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newscricket9 days ago

CPL 2021 | ‘The Universe Boss and the Champion in one team, one thing can happen’ – Dwayne Bravo revels in title triumph

Dwayne Bravo, who led the St Kitts and Nevis Patriots to their maiden Caribbean Premier League title on Wednesday, reveled in the joy of teaming up with Chris Gayle, the 'Universe Boss', during the campaign. The Patriots defeated Saint Lucia Kings by three wickets in a tense final.
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newscricket9 days ago

Twitter reacts as Naseem Shah gives Keemo Paul a fiery send-off in CPL 2021 final

St Kitts and Nevis Patriots pacer Naseem Shah gave Keemo Paul a wild send-off, after dismissing the Saint Lucia Kings all-rounder for a brisk 21-ball 39 during the 2021 Caribbean Premier League final. The Patriots eventually won the game by three wickets, to clinch their maiden CPL title.
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newscricket10 days ago

Twitter reacts as Naseem Shah mimics Sheldon Cottrell’s trademark salute at CPL 2021

Naseem Shah unveiled a Sheldon Cottrell-like salute, as he dismissed Guyana Amazon Warriors’ Brandon King during the second semi-final of CPL 2021 on Wednesday, and was embraced by Cottrell himself soon after. The St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots secured a final berth with a seven-wicket win.
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newscricket3 months ago

Mohammad Abbas, Naseem Shah and Shan Masood miss out on central contracts; Rizwan promoted to Category A

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced the Men’s central contract list for the 2021/22 season, which sees Mohammad Abbas, Naseem Shah, Shan Masood, Haider Ali and Asad Shafiq miss out on contracts. Meanwhile, the duo of Hasan Ali and Mohammad Rizwan have been promoted to Category A.
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newscricket4 months ago

PSL 2021 | PCB make U-turn; allow Naseem Shah to re-join bubble in Lahore

Days after evicting Naseem Shah from PSL 2021 for breaking protocol, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have made a U-turn and have allowed the youngster to rejoin the team hotel in Lahore. Shah, who represents Quetta Gladiators, now has to return three negative results in order to be cleared.
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newscricket4 months ago

PCB throw Naseem Shah out of PSL 2021 for protocol breach

Pakistan’s teenage sensation Naseem Shah will miss the second half of the 2021 Pakistan Super League (PSL) season as the PCB have chosen not to take the youngster to Dubai after he produced a non-compliant RT-PCR Test. Naseem, against protocol, had provided Test results dated May 18.
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featurecricketa year ago

From Yasir Shah’s valiant A to Asad Shaifq’s hideous F: Grading every PAK player who featured in the series

There was fight, there was disappointment, there was courage, and most importantly there was unpredictability - the England Tests served as an all-in-one package of Pakistan cricket. But the series is now over and what it means is that it’s scrutiny time. Let’s bring out the report cards, shall we?
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featurecricketa year ago

Pakistan’s mismanagement leaves overburdened Naseem and Shaheen beaten and bruised

‘Pakistan overhyped bowling has been exposed.. Shaheen Afridi and Naseem Shah are just 1 wicket bowlers per innings. Can't see them picking 5 to win a match. Just social media hyped stars..’ read a Tweet from a user, 96 overs into England’s innings, with the hosts cruising at 336/4.
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newscricketa year ago

VIDEO | Pakistan players ditch celebration and sprint to congratulate Crawley after marathon 267

Of course the best Test knock of 2020 had to come to an end at the hands of a part-timer bowling pies. That’s how cricket works, doesn’t it? Ignoring the dismissal though, the gesture from Pakistan after the wicket won hearts, as the visitors rushed towards Crawley to congratulate the youngster.
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newscricketa year ago

ENG vs PAK | Naseem Shah earns debut call, Mohammad Amir returns for the T20Is against England

On Friday, PCB announced that teenage-sensation Naseem Shah has been included in the 17-member squad for the three-match T20I series against England, starting August 28. Youngster Haider Ali also makes his return to the squad along with veterans Mohammad Amir and Wahab Riaz.
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