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Hughes’ death ‘sad day for cricket’: Tendulkar
27th November 2014 Hughes’ death ‘sad day for cricket’: Tendulkar NEW DELHI: Indian icon Sachin Tendulkar said Thursday he was shocked to hear of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes’ death, calling it a “sad day for cricket”. “Shocked to hear about Phil. Sad day for cricket,” said Tendulkar, who...
Cricket: Finch century as Australia score 329 for 5
19th November 2014 Cricket: Finch century as Australia score 329 for 5 CANBERRA- Opener Aaron Finch cracked 109 off 127 balls as Australia amassed a formidable 329 for five off their 50 overs in the third one-day international against South Africa on Wednesday. Finch was in blistering form as the...
Australia steps up Ebola response
5th November 2014 Australia steps up Ebola response SYDNEY: Australia stepped up its response to the Ebola crisis Wednesday in announcing Aus$20 million (US$17 million) to help staff a 100-bed British-built treatment centre in Sierra Leone. It is the first targeted help Canberra has agreed to...
Pakistan beat Australia by 356 runs to win series 2-0
3rd November 2014 Pakistan beat Australia by 356 runs to win series 2-0 Pakistan beat Australia by 356 runs in the second and final test in Abu Dhabi on Monday to complete a 2-0 series victory. Resuming on 143-4 and needing to bat out three sessions to force a draw, Australia...
Cricket: Pakistan close on series win after Misbah’s blitz
2nd November 2014 Cricket: Pakistan close on series win after Misbah’s blitz ABU DHABI:Pakistan were on the verge of their first series win over Australia in 20 years and victory in the second Test after skipper Misbah-ul Haq rewrote the re code books with his belligerent batting in Abu Dhabi on Sunday....
Cricket: Pakistan close third day on 61-2, lead by 370
1st November 2014 Cricket: Pakistan close third day on 61-2, lead by 370 ABU DHABI: Pakistan were 61-2 in their second innings at stumps on the third day of the second Test against Australia in Abu Dhabi on Saturday. At the close Azhar Ali was 21 not out while Younis Khan...
Cricket: Australia line up paceman Hazlewood for South Africa ODIs
29th October 2014 Cricket: Australia line up paceman Hazlewood for South Africa ODIs SYDNEY- Paceman Josh Hazlewood was named Wednesday in Australia’s initial one-day squad against South Africa in November as selectors look to the 2015 World Cup on home soil. The lanky 23-year-old, who has played only two ODIs for...
Babar, Yasir spin Australia out to give Pakistan 1-0 lead
26th October 2014 Babar, Yasir spin Australia out to give Pakistan 1-0 lead DUBAI: Pakistan spinners Zulfiqar Babar and Yasir Shah took nine wickets in the second innings as the hosts beat Australia by 221 runs in the first test on Sunday to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series....
Legends Hanif, Miandad pay tributes to Younis for unique feat
25th October 2014 Legends Hanif, Miandad pay tributes to Younis for unique feat KARACHI: Two legendary batsmen and former Pakistan captains Hanif Muhammad and Javed Miandad complimented Younis Khan for striking a century in each innings of a Test match against Australia in Dubai on Saturday. “With grand batting feat he...
Cricket: Pakistan 38-0 at close on third day
24th October 2014 Cricket: Pakistan 38-0 at close on third day DUBAI: Pakistan were 38 without loss in their second innings at close on the third day of the first Test against Australia in Dubai on Friday. Ahmed Shehzad (22) and Azhar Ali (16) were at the crease as...
Cricket: Clarke, Misbah ready for spin challenge
21st October 2014 Cricket: Clarke, Misbah ready for spin challenge DUBAI:  Skippers Michael Clarke and Misbah-ul Haq Tuesday agreed spin will play a major role in the first of two Tests between Australia and Pakistan starting in Dubai from Wednesday. Australia have practiced on a specially prepared spin...
Australia abandons controversial niqab segregation plan
20th October 2014 Australia abandons controversial niqab segregation plan SYDNEY- A controversial plan to make women wearing the burqa or niqab sit in separate glassed public enclosures at Australia’s Parliament House due to security concerns was abandoned Monday after an outcry. The back down followed a decision...
Teen surfer’s lucky escape after Australia shark bite
17th October 2014 Teen surfer’s lucky escape after Australia shark bite SYDNEY- A teenage girl on Friday described her shock after being bitten by a shark when she landed on top of it while surfing off a popular Australian beach. Kirra-Belle Olsson, 13, was on her board off Avoca...
Australia have won the third and final One-Day International
