Wednesday, 24 January 2018

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Lyon takes 8 as India bundled out for 189 on first day

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BANGALORE: Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon claimed eight wickets, including Virat Kohli´s prized scalp, to leave India reeling on the opening day of the second Test in Bangalore today. The hosts were 168 for five at tea with opener Lokesh Rahul fighting on with an unbeaten half-century at Bangalore´s M Chinnaswamy Stadium. ...

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Sharjeel Khan submits reply to spot-fixing charge sheet

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LAHORE: Islamabad United’s opener Sharjeel Khan has submitted the reply to the charge sheet of spot fixing in Pakistan Super League (PSL). According to sources, the left handed batsman stated in his reply that he did nothing wrong. “I can’t even think about spot fixing,” he said. About meeting with the ...

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Guptill’s 180 not out levels ODI series

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AUCKLAND: Could Martin Guptill slot back into the New Zealand line-up after a month on the sidelines and make an immediate impact? The answer to that was an emphatic ‘yes’ as he surged to a ferocious 180 off 138 balls at Seddon Park to set up a series decider in ...

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Miss Kurdistan wants to attend PSL final in Lahore

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DUBAI: The Beauty peagant from Kurdistan region of Iraq is a cricket fan and intends to travel to Lahore to watch the final of the mega event. Former title holder of Miss Kurdistan and Miss Kurdistan World Shene Aziz Ako, in a video message, gave a glimpse to her fans ...

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Sammy bowled over by Zalmi love

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DUBAI: Darren Sammy has been the toast of Peshawar Zalmi since he joined them last year. The West Indies’ T20 World Cup captain feels privileged to be a part of the setup and wants to give his best to lift the Pakistan Super League trophy this year for his team. ...

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ICC to fine India for POOR Pune pitch

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DUBAI: Further merit has been added to Steve Smith’s hundred in Pune after the ICC officially reported the Pune pitch as unacceptable. India has been put on notice for the “poor” condition of the wicket and the BCCI is now under intense pressure not to prepare another rank turner for ...

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PSL nurturing Pakistan’s budding talent, says Alan Wilkins

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DUBAI: Former county cricketer and renowned commentator Alan Wilkins has termed Pakistan Super League as a platform for Pakistan’s budding cricketers to display their talent to the world. Talking to media, Wilkins – who’s in the commentary team for the PSL – said that the league has already produced some ...

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‘PSL final will be held in Lahore’

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LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif Monday gave the go-ahead to hold the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final in Lahore. The decision was taken after a high-level security huddle, following a string of targeted attacks across the country, particularly in Lahore, which claimed nearly 100 lives. “Law and order committee, ...

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PSL: Gayle blitz seals Kings playoffs berth, Lahore dumped out

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DUBAI: It was one of those days when it rained cats and dogs. But luckily enough, we did get a game going at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. And then there was the impending storm. Chris Gayle hadn’t fired all tournament, up until now that is. The big-hitting West Indian ...

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