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Cricket: Zimbabwe World Cup factfile
28th January 2015 Cricket: Zimbabwe World Cup factfile HARARE: Factfile on Zimbabwe ahead of the 2015 World Cup to be played in Australia and New Zealand from February 14 to March 29. Squad: Elton Chigumbura (capt), Regis Chakabva, Tendai Chatara, Chamu  Chibhabha, Craig Ervine, Tafadzwa Kamungozi,...
Ireland World Cup factfile
28th January 2015 Ireland World Cup factfile DUBLIN: Factfile on Ireland ahead of the 2015 World Cup to be played in Australia and New Zealand from February 14 to March 29. Squad: William Porterfield (capt), Andrew Balbirnie, Peter Chase, Alex Cusack, George Dockrell, Ed Joyce,...
ICC will decide next week about Amir to first-class return
24th January 2015 ICC will decide next week about Amir to first-class return ISLAMABAD: Muhammad Amir could return to first-class cricket next month after the conditions of his five-year ban for spot-fixing were relaxed. The PCB had written a letter to the ICC in November, requesting that the governing body review...
Inzamam for holding sportsman spirit in games
23rd January 2015 Inzamam for holding sportsman spirit in games ISLAMABAD: Former captain of Pakistan cricket team Inzamam ul Haq has said that countrymen need to learn to accept that defeats are part of the games. Imran Khan’s inexperienced “Cornered Tigers” had won the ICC Cricket World Cup...
Cricket: Jaywardene, Sangakkara set up Sri Lanka
20th January 2015 Cricket: Jaywardene, Sangakkara set up Sri Lanka NELSON, New Zealand, An innings of 94 from Mahela Jayawardene and 76 from Kumar Sangakkara helped Sri Lanka to reach 276 against New Zealand in the fourth one-day international at Nelson on Tuesday. The tourists were all out...
Cricket-De Villiers smashes fastest ODI half-century
18th January 2015 Cricket-De Villiers smashes fastest ODI half-century JOHANNESBURG: Swashbuckling South African AB de Villiers struck the fastest half century in one-day international cricket on Sunday, taking 16 balls to pass the milestone against the West Indies at The Wanderers. After coming to the wicket following...
Cricket: Ton-up McCullum takes fight to Sri Lanka
15th January 2015 Cricket: Ton-up McCullum takes fight to Sri Lanka HAMILTON, New Zealand: A magnificent Brendon McCullum century gave New Zealand a flying start in the second one-day international against Sri Lanka before the vistors capitalised on a string of reckless errors to fight back into the match....
Cricket: N.Zealand make 248 in 2nd Sri Lanka ODI
15th January 2015 Cricket: N.Zealand make 248 in 2nd Sri Lanka ODI HAMILTON, New Zealand: New Zealand were all out for 248 in 50 overs after winning the toss and electing to bat in the second one-day international against Sri Lanka at Hamilton’s Seddon Park on Thursday. Captain Brendon McCullum...
Cricket: Du Plessis slams 46-ball century
12th January 2015 Cricket: Du Plessis slams 46-ball century JOHANNESBURG: South African captain Faf du Plessis hit a 46-ball century to lead South Africa to a total of 231 for seven after being sent in to bat in the second Twenty20 international against the West Indies at...
Pakistan announce 15-member squad for World Cup
7th January 2015 Pakistan announce 15-member squad for World Cup LAHORE: Pakistan announced its 15-member squad for the upcoming ODI World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, from February 14 to March 29 on Wednesday. The team was announced by Chief Selector Moin Khan, said that this would...
Cricket: Smith joins greats as Australia pass 500
7th January 2015 Cricket: Smith joins greats as Australia pass 500 SYDNEY: Steve Smith joined the greats Wednesday as he plundered India’s bowlers for his fourth century of the series and Australia built their first innings beyond 500 on the second day of the final Test in Sydney. The...
Cricket: New Zealand 253-5, lead Sri Lanka by 118
5th January 2015 Cricket: New Zealand 253-5, lead Sri Lanka by 118 WELLINGTON: New Zealand were 235-5 in their second innings at stumps on the third day of the second cricket Test to lead Sri Lanka by 118 runs in Wellington on Monday. Kane Williamson was not out 80 with...
Cricket: Sri Lanka claim two before lunch against New Zealand
3rd January 2015 Cricket: Sri Lanka claim two before lunch against New Zealand WELLINGTON: – Sri Lanka struck back after a wayward start in the second Test to have New Zealand 93-2 at lunch on a bowler-friendly Basin Reserve wicket in Wellington on Saturday. Kane Williamson was not out 34 with...
Cricket: New Zealand 192-7 at tea against Sri Lanka
3rd January 2015 Cricket: New Zealand 192-7 at tea against Sri Lanka WELLINGTON: – New Zealand were 192-7 at tea after being sent into bat on day one of the second Test against Sri Lanka at Wellington’s Basin Reserve on Saturday. Kane Williamson made 69 and for Sri Lanka Nuwan...
