Friday, 31 March 2017

Tag Archives: PSL

Dwayne Smith retires from international cricket

Dwayne Smith PSL

DUBAI: West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Smith announced retirement from international cricket. Smith, who is currently playing for Islamabad United in Pakistan Super League, announced the decision before the play-off against Karachi Kings. The last match in which he represented West Indies was an ODI against United Arab Emirates (UAE) in ...

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PSL – Gayle, Pollard fail to fire but Kings advance

KARACHI KINGS PSL

Karachi Kings beat Islamabad United by 44 runs in 2nd qualifying playoff SHARJAH: Neither Chris Gayle nor Kieron Pollard fired but Karachi Kings still managed to stay alive in the Pakistan Super League with a convincing 44-run victory over Dwayne Smith’s Islamabad United in the first qualifier, yesterday. Playing at ...

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PSL finalists to have 4 foreign players each: Najam Sethi

NAJAM

DUBAI: Both the teams playing in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final will have four foreign players each, PSL chairman Najam Sethi announced on social media.“I can confirm that each finalist team will field four foreign players from pool of platinum, diamond and gold players who have agreed,” he posted ...

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Sammy bowled over by Zalmi love

Darren Sammy psl

DUBAI: Darren Sammy has been the toast of Peshawar Zalmi since he joined them last year. The West Indies’ T20 World Cup captain feels privileged to be a part of the setup and wants to give his best to lift the Pakistan Super League trophy this year for his team. ...

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PSL final a history-making moment: Sethi

NAJAM

LAHORE: Pakistan Super League (PSL) chairman Najam Sethi has said that the PSL final will be a history-making moment in the national cricket and its successful holding will motivate foreign teams to play international cricket in Pakistan. Talking to the reporters here at the Gaddafi Stadium on Tuesday, Sethi said: ...

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Quetta Gladiators pull out thriller to reach PSL final

QUETTA PSL

SHARJAH: Quetta Gladiators beat Peshawar Zalmi by just one run in the thrilling first playoff of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2017 here at the Sharjah Cricket Ground on Tuesday. Zalmi skipper won the toss and opted to bowl first on the Sharjah pitch. The Quetta openers started off ferociously. ...

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PSL nurturing Pakistan’s budding talent, says Alan Wilkins

Alan Wilkins

DUBAI: Former county cricketer and renowned commentator Alan Wilkins has termed Pakistan Super League as a platform for Pakistan’s budding cricketers to display their talent to the world. Talking to media, Wilkins – who’s in the commentary team for the PSL – said that the league has already produced some ...

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Afridi expresses desire to play farewell match in Lahore

AFRIDI

DUBAI: Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi on Tuesday that everyone should take on the responsibility of holding a successful PSL final including fans, media and security organisations. “Decision to hold PSL final in Lahore is huge and I am really looking forward to it,” the all-rounder said. Afridi, who recently ...

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PSL: Gayle blitz seals Kings playoffs berth, Lahore dumped out

GAYLE PSL

DUBAI: It was one of those days when it rained cats and dogs. But luckily enough, we did get a game going at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. And then there was the impending storm. Chris Gayle hadn’t fired all tournament, up until now that is. The big-hitting West Indian ...

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Pollard remembers school coach’s advice in six-hitting finish

POLARD

DUBAI: Kieron Pollard, the big-hitting West Indies allrounder, stuck to the advice he got from his coach in school -“ten runs are achievable in two balls – to seal a stunning win for Karachi Kings and keep them in the hunt for a Pakistan Super League play-off spot. The dasher ...

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