13th October 2014 Australia have won the third and final One-Day International Abu Dhabi: Australia have won the third and final One-Day International (ODI) by a narrow margin of one run and have managed to retain their number-one rank in the ODI rankings. It was a typical case of self-destruction...
Cricket: Smith, Warner guide Australia to 231-9
12th October 2014 Cricket: Smith, Warner guide Australia to 231-9 ABU DHABI: Steven Smith and David Warner hit contrasting half-centuries to take Australia to 231-9 in the third and final day-night international against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. Smith notched a sedate 105-ball 77 with only three...
Cricket: Pakistan bats in second Australia one-day
10th October 2014 Cricket: Pakistan bats in second Australia one-day DUBAI- Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq won the toss and decided to bat in the second day-night international against Australia in Dubai on Friday. Pakistan, who trail the three-match series after a 93-run defeat in the first game in...
Cricket: Pakistan bat against Australia in T20 clash
5th October 2014 Cricket: Pakistan bat against Australia in T20 clash DUBAI: Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi won the toss and elected to bat in the one-off Twenty20 international against Australia in Dubai on Sunday. Pakistan are without their key spinners Saeed Ajmal (suspended because of his bowling action) and...
Younis dropped from ODI team
24th September 2014 Younis dropped from ODI team LAHORE: The career of veteran batsman Younis Khan in one day cricket seemed to be over when national selectors on Wednesday dropped him from the one-day squad to play Australia in the United Arab Emirates next month. The...
South Africa beat Australia by 6 wickets to win triangular series
6th September 2014 South Africa beat Australia by 6 wickets to win triangular series HARARE: Dale Steyn ripped the heart out of Australia’s batting and Faf du Plessis came within a whisker of yet another century as South Africa cruised to a six-wicket victory to clinch the triangular series trophy on Saturday....
Cricket: Finch ton puts Australia in driving seat
27th August 2014 Cricket: Finch ton puts Australia in driving seat HARARE: Aaron Finch’s third one-day hundred since the start of the year helped Australia rack up a formidable 327 for seven against South Africa in the second match of a triangular series in Harare on Wednesday. Finch’s 102...
CM for promotion of Pak Australia trade ties
23rd August 2014 CM for promotion of Pak Australia trade ties LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister, Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif Saturday said Pakistan gives great importance to relations with Australia and there is a need to further promote trade cooperation between the two countries. He was talking to Pakistani High Commissioner...
Great white shark choked by sea lion
17th July 2014 Great white shark choked by sea lion PERTH: A great white shark that washed up on an Australian beach this week had a sea lion stuck in its throat which likely caused its death, fisheries officials said Thursday. The four-metre (13-foot) white pointer was filmed...
World Twenty20: West Indies beat Australia by 6 wickets
28th March 2014 World Twenty20: West Indies beat Australia by 6 wickets DHAKA: Defending champions West Indies revived their semi-hopes in the World Twenty20 with a six-wicket win over Australia in Dhaka on Friday, virtually knocking George Bailey s team out of the race. The West Indies surpassed Australia s 178-8 with...
New satellite image boosts Malaysia plane search hopes
22nd March 2014 New satellite image boosts Malaysia plane search hopes PERTH: China released Saturday a new satellite image of a large floating object possibly linked to missing Malaysian Flight MH370, boosting search efforts as anger with the pace of the operation boiled over among Chinese relatives in Beijing....
Cricket-England win after Broad sparks Australia collapse
13th August 2013 Cricket-England win after Broad sparks Australia collapse CHESTER-LE-STREET: Australia, with victory in sight, collapsed from 120 for one to 224 all out in a crazy post-tea spell as England won the fourth test by 74 runs to clinch the Ashes outright and go 3-0 up...
Shane Warne officially retires
22nd July 2013 Shane Warne officially retires SYDNEY: Australia great Shane Warne on Monday officially announced his retirement from the game, confirming he will not play with the Melbourne Stars in Australia’s Big Bash League. The leg-spin legend, who was Friday inducted into the International...
 
 
 



 
 
 



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