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Lahore Qalandars skipper Hafeez ruled out of PSL

Dubai: Lahore Qalandars has suffered a major blow as skipper Mohammad Hafeez has been ruled out of the entire Pakistan Super League due to his thumb injury. AB de Villiers will now lead the team from the Sharjah leg of the tournament. Sameen Rana, team manager and CEO of the team, said: “It’s a very disappointing news for us. AB...

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Phil Mickelson beats Tiger Woods in $9 million winner-take-all match

LAS VEGAS:  Phil Mickelson has played in Tiger Woods’ shadow for much of his career but got some semblance of revenge on Friday by winning their $9 million (7.02 million pounds) matchplay exhibition under the floodlights in Las Vegas. With the match all square through regulation, Mickelson sealed the win at the fourth hole of a sudden-death playoff when he...

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Australia thrash Windies to reach Women’s World T20 final

Australia dethroned the West Indies and booked a place in Saturday's Women's World Twenty20 final with a crushing 71-run victory in the first semi-final on Thursday at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Thursday. Stunned by the Caribbean side in the 2016 final in Kolkata, the three-time champions were at their most ruthless to the dismay of a...

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Macau circuit not to blame for teen’s horror crash, says team boss

MACAU: The Macau Grand Prix’s street circuit is not to blame for a teen driver’s horrific crash on Sunday, her team boss has said after the accident raised concerns about safety standards. Seventeen-year-old Sophia Floersch’s Formula Three car catapulted spectacularly over safety barriers during Sunday’s race, fracturing the Van Amersfoort Racing driver’s spine and injuring four others. But despite the...

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DJ Bravo announces to visit Pakistan for PSL 4

Web Desk: Former West Indian star player Dwayne Bravo known as DJ Bravo has announced on Thursday that he will travel to Pakistan for the fourth edition of the Pakistan Super League( PSL4). In a video message shared by Quetta Gladiators, Bravo said that he is looking forward to visit Pakistan. "I am looking forward to travel to Pakistan for...

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Darren Sammy to captain Peshawar Zalmi in PSL 4

Web Desk: Peshawar Zalmi's chairman Javed Afridi on Wednesday announced that Darren Sammy will lead the side in the fourth edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL). He believes that Sammy captaincy proved to be fruitful for the team as they won the PSL 2 and runners up in PSL 3. The yellow storm will perform exceptionally well in PSL under...

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Defeat against New Zealand worst of my career, says Arthur

Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur on Tuesday described his team s narrow four-run defeat in the first Test against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi as the "worst of his coaching career". Pakistan, set a modest 176-run target, were undone by a shambolic batting display as they lost their last seven wickets for just 41 runs after being on course for...

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PCB looses case to BCCI over damages sought for violating bilateral series contract

DUBAI: On Tuesday, the International Cricket Council’s Dispute Committee  dismissed the Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) case against the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) over India’s refusal to play a bilateral cricket series. “The Dispute Panel formed under the Terms of Reference of the ICC Disputes Resolutions Committee (DRC), the International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the outcome...

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Five narrowest wins in Test cricket

ABU DHABI: New Zealand´s dramatic win over Pakistan in the first Test in Abu Dhabi on Monday was one of the most unpredictable and exciting in living memory as the fortunes of the two sides appeared to swing with every session. The winning margin of just four runs was also the fifth narrowest in the history of Test cricket which...

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After Austria, Peshawar Zalmi to promote cricket in Turkey

Zalmi Foundation and Turkey Sports Developing Organisation have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to promote cricket for development of sports in Turkey. After promoting cricket in Austria and China, Peshawar Zalmi aims to promote cricket in Turkey and play an important role. Chairman, Javed Afridi signed on behalf of the Zalmi Foundation whereas the President of the sports developing...

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PakvNZ: Mercurial Pakistan snatches defeat from the jaws of victory

ABU DHABI: Pakistan were wobbling with only one wicket in hand, as New Zealand spinners shook up the hosts' batting lineup and turned the Abu Dhabi Test into a tricky affair. Pakistan were just 8 runs away from winning the first Test on Monday but had only one wicket in hand, after a clatter of early wickets. Azhar Ali, who...

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Abu Dhabi Test: Pakistan need 176 to win first Test against New Zealand

ABU DHABI: Pakistan need 176 runs to win the first Test after New Zealand were dismissed for 249 in their second innings on the third day in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. Medium pacer Hasan Ali took his maiden five-wicket haul with 5-45 while leg-spinner Yasir Shah finished with 5-110 — his 14th five-wicket haul in an innings — as New...

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Abu Dhabi Test: Hasan Ali puts New Zealand on the back foot

ABU DHABI: Hasan Ali brought Pakistan back into the game on day three of the first Test in Abu Dhabi, claiming two quick wickets to put New Zealand on the back foot during Sunday's morning session. New Zealand resumed batting at 56-1. Spinner Yasir Shah bowled out skipper Kane Williamson for 37. Hasan, who had Tom Latham out yesterday, removed...

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Mayweather’s exhibition vs. Japanese kickboxer back on with ‘no kicking’ clause

Floyd Mayweather's match against a Japanese kickboxer is once again on for New Year's Eve as an exhibition fight with knockouts allowed but likely no decision granted on a win or a loss. Nobuyuki Sakakibara, the head of Rizin Fighting Federation, which is putting on the three-round exhibition, told reporters Saturday at Tokyo's Haneda airport that “a misunderstanding” was behind...

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New Zealand 56-1 at close on second day

ABU DHABI: New Zealand, trailing by 74 runs in the first innings, were 56-1 at close on the second day of the first Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Saturday. Skipper Kane Williamson was batting on 27 and with him opener Jeet Raval on 26 not out as New Zealand still trail by 18 runs with nine second innings...

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Abu Dhabi Test: New Zealand bowled out for 153

Pakistan´s spin-cum-pace attack left New Zealand in ruins at tea on the opening day of the first Test despite captain Kane Williamson´s half century in Abu Dhabi on Friday. The Kiwis were all out for 153, with Williamson´s 27th Test half century reduced to a footnote. His performance with the bat had lifted New Zealand from 39-3 to 111 before...

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T20 World Cup Will Be My Last : Faf Du Plessis

BRISBANE: South African captain Faf du Plessis said on Friday the T20 World Cup in Australia in two years time will be his last. The 34-year-old, who has led his country in two World T20 campaigns, in 2014 and 2016, is keen to play a third but will then step aside. “The T20 World Cup in 2020 is something I’m...

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