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India crush England to clinch Test series

MUMBAI (AFP) – India beat England by an innings and 36 runs in the fourth Test in Mumbai on Monday, clinching the five-match series 3-0 with a game to spare. England were all out for 195 in their second innings, with Ravichandran Ashwin taking six wickets for 55 runs, after India made a massive 631

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Pakistan Netball team wins Silver Medal

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan Netball team got Silver Medal in 1st Asian Men’s Netball Championship 2016 at Kaula Lumpur, Dewan Serbaguna Complex Kuarters KLIA. Malaysia got gold medal after beating Pakistan by 34-35 goals in the final match, said a press release on Sunday. Pakistan led the 1st quarter 11-6 goals, after that in

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Pakistani student wins bronze medal in Indonesia

JAKARTA (Sarzameen News) – Pakistani student Yusra Nadir has won a Bronze Medal at the International Junior Science Olympiad (IJSO) being held in Bali, Indonesia. This was confirmed by Pakistan’s Ambassador to Indonesia, Aqeel Nadeem on Saturday. Six students from Pakistan took part in the event held in the resort island from 2-11 December. IJSO

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Pakistan set target of 311 runs against CA XI

CAIRNS ( AFP) – Pakistan set a target of 311 runs against Cricket Australia XI in only practice match being played at Cazaly s Stadium in Cairns. On the last day of a three-day Test, Pakistan declared innings at 216 runs for the loss of six wickets. Earlier, Pakistan held a lead of 218 runs over

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Dhaka Dynamites thrash Rajshahi Kings, claim BPL 2016 title

MIRPUR (Web Desk) – Dhaka Dynamites (DD) put up a wonderful show in the final of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) 2016-17 and beaten Rajshahi Kings (RK) convincingly. Earlier, Rajshahi Kings had won the toss and elected to bowl first. Batting first, Dhaka Dynamites succeeded in achieving an above average score of 159 for the loss

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Disappointed Kamran Akmal seeks PM’s help over selection in team

HYDERABAD (Web Desk) – Kamran Akmal has requested the Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif, who is also the Patron-in-Chief of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), to consider his name for the national team. Kamran Akmal said that he has played outstandingly in domestic cricket and deserves a chance to comeback in Pakistan team. Those players

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Amir destroys CA XI after Pakistan dismissed for 208

CAIRNS (Agencies) – Pakistan pacemen produces a dazzling display with the pink ball under lights in their tour match against Cricket Australia XI on Thursday ahead of first Test against Australia in Brisbane. Pakistan quick Mohammad Amir took three wickets in his first two overs and Rahat Ali chipped in with another to leave the

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Chairman PCB inaugurates Inzamam Multan High-Performance Centre

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board, Shaharyar M Khan on Thurday inaugurated Inzamam ul Haq Multan High-Performance Centre (HPC) in Multan. Chief Operating officer, PCB, Subhan Ahmad, Director academies, PCB, Mudassar Nazar, and former test cricketers, , Inzamam ul Haq, Mushtaq Ahmed, Ali Zia, Shabbir Ahmed Manzoor Elahi, Zahoor Elahi, Malik Bashir- Father of

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Yasir Shah suffers back injury ahead of Australia clash

CAIRNS (Sarzameen News) – The leg spinner Yasir Shah injured his back during a practice session at the Cazaly s Stadium on Tuesday. Shah will not be able to play the practice match against Australia ‘A’ that starts from tomorrow as doctors have advised him two days’ rest. Yasir Shah suffered from the same back injury

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Cristiano Ronaldo has won the Ballon d’Or 2017, claims Spanish Media

Sarzameen News- Real Madrid’s star forward Cristiano Ronaldo has won the Ballon d’Or for the fourth time, claimed Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo on Tuesday. Ronaldo is pegged as the favourite to win the Ballon d’Or, considering his combined accolades with club and country in the calendar year, where he led Real Madrid to their 11th

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