Tuesday, 7 December 2021

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New Zealand batsman Henry Nicholls ties knot with girlfriend

New Zealand batsman Henry Nicholls got married to his lady love Lucy ahead of his side’s three-match England Tour including the World Test Championship (WTC) final against India next month. The left-handed batsman shared the news on Instagram. Nicholls got engaged to Lucy last year in June after dating each ...

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Shahid Afridi ruled out of PSL 6 due to back injury

APP DUBAI – Multan Sultans’ star all-rounder Shahid Afridi has been ruled out of the Abu Dhabi-leg of the Pakistan Super League 6 due to a back injury. The former Pakistan captain was training in Karachi for the upcoming PSL 6 matches when he experienced pain in his lower back ...

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Brad Hodge sensationally claims BCCI owes him IPL money

KINGSTON, JAMAICA – AUGUST 13: In this handout image provided by CPL T20, Head Coach Brad Hodge during a St Lucia Stars nets and training session at Sabina Park on August 13, 2018 in Kingston, Jamaica. (Photo by Ashley Allen – CPL T20/Getty Images) Former cricketer Brad Hodge has revealed that the ...

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1st ODI: Bangladesh Beat Sri Lanka By 33 Runs

Mehedi Hasan picks his first -ever ODI scalp in Kusal Mendis AFP DHAKA: Spinner Mehidy Hasan Miraz claimed four wickets as Bangladesh overcame a late fightback from Wanindu Hasaranga to beat Sri Lanka by 33 runs in the first one-day international on Sunday. Mehidy returned figures of 4-30 from 10 overs of his off spin to ...

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Indian Olympic medallist arrested over death

Photo – Twitter NEW DELHI – Two-time Olympic wrestling medallist Sushil Kumar was arrested on Sunday, Indian police said, after a week-long manhunt over the alleged murder of a fellow athlete. Kumar went into hiding after 24-year-old Sagar Dhankad was badly beaten during a brawl between two groups of wrestlers ...

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Stevens, 45, hits stunning 190 in County Championship

Darren Stevens. (Credits: Twitter) LONDON – Veteran all-rounder Darren Stevens struck a blistering 190 in a County Championship game which included 15 sixes and saw him make 165 in a 166-run ninth-wicket stand. The 45-year-old s heroics revived Kent s fortunes on the second day of their match against Glamorgan at Canterbury. ...

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Bangladesh expecting tough fight against Sri Lanka

DHAKA – Bangladesh captain Tamim Iqbal urged his team to give the maximum as they bid to maintain their home dominance against Sri Lanka in the one-day series starting on Sunday. Bangladesh have totted up a strong record at home, winning all but one of their 12 matches since October ...

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Captains ready to dazzle in remaining PSL-6

After a Covid-19 enforced break, the HBL Pakistan Super League 6 is all set to resume with the remaining 20 matches of tournament’s sixth edition taking place at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. The resumption of the PCB’s marquee event has been made possible through the untiring efforts of ...

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CSA names squads for Windies, Ireland tours

Photo: Twitter CAPE TOWN – Cricket South Africa officially announced that discussions with AB de Villiers have concluded, putting an end to speculation of the star batsman coming out of retirement. De Villiers’ name was missing from the three squads that CSA announced for their West Indies and Ireland tours. ...

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