Thursday, 21 October 2021

Tag Archives: Nottingham

Shoaib Akhtar: Turned down £175,000 county contract

KARACHI: “People hardly know about this story. I had a 175,000-pound contract with Nottingham. Then in 2002, I had another big contract. I left both when Kargil happened,” Says Akhtar. Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar has made a sensational claim that he turned down a 175,000-pound county contract with Nottinghamshire ...

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Pakistan sensational win against England in World Cup

NOTTINGHAM: Pakistan shocked England by 14 runs at Trent Bridge on Monday as they ended a long losing streak in one-day internationals despite two centuries for the World Cup host nation. Joe Root (107) and Jos Buttler (103) were guiding the tournament favourites towards an imposing target of 349 after ...

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We hate the ‘unpredictable’ tag: Mickey Arthur

BRISTOL: Pakistan have been touted as a team to watch out for at the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019, thanks to their fine form in English conditions as well as their unpredictability, but Mickey Arthur, their coach, says that’s doing the team a disservice. Pakistan pushed England hard in ...

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Yadav takes six England wickets as India win opening ODI

NOTTINGHAM: India’s spin sensation Kuldeep Yadav tormented England with a six wicket haul and Rohit Sharma then piled on the runs as the tourists won their opening one-day international with ease at Trent Bridge on Thursday. The victory by eight wickets, and with 9.5 overs remaining, came after the hosts ...

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England smash 481 vs Australia to record highest ODI score

Alex Hales celebrates after scoring a century vs Australia.- © AFP NOTTINGHAM: England smashed 481/6 to register the highest ever one-day international total against Australia in the third ODI at Trent Bridge, Nottingham on Tuesday. Incidentally, the previous highest ODI score of 444/3 was also held by the Three Lions ...

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Three arrests after series of thefts linked to red van

NOTTINGHAM: Three men have been arrested after a red van was spotted in Ilkeston in a poor state. A tweet by Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit said the van had excessive corrosion, a loose battery and a perished shock absorber. Police had issued an appeal for the public to get in ...

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First vending machine for homeless people launches in Nottingham

LONDON: The world’s first vending machine for homeless people opened today in Nottingham – but this is ‘just the beginning’. The city’s homeless will now be able to come to a 24-hours-a-day machine in the intu Broadmarsh shopping centre to pick up essentials such as fresh fruit, sanitary towels, socks, ...

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Meghan Markle begins royal induction with walkabout in Nottingham

LONDON :Little more than two weeks after arriving in the UK, Meghan Markle has dived straight into her strange new world as Prince Harry’s fiancee with an introduction to that royal staple – the walkabout. Nottingham was chosen for her inauguration into “the firm”, and her first step in a ...

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