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Australia confirms England tour, Maxwell returns to squad

08 August, 2020 10:53 pm 10:53 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia confirmed on Friday next month’s limited-overs tour of England, boosting the England and Wales Cricket Board’s (ECB) bid to navigate past a financial crisis brought by the novel coronavirus. Beginning on Sept. 4, Australia will play three Twenty20 Internationals in Southampton before moving to another bio-secure venue in Manchester for an … Read More


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Pakistan announce squad for first England Test

08 August, 2020 7:33 pm 7:33 pm

LONDON (92 News) – Pakistan on Tuesday announced the 16-man squad for the first Test against England. The hosts are heading into the fixture on the back of a 2-1 Test series win against West Indies. Pakistan, on the other hand, haven’t played an international game since February this year due to the coronavirus. They … Read More


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Six Pakistan players test negative for COVID-19, eligible to join squad

06 June, 2020 12:47 pm 12:47 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Six Pakistan players tested second time negative for coronavirus as Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Rizwan, Shadab Khan, Wahab Riaz, Fakhar Zaman and Mohammad Hasnain will fly off and join the Pakistan cricket team in England. The players were retested on Monday, June 29, following a first negative test on June 26, the … Read More


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Du Plessis, Rabada recalled to S Africa squad for T20s against Australia

02 February, 2020 7:05 pm 7:05 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – South Africa have recalled batsman Faf du Plessis and fast bowler Kagiso Rabada for the three-match Twenty20 International home series against Australia that starts on Friday. Du Plessis, who earlier on Monday announced he would be standing down as captain across all three formats, and Rabada were rested for the One-Day … Read More


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PCB names 16-player squad for Test series against Bangladesh

02 February, 2020 1:58 pm 1:58 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has named a 16-player squad for the first ICC World Test Championship fixture against Bangladesh to be played in Rawalpindi from February 7-11. The selectors have recalled off-spinner Bilal Asif at the back of his 43 wickets in nine Quaid-e-Azam Trophy matches, while Faheem Ashraf has … Read More


PCB, announces, 15-player, squad, T20I series, Bangladesh

PCB announces 15-player squad for T20I series against Bangladesh

01 January, 2020 3:36 pm 3:36 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has named uncapped Ahsan Ali, Imad Butt and Haris Rauf in a 15-player squad for the Twenty20 Internationals against Bangladesh in Lahore. Moreover, experienced duo of Mohammad Hafeez and Shoaib Malik along with pacer Shaheen Shah Afrid, have also been recalled for the matches on January … Read More


Bangladesh, announce, squad, U19 CWC

Bangladesh announce squad for U19 CWC 2020

12 December, 2019 10:03 am 10:03 am

DHAKA (92 News) – Wicket-keeper batsman Akbar Ali will lead Bangladesh’s 15-member squad that is set to travel to South Africa for the 2020 U19 Cricket World Cup. Ali also led Bangladesh U19s in their recent home assignment against Sri Lanka: They claimed the five-match youth one-day international series 4-0, after the first game was … Read More


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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


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Pakistan announce ODI, T20I squads for England series

11 November, 2019 8:20 am 8:20 am

LAHORE (ICC) – Pakistan have announced their ODI and T20I squads for their upcoming ICC Women’s Championship matches against England in Malaysia, beginning on 9 December. Former captain Sana Mir, who took a break from international cricket last week, is one of four exclusions from the ODI squad that played Bangladesh last month, along with … Read More


Bairstow, England, Test, squad, New Zealand tour

Bairstow left out of England Test squad for New Zealand tour

09 September, 2019 4:35 pm 4:35 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow has been left out of the squad for the two-test series in New Zealand but included in the Twenty20 squad for the tour that begins in November, the country’s cricket board (ECB) said on Monday. The 29-year-old Bairstow scored 214 runs in this year’s drawn Ashes series, averaging … Read More


PCB, announces, 16-member, squad, one-day series, Sri Lanka

PCB announces 16-member squad for one-day series against Sri Lanka

09 September, 2019 12:38 pm 12:38 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Head coach and chief selector Misbahul Haq on Saturday named a 16-member squad for three ODIs against Sri Lanka from September 27 to October 2 in Karachi. Abid Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Muhammad Nawaz, Muhammad Rizwan and Usman Shinwari have earned recalls. Hasan Ali misses out his place in the side due … Read More


Australia, Wade, replaces, injured, Usman, Khawaja, World Cup, squad

Australia’s Wade replaces injured Usman Khawaja in World Cup squad

07 July, 2019 6:23 pm 6:23 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Australia have drafted in wicketkeeper-batsman Matthew Wade as replacement for injured Usman Khawaja ahead of Thursday’s Cricket World Cup semi-final against England, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Wednesday. Top-order batsman Khawaja retired with a hamstring injury in Saturday’s defeat by South Africa and though he returned to bat later in … Read More


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Pakistan announces 15-member squad for Cricket World Cup 2019

05 May, 2019 12:49 pm 12:49 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan cricket selectors, in consultation with the captain and coach, on Monday confirmed their 15-player composition for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019, which will be played in England and Wales from May today to July 14. Pakistan had the flexibility to finalise their line-up until May 22, but decided … Read More


Paceman, Hassan, surprise, pick, Afghanistan, World Cup, squad

Paceman Hassan surprise pick in Afghanistan World Cup squad

04 April, 2019 12:07 pm 12:07 pm

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Afghanistan named fast bowler Hamid Hassan, who last played for the side in July 2016, in their 15-man squad for the Cricket World Cup on Monday. Hassan, 31, has played 32 one-day internationals for the war-torn nation and was also part of Afghanistan’s maiden appearance at the 50-over World Cup in Australia … Read More


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Pakistan’s ICC CWC squad calls on PM Irman Khan

04 April, 2019 2:44 pm 2:44 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Pakistan’s squad – selected for ICC Cricket World Cup (CWC) 2019 – called on Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan on Friday. The meeting was held at Prime Minister’s Office; however, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ehsan Mani, coach Mickey Arthur and chief selector Inzamamul Haq were also present in the … Read More