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Two PIA pilots, Toronto, test, positive, coronavirus

PIA pilots, air hostesses returning from Toronto test positive for coronavi...

04 April, 2020 10:16 am 10:16 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Two pilots and some air hostesses of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), who returned from Toronto, tested positive for coronavirus on Monday. According to the Health Department, five people, including the pilots, were stranded in the Toronto for the last several days. Both pilots have been shifted to an isolation ward … Read More

President Alvi, FM Qureshi, China, test, negative, coronavirus

China visit: President Alvi, FM Qureshi & others test negative for cor...

03 March, 2020 9:32 pm 9:32 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – All the dignitaries who visited China recently have tested negative for coronavirus. A delegation led by President Dr Arif Alvi had visited China on two-day tour on March 16 and 17. The delegation included Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Minister for Planning Asad Umar. China has in principle informed the … Read More

Karachi ODI, Test, Pakistan Cup, postponed

PCB postpones ODI, Test against Bangladesh amid coronavirus fears

03 March, 2020 12:18 pm 12:18 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The Pakistan and Bangladesh cricket boards have decided to postpone the upcoming One-Day International and Test in Karachi for a later date. The two boards will now work together to identify a future opportunity to complete the ICC World Test Championship commitment. The first Test of the series was played in … Read More

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Naseem Shah sets world new record with hat-trick against Bangladesh

02 February, 2020 6:40 pm 6:40 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Pakistan’s 16-year-old pace sensation Naseem Shah has set world new record to claim a Test hat-trick on Sunday at the age of 16 years and 359 days. He becomes the youngest cricketer to ever take a Test hat-trick when he dismissed Bangladesh batsmen Najmul Hossain, Taijul Islam and Mahmudullah off consecutive … Read More

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Naseem breaks hat trick record as Bangladesh face defeat

02 February, 2020 5:20 pm 5:20 pm

RAWALPINDI (AFP) – Teenage paceman Naseem Shah became the youngest player to record a Test hat trick as Pakistan closed in on victory against Bangladesh in Rawalpindi on Sunday. Just when Bangladesh seemed to have fought their way back into the match at 124-2 minutes before the close on the third day, Naseem destroyed them … Read More

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Pakistan, Bangladesh to practice at stadium for Rawalpindi Test today

02 February, 2020 8:28 am 8:28 am

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Preparations for the first test of the series between Pakistan and Bangladesh, both the teams will practice at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium on Thursday. The trophy of the series will also be displayed, while Bangladeshi head coach Russell Domingo says his team will rely on their batsmen in the Rawalpindi Test. ICC … Read More

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Mustafizur omitted as Bangladesh name squad for Rawalpindi Test

02 February, 2020 11:53 am 11:53 am

DHAKA (ICC) – Bangladesh fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman has been omitted from the squad for the first Test against Pakistan which starts in Rawalpindi on Friday, 7 February. The paceman was named in the squad for the two-Test series in India in November but did not play in either of the Tests because of his … Read More

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Wanderers Test could be Faf du Plessis’ last one at home

01 January, 2020 9:54 am 9:54 am

SYDNEY (ICC) – After a tough last few months, as both leader of his team and a Test batsman, South Africa captain Faf du Plessis agreed that the fourth and final Test against England at the Wanderers might be his last on home soil. South Africa have lost seven of their last eight Tests, four … Read More

Stokes, World Player of the Year, Cummins, test, honours

Stokes named World Player of the Year, Cummins takes test honours

01 January, 2020 1:30 pm 1:30 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – Ben Stokes was named ICC Player of the Year on Wednesday after a red-hot 12 months during which the all-rounder helped England to a maiden 50-overs World Cup crown. Stokes smashed an unbeaten 84 in a heart-stopping World Cup final against New Zealand at Lord’s, which ended in a tie before hosts … Read More

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Bangladesh agree to play in Pakistan

01 January, 2020 7:08 pm 7:08 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Tuesday agreed to play three T20Is, two tests and one ODI in Pakistan on Tuesday. According to the details, the PCB and BCB concluded discussions regarding tour of Pakistan and scheduled of the series also settled. They have decided that … Read More

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South Africa mount rear-guard to save Test after Sibley, Stokes show

01 January, 2020 9:26 pm 9:26 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Dom Sibley scored a maiden century to put England on top but South Africa have launched a rear-guard to keep the tourists’ victory charge at bay after going to the close of the fourth day of the second Test on 126 for two on Monday. South Africa have been set 438 … Read More

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Stokes trains ahead of Test, but three players sit out

12 December, 2019 5:18 pm 5:18 pm

PRETORIA (Reuters) – Ben Stokes returned to practice with England on Wednesday after the condition of his critically ill father improved, but three others missed out as illness continue to plague the tourists, 24 hours ahead of the first Test against South Africa at Centurion. Stokes spent Tuesday at the bedside of father Ged, who … Read More

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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

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Abid, Shan hundreds flatten Sri Lanka in second Test

12 December, 2019 5:15 pm 5:15 pm

LAHORE (Reuters) – Pakistan openers Abid Ali and Shan Masood smashed hundreds and forged a 278-run stand to flatten Sri Lanka in the second and final Test in Karachi on Saturday. Bundled out for a paltry 191 in the first innings, Pakistan finished day three on 395-2, with a commanding lead of 315 runs, after … Read More

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Bavuma ruled out of first Test against England

12 December, 2019 11:46 am 11:46 am

PRETORIA (Reuters) – South Africa have been dealt a significant blow in the build-up to the first Test against England in Pretoria starting on Boxing Day after middle-order batsman Temba Bavuma was ruled out with a Grade 1 hip flexor muscle strain. Bavuma will be sidelined for between seven and 10 days, according to a … Read More