Pakistan Super League 2017 (PSL) WInner

In what turned out to be a one-sided Pakistan Super League 2017 final, the Peshawar Zalmidefeated the Quetta Gladiators in the title-decider to lift the trophy. Darren Sammy hammered a quick-fire 28 down the order to become the difference between a score of 125 and 148 and on that slow and sluggish surface, the Gladiators were able to manage just 90 in reply. Mohammad Asghargrabbed three wickets while Hasan Ali and Wahab Riaz scalped two apiece. Continue reading Pakistan Super League 2017 (PSL) WInner

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No top Pakistan cricketer applies for position of head coach

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No top Pakistani cricketer has applied for the position of head coach of the national team with some prominent players including Mohsin Khan, Moin Khan and Aaqib Javed insisting they don’t want to waste their time on paperwork when the cricket board has already made up its mind to appoint a foreign coach. Continue reading No top Pakistan cricketer applies for position of head coach

16-year-old batsman Jason Sangha becomes youngest NSW cricket rookie

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From one-handed catches to incredible comebacks, these are the most exciting, silly and downright crazy plays in the sport world this week.
Teen prodigy Jason Sangha has become the youngest player in NSW cricket history to be awarded a state rookie contract. Continue reading 16-year-old batsman Jason Sangha becomes youngest NSW cricket rookie

History of Cricket

Pollock_to_Hussey The game of cricket has a known history beginning in the late 16th century. Having originated in south-east England, it became the country’s national sport in the 18th century and has developed globally in the 19th and 20th centuries. International matches have been played since 1844, although international Test cricket began, retrospectively recognized, in 1877. Cricket is the world’s second most popular spectator sport after association football. Governance is by the International Cricket Council (ICC) which has over one hundred members although only ten play Test cricket.

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