Bangladesh beat Afghanistan in ODI series


Dhaka: Bangladesh beat Afghanistan in ODI series.  Opener Tamim Iqbal scored a record century to power Bangladesh to a series clinching victory over Afghanistan at Dhaka on Saturday, Tamim made the most of an early let-off to hit 118 in as many balls to give Bangladesh a platform for a big ...

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ICC announces venue allocation criteria for Cricket World Cup

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The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the venue allocation criteria for the quarter-finals of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, which will be held from 14 February to 29 March. As has been previously announced, if the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 co-hosts, Australia and New Zealand, were to ...

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De Villiers record ‘not unbreakable’: Corey Anderson


NELSON: Corey Anderson saluted AB de Villiers on Monday for a “hell of an innings” after the South African broke the New Zealander’s record for the fastest century in a one-day international. De Villiers took just 31 balls to smash his way to 100 against the West Indies in Johannesburg ...

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Australia’s Warner defends ‘speak English’ call


SYDNEY: Explosive Australian opener David Warner on Monday defended a heated on-field exchange with Indian batsman Rohit Sharma in which he demanded the Indian cricketer “speak English”. Warner said the verbal exchange at a one-day international at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday earned him a fine of 50 per ...

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Inzamam-ul Haq advised Pakistan cricket Team not to take ‘pressure’ against arch-rivals India


Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul Haq has advised the national squad not to take ‘pressure’ against arch-rivals India during their first match of the World Cup, which starts on February 14. Inzamam, who stared in Pakistan’s 1992 World Cup winning team, said he would still advise his players ‘not to think ...

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PIA Football Team beat Wapda by 3-0 in PPFL match


LAHORE – Pakistan International Airline (PIA) outclassed Pakistan Wapda 3-0 in the Pakistan Premier Football League (PPFL) match played at the Korangi Baloch Football Stadium, Karachi Sunday. The airliners and electricmen fought well but the airliners showed their class in the 40th minute when Naveed Ullah scored the first goal ...

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