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  • LAHORE-Zimbabwe all-rounder Elton Chigumbura has vowed that his team will try to win every single game they will play against hosts Pakistan during the ODI and T20I series, which will roll into action from October 30. Talking to the reporters during a virtual press conference here on ...

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  • LAHORE   -   Sensational performances by batsmen and bowlers helped Khyber Pakhtunkhwa clinch the National T20 Cup for First XI teams against Southern Punjab in a well-contested final played at the Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi.  Brilliant half-centuries from veteran ...

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  • LAHORE-Pakistan chief selector and head coach Misbah-ul-Haq believes that in-form veteran cricketers Mohammad Hafeez and Shoaib Malik are still capable of representing Pakistan in the next ICC Twenty20 World Cup. “If you look at their previous two year’s record, both Hafeez and ...

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  • LAHORE             -         Syed Aqib Shah won the Defence Day 25km Cycle Race, which was conducted by Punjab Cycling Association (PCA) to mark the Independence Day here on Sunday. Chief guest Col ...

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  • LAHORE          -        Pakistan cricket team batting coach Younis Khan has advised T02I captain Babar Azam to be a leader and boldly take his own decisions.  “My advice to Babar is that as a leader, do try ...

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  • LAHORE           -          Pakistan Twenty20 International team captain Babar Azam has said that he has a balanced side and he is optimistic about winning the series.  “I have previously said ...

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  • Asad Shafiq is our match-winner and one of the best players we have got, says Test skipper Make sure we leave no stone unturned and give everything to each other and the badge, captain Root asks players LAHORE           ...

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  • LAHORE-Pakistan bowling coach Waqar Younis has said that he feels the national team will be well prepared for the third and last Test match against England to be played in Southampton from August 21. Waqar said this during a virtual media talk with sports journalists. “Now I suppose I ...

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  • LAHORE-Pakistan bowling coach Waqar Younis has backed 35-year-old captain Azhar Ali to regain his lost form and produce good results for the team in the second Test against England, commencing today (Thursday) in Southampton. Waqar said this during a virtual media talk organised by the PCB ...

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  • LAHORE-Pakistan Test skipper Azhar Ali has said that the Test captaincy isn’t affecting his batting performance and he is more focused on the series to see how he can win it.  “After playing cricket for 10 years, I do know what I need to do when in cricket. When I bat, I only think ...

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  • LAHORE           -     Pakistan cricket team captain Azhar Ali is hopeful of posing major challenge to confident England during the first Test commencing today (Wednesday) at Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester. England were ...

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  • LAHORE-Pakistan cricket team chief selector and head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has said that the England series will be a big opportunity for Naseem Shah and Shaheen Afridi to perform and excel. Talking to the sports journalists during an online session held here on Monday, Misbah said: “This will ...

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  • LAHORE-Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) President Salim Saifullah Khan has welcomed and expressed appreciation on the initiative of Federal Minister of IPC Dr Fehmida Mirza to resume sports activities after Eid ul Azha. Talking to The Nation here on Friday, the PTF chief termed the initiative as a ...

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  • LAHORE-Pakistan cricket team batting coach Younis Khan believes that Azhar Ali and Asad Shafiq can play same role that he and Misbah used to play for Pakistan. Talking to sports journalists during an online session, Younis, who is Pakistan’s one of the most successful Test batsman, said: ...

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  • LAHORE           -         Former Pakistan Davis Cupper and renowned coach Rashid Malik has lauded the government for announcing the resumption of sports activities after Eid-ul-Azha. Talking to The Nation on ...

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  • LAHORE-Pakistan bowling coach Waqar Younis has said that the nature of pitches in England has changed, which gives them option of playing two spinners when the Test series starts in hot conditions next month. Waqar said this during a videoconference held on Tuesday, adding that during the ongoing ...

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  • LAHORE           -           Young wicketkeeper batsman Rohail Nazir has said that his confidence is sky high after training and practicing with Pakistan superstars. Rohail is having a wonderful time ...

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  • LAHORE-Pakistan opener Shan Masood has said that he is keen to make his England tour ‘remarkable’ by playing match-winning innings for his side. “It is every player’s dream to play remarkable innings to help his team win the matches. I do have such plans and I am eager to ...

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  • LAHORE-Pakistan leg spinner Yasir Shah is keen to give all-round performance against England, where he wants to bowl googlies and also eager to hit a Test century. Yasir said this during a video conference from Worcester, where Pakistan cricket squad is preparing for the Test series. When asked ...

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  • LAHORE             -        Pakistan Test team vice captain Babar Azam has said that winning the England series is top priority as the team’s recent record on English shores have been really ...

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  • LAHORE-Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chief Executive Wasim Khan has said that although 10 players Pakistani players are tested positive, yet Pakistan cricket team’s tour to England is still on. Seven more Pakistan players and a team masseur have tested positive for Coronavirus. Earlier, Shadab ...

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  • LAHORE         -     Pakistan young fast bowler Haris Rauf has said that he is eager and mentally prepared to play Tests in England. Rauf said this while talking to sports journalists during an online videoconference here on Thursday. ...

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  • LAHORE             -            Pakistan young pacer Naseem Shah has said that this is his first tour to England and he is keen to make it ‘remarkable’ by performing ...

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  • LAHORE           -       Pakistan opening batsman Abid Ali has said that although it is his first tour with Test team yet he is keen to give out his best against England. Abid, who has a world record of making centuries ...

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  • LAHORE               -           Pakistan veteran fast bowler Wahab Riaz has said that if his services are required in England, he will be ready for Test return. “My Test ...

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  • LAHORE - Former Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed has vowed to make a ‘memorable’ comeback after he was named in the 29-member national squad for the team’s much-anticipated England tour later this year.  “I am positive about the opportunity now and I will try to give out ...

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  • LAHORE             -         Pakistan chief selector and head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has said that England series is a great opportunity for youngsters to excel. Talking to the sports journalists during ...

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  • LAHORE      -       Pakistan spin bowling coach Mushtaq Ahmad has said that the West Indies series will help the national team learn how to tackle hosts England during the Test series. Mushtaq said this during a virtual talk with sports ...

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  • LAHORE             -     Sindh Taekwondo Association handed over first position trophy and cash award during the prize and certificate distribution ceremony held at PTF Secretariat on Monday. Sindh Taekwondo Association ...

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  • Lahore-IPC Minister Dr Fehmida Mirza on Wednesday distributed cheques among the Pakistan Asian Style Kabaddi team, which won bronze medal in the 13th South Asian Games held in Nepal from December 1-10, 2019. PSB Director Media M Azam Dar told The Nation that the kabaddi players, who received cash ...

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