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Gujarat Titans Aim to Extend Home Dominance Against Punjab Kings

Shubman Gill’s Gujarat Titans are eyeing their third consecutive home victory as they face the struggling Punjab Kings in Ahmedabad. Despite the absence of Hardik Pandya, Gill has led the Titans to two wins out of three games, all achieved at home. Their upcoming clash against the Punjab Kings presents an intriguing battle, with Gill, a Punjab native, captaining the Titans against his home state team.

Mushfiqur Rahim Forced Out of Sri Lanka Test Series Due to Thumb Injury:

Bangladesh’s wicket-keeper, Mushfiqur Rahim, has been sidelined from the upcoming two-match Test series against Sri Lanka due to a thumb injury. The team’s physiotherapist, Bayjedul Islam Khan, confirmed that the 36-year-old batter would need a minimum of three weeks to recuperate from the injury, effectively ruling him out of the Test series set to begin on March 22.

Ravi Bopara Stands by Mohammad Nawaz, Hails Rising Talent in Karachi Kings:

Karachi Kings’ assistant coach Ravi Bopara expressed his unwavering support for the seasoned all-rounder Mohammad Nawaz during a post-match press conference following the team’s defeat against Multan Sultans. Bopara emphasized Nawaz’s wealth of experience in T20 cricket and international matches, labeling him as a valuable asset for the team.

Mohammad Amir Rejects Reports of Discord with Babar Azam:

Quetta Gladiators’ fast bowler Mohammad Amir has lauded Peshawar Zalmi’s captain, Babar Azam, for his stellar batting performance in the ongoing Pakistan Super League (PSL) season 9. Addressing the media in Karachi, Amir clarified that there is no ‘enmity’ with the star batter, emphasizing that any previous criticism was solely based on performance.

Pakistani Motorsports Accelerates: Omni Racing Team Gears Up for Dubai Endurance Championship:

In Karachi, Pakistani motorsports takes a significant stride forward as the Omni Racing team, comprised of the nation’s foremost racing drivers – Syed Ovais Naqvi (c), Shahzeb Qureshi, Omer Khuhro, and Sanaan Jamali – readies itself to compete in the inaugural round of the Dubai Endurance Championship 2024 on February 24.

Pakistan Dominates in Davis Cup Juniors; Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi Takes Helm at PTF:

In Islamabad, Pakistan delivered a resounding 3-0 victory over Guam, securing their position atop Pool H and advancing to the elite top eight in the ongoing Davis Cup Juniors (Under-16) Tournament in Sri Lanka. Following their earlier triumph against Bahrain with an identical scoreline, Pakistan maintained their dominance against Guam.

ITF Pakistan Zainab Ali Naqvi Memorial World Junior Championship Leg-2: A Tribute to Talent and Resilience:

The Pakistan Tennis Federation is honored to announce the commencement of the ITF Pakistan Zainab Ali Naqvi Memorial World Junior Championship Leg-2, taking place at the PTF-SDA Tennis Complex in Islamabad. This event stands as a tribute to the late Zainab Ali Naqvi, a promising junior tennis player tragically lost in Islamabad last week.

Farhan, van der Dussen drive Qalandars to imposing total against United:

LAHORE: Rassie van der Dussen and Sahibzada Farhan’s rapid half-centuries propelled Lahore Qalandars to a commanding total of 195/5 against Islamabad United in the inaugural match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 9. Islamabad United won the toss and elected to field first against Lahore Qalandars in the opening encounter of the ninth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore on Saturday.

Don’t Miss Out: ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 Public Ticket Ballot Now Open!

The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 public ticket ballot is now live and will remain open until 7 February 2024. Fans can apply for tickets at t20worldcup.com to join the excitement of this historic cricketing event, set to captivate audiences in the West Indies and USA from 1-29 June 2024. Tickets are available starting from just US$6, with over 260,000 tickets priced at US$25 and under across the group stage, Super Eight, and semi-finals.

Aamer Jamal’s Resilience and Heroics Propel Pakistan in the Third Test Against Australia:

In the third Test against Australia in Sydney, Pakistan faced early setbacks after choosing to bat first. Both openers were dismissed for ducks, leaving Shan Masood’s team at 4-2 within 1.4 overs. Mohammad Rizwan provided stability, but it was Aamer Jamal’s outstanding late innings, scoring 82 runs in 97 balls, that guided Pakistan to a competitive total of 313 runs by the stumps of day one.

ICC Awards 2023 Nominees Set to be Unveiled Ahead of Global Vote:

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the schedule for the ICC Awards 2023, which will spotlight the standout performers in international cricket over the past year. The program will encompass 13 categories, recognizing individual excellence in men’s and women’s cricket formats, culminating in prestigious awards like the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Men’s Cricketer of the Year and the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy for ICC Women’s Cricketer of the Year.

Pakistan T20I Squad Set to Depart for New Zealand on January 3:

Cricket enthusiasts are eagerly anticipating the departure of the Pakistan T20I team to New Zealand, scheduled for the night of January 3 via Dubai. The team concluded their training regimen at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium, under the watchful eye of high-performance coach Yasir Arafat. Notably, fast bowler Mohammad Hasnain actively participated in the last training session.

