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Black Caps crowned Test champions

(Photo by Nathan Stirk/ICC via Getty Images) WELLINGTON – New Zealand cricket fans hailed a “David and Goliath” win over India in the inaugural World Test Championship, praising Kane Williamson’s men for erasing the heartache of recent big-match failures. The Black Caps were also lauded for the manner in which ...

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I wish Zalmi to win PSL title agian, says Darren Sammy

Image credits:: Twitter ABU DHABI – Peshawar Zalmi Head Coach Darren Sammy has said in a video message on Monday that he wants his team to win the Pakistan Super League (PSL) title for second time for the fans, players and chairman Javed Afridi. Darren Sammy said the team was ...

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PSL6 – Mul crushed table-toppers Isl to qualify for final

ABU DHABI – Multan Sultans crushed table-toppers Islamabad United by 31 runs to qualify for final of the 6th edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL) at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium on Monday. Islamabad United were dismissed for 149 in 19 overs to hand Sultans 31-run win in the Qualifier, ...

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Bangladesh Cricket Board releases itinerary for Zimbabwe tour

Bangladesh Cricket Team / File Photo DHAKA – Bangladesh is all set to play one Test, three ODIs, and three T20Is in Zimbabwe in the month of July. Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Monday, June 21, confirmed the details of the national men’s team tour to Zimbabwe. The squad is all ...

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‘I’m not a 4-over batsman’: Asif Ali hits back at critics

Image Courtesy: Pakistan Super League/Facebook DUBAI- Islamabad United’s middle-order batsman Asif Ali has hit back at his critics, after a match-winning knock against Lahore Qalandars in HBL PSL 6.. Asif, who scored 75 runs off 43 balls and rescued his team from a precarious situation, believes that it is wrong ...

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Michael Vaughan slams those asking Robinson to never play again

Michael Vaughan and Ollie Robinson. (Photo Source: Getty Images) LONDON – Former England captain Michael Vaughan has shared his views on the England Cricket Board (ECB)’s decision to suspend fast bowler Ollie Robinson. Robinson was suspended from international cricket by ECB on Monday over his ‘racist’ and ‘sexist’ tweets from ...

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ICC Player of the Month May nominations announced

(Photo by Ashley Allen – CPL T20 via Getty Images) LONDON – The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday announced the nominees for May’s ICC Player of the Month Awards to recognise the best performances from both male and female cricketers across all forms of international cricket. Fans can now ...

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Netherlands beat Ireland to clinch one-day series

ICC Cricket UTRECHT – The Netherlands eased to a four-wicket win against Ireland in the deciding game of their one-day international series on Monday. Ireland mustered only 163 and their Dutch hosts were able to knock off the required runs as they reached 166-6. The visitors slumped to 28-3 before ...

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Ollie Robinson suspended for abusive tweets

 Photo Credit: AP LONDON – England fast bowler Ollie Robinson was suspended from international cricket on Sunday pending an investigation into discriminatory tweets he posted from 2012-13. Robinson will not be available for the second test against New Zealand starting Thursday, the England and Wales Cricket Board said. Robinson made his ...

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Colin Munro hails skipper Shadab Khan

ABU DHABI – Islamabad United’s top-order batsman Colin Munro believes that all-rounder Shadab Khan is already one of the best captains playing the game. The 22-year-old became the leader of thefranchise in the 2020 edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) and later wenton to captain the national team on ...

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