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Gulf News
Uncapped Markram to open for South Africanew coach Ottis Gibson.The second and final test will be played in Bloemfontein
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
new coach Ottis Gibson.The second and final test will be played in Bloemfontein from October 6-10.— Reuters South Africa: Faf du Plessis (captain), Hashim Amla, Temba Bavuma, Theunis de Bruyn, Quinton de Kock, Dean Elgar, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Markram to Make Test Debut in Potchof the process to build for the future and at the same time maintain our hard c
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of the process to build for the future and at the same time maintain our hard core of experience." Proteas Test squad: Faf du Plessis (captain), Hashim Amla, Temba Bavuma, Theunis de Bruyn, Quinton de Kock, Dean Elgar, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Uncapped Aiden Markram to open for South Africa in Test vs Bangladeshfor new coach Ottis Gibson. The second and final test will be played in Bloemf
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
for new coach Ottis Gibson. The second and final test will be played in Bloemfontein from Oct. 6-10. South Africa squad: Faf du Plessis (captain), Hashim Amla, Temba Bavuma, Theunis de Bruyn, Quinton de Kock, Dean Elgar, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Impressive Markram set for Proteas Test debutto build for the future and at the same time maintain our hard core of experien
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
to build for the future and at the same time maintain our hard core of experience," concluded Zondi. Proteas Test squad: Faf du Plessis (captain), Hashim Amla (Cape Cobras), Temba Bavuma (Cape Cobras), Theunis de Bruyn (Knights), Quinton de Kock... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Who should England pick for the Ashes?a less fearsome pitch than it once was - rather than in Brisbane, and to find a
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
a less fearsome pitch than it once was - rather than in Brisbane, and to find an Australian team badly out of kilter. Under Faf du Plessis' savvy leadership the South Africans won in Perth and easily in Hobart too. Then Australian heads rolled,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Captain Markram Powers Titans On Opening Dayfours) to ensure his side reached the close on a powerful 373 for six after win
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
fours) to ensure his side reached the close on a powerful 373 for six after winning the toss and batting. Proteas captain Faf du Plessis also found some form by making 96 (136 balls, 12 fours, 1 six) and shared in a mighty 193-run third-wicket... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gibson Outlines Plans for Proteasmust start fresh in a new set-up and begin working on new relationships. He has
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
must start fresh in a new set-up and begin working on new relationships. He has already started that process with captain Faf du Plessis . "We've spoken plenty. Part of why I'm sitting here is that over the years I've been able to build and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Cricket's New Sheriff Is in Townbut are those quality senior players invested in getting back to the top again?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
but are those quality senior players invested in getting back to the top again?" His captain in all formats will be Faf du Plessis, and Gibson confirmed that he had already had a few chats to the skipper over the phone. Gibson may have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Titans Look for Strong Start Against Dolphinsbe key for some of the teams, particularly a side like the Titans, who have a h
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
be key for some of the teams, particularly a side like the Titans, who have a host of them available. National captain Faf du Plessis heads the list, while the squad also boasts the likes of Quinton de Kock, Dean Elgar, Morne Morkel and Tabraiz... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Markram Named As Titans Captainfrom September 19 to 22. Aiden Markram (captain), Farhaan Behardien, Junior Da
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
from September 19 to 22. Aiden Markram (captain), Farhaan Behardien, Junior Dala, Henry Davids, Quinton de Kock, Tony de Zorzi, Faf du Plessis, Dean Elgar, Morne Morkel, Alfred Mothoa, Rowan Richards, Tabraiz Shamsi, Malusi Siboto, Jonathan Va... Read more
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Gulf News
‘World XI tour a good start for Pakistan’Plessis, however, says its too early to talk of South Africa playing a series i
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
Plessis, however, says its too early to talk of South Africa playing a series in Pakistan Lahore: South African skipper Faf du Plessis on Saturday admitted he was nervous ahead of the World XI tour of Pakistan but praised the hosts for ensuring... Read more
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iafrica.com
Du Plessis hails Pakistan progressFaf du Plessis. Credit: The Yellow Cap. South African skipper Faf du Plessis S
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Faf du Plessis. Credit: The Yellow Cap. South African skipper Faf du Plessis Saturday admitted he was nervous ahead of the World XI tour of Pakistan but praised the hosts for ensuring a safe series which he said would help its revival of... Read more
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8d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy announces retirement from Test cricketInvestec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showi
