Saturday, 22 July 2017

Tag Archives: Misbah-ul-Haq

Misbah, Kohli and Younis get Wisden honours

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LONDON: Indian captain Virat Kohli has been named as the Leading Cricketer in the World in the 2017 edition of the respected Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack, – ‘cricket’s bible’ – published this week. Meanwhile, Pakistan’s Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan were named as two of Wisden’s Five Cricketers of the Year. According ...

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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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Misbah smashed 6 sixes on 6 balls in Hong Kong T20 blitz

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HONG KONG: Amidst the controversy of being asked to retire from international cricket, Misbah-ul-Haq just showed how much cricket he has left in him. He launched a massive attack against PCB by pelting six sixes against Hung Hom Jaguars while playing for Hong Kong United Island in the Hong Kong ...

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Misbah to lead Pakistan in Windies tour

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LAHORE: Pakistan’s ageing Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq on Monday made himself available for next month’s series in the West Indies, ignoring entreaties from ex-players to call time on his illustrious career following a slew of poor results. Misbah, who will turn 43 in May, had asked the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) ...

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PSL: Quetta Gladiators, Islamabad United register crucial wins

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Kevin Pietersen led from the front with a match-winning 42-ball 88 as Quetta Gladiators beat Lahore Qalandars by 5 wickets in the Pakistan Super League on Saturday. Batting first, Lahore Qalandars had put up 200 in the stipulated overs with Jason Roy top-scoring with 51 off 27 balls. Fakhar Zaman ...

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PSL ideal platform for development of players: Misbah

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DUBAI: Misbah-ul-Haq has expressed hope that the Pakistan Super League will do the job of acting as a pipeline for talent to help shore up the immediate future of cricket in the country. “PSL is an ideal platform for the development of the players, just like the other leagues. So ...

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PSL will help me decide to stay or quit, says Misbah

LAHORE: Pakistan’s Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq has said that his participation and performance in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) will decide his cricketing future. “My participation in the PSL will help me decide to stay or quit the game as age factor is not a problem with me and as long ...

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Azhar Ali’s captaincy to be reviewed post Australia tour: PCB

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SYDNEY: The chairman of the PCB has said that the captaincy of the national one-day team skipper Azhar Ali will be reviewed after the Australian tour. “Once the Australian tour is over we will review the captaincy issue and take a decision on it,” Shaharyar Khan said. “I don’t want ...

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Misbah may decide future after PSL

LAHORE: Misbah ul Haq, Pakistan’s Test captain will use the Pakistan Super League (PSL) as a platform by which to make a decision about his international future, and said that he is likely to take a call within the next month. Misbah is keen to assess his batting and hunger ...

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We eye clean sweep against Pakistan: Smith

MELBOURNE: Steve Smith’s sole aim will be to keep Australia in the winning habit when they take on Pakistan in the third Test. The recall of Steve O’Keefe for a twin-spin attack and inclusion of debutant batting all-rounder Hilton Cartwright gives Australia the look of a team getting an early ...

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