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Eng v Pak 1st Test, Day 3: Broad strikes after visitors take big lead (Tea)

Eng v Pak 1st Test, Day 3: Broad strikes after visitors take big lead (Tea)

Manchester, Aug 7 (IANS) England fast bowler Stuart Broad struck early in Pakistan's second innings after the visitors took a huge first innings lead in the second session of Day 3 of the first Test at Old Trafford in Manchester on Friday. Azhar Ali and his troops are firmly in the driver's seat as ...

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COVID-19: ICC Women's World Cup 2021 postponed to 2022

COVID-19: ICC Women's World Cup 2021 postponed to 2022

Dubai, Aug 7 (IANS) The ICC Women's Cricket World Cup 2021 in New Zealand has been postponed until February-March 2022 because of the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on cricket globally. The 2021 edition of the T20 World Cup was also handed to India while the now postponed 2020 edition will ...

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Shoaib Malik expected to leave for England on August 15

Shoaib Malik expected to leave for England on August 15

Lahore [Pakistan], Aug 7 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday said Shoaib Malik will travel to Southampton on August 15 if the all-rounder clears two COVID-19 tests."The PCB is planning to fly-out T20 specialist Shoaib Malik to Southampton on August 15, provided he returns two negative ...

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ICC T20 World Cup: India to host 2021 edition, Aus gets 2022

ICC T20 World Cup: India to host 2021 edition, Aus gets 2022

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on July 20 had announced the postponement of the 2020 edition of the T20 World Cup due to the coronavirus pandemic, but did not mention the venue for the 2021 edition and the 2022 edition. They had only said that the 2023 50-over World Cup will be played in Oc...

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We either play in Pak or we won't play: Mani on Eng's 2022 tour

We either play in Pak or we won't play: Mani on Eng's 2022 tour

London, Aug 7 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ehsan Mani on Friday stated that England's 2022 tour of Pakistan won't take place at a neutral venue. England are currently scheduled to play three Tests and five ODIs in Pakistan in 2022.Pointing towards international cricket matches that w...

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Rahul wants Hardik's son to become fast bowling all-rounder

Rahul wants Hardik's son to become fast bowling all-rounder

New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) India batsman K.L. Rahul has suggested that his teammate Hardik Pandya's newborn son should become a fast bowling all-rounder like his father. Hardik's brother and fellow all-rounder Krunal Pandya posted a boomerang of him holding the baby on his Instagram handle.Rahul wrote ...

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England's white-ball tour to India postponed until early 2021

England's white-ball tour to India postponed until early 2021

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 7 (ANI): England men's white-ball tour to India has been postponed until early 2021, announced Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday.The tour was originally scheduled in the ICC Future Tours Programme for late September to early October this year."W...

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PCB announces Lifebuoy as team's official hygiene partner

PCB announces Lifebuoy as team's official hygiene partner

Lahore, Aug 7 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has joined hands with Lifebuoy for Pakistan men's national cricket team's ongoing tour of England. Lifebuoy will be the Official Hygiene Partner of the team during the tour of England.The three-match Test series, part of ICC World Test Championship, ...

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Eng vs Pak 1st Test: Buttler-Woakes stand keeps visitors at bay (Lunch)

Eng vs Pak 1st Test: Buttler-Woakes stand keeps visitors at bay (Lunch)

Manchester, Aug 7 (IANS) Pakistan bowlers on Friday again dominated proceedings as they kept the England batsmen on the backfoot throughout the first session of the third day of the first Test being played at the Old Trafford. England reached 159/5 at Lunch, still trailing by 167 runs.Starting from ...

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England white-ball tour to India postponed until early 2021

England white-ball tour to India postponed until early 2021

London, Aug 7 (IANS) England's white ball tour of India, originally scheduled for late September to early October this year, has been postponed until early 2021, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) confirmed on Friday.England were scheduled to t...

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