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ARROGANCE HAS TO BE EARNED

Humair Ishtiaq There are always two ways of learning from what we see people around us doing or not doing. The commonly recommended way is to do what good others are doing or not to do what others are not doing so that we may also be good like them. …

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Flower wants Pakistan fans to see their heroes in action at home

LEEDS (Web Desk) Andy Flower, coach of the ICC World XI team, is looking forward to being involved in a series that enables Pakistan fans to “see their heroes” after years of being “starved” of international cricket, he told AFP on Friday.The former Zimbabwe batsman and ex-England coach was named …

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PCB announces Pakistan squad for World XI series

LAHORE (Web Desk) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Firday announced a 16-member squad with Sarfraz Ahmed as captain for the T20 series against the World XI side next month in LahoreThe National Selection Committee, headed by Inzamamul Haq, selected the squad for what is being dubbed the ‘Independence Cup’. …

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India edge past Sri Lanka in 2nd ODI

NEW DEHLI (Web Desk) Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Bhuvneshwar Kumar anchored India’s chase after a stunning batting collapse as the visitors edged past Sri Lanka by three wickets in the second one-day international on Thursday.Leg-spinner Akila Dananjaya returned career-best figures of 6-54 to make India stutter at 131-7 while chasing …

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Frenchman shocks Malaysian legend Lee

GLASGOW (Web Desk) France’s Brice Leverdez pulled off a major shock at the World Badminton Championships by defeating men’s second seed Lee Chong Wei in three games here on Tuesday.The 31-year-old claimed the biggest scalp of his career 21-19, 22-24, 21-17 in 75 minutes, and in the process perhaps ended …

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India’s court raps BCCI for inaction on reforms

NEW DELHI (Web Desk) India’s highest court on Wednesday accused top officials from the country’s cricket board of failing to clean up the scandal-ridden body, more than six months after they pledged to enforce reforms.The Supreme Court ordered that the acting president, secretary and treasurer of the Board of Control …

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Afridi’s quick-fire ton lifts Hampshire

LONDON (Web Desk) Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi blasted 101 in only 43 balls to inspire Hampshire´s 101-run victory at Derbyshire in the Twenty20 Blast quarter-finals on Tuesday.All-rounder Afridi hit seven sixes and 10 fours to power Hampshire to 249 for eight, their highest T20 score.Skipper James Vince made 55 from 36 …

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Ronaldo cries injustice as last appeal rejected

MADRID (Web Desk) Cristiano Ronaldo reiterated his anger at what he described as the “incomprehensible decision” to reject his final appeal against a five-match ban on Tuesday.Spain´s administrative sports court (TAD) dismissed Real Madrid´s latest appeal for the suspension handed out to the World Player of the Year for pushing …

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Gayle, Samuels recalled for ODI series with England

KINGSYOWN (Web Desk) Explosive West Indies opener Chris Gayle is set to play his first one-day international in two years after being recalled to the squad for the series with England.The 37-year-old — who has racked up 9,221 runs in 269 ODIs — returns along with fellow veterans Marlon Samuels …

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