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World XI players debut Rickshaw ride

LAHORE: The World XI players got the unique experience of their life by riding in Rickshaws to get the taste of Lahore culture here on Tuesday. Although they did not get the chance to have a ride on the roads of Lahore, yet inside the Gaddafi Stadium in front of ...

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Pakistan beat World-XI in the first T20 match by 20 runs

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LAHORE: Helped by a fiery 86 runs from Babar Azam and disciplined bowling, Pakistan easily defeated World XI by 20 runs Tuesday here at the Gaddafi Stadium. Spinners consolidated Pakistan’s gains in the middle, slowing the World XI’s run rate after Rumman Raees took the side’s openers in sixth over ...

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ICC’s security team reaches Lahore to assess security arrangements

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LAHORE: In order to review the security arrangements for international cricketing stars visiting the country to play a three-match series against Pakistan – Independence Cup 2017, to be played on September 12, 13 and 15 at the Gaddafi Stadium – International Cricket Council’s (ICC) two-member special security team arrived in ...

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Bright chances of winning ODI, Test series: Mushtaq

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LAHORE  – National Cricket Academy (NCA) head coach Mushtaq Ahmad has said that Pakistan’s chances of winning ODI and Test series against the West Indies are quite bright. Talking to the reporters here at the Gaddafi Stadium on Wednesday, Mushtaq said: “I am quite confident that after giving excellent performances ...

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Arthur wants more aggressive approach in T20

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LAHORE: Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur believes new captain Sarfraz Ahmed will bring some much-needed aggression to the limited-overs team who have struggled in the ODI format for the last two years. Arthur said Saturday that Pakistan had been playing ‘a very conservative type’ of one-day international cricket. This didn’t work ...

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Lahore to host World XI team for T20 series

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LONDON: The International Cricket Council will send a World XI team to Pakistan in late September for a four-match Twenty20 series in Lahore, a top cricket official said Monday, a move likely to revive international cricket for the cricket-mad nation. Ab Bolo! PSL Lahore has opened the door to return of ...

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Excited Sethi credits public for PSL success

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LAHORE: Pakistan Super League (PSL) chairman Najam Sethi has said that the presence of a huge crowd here at the Gaddafi Stadium is a proof that Pakistanis are peaceful and sport loving people. Excited Sethi welcomed the crowd, which thronged the stadium five hours before the start of the mega ...

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PSL finalists to have 4 foreign players each: Najam Sethi

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DUBAI: Both the teams playing in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final will have four foreign players each, PSL chairman Najam Sethi announced on social media.“I can confirm that each finalist team will field four foreign players from pool of platinum, diamond and gold players who have agreed,” he posted ...

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PSL final a history-making moment: Sethi

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LAHORE: Pakistan Super League (PSL) chairman Najam Sethi has said that the PSL final will be a history-making moment in the national cricket and its successful holding will motivate foreign teams to play international cricket in Pakistan. Talking to the reporters here at the Gaddafi Stadium on Tuesday, Sethi said: ...

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Sethi vows no threat to foreign players

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DUBAI: Pakistan Super League (PSL) chairman Najam Sethi Thursday dispelled the impression that there was any threat to foreign players or Gaddafi Stadium Lahore (GSL) from terrorists. In a statement on Wednesday, Sethi said: “According to my personal opinion, the recent blasts in Lahore have nothing to do with the ...

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