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Younis Khan heaps praise on England’s Jofra Archer

LONDON: The Pakistan cricket team have left for their tour of England on Sunday. 20 players and 11 support staff were the ones that left Pakistan with several other players missing out due to positive coronavirus tests. Six out of the 10 coronavirus-infected cricketers returned negative when they were tested ...

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Archer hopes to play all three Tests against Windies

LONDON: England paceman Jofra Archer says he has fully recovered from a right elbow injury sustained earlier this year and hopes to play in all three Tests against the West Indies next month. Barbados-born Archer’s injury had ruled him out of England’s tour of Sri Lanka and the Indian Premier ...

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Archer reveals he’s lost his World Cup winner’s medal

LONDON: England fast bowler Jofra Archer said he’d “gone mad” looking for his World Cup winner’s medal after losing the prized piece of silverware while moving house. Last year saw the Sussex quick establish himself on the global stage as he helped England win their first men’s 50-over global title, ...

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Racists out of tune with changing world, says Jofra Archer

MANCHESTER: England´s fast-bowling sensation Jofra Archer says cricket fans who resort to racist abuse should realise times have moved on and the world is a much more multicultural place. The 24-year-old Barbados-born bowler has quickly become a favourite with the England fans since he became eligible to play for his ...

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Ben Stokes and Archer promise bright England Test future

LONDON: Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer promise a glittering Test future for England but Joe Root’s men have work to do if they are to replicate their World Cup success in the five-day game. England’s focus on white-ball cricket paid off handsomely when they became world champions for the first ...

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Archer claims six wickets as England take charge of Ashes finale

LONDON: Jofra Archer took six wickets as England bowled Australia out for 225 to gain the upper hand on the second day of the fifth Ashes Test despite another Steve Smith masterclass. Joe Root’s team are desperate to level the series at 2-2 to end their historic World Cup-winning season ...

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Archer claims six, Australia all out for 179

HEADINGLEY: Six wickets to Jofra Archer has England on top after another intriguing day in this Ashes series as Australia were bowled out for 179 on the opening day of the third Test at Headingley. There was good sense in Joe Root’s decision. The clouds were low, the forecast was ...

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Steve Waugh wowed by deceptive Archer’s ‘X-factor’

LONDON: England fast bowler Jofra Archer has the “X-factor” that unsettles opposition batting lineups, said former Australia captain Steve Waugh who believes the evenly-balanced Ashes series would be decided by a few key moments. Archer made his test debut in the drawn second match at Lord’s and produced several spells ...

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Archer had advised batsmen to buy an extra helmet six years ago

LONDON: England’s new pace sensation, Jofra Archer made an impressive red-ball debut against Australia in the second Test of the ongoing Ashes series at Lord’s. The right-arm venomous fast bowler displayed all the tricks of pace bowling, where he tested the Aussie batsmen with channel bowling and lethal bouncers with ...

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