Pakistan beat S Lanka in historic Karachi ODI, take series lead

KARACHI: Pakistan rode on a brilliant century from Babar Azam and fast bowler Usman Shinwari's five wickets to beat Sri Lanka by...

Sri Lanka squad leave for Pakistan

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's depleted national cricket squad left for Pakistan yesterday expressing confidence in security promises by the hosts despite reports that...

England drop Bairstow from Test squad for New Zealand series

LONDON: England have dropped Jonny Bairstow from their Test squad for the tour of New Zealand, with paceman James Anderson unavailable...

England close on Ashes-levelling win

LONDON: Steve Smith was dismissed for just 23 as England closed in on a series-levelling victory against Australia in the fifth Test...

Australia’s Ashes hopes fade as England dominate

LONDON: Ben Stokes and Joe Denly batted England into a potentially match-winning position in the fifth and final Ashes Test at the...

Root dropped twice as England make steady start in fifth Ashes Test

LONDON: Joe Root was dropped twice as England made a steady start on the opening day of the final Ashes Test at...

‘Accidental’ Australia captain Paine on verge of Ashes landmark

Paine contributed to victory in Manchester by ending a run of low scores with a valuable 58 LONDRES: Greg...

Rashid leads Afghanistan to famous test win over Bangladesh

CHATTOGRAM: Rashid Khan picked up six second innings wickets to lead Afghanistan to a famous 224-run win over Bangladesh in the maiden...

Spinners Rashid, Zahir Khan take Afghanistan close to historic win

Bangladesh reduced to 136-6 before rain forced early stumps CHITTAGONG: Spinners Rashid Khan and Zahir Khan shared five...

Afghanistan’s Rashid claims five wickets, pile misery on Bangladesh

Debutant Zadran hit highest 87 off 208 balls for Afghanistan CHITTAGONG: Ibrahim Zadran and Asghar Afghan hit half-centuries...

Shah steers Afghanistan with a historic ton against Bangladesh

CHITTAGONG: Batsman Rahmat Shah yesterday became the first Afghanistan cricketer to score a Test century, helping the minnows start strongly against Bangladesh...

Smith holds firm in Ashes return after Stuart Broad double strike

Persistent rain kept players off the field for several hours MANCHESTER: Steve Smith marked his Test return after suffering...

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