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Pakistan completely calm ahead of India clash: Arthur

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur (R) and captain Sarfraz Ahmed attend
 a press conference at Edgbaston cricket ground in Birmingham on June 3, 2017, ahead of the ICC Champions Trophy cricket match between Pakistan and India. / AFP PHOTO / Paul ELLIS / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur (R) and captain Sarfraz Ahmed attend a press conference at Edgbaston cricket ground in Birmingham BIRMINGHAM: Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur insisted his side were “completely calm” ahead of their Champions Trophy opener against arch-rivals India – the latest edition of world cricket’s highest profile fixture. A ...

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After Kohli-Kumble Clash, Sehwag applies for India coaching job

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NEW DELHI: Virender Sehwag, the former India batsman, has applied for the job of India coach, which will become vacant after Anil Kumble’s contract expires at the end of the ongoing Champions Trophy. Kumble is an automatic entry in the application process, but his chances of another term appear slim ...

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Hassan Ali aims to top Champions Trophy bowling chart

CARDIFF, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 04:  England player Joe Root is dismissed by Pakistan bowler Hasan Ali during the 5th One Day International between England and Pakistan at Swalec Stadium on September 4, 2016 in Cardiff, Wales.  (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

BIRMINGHAM: Pakistan’s young gun Hassan Ali aims to be the most successful bowler of the Champions Trophy. In an interview after Pakistan’s warm-up match against Australia, which was called off due to rain in Birmingham, Hassan said that he wants to be the highest wicket-taker in the tournament. He said ...

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Indian cricket players reportedly INTIMIDATED by coach Kumble

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MUMBAI: India’s campaign for Champions Trophy has begun under a cloud of discontent within the dressing room with the captain, and possibly a few other senior players, expressing a lack of confidence in their head coach. Speculation had been rife ever since the BCCI chose not to automatically extend the ...

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Jacqueline upset with Bieber gig, leaves the venue discreetly

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MUMBAI: As more and more details from Justin Bieber’s catastrophic concert in Mumbai emerge, it becomes horrifically clear that, apart from blowing the mandatory kisses at shrieking crowds, Mr Bieber was not the least interested in Mumbai and his fans in India. Not only did Mr Bieber insult his fans ...

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Twitter suspends singer Abhijeet account after offensive tweets

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MUMBAI: Twitter suspended singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya’s account after he posted a string of “offensive” tweets, especially against women. The move by the microblogging site came after social media users accused the 58-year-old singer of using “inappropriate” and “insulting” language. “Account Suspended: This account has been suspended…,” stated the message from ...

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CHAMPIONS TROPHY: Amir aims to perform well against India

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BIRMINGHAM: Fast bowler Mohammad Amir said on Monday that whichever team manages to handle pressure well in the Champions Trophy match between India and Pakistan will win the game. He said: “I bowled long spells in the West Indies tour. I am getting back my swing and my line and ...

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Sophie Ch eager to work with Fawad Khan, Ali Zafar

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MUMBAI: Since the strained Indo-Pak relationship last year, the neighbouring countries have been reluctant about harbouring talent from the other side of the border. So much so that the ban on Pakistani artists in India has not been lifted even after Pakistan removed its self-imposed ban on Indian films. In such ...

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