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  1. High stakes, security as Pakistan isolation ends for Zimbabwe TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Bangkok Post

    The last time a Test-level cricket team visited Pakistan, seven Sri Lankan players went home with bullet and shrapnel wounds after RPG and machine gun-wielding militants ambushed their team bus in Lahore. Pakistani Rangers gather for a rehearsal of security arrangements for the Zimbabwe team outside the Gaddafi Cricket Stadium in Lahore on May 16, 2015 Six years on and under high security involving 3,000 police and blanket aerial surveillance, the same city will host African minnows Zimbabwe from Tuesday for a short series that Pakistan hopes will help end its sporting isolation.

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  2. Zimbabwe tour to Pakistan is on, says coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | ABC News

    ... his belief the tour would be successful and that security measures put in place by Pakistan will be adequate. Zimbabwe will play two Twenty20 internationals, starting on May 22, and a three-match one-day series that begins four days later. All the ...

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  3. 'Slow, low, spinning' wickets has Pup on edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Northern Territory News

    Cricket: Michael Clarke says Australia do not plan on changing their winning formula as they begin preparations for the Ashes with a short tour of the West Indies. IT is a battle between the world No.2 and the lowly minnows ranked ahead of only Bangladesh and Zimbabwe, but Australia skipper Michael Clarke expects a torrid Test series against West Indies.

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  4. Cricket: Zimbabwe tour to Pakistan is on, says coach WhatmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Times of Oman

    Zimbabwe will play two Twenty20 internationals, starting on May 22, and a three-match One-day series that begins four days later. All the matches are in Lahore.

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  5. ICC refuses to send officials to PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta/Karachi: Even as Zimbabwe confirmed on Sunday that they will be touring Pakistan for a limited-overs series, the International Cricket Council advised the Pakistan Cricket Board and Zimbabwe Cricket that it will not be appointing its match officials for the series. The ICC Board, during its April meeting, had decided that the playing conditions relating to the appointment of match officials could be waived to allow the PCB to appoint local match officials for this series should the ICC decide not to send its umpires and referee due to the current security situation in Pakistan.

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  6. No ICC officials for Pakistan, Zim seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Iol.co.za

    The Pakistan, Zimbabwe series will take place without International Cricket Council umpires because of security concerns the governing body has. Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images The last time a Test-level cricket team visited Pakistan, seven Sri Lankan players went home with bullet and shrapnel wounds after RPG and machine gun-wielding militants ambushed their team bus in Lahore.

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  7. England `weaker'Read the original story

    Monday May 18 | The Standard

    ... tough because tThey know their conditions well." Haddin, 37, has played in 126 ODIs in a career that began against Zimbabwe at Hobart in January 2001 and ended in Australia's victory in the World Cup final over New Zealand in Melbourne last March.

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  8. We are going to Pakistan, Zimbabwe tells ICCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Daily Times

    HARARE: Zimbabwe Cricket has confirmed the upcoming tour to Pakistan against the advice of the country's Sports and Recreation Commission . The board's final decision comes after three days of debate, which began on Thursday when ZC issued a press release suspending the tour and 20 minutes later sent an email retracting it.

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  9. An Aussie coach of England? Not sure that would be welcome decision, says SiddleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... seamer knows Gillespie from the Yorkshire coach's spell working with the Australia A bowlers during a tour to Zimbabwe in 2011, and he believes Dizzy has all the attributes to succeed with England. But he has also questioned whether the ...

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  10. ICC declines to send match officials to PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The New Zealand Herald

    " The ICC will not be sending match officials to Pakistan due to security concerns ahead of next week's limited-overs cricket series between Pakistan and Zimbabwe in the eastern city of Lahore. "The decision has been made after receiving a report from its security consultant," the game's governing body said in a statement Sunday.

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  11. Chances dim for Pak-India cricket diplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Nation

    As Pakistan prepares this week to host Zimbabwe for the first international cricketing event since 2009 in the country, Pakistani civil and military leadership have ruled out the possibility of "cricket diplomacy" with estranged neighbour India, The Nation has learnt. Last week, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had indicated that India was willing to improve bilateral ties via 'cricket diplomacy', according to a news report in India Today.

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  12. Being a minority, or falling asleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Nation

    We mustn't forget that Zimbabwe is going to tour Pakistan. That should come as a relief to us, but something of an insult to Zimbabwe.

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  13. Tired Virat Kohli may skip Bangladesh tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Indian Express

    ... in progress and it will take another month or so." Following the short tour to Bangladesh, India will travel to Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka over the next two months. But for now, it will be interesting to see who takes over from Kohli. Ajinkya Rahane ...

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  14. Brad Haddin retires from ODI cricket less than two months after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Daily Mail

    Australia wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has announced his retirement from one-day international cricket - less than two months after he helped his country win their fifth World Cup title. Haddin's 126th and final ODI appearance was the seven-wicket victory over co-hosts New Zealand in Melbourne on March 29 and the 37-year-old, who made his debut against Zimbabwe in 2001, quits the 50-over international format having claimed 170 catches and 11 stumpings.

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  15. Coach: Zimbabwe tour is onRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Sky Sports

    Coach Dav Whatmore has confirmed Zimbabwe will fly to Pakistan on Sunday to play five limited-over matches in Lahore. Zimbabwe will become the first Test playing nation to tour Pakistan since the March 2009 attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore.

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  16. Brad Haddin: Has retired from ODI cricketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Sporting Life

    Haddin's 126th and final ODI appearance was the seven-wicket victory over co-hosts New Zealand in Melbourne on March 29 and the 37-year-old, who made his debut against Zimbabwe in 2001, quits the 50-over international format having claimed 170 catches and 11 stumpings. The New South Wales native scored 3,122 runs at an average of 31.53 and scored two centuries, both against New Zealand, and 16 half-centuries.

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  17. Wicketkeeper Brad Haddin retires from one-day cricketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Australia wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has announced his retirement from one-day international cricket as he prepares to fly out for Australia's test tours of the West Indies and Britain on Monday. Haddin's 126-match one-day international career began against Zimbabwe at Hobart in January 2001 and ended with Australia's Cricket World Cup victory over New Zealand at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on March 29. The 37-year-old Haddin claimed 170 catches and 11 stumpings in his ODI career, leaving him with the third-most dismissals for a wicketkeeper in Australia behind Adam Gilchrist and Ian Healy.

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  18. Cricket: Tickets go on sale in Pakistan for Zimbabwe seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Times of Oman

    Zimbabwe batsman Regis Chakabva is in action as wicket keeper Charles Coventry looks on during a training session for the Zimbabwe cricket team at Harare Sports Club ahead of their possible tour to Pakistan. Photo - AFP Karachi: Tickets went on sale in Pakistan on Saturday for next week's cricket series against Zimbabwe, days after a major rebel attack put the visit - the first by a Test playing nation in six years - in doubt.

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  19. Australian Haddin retires from ODIsRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Nerve News

    ... and England on Monday morning. The decision brings to a close Haddin's 126-match ODI career that began against Zimbabwe at Hobart in January 2001 and culminated in Australia's World Cup victory over New Zealand at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) ...

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  20. Brad Haddin quits one-day cricket to focus on TestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | ABC News

    Brad Haddin has made the announcement many expected, retiring from the Australian one day side to focus on Test cricket. It brings to an end Haddin's 126-match one-day international career that began against Zimbabwe at Hobart in 2001 and culminated in Australia's World Cup victory over New Zealand at the MCG in March.

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