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Tag Archives: Pakistan Super League

PSL 2 commences with magnificent colourful ceremony

DUBAI: The second Pakistan Super League (PSL) commenced with the colourful opening ceremony held here at Dubai International Stadium on Thursday. The opening ceremony started with the national anthems of Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The organisers billed it to be an entertaining event, with celebrity appearances and ...

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PSL: Johan Botha joins Islamabad United

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DUBAI: Former South Africa captain Johan Botha will be Islamabad United’s fielding coach for Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2017, the franchise’s management announced on Wednesday. Botha will replace Darren Berry for the post. Berry, who coaches the South Australia team, was unavailable for the second season of PSL due to ...

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PSL launched with new glittering trophy

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LAHORE: The second edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) was officially launched at a colourful function attended by team captains, owners, coaches and PSL’s top officials at the Dubai International Stadium on Monday. In front of a packed hall, the new glittering trophy, which will be known as the ...

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Explosive English batsman Jason Roy joins Lahore Qalandars

Jason Roy

DUBAI: England’s explosive batsman Jason Roy has arrived in Dubai to join PSL team Lahore Qalandars for the second edition of Pakistan Super League. Jason joined the Qalandars after performing national duty for England in India where he scored 19, 10 and 32 in three T20Is and 73, 82 and ...

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PSL ‘Spirit Trophy’ unveiling ceremony today

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DUBAI: The trophy unveiling ceremony of the second edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL) will be held in Dubai on Monday (today). President of PSL’s Governing Council Najam Sethi and captains and owners of all five franchises – Karachi Kings, Islamabad United, Quetta Gladiators, Peshawar Zalmi and Lahore Qalandars – ...

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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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West Indies’ Andre Russell banned for one year

SYDNEY: Globetrotting West Indian all-rounder Andre Russell has been banned from all cricket for a year over a doping code violation, his Australian Twenty20 club said on Wednesday. The 28-year-old did not file his whereabouts on three occasions in 2015 as required, which constitutes a failed drugs test under World ...

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Fitness standard should be set: Saeed Ajmal

Saeed Ajmal

ISLAMABAD: Training camp underway by Islamabad United for the preparation of Pakistan Super League (PSL) second edition. The former Pakistani bowler Saeed Ajmal asked the cricket board to introduce a fitness standard for players. Meanwhile, the preparations for PSL are in full swing. The star players chatted with program host ...

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Jason Roy, Marlon Samuels picked by PSL franchises

Jason Roy was picked up by Lahore Qalandars as a replacement for the injured Dwayne Bravo DUBAI: The five franchises of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) indulged in a replacement draft for the second edition of the tournament at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore. The replacement draft was held ...

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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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