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By Syed Ammar Alavi On Wednesday, December 30th, 2015
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Moeen Ali spins England to crushing win over South Africa

DURBAN, South Africa: Moeen Ali spun England to a crushing 241-run win over South Africa on the fifth and final day of the first Test at Kingsmead on Wednesday.  More...

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By Syed Ammar Alavi On Tuesday, December 29th, 2015
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England tighten grip as South Africa suffer Steyn blow

DURBAN: England tightened their grip on the third day of the first Test at Kingsmead on Monday against a South African team weakened by an injury to fast bowler Dale Steyn.  More...

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By Syed Ammar Alavi On Sunday, December 27th, 2015
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Floods hit parts of England as govt scrambles to respond

LONDON: Heavy rains triggered floods in parts of northern England on Saturday, forcing the evacuation of hundreds of homes and the deployment of army personnel to shore up overwhelmed defences.  More...

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By Syed Ammar Alavi On Friday, November 6th, 2015
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Misbah-ul-Haq looks to Pakistan’s bigger challenges

SHARJAH:  Pakistan’s Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq looked forward to his team’s bigger challenges ahead after thumping England 2-0 in the three-match series in Sharjah on Thursday, saying wins on away tours matter.  More...

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By Syed Ammar Alavi On Thursday, November 5th, 2015
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Younis Khan back in Pakistan squad for England one-day squad

LAHORE:  Pakistan Thursday recalled senior batsman Younis Khan in the 16-man squad for the one-day series against England starting later this month, despite reservations over his current form.  More...

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By Syed Ammar Alavi On Thursday, November 5th, 2015
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Pakistan thrash England in 3rd Test to win series

SHARJAH: Pakistan secured a 2-0 series victory over rivals England in the Test series between the two cricketing nations, by defeating England in the final test match.    More...

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By Syed Ammar Alavi On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015
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England need 284 to win third Test

SHARJAH: England were set a target of 284 to win the third and final Test and level the three-match series after they dismissed Pakistan for 355 in their second innings in Sharjah on Wednesday.  More...

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By Syed Ammar Alavi On Sunday, November 1st, 2015
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England remove Pakistan openers in third Test

SHARJAH: England’s pace-cum-spin attack removed Pakistan’s openers cheaply to give them a kick-start on the opening day of the third and final Test on Sunday.  More...

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By Anila Ammar On Wednesday, December 4th, 2013
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Amla, Anderson & Clarke nominated for top ICC awards

MUMBAI: South Africa’s opening batsman Hashim Amla, England’s pacer James Anderson and Australian skipper Michael Clarke are nominated for the International Cricket Council leading awards. Three of More...

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By Anila Ammar On Wednesday, July 17th, 2013
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Gay marriage bill passed in Britain:

LONDON: Britain, on Monday, passed legislation regarding same sex marriage, which would legalize and pave way for gay marriages from 2014, reports told This bill is aimed at giving same sex couples the right to marriage More...