Cricket: New Zealand all out for 221 in first innings
3rd January 2015 Cricket: New Zealand all out for 221 in first innings WELLINGTON: – New Zealand were all out for 221 in their first innings after being sent in to bat on day one of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Wellington on Saturday. Kane Williamson made 69 while...
Cricket: Smith out cheaply as India keep in 3rd Test
29th December 2014 Cricket: Smith out cheaply as India keep in 3rd Test MELBOURNE: India claimed the key wickets of Steve Smith and Chris Rogers to keep in the contest as Australia stretched their lead to 239 runs on the fourth day of the third Test in Melbourne on Monday. The...
Cricket: Sri Lanka in fight to survive against New Zealand
27th December 2014 Cricket: Sri Lanka in fight to survive against New Zealand CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand- Sri Lanka were fighting for survival in the first Test against New Zealand Saturday after being decimated by a lethal Blackcaps’ swing attack in their first innings and forced to follow on. Trent Boult started...
Cricket: Injured Clarke upbeat he will play at World Cup
24th December 2014 Cricket: Injured Clarke upbeat he will play at World Cup SYDNEY: Australian captain Michael Clarke eased fears Wednesday his career may by over, saying he is recovering well from surgery on a torn hamstring. The 33-year-old set alarm bells ringing with a stark warning the injury sustained during...
Cricket: Waqar seeks improvement, Williamson hails achievement
20th December 2014 Cricket: Waqar seeks improvement, Williamson hails achievement by Shahid HASHMI ABU DHABI: – Pakistan coach Waqar Younis warned his team needed to improve before the World Cup while Kane Williamson hailed a “great achievement” after New Zealand win the one-day series 3-2 on Friday. Pakistan...
Cricket: Johnson the wrecker as India collapse in Gabba Test
20th December 2014 Cricket: Johnson the wrecker as India collapse in Gabba Test BRISBANE: – Mitchell Johnson skittled India’s top order with a devastating spell as the tourists lurched towards a likely fourth-day defeat in the second Gabba Test on Saturday. The ICC Cricketer of the Year snared three for 10...
Fifth and Final One Day International Pakistan v New Zealand
19th December 2014 Fifth and Final One Day International Pakistan v New Zealand Abu Dhabi : Scoreboard in the fifth and final One Day International between Pakistan and New Zealand on Friday in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates New Zealand Innings M. Guptill                     c Shafiq b Irfan                         8 D. Brownlie                   ...
Cricket: Hazlewood, Haddin star as India all out for 408
18th December 2014 Cricket: Hazlewood, Haddin star as India all out for 408 BRISBANE: – Debutant Josh Hazlewood captured five wickets and Brad Haddin equalled a wicketkeeping record as Australia dismissed India for 408 in the second Test in Brisbane on Thursday. Paceman Hazlewood led the way with three scalps on...
Mahela, Afridi to be most experienced players in ICC World Cup 2015
15th December 2014 Mahela, Afridi to be most experienced players in ICC World Cup 2015 ISLAMABAD, Dec 15 (APP): Sri Lanka’s Mahela Jayawardene and Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi are in line to become the most experienced players in ICC Cricket World Cup history, after they were named in provisional squads for the tournament that...
Cricket: Hafeez lifts Pakistan to 252 in second one-day
12th December 2014 Cricket: Hafeez lifts Pakistan to 252 in second one-day SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates: Opener Mohammad Hafeez hit a solid half-century as Pakistan made 252 all out in 48.3 overs in the second day-night international in Sharjah on Friday. Hafeez hit a 92-ball 76 with nine boundaries and...
Cricket: Abbott back in groove with stunning spell
12th December 2014 Cricket: Abbott back in groove with stunning spell SYDNEY: – Sean Abbott, who delivered the ball that killed Australian batsman Phillip Hughes, proved he was back in the groove Friday with a stunning 6-14 as New South Wales demolished Queensland. There had been fears the 22-year-old...
Cricket: Warner hits emotional ton, Clarke retires hurt
9th December 2014 Cricket: Warner hits emotional ton, Clarke retires hurt ADELAIDE:- Australia’s David Warner paid fitting tribute to tragic batsman and close friend Phillip Hughes with a brilliant century Tuesday but skipper Michael Clarke retired hurt on day one of an emotional first Test against India. After pre-game...
 
 
 



 
 
 



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