Friday, 14 May 2021

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Babar Azam voted ICC Men’s Player of the Month for April 2021

ICC LONDON – The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the winners of the ICC Player of the Month Awards for April which recognise and celebrate the best performances from both male and female cricketers across all forms of international cricket throughout the year. Pakistan’s Babar Azam won the ICC Men’s Player of ...

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ICC clears Avishka Gunawardene of corruption charges

ICC Photo DUBAI: An independent anti-corruption tribunal of the ICC on Monday cleared former Sri Lanka player Avishka Gunawardene of corruption charges, allowing him to resume participation in cricket-related activities with immediate effect. Gunawardene was facing two charges under the Emirates Cricket Board’s Anti-Corruption Code.The tribunal upheld one charge (2.4.6) ...

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Optimistic Pakistan eye Zimbabwe series clean sweep

AFP Photo ICC – Babar Azam will look to continue his unbeaten record as Pakistan Test captain when Zimbabwe and Pakistan meet for the second Test on 7 May at the Harare Sports Club. Zimbabwe v Pakistan, second TestHarare Sports Club, Harare7 May – 11 May, 09:30 local, 07:30 GMT ...

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Babar Azam, Fakhar Zaman nominated for ICC Player of the Month

Pakistan captain Babar Azam and Fakhar Zaman are nominated for the ICC ‘Player of the Month’ award for April following their brilliant performance in the limited-overs series against South Africa. The ICC on Wednesday announced the nominees to recognise the best performances from both male and female cricketers across all ...

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Babar century helps Pakistan beat South Africa off last ball

Pakistan’s captain Babar Azam (R) plays a shot as South African wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock (L) looks on during the first one-day international (ODI) cricket match between South Africa and Pakistan at SuperSport Park in Centurion on April 2, 2021. (Photo by PHILL MAGAKOE / AFP) (Photo by PHILL MAGAKOE/AFP ...

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Process For The Election Of ICC Chairperson Underway

LONDON: The International cricket Council (ICC) board on Monday confirmed that the process for the election of its next Chairperson was underway and is expected to be concluded by early December. The process, which is being overseen by the Independent Chairman of the ICC Audit Committee, has commenced and the first stage was for the nominations of potential candidates ...

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Australia’s Afghanistan test, one-day series v New Zealand postponed

MELBOURNE: Australia’s one-off test against Afghanistan and one-day series against New Zealand have been postponed to the 2021-22 season due to scheduling “complexity” during the COVID-19 pandemic, Cricket Australia (CA) said on Friday. Australia were to play their first home test against Afghanistan in Perth from Nov. 21 and three ...

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Shaheen Afridi delivered a sensational spell in Vitality T20 blast

BIRMINGHAM: Pakistan’s Shaheen Shah Afridi delivered a sensational spell of fast bowling on Sunday to help Hampshire defeat Middlesex by 20 runs in England’s Vitality Blast T20 competition. Afridi returned with stunning figures of 6/19 from his four overs and incredibly, all six of the wickets were clean-bowled: the last ...

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Dawid Malan replaces Babar Azam to claim top T20I ranking

ICC: England batsman Dawid Malan has seized the No.1 position in the MRF Tyres ICC Men’s T20I Player Rankings after a fruitful home series against Australia, which England won 2-1. The 33-year-old left-hander has progressed four places after a series-topping run aggregate of 129, which included a player of the match ...

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