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gulftoday.ae | Sri Lanka seeks ‘clear rules’ on ball tampering

Colombo: Sri Lanka’s sports minister called on the International Cricket Council to establish “simple, clear rules” on Wednesday after skipper Dinesh Chandimal was punished for ball tampering.

gulftoday.ae | Ruthless Pakistan crush hapless Zimbabwe, clinch series

Bulawayo: Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed hailed “a great performance” after his team sealed a series win by strolling to a nine-wicket victory over Zimbabwe in the third one-day international on Wednesday.

gulftoday.ae | Lanka skipper and officials banned for 2 Tests, 4 ODIs

Colombo: The International Cricket Council on Monday banned Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal and two top officials for two Tests and four one-day internationals for breaching the spirit of the game.

gulftoday.ae | Pakistan look good but still a long way to go: Afridi

Karachi: The signs are good for Pakistan to add a second ICC World T20 trophy to their cabinet, feels Shahid Afridi, who has retired from international cricket but is still up for a stint in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).

gulftoday.ae | UAE to face Netherlands in Women’s World T20 Qualifier opener

Amsterdam: Bangladesh and Ireland lead a list of eight nations who will be aspiring to give it their best shot in the ICC Women’s World T20 Qualifier 2018 in the Netherlands from Saturday, which provides the top two teams passage into the event proper in the West Indies later this year.

gulftoday.ae | Buttler can inspire England to WC glory: Vaughan

Buttler gives England the “best chance they have ever had” of winning the World Cup, according to former captain Michael Vaughan.

gulftoday.ae | Paine casts doubt on ODI future after whitewash

Manchester: Australia captain Tim Paine has cast doubt over his one-day international future after his touring side were thumped 5-0 by England, who sealed the series whitewash with a one-wicket victory in Manchester on Sunday.

gulftoday.ae | Windies hope night time is right time to win back fans

Barbados: West Indies join the day-night Test match revolution, hoping the innovation will win back legions of fans who have turned their backs on the under-performing Caribbean side.

gulftoday.ae | Former veteran diplomat Marker passes away

ISLAMABAD: Former veteran Pakistani diplomat Jamsheed Marker passed away in Karachi on Thursday.

gulftoday.ae | Chemietech CC claim Ramadan T20 League

Chemietech CC claim Ramadan T20 League Sharjah: Chemietech Cricket Club defeated Colatta Cricket Club by nine wickets to emerged champions in the first edition of the Alliance Ramadan T20 Champions League at the Alliance Cricket Ground.


Pakistan to abandon ‘smart watches’ after ICC probe

Pakistan to abandon ‘smart watches’ after ICC probe LONDON: Pakistan will give up wearing ‘smart watches’ after being told to ditch them by the International Cricket Council as an anti-corruption measure during the opening day’s play of the first Test against England at Lord’s on Thursday.