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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

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Peter Siddle retires from international cricket

12 December, 2019 11:22 am 11:22 am

Melbourne (92 News) – Australia quick Peter Siddle has announced his retirement from international cricket midway through the Test series against New Zealand. Siddle, 35, told his teammates of his decision ahead of day four of the Melbourne Test on Sunday, 29 December. While he had been in the squad for the Test series, he … Read More

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Sana Mir to take break from international cricket

11 November, 2019 8:47 am 8:47 am

LAHORE (ICC) – Sana Mir, the former captain of the Pakistan women’s team, has decided to skip the side’s limited-overs matches against England in December. Mir, 33, who is No.5 on the MRF Tyres ICC Women’s ODI Rankings for bowling and No 9 among all-rounders, announced in a statement on Wednesday, 20 November, her decision … Read More


South African batsman Hashim Amla retires from international cricket

08 August, 2019 6:00 am 6:00 am

SOUTH AFRICA – South Africa batsman Hashim Amla has announced his retirement from international cricket at the age of 36. Amla is the Proteas’ second-highest Test run scorer with 9,282 runs in 124 matches at an average of 46.64 with 28 centuries. He is the only South Africa batsman to score a Test triple hundred … Read More

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ICC approves concussion substitutes in international cricket

07 July, 2019 12:04 pm 12:04 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – Men’s and women’s teams across all formats of international and first class cricket will be allowed to replace concussed players during matches following a two-year trial in the domestic game, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has said. The rule has been included in the governing body’s playing conditions and will be effective … Read More

Trump administration to take tough stance against International Criminal Co...

09 September, 2018 9:12 am 9:12 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Monday will adopt an aggressive posture against the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague, threatening sanctions against its judges if they proceed with an investigation into alleged war crimes committed by Americans in Afghanistan. President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, John Bolton, is to make the announcement … Read More

Alastair Cook retires from international cricket

09 September, 2018 9:45 pm 9:45 pm

LONDON (92 News) – England’s leading Test run-scorer Alastair Cook has announced that he will be retiring from international cricket following the conclusion of England’s ongoing series against India. Fully ensconced as an England legend and a true great of the game, Cook was the leading batsman in two of the greatest overseas triumphs in … Read More