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Pakistan Super League: A tale of two brothers

Umaid who stunned Islamabad with a deadly spell is the brother of UAE batsman Faizan Asif Dubai: Umaid Asif, who stunned Islamabad United with a deadly four wicket spell in his Pakistan Super League debut match for Peshawar Zalmi,  has made his elder brother and UAE batsman Faizan Asif very proud.

The journey of Afghanistan players to IPL

Hyderabad: Sunrisers Hyderabad bowler Rashid Khan in a action against Delhi Daredevils during an IPL T20 match in Hyderabad on Saturday.PTI Photo by Swapan The Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises pick only the best cricketers from around the world.

Mohammad Shami injured in road accident

NEW DELHI: Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami was reportedly injured in a road accident on Sunday while travelling from Dehradun to Delhi, according to Indian media reports.

Now, a women’s IPL in sight in next couple of years?

Dubai: It was in July last year when captains of England and Indian women’s teams — Heather Knight and Mithali Raj — made a call about the need for an Indian Premier League-type tournament for them to cash in on the growing popularity of their game.

Waseem and Kaleem steer Phoenix Medicines in final

Sharjah: Stunning batting performances from Muhammad Waseem and Hafiz Kaleem ensured Phoenix Medicines earned a massive 154-run victory over Multiplex International to book a berth in the final of the 44th Bukhatir Premier League 2018 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.

Dubai’s Channel 2 gets Asia Cup and IPL rights

Ajay Sethi, Channel 2 Group chairman, said they have bagged global audio rights for Asia Cup and IPL for the next five years.

Ajman Cricket Council flags unauthorised tournaments

ICC’s anti-corruption unit launches probe into a T20 event held without official sanctionAjman: Ajman Cricket Council cracked the whip on unauthorised tournaments and suspended the accreditation granted to the Ajman Oval ground following reports of the venue hosting a number of such events.

Akram beckons players to revel in gully cricket

Wasim Akram said gully cricket helps one to learn key tricks that help prepare them for bigger stage.

Kohli’s woes mount as IPL glory remains elusive

Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman Virat Kohli plays a shot against Mumbai Indians during IPL 2018 match at the Wankhade in Mumbai on Tuesday.

India in position to win despite debate over pitch

Play was stopped after South Africa opening batsman Dean Elgar was hit on the helmet by a delivery from India fast bowler Jasprit BumrahIndian batsman Ajinkya Rahane plays a shot during the third day of the third test match between South Africa and India.


Amla to receive Order of Ikhamanga

Proteas star Hashim Amla will receive the presidential award the Order of Ikhamanga in recognition of his contribution to sport in South Africa.