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How Holder and Sammy have changed the West Indies script

How Holder and Sammy have changed the West Indies script

February 17, 2019

6:00 AM ET Ahmer Naqvi At a little over three years old, Shannon Gabriel was one of only three members of the current West Indies squad to be alive when Viv Richards, Gordon Greenidge, Jeffrey Dujon and Malcolm Marshall retired, marking the end of the golden era of the team. The youngest member of the…

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England lose Paul Farbrace to Warwickshire ahead of World Cup

England lose Paul Farbrace to Warwickshire ahead of World Cup

February 17, 2019

Paul Farbrace, England’s assistant coach, is to leave in the next few weeks to take on the role of sport director at Warwickshire. He will start his new job at the conclusion of England’s Caribbean tour in mid-March meaning he will not be with the team during the World Cup. Farbrace was a key architect…

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Recent Match Report – South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st Test 2019 | ESPNcricinfo.com

Recent Match Report – South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st Test 2019 | ESPNcricinfo.com

February 16, 2019

Sri Lanka 191 (Perera 51, Steyn 4-48) and 304 for 9 (Perera 153*, Vishwa 6*) beat South Africa 235 (de Kock 80, Fernando 4-62) and 259 (du Plessis 90, Embuldeniya 5-66) by one wicket A see-sawing Test match reached an incredible finale on the fourth afternoon at Kingsmead as Kusal Perera and Vishwa Fernando put…

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Afridi’s all-round brilliance too much for Islamabad

February 16, 2019

Multan Sultans 126 for 5 (Malik 31*, Shadab 2-20) beat Islamabad United 125 for 7 (Ronchi 51, Shafiq 2-11, Afridi 2-18) by five wickets How the game played out Shahid Afridi rolled back the years and produced a vintage all-round performance to headline Multan Sultans’ first win in PSL 2019. On a tired Dubai pitch,…

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From Lara to Inzamam to Laxman – five great knocks in one-wicket wins

From Lara to Inzamam to Laxman – five great knocks in one-wicket wins

February 16, 2019

With their Kusal Perera-inspired victory in Durban, Sri Lanka set a new record for the highest last-wicket stand in a one-wicket win in Tests – as well as becoming only the second team, after England, to pull off the feat away from home. Here we look back at five modern classics of the genre. Inzamam-ul-Haq…

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Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars, Pakistan Super League, 5th Match Match Details, Schedule, Summary | ESPNcricinfo.com

Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars, Pakistan Super League, 5th Match Match Details, Schedule, Summary | ESPNcricinfo.com

February 16, 2019

Check Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars, Pakistan Super League 2019, 5th Match Match Timings, scoreboard, ball by ball commentary, updates only on ESPNcricinfo.com. Check Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars 5th Match ✓ Videos, ✓ Reports ✓ Articles Online.

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‘I’m a little tired now, I don’t know what to say’ – Kusal Perera after match-winning 153*

‘I’m a little tired now, I don’t know what to say’ – Kusal Perera after match-winning 153*

February 16, 2019

“I’m a little tired now, I don’t know what to say.” For 309 minutes, Kusal Perera knew exactly what to do. But when it was all over, he just couldn’t find the words. Sri Lanka were rank underdogs in this fight. They were pummeled 2-0 in Australia, never even getting close to putting up a…

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Recent Match Report – New Zealand vs Bangladesh 2nd ODI 2019 | ESPNcricinfo.com

Recent Match Report – New Zealand vs Bangladesh 2nd ODI 2019 | ESPNcricinfo.com

February 16, 2019

New Zealand 229 for two (Guptill 118, Williamson 65*, Mustafizur 2-42) beat Bangladesh 226 (Mithun 57, Sabbir 43, Ferguson 3-43) by eight wickets Martin Guptill’s second consecutive century led New Zealand to a series-clinching eight-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second ODI at Hagley Park on Saturday. The 227-run chase, set up by their bowlers…

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Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans, Pakistan Super League, 4th Match Match Details, Schedule, Summary | ESPNcricinfo.com

Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans, Pakistan Super League, 4th Match Match Details, Schedule, Summary | ESPNcricinfo.com

February 16, 2019

3pm Multan Sultans win the toss and choose to bowl first. Islamabad are unchanged. Ali Shafiq and Johnson Charles in for Multan, Moores and Ilyas out Multan Sultans: Shan Masood, Johnson Charles(wk), Laurie Evans, Shoaib Malik(capt), Andre Russell, Shahid Afridi, Hammad Azam, Chris Green, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Irfan, Ali Shafiq Islamabad United: Luke Ronchi(wk), Rizwan…

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Renegades and Stars in battle for ultimate bragging rights

Renegades and Stars in battle for ultimate bragging rights

February 16, 2019

Big Picture Sixty days after the eighth edition of the Big Bash League started, it will conclude with the first ever Derby final – the Melbourne Stars and the Melbourne Renegades. Docklands Stadium is the venue by nature of the Renegades finishing higher after the qualifying rounds, despite the best efforts of the Stars and…

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