newscricket19 days ago

VIDEO | Sarfraz Ahmed pulls off an anti-Dhoni tactic to frustrate Hasan Ali

Despite being the most successful skipper in Pakistan’s ODI history, certain Sarfraz Ahmed decisions in Asia Cup has been questionable, to say the least. Today, he removed the slip that he stationed for Hasan Ali despite the bowler bowling on the off-stump line, which gave a life to Mushfiqur Rahim.
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newscricket19 days ago

Advantage Pakistan in virtual Asia Cup semi-final against Bangladesh, says Venkatesh Prasad

Venkatesh Prasad has stated that although both Pakistan and Bangladesh have been erratic in their performances in the Asia Cup, the former hold the upper hand in the game. India are the other team for the finals to be played on 28th September at Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
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newscricket20 days ago

Asia Cup | Pakistan was not playing to win against India, believes Harbhajan Singh

After India convincingly defeated arch-rivals Pakistan in two games in the ongoing Asia Cup, Harbhajan Singh has stated that Pakistan was playing cricket with no intention of actually winning. He further added that it is tough to compete with the Indian team with the kind of form they have shown.
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newscricket21 days ago

I had to work hard for the shots that look easy now, says Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma has said that all his delicious pull shots for sixes came off only after he kept practicing them, stating that he really works hard on them in the nets. The Indian team is on a roll with wins in all the matches they have played until now in the 2018 Asia Cup.
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newscricket21 days ago

Asia Cup | There is fear of failure in Pakistan dressing room, reveals Mickey Arthur

Mickey Arthur has reckoned that his team is going through a confidence crisis following their defeat against India for the second successive occasion in a week. Pakistan lost to India in the second Super Four stage game on Sunday, thanks to brilliant centuries by Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan.
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newscricket21 days ago

ICC assured me of a Test Series between India and Pakistan, claims Ehsan Mani

Newly appointed PCB chairman Ehsan Mani has stated that the ICC has assured him of a Test series between India and Pakistan during the 2021-23 cycle of World Test Championship. He also stated that the Indian and Pakistani board shouldn't fight due to political tensions between the two nations.
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newscricket21 days ago

If we keep dropping catches, we won't win games, says Sarfraz Ahmed

Sarfraz Ahmed has stated that situations could have been much different provided the Pakistani fielders did better and picked up early wickets. He also said that the difference in skill level between the players of both nations was the single big factor due to which Pakistan lost both the matches.
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newscricket21 days ago

Asia Cup | Rohit Sharma's ton against Pakistan makes him ninth Indian to reach 7000 ODI runs

Rohit Sharma became the ninth and the third fastest Indian to score 7000 runs in his ODI career. After scoring 52 and 83 in the previous matches of the Asia Cup, Rohit scored 111 runs against Pakistan to complete the tally and create a milestone in the history of Indian cricket. 
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newscricket21 days ago

Pressure built by pacers helped spinners take wickets, claims Yuzvendra Chahal

Yuzvendra Chahal has stated that without the pressure built upon the Pakistani batsmen by Indian pacers in the initial overs, spinners wouldn't have been able to take wickets later in the game. He further stated that the Pakistani bowlers did their bit but Indian openers kept building pressure.
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newscricket22 days ago

10 Things You Missed | From Fakhar Zaman's hilarious slog sweep to Indian openers' centuries

Yes! We are back to tell you that you have not watched the match closely because you had to buy groceries for your mother or haven't recovered from the hangover. Don't worry, we have got your back. Here are the 10 things you missed from today match between India and Pakistan in the Asia Cup!
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