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 8 days ago
Investec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showing meant he made way when Proteas captain Faf du Plessis returned to the ranks. "I have decided to retire from first-class and Test match cricket with immediate... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy announces retirement from Test cricketInvestec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showi
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
Investec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showing meant he made way when Proteas captain Faf du Plessis returned to the ranks. "I have decided to retire from first-class and Test match cricket with immediate... Read more
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8d
EveningTimes Online
South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy announces retirement from Test cricketInvestec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showi
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
Investec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showing meant he made way when Proteas captain Faf du Plessis returned to the ranks. "I have decided to retire from first-class and Test match cricket with immediate... Read more
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8d
Oxford Mail
South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy announces retirement from Test cricketInvestec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showi
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Investec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showing meant he made way when Proteas captain Faf du Plessis returned to the ranks. "I have decided to retire from first-class and Test match cricket with immediate... Read more
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8d
Gazette
South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy announces retirement from Test cricketInvestec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showi
Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Investec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showing meant he made way when Proteas captain Faf du Plessis returned to the ranks. "I have decided to retire from first-class and Test match cricket with immediate... Read more
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8d
guardian-series
South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy announces retirement from Test cricketInvestec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showi
guardian-series / Posted 8 days ago
Investec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showing meant he made way when Proteas captain Faf du Plessis returned to the ranks. "I have decided to retire from first-class and Test match cricket with immediate... Read more
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8d
Greenock Telegraph
South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy announces retirement from Test cricketInvestec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showi
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Investec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showing meant he made way when Proteas captain Faf du Plessis returned to the ranks. "I have decided to retire from first-class and Test match cricket with immediate... Read more
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Harrow Times
South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy announces retirement from Test cricketInvestec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showi
Harrow Times / Posted 8 days ago
Investec series opener against England at Lord’s this summer but a dismal showing meant he made way when Proteas captain Faf du Plessis returned to the ranks. "I have decided to retire from first-class and Test match cricket with immediate... Read more
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8d
Pakistan News Tribune
Pakistan defeated World XI by 33 runsWorld XI by 33 runs in a gripping contest for the Independence Cup at Lahore's
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
World XI by 33 runs in a gripping contest for the Independence Cup at Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium on Friday. World XI skipper Faf du Plessis won the toss today and put Pakistan in to bat first, as was the case in the first two matches of the... Read more
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8d
iafrica.com
Pakistan beat World XIon Tuesday before World XI levelled the series with a seven-wicket victory in t
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
on Tuesday before World XI levelled the series with a seven-wicket victory in the second on Wednesday. World XI captain Faf du Plessis hailed the series as a big step and success. "This has been a huge success," said du Plessis. "We wanted to... Read more
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8d
Hindustantimes.com
JP Duminy, South Africa all-rounder, announces retirement from Test cricketformat. During the series against England, the pressure for Duminy to hang on
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
format. During the series against England, the pressure for Duminy to hang on to his Test spot grew, with skipper Faf du Plessis admitting that the left-hander was “under pressure”. After managing only 17 runs in the first two Tests,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Faf du Plessis welcomes more international games in Pakistan after World XI seriesreached 183 for four in their 20 overs before restricting the star-studded Worl
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
