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Saeed Ajmal becomes No.1 ranked ODI bowler


September 6th, 2012 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 6 (IANS) Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal, who was ommitted by International Cricket Council (ICC) from the shortlist for Test player of the year, has moved up two places ... Read more...

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Pakistan names cricket squad for T20 World Cup


July 18th, 2012 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 17 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Tuesday announced the 15-member squad for Twenty20 World Cup scheduled to be held in September in Sri Lanka.Addressing a news conference, ... Read more...

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Pakistan recall Kamran Akmal, Razzaq for World T20


July 12th, 2012 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 12 (IANS) Pakistan Wednesday included controversial wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal, opener Imran Nazir and all-rounder Abdul Razzaq in the list of 30 probables for the World Twenty20 in Sri ... Read more...

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Sangakkara reclaims top spot in Test rankings


July 5th, 2012 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 5 (IANS) Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara has reclaimed the No.1 batting spot from the West Indies' Shivnarine Chanderpaul in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test Rankings.Sangakkara struck ... Read more...

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Pakistan cricketers upset with PCB


May 7th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, May 7 (IANS) Senior Pakistani cricketers, including skipper Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid Afridi, are upset after the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) refused to let them play in a Twenty20 match ... Read more...

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Pakistan beat Bangladesh to win Asia Cup


March 23rd, 2012 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 22 (IANS) Pakistan won the Asia Cup cricket tournament beating hosts Bangladesh by two runs in a thrilling final at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Thursday.Bangladesh ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: Bangladesh restrict Pakistan to 236/9


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 22 (IANS) Bangladesh bowled well to restrict Pakistan to 236 for nine in the Asia Cup final at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Thursday.Opting to field, ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: Bangladesh opt to field against Pakistan


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 22 (IANS) Bangladesh won the toss and opted to field against Pakistan in the final of the Asia Cup cricket tournament at the Shere Bangla National Stadium ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs. Pakistan, 5th ODI, Asia Cup


March 18th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 18 (IANS) Scoreboard of the fifth ODI of the Asia Cup between India and Pakistan at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Sunday.Pakistan: Mohammad Hafeez lbw Dinda ... Read more...

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Ceturies from Hafeez, Jamshed set-up huge total for Pakistan (Lead)


March 18th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 18 (IANS) A double century stand between openers Mohammad Hafeez and Nasir Jamshed propelled Pakistan to a massive 329 for six in 50 overs against India ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of Pakistan’s innings against India


March 18th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 18 (IANS) Scoreboard of Pakistan's innings against India in the fifth match of the Asia Cup at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Sunday.Pakistan: Mohammad Hafeez lbw ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: Pakistan elect to bat against India


March 18th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 18 (IANS) Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat against India in the fifth match of the Asia Cup at the Shere Bangla National Stadium ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka with bonus point (Lead)


March 15th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 15 (IANS) Captain Misbah-ul-Haq and Umar Akmal shared a 152-run stand to guide Pakistan to a six-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the Asia Cup here ... Read more...

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Pakistan stretched by Bangladesh in Asia Cup opener


March 12th, 2012 - 2:46 am ICT by IANS
Mirpur, March 12 (IANS) Mohammad Hafeez and Umar Gul starred in Pakistan's 14-run win over Bangladesh in the Asia Cup opener at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Sunday.Openers Hafeez ... Read more...

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Pakistan drop Riaz over spot-fixing links


November 21st, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 21 (IANS) Pakistan have dropped Wahab Riaz from the squad for the tour of Bangladesh after the pacer's name was mentioned in the recent spot-fixing trial.Riaz was a ... Read more...

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Harbhajan has highly suspicious action, claims Hair


August 24th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 24 (IANS) Former Australian umpire Darrell Hair, who called spinner Muttiah Muralitharan for throwing, has said in his book that several international bowlers, including India's Harbhajan Singh, have ... Read more...

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Afridi, Akmal not in new PCB contracts


August 8th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Aug 8 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi and wicket-keeper Kamran Akmal have not been given central contracts by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).Younis Khan, who was banned on ... Read more...

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Pakistan pick new faces for Zimbabwe tour


July 28th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 28 (IANS) Pakistan's cricket selectors Thursday drafted several rookies in the country's 16-man squad for the tour of Zimbabwe in September.Mohsin Khan, Pakistan's chief selector, announced that ... Read more...

