Monday, 22 January 2018

Tag Archives: PSL

Aqib appointed head coach, Fakhar vice captain of Qalandars

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LAHORE: Former bowler Aqib Javed has been named new head coach of Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Lahore Qalandars for the upcoming season, while opener Fakhar Zaman has been appointed vice captain of the team. Aqib replaces Paddy Upton, who was the head coach for the first two seasons of ...

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Inzamam attaches high hopes with Pakistan for New Zealand tour

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MULTAN: Chief Selector Pakistan Cricket Team Inzamam-ul-Haq attached high hopes with his team for New Zealand tour, saying that it would fly to the country a week before the series to adjust with local conditions. Talking to reporters here on Saturday, Inzamam accompanied by former king spin, Mushtaq Ahmad, informed ...

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Azhar Ali optimistic about NZ series comeback after injury

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LAHORE: Former skipper Azhar Ali said on Tuesday that although his doctors would make the final call on his fitness and availability for the upcoming series against New Zealand, he was optimistic about his chances for a return to international cricket. Ali was incapacitated following a hamstring injury in an ...

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Waqar Younis terms spot-fixing as cancer in sports

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LONDON: Former Pakistani cricketer, Waqar Younis, recently expressed his disappointment at the recent influx of unscrupulous activities in the Pakistan cricket circle. The Pakistan Super League (PSL) has been a breakthrough innovation for the country but the T20 league saw itself being plagued by the menace of spot fixing last ...

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PSL: Bash Bros set to take Pakistan by storm

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SYDNEY: Brisbane’s “Bash Brothers” have taken the BBL by storm, and will team up again in the Pakistan Super League after Chris Lynn was the top pick in the PSL Draft overnight. Lynn, who is on the comeback trail from shoulder surgery, was taken by the Lahore Qalanders, who already ...

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Karachi in line to host next PSL final

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KARACHI is in line to host the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final next year in what would be the city’s highest-profile game in nearly a decade. PCB chairman Najam Sethi revealed at the league’s draft in Lahore, that they have “made a commitment” to hold it in Karachi. If it ...

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Peshawar Zalmi retains Darren Sammy as captain

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Peshawar Zalmi have retained their skipper Darren Sammy for the consecutive second time in Pakistan Super League 2018, the franchise announced on Saturday. It should be noted here that Zalmi won the second installment of the league last year in leadership of Indies Sammy. Owner of the franchise, Javed Afridi ...

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Inzamam joins Lahore Qalandars as adviser

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LAHORE: Pakistan Chief Selector and former team captain Inzamam-ul-Haq has become part of Lahore Qalandar, a franchise of Pakistan Super League (PSL), as an adviser to mentor the young players. In a press talk, Rana Fawad, chairman of Lahore Qalandars, welcomed Haq, saying the new induction will provide guidance to ...

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Sri Lanka Cricket confirm Pakistan tour

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COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s cricket authority confirmed on Monday that it will go ahead with its tour of Pakistan later this month for the third and final T20I match despite security concerns expressed by several players. Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said its executive committee agreed unanimously that the October 29 match ...

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Shahid Afridi joins Karachi Kings for PSL 3

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LAHORE: Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi on Tuesday joined Karachi Kings for Pakistan Super League’s third season. Afridi was affiliated with Peshawar Zalmi and was part of their victorious campaign in the last season before missing the final due to a hand injury. The BLOCKBUSTER Trade of the Year! Karachi ...

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