reached 183 for four in their 20 overs before restricting the star-studded World XI team led by South African captain Faf du Plessis to 150 for eight. Pakistan has only hosted one international series since militants attacked a bus... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Pakistan celebrate cricket return with Twenty20 series triumph over World XIon Tuesday before World XI levelled the series with a seven-wicket victory in t
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
on Tuesday before World XI levelled the series with a seven-wicket victory in the second on Wednesday. World XI captain Faf du Plessis hailed the series as a big step and success. "This has been a huge success," said du Plessis. "We wanted to... Read more
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9d
Channel NewsAsia
Pakistan beats World XI in final T20, anticipates return of international cricketreached 183 for four in their 20 overs before restricting the star-studded Worl
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
reached 183 for four in their 20 overs before restricting the star-studded World XI team led by South African captain Faf du Plessis to 150 for eight. Pakistan has only hosted one international series since militants attacked a bus... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pakistan celebrate cricket return with series triumphon Tuesday before World XI levelled the series with a seven-wicket victory in t
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
on Tuesday before World XI levelled the series with a seven-wicket victory in the second on Wednesday. World XI captain Faf du Plessis hailed the series as a big step and success. "This has been a huge success," said du Plessis. "We wanted to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan vs ICC World XI: Ahmed Shehzad, Babar Azam powers hosts to 183/4both openers – Ahmed Shehzad and Fakhar Zaman – looking to score quick runs fro
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
both openers – Ahmed Shehzad and Fakhar Zaman – looking to score quick runs from the very first ball. ICC World XI skipper Faf Du Plessis decided to start proceedings with off-spinner Samuel Badree, but the batsmen were up to the task as he was... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan’s Mohammad Irfan eyes return vs Sri Lanka after completing fixing banresume his career. Expressing his disappointment at missing out on the ongoing
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
resume his career. Expressing his disappointment at missing out on the ongoing Independence Cup involving Pakistan and the Faf du Plessis-led World XI side, Irfan said: “I was very unlucky to have the ban at a time when international cricket was... Read more
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Canberra Times
Pakistan takes step forward but remains off-limits for Australian cricket teamsto start hosting meaningful games again. Progress: Hashim Amla is part of a Wo
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
to start hosting meaningful games again. Progress: Hashim Amla is part of a World XI team touring Pakistan. Photo: AP Faf du Plessis captains the World XI side, which also features other high-profile South Africans Hashim Amla, Morne Morkel... Read more
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The Age
Pakistan takes step forward but remains off-limits for Australian cricket teamsto start hosting meaningful games again. Progress: Hashim Amla is part of a Wo
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
to start hosting meaningful games again. Progress: Hashim Amla is part of a World XI team touring Pakistan. Photo: AP Faf du Plessis captains the World XI side, which also features other high-profile South Africans Hashim Amla, Morne Morkel... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Pakistan takes step forward but remains off-limits for Australian cricket teamsto start hosting meaningful games again. Progress: Hashim Amla is part of a Wo
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
to start hosting meaningful games again. Progress: Hashim Amla is part of a World XI team touring Pakistan. Photo: AP Faf du Plessis captains the World XI side, which also features other high-profile South Africans Hashim Amla, Morne Morkel... Read more
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Gulf News
Stage set for thrilling finale in Independence Cup3-0-23-2 (1nb), Tahir 3-0-29-1 (1w) World XI Tamim Iqbal c Malik b Khan 23 H
Gulf News / Posted 10 days ago
3-0-23-2 (1nb), Tahir 3-0-29-1 (1w) World XI Tamim Iqbal c Malik b Khan 23 Hashim Amla not out 72 T. Paine b Wasim 10 Faf du Plessis c Shadab b Nawaz 20 T. Perera not out 47 Extras: (lb1, w2) 3 Total: (for three wickets; 19.5 overs)... Read more
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Gulf News
ICC backs return of international matches in Pakistanthat Pakistan could safely host their teams.Pakistan won the series opener on M
Gulf News / Posted 10 days ago
that Pakistan could safely host their teams.Pakistan won the series opener on Monday by 20 runs, spurred by a quick-fire 86 by batsman Babar Azam before holding off a star-studded World XI batting line-up led by South African captain Faf du Ple... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan vs World XI: Desperate barber offers free haircuts for T20 match ticketseries is level at 1-1. Pakistan won the series opener against World XI by 20 r
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
series is level at 1-1. Pakistan won the series opener against World XI by 20 runs, courtesy a quick-fire 86 by Babar Azam. Faf du Plessis-led World XI won the second match by seven wickets, with the final game set to take place in Lahore on... Read more
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asianage
