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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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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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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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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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Four Indians in ICC’s ODI team, Dhoni captain


September 12th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) The 2011 ODI team of the year announced by the International Cricket Council (ICC) Monday features four Indians and has Mahendra Singh Dhoni as its ... 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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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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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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Gul’s absence in Pak team will not be felt: Cheema


April 6th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr 6 (ANI): Pakistan's main fast bowler Umar Gul's replacement in the one day and Twenty20 squad, Aizaz Cheema, has said that Gul's absence in the team will not be felt.Pakistan ... 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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Zaheer can pip Afridi as leading wicket-taker


April 1st, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) With Pakistan out of the competition, India's Zaheer Khan has the opportunity to pip Shahid Afridi and finish as the leading wicket taker of the 2011 ... 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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WC semi-final: Nehra comes in for Ashwin


March 30th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Mar. 30 (ANI): India made one change to the team, including left-arm fast bowler Ashish Nehra in place of offspinner Ravichandra Ashwin, while Pakistan fielded an unchanged squad for Wednesday's ... 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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India bat against Pakistan in World Cup semifinal


March 30th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) Indian captain Mahendra Singh won the toss and opted to bat against Pakistan in the much awaited World Cup semifinal at the Punjab Cricket Association ... Read more...

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Mohali, the nearest Pakistan can play from home (Lead)


March 29th, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 29 (IANS) Most Pakistani players are not missing home in the familiar environs of Indian Punjab. The common folk heritage of the two regions has to a ... Read more...

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230 km from Lahore, the nearest Pakistan can hope to play from home


March 29th, 2011 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 29 (IANS) Pakistan are playing their Cricket World Cup semi-finals some 230 km from Lahore and a majority of their players are not missing home ... Read more...

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Indo-Pak World Cup semi-final is a huge match for everyone: Saeed Ajmal


March 28th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Mar 28(ANI): Pakistani off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has said that Wednesday's World Cup semi-final against India will be a memorable encounter for all."It's a huge match for everyone, the players, the fans, ... Read more...

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It’s Pakistani bowlers vs Indian batsmen: Saeed Ajmal


March 28th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 28 (IANS) The World Cup semi-final clash between Pakistan and India here Wednesday will be a contest between the former's bowling prowess and the latter's much hailed ... Read more...

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Playing India motivates Pakistan, says Intikhab (Lead)


March 25th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka/Chandigarh, March 25 (IANS) Pakistan team manager Intikhab Alam Friday said his side is always motivated when they play India."I hope it will be a good game. You can ... Read more...

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Pakistan cricket team reaches Chandigarh


March 25th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 25 (IANS) Led by skipper Shahid Afridi, the Pakistan cricket team arrived here Friday for their World Cup semifinal clash against India at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) ... 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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Australia’s 34-match unbeaten World Cup streak ends (Second Lead)


March 20th, 2011 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 19 (IANS) Pakistan Saturday ended Australia's 34-match unbeaten streak in World Cup cricket and in the process topped Group A here at R. Premadasa Stadium.Umar Gul took 3-30 ... 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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Gul bags maiden World Cup MOM award (Match highlights)


March 15th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), March 15 (IANS) Pakistan's Umar Gul got his maiden World Cup man of the match award for his bowling after his team's seven-wicket victory over Zimbabwe in ... Read more...

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World Cup scoreboard: Pakistan vs. Zimbabwe, Group A


March 15th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), March 14 (IANS) Scoreboard of the World Cup Group A match between Pakistan and Zimbabwe at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here Monday.Zimbabwe: Brendan Taylor c Kamran b ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe elect to bat against Pakistan


March 14th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), March 14 (IANS) Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to bat against Pakistan in their World Cup Group A match here Monday.Teams: Pakistan: Shahid Afridi (captain), Misbah-ul-Haq, Abdul Razzaq, ... 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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