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Imam-ul-Haq keeps Ireland at bay

Pakistan debutant Imam-ul-Haq was doing his best to deny Ireland victory in their maiden Test as a dramatic match at Malahide headed towards a thrilling conclusion on Tuesday. Pakistan collapsed to 14 for three in pursuit of a seemingly modest victory target of 160 on …

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ICC’s bowling action law ‘unfair’: All-rounder Mohammad Hafeez

LAHORE-UNS – Pakistan cricket team’s all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez criticized International Cricket Council (ICC) law regarding bowling action. The player, known with the name of ‘Professor’ in national cricket team, has recently allowed bowling in international cricket after remodeling action. He was banned from bowling over …

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Pakistan head to Ireland with victory over Northamptonshire

LONDON (AFP) – Pakistan warmed up for the first Test match of their tour in Ireland by seeing off Northamptonshire with a simple chase of 133 to win by nine wickets on the fourth day at Wantage Road. Victory for the tourists on Monday was …

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Champions Trophy to be replaced with world T20 tournament

Kolkata -UNS : The International Cricket Council said Thursday it will kill off the Champions Trophy tournament and replace it with a world T20 championship that will be held every two years. The death-knell for the 50-over Champions Trophy is the latest stage of efforts …

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World Cup 2019: ICC Cricket schedule announced

KOLKATA -UNS : The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the schedule of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, which will be staged in England and Wales from 30 May to 14 July. According to the ICC statement, England will open the tournament at The …

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Pakistan team leave for England tour

LAHORE -UNS: Pakistan team left for its tour of England, Ireland and Scotland on Sunday. Pakistan Cricket Board stated that Mohammad Amir could not join the squad as he has not been issued British visa. The side will play one Test against Ireland, a tw0-match …

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Sarfraz seeks liver donor to save life of ailing niece

KARACHI -UNS- Suffering from a liver condition, Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed’s niece is in desperate need of a life-saving donor. The cricketer has made an emotional appeal for a donor to step forward to save the life of his niece. Sarfraz Ahmed used his Twitter …

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Asia Cup 2018 moved from India to UAE on Pakistan’s request

The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) on Tuesday accepted Pakistan’s reservations against playing in India and decided to move the Asia Cup 2018 to United Arab Emirates. The decision was taken in the annual session of the ACC chaired by its president and Pakistan Cricket Board …

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Protest for water in India during IPL match

NEW DEHLI- UNS: Huge populated India facing acute water shortage. Protesters burned merchandise and jostled with police outside a cricket stadium in Chennai on Tuesday, demanding Indian Premier League matches be cancelled as the southern city reels from a water crisis. Hundreds of demonstrators, some …

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Pakistan,West Indies cricket: Record whitewash in T20I series

KARACHI -UNS – Pakistan has beaten West Indies in third mathc for a whitewash victory in three-T20I series held in Sindh capital. West Indies led by skipper Jason Mohammed put together 153 runs after winning the toss and opting to bat first. Skipper of the …

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