Archive for October, 2016

Starc set to play Perth Test vs South Africa

Starc set to play Perth Test vs South Africa

Australia’s premier fast bowler Mitchell Starc said on Monday that he is confident of taking part the Test-series opener against South Africa this week, despite the fact that hje is still in the recovery phase after a nasty leg laceration. Starc has been battling to be fit to confront the Proteas after an unfortunate training mishap in September brought a […]

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Dhoni to decide International future after 2017 Champions Trophy

Dhoni to decide International future after 2017 Champions Trophy

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the most successful ODI captain in Indian cricket history who recently led the blues to a series win over New Zealand on Saturday, has already started thinking about forging a team for the 2019 World Cup in England. The talismanic leader is most likely to make a big call on his illustrious International career after the 2017 […]

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Pakistan squad for New Zealand tour 2016 announced

Pakistan squad for New Zealand tour 2016 announced

Pakistan cricket board (PCB) has announced 16 members squad for the New Zealand tour. The biggest surprise is that Sharjeel Khan is in for Mohammad Hafeez. The left hander has been included as the third opening batsman in the tour. Mohammad Hafeez has failed to pass the bowling action test once again. He was part of the New Zealand squad, […]

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Pak vs WI 3rd Test: Brathwaite steers close to century as WI steer close to lead on Day 2

Pak vs WI 3rd Test: Brathwaite steers close to century as WI steer close to lead on Day 2

Pakistan vs West Indies, 3rd Test, Sharjah, Stumps Day 2 West Indies 244/6 (78.0 ov) trail Pakistan 281 by 37 runs with 4 wickets remaining in the 1st innings There’s no stopping the umpires when they come calling. The officials thought that the light had deteriorated enough for the two sets of players to walk off, after what was a […]

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Pakistan squad announced for New Zealand Tests

Pakistan squad announced for New Zealand Tests

PCB (Pakistan Cricket Board) has announced a 16-man Pakistan squad for the New Zealand Test series, which is scheduled for November. The selectors have ignored Zulfiqar Babar and have included youngsters Mohammad Rizwan and Sharjeel Khan in the squad for the Two-Test bout in New Zealand. The first game is schedule from November 17-21, 2016 at the Hagley Oval, Christchurch. […]

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Hashim Amla brushes off Peter Siddle’s “inexperienced” comments

Hashim Amla brushes off Peter Siddle’s “inexperienced” comments

Being the Test must be one of the toughest jobs a cricketer can be assigned, especially in the wake of a soon-to-reignite intense rivalry i.e Australia vs South Africa. Hashim Amla, one of South Africa’s premier batsman seems to have a sizeable target on his back. With AB De Villiers’ injury issues staying persistent, Amla gets to have an extended […]

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CSA domestic T20 tournament to go ahead without sponsor

CSA domestic T20 tournament to go ahead without sponsor

Cricket South Africa’s Premier domestic T20 competition, CSA T20 Challenge 2016, will commence at the Wanderers, Johannesburg on November 12. The competition will be without a sponsor after its last sponsor, RAM, chose not to further stretch its four-year association with CSA. RAM had initially signed up as the country’s premeir title supporters for a three year period from the […]

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Mohammad Hafeez fails latest bowling test

Mohammad Hafeez fails latest bowling test

Not so good news for Mohammad Hafeez. He has failed to pass his latest bowling test held at Qaddafi Stadium Lahore. With this, the chances for Hafeez to get back into the Pakistan team gets very low now. As per sources, Mohammad Hafeez appeared for the test this month. PCB has set up a biomechanical lab inside the Qaddafi Stadium, […]

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Cricket Australia set to re-sign Micheal Kasprowicz

Cricket Australia set to re-sign Micheal Kasprowicz

Michael Kasprowicz, the former Australian fast bowler, is all set to return to the CA (Cricket Australia) subsequent a brief step-down from the post due to his duties as interim chief Executive officer of Queensland cricket. Kasprowicz was recruited by the Queensland board after Geof Cockerill was dismissed from the post six months after his appointment. Despite his venturing down […]

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Amir gets Blackwood out, 3rd Test 2016

Amir gets Blackwood out, 3rd Test 2016

Mohammad Amir has done a fantastic job here for Pakistan. Before the lunch he took a ripper to dismiss Bravo of Zulfiqar Babar. Now he was struck with the ball as well. This is some quality cricket seen by the Pakistan fast bowler. This was a really good ball but at the same time Blackwood played it pretty badly. The […]

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