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West Indies too strong for World XI in charity match

West Indies too strong for World XI in charity match

LONDON ;Evin Lewis s quickfire fifty and economical bowling from spinner Samuel Badree saw the West Indies to an emphatic 72-run victory over the World XI in the Hurricane Relief Twenty20 Challenge at Lord s on Thursday.Lewis struck 58 off 26 balls, including five first two overs for the reigning World Twenty20 champions before finishing with figures […]

Pakistan Women team played 2 Practice Matches against MCA Development Team

Pakistan Women team played 2 Practice Matches against MCA Development Team

Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarik) Pakistan Women team played 2 Practice Matches against MCA Development Team. First Match Summary MCA Batting First Score 123 Runs Top Scorer Tariq Saeed 46 Sharvin. 55 Top Wicket Takers from Pakistan Kainat 3 Wickets Pakistan Batting Score 103 Nain 30 Nahida 14 Nida Dar 14 —————————- 2nd T20 Practice Match […]

England call up Sam Curran as Stokes cover for Pakistan finale

England call up Sam Curran as Stokes cover for Pakistan finale

LONDON ;Surrey left-arm swing bowler Sam Curran has received a late-call-up into England s squad for the second Test against Pakistan as cover for all-rounder Ben Stokes, who has a tight left hamstring.The uncapped teenager was summoned on Wednesday and is now due to train with England at Headingley on Thursday — with the second and […]

England recall Jennings for Pakistan finale as Stoneman dropped

England recall Jennings for Pakistan finale as Stoneman dropped

LONDON ;England have recalled Keaton Jennings in place of struggling opener Mark Stoneman for the second Test against Pakistan at Headingley starting on Friday. That was the only change to a 12-man squad announced by the England and Wales Cricket Board on Monday after Pakistan went 1-0 up in this two-match series with an emphatic […]

International cricket struggles as T20 nomads chase white ball gold

International cricket struggles as T20 nomads chase white ball gold

NEW DELHI (AFP) – Asian nations are clamping down on the number of Twenty20 leagues players can compete in as global cricket chiefs struggle to regulate the format s phenomenal rise. But with stars like West Indies batsman Chris Gayle and England s Ben Stokes making fortunes in the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL), Australia s Big Bash […]

Pakistan’s Amir ‘100 percent ready’ to face England: Arthur

Pakistan’s Amir ‘100 percent ready’ to face England: Arthur

LONDON:Pakistan spearhead Mohammad Amir is “100 percent ready” for the first Test against England at Lord s starting Thursday despite a knee injury, according to team coach Mickey Arthur. The left-arm fast bowler was seen stretching out his right knee as Pakistan beat Test debutants Ireland by five wickets during a one-off match in Malahide, Dublin […]

‘Fearless’ Pakistan ready to put England under pressure

‘Fearless’ Pakistan ready to put England under pressure

LONDON :Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur believes his “fearless” side have everything to gain when they face an “under the pump” England in the first Test at Lord s on Thursday. England will be looking for some much-needed home comfort after recent winless Test tours of Australia and New Zealand extended their poor away record in cricket s […]

M Amir completely fine after injury, assures Azhar Ali

M Amir completely fine after injury, assures Azhar Ali

LEICESTER :Pakistan test maestro Azhar Ali has assured that Mohammad Amir is completely fine after work is underway on the pacer’s knee injury. Azhar Ali said that Amir performed well against Ireland despite a bit of injury which testifies that he is fine now. Azhar Ali expressed his wish to see Amir play against England […]

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