Tuesday, 18 February 2020

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Shahid Afridi completed a century of ducks

DHAKA: Pakistan’s legendary former all-rounder Shahid Afridi completed a century of ducks in competitive cricket, while representing Dhaka Platoon against Rajshahi Royals in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). England’s all-rounder Ravi Bopara removed Afridi on his first ball which led to the embarrassing record. The all-rounder has been dismissed for ...

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Reema Khan runs into Sushmita Sen at a charity event

NEW YORK: Pakistani actor Reema Khan recently met Bollywood actor Sushmita Sen at an event in the US. The two divas were photographed together at a charity event for children with disabilities. Taking to Instagram, the 48-year-old star shared her picture with the former Miss Universe. Both of them look ...

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Shoaib Malik a better captaincy choice over Babar Azam, says Afridi

LONDON: Pakistan former captain Shahid Afridi believes that veteran batsman Shoaib Malik would have been a better T20I captaincy choice over Babar Azam, as ICC T20 World Cup 2020 approaches. “Babar Azam is no doubt the backbone of Pakistan batting line and a consistent performer for Pakistan, but I believe ...

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Shahid Afridi bats for girls’ education, announces campaign

KARACHI: Pakistan’s former captain and flamboyant cricketer Shahid Afridi – who was once criticized by women rights’ activists for his comments on women’s participation in sports – has announced to launch a campaign to promote girls’ education in country. The former captain was joined by his daughters Aqsa and Insha ...

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Shahid Afridi praises leading run-scorer Virat Kohli

Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi congratulated Virat Kohli after he again became the only batsman to average 50 runs in all three formats of the game. Virat’s unbeaten 72 runs in the second T20I against South Africa boosted his average in the shortest format from 49.35 to 50.85. It means ...

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Afridi congrats Malinga for breaking record ‘in his format’

LAHORE: Pakistan former captain Shahid Afridi congratulated Sri Lanka’s Lasith Malinga for breaking his record, after the Lankan speedster overtook Afridi becoming the most successful bowler in Twenty20 Internationals (T20I) cricket. “Congrats Lasith Malinga on becoming the highest wicket taker in my format. Good luck on becoming the first to ...

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Gambhir lashes out at Afridi over Kashmir tweet, Afridi hits back

NEW DELHI/KARACHI: Former India opener Gautam Gambhir has slammed ex-Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi after the latter said that he will soon visit the Line of Control (LoC) to “express solidarity with our Kashmiri brethren” following the government’s decision to abrogate Article 370 which granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir. ...

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Shoaib Malik thrashes Shahid Afridi’s Wolves in GT20

TORONTO: Pakistan veteran middle order batsman Shoaib Malik booked his team the Vancouver Knights a place in the finals of Global T20 Canada, thrashing Shahid Afridi’s Brampton Wolves in the first qualifier of the tournament at Brampton. Malik top scored for his side with 46 off 26 deliveries, featuring three ...

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Afridi, Gambhir in Twitter spat over Kashmir

NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD: Former stars of fierce cricket rivals India and Pakistan traded online barbs Tuesday over New Delhi’s explosive decision to strip Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK) of its autonomous status. Indian ex-cricketer Gautam Gambhir took a swipe at Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi after he urged the United Nations to intervene in the move ...

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Afridi smashes match-winning 81 in Global T20 Canada

TORONTO: Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi rolled back the years as he smashed a blistering half-century for Brampton Wolves in their Global T20 Canada fixture against Edmonton Royals. The all-rounder made 81 runs off 40 deliveries with the help of 10 boundaries and five sixes, with his knock helping his ...

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