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IPL – Amla wins heart with fair play

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BENGALURU: South Africa opener Hashim Amla proved why he’s termed as one of the best ambassadors of game with his on-field gesture during a match in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017.  The Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) opener garnered applause for his ‘fair play’ during match against Royal Challengers Bangalore ...

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West Indies defeat Pakistan by 106 in Bridgetown Test

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Alzarri Joseph sent back Babar Azam for a two-ball duck BRIDGETOWN: Shannon Gabriel’s five-wicket haul inspired West Indies to a 106 run victory over Pakistan on the final day of the second Test in Bridgetown on Thursday. Pakistan started the fifth day at the Kensington Oval requiring 188 runs but ...

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Chairman PCB: Misbah better captain than Imran Khan

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KINGSTON: Pakistan’s Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq will play his last international match against the West Indies on May 10. As Misbah steps into the sunset, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shahryar Khan has paid the skipper the compliment to beat all compliments. Appearing before the National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Inter-Provincial ...

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PCB serves legal notice on BCCI for dishonouring MOU

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LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board has today sent a Notice of Dispute under the Dispute Resolution Committee Terms of Reference of the ICC (ICC TORs) to Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). According to an issued statement from the PCB, the notice has been sent for breaching the ...

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Prince Philip opens new Lord’s stand

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LONDON: Prince Philip, husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, opened the new Warner Stand at Lord’s Wednesday following a £25m reconstruction project. The rebuilding of the 2,656-seater stand is the first phrase in a major overhaul of the world-famous ground that will take place over the next two decades. The ...

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Windies respond after Ali ton, Misbah bowled out for 99

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BRIDGETOWN: Misbah-ul-Haq missed a Test century by one run for the second consecutive match but Azhar Ali completed three figures as Pakistan took a first inning lead of 81, totalling 393 in reply to the West Indies 312 on the third day of the second Test at Kensington Oval in ...

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Pakistan seize advantage in Barbados

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Azhar Ali (right) of Pakistan cricket hits a boundary during Day 2 of the 2nd Test match against West Indies cricket team at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados BARBADOS: West Indies cricket team took three quick wickets after tea to leave the second test evenly balanced as Pakistan cricket team stumbled ...

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Chase hits century as West Indies recover against Pakistan

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BRIDGETOWN:  Roston Chase second Test hundred and fine support from captain Jason Holder in a record unbroken partnership lifted the West Indies to 286 for six at stumps on the opening day of the second Test against Pakistan at Kensington Oval yesterday. Called upon to repair yet another debacle at ...

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Players reject Cricket Australia’s disrespectful pay offer

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MELBOURNE: Australia’s players’ union rejected a Cricket Australia pay and conditions proposal, saying it was unfair and disrespectful. The sport’s governing body put forward an improved offer, but the Australian Cricketers’ Association called it a “win” for administrators, but a “loss” for cricket. CA has offered total potential pay for ...

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