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Five players sanctioned after Under-19 World Cup final brawl

02 February, 2020 10:57 am 10:57 am

DUBAI (Reuters) – Five players have been sanctioned for brawling in the immediate aftermath of Bangladesh’s victory over India in the under-19 World Cup final in South Africa at the weekend, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Monday. Bangladesh claimed the title for the first time with victory by three wickets over India at … Read More

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Australian Open prize pool jumps to $49 million, biggest gains for early ro...

12 December, 2019 11:01 pm 11:01 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – The prize pool for the 2020 Australian Open has been boosted by 14% to A$71 million (37.9 million pounds), organisers said on Tuesday, with the biggest gains for players exiting in the early rounds. Players losing in the first round of qualifying at the year’s first Grand Slam will take home A$20,000, … Read More

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Turkey players salute Syria operation after goal against France

10 October, 2019 8:57 pm 8:57 pm

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkish footballers celebrated their goal in a 1-1 draw against world champions France with a military salute to soldiers fighting in northeast Syria, raising the risk of a UEFA investigation after a similar gesture three days ago. The European football’s ruling body has already said it would examine reports that Turkey footballers … Read More

Pakistan, players, excited, mark, ODI, returns, Karachi

Pakistan players excited to mark ODI returns in Karachi

09 September, 2019 5:28 pm 5:28 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan’s ODI series against Sri Lanka in Karachi, which commences Friday, marks returns of five players to the national squad. The list of players includes Abid Ali, the right-handed opener, Iftikhar Ahmed, an all-rounder who bats in the middle order and bowls off-spin, Muhammad Nawaz, a slow left-arm bowler, Mohammad Rizwan, … Read More

Players, actors, express, solidarity, Kashmiris

Players, actors express solidarity with Kashmiris

09 September, 2019 6:27 pm 6:27 pm

MUZAFFARABAD (92 News) – Players and actors expressed full solidarity with the Kashmiris in a big public gathering addressed by Prime Minister Imran Khan and AJK PM Raja Farooq Haider. Shahid Afridi, Javed Sheikh, Humayun Saeed, Fakhar and Shahzad Roy, Maya Ali Khan, Hareem Farooq and other artistes attended the gathering. Sahir Ali Bagga sang … Read More

Twitter, vows, tackle, online, racist abuse, players, Britain

Twitter vows to tackle online racist abuse of players in Britain

09 September, 2019 4:00 pm 4:00 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Twitter said it has taken action on more than 700 cases of “abuse and hateful conduct” related to football in Britain in the last two weeks and promised on Wednesday to continue its efforts to curb the menace.  Manchester United’s Paul Pogba was a target of racist abuse online after missing a … Read More

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Players wish Pakistan a happy Independence Day

08 August, 2019 10:13 pm 10:13 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Many of national and international players took to Twitter to wish Pakistan a happy Independence Day as the country marks August 14. Representing my country is the biggest honour bestowed upon me. May we always prosper,” Pakistani fast bowler Wahab Riaz said. Representing my country is the biggest honour bestowed upon … Read More

Shahidi, blow, sparks, debate, players, concussion, calls

Cricket: Shahidi blow sparks debate if players should take concussion calls

06 June, 2019 7:46 pm 7:46 pm

SOUTHAMPTON, England (Reuters) – Afghanistan’s Hashmatullah Shahidi’s decision to ignore medical advice and keep batting even after being floored by a bouncer on Tuesday has prompted demands that cricketers should not be allowed to take those calls. Shahidi was smacked flush on the side of his helmet as he took his eyes off a Mark … Read More

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Amir asks fans to avoid using bad words for players

06 June, 2019 10:48 am 10:48 am

LONDON (92 News) – Left-arm fast bowler Mohammad Amir has requested Pakistani fans to avoid using bad words for the national cricket team players, seeking their support for upcoming matches of the World Cup. Responding to the strong criticism after their defeat to rivals India in the World Cup’s clash, Mohammad Amir vowed to bounce … Read More

Skipper, Sarfraz, Ahmed, reprimands, players, dismal, performance

Skipper Sarfraz Ahmed reprimands players over dismal performance

06 June, 2019 9:01 pm 9:01 pm

LONDON (92 News) – Skipper Sarfraz Ahmed reprimanded players over dismal performance after suffering an 89-run defeat against arch rivals India at the Cricket World Cup on Sunday. After losing the match against India, environment of the dressing room was very tense and the players continued to listen Talking to the players, he said: “I … Read More

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Sarfraz says players completely fit & prepare for World Cup

04 April, 2019 10:29 pm 10:29 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed said on Monday that all the team players are completely fit and prepared for the upcoming Cricket World Cup (CWC) 2019. It is worth mentioning here that Pakistan will play three warm-up matches before taking on joint-hosts England in a five-match one-day series and a Twenty20. Addressing … Read More

Key, players, skip, meeting, PM, Bani Gala

Five key players skip meeting chaired by PM at Bani Gala

04 April, 2019 9:08 pm 9:08 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The three key players of the PTI team – Fawad Ch, Ghulam Sarwar Khan, Shehryar Afridi, Asad Umar and Amir Kiyani – missed out the important meeting presided over by Prime Minister Imran Khan at Bani Gala on Saturday. Talking to the media, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information … Read More

PSL, little known, players, Sohail Akhtar

PSL has given name and hope to little known players, says Sohail Akhtar

02 February, 2019 12:34 am 12:34 am

SHARJAH (92 News) – The Pakistan Super League has given a new hope to little known players from remote areas, those who have no chance of making it big at the domestic circuit, said Lahore Qalandar’s Sohail Akhtar. The 32-year-old has emerged as a hard hitting batsman for Lahore Qalandars, he has now been given … Read More

Players central contracts annucned for next year

10 October, 2016 6:16 pm 6:16 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced the Players Central Contracts for the year 2016-17 (October 1, 2016 – June 30th 2017) to 30 players in four categories. It may be recalled that the Pakistan Cricket Board had extended the July 2015-June 2016 Player Central Contracts by three months as three … Read More