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Pakistan’s Afridi relishing Lord’s ‘dream’ with Middlesex

  Pakistan paceman Shaheen Shah Afridi says he will be living a dream when he makes his Middlesex home debut at Lord’s on Thursday. The towering...

Kuldeep and Powell guide Delhi to victory over Kolkata in IPL

  Spinner Kuldeep Yadav took four wickets and Rovman Powell then hit 33 not out as Delhi Capitals beat Kolkata Knight Riders by four wickets...

Afridi proud to be part of Pakistan’s English county contingent

  Paceman Shaheen Shah Afridi hopes Pakistan will reap the benefits of their players’ involvement in English county cricket as he prepares for his home...

Lightning-quick Malik tipped for India after igniting IPL

  Speed demon Umran Malik is being backed to win a place in India’s bowling attack after lighting up the IPL with deliveries of more...

Rashid’s last-over heroics pull off IPL heist for Gujarat

  Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan hit two sixes off the final two balls to pull off a sensational chase for Gujarat Titans after Sunrisers Hyderabad pace...

Report: Stokes to be unveiled as England test captain today

  ALL-ROUNDER Ben Stokes is to succeed Joe Root as England test captain and the appointment will be announced later on Thursday (28), the Guardian said. Rob Key...

Why it was ‘annus horribilis’ for English cricket

  ENGLISH cricket has been through its “annus horribilis” partly due to the poor performance of Joe Root’s Test team, but mainly because of the...

Wisden: Almost a Test year of India’s dreams

  INDIAN and Pakistani players have won high praise from Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack 2022, which has long been considered the sport’s bible. Two Indians, the batsman Rohit...

‘Fantastic cricketer’ Kohli will turn form around: Du Plessis

  Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Faf du Plessis is confident Virat Kohli will overcome his IPL batting slump. Kohli took his Indian Premier League tally this...

Parag, bowlers help Royals return to top IPL

  Riyan Parag’s unbeaten 56 and inspired bowling helped Rajasthan Royals defend 144 against Royal Challengers Bangalore to go top of the IPL table on...