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Anderson takes five as England seize control of second Test

01 January, 2020 6:18 pm 6:18 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Seamer James Anderson took five wickets and Ben Stokes an England record five catches as the tourists took control of the second Test against South Africa at lunch on day three at Newlands on Sunday. England are 52 for one in their second innings, a lead of 98 with nine wickets … Read More


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Root, Burns score tons, take England to striking distance of New Zealand to...

12 December, 2019 11:18 am 11:18 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Joe Root ended a poor run of form when he scored his 17th Test century and led England to 269-5 before rain ended play early on the third day of the second Test against New Zealand at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Sunday. Rory Burns (101) also scored his second Test century … Read More


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Australia leaning toward unchanged XI for second test – Langer

11 November, 2019 8:10 am 8:10 am

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia are likely to field an unchanged team for the second test against Pakistan starting in Adelaide on Friday, coach Justin Langer said. The hosts beat Pakistan by an innings and five runs in Brisbane to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series, with only the usually reliable Steve Smith failing … Read More


Lazy Pakistan lose five at outset of second Test against South Africa

01 January, 2019 3:15 am 3:15 am

CAPE TOWN (92 News) – In the first day of second Test against South Africa, the top order of Pakistani team were flopped and lost early five wickets. Dale Steyn becomes South Africa’s joint leading wicket-taker. Steyn, Philander early blows on Pakistan as took Opener Imamul Haq and Fakhar Zaman wickets. The Green Shirts managed … Read More


Shah leaves New Zealand reeling with ten wickets in the day

11 November, 2018 6:44 pm 6:44 pm

DUBAI (92 News) – Leg-spinner Yasir Shah starred for Pakistan on Day 3 of the second Test against New Zealand, taking ten wickets in the day to leave New Zealand in a perilous position in Dubai, after they were made to follow-on. Yasir worked up a magical display to carve through the New Zealand batting … Read More


Pakistan reclaim advantage after Lyon wreaks havoc in final Test

10 October, 2018 8:42 pm 8:42 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – Pakistan recovered from losing five wickets before lunch to post a respectable 282 and then remove two of Australia’s openers before close of play on the opening day of the second and final Test in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. The tourists were left on 20-2 after seven overs going into the second … Read More