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Ireland in 2015 ICC World Cup after tie with Holland

Ireland in 2015 ICC World Cup after tie with Holland

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 17:12

Ireland on yesterday qualified for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 after a stunning last-gasp tie with the Netherlands. The Netherlands' number-nine batsman Michael Rippon hit a 4 and a 6 from ...

PCB recalls Shahid Afridi and Umar Akmal for West Indies tour

PCB recalls Shahid Afridi and Umar Akmal for West Indies tour

Wednesday, July 3, 2013 17:20

Pakistan today announced ODI and T20 teams for the forthcoming tour of West Indies starting later this month. Pakistan will play 5 ODIs and 2 T20s during the tour. Announcing the teams, Chief ...

India skipper MS Dhoni out of tri-nation series

India skipper MS Dhoni out of tri-nation series

Tuesday, July 2, 2013 17:12

Indian skipper MS Dhoni has been ruled out of the rest of the Tri-Nation Series with a right hamstring problem sustained while batting against the West Indies in his team's 1st game of ...

Lehmann wants Warner to play first Ashes test

Lehmann wants Warner to play first Ashes test

Monday, July 1, 2013 17:29

New Aussie head coach Darren Lehmann has said that David Warner is in solid contention to play the 1st Test at Trent Bridge, after the end of his suspension phase, while making it ...

Robbers snatches valuables from Mohammad Asif in Lahore

Robbers snatches valuables from Mohammad Asif in Lahore

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 17:45

Disgraced Pakistani cricketer Mohammad Asif was robbed on Wednesday at gunpoint. As per details, Asif was returning from airport to his home in the Defense area when 4 dacoits stopped his car and robbed him. Dacoits took away currency, Asif’s wrist watch ...

Darren Lehmann replaces sacked Arthur as head coach

Darren Lehmann replaces sacked Arthur as head coach

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 16:47

Darren Lehmann was hired as the fresh head coach of the Australia cricket squad on Monday after Mickey Arthur was sacked just 16 days before the 1st Ashes Test in England following several ...

Senior journalist Najam Sethi appointed as acting PCB chief

Senior journalist Najam Sethi appointed as acting PCB chief

Sunday, June 23, 2013 16:21

Ex- caretaker Punjab chief minister and senior journalist Najam Sethi has been hired as acting chairman of the PCB. PM Nawaz Sharif gave approval for the appointment of Sethi as PCB chief. The Islamabad ...

Ramnaresh Sarwan dropped from West Indies squad for tri-series

Ramnaresh Sarwan dropped from West Indies squad for tri-series

Sunday, June 23, 2013 15:55

Senior batsman Ramnaresh Sarwan has been dropped from the 13-member West Indies cricket team for the 1st 3 matches of their ODI tri-series against India and Sri Lanka starting June 28. "All the members ...

Tillakaratne Dilshan ruled out West Indies tri-series

Tillakaratne Dilshan ruled out West Indies tri-series

Saturday, June 22, 2013 15:47

Sri Lankan batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan has been ruled out of the Celkon Mobile Cup tri-series in the West Indies, including India, starting June 28. Dilshan hurt his right leg during the Champions Trophy ...

Team India field against Sri Lanka in ICC Champions Trophy semi-final

Team India field against Sri Lanka in ICC Champions Trophy semi-final

Thursday, June 20, 2013 15:36

India skipper MS. Dhoni won the toss and elected to field against Sri Lanka in the 2nd Champions Trophy semi-final at Cardiff on Thursday. India fielded the same team that beat Pakistan to leave them with the lone perfect group phase ...