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Tag Archives: Mohammad Irfan

I ended Gautam Gambhir’s career; Fast bowler Irfan claim

AHMEDABAD: Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Irfan claims he was the reason behind the end to Gambhir’s remarkable white-ball career. Speaking in a recent interview, Irfan recalled how Gautam Gambhir’s distinct discomfort while facing him during the 2012 bilateral series literally finished his white-ball career. Standing tall at 7ft 1 inch, ...

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World Cup 2019 trophy reaches Lahore

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LAHORE:  The 2019 Cricket World Cup trophy reached Lahore as part of its world tour. On its arrival in the city, the Garrard-made trophy was held up by cricketer Mohammad Irfan and paraded on a bus from the Gaddafi Stadium to Mall Road, Badshahi mosque, and Shahi Qila (Lahore Fort). ...

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Sharjeel appeal against spot-fixing ban rejected

LAHORE: An appeal by fast-rising Pakistan opener Sharjeel Khan against a five-year ban over spot-fixing was rejected this week with his lawyer vowing to challenge the decision in a higher court. Sharjeel , 28, was banned for five years, two-and-a-half of them suspended, in August following an investigation by a ...

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Six-month ban felt like six years, says fast bowler Irfan

KARACHI: Pakistan pacer Mohammad Irfan has said that the six-month ban felt like “six years” and that time was tought for him. The fast bowler was handed a six-month suspension after he failed to report two approaches made by bookies during the Pakistan Super League. He was not allowed to ...

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Mohammad Irfan to lecture Pakistan team on anti-corruption

KARACHI: After serving a six-month ban for violating the Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) anti-corruption code, Pakistan’s fast bowler Mohammad Irfan – as part of his rehabilitation process – will give a lecture to members of the Pakistani team on anti-corruption. Irfan was suspended by the PCB for twelve months after ...

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PSL 2: Haddin leads Islamabad United to 7 wicket win over Zalmi

DUBAI: Islamabad United’s key player Shane Watson’s back to back boundaries (two sixes and one four) to Junaid Khan in second last over took the pressure off the shoulder of the team and fixed the victory for the previous year’s champions. In the rain interrupted match, the target had been ...

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Irfan withdraws from Australia tour after mother dies

SYDNEY: After Mohammad Irfan’s mother sadly passed away on Monday, the left-arm fast bowler has gone back to Pakistan to mourn. Being named in the squad for the five-match ODI series against the Baggie Greens, Irfan was informed of his mother’s death during practice. Reports from Australia reckon that the ...

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