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Taufiq sparkles as SNGPL down PTV * Port Qasim defeat ZTBL by seven wickets Staff Report ISLAMABAD: A captain's performance from Taufiq Umar, and a five-wicket haul by Imran Ali, helped Sui Northern Gas Pipelines to their fourth win, beating Pakistan Television by 188 runs in their four-day President's Trophy Cricket Tournament match at Rawalpindi ... (more)
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6 hrs ago | Rediff.com
Sent into bat, South Africa scored 280-6 in the allotted 49 overs, the game being delayed by 90 minutes owing to overcast conditions and a wet outfield, before bundling India out for 146 in 35.1 overs.
8 hrs ago | Daily Echo
Rod Bransgrove took to the stage to debut his band Strapped For Cash's Christmas single at a charity gig at The Concorde Club in Eastleigh .
12 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
Dan Vettori had been a champion for many years but was recovering from injury. His future was up in the air.
And on that captains' exchange, as relayed by West Indian skipper Darren Sammy last night, hinged one of the big talking points out of the drawn test at University Oval.
Former test allrounder Chris Cairns has sent a defiant message to the International Cricket Council, challenging its anti-corruption investigators to approach him directly if his name has been linked to match-fixing.
The former West Indies international, 50, took over Adi Birrell following the 2007 World Cup and has led Ireland to a period of unparalleled success during his 197 games in charge.
Sir Richard Hadlee provided leadership as a bowling all-rounder rather than captain in his era; Taylor has the potential to do likewise as a batsman and slip fieldsman.
No point to prove, no rage fueling an inferno in his belly, no wound unhealed, Doug Bollinger has instead attributed his resurgence as a pace ace to old-fashioned enjoyment rather than anger at being dumped from Test cricket three years ago when he was dismissed as unfit.
England suffered another manic collapse to the searing pace of Mitchell Johnson as they were bowled out for 172 to leave hopes of somehow saving the second Test in tatters at the Adelaide Oval.
Only one match looks sure to produce a result from a rain-interrupted round of the Plunket Shield, with Wellington still an outside chance of pulling off an unlikely victory over Canterbury.
The Seasiders finished second-from-bottom in the summer and were due to get relegated but with speculation linking Winton with a move to the Hampshire League next year, the Redlands outfit could be handed a reprieve.
Following a complaint from neighbour Tracy Gates, of Downhayes Road, over noise levels, Wiltshire Council removed the club's right to host live and recorded amplified music events.
Robbins, previously with Gloucestershire CCC in their youth and academy structure, is a talented middle order batter who bowls left arm seam and latterly left arm spin will bring more depth to the Station Road batting line-up that struggled during 2013.
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/pakistan-news-newspaper-daily-english-online/sports/06-Dec-2013/windies-fight-to-stave-off-innings-defeat For news details Read on : Windies fight to stave off innings defeat DUNEDIN - West Indies battled to avoid a third consecutive innings defeat on Thursday, ending day three of the first Test ... (more)
Michael Clarke posted his sixth hundred at the Adelaide Oval as England endured a deflating morning in the second Ashes Test.