LONDON: You can't label too many cricketers as intellectuals, but it's not the case with legendary England captain Mike Brearley .
Former South African skipper AB de Villiers has signed up for the upcoming season of the Pakistan Super League (PSL).
Building up on the India-Pakistan match, Aaj Tak will bring together legendary cricketers from Asia at the iconic Annual Cricket Conclave, Salaam Cricket, in Dubai on September 17 As the neighbouring nations gear up for Asia Cup, the spotlight returns on the legendary battle between India and Pakistan.
England's Alastair Cook will be straight into bat at The Oval, in what will be his 161st and final Test appearance before his international retirement England captain Joe Root won the toss and elected to bat in the fifth and final Test against India at The Oval on Friday.
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LONDON: While Ajinkya Rahane feels the greatest achievement of Alastair Cook has been to deal with the criticism of the British media for 12 years and finish with an average close to 45 from 160 Tests, England captain Joe Root made no bones about the fact that it will be difficult to replace him.
Joe Root believes one last century from Alastair Cook at the Oval this week could be “written in the stars” as England look to send their former captain into Test retirement with a victory fitting of his record-breaking international career.
HK qualify for Asia Cup; will face Pakistan on Sep 16 KARACHI: Pakistan will play their opening match of this month’s Asia Cup cricket tournament against Hong Kong, who on Thursday qualified for the six-nation event.