Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Tag Archives: IPL

Pakistan targeting associate nations to play during the IPL

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LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is facing serious conundrums with the latest updates made by the International Cricket Council (ICC). The ICC recently made the April-May window open only for the Indian Premier League (IPL) action. What this essentially meant was that the other countries were asked by the ...

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Jonty Rhodes parts ways with Mumbai Indians

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MUMBAI: Jonty Rhodes’ long innings as fielding coach of Mumbai Indians has come to an end after nine years because he has decided to focus on personal business. The three-time IPL champion has named James Pamment as the fielding coach of the side for IPL 2018. MI owner Akash Ambani ...

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IPL franchises could be allowed to retain players

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CHENNAI Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR), the two franchises returning to the Indian Premier League (IPL), after serving the two-year suspension period, can hope to cling on to some of their original star players if the proposals floated by the IPL Governing Council (GC) is agreed upon by ...

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Tom Moody to coach PSL new team Multan Sultans

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KARACHI: Former Australian cricketer Tom Moody has been appointed as the head coach of Pakistan Super League’s (PSL) new team Multan Sultans. The announcement was made by Multan Sultans Director of Cricket Wasim Akram during a ceremony to launch the team’s kit and logo in Karachi. “Tom Moody has great ...

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Waqar Younis joins Islamabad United

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LAHORE: Former Pakistan captain and head coach Waqar Younis has joined the Islamabad United as bowling coach for the third edition of the Pakistan Super League to be held in 2018. The franchise owner announced this while Waqar was also given a role of director cricket for United. Regarding his ...

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Irfan Pathan trolled for posting photograph with wife

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Indian all-rounder Irfan Pathan, on Tuesday, was criticised by many on Instagram as well as on his Facebook page, after he posted a photograph with his wife who can be seen wearing nail polish. Even though Irfan’s wife Safa Baig – to whom he got married to in February 2016 ...

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Lahore Qalandars bidding for South African Cricket League

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Lahore Qalandars of Pakistan Super League (PSL) have shown interest in offering a bid for a franchise in proposed South African T20 league, crictracker reported on Tuesday. Reportedly, South Africa’s Global Destination League is set to roll out later this year. Lahore Qalandars are not the only team from the ...

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Mumbai beat Pune in tense IPL final

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HYDERABAD: Mumbai Indians beat Rising Pune Supergiant by one run in a gripping Indian Premier League final on Sunday. Pune captain Steve Smith hit a crucial 51 that seemed to put Pune on course for victory in the chase for Mumbai´s 129-8. But he was then one of two wickets ...

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Smith lauds youngsters for Pune IPL success

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HYDERABAD: Rising Pune Supergiant might be packed with cricketing heavyweights, but skipper Steve Smith Saturday credited the youngsters for the team s success in the Indian Premier League Twenty20 tournament. Pune s Indian talent in Washington Sundar and Rahul Tripathi have won crucial games for the side that boasts of star players ...

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KKR advance after rain delay, to face Mumbai in Qualifier

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MUMBAI: A quickfire 32-run knock by captain Gautam Gambhir led Kolkata Knight Riders to a seven-wicket victory against Sunrisers Hyderabad in a late finish in the Indian Premier League (IPL) yesterday. With the win, the two-time champions made it to the second Qualifier against Mumbai Indians. Heavy showers coupled with ...

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