• Afridi wants Umar Akmal for England T20s

    Afridi wants Umar Akmal for England T20s0

    Pakistan T20 skipper Shahid Afridi has appealed to the PCB to include middle-order batsman Umar Akmal in the squad for the upcoming T20 series against England, a reliable source has revealed. According to the source, the flamboyant all-rounder wants the PCB to complete the disciplinary hearing against Umar quickly after the 25-year-old batsman was allegedly

  • Tigers have continued their winning trend in the home

    Tigers have continued their winning trend in the home0

    Malcolm Waller scored a blistering 68 off just 31 balls, but could not prevent Bangladesh from winning the first Twenty20 International by four wickets on Friday (November 13) and take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series. Despite Waller’s magnificent effort, Zimbabwe could only put up 131 in 19.3 overs after being asked to field

  • De Villiers returns to the top of the world

    De Villiers returns to the top of the world0

    AB de Villiers surges to the top of the batting chart in the latest ICC Test Player Rankings. Only 44 points separate the top seven batsmen Career-best rankings for Williamson, Vijay and Elgar as Smith, Kohli, Taylor and du Plessis Ashwin back in the top five while Starc, Jadeja, Mishra, Imran and Marsh achieve career-high

  • AB de Villiers tops list of followers

    AB de Villiers tops list of followers0

    Proteas’ ODI captain AB de Villiers has taken the top spot on a list of South African celebrities with the greatest number of Twitter followers. Teammates JP Duminy, Albie Morkel and Faf du Plessis also featured on the list, although retired Proteas Graeme Smith and Jacques Kallis scored even higher than them. The inaugural list was compiled by media

  • Bangladesh seal the series 2-0

    Bangladesh seal the series 2-00

    Zimbabwe- 183/10 Bangladesh 241 ( more to come) With four  wickets down early, visiting Zimbabwe is under pressure in chasing down a moderate target of 242 against Bangladesh in the second ODI of three-match series at Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium today. Arafat Sunny struck in the fifth over to send back opener Regis Chakabva,

  • Mushfiqur’s ton drives Bangladesh

    Mushfiqur’s ton drives Bangladesh0

    Mushfiqur Rahim’s magnificent ton drives Bangladesh  in the  1st ODI of Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe  at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur on Saturday. This master-class batsman  scored 100* runs off just 103 balls and smashed eight over boundaries along with one massive six. Shabbir also played a run a ball knock of 54 with four fours