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Misbah replaces Afridi for Ireland ODI series


May 19th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 19 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Thursday replaced Shahid Afridi with Misbah-ul-Haq as the team captain for a brief series in Ireland later this month.The decision to ... Read more...

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15-member Pak squad announced for Test series against Windies


May 3rd, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
ZCZCANI 158 (Sports)Lahore, May 3(ANI): Middle-order batsman, Younus Khan and fast bowler, Umar Gul have been named in the15-member Test squad for two matches against West Indies. Both were rested for the ... Read more...

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Mohsin lauds Pak team for impressive show in ongoing Windies tour


April 28th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 28(ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chief Selector Mohsin Khan has lauded the national team for their impressive performance in the ongoing Caribbean tour.Pakistan have taken a 2-0 lead in the ... Read more...

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Doosra cannot be bowled legally: Holding


April 27th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Barbados, April 27 (IANS) Pakistani spinners, with their bowling doosras, have played a significant role in the team's two easy wins against the West Indies in the current One-day series, ... Read more...

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“Doosra” cannot be bowled legally: Michael Holding


April 27th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 27(ANI): Former Jamaican fast bowling legend-turned-commentator Michael Holding has questioned the legality of "doosra", saying that he believes it cannot be bowled legally.Pakistan's spinners have been a major force in ... Read more...

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Pakistan played “good cricket all around” in ODI opener against Windies: Afridi


April 24th, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
Gros Islet (St.Lucia), April 24(ANI): Pakistan's limited-overs captain Shahid Afridi has said that it was "good cricket all around" for his team, which registered a comfortable eight-wicket win over the West Indies ... Read more...

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Pakistan drop Razzaq, Kamran from ODIs, T20 side


April 6th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 6 (IANS) Pakistan dropped Abdul Razzaq and Kamran Akmal and rested Umar Gul and Younis Khan from the ODI and Twenty20 squads for the forthcoming series in ... 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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Kamran, Razzaq, Younis likely to be axed from Pak squad for West Indies series


April 6th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 6(ANI): The Pakistan cricket team for the upcoming series against the West Indies will be finalised on Wednesday.Earlier, the national selection committee failed to announce the squad even after seven-hour-long ... Read more...

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Akhtar would have made a difference in WC semi-final against India: Amir


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 3(ANI): Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Amir has said Shoaib Akhtar would have undoubtedly made a difference if he had been allowed to play in the crucial World Cup semi-final ... Read more...

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Intikhab praises Pak squad for ‘playing as a unit’ during 2011 World Cup


April 2nd, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 2(ANI): Pakistan cricket team manager Intikhab Alam has praised the national squad for having playing as a unit throughout the 2011 World Cup.Praising the team spirit, Intikhab said that ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s ‘buttery fingers’ helped India scrape into World Cup final: Roebuck


April 1st, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr 1(ANI): India owes their victory against Pakistan in Wednesday's World Cup semi-final more to the mistakes of their opponents than to any inspiration of their own, noted cricket columnist ... Read more...

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Dropping Sachin four times is unacceptable: Imran Khan


March 31st, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Former captain Imran Khan feels Pakistan did not deserve to win the World Cup semifinal against India the way they fielded, especially dropping batting ... Read more...

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World Cup scoreboard: India vs. Pakistan, 2nd semifinal


March 31st, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) Scoreboard of the second 2011 World Cup semifinal between India and Pakistan at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium here Wednesday.India: Virender Sehwag lbw b ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of India’s innings against Pakistan


March 30th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) Scoreboard of India's innings against Pakistan in the second 2011 World Cup semifinal at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium here Wednesday.India: Virender Sehwag lbw ... Read more...

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In 42nd over, India 205/6 in World Cup semifinal


March 30th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) India lost three quick wickets, including those of Sachin Tendulkar and skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, and were reeling at 205/6 in the 42nd ... Read more...

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India wins toss, elects to bat first against Pak in Mohali encounter


March 30th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Mar 30 (ANI): Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the crucial toss and elected to bat first in the World Cup semi-final game against Pakistan in Mohali.Indian pacer Ashish Nehra ... Read more...

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