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Bangladesh stun New Zealand in Champions Trophy match

Shakib Al Hasan and Mahmudullah both made superb centuries as Bangladesh completed a stunning five-wicket win over New Zealand that kept alive their hopes of reaching the Champions Trophy semi-finals. Bangladesh collapsed to 33 for four chasing a modest 265 for victory after Tim Southee …

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LONDON -UNS: Hardik Pandya of India reacts after a dropped catch off his bowling during the ICC Champions trophy cricket match between India and Sri Lanka at The Oval in London on June 8, 2017 (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images) Sri Lanka staged a superb …

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ICC Champions Trophy, Pak beat SA by 19 runs on D/L method

BIRMINGHAM -UNS – The unpredictable Pakistan team outclassed the Proteas side in one of the most thrilling encounters of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 as they were declared winners by 19 runs on D/L method at the end of the day. Pakistani bowling put up an …

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Champions Trophy: Pakistan face Proteas in do-or-die encounter

BIRMINGHAM -UNS: Pakistan will be playing to stay alive in the ICC Champions Trophy as they take on South Africa in their Group B fixture at Birmingham on Wednesday, Samaa reported. The match will start at 05.30 pm Pakistan Standard Time (PST). Pakistan has to …

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Pakistan pride at stake against South Africa

BIRMINGHAM – Mickey Arthur has no doubt Pakistan will be “up for the fight” when they face his native South Africa in the Champions Trophy after a humiliating defeat by arch-rivals India. Pakistan’s crushing 124-run loss to title-holders India in their tournament opener at Edgbaston …

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Imran speaks out after Pakistan’s defeat to India

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Dismayed by yesterday’s performance of Pakistan cricket team, legendary Pakistan cricketer Imran Khan described the loss against India in Champions Trophy 2017 as painful. “As a sportsman I know winning & losing are part of the game but it’s painful to watch …

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Indian openers rack up 123 during high-stakes Champions Trophy fixture

BIRMINGHAM -UNS –Indian openers RG Sharma and S Dhawan smacked a slow 123 off 21 overs as Pakistan and India clash in a high-stakes Champions Trophy fixture at Edgbaston as play resumes after rain on Sunday. Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss and opted …

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Champions Trophy 2017: India v Pakistan – the biggest match in sport?

On Sunday, Edgbaston will host India v Pakistan in the Champions Trophy group stage. If previous contests are to go by, more than a billion fans from all over the world, both Pakistan and Indian natives and those with heritage from those countries, will turn …

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Pakistan’s memorable wins over India

Pakistan will start their ICC Champions Trophy 2017 campaign by taking on arch rivals India at Birmingham on Sunday. Before the high voltage encounter takes place, here are some of Pakistan’s most memorable ODI wins over India Austral-Asia Cup Final (1986) Pakistan won by one …

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England beat Bangladesh in Champions Trophy opener

Joe Root made an unbeaten hundred as tournament hosts England beat Bangladesh by eight wickets in the opening match of the 2017 Champions Trophy at the Oval on Thursday.

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