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Soumya Sarkar impresses with bat and ball in NCL

12:16 PM GMTMohammad IsamESPN All four matches in this round of the National Cricket League were drawn, with the fixtures in Barisal and Cox's Bazar heavily affected by rain. ESPNcricinfo looks at how the teams performed.Best batsmenTushar Imran became...

ECB defends tour scheduling amid washout threat

The ECB has defended the scheduling of England's tour of Sri Lanka after yet another match was affected by rain.The toss in the third ODI in Pallekele on Wednesday was delayed by more than five-and-a-half hours, meaning all three...

All-conditions Mohammad Abbas confident of not fading away | Cricket

Mohammad Abbas exults after dismissing Aaron Finch © Getty Images Pakistani fans breathe easy. Mohammad Abbas is confident he will not fall off the rails as so many promising Pakistani fast bowlers have before him. Abbas has made a record-breaking...

Michael Carberry leaves Leicestershire by mutual consent after stand-off

Michael Carberry's stand-off with Leicestershire has come to an end by "mutual consent", with the former England opener set to leave the club for which he hasn't played since being axed as captain in May.Carberry, who moved to Grace...

Pakistan could call up Mohammad Rizwan as substitute wicketkeeper for Sarfraz Ahmed | Cricket

© Getty Images Rules introduced last year will allow Pakistan to look into the option of calling up a substitute wicketkeeper in case captain Sarfraz Ahmed is unable to take the gloves on the second day of the second...

Marnus Labuschagne’s incredible juggle sets scene for Australia

An extraordinary juggling catch at short leg by Marnus Labuschagne recalled classic efforts by Mark Taylor and David Boon while setting the scene for a dominant morning for Australia in the second Test against Pakistan at Abu Dhabi.The Test...

Lyon destroys Pakistan with four wickets in six balls

Lunch Pakistan 77 for 5 (Fakhar 49*, Sarfraz 5*, Lyon 4-12) v AustraliaNathan Lyon bowls Getty ImagesNo one really has a clue how a Test in the UAE goes. "Slow burners" seemed to be the conclusion last week. Win the...

Sanath Jayasuriya charged under ICC anti-corruption code

Sanath Jayasuriya has been charged with two counts of breaching the ICC's anti-corruption code.The charges relate to failure or refusal to cooperate with an Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) investigation and obstructing or delaying an investigation, including concealing, tampering with or...

Siraj seals Hyderabad’s semi-final spot after Vihari’s 95

Hyderabad 281 for 8 (Sandeep 96, Ayyappa 2-38) beat Andhra 267 for 9 (Vihari 95, Siraj 3-50) by 14 runsMohammed Siraj reacts after dismantling the stumps BCCIA day after being released from India's Test squad that swept West Indies 2-0,...

Unsatisfied by draw, Tim Paine chases series win

"We must be very careful not to assign to this deliverance the attributes of a victory. Wars are not won by evacuations." This message, one of many famous lines delivered by Sir Winston Churchill in his speech to the...

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China to give $2 billion loan to Pakistan

 China has agreed to give $2 billion loan to Pakistan that will be categorized as an “official bilateral inflow” to ease pressure on the...

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