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Pakistan win Test series against Zimbabwe

Pakistan win Test series against Zimbabwe

Pakistan clinched Test series against Zimbabwe and won the second Test match also in an emphatic fashion by defeating the host side by an innings and 147 runs. Pakistan declared its innings at 510/8 after the guest team won the toss and elected to bat first. Abid Ali’s double century (215) was supported by Azhar…

Babar Azam voted ICC Player of the Month for April 2021

Babar Azam voted ICC Player of the Month for April 2021

The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the winners of the ICC Player of the Month Awards for April which recognise and celebrate the best performances from both male and female cricketers across all forms of international cricket throughout the year, ICC said in its media release. Pakistan’s Babar Azam won the ICC Men’s Player of the Month…

Men’s Junior Asia Cup Dhaka 2021 postponed

Men’s Junior Asia Cup Dhaka 2021 postponed

The Asia Hockey Federation (AHF) formally announced the postponement of the Bangabandhu Al-Arafah Islami Bank Men’s Junior Asia Cup Dhaka 2021, AHF said in its news release. “We are all still going through difficult times of great uncertainty with the pandemic continuing to have a massive impact on daily life in many countries and restrictions…

PCB and franchises discuss remaining matches of PSL 6

PCB and franchises discuss remaining matches of PSL 6

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and the six franchise owners met today via a Zoom call to discuss the remaining 20 matches of the HBL Pakistan Super League 6. The group had a 360-degree discussion, which also considered feedback from the National Command and Operation Centre., PCB said in its press release on Friday. “The following…

Karunaratne closes in on top 10 of ICC Test Player Rankings

Karunaratne closes in on top 10 of ICC Test Player Rankings

Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne has closed in on a top-10 spot in the MRF Tyres ICC Men’s Test Player Rankings after a successful second Test against Bangladesh in Kandy which his side won by 209 runs to clinch the two-match series 1-0, International Cricket Council said on Wednesday. “The opening batsman struck 118 and…

New Zealand number one ODI side after annual update to ICC rankings

New Zealand number one ODI side after annual update to ICC rankings

New Zealand have replaced reigning World champions England as the number one ranked side in the ODI rankings but England have consolidated their position at the top of the T20I table after the annual update carried out on Monday, International Cricket Council (ICC) said in its media release. “These updates eliminate results from 2017-18 and…

Miller seals Spanish MotoGP win as Bagnaia earns championship lead

Miller seals Spanish MotoGP win as Bagnaia earns championship lead

The Ducati Lenovo Team scored an extraordinary one-two finish at the MotoGP Spanish Grand Prix, held this afternoon at the Jerez Circuit, where Jack Miller and Francesco Bagnaia took their Desmosedici GP bikes to the podium, finishing first and second respectively, Ducati said on Sunday. “This is the second MotoGP success for the Australian rider,…

Match schedule of FIFA Futsal World Cup 2021 unveiled

Match schedule of FIFA Futsal World Cup 2021 unveiled

With less than six months to go until the start of the FIFA Futsal World Cup 2021™, the tournament’s match schedule was unveiled on Friday. Kaunas has been confirmed as the host of the opening and final matches, with Vilnius and Klaipėda completing the list of host cities for the first-ever FIFA competition to be…

Pakistan beat Zimbabwe in first Test by an innings and 116 runs

Pakistan beat Zimbabwe in first Test by an innings and 116 runs

Pakistan won first Test match against Zimbabwe by an innings and 116 runs. Hasan Ali clinched five wickets as Zimbabwe lost all wickets in its second innings on just 134 runs in 46.2 overs. The openers, Tarisai Musakanda and Kevin Kasuza, had given a little but smooth start to their team by scoring 43 and…

Zimbabwe all out at 176; Pakistan 103 for no loss till stumps on day 1 of 1st Test

Zimbabwe all out at 176; Pakistan 103 for no loss till stumps on day 1 of 1st Test

Zimbabwe scored 176 on the opening day of first test against Pakistan. The whole team sent back to Pavilion by the Pakistan bowlers in 59.1 overs. Shaheen Shah Afridi and Hasan Ali clinched four wickets each. Noman Ali took one wicket and one batsman was run out. After Zimbabwe elected to bat first, Roy Kaia…