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Across Time: Ravichandran Ashwin and Babar Azam

“It is amazing how quickly Ashwin has become the fastest to reach 200 Test wickets, he is going to break many records,” said my dad. “Not fastest, second fastest,” I corrected him. “You are talking about people like (Clarrie) Grimmett. Son, cricket has changed a lot from back then,” he …

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Babar Azam helps Pakistan reach 263

PERTH: (Web Desk) Babar Azam and Sharjeel Khan scored half-centuries to help Pakistan to a competitive total in the third ODI in Perth, but Australia struck regularly enough to ensure their target remained a very gettable one. Azam top scored with 84 as Pakistan reached 7 for 263 after having been …

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Misbah to represent HK Island United at T20 Blitz

LAHORE: (Web Desk) Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq will feature in the 2017 edition of the Hong Kong T20 Blitz to be staged from March 8 to 12. Misbah will captain HKI United immediately after the conclusion of the second edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) where he will lead Islamabad …

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Team effort inspired Pakistan, says Sallu

KARACHI: While terming Pakistan’s series-levelling victory in the second One-day International in Melbourne, former chief selector Salahuddin Ahmed Sallu credited the entire team for the much-awaited result on what has had been a disappointing tour of Australia. “To be honest, I was bitterly disappointed the way Pakistan lost the first …

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Pakistan record first ODI win in Australia in 12 years

MELBOURNE:  Pakistan beat Australia by six wickets in the second one-day international at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday, their first ODI win on Australian soil for 12 years. The win was also Pakistan’s first ODI victory at the MCG since 1985 and levels the five-match series at 1-1. Australian …

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Ex-England manager Taylor dies at 72

LONDON: Graham Taylor, a former England coach who was labelled a “turnip” by the tabloids for failing to qualify for the 1994 World Cup, has died of a suspected heart attack at the age of 72, his family announced on Thursday. “With the greatest sadness, we have to announce that …

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Misbah hits back at Chappell’s ‘harsh comments’

Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq defended Pakistan against remarks made by former Australian captain Ian Chappell, saying they were “uncalled for and unbecoming” of someone as reputable as Chappell, ESPN Cricinfo reported. When Pakistan lost the third and final Test of the series in Sydney on Jan 7, Chappell in an interview …

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Australia set 269-run target for Pakistan in 1st ODI

BRISBANE: (Web Desk) Pakistan grabbed five early wickets against Australia on the opening one-day international at the Gabba on Friday, but Matthew Wade’s impressive century enabled the host team to reach 268 runs. Mohammad Amir dismissed David Warner and captain Steve Smith off successive balls while Hasan Ali grabbed three wickets, …

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Pakistan to tour West Indies for full series in March

ISLAMABAD: (Web Desk) West Indies will host a full series, including three Tests, against Pakistan beginning on March 31, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has said. Queen’s Park Oval in Port-of-Spain will stage two Twenty20s, to be followed by three one-dayers at the Guyana National Stadium. Kingston’s Sabina Park …

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Pakistan in danger of not directly qualifying for World Cup 2019

ISLAMABAD: (Web Desk) Pakistan is in serious danger of failing to qualify directly for the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) World Cup 2019 in the United Kingdom as it currently sits on eighth position in the ODI Team Rankings. Pakistan is at eighth position with 89 points two behind Bangladesh and …

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