The friendly pat-on-the-back camaraderie is good on a people-to-people basis but when it comes to sports, a little bit of competitive spirit can greatly add to the fun of the game.
The spirit of cricket rules the people of Pakistan and India like nothing else.
“We have got a good start to our batting, so we need to take the total to 450-500 and then bowl our team to success,” says Shaheen
With Australia already through to the semi-finals, SA had more to play for as a win would have sealed a spot in the top four.
“Reverse swing is going to be the biggest factor in the last Test," says Cummins.
Babar Azam misses out on maiden double century, Mohammad Rizwan gets a 100 as second Test is saved.
If the PCB and the chandelier are telling the truth, the Aussie should not be allowed to hurt the PSL brand.
"We are working closely with the Pakistan Cricket Board and all the authorities [regarding the tour]," says CA chief.
The visitors came into the day-night Adelaide Test on the back of a nine-wicket mauling in Brisbane.
Rohit picked up an injury to his left hamstring during a training session in Mumbai last week.
Mohammad Wasim, Shadab Khan claim four and three wickets, respectively.
“It is a reminder goal for all of us," he says.
The star batsman was not informed about his “sacking” beforehand, according to one Indian media report.
Sajid Khan finishes with 12 for the match; Babar also claims maiden Test wicket.
“Significant change is required at Yorkshire County Cricket Club," says new chairman Kamlesh Patel.
The ACB said it had mutually decided with Klusener not to extend his contract, which is due to expire on Dec 31.
Bangladesh has also included pace bowler Taskin Ahmed, who missed the first Test due to a finger injury.
Shaheen Afridi's 5-32 helped Pakistan bowl out Bangladesh for 157 runs in the second innings, setting Pakistan a 202-run target.
Poor results coupled with injuries to key Bangladesh players mean Pakistan are overwhelming favourites for the match.
Captain Rohit Sharma smashed 56 off 31 balls to fire the hosts to a strong 184-7 in the dead rubber at Eden Gardens.
Allardice was appointed as interim CEO in March when Manu Sawhney was suspended on the findings of a cultural review.
"Shaheen Shah Afridi has been fined 15 per cent of his match fees for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct," says ICC.
Fakhar Zaman and Khushdil Shah put the visitors back on track after they slumped to 24-4 in the chase.
“The word Paki was used constantly and no one ever stamped it out. I felt isolated, humiliated at times," Rafiq told lawmakers.
The Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 will be hosted by the USA for the first time along with West Indies, which staged the event in 2010.
A total of 45 matches will be contested across Australia with the final under lights at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Mitchell Marsh smashed an unbeaten 77 to power the Kangaroos to their maiden T20 World Cup title.
“In October next year, we’ll launch an Under-19 PSL,” Ramiz Raja says.
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Ireland’s Laura Delany has also secured the title in the women's category.