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South Africa women’s cricket team begin preparations for England tour

07 July, 2020 11:48 pm 11:48 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – South Africa’s women’s cricket team are going into a training camp on Sunday in the hope of getting government permission to travel to England for a series of limited-overs internationals against the hosts. South Africa’s strict COVID-19 lockdown has been loosened to allow sports teams to begin practising but there have … Read More

20 players, 11 support staff, leave for, England tour, tomorrow

20 players, 11 support staff to leave for England tour today

06 June, 2020 8:34 pm 8:34 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Saturday confirmed 20 players and 11 support personnel will travel on a chartered flight to Manchester on Sunday morning for a three-Test and three T20I series to be played in August and September. Upon arrival in Manchester, the squad will be transported to Worcestershire where … Read More

2nd round, Covid-19, tests, players, England tour, concludes

2nd round of Covid-19 tests on players for England tour concludes

06 June, 2020 7:03 pm 7:03 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday confirmed five reserve players and a backup player support personnel have undergone Covid-19 tests. The five players who were tested are Bilal Asif, Imran Butt, Muhammad Nawaz, Musa Khan and Rohail Nazir along with masseur Muhammad Imran. Bilal, Imran, Nawaz and Musa were originally … Read More

England tour, jeopardy, Pakistan players, test, positive, coronavirus

England tour in jeopardy as seven more Pakistan players test positive for c...

06 June, 2020 11:55 pm 11:55 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Seven more Pakistan players have tested positive for COVID-19 after being screened ahead of their tour of England, taking the total to 10, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Tuesday. Fakhar Zaman, Imran Khan, Kashif Bhatti, Muhammad Hafeez, Muhammad Hasnain, Muhammad Rizwan and Wahab Riaz tested positive along with team masseur … Read More

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Shadab, Haris Rauf and Haider Ali test positive for coronavirus

06 June, 2020 8:09 am 8:09 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Several players of Pakistani cricket team tested coronavirus (COVID-19 positive including Shadab Khan, Haris Rauf and Haider Ali ahead of England tour. Preparations are underway for Pakistan cricket team’s tour of England. In this regard, all the players and other officials are being tested for COVID-19 in advance. Meanwhile, Shadab Khan, … Read More

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Haider Ali named in 29-player squad for England tour

06 June, 2020 12:29 pm 12:29 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Haider Ali, the Pakistan U19 batsman and one of the players to watch-out for, has been named in a 29-player squad for three Tests and three T20Is against England to be played in August-September. According to the press release of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), an extended squad, including white-ball specialists, is … Read More

Amir, Haris, withdraw, Pakistan, prepare, England tour

Amir, Haris withdraw as Pakistan prepare for England tour

06 June, 2020 10:19 pm 10:19 pm

LAHORE (Reuters) – Fast bowler Mohammad Amir and batsman Haris Sohail have pulled out of the England tour citing personal reasons after the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday confirmed the national team will travel to play a bilateral series in August and September. Amir, Pakistan’s most successful bowler at the 50-overs World Cup in … Read More

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Ex-captain Younis Khan named Pakistan batting coach for England tour

06 June, 2020 2:16 pm 2:16 pm

KARACHI (AFP) – Former Pakistan captain Younis Khan was named as batting coach for the upcoming tour of England on Tuesday as international cricket slowly returns after the coronavirus shutdown. Younis, 42, is Pakistan’s highest run-scorer in Tests with 10,099 runs in 118 matches in a career that stretched from 2000 to 2017. Pakistan will … Read More

Cricket, Pakistan, combined squad, 'bio-secure', England tour

Cricket: Pakistan to send combined squad for ‘bio-secure’ Engla...

05 May, 2020 2:52 pm 2:52 pm

KARACHI (Reuters) – Pakistan plan to send a 25-man squad to England in July to meet the demands of playing an entire tour in a ‘bio-secure’ bubble, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief executive Wasim Khan told Reuters. Pakistan are scheduled to play three Tests in August followed by an equal number of Twenty20 Internationals, with … Read More

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Expectations are high from Babar Azam: Mickey Arthur

04 April, 2019 5:43 pm 5:43 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur has heaped praise on batsman Babar Azam ahead of the side’s upcoming ODI series against England and the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup. Speaking to media at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, Arthur described the 24-year-old Azam as Pakistan’s ‘best batsman’. The right-hander is ranked No.7 … Read More

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Yasir Shah named as Shadab Khan’s replacement for England series

04 April, 2019 11:50 am 11:50 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Yasir Shah has been named as Shadab Khan’s replacement for the upcoming T20I and ODI series against England, which will be played from May 5-19, the Pakistan Cricket Board said in a press release on Sunday. Earlier, wrist spinner Shadab Khan – who was termed by PM Imran Khan as Pakistan’s … Read More

Babar Azam ruled out from England series with broken forearm

05 May, 2018 12:31 pm 12:31 pm

LONDON (92 News) – Pakistani middle-order batsman Babar Azam has been ruled out from England series with a broken forearm. Azam, 23, was hit on his left arm by a Ben Stokes bouncer during his innings of 68 on Friday, May 25, the second day of the first Test at Lord’s. He was forced to … Read More