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Mohammad Amir’s Test retirement was on the cards: Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur

Mohammad Amir’s Test retirement was on the cards: Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur

Lahore: Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur is not surprised by pacer Mohammad Amir’s decision to retire from Test cricket, saying it was on the cards for a long while. “It was on the cards for a long while,” Arthur told ESPNcricinfo. “Amir had been speaking to me about it for some time now. His Test […]

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PSL Season 5 to be played in Pakistan: Sources

PSL Season 5 to be played in Pakistan: Sources

Agencies The fifth edition of Pakistan Super League T20 tournament will be played entirely at home, according to Cricket Board (PCB) sources. A per PCB sources, the PSL Season 5 will be tentatively held from February 20 to March 22 next year with the final scheduled to be held in Lahore. Since the launch of […]

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Pakistan ace Mohammad Amir retires from Test cricket

Pakistan ace Mohammad Amir retires from Test cricket

Agencies Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir announced his decision to retire from Test cricket on Friday, 26 July. Amir, 27, released a statement through the Pakistan Cricket Board, stating his desire to concentrate on white-ball cricket. He will continue to be available for selection in one-day internationals and Twenty20 Internationals. “It has been an honour […]

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Ponting pinpoints mature Stokes as England’s key Ashes threat

Ponting pinpoints mature Stokes as England’s key Ashes threat

LONDON: The new maturity of World Cup hero Ben Stokes poses the biggest threat to Australia’s Ashes bid, said Ricky Ponting, who compared him to Andrew Flintoff as the “real heartbeat” of the England team. Stokes played a crucial role in England’s World Cup triumph, re-establishing himself as a key player after an off-field incident that […]

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Japan Open: Sindhu, Praneeth proceed to quarter-finals

Japan Open: Sindhu, Praneeth proceed to quarter-finals

Tokyo: Indian shuttler PV Sindhu and Sai Praneeth proceeded to the quarter-finals of the Japan Open on Thursday. Sindhu defeated Japanese Aya Ohori 11-21, 21-10, 21-13 in a 61 minutes long women’s singles match. The 24-year-old Sindhu, after losing first game against Ohori comeback stronger and won the two consecutive games 21-10, 21-13. Sindhu was […]

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ICC suspends Zimbabwe Cricket over ‘political interference’

ICC suspends Zimbabwe Cricket over ‘political interference’

Agencies LONDON:  – International cricket chiefs on Thursday suspended Zimbabwe over a failure to keep the sport free from government interference, throwing into doubt their participation in qualifiers for the T20 World Cup. The decision means International Cricket Council funding to Zimbabwe Cricket will be frozen and representative teams from the country will not be […]

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JKFA Annual League: J&K bank beats J&K Forest XI

JKFA Annual League: J&K bank beats J&K Forest XI

Srinagar: In the ongoing State Annual League Football tournament Three matches of Junior Division were played on July 17, 2019, at Polo Ground West and Two Matches at Synthetic Turf TRC. At Polo Ground west Ist match was played between United FC and Shining Star, United FC got a Walkover as Shining star did not turn […]

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Inzamam Steps Down As PCB Chief Selector

Inzamam Steps Down As PCB Chief Selector

KARACHI — Pakistan chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq stepped down as the chief selector on Wednesday but was open to take up any new assignment from the Cricket Board. The under-fire chief selector told a press conference in Lahore that he would not seek an extension or renewal of his contract, which expires on July 31. “After more […]

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ICC’s boundary-count rule that decided WC winner slammed by former players

ICC’s boundary-count rule that decided WC winner slammed by former players

New Delhi: Former and current cricketers, including India’s Rohit Sharma and Gautam Gambhir, criticised the International Cricket Council’s boundary count rule that decided the World Cup title in England’s favour and denied New Zealand after a pulsating final in London. In a thrilling encounter on Sunday night at the Lord’s, England were adjudged the winners of […]

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Floodlights Installed at Downtown Stadium

Floodlights Installed at Downtown Stadium

Srinagar: Ghani Memorial Statdium in Rajouri Kadal area of the old city here has become first open air sports facility in the Shahr-e-Khas were flood lights have been installed. Advisors to Governor, K Vijay Kumar, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai and K K Sharma visited Rajouri Kadal where the newly installed facility of flood lights was jointly inaugurated by […]

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