Test Squad Unveiled for South Africa’s Challenging Tour of New Zealand:

South Africa has officially disclosed its 14-player squad set to embark on a two-match Test series against New Zealand next month. The tour poses a significant challenge for the newcomers, considering the World Test Championship (WTC) points at stake and the historical record to uphold. Notably, New Zealand has never managed to secure victory against South Africa in a men’s Test series to date.

Stellar Performance by Shaheen Shah Afridi and Mir Hamza Shifts Momentum in Melbourne Test

In the gripping Melbourne Test, the left-arm fast bowling pair of Shaheen Shah Afridi and Mir Hamza made a significant impact against the seasoned Australian batting lineup. Displaying their prowess, both bowlers claimed three wickets each, leaving Australia struggling at 187-6 by stumps, in response to Pakistan’s 264.

Danish Kaneria Expresses Frustration Over PCB’s Removal of His Bowling Performances:

Former Pakistani spinner Danish Kaneria criticized the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for removing his name from the list of top bowling performances in Australia. Kaneria expressed his discontent on X (formerly Twitter) on Saturday, stating, “Just look at the audacity of the PCB. I took 24 wickets in 5 matches in Australia, but they removed my name from the list.” He characterized this act as a “living example of sheer discrimination against me.”

Mohammad Nawaz Steps In for Noman Ali in Ongoing Test Series Against Australia:

In a recent development, the national selection committee, led by Wahab Riaz, has given the nod to Mohammad Nawaz as the replacement for Noman Ali in the current Test series against Australia. Noman Ali, the left-arm spinner, had to withdraw from the three-Test match series after being diagnosed with acute appendicitis, leading to a surgical procedure today.

Pat Cummins Shatters IPL Records: Becomes Priciest Player as Hyderabad Secures Star, Mitchell Joins Chennai in High-Stakes Auction:

Australia’s World Cup-winning captain Pat Cummins has made history by becoming the costliest player in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Sunrisers Hyderabad secured his services for a record-breaking 205 million rupees ($2.47 million), surpassing the previous highest bid of $2.23 million held by England’s Sam Curran. Cummins, who sat out the previous IPL due to a busy schedule, expressed his excitement about joining Hyderabad for the upcoming season.

Islamabad United just upped the PSL ante by securing the Shah brothers, a rising trio that electrifies the upcoming season:

The franchise, known for strategic player grabs, recently drafted young guns Hunain and Ubaid Shah to join forces with the fiery Naseem Shah. Addressing whispers of nepotism head-on, Naseem, the eldest brother, emphasized their merit-based selections. “I’m not the chief selector,” he declared, nipping favoritism concerns in the bud. “Their talent, not family ties, earned them their spots.”

Pakistan Announces Test Squad for Perth Opener, Debutants Jamal and Shahzad Set to Shine:

Lahore, Pakistan: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) unveiled the 11-member squad for the much-anticipated first Test against Australia at the iconic Perth Cricket Stadium. The team boasts a strong batting lineup, led by the experienced trio of Imam-ul-Haq, Abdullah Shafique, and Captain Shan Masood. Babar Azam and the gritty Saud Shakeel bolster the middle order, while wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed brings his experience and batting prowess.

India vs Pakistan U19 Asia Cup 2023: Azan Awais’ Century Guides Pakistan to Easy Eight-Wicket Win:

Dubai, December 10, 2023: Azan Awais’ magnificent century led Pakistan to a comfortable eight-wicket victory over arch-rivals India in the U19 Asia Cup 2023 match played in Dubai on Sunday. Chasing a modest target of 264, Pakistan reached the target in just 47 overs, losing only two wickets in the process.

Pakistan Women’s Cricket Team Aims for Continued Success in ODI Series Against New Zealand:

Queenstown, December 11, 2023: Building on their thrilling T20I series victory, the Pakistan Women’s Cricket team led by Nida Dar is determined to impress in the upcoming ODI series against New Zealand. With three crucial ICC Women’s Championship matches scheduled for December 12, 15, and 18, the team is hungry for further success.

India won by Sri lanka,Asia cup final 2023:

In a thrilling showdown on the cricketing stage, India emerged triumphant against Sri Lanka in the Asia Cup 2023. The battle was intense, the competition fierce, but India’s skill and determination prevailed, securing their well-deserved victory. With hearts pounding and fans roaring, this match will be etched in cricketing history as a testament to India’s prowess on the field. Congratulations, Team India, for your remarkable achievement in the Asia Cup

Cricket World Cup 2023

Celebrated by cricket enthusiasts worldwide, the Cricket World Cup is the pinnacle of international cricketing excellence. It’s a stage where nations showcase their talent, tenacity, and teamwork, vying for the coveted trophy. In the spirit of sportsmanship and camaraderie, teams from diverse backgrounds come together, each ball and bat swing echoing the hopes and dreams of millions of fans. With every edition, the Cricket World Cup engrains itself deeper into the annals of cricket history, delivering moments of pure excitement and enduring sporting legends.

Asia Cup 2023

“The Asia Cup, a premier cricketing tournament in the heart of the Asian continent, unites nations through the passion and excitement of the sport. Featuring top teams from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and more, it’s a showcase of cricketing excellence and fierce rivalries. With thrilling matches and unforgettable moments, the Asia Cup is where cricket meets regional pride, transcending borders and celebrating the spirit of the game.”