Tag: Pakistan

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Pakistan vs. South Africa 1st Test Preview

Pakistan and South Africa are set to lock horns for the first test in Karachi on 26th January. South Africa will play a Test match on Pakistani soil after 14 years. Cricket has started to gradually revive in Pakistan as more cricketing nations are showing interest to tour Pakistan.  South Africa’s experienced batter, Faf du Plessis, is looking forward to the […]

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Darren Sammy Wants Pakistan To Experience Cricket At Home

Darren Julius Garvey Sammy, OBE, Windies cricketer, and a two time T20 World Cup-winning captain, is putting new meaning to the saying — “A prophet is not without honor, but in his own country, and among his own kin, and in his own house.” The fact is Sammy has been honored not only in his home country Saint Lucia but […]

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An Opportunity For Cricket

The West Indies is currently in Pakistan to play three T-20 games, and the entire cricketing world is watching. Even though most of the star West Indian players including Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Jason Holder and Captain Carlos Braithwaite pulled out of the tour, it is still a momentous occasion for International Cricket. The Cricket world is watching to see […]

COMMENTARY

Trump Plays Tit For Tat

Many analysts and former officials have argued that President Donald Trump’s threat to cut aid to the Palestinians and nuclear-armed ally Pakistan may do more harm than good in the long term.  One expert warned that such a move could drive impoverished refugees into the arms of extremists and further destabilize the Middle East. Meanwhile, the chairman of Pakistan’s Senate […]

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Jason Holder Aims To Move Up Windies Batting Order

West Indies captain and all-rounder Jason Holder said images of the late South African freedom fighter Nelson Mandela, as well as his dead grandfather, flashed through his mind after he scored his maiden Test and first-class century against England in 2015. Since then, Holder has shown time and again that he is no slouch with the bat in hand. Today, […]

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Bravo And Samuels Missing

Greetings and welcome to Sabina Park in Kingston, Jamaica, as West Indies and Pakistan get ready to face each other in the first of their 3- match Test series. The match marks the historic occasion of the 50th test to be played at Sabina Park and promises to be a battle royal as Pakistan seeks to break the winless drought […]

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Missing Ambris Puts Windies Selectors Under Scrutiny

Everyone is crying out for peace, yes None is crying out for justice Everyone is crying out for peace, yes None is crying out for justice I don’t want no peace I need equal rights and justice I need equal rights and justice I need equal rights and justice Got to get it, equal rights and justice Peter Tosh – […]

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Windies Gives Pakistan A Shellacking In Opener

The Windies drew first blood in their match up against Pakistan in the first of their 3-match One Day International series encounter at the Providence Stadium in Guyana on Friday. Pakistan batted first and put up a mammoth total of 308-5. They were led by half centuries from  Mohammad Hafeez, Ahmed Shehzad and Shoaib Malik as Pakistan put Windies bowlers […]

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Walton, Braithwaite Can’t Save Windies

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC — Saturday’s convincing victory proved only a false dawn as West Indies quickly returned to their unpleasant old habits, plunging to a seven-wicket defeat to Pakistan here Sunday, to concede the four-match series 3-1. Chasing what would have been a series-tying victory at Queen’s Park Oval, West Indies struggled from the outset when they were […]

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Windies Evin Lewis Plunders Pakistan’s Attack

Batting like a man possessed, Windies opening batsman Evin Lewis went berserk as he plundered Pakistan’s bowling attack to put his team in winning position for the first time in the penultimate match of the T20I series. The Trinidadian-born 25-year old left-handed batter was unstoppable as he smashed his way to 91, scoring nine sixes and five fours from just […]