Spin hero Rashid Khan pays tribute to late mother, his 'biggest fan'
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Spin hero Rashid Khan pays tribute to late mother, his ‘biggest fan’

ABU DHABI, Wednesday, September 30, 2020 (AFP/WNP/DL): An emotional Rashid Khan dedicated his man-of-the-match performance to his mother, who died earlier this year, after he bowled Sunrisers Hyderabad to their first win of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The Afghan leg-spinner took 3-14 from his four overs to restrict Delhi Capitals to 147 for seven […]

Ertugrul proves motivating force for Pakistan, says Azhar ahead of must-win England Test
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Ertugrul proves motivating force for Pakistan, says Azhar ahead of must-win England Test

SOUTHAMPTON, Thursday, August 20, 2020 (AFP/WNP/DL): Turkish TV blockbuster Ertugrul is being used as an unlikely motivator for the Pakistan team ahead of their must-win third Test clash against England, captain Azhar Ali said on Thursday. The 35-year-old added they were in a good state of mind despite the crushing disappointment of losing the first […]

Former Indian captain MS Dhoni announces retirement from international cricket
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Former Indian captain MS Dhoni announces retirement from international cricket

NEW DELHI, Saturday, August 15, 2020 (Reuters/WNP/DL): Indian wicketkeeper-batsman and former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni announced his retirement from international cricket on Saturday in a cryptic message posted on Instagram. Dhoni, who turned 39 in July, quit Test cricket in 2014 and has not played a limited overs match for India since taking a break […]

Amir to join Pakistan squad in England after child's birth
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Amir to join Pakistan squad in England after child’s birth

LAHORE, Monday, July 20, 2020 (Reuters/WNP/DL): Fast bowler Mohammad Amir, who had initially pulled out of the England tour, will join the Pakistan squad following the birth of his second daughter last week, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Monday. The white-ball specialist and masseur Mohammad Imran underwent Covid-19 tests on Monday and they […]

Pakistani cricketer Kashif Bhatti tests positive for coronavirus in England
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Pakistani cricketer Kashif Bhatti tests positive for coronavirus in England

LAHORE, Thursday, July 16, 2020 (WNP/DL): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) shared on Thursday that it has requested an update from the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) regarding spinner Kashif Bhatti testing positive for the coronavirus. “Kashif Bhatti’s matter now falls under England board’s jurisdiction,” said the PCB. It also clarified that the player […]