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Tag Archives: Pakistan

Fakhar becomes fastest batsman to get to 1000 ODI runs

HARARE: Pakistan hard-hitting left-handed opener Fakhar Zaman broke another record as he became the fastest batsman to get to 1000 ODI runs, reaching the milestone in just 18 innings. Zaman needed 20 runs to break this record-earlier held by Sir Vivian Richards- in the fifth One Day International (ODI) against Zimbabwe. Kevin ...

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Pakistan thrash Zimbabwe for ODI series sweep

AFP BULAWAYO: Pakistan completed a series whitewash over Zimbabwe with a 131-run win on Sunday in the fifth and final match at Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo. On another record-setting day for the visitors, Fakhar Zaman became the fastest player in history to reach 1,000 career runs in one-day international ...

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We support sexual harassment: Kayseria Creative director

LOLLYWOOD: Protesters showed up at the premiere of Pakistani movie ‘Teefa in Trouble’ in Lahore yesterday, calling for a boycott of the movie, and one of the guests attending has caused a social media stir. Waleed Zaman, the creative director of Kayseria – a popular Pakistani clothing brand, was attending ...

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Fakhar Zaman can lead Pakistan to World Cup glory, says Imam

KARACHI: Pakistan opening batsman Imamul Haq believes that Fakhar Zaman – who became the first Pakistan batsman to score a double century in ODI cricket – can help Pakistan win the World Cup because of the amount of talent he possesses. Speaking in an interview after the conclusion of the ...

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Pakistan thrash Zimbabwe for fourth successive time

BULAWAYO: Pakistan crushed Zimbabwe by a huge margin of 244 runs in the fourth One-day International here. This was Pakistan’s second biggest win in ODIs, behind the 255-run win over Ireland in 2015. Chasing 400, the most difficult target for them, Zimbabwe could not resist against the Pakistan bowlers and ...

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Pakistan to face England before World Cup 2019

LONDON: Pakistan is set to be England’s first opponents of the home international season next year as the England and Wales Cricket Board on Thursday announced that Pakistan will play five one-day internationals (ODI) and a lone T20I against England in England before the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Pakistan ...

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Sharif family to stay in jail till election, Pakistani court adjourns appeals

LONDON: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) adjourned till the last week of July appeals by jailed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (retired) Safdar against their conviction for corruption. The decision means that Sharif, until recently the leader of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), ...

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Google Doodle honours legendary Mehdi Hassan on his 91st birthday

KARACHI: As midnight struck, Google changed its search page ‘doodle’ to a visual representation of legendary ghazal singer Ustad Mehdi Hassan Khan in honour of the late musician’s 91st birthday. Google pays homage to various notable names around the world through its Google Doodle feature, wherein it changes its logo ...

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Azhar Ali signs for Somerset

LONDON: Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali has joined Somerset for the remainder of their first-class English County Championship fixtures this season, the southwest club said. The 33-year-old replaces Australia opener Matt Renshaw, who made three hundreds at 51.30 in the opening rounds of the Championship before breaking a finger against Surrey ...

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Pakistan walk over Zimbabwe

(AFP) ICC: Fakhar Zaman’s second ODI century, and seven wickets shared between Usman Khan and Hassan Ali, ensured Pakistan completed a nine-wicket win and took a 2-0 lead in the five-match ODI series. Pakistan were always heavy favourites for this series after many of Zimbabwe’s best players ruled themselves out ...

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