Tag Archives: series


Naseem Shah, stars, Pakistan, emotional, home, series, win

Naseem Shah stars in Pakistan’s emotional series win against Sri Lank...

12 December, 2019 10:55 am 10:55 am

KARACHI – Three overs on the final day was all it took for Pakistan to seal a 263-run victory in the second Test against Sri Lanka in Karachi on Monday. It was Pakistan’s first Test victory on home soil in over 13 years; their last victory in Pakistan also came in Karachi, against West Indies … Read More


Pakistan, closer, emotional, Test, series, despite, Fernando, fightback

Pakistan inch closer to emotional series win despite Fernando fightback

12 December, 2019 6:41 pm 6:41 pm

LAHORE (Reuters) – Pakistan erected a run mountain and then hollowed out Sri Lanka’s top and middle order to inch closer to an emotional series victory on the penultimate day of the second and final Test on Sunday. Following in the footsteps of openers Abid Ali and Shan Masood, Azhar Ali and Babar Azam smashed … Read More


Fawad Alam, Usman Shinwari, recalled, home, Test, series, Sri Lanka

Fawad, Shinwari recalled for home Test series against Sri Lanka

12 December, 2019 3:51 pm 3:51 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Middle-order batsman Fawad Alam and fast-bowler Usman Shinwari have been recalled for the ICC World Test Championship fixtures against Sri Lanka. The two players have replaced Iftikhar Ahmed and Muhammad Musa, respectively, as the selectors have followed the policy of consistency and continuity while picking the side for Pakistan’s first home … Read More


Rain, brings, early, end, second, Test, New Zealand, win, series

Rain brings early end to second Test, New Zealand win series

12 December, 2019 9:43 am 9:43 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand secured a 1-0 series victory over England on Tuesday after the second Test at Seddon Park in Hamilton ended in a draw with rain washing out the final two sessions of play. New Zealand, who won the first match of the two-test series at Bay Oval in Mt. Maunganui by … Read More


Karim Janat, five, levels, series, Afghanistan

Karim Janat five-for levels series for Afghanistan

11 November, 2019 11:51 pm 11:51 pm

LUCKNOW (92 News) – West Indies fell well short of their target of 148 as Afghanistan’s Karim Janat took 5/11 to rip through their middle order in the second T20I. Afghanistan got off to a flying start after electing to bat first, with Hazrutullah Zazai taking 16 runs from Jason Holder’s opening over, including a … Read More


Australia score easy victory over Pakistan to seal T20I series 2-0

11 November, 2019 5:40 pm 5:40 pm

PERTH – Australia eased to a 2-0 triumph over Pakistan in their three-match Twenty20 International series, winning the final T20I in Perth by 10 wickets. David Warner (48* off 35) and Aaron Finch (52* off 26) saw through the chase, but the victory was set up by the bowlers. After putting Pakistan in, the Australian … Read More


China , launch , test flights , space rockets , Smart Dragon , series , commercial

China’s next commercial rockets to make test flights in 2020, 2021

10 October, 2019 10:44 am 10:44 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – China will launch test flights for the next two space rockets in its Smart Dragon series meant for commercial use in 2020 and 2021, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday, as an expected boom in satellite deployment gathers pace. The release of the flight schedule by China Rocket Co, a … Read More


Sri Lanka, young brigade, pleases, chief selector, Pakistan win

Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by 13 runs, seal T20I series whitewash

10 October, 2019 10:19 pm 10:19 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan by 13 runs to seal the T20I series whitewash at Gaddafi Stadium on Wednesday. Chasing the target of 148 runs, Pakistan could score 147 runs for the loss of seven wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. Haris Sohail hit 52 with the help of four 4s and … Read More


Misbah, help, world, regular, home, series, Pakistan

Misbah wants help from world for regular home series in Pakistan

09 September, 2019 11:19 pm 11:19 pm

KARACHI (Reuters) – Head coach Misbahul Haq has requested the support of more cricket-playing nations as the country takes another step towards the revival of international matches on home soil with a limited-overs series against Sri Lanka in Karachi and Lahore. Major international teams have avoided touring Pakistan since a 2009 militant attack on Sri … Read More


PCB, probables, Sri Lanka, series

PCB announces 20 probables for Sri Lanka series

09 September, 2019 10:18 pm 10:18 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Head coach and chief selector Misbahul Haq has named 20 probables for the training camp, which will start at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore from Wednesday. The camp is being set-up to prepare the side for the upcoming ODI and T20I series against Sri Lanka, which will be played from … Read More


New Zealand crush Sri Lanka to level Test series

08 August, 2019 4:35 pm 4:35 pm

COLOMBO (Reuters) – New Zealand skittled Sri Lanka out for 122 on Monday to secure a series-levelling victory by an innings and 65 runs on the final day of a rain-hit second Test in Colombo. New Zealand had batted on for five overs in the morning, allowing BJ Watling to complete a century before declaring … Read More


Cummins Series belief

Series win in India gave us belief: Cummins

07 July, 2019 8:36 am 8:36 am

LONDON (92 News) – Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins believes that success in the T20 and ODI series in India earlier this year ignited a sense of self-belief in the team, heading into the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019. Australia had endured struggling times in ODI cricket for a major part of the last … Read More


South Africa, announce, fixtures, England, Australia, cricket, series

South Africa announce fixtures for England, Australia cricket series

05 May, 2019 3:03 pm 3:03 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – South Africa will host England for four Tests and a limited overseas series and then Australia in Twenty20 and One Day Internationals in a packed summer programme, Cricket South Africa announced on Friday. England will start their tour with two warm-up matches in December before the first Test in Pretoria from … Read More


Cricket Australia, schedule, Tests, T20Is, series, Pakistan

Australia, Pakistan to play three T20Is, two Tests in November

05 May, 2019 1:28 pm 1:28 pm

SYDNEY (92 News) – Cricket Australia on Tuesday unveiled the 2019-20 home international fixtures that feature visits by the Black Caps, Pakistan and Sri Lankan men’s teams, while Australia’s women’s team host India, England and Sri Lanka. A total of 28 international matches across 10 venues shape a summer that will also include the women’s … Read More


Pakistan cricket team leaves for England series, World Cup

04 April, 2019 8:00 am 8:00 am

LAHORE (92 News) – The national cricket team left for the England tour and the World Cup 2019 from Allama Iqbal International Airport on Tuesday. The team will reach England via Dubai. Citizens took selfies with the team members. Green Shirts will play one T20 practice match, a Twenty20 International, four 50-over warm-up matches and … Read More