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`Using religion for vested interests a norm in Pakistan’


February 20th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 20 (IANS) It is unfortunate that using religion for vested interests has become a norm in Pakistan, said a daily.An editorial in the Daily Times said that it ... Read more...

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Razzaq back to lead Lahore, Yousuf pulls out


September 23rd, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 23 (IANS) Barely a day after agreeing to captain Lahore Lions in the domestic Twenty20 tournament, Mohammad Yousuf has pulled out, citing "fitness problems." Yousuf accepted the offer ... Read more...

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CL T20 qualifier: T&T; to bat against Leicestershire


September 20th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 20 (IANS) Trinidad and Tobago won the toss and elected to bat against Leicestershire in a Champions League T20 qualifier at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here Tuesday.Teams: ... Read more...

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Afridi to play in inaugural Sri Lanka Premier League


May 11th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 11 (IANS) Top Pakistan cricketers are looking to showcase their Twenty20 skills at the inaugural edition of the Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) later this summer.Leading the ... Read more...

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Pak cricket team will be crowd pleasers: Intikhab Alam


April 18th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
St Lucia, Apr 18(ANI): Pakistan team manager Intikhab Alam has said that West Indies cricket fans will be attracted to the style of play of the visiting team.The team, which arrived here ... Read more...

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Pak team certainly needs batting coach to overcome their problems: Akram


April 12th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 12(ANI): Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram has backed limited-overs skipper Shahid Afridi over his demand for a batting coach, saying that an expert can help the national team players ... Read more...

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I made error of judgement in World Cup semifinal: Afridi


April 11th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 11 (IANS) Impressed with Mahendra Singh Dhoni' captaincy in the World Cup final, Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi said he too should have promoted himself in the order in ... Read more...

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Gul will return with bang in Pakistan’s Test series against Windies: Intikhab


April 10th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 10(ANI): Pakistan cricket team manager Intikhab Alam has expressed confidence that pacer Umar Gul will bounce back with a vengeance in next month's two-match Test series against the West ... Read more...

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Kamran, Razzaq must say goodbye to international cricket following WC debacle: Butt


April 9th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 9(ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Ijaz Butt has cast a shadow of doubt over the future of faltering wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal and all-rounder Abdul Razzaq by saying that both ... Read more...

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Sindh CM announces Rs0.5mn cash award for each cricketer of Pak WC squad


April 9th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 9(ANI): Sindh Chief minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has announced a cash award of 0.5 million rupees for each member of Pakistan's World Cup team.Pakistan, considered underdogs before the ... Read more...

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Islamabad HC orders release of Shahbaz Bhatti murder suspect


April 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 7(ANI): The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has directed the police to release a suspect allegedly involved in the assassination of former Minorities Affairs Minister Shahbaz Bhatti.Bhatti was shot dead by ... Read more...

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‘Dropped’ Razzaq blames Pak team management for his unimpressive WC performance


April 7th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 7(ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq has hit out at the team management following his omission from the national squad for the West Indies tour, saying that he was not utilised ... Read more...

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Kamran, Razzaq, Younus omitted from Pak squad for West Indies tour


April 6th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 6(ANI): Pakistani selectors have omitted underperforming wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal along with all-rounder Abdul Razzaq from both One-day International (ODI) and Twenty20 squads for the West Indies tour, while former Test ... Read more...

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World Cup scoreboard: Pakistan vs. West Indies, 1st quarterfinal


March 23rd, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 23 (IANS) Scoreboard of the first World Cup quarterfinal between Pakistan and the West Indies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Wednesday.West Indies: Devon Smith lbw b Mohammad Hafeez ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of West Indies innings against Pakistan


March 23rd, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 23 (IANS) Scoreboard of the West Indies innings against Pakistan in the first quarterfinal of the 2011 World Cup here Wedneday:West Indies: Devon Smith lbw b Mohammad Hafeez 7 ... Read more...

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West Indies to bat against Pakistan


March 23rd, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 23 (IANS) The West Indies won the toss and decided to bat against Pakistan in the first quarter-final of the 2011 Cricket World Cup here Wednesday.Teams: West ... Read more...

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Minister, PSB officials congratulate Pak team on win over Australia


March 20th, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar. 20 (ANI): Pakistan's Sports Minister Shaukat Ullah, the Director General of the Pakistan Sports Board (PSB), Syed Amir Hamza Gilani, and the PSB Secretary, Aziz Bilour, have congratulated the Pakistan ... Read more...

