June 23, 2018

Three more Pakistan cricketers named at betting scam trial

The prosecution in the Pakistan cricketers betting scam trial claim that the agent Mazher Majeed, 36, told an undercover reporter he had players he could control in relation to fixing. Former captain Salman Butt, 26, and fast bowler Mohammad Asif, 28, deny conspiracy to accept corrupt payments … [Read more...]

New Zealand defeat Pakistan at Cricket World Cup

New Zealand have defeated Pakistan by 110 runs in their Cricket World Cup Group A match at Pallekele Stadium in Kandy, Sri Lanka. New Zealand captain Daniel Vetorri won the toss and chose to bat. Brendon McCullum managed a six off a free hit in the opening over before getting cleaned up by Shoaib … [Read more...]

England win against Pakistan in first match of Twenty20 series

England won the first of two Twenty20 cricket internationals against Pakistan at Cardiff today. Batting first the Pakistani XI cobbled together from previously banned players and players about to be banned only managed 126 for 4 in their 20 overs. Umar Akmal top scored with 35 not out but it was … [Read more...]

Pakistan survive England fightback and win Oval Test

Young Pakistan stars Umar Akmal and Mohammad Amir survived a strong England fightback to bring Pakistan victory over England in the third Test at The Oval in London. England still lead the series 2-1 but Pakistan will be full of confidence after finally playing well for all the days of a Test … [Read more...]