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5th ODI Preview: Pakistan looks to end on high against Australia in final match

Australia will be looking to finish its One-Day International series against Pakistan with yet another win as the teams lock horns in the fifth and final game at the Adelaide Oval on Thursday (January 26), which is also Austral...

Cricket great Kohli offers vision of India future

Sydney – Virat Kohli joined the greats with three double-centuries as India dominated Test cricket in a year where ‘homeless’ Pakistan soared and dived and Australia grappled with crisis. India’s cricket scaled new heights as t...

Pakistan crush Cricket Australia XI by 210 runs

Cairns (Australia) – Opener Azhar Ali hit an unbeaten 82 and spinner Mohammad Nawaz took three wickets as Pakistan thrashed a modest Cricket Australia XI by 210 runs in Cairns on Saturday. Complete Coverage of Pakistan vs Austr...

Warner man of the series as Australia thrash New Zealand

Melbourne – Opener David Warner smashed his second straight hundred and Mitchell Starc bowled lethal reverse swing to spearhead Australia to a third emphatic win over New Zealand in the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy in Melbourne on Fr...

Australia unchanged for first Pakistan Test

Sydney – Australia named an unchanged squad Thursday for the opening day-night Test against Pakistan as they look to build on progress made after a team clear-out following a horror run of five defeats. Complete Coverage of Pak...

Pakistan name unchanged squad for Australia Tests

Pakistan have named an unchanged squad for the three-match Test series against Australia next month. Sharjeel Khan and Mohammad Rizwan, who were Pakistan’s only inclusions for the Test series against New Zealand, retained their...

Australia’s Maxwell fined for ‘disrespectful’ teammate comments

Sydney – Australia allrounder Glenn Maxwell was Saturday fined by his team for his “disrespectful” comments about teammate Matthew Wade on the eve of their opening one-day international with New Zealand in Sydney. Maxwell said ...

Pakistan’s Hafeez clears bowling action test

Karachi – Pakistani allrounder Mohammad Hafeez was cleared to bowl at the international level Wednesday, more than a year after his ban, cricket’s world governing body said as tests found his action was within allowed limits. C...

New Zealand win after final-session Pakistan collapse

Hamilton (New Zealand) – New Zealand took nine wickets in a dramatic final session of the second Test against Pakistan to win by 130 runs in Hamilton on Tuesday and sweep the series 2-0. It was New Zealand’s first series win ov...

Bangladesh Premier League probed for match-fixing

Dhaka – A probe has been launched into allegations by a player that he was asked to fix matches during the latest scandal-hit Bangladesh Premier League Twenty20 tournament. The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) said it would inves...

England whitewash can help Pakistan top ICC Test rankings

LAHORE – Pakistan cricket team needs to whitewash England in the upcoming four-Test series as it can help it top the ICC Test rankings. The small difference in points among Pakistan, England and India throws up a number of inte...

Cook believes Amir will face hostile reception from England spectators

Johannesburg, July 4 (ANI): England skipper Alastair Cook believes that Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir will face hostile reception from local spectators if he makes his Test return at Lord’s after completing his five-year s...

Misfiring Aussies face must-win Pakistan T20 showdown

Mohali (India) – A stumbling Australia will need to raise their game when they take on Pakistan in a must-win group match of the World Twenty20 in Mohali on Friday. Pakistan vs Australia LIVE World T20 Match Score & Updates The...

Malik vows Pakistan to give their all for Afridi at World T20

Mohali (India) – Veteran batsman Shoaib Malik vowed Thursday that Pakistan would go all out for a surprise victory against Australia at cricket’s World Twenty20 to give their “big brother” Shahid Afridi a winning send-off. The ...

Pakistani greats call for overhaul after World T20 defeats

Islamabad – Pakistani cricketing greats called for an overhaul of the national team and the country’s domestic infrastructure following back-to-back defeats in the World Twenty20 that have ensured a likely early exit for the fo...

Pakistan face rampant Black Caps in must-win T20

Mohali (India) – A resurgent New Zealand will be eyeing a semi-final berth when they take on a deflated Pakistan in a World Twenty20 group match in Mohali Tuesday. Live Score: Pakistan vs New Zealand in World T20 2016 Smarting ...

Ind-Pak rivalry bigger than Ashes, says Ashwin

Kolkata – Ravichandran Ashwin on Friday termed the India-Pakistan rivalry “bigger than the Ashes” ahead of the crucial weekend clash between the arch-rivals in World Twenty20 at Kolkata. The two neighbours have gone to war on f...

Australia begin quest for elusive World T20 crown

Dharamsala (India) – Australia begin their latest quest Friday to clinch the elusive crown of World Twenty20 champions against a New Zealand side who are on a high after their stunning victory over tournament hosts India. Steve...

Preview: Buoyant Bangladesh takes on Pakistan in World T20

Kolkata – Bangladesh will look to compound the misery of beleaguered Pakistan Wednesday in their opening group match of the World Twenty20, fresh from humbling their arch-rivals in the Asia Cup. Despite their recent improvement...

Dhoni blames batsmen for stunning New Zealand loss

Nagpur (India) – Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni blamed his batsmen for their shock 47-run loss to New Zealand in the opening World Twenty20 group match in Nagpur on Tuesday. Full Scorecard: New Zealand vs India Match 13 Wo...