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World’s top 10 most valuable athletes

World’s top 10 most valuable athletes

The business magazine, Forbes has published their annual list of the top 10 most valuable athletes, in terms of their brand value, in the world. The list makes for fascinating reading and provides great insight into the world of sports business. The list features the likes of Leo Messi, Ronaldo and India’s Virat Kohli. Here are the top 10 most […]

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Pakistan becomes No. 1 T20 side in the World

Pakistan becomes No. 1 T20 side in the World

There is a new World No. 1 T20 team in the world and that’s Pakistan. Following the New Zealand’s heavy defeat against India today, Pakistan rose up to the 1st rank in the latest ICC T20 rankings. Pakistan was previously ranked 2nd, with 124 rating points – just 1 point behind the New Zealand’s 125 points. Pakistan’s rise in the […]

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Kohli retains position as No.1 T20I batsman in latest ICC rankings

Kohli retains position as No.1 T20I batsman in latest ICC rankings

Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli has retained his no.1 position in the ICC T20 International batsman rankings following the recently concluded two-match series with the West Indies in Florida. The ICC (International Cricket Council) released the revised T20 International rankings and the Indian star maintained top spot. His teammate Ravichandran Ashwin jumped up three places to grab fourth spot in […]

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ICC announces latest test players ranking

ICC announces latest test players ranking

ICC has announced the latest test cricket ranking for the players. Younis Khan and Misbah Ul Haq have been upgraded to some new positions. Root holds the top spot in batsmen while Dale Steyn is sitting on the throne in bowler’s kingdom. ICC has issued the latest test players ranking today; Root is holding the top position in the batting […]

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Pakistan falls down to number 4 in T20 rankings

Pakistan falls down to number 4 in T20 rankings

Dubai: Pakistan loses its second position in the ICC T20 internationals rankings after England snatched a last ball win over the hosts in Dubai. It was already calculated and only a win could have survived Pakistan from not getting down but unfortunately that didn’t happen and now Pakistan resides at number four position in the ICC rankings for the T20 […]

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Williamson jumps to 2nd in new ICC rankings, while AB stays top

Williamson jumps to 2nd in new ICC rankings, while AB stays top

Warner & Williamson getting there Kane Williamson, ever since his burst on the scene, has been one of the biggest breakout stars in history. His consistency is understandable with the class and sheer talent he possesses. After many many years, New Zealand cricket seemed to have found an absolute gem in Kane Williamson, who promises to one day cement his name […]

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Big challenges up ahead for Pakistan

Big challenges up ahead for Pakistan

Abu Dhabi: Pakistan team is all set for the ODI series against England but at the same time there are some calculations not favoring them. Pakistan will have to win this series and a few more coming their way next year. When it comes to the rankings then it all becomes a different ball game. Pakistan will have to win […]

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Hafeez and Yasir Shine in the new ICC test rankings

Hafeez and Yasir Shine in the new ICC test rankings

Dubai: Pakistan’s recent series win against England have given a lot of boost to not only the confidence of the players but also elevated their ranks in the ICC test rankings as well. In the latest ICC test rankings a lot of shuffling has been observed when it comes to Pakistani players. There are a few who remained at the […]

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Pakistan grab 2nd spot in ICC Test Rankings

Pakistan grab 2nd spot in ICC Test Rankings

Oh when the greens go marching! The men in green have done it! They have defied whatever obstacles that stepped in their way! From having no international cricket at home, to losing their star spin bowlers like Saeed Ajmal, Pakistan have defied everything that stood in their way, and they defied it in warrior like fashion. The first Test against […]

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