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Train derails in Scotland, three people feared dead

08 August, 2020 8:52 pm 8:52 pm

STONEHAVEN, Scotland (Reuters) – A train derailed in eastern Scotland on Wednesday, killing three people according to PA Media news agency, in what Scottish premier Nicola Sturgeon described as an extremely serious incident. There was no official confirmation of casualties, with Sturgeon saying she had received reports of serious injuries. Dark smoke billowed from a … Read More

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Ireland secure 4-wicket victory over Scotland

09 September, 2019 8:44 am 8:44 am

A new-look Ireland side put in a confident performance in cruising to a 4-wicket win over Scotland in the T20I Tri-Series at Malahide Cricket Club today. Scottish captain Kyle Coetzer won the toss and chose to bat first under sunny skies. Ireland had two debutants, 19-year old batter Harry Tector and 21-year old fast-bowler David … Read More

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MQM founder released on bail from London Jail

06 June, 2019 8:10 pm 8:10 pm

LONDON (92 News) – London police on Wednesday informed that Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) founder Altaf Hussain was released on bail on Wednesday. The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said the current evidence was not enough to charge Altaf Hussain at this stage. Earlier, The MQM leader had only confirmed his name, date of birth and … Read More

Cricket, Scotland, Netherlands, Ireland, European T20 league

Cricket: Scotland, Netherlands and Ireland form new European T20 league

03 March, 2019 4:02 pm 4:02 pm

EDINBURGH (Reuters) – The cricket boards of Scotland, Netherlands and Ireland have reached an agreement to form a new European Twenty20 league that will be held from Aug. 30 to Sept. 22 this year, the three boards said in a joint statement. The tournament has been developed in consultation with the International Cricket Council (ICC), … Read More

Scotland grapple with Bangladesh’s leg-spin conundrum

07 July, 2018 8:54 am 8:54 am

SCOTLAND (92 News) – “Most of the spinners we’ve faced this summer haven’t really spun the ball much and they were getting a lot of turn out there.” It’s easy to forget when speaking to Scotland’s captain Kathryn Bryce that she’s only 20 years old. For a start, she’s far more comfortable with the media … Read More

Shoaib cameo, superb fielding see Pakistan claim T20I series 2-0

06 June, 2018 11:56 pm 11:56 pm

EDINBURGH, Scotland – A solid performance by Pakistan with bat and ball saw them record a comprehensive 84-run victory over Scotland, sealing the T20I series 2-0. Pakistan came into the series ranked No.1 in the MRF Tyres T20I standings, and their class was evident as they overpowered the Saltires. The gap in quality was most … Read More

Scotland look to add Pakistan to list of No 1 conquests

06 June, 2018 5:53 pm 5:53 pm

DUBAI (92 News) – The ODI win over England will give Scotland confidence in two-match series against the top-ranked T20I side in the world. The Grange Cricket Club was the stage for one of the great one-day international matches, and results, on Sunday 10 June as Scotland first put up a mammoth 371/5 and then … Read More

Sarfraz blasts career-best 89 to lead Pakistan over Scotland in first T20

06 June, 2018 1:12 am 1:12 am

Sarfraz Ahmed blasted a career-best 89* to lead Pakistan to a 48-run win over Scotland in the first T20I in Edinburgh. Scotland were unable to repeat the heroics which earned them a first-ever ODI victory over England as Pakistan produced a dominant all-round display at The Grange. Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss and unsurprisingly chose … Read More

Scotland are an extremely competitive side: Eoin Morgan

06 June, 2018 9:25 pm 9:25 pm

LONDON (92 News) – Eoin Morgan has urged his England teammates to not take Scotland lightly when the two sides meet in a one-off one-day international in Edinburgh on Sunday 10 June. England, the No.1 side on the MRF Tyres ICC ODI Team Rankings, will kick off their summer with the Scotland game in front … Read More

Haris Sohail replaces Babar Azam for Scotland T20Is

06 June, 2018 4:34 pm 4:34 pm

DUBAI (92 News) – Pakistan have recalled Haris Sohail for the two-match Twenty20 International series against Scotland in place of the injured Babar Azam. Azam suffered a broken arm during the first Test of the recently concluded series against England, when a Ben Stokes bouncer stuck him on the forearm. He is a significant loss … Read More