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Lyon happy to surpass ‘big brother’ Johnson on wickets list

10 October, 2018 8:25 am 8:25 am

(Reuters) – Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon was expecting to hear from “big brother” Mitchell Johnson after he surpassed the bristling left-arm fast bowler as his country’s fourth-highest test wicket taker in the second test against Pakistan on Tuesday. The 30-year-old wreaked havoc on Pakistan’s top order on the first day as he took four wickets … Read More

Fakhar to be included in second Test squad against Australia

10 October, 2018 9:43 pm 9:43 pm

ABU DHABI (92 News) – Replacing injured Imamul Haq, Fakhar Zaman will be included in the Second Test against Australia as Pakistan’s opening batsman. Pakistan will play the second Test against Australia on October 16. This will be Fakhar’s first Test match for the national side. The batsman is coming of a disappointing performance during … Read More

Mohammad Abbas eyes record run to 50 wickets

10 October, 2018 9:40 am 9:40 am

DUBAI (92 News) – Mohammad Abbas, the Pakistan pace bowler, needs one more scalp to reach 50 Test wickets, and has his sights firmly set on breaking a record. Abbas, playing just his ninth Test, has already picked up seven wickets in the opening match against Australia in Dubai. If he gets one more, he … Read More

Hard work pays off for Marnus Labuschange and Australia

10 October, 2018 9:44 am 9:44 am

DUBAI (92 News) – Marnus Labuschange was chosen to make his Test debut for his batting, with his part-time leg-spin seen as a bonus, but he made a key breakthrough on day two to bring Australia back into the contest. Pakistan had been cruising, Asad Shafiq and Haris Sohail adding exactly 150 to take the … Read More