Archive for September, 2016

Pak vs WI 1st ODI: Nawaz, Azam help Pakistan continue winning run

Pak vs WI 1st ODI: Nawaz, Azam help Pakistan continue winning run

Pakistan v West Indies, 1st ODI, Sharjah Pakistan 284 for 9 in 49 overs (Azam 120, Sharjeel 54, Carlos Brathwaite 3-54) beat West Indies 175 (Samuels 46, Nawaz 4-42) by 111 runs (D/L method) Young Babar Azam on Friday cemented his promising reputation with maiden ODI hundred that helped his side continue their fine run in limited-overs cricket by beating […]

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SA vs Aus 1st ODI: De Kock smashes 178 as Proteas sweep aside Australia

SA vs Aus 1st ODI: De Kock smashes 178 as Proteas sweep aside Australia

South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion South Africa 295 for 4 (de Kock 178, Boland 3-67) beat Australia 294 for 9 (Bailey 74, Phehlukwayo 4-44) by six wickets Talk about the fastest rising stars in the World of Cricket, Quinton De Kock’s name would arguably be there at the very top. South Africa’s young, blistering wicket-keeper batsman reached yet […]

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Ban vs Afg 3rd ODI: Afghanistan look for history in final showdown

Ban vs Afg 3rd ODI: Afghanistan look for history in final showdown

Bangladesh v Afghanistan, 3rd ODI Venue: Mirpur Date: October 1, 2016 Start time: 14 30 Local – 08 30 GMT After letting slip a strong position in the opening game, Afghanistan came back strongly to win their first ever bilateral series match against Bangladesh in the 2nd ODI. All eyes are now going to be on the ever-crowded Shere Bangla […]

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Ind vs NZ 2nd Test: Kiwis put up hearty fight in Williamson’s absence

Ind vs NZ 2nd Test: Kiwis put up hearty fight in Williamson’s absence

India v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Kolkata, Stumps Day 1 India 239 for 7 (Pujara 87, Rahane 77, Henry 3-35) v New Zealand Wielding a demoralizing 1-0 deficit, heading into the 2nd game which was India’s historic 250th Test at home was always going to be a nervy task for visitors New Zealand. Moreover, the uncertainty of the pitch behavior would […]

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Shahid Afridi stresses for peace between Pakistan and India

Shahid Afridi stresses for peace between Pakistan and India

Former Pakistan T20 International skipper Shahid Afridi urged both Asian neighbours Pakistan and India to say no to war. With the increasing tensions between the two nations at Line of Control (LOC), the star pleaded for peace in the region. Afridi expressed on social media that Pakistan loves peace and wants good relations with every nation. He insisted that the […]

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Tanvir delighted with Imad’s partnership

Tanvir delighted with Imad’s partnership

Pakistan pacer Sohail Tanvir is delighted with the spinner Imad Wasim’s partnership after both starred in the series victory over the World T20 champions West Indies. The Men in Green put up an outstanding display of cricket in the three-match T20 series. They dominated in all of the three matches and eventually claimed their first ever series whitewash against the […]

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Kohli criticised for excluding Gambhir from the second Test

Kohli criticised for excluding Gambhir from the second Test

India Test skipper Virat Kohli is criticised by fans after Gautam Gambhir was excluded for the second Test against New Zealand at Eden Gardens on 30th September. The second Test in Kolkata which started from Friday saw a top-order collapse for the hosts. India was reduced to 57 for three by lunch. The Blacks Caps recalled pacer Matt Henry was […]

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Former Indian cricketer VVS Laxman deliver Dilip Sardesai memorial lecture at the CCI in Mumbai on Thursday.

Laxman stresses Virat Kohli will break all records

India cricket great VVS Laxman spoke highly of the Test skipper Virat Kohli in a seminar. He backed the captain by stating he will break all records in his career. The former batsman praised Kohli by stating him a ‘complete batsman’ during the Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture. Laxman insisted that the Indian star is successful since he has his basics […]

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Zaheer Abbas believes Pakistan can whitewash West Indies in ODI series

Zaheer Abbas believes Pakistan can whitewash West Indies in ODI series

International Cricket Council president, Zaheer Abbas highlighted that Pakistan can whitewash West Indies in the One Day International series just like they did in the T20 series. The Men in Green put up a spectacular display of cricket as they clean swept the World T20 champions West Indies in the three-match T20 International series. Pakistan restricted their rivals to a […]

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Pakistan VS West Indies, 1st ODI, 2016 – Match Preview

Pakistan VS West Indies, 1st ODI, 2016 – Match Preview

Pakistan is facing off West Indies in the three-match One Day International series starting from 30th September. However, there are high stakes for the Men in Green in this series. Pakistan unleashed their skills in the Twenty20 series against the World T20 champions a few days ago. They dominated throughout the series and ultimately jolted down nine wickets victory and […]

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