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Lahore edge past Karachi despite Sangakarra fireworks
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Lahore edge past Karachi despite Sangakarra fireworks

February 16th, 2017 | by admin
Lahore Qalandars 179 for 8 (Zaman 56, Rizwan 29, Amir 2-30) beat Karachi Kings 172 for 8 (Sangakkara 65, Malik 39, Tanvir 2-30) by seven runs In a nutshell Kumar Sangakkara’s best form since international retirement...
Jamshed arrested in alleged PSL corruption case
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Jamshed arrested in alleged PSL corruption case

February 14th, 2017 | by admin
Nasir Jamshed, the former Pakistan opener, and one other man have been arrested* in the UK in relation to the ongoing investigation into alleged corruption in the Pakistan Super League (PSL). The National Crime Agency (NCA)...
Umar Akmal not giving up on Test comeback
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Umar Akmal not giving up on Test comeback

February 13th, 2017 | by admin
Umar Akmal, the Pakistan batsman, believes he can revive his Test career despite not having played the format for nearly six years. Akmal, 26, had made his Test debut at the age of 19 in 2009. He scored a century in his first...
Jamshed provisionally suspended by PCB
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Jamshed provisionally suspended by PCB

February 13th, 2017 | by admin
Nasir Jamshed, the out-of-favour Pakistan opener, has become the third player to be provisionally suspended by the PCB as it continues its investigation into the corruption scandal that hit the Pakistan Super League this weekend....
Azhar Ali quits as Pakistan ODI captain
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Azhar Ali quits as Pakistan ODI captain

February 9th, 2017 | by admin
Azhar Ali has quit as Pakistan’s ODI captain, in the wake of mounting pressure on his leadership following the 4-1 defeat in Australia. Wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed, who is the T20I captain, will take over from Azhar in...
Ageing Islamabad United gear up for title defence
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Ageing Islamabad United gear up for title defence

February 8th, 2017 | by admin
Inaugural season results After initially looking like the poorest side in the competition in 2016, Islamabad United mastered that fabled Pakistani ability: peaking at the right time. Four heavy defeats in the first six games must...
‘Would like to bat as high as possible’ – Travis Head
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‘Would like to bat as high as possible’ – Travis Head

January 26th, 2017 | by admin
Travis Head, who hit his maiden ODI century against Pakistan in the fifth ODI in Adelaide after being pushed up to open, hopes to get more chances at the top of the order. “As a batter I would love to bat as high as I...
Azhar Ali likely to lose ODI captaincy after 4-1 thumping
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Azhar Ali likely to lose ODI captaincy after 4-1 thumping

January 26th, 2017 | by admin
Azhar Ali is likely to be removed as Pakistan’s ODI captain after his side lost the series in Australia 4-1. Pakistan were beaten in the final ODI in Adelaide, slumping to the same score line they had suffered in England...
Misbah may decide future after PSL
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Misbah may decide future after PSL

January 25th, 2017 | by admin
Misbah ul Haq, Pakistan’s Test captain will use the Pakistan Super League (PSL) as a platform by which to make a decision about his international future, and said that he is likely to take a call within the next month....
Warner ton sets up series win for Australia
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Warner ton sets up series win for Australia

January 22nd, 2017 | by admin
Australia 6 for 353 (Warner 130, Maxwell 78, Head 51, Hasan 5-52) beat Pakistan 267 (Sharjeel 74, Hazlewood 3-54, Zampa 3-55) by 86 runs A David Warner hundred. A catalogue of Pakistan fielding errors. A big win for Australia. It...