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Cricket: West Indies batting boost from Gayle & Samuels

Cricket: Windies batting boost from Gayle, Samuels Pakistan Press Club – New Zealand.   Batting big guns Chris Gayle and Marlon Samuels will boost the West Indies for their two limited overs series in New Zealand. Separate squads were unveiled for the three-match one-day international series starting on December 20 and the subsequent three-match Twenty20 […]

Aussie Josh destroyed England cricket dreams

Aussie fast bowler Josh Hazlewood destroyed England cricket dreams Pakistan Press Club – Perth. Aussie fast bowler Josh Hazlewood destroyed England cricket dreams and saved Australia’s blushes yesterday with a clutch bowling performance in Adelaide that could secure the Ashes.   A nerve-wracking 36 hours for Australia was erased in an instant by the big-right […]

Cricket: India & Sri Lanka players vomit on field as smog returns

India & Sri Lanka players vomit on field as smog returns   Pakistan Press Club – Web Desk Sri Lanka’s Suranga Lakmal and India’s Mohammed Shami both vomited on the field as Delhi’s notorious smog continued to plague the third Test today. India’s second innings was into its sixth over when Lakmal bent over and […]

Sri Lanka Cricket Team slammed by Indian official for wearing masks to combat smog

Cricket: Sri Lanka slammed by Indian official for wearing masks to combat smog   Sri Lankan cricketers have been accused of being melodramatic after a pollution incident in their third test against India in Delhi. The acting president of India’s cricket board has reportedly questioned the extraordinary scenes that unfolded during after the tourist wore […]

Tom Blundell walks home in whites after dream debut against West Indies

Black Cap Tom Blundell walks home in whites after dream debut against West Indies Pakistan Press Club – New Zealand   What do you do after winning your debut test at your home ground? Walk home in your whites of course. That’s what Black Caps debutant wicketkeeper Tom Blundell did following New Zealand’s innings win […]

Anderson claims his first five-wicket haul After 15 Tests

Anderson finally finds his length for Adelaide haul Pakistan Press Club –  Adelaide, Australia   It took him 15 Tests over four tours but James Anderson, England’s most prolific Test wicket-taker, finally claimed his first five-wicket haul on Australian soil in the second Ashes Test on Tuesday. It might turn out to be too little, […]

Sabalenka of Belarus wins WTA Mumbai Open

Sabalenka of Belarus wins Mumbai Open

Sabalenka of Belarus wins WTA Mumbai Open Pakistan Press News Desk -MUMBAI: Number one seed Aryna Sabalenka cruised to a straight-sets victory in the final of the $125,000 WTA Mumbai Open on Sunday. The 19-year-old Belarusian brushed aside Dalila Jakupovic 6-2, 6-3 in India´s commercial capital to claim her first WTA singles title. Sabalenka, ranked […]

Australia

Australia closes in on first Test victory

Australia closes in on first Test victory Pakistan Press Club – BRISBANE: Australia is headed for victory in the first Ashes Test, with an unbeaten opening partnership putting the home side on the verge of success with a day to go. At stumps on day four, Australia was 0-114, with David Warner not out on […]

Cricket - Sri Lanka lose early wickets against India

Cricket – Sri Lanka lose early wickets against India

Sri Lanka lose early wickets against India PAKISTAN PRESS CLUB – WEB DESK India’s bowlers led by Ishant Sharma struck twice in the morning session to put Sri Lanka under pressure on the opening day of the second Test on Friday. The visitors, who elected to bat first on a green Nagpur pitch, were 47-2 […]

ICC

New ICC rules in place for the Ashes – ICC confirms extensive list of rule changes

ICC confirms extensive list of rule changes (Pakistan Press  Club) A summary of the major changes that recently came into effect, which are in place for the first time in Test cricket on Australian soil The Magellan Ashes are underway and it will be the first series Australia has played under a host of new […]