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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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Afridi as brand ambassador for T10 Cricket League QPL

DOHA: The Qatar Cricket Association has announced the Qatar Premier T10 Cricket League (QPL) to be played in the Gulf state with 4-6 teams this year. Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has been taken on board as brand ambassador for the matches. “I would like to announce that the Qatar Cricket ...

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Qandeel Baloch remembered on 3rd death anniversary

LAHORE – The third death anniversary of Fouzia Azeem, aka Qandeel Baloch the social media sensation who came to a tragic end after her brother allegedly strangled her to death was observed on Monday. Qandeel was killed in July 2016. Her brother confessed to the murder, saying her actions had ...

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Afridi: Blackcaps played brilliant game against India: Afridi

BIRMINGHAM: The Cricket World Cup semifinal between New Zealand and India was a stunning game and though I had predicted an England-India final, the Blackcaps did really well to qualify for the final, former Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi reacted on social media after New Zealand beat India to enter the ...

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Shahid Afridi lashes out at Gautam Gambhir yet again

LONDON: Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has once again lashed out at his old nemesis ex-Indian opening batsman Gautam Gambhir for his remarks regarding the cricketing relationships between the two sides. “Do you think Gautam used his wits while talking about this? Does this look like something which a sensible ...

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Shahid Afridi: No excuse for balanced Pakistan World Cup squad

KARACHI: Former captain Shahid Afridi said Pakistan have injected the right amount of experience into their World Cup squad with the late inclusions of pacemen Wahab Riaz and Mohammed Amir, and have no excuse for poor performance now. In a video posted on the Pakistan Cricket Board’s Twitter feed, he ...

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Afridi lambasted over sexist remarks in autobiography

KARACHI: Former Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi batted away accusations of misogyny this week as critics lashed out at the cricket star’s admission that he refuses to let his daughters play outdoor sports. The remarks were just the latest controversy stemming from Afridi’s tell-all autobiography – “Game Changer” – released in ...

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Gambhir’s ‘hilarious’ reaction to Afridi’s book

LAHORE/MUMBAI: Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has been making headlines ever since his autobiography “Game Changer” released. Be it his views on Kashmir or “age” revelation, Afridi has created quite a stir. In his autobiography, Afridi has slammed Gautam Gambhir, saying the former Indian opener lacked personality and has an ...

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