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Woeful Pakistan hand Sri Lanka advantage in decider

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 4th July 2015

Woeful Pakistan hand Sri Lanka advantage in decider PALLEKELE: Pakistan’s brittle top-order undid the good work by leg-spinner Yasir Shah as Sri Lanka seized control of the series-deciding third and final Test in Pallekele on Saturday. Having been bowled out for 278 in the first innings, Sri Lanka hit back to reduce Pakistan to 209-9 by stumps on the second day that saw...


Pakistan announce one-day squad for Sri Lanka series

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 3rd July 2015

Pakistan announce one-day squad for Sri Lanka series LAHORE: Pakistan on Friday announced a 16-man squad for the five-match one-day series against Sri Lanka staring later this month. Squad: Azhar Ali (captain), Mukhtar Ahmed, Ahmed Shezad, Mohammad Hafeez, Asad Shafiq, Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Rizwan, Babar Azam, Sarfraz Ahmed, Yasir Shah, Bilal Asif, Immad Wasim, Anwar Ali, Mohammad Irfan, Ehsan Adil, Rahat Ali. Source:...


Karunaratne, Yasir light up final Test

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 3rd July 2015

Karunaratne, Yasir light up final Test PALLEKELE: Sri Lanka’s Dimuth Karunaratne hit a century amid another rich haul by Pakistani leg-spinner Yasir Shah as the decisive third and final Test began on a rousing note in Pallekele on Friday. The hosts, sent in to bat after Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq won the toss for the third time in a row, stuttered...


Yasir Shah shines in Test series against SirLanka

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 3rd July 2015

Yasir Shah shines in Test series against SirLanka WEB DESK: In one year legspinner Yasir Shah shines in the Test series against Sir Lanka. He gave a seven-wicket haul for the revival of Pakistan in the second test match becoming the first Pakistani in the Top 10 ICC Bowlers. He became the fastest Pakistan bowler to take 50 wickets in only nine test matches- and...


3rd Test: Sir Lanka will play without Kumar Sangakkara against Pakistan

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 3rd July 2015

3rd Test: Sir Lanka will play without Kumar Sangakkara against Pakistan PALLEKELE: Sri Lanka will get a glimpse of a future without their batting greats when the decisive third and final Test against Pakistan begins in Pallekele on Friday. For the first time in 15 years since Kumar Sangakkara’s debut in July 2000, Sri Lanka will take the field in a Test without either him or...


Pakistan, Sri Lanka reshuffle pack for decider

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 2nd July 2015

Pakistan, Sri Lanka reshuffle pack for decider PALLEKELE: Pakistan and Sri Lanka will ring in several changes, most of them forced on them, in a bid to win the decisive third and final Test starting in Pallekele on Friday. Both sides are pulling out all the stops to break the 1-1 deadlock after Pakistan won the first Test by 10 wickets and...


Hafeez to miss 3rd Test in Pallekele

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 2nd July 2015

Hafeez to miss 3rd Test in Pallekele KARACHI: Mohammad Hafeez will miss the third Test against Sri Lanka in Pallekele to undergo a test on his bowling action, a cricket website reported on Thursday. The offspinner was granted an Indian visa on Wednesday afternoon, and the ICC is expected to confirm a date for the test on Thursday. The PCB had earlier...


Australia and New Zealand reap $843 mn World Cup dividend

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 30th June 2015

Australia and New Zealand reap $843 mn World Cup dividend Web Desk: The economies of Australia and New Zealand benefited from A$1.1 billion ($843.59 million) in direct spending as a result of co-hosting the cricket World Cup earlier this year, according to a report released on Tuesday. The economies of Australia and New Zealand benefited from A$1.1 billion ($843.59 million) in direct spending as a...


Saeed Ajmal determined to prove critics wrong

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 29th June 2015

Saeed Ajmal determined to prove critics wrong ISLAMABAD: Off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has said that his career has not finished and he would prove his critics wrong. “The people who are saying I am finished and a spent force are wrong.These are the same people who said that my bowling action would never be cleared and that I would never play cricket again,”...


Pakistan 67 runs ahead in Sri Lanka Test

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 28th June 2015

Pakistan 67 runs ahead in Sri Lanka Test COLOMBO: Pakistan were 244 for 4 in their second innings at lunch on the fourth day of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo on Sunday, a lead of 67 runs. Azhar Ali was unbeaten on 85 and Asad Shafiq was on 10 as Pakistan lost two wickets in the morning session after resuming...


Johnson keeps Australia on top against Kent

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 27th June 2015

Johnson keeps Australia on top against Kent CANTERBURY: Fast bowler Mitchell Johnson continued to look in good form as Australia strengthened their grip on Kent in their Ashes tour opener at Canterbury on Saturday. Kent were dismissed for 280 all out in reply to Australia’s first innings 507 for eight declared — a deficit of 227 runs — on the stroke of...


Shoaib Malik- First Pakistani to score 5000 runs in T20 format

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 26th June 2015

Shoaib Malik- First Pakistani to score 5000 runs in T20 format WEB DESK: Pakistani Batsman Shoaib Malik is the first Pakistani to join an elite club exclusive to 12 members by scoring 5000 runs in T20 format. He was playing for the Caribbean Cricket League in West India. All the other members of the club have played for eight seasons in Indian Premier League which soared...


