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Tag Archives: Kane Williamson

Pakistan eye early wickets of Guptill, Munro

WELLINGTON: akistan have set their eyes on getting New Zealand batting powerhouses Martin Guptill and Colin Munro out early in the second one-day international in Nelson on Tuesday. Bowling coach Azhar Mahmood, speaking to media during a team practice session in Nelson today, said he has faith in the team’s ...

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Kiwis win 1st ODI against Pakistan under Duckworth-Lewis method

WELLINGTON: New Zealand won the first one-day international against Pakistan with a 61 run lead under the Duckworth-Lewis method as the match was abandoned on Saturday. Pakistan had scored 166 runs at a loss of six wickets as they had a hard time trying to chase the daunting 316 run ...

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New Zealand aim series sweep

MOUNT MAUGANUI: New Zealand will aim for its third series win against the Windies as Kane Williamson makes a return to captaincy in the second Twenty20 International on Monday (January 1) in Mount Maunganui. It has been a tiring tour for the Windies with the visitor being swept 2-0 in ...

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Virat Kohli is the best batsman in the world, says Amir

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s left arm fast bowler Mohammad Amir in a Twitter question-answer session with fans has termed Indian skipper Virat Kohli “the best batsman in the world”. Amir was asked by a fan: “Who is the best batsman in the world, according to you?”, to which he responded, “Virat Kohli.” ...

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Sarfraz proud as Fakhar and Hasan join him in ICC’s team of tournament

LONDON: Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed said being named skipper of the International Cricket Council’s team of the Champions Trophy was the “perfect icing on the cake” of his side’s stunning title triumph. Sarfraz’s side thrashed title-holders India by 180 runs in a remarkable final The Oval having been the lowest ...

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Fire alarm drama as South Africa edge ahead

DUNEDIN: South Africa shrugged off a ground evacuation because of a fire alarm to reach 38 for one in the first Test against New Zealand, a lead of five runs. With the game evenly poised after an absorbing first three days, both sides were hoping looming rain over the weekend ...

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Kane Williamson steers New Zealand to victory over Bangladesh

WELLINGTON: Neil Wagner of New Zealand celebrates after dismissing Mominul Haque of Bangladesh during day five of the First Test match between New Zealand and Bangladesh at Basin Reserve. WELLINGTON: Kane Williamson seized New Zealand’s run chase by the scruff of the neck to lead his side to an improbable ...

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Williamson, Ferguson thump Bangladesh

NAPIER: Kane Williamson belted 73 off 55 balls as New Zealand cruised to a six-wicket win over Bangladesh in the first Twenty20 match in Napier. New Zealand cut down their 142-run target with two overs to spare as captain Williamson held the innings together with support from Colin de Grandhomme ...

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Broom hundred sets up New Zealand series win

Neil Broom plays a lofted extra cover drive, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 2nd ODI, Nelson NELSON: Neil Broom’s maiden century and the self-belief of Kane Williamson gave New Zealand a 67-run victory over Bangladesh to take the second one-day international and the series in Nelson on Thursday. Bangladesh suffered a ...

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