newscricket2 days ago

BCCI asks PCB to move 2020 Asia Cup from Pakistan

After India were forced to move the 2018 Asia Cup from India and hosted it in UAE due to the rising political tension with Pakistan, the BCCI has now asked the PCB to move the next edition of the tournament out of Pakistan. If that happens, UAE will host two back to back Asia Cup tournaments.
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newscricket9 days ago

VIDEO | Nervous Sarfraz Ahmed takes an eternity to take DRS; still gets it wrong

If there is one schism in Pakistan’s armor that has been widened to the point infinity in ongoing New Zealand series – it has been their inability to use reviews. The team has been very much aware of it and it was noticed when they an eternity to go for it this time, although to no avail.
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newscricket10 days ago

VIDEO | Sarfraz Ahmed devastated as Yasir Shah loses his shoe to invent new run-out

Pakistan cricketers will always be remembered for inventing unique ways of getting out, if not for anything else. While Azhar Ali made headlines earlier with his astonishing obliviousness against Australia, against New Zeland, Yasir Shah lost his shoes midway and still decided to go for a double.
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newscricket18 days ago

VIDEO | Sarfraz Ahmed’s horrible decision exhaust Pakistan's review again

Bertrand Russell had famously stated that the trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent full of doubt. The adage survived the test of time because it is on point and Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed proved it by taking yet another DRS review in haste that was not out.
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newscricket18 days ago

Asia Emerging Nations Cricket Cup | India refuse to play matches in Pakistan

India have refused to play on Pakistan soil in the upcoming Asia Emerging Nations Cricket Cup in December citing safety and security concerns which could put players in danger. Instead, Sri Lanka will play host to all India matches as the final is also scheduled to be played in Colombo.
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newscricket19 days ago

VIDEO | Yasir Shah gets lucky after terrible attempt to collect ball results in delfection taking bails off

When things start to fall in place, it happens in a fashion that would leave you as a mere spectator. The 10-wicket day that saw Yasir Shah picking wickets like plucking apples from a garden, he ran Kiwi keeper BJ Watling out with the mere deflection off his hands to dislodge the bails.
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newscricket22 days ago

VIDEO | Azhar Ali continues setting his run-out legacy as he again comically gets himself out

If there is one player who is giving his all and trying to make "Pakistan Test great again", it has to be Azhar Ali. However, he has come to a point, where his claim to fame or shame - whatever you like to use it - is concerned, he has picked up the run-out route and today he did it again.
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newscricketa month ago

PCB’s case against BCCI dismissed by the ICC dispute resolution body

International Cricket Council’s dispute resolution panel has dismissed the Pakistan Cricket Board’s case against the Board of Control for Cricket in India in a binding verdict which cannot be challenged. The PCB had sought compensation from the BCCI for not honouring the MoU they had agreed upon.
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newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Azhar Ali does it again; leaves Babar Azam stranded to see Pakistan embarrassing themselves

The 2018 Abu Dhabi Test entered Cricket’s hall of fame as one of the finest ever Test matches in the recent times for the sheer drama involved and Pakistan’s terrible slump. However, Azhar Ali was at the centre to create a silly dismissal for Babar Azam to personify the "Pakistan brand of madness".
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newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Sarfraz Ahmed left devastated after taking one of the worst DRS calls in history

Despite the Decision Review System (DRS) being introduced ten years back in 2008, teams are yet to get a good grasp of it with more wrong reviews taken than right. However, while some sides are bad in it, some are pathetic in using it and Pakistan are definitely one of them as has been proved.
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