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Indian Cricket Team Can Help Pakistan in Becoming No.1 T20I Team

NEW DELHI: Indian Cricket Team, who recently defeated New Zealand in the three-match ODI series, will now aim to clinch the three-match T20I series against the Black Caps and in that process, the Men in Blue can help their arch-rivals Pakistan to top the ICC T20I Team Ranking chart. Currently, ...

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Malik desires to win a World Cup

LAHORE: Veteran cricketer Shoaib Malik has expressed his desire to win a World Cup for Pakistan saying only a World Cup is missing from my honour. “I still want to play a few more years. I come to the ground every morning and practice hard. I don’t know about tomorrow ...

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Shoaib, Sania, Shadab engage in fun Twitter conversation

LAHORE: Sania Mirza – wife of cricketer Shoaib Malik – her husband and cricketer Shadab Khan engaged in a funny conversation on Twitter following the culmination of Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka. Chalen phir is pe?? #MOM #Manoftheseries @realshoaibmalik pic.twitter.com/iEnkxuKJ7O — Sania Mirza (@MirzaSania) October 29, 2017 Yes yes! Jaldi ...

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Pakistan maintains superiority over India in ODI’s

DUBAI: Pakistan continues to have an edge over India in One Day Internationals (ODIs) despite the fact that in recent years, the arch-rivals remained dominant over green shirts. Since October 1, 1978 when Pakistan and India met each other for the first time in 50-over format, a total 129 ODI ...

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Indian curator caught pitch-fixing in sting operation

PUNE: The curator at the Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) Ground in Pune has been caught ‘allowing people to tamper with the pitch’ in a sting operation carried out by a team of Indian journalists ahead of the second ODI between India and New Zealand. India Today reporters disguised as ‘bookies’ ...

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Arthur praises Pakistan player over spot fixing case

DUBAI: Mickey Arthur, Pakistan head coach, praised an unnamed player for reporting a spot fixing approach as “a real example to our team”. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Saturday confirmed a player was approached with a fixing offer during the ongoing one-day series with Sri Lanka but he reported ...

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Young Babar Azam may break Amla’s record

SHARJAH: Young Pakistani middle order batsman Babar Azam has broken several records in the beginning of his career. He is just 242 runs away from reaching the 2,000-run mark in record time. The Lahore-born maestro can break South African batsman Hashim Amla’s record by reaching to 2,000 runs within less ...

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Khan’s record haul destroys Sri Lanka

DUBAI: Left-arm paceman Usman Khan Shinwari destroyed Sri Lanka with a five-wicket burst to help Pakistan achieve a convincing nine-wicket win in the fifth and final one-day international to secure a 5-0 series sweep. Khan’s 5-34 in seven overs reduced Sri Lanka to 103 all out in 26.2 overs in ...

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Pakistan defeat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in fourth ODI

SHARJAH:Pakistan ruled the roost in the fourth One-Day International as well as Sri Lanka folded for 173 in 43.4 overs after opting to bat in Sharjah on Friday (October 20). Only Lahiru Thirimanne (62) got going but with little support, as the visitors could only muster a paltry score. After ...

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Cricket ODI rankings: Hasan Ali jumps to number one bowler

DUBAI: Pakistan right-arm pacer Hasan Ali on Friday jumped six places to become the number one bowler in International Cricket Council’s ODI rankings. The 23-year-old, the highest wicket-taker in the 2017 Champions Trophy, has 743 points as compared to South African spinner Imran Tahir, who has 726. He recently starred ...

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