Ashwin defends under-fire India captain Dhoni

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 23rd June 2015

Ashwin defends under-fire India captain Dhoni DHAKA: Indian all-rounder Ravichandran Ashwin on Tuesday defended under-fire skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who says he is willing to step aside as captain following their first ever one-day series defeat to Bangladesh. Ashwin’s said Dhoni was not to blame for India’s embarrassing losses in the first two matches of the series to minnows Bangladesh, saying...


Mohammad Hafeez’s bowling action comes under review

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 23rd June 2015

Mohammad Hafeez’s bowling action comes under review KARACHI:  Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has been accused of an illegal bowling action during the first cricket Test against Sri Lanka, which the visiting side won by 10 wickets in Galle on Sunday. The official report, which was handed over to the Pakistan management, cited concerns about the legality of the 34-year-old’s bowling action during...


Cricket: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in first Test

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 21st June 2015

Cricket: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in first Test GALLE, Sri Lanka: Pakistan defeated Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in the first Test in Galle on Sunday to take the lead in the three-match series. Leg-spinner Yasir Shah grabbed a career-best seven for 76 to skittle Sri Lanka for a paltry 206 in their second innings just before tea on the fifth and final...


Sri Lanka resume third day play

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 19th June 2015

Sri Lanka resume third day play GALLE: Sri Lanka resumed their first innings on the third day of first test match, Aaj News reported. On the third of first match, Sri Lanka resumed its first innings on 178 runs with the loss of three wickets. Only 64 overs were bowled on the second day as the first day was affected by...


Cricket: Pakistan strike early in Sri Lanka Test

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 18th June 2015

Cricket: Pakistan strike early in Sri Lanka Test GALLE, Sri Lanka: Pakistan struck an early blow after sending Sri Lanka in to bat in overcast conditions as play finally began in the rain-hit first Test in Galle on Thursday. After inclement weather had washed out the entire first day’s play, the match began two hours late on the second day due to a...


Day One between Pakistan and Sri Lanka test match postponed

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 17th June 2015

Day One between Pakistan and Sri Lanka test match postponed GALLE: First day of the test match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka has been postponed due to rain, Aaj News reported. The three test match series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka starts today with a bit of disappointment as the match could not even begin due to rain. Umpires will review the wicket and ground...


Steven Smith top test ranking

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 15th June 2015

Steven Smith top test ranking picture source: telegraph.co.uk SYDNEY: Steven Smith, Australian Batsman tops the test ranking, Aaj News reported. ICC issued new test cricket ranking, according to which Smith for the first time in his career tops the test batsman ranking. Smith dethroned Kumar Sangakkara from the top position. AB de Villiers, South African batsman is on the third...


Javed Miandad turns 58

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 12th June 2015

Javed Miandad turns 58 KARACHI: Javed Miandad, former batsman will celebrate his 58th birthday today, Aaj News Reported. Miandad was born in Karachi on June 12, 1957. He made his international debut in 1975. Soon he became an inevitable part of the Pakistani batting line up. In 1986 legendary batsman did the unthinkable in the final match against arch...


India to play Bangladesh on June 10

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 9th June 2015

India to play Bangladesh on June 10 picture source: gammanews WEB DESK: India will play one test and three one day internationals on a tour to Bangladesh, Aaj News Reported. India will play the test match against the Bangladesh on June 10 at Fataullah cricket stadium. On this 18 day tour India will also play three ODI’s against the Bengal tigers. Virat...


Pakistan cricket team depart for Sri Lanka

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 9th June 2015

Pakistan cricket team depart for Sri Lanka picture source: cricketkeeday LAHORE: Team green departed for Colombo to play a three match test series against the Lankan Lion, Aaj News Reported. Misbah Ul Haq along with 15 other players and Pakistan cricket board officials departed for Colombo, Sri Lanka from the Lahore airport. Waqar Younis, Head Coach of Pakistani Team was addressing the...


Miandad disappointed over exclusion of Ajmal

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 7th June 2015

Miandad disappointed over exclusion of Ajmal ISLAMABAD: Legendary batsman Javed Miandad pleaded that Saeed Ajmal should have been included in the squad against Sri Lanka. I can’t understand why the selectors did not give chance to Ace bowler Saeed Ajmal who has been the number one bowler in the rankings.” He expressed his disappointment over PCB decision not to  include Saeed...


PCB announces test squad for Sri Lankan tour

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 3rd June 2015

PCB announces test squad for Sri Lankan tour LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board has announced test squad for upcoming tour of Sri Lanka, Aaj News reported. After being dropped out in the series against Bangladesh Ahmed Shahzad, Ehsan Adil and Shan Masood have made their come back in the test team. Saeed Ajmal, Babar Azam, Sami Aslam and Bilawal Bhatti were unable to impress...


Wasim Akram turns 49

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 3rd June 2015

Wasim Akram turns 49 KARACHI: Wasim Akram, King of Swing turns 49 years old, Aaj News Reported. Akram who was well known among the rivals for his dangerous bouncers, yorkers and swings made his debut in the world of international cricket in 1984. Legendary bowler played a vital role in the 1992’s world cup final where he took two...


Pakistan ranked ninth by ICC

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 2nd June 2015

Pakistan ranked ninth by ICC DUBAI: Pakistan has been ranked ninth by the International Cricket Council, Aaj News reported. After the Pakistan- Zimbabwe series the ranking was issued according to which, the Aussies topped the ranking, India is on second and New Zealand remains on third. With 87 points Pakistan remains on ninth position. No Pakistani player was able to...


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