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Pakistan cricket team leaves today for Australia ODI series

Pakistan cricket team leaves today for Australia ODI series

LAHORE: The Pakistan cricket team is due to  leave for the United Arab Emirates today for ODI series against Australia. The series will be played from March 22 to 31 in Sharjah and Dubai. The Pakistan Cricket Board has announced the squad, schedule, umpires and referee for the series. Squad 1. Shoaib Malik (captain) 2. Abid Ali 3. Faheem Ashraf ...

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Sarfraz named captain of PSL XI, 4 foreign players included

Sarfraz named captain of PSL XI, 4 foreign players included

KARACHI: After the Pakistan Super League – 2019 concluded in Karachi, a tournament XI has been named by ESPNcricinfo, a sports website, on the basis of individual performances of the players in the fourth edition. Sarfraz Ahmed, captain of Pakistan cricket team and  PSL champions Quetta Gladiators, has been selected to lead the PSL XI, which includes four foreign and ...

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South Africa bowl in T20 against Sri Lanka

South Africa bowl in T20 against Sri Lanka

CAPE TOWN: South Africa won the toss and sent Sri Lanka in to bat in the first Twenty20 international at Newlands on Tuesday. South African captain Faf du Plessis said the opening game in the three-match series would be a final run-out for what he said was “pretty much the World Cup squad” before he and other key players sit ...

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Indian police files charges against cricketer Mohammed Shami

Indian police files charges against cricketer Mohammed Shami

KOLKATA: Indian police filed charges Thursday against fast bowler Mohammed Shami, who has been accused of various crimes including assault and sexual harassment by his estranged wife. Shami, who is expected to lead India´s pace attack in the upcoming cricket World Cup in England and Wales, has been locked in a protracted legal battle with Hasin Jahan since March 2018. ...

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Smith Warner left out of Australia´s one-day squad for Pakistan

Smith Warner left out of Australia´s one-day squad for Pakistan

Sydney: Steve Smith and David Warner were Friday left out of Australia´s squad for their one-day series against Pakistan despite being eligible for the final two games after their ball-tampering bans expire. Injured fast bowler Mitchell Starc was also omitted after failing to recover sufficiently from a pectoral muscle injury picked up during the second Test against Sri Lanka in ...

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Pakistan ODI squad named for Australia series in UAE

Pakistan ODI squad named for Australia series in UAE

KARACHI: The selection committee of the Pakistan Cricket Board has named the 16-member national squad for the upcoming One-day International series against Australia in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) here on Friday. Chairman PCB selection committee Inzamam-ul-Haq, who announced the team at a media conference, said that captain of the national team Sarfraz Ahmed has been rested for the World ...

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