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Champions Trophy 2021 in doubt, ICC mulls 2 WT20s in 4 years

Champions Trophy 2021 in doubt, ICC mulls 2 WT20s in 4 years

The next Champions Trophy scheduled in India could be scrapped to accommodate two World Twenty20 Championships in a four-year cycle, the International Cricket Council’s CEO David Richardson has revealed. India,…

Pakistan captain gets hero’s welcome

Pakistan captain gets hero’s welcome

Hundreds of fans gave Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed a hero’s welcome as he arrived home carrying the Champions Trophy early on Tuesday. Men, women and children packed Karachi airport as…

Selectors Need to Sort Out Futures of Dhoni, Yuvraj, Says Dravid

Selectors Need to Sort Out Futures of Dhoni, Yuvraj, Says Dravid

Time has come for India to take decisions with focus on the 2019 World Cup and that includes a call on the role of MS Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh in…

Anil Kumble steps down as India coach

Anil Kumble steps down as India coach

Indian cricket coach Anil Kumble stepped down from his position after a widely-speculated feud with captain Virat Kohli, marking a bitter end to a highly successful tenure. “The Board of…

Don’t understand why people relate cricket to patriotism, says Mortaza

Don’t understand why people relate cricket to patriotism, says Mortaza

Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza might not have lifted the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 but he surely lifted the spirits of all the fans who were dejected by their respective teams’…

Windies Name Unchanged Side for First Two ODIs Against India

Windies Name Unchanged Side for First Two ODIs Against India

West Indies have named an unchanged 13-man squad, which played a 1-1 draw against Afghanistan early this month, for the first two ODIs of the five-match series against India starting…

Amir Wanted to Make Up for His Wrong Doing: Brother

Amir Wanted to Make Up for His Wrong Doing: Brother

Seven years after Muhammad Amir was banned for five years for spot-fixing, his family has finally heaved a sigh of relief. His brothers, Naveed and Ejaz said Amir’s brilliant spell…

PCB Optimistic About Hosting World XI in September

PCB Optimistic About Hosting World XI in September

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) officials are confident of finalising an agreement this week with the ICC to have a World XI team playing three T20 matches in Lahore in September.…

Sarfraz Ahmed named Captain of ICC Team of Champions Trophy

Sarfraz Ahmed named Captain of ICC Team of Champions Trophy

Three Indians, including skipper Virat Kohli, were named in the ICC Team of the Champions Trophy 2017, with Pakistan’s Sarfraz Ahmed named its captain, a day after his side’s triumphant…

Pakistan Jump to Sixth Place in Latest ICC One-day Rankings

Pakistan Jump to Sixth Place in Latest ICC One-day Rankings

Pakistan jumped two places to sixth in the ICC ODI team rankings following their title triumph at the Champions Trophy while the finalists India remained at number three. Pakistan leapfrogged…