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Sarfaraz Ahmed blessed with a baby girl

Sarfaraz Ahmed and wife, Khushbakht have a beautiful new addition to their family and wants us all to meet her. The cricketer took to Twitter to announce that he is now the father of a beautiful baby girl; he even shared a picture of his son holding his newborn sister. https://twitter.com/SarfarazA_54/status/1222172938461437953 The post was flooded with love and congratulatory messages...

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International Olympic Committee lifts India ban after Pakistan visa assurances

LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee has lifted a ban on India hosting international sporting events after receiving assurances over visas for Pakistani competitors. In February, India triggered a standoff with the IOC when it refused to allow Pakistani shooters from attending a Tokyo 2020 Games qualifying competition. But on Thursday, IOC president Thomas Bach said India were now back in...

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World Cup 2019: Sri Lanka opted to bat first against England

LEEDS:  Sri Lanka, after winning the toss, opted to bat first against host England on Friday here at Leeds. England whose sole defeat came at the hands of Pakistan, currently placed on the third spot on the points table following their wins against Bangladesh, West Indies, and the Afghanistan, where the Lions cumulated a World Cup record total of scoring...

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World Cup 2019: Australia sets a gigantic target of 382 for Bangladesh

NOTTINGHAM: Australia, in the 26th match of the World Cup 2019, set a gigantic target of 382 for Bangladesh with five wickets down here at Trent Bridge, Nottingham on Thursday. Warner, once again, made a furious century, scoring 166 before being caught by Hossain on the ball of Sarkar. Besides Warner, Usman Khwaja scored 89 and skipper Aaron Finch made...

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Mohsin Khan relieved of his position as PCB cricket committee head

LAHORE: Former Test cricketer Mohsin Khan has stepped down as Chair of the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) Cricket Committee, which was tasked to conduct a thorough review of the national team's performance following the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019. In a press statement released on Thursday, the PCB said Mohsin expressed his willingness to be released from his current...

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Rain-soaked cricket World Cup may cost insurers millions

LONDON: Lost revenues from a record number of rain-hit cricket World Cup games in England and Wales may result in insurance claims of a few million pounds for each abandoned fixture, insurance sources say. Broadcasters, organisers, venues, advertising sponsors and catering establishments are among firms to have missed out after four matches were called off in an exceptionally rainy June....

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World Cup 2019: Australia opted to bat first against Bangladesh

NOTTINGHAM: Australia, in the 26th match of the World Cup 2019, opted to bat first against Bangladesh here at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. Bangladesh comes into the match after accumulating the second highest run chase in World Cup history as Shakib Al Hasan’s brilliant century culminated in a remarkable seven-wicket win over the West Indies on Monday, reviving their bid to...

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World Cup 2019: New Zealand restricts South Africa to 241

BIRMINGHAM: New Zealand, in the 25th World Cup 2019 match, restricted South Africa to 241 runs here in Birmingham on Wednesday. Ferguson took three important wickets as van der Dussen, with 67 and Hashim Amla with 55 runs remained Proteas' only top scores. Besides Ferguson; Boult, Grandhomme, and Santner took one wicket each. The 25th game of this World Cup...

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PCB supports Pakistan team despite ‘below expectation’ World Cup performance

LAHORE: The Board of Governors of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has put their "faith, support and confidence" in the Pakistan cricket team despite their "below expectation" performance ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. The discussion on the team's performance took place during the 54th meeting of the PCB' Board of Governors in Lahore on Wednesday chaired by Chairman Ehsan Mani....

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World Cup 2019: New Zealand opted to field against South Africa

BIRMINGHAM: New Zealand, in the 25th World Cup 2019 match, opted to field first after winning the toss against South Africa here in Birmingham on Wednesday. The start of the Cricket World Cup group game between New Zealand and South Africa at was delayed by a wet outfield. After a pitch inspection at 10:15am local time, umpires Nigel Llong and...

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Wet outfield delays start of South Africa-New Zealand match

BIRMINGHAM: The start of the Cricket World Cup group game between New Zealand and South Africa at Edgbaston has been delayed by a wet outfield. After a pitch inspection at 10:15am local time, umpires Nigel Llong and Ian Gould will inspect the pitch again at 11am. Conditions have been overcast, and there's the possibility of light rain later this morning,...

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PCB dismisses reports of grouping within Pakistan team

MANCHESTER: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) after so many media reports and speculations Tuesday rejected the media reports of friction within the team after back-to-back losses in the ongoing World Cup tournament, and said that the entire team is standing behind skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed. The board spokesperson said that the team will soon prove its critics wrong by giving a...

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World Cup 2019: Morgan, Root, Bairstow churned out 398 for Afghans

MANCHESTER: Host England on Tuesday set a gigantic target of 398 for Afghanistan, highest of the tournament so far as skipper Morgan, Root, and Bairstow played brilliant strokes here at Old Trafford, Manchester. Eoin Morgan with 148, Root with 88, and Bairstow with 90 runs sabotaged Afghan bowling side with Dawlat Zadran and skipper Gulbadin Naib finding some solace with...

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World Cup 2019: England opted to bat first against Afghanistan

MANCHESTER: Host England on Tuesday opted to bat first after winning the toss against Afghanistan at Old Trafford, Manchester. Comprising one of the toughest squads at this year's World Cup, favourites England will be without the services of opener Jason Roy who suffered an injury while fielding during England's win over West Indies on Friday. For Afghanistan, the biggest disappointment...

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World Cup 2019: Shakib Al Hasan brilliant hundred stunts West Indies in a remarkable chase

TAUNTON: Bangladesh powered to the second highest run chase in World Cup history as Shakib Al Hasan´s brilliant century clinched a remarkable seven-wicket win over the West Indies on Monday. Shakib blasted 124 from 99 balls and Linton Das hit a superb 94 from 69 deliveries to lead Bangladesh to 322-3 with 8.3 overs to spare at Taunton. Bangladesh´s highest...

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World Cup 2019: West Indies sets a massive target of 322 for Bangladesh

TAUNTON: West Indies on Monday set a massive target of 322 for Bangladesh to chase as Hope, Lewis, and Hetmyer played brilliant strokes. Hope with 96, Lewis with 70 and Hetmyer with a fifty hit the Bengal Tigers' bowlers hard who chose to field first after winning the toss. Mohammad Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman both dismissed three batsmen each with Shakib...

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World Cup 2019: Bangladesh opted to field first against West Indies

TAUNTON: In the 23rd match of the World Cup 2019 here at Taunton on Monday, Bangladesh opted to field first after winning the toss against West Indies. Currently placed at the bottom half of the table, Windies and the Bengali Tigers will have an opportunity to get back into the race for the playoffs. While the winner would possibly accelerate...

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