Wednesday, 19 December 2018

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Hope shines as West Indies blitz Bangladesh in first T20

SYLHET:  Shai Hope smashed the third-fastest fifty in international Twenty20 cricket as West Indies cruised to an eight-wicket victory in their series opener with Bangladesh on Monday. Cottrell used the short balls to precision to help his side dismiss Bangladesh for 129 in 19 overs before Hope led the charge with a ...

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Bangladesh crush West Indies to seal series

SYLHET: An all-round effort helped Bangladesh crush West Indies in the 3rd and deciding one-day international played at Sylhet International Stadium. After winning the toss, the Bangladesh bowlers restricted West Indies to a modest total despite Shai Hope’s century, and then chased down the target with ease. After Bangladesh captain ...

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Shai Hope’s helps Windies level ODI series over Bangladesh

DHAKA: An exceptional third ODI century from Shai Hope saw the West Indies earn a nail-biting four-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second ODI in Dhaka. Hope hit 146 from 144 balls, in an innings that featured 12 fours and three sixes, levelling the series after Bangladesh cruised to a ...

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West Indies´ Bravo returns for Bangladesh ODIs

DHAKA: Middle-order batsman Darren Bravo was recalled after more than two years away from ODI cricket as the West Indies named a 15-man squad for their three-match series against Bangladesh. Left-handed Bravo won the last of his 96 one-day international caps against Pakistan in October 2016, but returns after featuring ...

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Bangladesh thumping of West Indies bittersweet for Walsh

DHAKA: Former West Indies bowling great Courtney Walsh has admitted to mixed emotions as his countrymen were routed by Bangladesh – the side he now helps coach, who earned a rare Test series win. Bangladesh swept the series 2-0, with the second Test wrapping up Sunday inside three days as ...

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Chris Gayle wins Australia masseuse defamation payout

SYDNEY: West Indies cricket star Chris Gayle Monday won a Aus$300,000 (US$221,000) payout from an Australian media group which claimed he exposed himself to a massage therapist. The all-rounder was accused by Fairfax Media, publisher of The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, in a series of stories in the ...

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Bangladesh eye rare Test series win

DHAKA: Bangladesh will be looking for a rare Test series win when they take on the West Indies in the second and final Test at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka on Friday. The home side lead the two-match series 1-0 thanks to their 64-run win the first Test in ...

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Javeria makes it to ICC Women World T20 2018 dream team

LAHORE  –   Pakistan women cricketer Javeria Khan has made it to the star-studded ICC Women’s World T20 2018 dream team, which was selected by an esteemed selection panel that included three former international players. Thrust into the captaincy role just before the tournament, Javeria responded well as she topped the ...

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Dwayne Bravo is coming to Pakistan

JAMAICA: West Indies superstar Dwayne Bravo has announced to come to Pakistan in the upcoming fourth edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL). “Pakistan! The Champion is gonna coming there,” announced Bravo, in a video message on social media. “Support us, look out for me as it will be my first ...

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Mominul ton propels Bangladesh in West Indies Test

CHITTAGONG: Mominul Haque struck an unbeaten century for Bangladesh on the opening day of the first Test against the West Indies in Chittagong. Mominul was batting on 116 as the home side reached 216-3 at tea after skipper Shakib Al Hasan won the toss and elected to bat first at ...

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