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  • As Younis Khan becomes first Pakistani to achieve 10,000-run milestone, no one is happier than Waheed Mirza, the man who discovered Khan for the very first time. Waheed Mirza is former coach and ex-captain of Malir Gymkhana where Younis Khan played under his captaincy. During an interview Mirza ...

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  • West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel has been fined 50 per cent of his match fee for deliberately making a physical contact with non-striker Sarfraz Ahmed at the end of the 103rd over of Pakistan’s innings, ICC said in a press release. He was fined after being found guilty of breaching the ...

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  • Mohammad Amir claimed his first five-wicket haul since that fateful Lord's Test in 2010 to leave West Indies at 278 for 9 before rain put an end to a wet, miserable day in which only 11.3 overs were possible. The morning session was wiped out after the covers had leaked moisture on to the pitch. ...

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  • Legendary batsman Younis Khan rejected the rumors that he wants to continue playing for Pakistan after announcing retirement two weeks ago. In a video message, Pakistan’s top run-scorer in Test cricket said that even if he scores a century in every innings against West Indies, he will still ...

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  • West Indies' middle and lower order came to their rescue in a big way as they recovered from a precarious 71 for 5 to end the opening day in Jamaica on 244 for 7. Roston Chase and Shane Dowrich added 118 for the sixth wicket after Mohammad Amir had made three breakthroughs either side of lunch as ...

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  • Veteran batsman and former Test captain Younis Khan has hinted that he may reconsider his retirement plans should Pakistan ask him to play on, reported Cricket.au.com  Two weeks ago, Younis announced his decorated Test career would come to an end at the conclusion of the three-Test series ...

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  • Before his last Test series, Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq penned down a column at Cricket.wu.com, sharing his memorable journey with team, retirement, Younis Khan, match and spot fixing scandals and emerging talented Shadab Khan. Misbah firstly talks about his retirement and why he decided ...

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  • The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has appointed Haroon Rasheed as Director Cricket Operations after completing all the formalities and the interview process, PCB said in a statement. He has resumed his duties from Monday, April 17, 2017 right after being appointed as the director of cricket ...

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  • The Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) Security and Vigilance Department Monday issued fresh notices of demand to cricketers Khalid Latif and Shahzaib Hassan in PSL corruption case. “These notices of demand have been issued under Article 4.3 of the PCB Anti-Corruption Code and require both ...

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  • The Anti-Corruption Tribunal (ACT) of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) in its hearing today at the National Cricket Academy directed that “the parties would not make any comments regarding the contents of the evidence presented to the tribunal, or on the merits of the present ...

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  • According to Cricinfo, that Pakistan cricket has faced a unique set of challenges over the past decade or so is not in dispute, and Mickey Arthur believes its effects on the international team were obvious when he walked into the role one year ago. Speaking nearly 12 months on from his ...

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  • In a tribute video, legendary batsman Younis Khan shared his career, legacy and passion for the game as he took a trip down the memory lane. The release by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) shows Khan talking about his first run in Test cricket, his memorable innings and about his legacy after ...

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  • The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Tuesday issued a notice of charge to Nasir Jamshed for violation of board rules, PCB said in a press release. According to PCB, Nasir Jamshed violated Articles 2.4.6 and 2.4.7 of the PCB Anti-Corruption Code. He was required by PCB to respond within 14 days. PCB had ...

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  • Matthew Mott has won a three-year contract extension as coach of Australia's women's team, taking him through until after they are the host team for the World Twenty20 tournament in 2020, ESPNcricinfo reported. Cricket Australia's decision to re-sign Mott, who had previously coached New South Wales ...

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  • Pakistan Blind Cricket Council (PBCC) has said that final and some matches of the fifth edition of the Blind Cricket World Cup 2018 would be played in Pakistan, reported Radio Pakistan.  Talking to APP, PBCC Chairman Syed Sultan Shah said today that matches of the 2018 World Cup will be ...

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  • Big Picture According to Cricinfo, West Indies will barely have recovered from the high of a record-breaking win in the first ODI against Pakistan when they go at it again in the second game on Sunday. It had looked every inch the average game you would expect against a depleted West Indies side ...

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  • Veteran batsman Younis Khan has announced retire from international cricket, reported Waqt News. West Indies tour will be his last with Pakistan cricket team. While addressing a press conference the star batsman stated that he was under severe pressure as people was asking him not take ...

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  • Veteran batsman Younis Khan has announced to retire from international cricket, reported Waqt News. While addressing a press conference the star batsman said he was under severe pressure as people were asking him not to retire.  "But I think this is the right time for me to leave the sport, as ...

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  • This is one way to nail a 300-plus chase, a method no cricket manual, traditional or modern, would recommend. West Indies themselves may have not planned to finish it off this way, but they did. Jason Mohammed played the innings of his life as West Indies clawed their way back into a contest they ...

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  • Cricket legend Shahid Khan Afridi has been appointed as the president of Pakistan Super League’s (PSL) franchise Karachi Kings. Karachi Kings owner Salman Iqbal announced the news through his Twitter account. Delighted!honoured to welcome true Pakistani cricketing legend n superstar ...

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  • With people questioning Carlos Brathwaite’s axing from the West Indies squad for the upcoming ODI series against Pakistan, head coach Stuart Law has said the decision was taken to allow the all-rounder to work on his fitness and bowling. "From [those who played] the series against England, ...

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  • A no-contest between Pakistan's bowling attack and the West Indies battling line-up. There were 66 dot balls in the innings - that's 11 overs out of 20 - and eight of those dots were wickets. Hasan Ali bowled back-to-back maidens and finished with match-winning figures of 4-2-12-2. Chadwick Walton, ...

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  • This was the batting performance everyone was waiting for from the world champions. West Indies had only 138 to chase down, but it was still six runs more than the target they couldn't get to two days ago. But, making sure those bad memories didn't well up, and more importantly that the series ...

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  • A high-performance Bangladesh side will be sent by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) to Pakistan, possibly in July this year, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Shaharyar Khan informed on Sunday. The chairman did not mention any given time frame and said Sri Lanka is being discussed as a ...

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  • The Anti-Corruption Tribunal (ACT) Friday charged Islamabad United player Khalid Latif in its preliminary hearing held at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Lahore. “Khalid Latif has been charged by the ATC with breaches of Articles 2.1.1; 2.1.2; 2.1.3, 2.1.4; 2.4.4; and 2.4.5 of the PCB ...

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  • NEW DELHI: The Indian government is unlikely to grant permission to the Indian cricket team to play against Pakistan in Dubai due to the prevailing situation in Indian Held Kashmir, reported Times of India.  "The Indian home minister and the home ministry will take call on this but I don't ...

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  • Big Picture The first T20I between West Indies and Pakistan didn't tell us much, confirming, instead, what was already widely known: West Indies appear a long way away from their World Cup-winning best at the moment, while Pakistan, though nowhere near perfect, have slightly too much quality for ...

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  • Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi said Indian cricket board BCCI has no issue with Pakistan-India cricket series. “It is Indian government who creates issues and hurdles for series between both countries,” the all-rounder said. He was addressing the press at the launching ceremony ...

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  • It's becoming a bit of a jinx, this match-up. Whatever the situation, however favourable the circumstances, West Indies just cannot seem to get over the line against Pakistan. It was no different today as a thrilling final over from Hasan Ali that swung one way and then the other saw Pakistan cling ...

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  • Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has appointed Sabih Azhar as the new head coach of women’s team, reported Waqt News. The announcement comes parallel to the board firing Kabir Khan from the post. “Khan was working on two jobs simultaneously, which is not allowed under regulations of ...

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