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  1. Sri Lanka says Twenty20 match in Lahore subject to security assessmentsRead the original story

    10 min ago | DNA India

    Sri Lanka Cricket will send its team to Pakistan for a Twenty20 International match next month only after more security assessments. Cricket board chief executive Ashley de Silva said today that officials will continue to monitor security in Pakistan from the United Arab Emirates, where two Test matches, five One-day Internationals and two Twenty20 Internationals are scheduled to be played against Pakistan at neutral venues.

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  2. Pakistan's foremost political family fights for survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Economist

    ... rose petals on the parade. All that was missing was the candidate. Kulsoom Nawaz Sharif, the former first lady of Pakistan, was in London undergoing cancer treatment. She did not campaign at all, leaving that job to her more charismatic daughter, ...

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  3. Strauss: IPL benefits EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    ... the ECB will continue to monitor player participation on a match-by-match basis. With only May's first Test against Pakistan scheduled to coincide with next year's IPL, which runs from April 2 to May 29, the ECB has already striven to keep potential ...

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  4. England-Windies washed outRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    England batted for just 2.2 overs at Trent Bridge before steady rain forced the second ODI with Windies to be abandoned. Eoin Morgan's side were 21-0 when the players went off Jonny Bairstow, fresh from his maiden ODI century in England's seven-wicket win at Old Trafford on Tuesday, made nine not out with Alex Hales unbeaten on 10. The game marked England's first ODI at Trent Bridge since they thrashed their highest 50-over score of 444-3 against Pakistan last summer, a game in which Hales muscled 171 from 122 balls.

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  5. Test and ODI league structures could hinge on India-Pakistan tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    India-Pakistan, that old, festering wound, is potentially holding hostage cricket's attempts to devise a new international calendar, as the PCB has made it clear it will not sign up without clarity on bilateral matches with India. The ICC is optimistic that a new calendar, designed to bring context and meaning to international cricket, will be presented to its board for approval at a meeting in Auckland in October.

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  6. Cricket: Bat cracks replace gunfire in former Taliban strongholdRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Pakistan XI bowler Shahid Afridi delivers a ball next to UK Media XI batsman during a T20 cricket match between Pakistan XI and UK Media XI at the Younis Khan Cricket Stadium in Miranshah, the former stronghold of Al-Qaeda and Taliban militants. MIRANSHAH: Thousands of cricket fans cheered on their favourite stars and waved signs proclaiming: "We want peace" at an international exhibition T20 match Thursday in the former Taliban stronghold of Miranshah, as authorities proudly showcased the area as free of militants.

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  7. Sri Lanka coach Nic Pothas says team morale strengthened by India thrashingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Sri Lanka cricket coach Nic Pothas on Thursday said a series of thumping defeats by India had strengthened resolve and even boosted morale as the squad seeks redemption against Pakistan later this month. The islanders were handed a drubbing on home soil against India, losing all nine games against the formidable tourists in a humiliating whitewash across all three formats of the game.

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  8. Don Topley: My player ratings from Essex's County Championship campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Evening News

    ... Started as the first overseas player before Amir arrived but returned when Amir got injured and was recalled to Pakistan - 8/10 Varun Chopra: Has contributed more in white ball cricket but still been successful in the Championship. Played well on ...

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  9. Sport24.co.za | Sri Lanka: T20 match in Lahore subject to securityRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | News24

    Sri Lanka Cricket says it will send its team to Pakistan for a Twenty20 international match next month only after more security assessments. Cricket board chief executive Ashley de Silva says officials will continue to monitor security in Pakistan from the United Arab Emirates, where two test matches, five one-day internationals and two Twenty20 internationals are scheduled to be played against Pakistan at neutral venues.

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  10. Women's cricket matches should have more telecast, believes HarmanpreetRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CricketCountry.com

    ... Cup this year, with England winning by just nine runs. Just a month earlier, the national men's team had lost to Pakistan in the final of the ICC Champions Trophy by 180 runs. Talking further about the changes that have come about in recent years, ...

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  11. Uncapped' Samarawickrama, Roshen Silva named in Sri Lanka squad against PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    The uncapped duo of Sadeera Samarawickrama and Roshen Silva has been named in the 15-man Test squad for the two-match Test series against Pakistan in the UAE later this month. Wicketkeeper-batsman Samarawickrama, who has amassed 2070 first-class runs at an average of 47.04 with six hundreds and eleven half-centuries, had opened for Sri Lanka at the Under-19 World Cup in 2014.

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  12. Pakistan paceman Mohammad Irfan raring to return after banRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Mohammad Irfan expects to avoid a backlash from Pakistan fans after the paceman served a six-month ban for failing to disclose approaches made by bookmakers during a domestic Twenty20 tournament and is happy for the chance to resume his career. The 35-year-old, who played for Islamabad United in the UAE-based 2017 Pakistan Super League , was fined and banned for a year -- six months of which were suspended -- as part of a probe by the country's cricket board .

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  13. Six-month ban felt like six years: Mohammad IrfanRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Pakistan pacer Mohammad Irfan has said that the six-month ban felt like "six years" and that time was tought for him. The fast bowler was handed a six-month suspension after he failed to report two approaches made by bookies during the Pakistan Super League.

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  14. Joe Root, Liam Plunkett and Eoin Morgan celebrateRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    ... put behind them the disappointment of their eight-wicket Champions Trophy semi-final defeat to tournament winners Pakistan in Cardiff three months ago, as they continue to build towards the 2019 World Cup. "I do think the Champions Trophy was a ...

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  15. Strauss: Cup woe to drive EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    ... - so Eoin Morgan's men can overcome their eight-wicket Champions Trophy semi-final defeat by tournament winners Pakistan in Cardiff three months ago. With the World Cup in the UK less than two years ago, Strauss said: "I do think the Champions ...

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  16. Sport24.co.za | Engineer hopes for India-Pakistan 'restoration'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News24

    India great Farokh Engineer would like to see "relations restored" in a "delicate" situation with Pakistan so the arch-rivals can resume bilateral cricket series. Amid the current glut of international cricket, one of the more remarkable statistics is that India and Pakistan have not played a Test against each other since the 2007/08 season.

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  17. Pakistan cricketer Khalid Latif banned for five years by PCBRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Pakistan Cricket Board has imposed a five-year ban and a fine of one million rupees on batsman Khalid Latif for his involvement in spot-fixing during the PSL. In a short order released today, the three-member Tribunal of PCB headed by a former High Court judge Asghar Haider found Khalid guilty on all six breaches of the Cricket Board's anti-corruption code.

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  18. Ex-Pakistan batsman Khalid Latif given five-year spot-fixing banRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Former Pakistan batsman Khalid Latif has been banned for five years for his role in the Pakistan Super League spot-fixing case. Latif was charged with six breaches of his country's anti-corruption code following the scandal which engulfed the PSL in the United Arab Emirates last winter.

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  19. Still got plenty to learn, says Steve Smith ahead of his 100th ODIRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... play his 100th ODI match today. He will be keen to make take his ODI ton tally to nine. It was only in UAE against Pakistan in 2014 that Smith finally cemented his spot at No.3 in the limited overs format. Since then, he has accumulated 2757 runs at ...

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  20. Cricket India's Tour of South Africa to Get Underway on January 5Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | India.com

    ... tour gets over, India are set to play in the Independence Cup in Sri Lanka that starts on March 15 and involves Pakistan and South Africa and the hosts. Narendra Modi Festivals & Events 2017 Jio Phone Navratri 2017 MS Dhoni Salman Khan Donald Trump ...

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