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South Africa mount rear-guard to save Test after Sibley, Stokes show

01 January, 2020 9:26 pm 9:26 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Dom Sibley scored a maiden century to put England on top but South Africa have launched a rear-guard to keep the tourists’ victory charge at bay after going to the close of the fourth day of the second Test on 126 for two on Monday. South Africa have been set 438 … Read More


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Pakistani opener Abid Ali dedicates century to daughter

12 December, 2019 6:30 pm 6:30 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Pakistani opener Abid Ali dedicated his Test debut century on Sunday to his daughter, saying that it was hard work which kept him going all these years. He said while talking to the journalists after first Test match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka ended in a draw. “The more I thank … Read More


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Abid Ali creates history with century on Test, ODI debuts

12 December, 2019 5:07 pm 5:07 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News/AFP) – Pakistani opener Abid Ali created history on Sunday by becoming the first batsman in the game history to score century on both his ODI and Test debuts as he reached three figures on the final day of the Rawalpindi Test against Sri Lanka. Abid Ali, 32, had earlier scored a century … Read More


Smith century leads Australia recovery in Ashes opener

08 August, 2019 11:44 pm 11:44 pm

BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) – Australia’s Steve Smith struck a superb 144 on his return to the side as they recovered from 122-8 to reach 284 all out against England in the first innings of the first Ashes Test before the hosts saw out two overs unscathed at Edgbaston on Thursday. David Warner, who was banned … Read More


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England crush New Zealand to storm into semis after Bairstow century

07 July, 2019 10:57 pm 10:57 pm

DURHAM, England (Reuters) – England stormed into the semi-finals of the Cricket World Cup for the first time since 1992 after Jonny Bairstow’s second consecutive century helped secure a comprehensive 119-run victory against New Zealand on Wednesday. Bairstow smashed 106 to help England to 305-8 in their final group game at the Riverside Ground though … Read More


Bairstow century powers England to 305-8 against New Zealand

07 July, 2019 2:22 am 2:22 am

DURHAM (Reuters) – Jonny Bairstow’s second consecutive century at the Cricket World Cup powered England to 305-8 against New Zealand in their final group game at the Riverside Ground on Wednesday. The match is crucial for England, with a win securing a semi-final spot but defeat leaving the door open for Pakistan. After England won … Read More


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England fight back after Finch century helps take Australia to 285-7

06 June, 2019 6:45 pm 6:45 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – England fought back after another solid opening stand between Aaron Finch and David Warner to restrict Australia to 285 for seven in their Cricket World Cup match at Lord’s on Tuesday. Captain Finch and Warner put on 123 runs – their fifth fifty-partnership in a row – before Warner fell, after being … Read More


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Shakib smashes century as Bangladesh sink West Indies

06 June, 2019 11:18 pm 11:18 pm

TAUNTON, England (Reuters) – Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan scored his second century in as many World Cup matches while Liton Das hit an unbeaten 94 as they thumped twice champions West Indies by seven wickets on Monday. Chasing 322 for a famous victory, Shakib took complete control with an unbeaten 124 off 99 balls, … Read More


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Finch century leads Australia to 8-wicket win over Pakistan in 1st ODI

03 March, 2019 12:02 am 12:02 am

SHARJAH – A 12th ODI hundred from the Australia captain Aaron Finch helped Australia to a comfortable eight wicket win over Pakistan in Sharjah. Finch, ably assisted by Shaun Marsh, laid the foundations for what was ultimately a stress-free pursuit of Pakistan’s 280/5. In retrospect, Pakistan will have mixed feelings on their first innings effort. … Read More


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Patterson hits maiden ton as Australia post mammoth total

02 February, 2019 10:57 am 10:57 am

CANBERRA (Reuters) – Kurtis Patterson notched his maiden century to drive Australia to a massive first innings total of 534-5 declared on day two of the second and final Test against Sri Lanka at the Manuka Oval on Saturday. The hosts, who lead 1-0 lead after winning the first test by an innings and 40 … Read More