Tag: Odis

Misbah-ul Haq
Misbah's Witty Take On Pak's 'tuk-tuk' Strike Rate

Karachi: The Pakistan cricket team has faced a lot of criticism over their defensive approach and inability to power-hit across formats. The cricketers have been accused of playing with a slow strike rate responsible for a lot of losses. Ahead of the home series against Sri Lanka, newly appointed Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq was asked […]

Social media flooded with Pant memes after WC call up

New Delhi: With Rishabh Pant set to join the Indian team in the UK for the World Cup as cover for an injured Shikhar Dhawan, funny posts filled social media, with fans posting tongue-in-cheek pictorial messages as to how the youngster was waiting for his chance with bated breath. Pant was initially ignored as Dinesh […]

Mohammad Shahzad ruled out of WC with knee injury

London: Afghanistan opener Mohammad Shahzad has been ruled out of the ongoing World Cup following a knee injury. Wicket-keeper batsman Ikram Ali Khil has been called in as Shahzad’s replacement and it has been approved by the Event Technical Committee. Shahzad had retired hurt after suffering a knee injury in the warm-up fixture against Pakistan. […]

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Will give rest to key batsmen ahead of overseas tours: Kohli

Mumbai: With two hectic and crucial overseas tours lined-up, India captain Virat Kohli today said they will give much-needed rest to some key batsmen of the team to manage their workload. After playing against New Zealand and Sri Lanka at home, India will embark on a tour of South Africa, involving three Tests, six ODIs […]