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EID GIFT FOR NATION : PAKISTAN WIN THE DUBAI CRICKET SERIES

 Pakistan drew their test match agaisnt Sri Lanka in Sharjah to win the three match test series 1-0 after Pakistani batsmen finishing the last day on 87 for four. Needing 255 to win after Sri Lanka had declared for 181 … Continue reading

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From cricket uniform to jail uniform

The three suspended Pakistani cricketers found guilty of corruption were sentenced to prison by a crown court judge in London on Thursday. Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif were jailed for 30 months and one year respectively. Mohammad Amir, who pleaded … Continue reading

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Hopeful of making international comeback: Afridi

                  Former national cricket team captain Shahid Afridi said on Wednesday that he was hopeful of rejoining the team after taking back his retirement. Speaking to the media outside the Pakistan Cricket Board … Continue reading

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Spot-fixing trial: Judge refuses to accept Amir’s apology

The judge in the spot-fixing trial involving suspended trio Mohammad Asif, Salman Butt and Mohammad Amir said on Wednesday that he did not accept Amir’s apology. In a startling revelation, over a year after the spot-fixing scandal broke, Amir earlier confessed to … Continue reading

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Butt, Asif found guilty of spot fixing

Former captain Butt, 27, and opening bowlers Asif, 28, and 19-year-old Mohammad Aamir, who had already admitted his part in the scam, plotted to bowl deliberate no-balls at pre-arranged times during the Lord`s test in August last year. Aamir had … Continue reading

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Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 9 wickets in second Test

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by nine wickets in the second Test at Dubai Stadium here on Saturday to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. Pakistan, set a victory target of 94 from a possible 24 overs, reached the … Continue reading

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Winning and losing part of game: Shahbaz Sharif

Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that national team has played well adding that winning and losing are part of game. He expressed these views while receiving the Pakistan cricket team at Allama Iqbal International Airport Lahore which arrived back … Continue reading

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