• Australia overpower Afghanistan with record World Cup score

    March 04, 2015, 7:45 pm , By Web Monitoring Desk

    Perth: Australia posted a World Cup record total of 417-6 as they beat Afghanistan by 275 runs - the biggest winning margin in the tournament's history. David Warner hit 178 off 133 balls, Steve Smith scored 95 while Glenn Maxwell struck 88 in 39 deliveries in the Pool A encounter in Perth. Afghanistan were then dismissed for 142, with Mitchell ...

  • Impressive batting show helps Pakistan dominate UAE

    March 04, 2015, 3:28 pm , By Web Monitoring Desk

    Napier- Pakistan kept up their push for a place in the quarter-finals of the World Cup with a routine 129-run victory over the United Arab Emirates in Napier. Ahmed Shehzad hit 93 and both Haris Sohail (70) and captain Misbah-ul-Haq (65) weighed in with half-centuries as Pakistan ran up 339-6. UAE were reduced to 25-3 early in their reply and ...

  • Sethi wins as Moin goes off the hook

    March 04, 2015 , By Azhar Khan

    LAHORE - In the battle of power going on between former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Najam Sethi and current chairman Shaharyar M Khan, the latest move favoured the former who managed to get a clean chit for chief selector Moin Khan. The inside sources told this scribe that Shaharyar Khan wanted to punish Moin for the casino case, which ...