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Rabada cleared to play after successful appeal

Rabada cleared to play after successful appeal

Cape Town: South Africa fast bowler Kagiso Rabada will play the third Test against Australia after all at Cape Town, after the ICC on Tuesday overturned the two-match ban imposed on him for making physical contact with Australia captain Steve Smith during the second Test. However, Rabada was found guilty of conduct that is contrary […]

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Pink City Club pip Star City Club

Pink City Club pip Star City Club

Wular Premier League - 2018

Sopore, March 20: In the ongoing ‘Wular Premier League’, Pink City Cricket Club defeated Start Cricket Club by 3 wickets here at Sheikh-ul-Alam Sports Ground Tarzoo Sopore. Earlier Star Cricket Club won the toss, opted to bat first and posted a total of 130 runs on the board. Aqib (39) and Amir (28) were the […]

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Ronaldo named best Portuguese footballer of 2017

Lisbon : Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo won the 2017 Quina de Oro Award for Best Portuguese Footballer of the year, for the second consecutive year. Ronaldo on Monday received the award at the Carlos Lopes Pavilion in a ceremony organised by the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF), the National Association of Portuguese Coaches (ANTP) and […]

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Nadal considered to be ‘ideal boss’ in Spanish survey

Madrid : Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal is the sports personality most Spaniards would like to have as their boss, according to a report published by a human resource company. The current No.2 in the ATP rankings was chosen as the ideal boss for the fourth consecutive year after claiming 34.4 per cent of the […]

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Akram breaks down his picks for top local players during PSL

Wasim Akram has revealed his picks for the top local talent during the third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL). In an interview with Geo News, the Sultan of Swing said he was not impressed with the batting talent during the tournament, however, Hussain Talat was the lone exception. “He is definitely the find […]

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Islamabad storms into PSL final as Ronchi cleans up Karachi

Islamabad storms into PSL final as Ronchi cleans up Karachi

DUBAI: A magnificent batting display by Luke Ronchi helped Islamabad United to outplay Karachi Kings in the Qualifier to reach the final in the third edition the Pakistan Super League here at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Sunday night. The wicketkeeper batsman from New Zealand smashed five towering sixes and twelve superb fours for […]

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Zahid’s five-fer hands FCC Andergam season’s first win

Zahid’s five-fer hands FCC Andergam season’s first win

Sopore March 19: In the ongoing ‘Wular Premier League’ FCC Andergam defeated Challengers-XI by 16 runs in a low scoring match Monday here at Sheikh-ul-Alam Sports Stadium Tarzoo Sopore.  Bating first FCC Andergam batting line crumbled as they managed to post a meagre 107 runs on board.  Asif (48) and Shoaib (19) remained the top […]

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Messi takes Barcelona 11 points clear, Ronaldo hits four

MADRID: Lionel Messi delivered another masterful performance as Barcelona sailed past Athletic Bilbao 2-0 on Sunday to take an 11-point lead over nearest rivals Atletico Madrid in La Liga. After putting Chelsea to the sword in the Champions League midweek, Messi scored for the sixth game in a row against Athletic at the Camp Nou […]

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One of the best nights of my life: Dinesh Karthik

Colombo: What he did on Sunday night against Bangladesh in the Nidahas T20 tri-series final finally appears to be sinking in for Dinesh Karthik. India were very much out of the contest in Colombo when they needed 34 runs off the last two overs as most of the established batsmen were back in the dugout. […]

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Del Potro bounds up ATP rankings after beating Federer

PARIS: Former US Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro climbed two places to sixth in the ATP rankings released on Monday after he defeated Roger Federer in the Indian Wells final. The 29-year-old handed Federer his first defeat of 2018 with a 6-4, 6-7 (8/10), 7-6 (7/2) victory on Sunday, extending his own win streak […]