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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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At 34, Peter Gade is still a handful for younger opponents


April 29th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Peter Gade has seen and done it all on the badminton court. Yet, at 34 he is hungry for success. His energy is awesome, enthusiasm ... 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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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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‘Recuperating’ Tanvir dropped from Pak squad for South Africa Test series


November 5th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 5(ANI): Pakistani fast bowler Sohail Tanvir has been dropped from the Test squad for the upcoming series against South Africa in the United Arab Emirates.Tanvir was named in the Test ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi rich take to Eid tourism


September 9th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 9 (IANS) Many of Bangladesh's well-off families are utilising the Eid-ul-Fitr festival this year to take a holiday abroad, moving away from the grime and jostling crowds at home. Some tour ... Read more...

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Antim Swash Sundor Releasing This August


August 6th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kris Alin's directorial debut Bengali movie Antim Swash Sundor-The Last Breath Beautiful, is going to release this August. The movie stars Indrani Halder, Paran Bandhopadhyay, Subrat ... Read more...

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Mumbai celebrates Kasab’s death sentence


May 6th, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 6 (ANI): Residents in Mumbai city distributed sweets and burst firecrackers on Thursday to celebrate the death sentence awarded to Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone surviving Pakistani terrorist of ... Read more...

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World Champion Dan claims his first Asian badminton title


April 18th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Olympic and three-time World champion Lin Dan of China claimed his maiden Asian title with a 21-17, 21-15 win over Wang Zhengming while Xuerui Li overcame a ... Read more...

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Arrested ISI suspect is not mad: Bihar police


January 27th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 27 (IANS) A suspected operative of the Pakistani intelligence agency ISI, who was behaving like a mad man after being arrested in Bihar's Purnia district, is mentally sound and healthy, ... Read more...

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Two youth electrocuted in Bhopal


December 7th, 2009 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 6 (IANS) At least two teenaged boys were killed and four others injured Sunday when they came in contact with a high-tension electricity wire while returning from an Islamic congregation ... Read more...

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Olympic champion Taufik having a good time at Hyderabad (World Badminton Championships diary)


August 12th, 2009 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy Hyderabad, Aug 12 (IANS) Veteran Indonesian Taufik Hidayat, who won the Indian Open here in March, is enjoying his time at the World Badminton Championships.The Athens Olympics champion, who is ... Read more...

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Six more Pak ICL players allowed to play domestic cricket


February 17th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 17 (ANI): Six more Pakistani cricketers who had sided with the controversial Indian Cricket League (ICL) have been allowed to play in domestic matches.The Sindh High Court (SHC) while ... Read more...

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Interpol red corner notice sought against Ahmedabad blast accused


January 19th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 19 (IANS) The Gujarat police Monday sought Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) help in issuing an Interpol red corner notice against four key suspects of the July 26 blasts in ... Read more...

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PCB will not allow ICL players to play first-class cricket


March 10th, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Mar 10 (ANI): Pakistani cricketers who have joined the rebel Indian Cricket League (ICL) will not be allowed to play first-class cricket.They are cricketers and useful only if they play for ... Read more...

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Imran Farhat to reopen court case against PCB


January 26th, 2008 - 6:07 pm ICT by admin
Karachi, Jan 26 (ANI): Pakistan cricketer Imran Farhat has said on Friday that he would reopen his case against the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) after the boards announcement of continuing the ban ... Read more...

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ICLs Kiran More may visit Pak to scout for more players


December 31st, 2007 - 5:07 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Dec 31 (ANI): Pakistan cricket, which is already in turmoil due to the national teams below-par performance in 2007, may be further hit hard by an Indian Cricket League (ICL) representatives ... Read more...

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PCB amends rule to ban rebel players


December 26th, 2007 - 2:44 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, dec 26 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has amended the playing condition rules to justify the domestic cricket ban on rebel players, sources have said. According to a PCB spokesman, ... Read more...

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PCB bans seven Pak players for playing in ICL


December 20th, 2007 - 1:16 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Dec 20 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has banned seven cricketers, including former skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq from playing the domestic league, for taking part in the Indian Cricket League (ICL). "Since ... Read more...

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