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World Cup scoreboard: Pakistan vs. Australia, Group A


March 20th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 19 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the Group A match between Australia and Pakistan in 2011 cricket World Cup at the R. Premadasa Stadium here Saturday.Australia:Shane ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of Australia’s innings against Pakistan


March 19th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 19 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of Australia's innings against Pakistan in a Group A match of the World Cup at the R. Premedasa Stadium here Saturday:Australia: Shane ... Read more...

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Australia elect to bat against Pakistan


March 19th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 19 (IANS) Australia won the toss and decided to bat against Pakistan in a World Cup Group A match at the R Premadasa Stadium here Saturday.Australia are ... Read more...

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Australia, Pakistan will look to finish at top of Group A (Preview)


March 18th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 18 (IANS) The much awaited Australia-Pakistan clash at the R. Premadasa Stadium here Saturday is far from being a dead rubber as both teams would like to ... Read more...

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PCB drops Yousuf, Malik, Kaneria from central contracts list


March 10th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 10(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has dropped veteran batsman Mohammad Yousuf, former skipper Shoaib Malik, leg-spinner Danish Kaneria and pacer Sohail Tanvir from its central contracts list.Shockingly, wicketkeeper ... Read more...

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New Zealand crush Pakistan, roar back into World Cup (Intro Roundup, correcting first para)


March 9th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), March 8 (IANS) Sensational batting by birthday boy Ross Taylor and Jacob Oram, coupled with disciplined bowling, sawNew Zealand crush Pakistan by 110 runs and roar ... Read more...

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New Zealand roar back with crushing defeat of Pakistan (Roundup)


March 9th, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), March 8 (IANS) Sensational batting by birthday boy Ross Taylor and disciplined bowling by Jacob Oram saw New Zealand crush Pakistan by 110 runs and roar ... Read more...

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World Cup scoreboard: New Zealand vs Pakistan, Group A


March 9th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), March 8 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the World Cup Group A match between New Zealand and Pakistan here Tuesday:New Zealand: Martin Guptill b ... Read more...

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World Cup: Scoreboard of New Zealand-Pakistan match


March 8th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), March 8 (IANS) Scoreboard of the New Zealand innings against Pakistan in a World Cup Group A match here Tuesday.New Zealand: Martin Guptill b Shahid Afridi ... Read more...

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New Zealand elect to bat against Pakistan


March 8th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Pallekele, March 8 (IANS) New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori won the toss and elected to bat against Pakistan in a World Cup Group A match here Tuesday.New Zealand made ... Read more...

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World Cup scoreboard: Pakistan vs. Canada, Group A (Lead)


March 4th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 3 (IANS) Scoreboard of the World Cup Group A match between Pakistan and Canada at the R. Premedasa Stadium here Thursday.Pakistan: Mohammad Hafeez lbw Osinde 11 Ahmed Shehzad c Gordon ... Read more...

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World Cup scoreboard: Pakistan vs.Canada, Group A


March 3rd, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 3 (IANS) Scoreboard of Pakistan's innings against Canada in a World Cup Group A match at the R. Premedasa Stadium here Thursday.Pakistan: Mohammad Hafeez lbw Osinde 11 Ahmed Shehzad c ... Read more...

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Unity is our strength: Afridi


March 3rd, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 3 (IANS) Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi said unity in the team had resulted in their impressive wins against Kenya and co-hosts Sri Lanka in the World Cup."Unity is ... Read more...

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Pak must include one more bowler in World Cup squad: Imran


March 2nd, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 2(ANI): Pakistan may have won their first two matches of the 2011 World Cup, but "could feel the pinch against stronger opposition" unless one more bowler is included in the ... Read more...

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Pakistan elect to bat against Sri Lanka


February 26th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 26 (IANS) Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi won the toss and elected to bat against Sri Lanka in the World Cup Group A match at R. Premadasa Stadium here Saturday.Teams: Pakistan: Shahid ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Pakistan vs Kenya, World Cup Group A


February 24th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Hambantota (Sri Lanka), Feb 23 (IANS) Scoreboard of the World Cup Group A match between Sri Lanka and Kenya here Wednesday.Pakistan: Mohammad Hafeez c Waters b Otieno 9 Ahmed Shehzad c ... Read more...

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Dubai Hospital to be permanent training venue of IAEA


February 23rd, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 23 (IANS/WAM) The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has planned to use Dubai Hospital as the permanent venue for various training programmes and workshops organised by it in the Middle ... Read more...

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World Cup: Pakistan make slow start against Kenya


February 23rd, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Hambantota (Sri Lanka), Feb 23 (IANS) Pakistan made a slow start after opting to bat against Kenya in their opening World Cup Group A match at the Mahinda Rajapakse International ... Read more...

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