'I just went with the flow': Preity Zinta on buying South African cricket teampurchased a stake in a cricket team called Stellenbosch franchise based out of
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
purchased a stake in a cricket team called Stellenbosch franchise based out of Boland Park in Paarl. South African skipper Faf du Plessis is also the captain of the team that Preity Zinta owns now. “This was not a planned move so I just went with... Read more
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The Age
ICC backs return of international matches to Pakistanto help a particular member country." Pakistan won the series opener on Monday
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
to help a particular member country." Pakistan won the series opener on Monday by 20 runs, spurred by a quick-fire 86 by batsman Babar Azam before holding off a star-studded World XI batting line-up led by South African captain Faf d... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ICC backs return of international matches to Pakistanto help a particular member country." Pakistan won the series opener on Monday
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
to help a particular member country." Pakistan won the series opener on Monday by 20 runs, spurred by a quick-fire 86 by batsman Babar Azam before holding off a star-studded World XI batting line-up led by South African captain Faf d... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Faf du Plessis-led World XI tour to Pakistan will send out positive message: ICC CEOimproved and satisfactory," Richardson said at a news conference in Lahore. Th
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
improved and satisfactory," Richardson said at a news conference in Lahore. The World XI led by the South African captain Faf du Plessis played their first T20 International on Tuesday against Pakistan before a packed Gaddafi Stadium. The tour... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
International Cricket Council backs return of international cricket to Pakistanby a quick-fire 86 by batsman Babar Azam before holding off a star-studded Worl
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
by a quick-fire 86 by batsman Babar Azam before holding off a star-studded World XI batting line-up led by South African captain Faf du Plessis. The World XI won the second match by seven wickets, with the final game set to take place o... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Hashim Amla, Thisara Perera lead World XI to 7 wicket win over Pakistan in 2nd T20wicket off just 35 balls. That partnership lifted the World XI after they lost
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
wicket off just 35 balls. That partnership lifted the World XI after they lost Tamim Iqbal (23), Tim Paine (10) and skipper Faf du Plessis (20). "It was a very happy day," said Perera. "Hash (Amla) told me to stay till the last moment because we... Read more
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The Hindu
Amla, Perera power World XI to 7-wicket win vs Pakistanof 175-3 in 19.5 overs. Pakistan, which was restricted to 174-6, looked on top
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
of 175-3 in 19.5 overs. Pakistan, which was restricted to 174-6, looked on top in the 14th over when it dismissed captain Faf du Plessis for 106-3. But Perera took charge in the last five overs as he cut loose against Pakistan seamers Sohail Khan... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Preity Zinta buys another team!cricketing team, called Stellenbosch, in South Africa’s T20 Global League (T20G
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
cricketing team, called Stellenbosch, in South Africa’s T20 Global League (T20GL) for $30 million. South African skipper Faf du Plessis is the captain of the team that Preity now owns. “This was not a planned move so I just went with the flow.... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Perera leads World XI to win over Pakistanoff just 35 balls. That partnership lifted the World XI after they lost Tamim
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
off just 35 balls. That partnership lifted the World XI after they lost Tamim Iqbal (23), Tim Paine (10) and skipper Faf du Plessis (20). “It was a very happy day,” said Perera. “Hash (Amla) told me to stay till the last moment because we... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Thisara Perera leaves it late to blast World XI to victory in Lahorestability in the tourists’ top order after being set a target of 175 as Tamim I
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 11 days ago
stability in the tourists’ top order after being set a target of 175 as Tamim Iqbal (23), Tim Paine (10) and captain Faf du Plessis (20) all fell cheaply. Pakistan shared the runs among the top order with the hero from the first match, Babar... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Thisara Perera leaves it late to blast World XI to victory in Lahorestability in the tourists’ top order after being set a target of 175 as Tamim I
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
stability in the tourists’ top order after being set a target of 175 as Tamim Iqbal (23), Tim Paine (10) and captain Faf du Plessis (20) all fell cheaply. Pakistan shared the runs among the top order with the hero from the first match, Babar... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Thisara Perera leaves it late to blast World XI to victory in Lahorestability in the tourists’ top order after being set a target of 175 as Tamim I
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
stability in the tourists’ top order after being set a target of 175 as Tamim Iqbal (23), Tim Paine (10) and captain Faf du Plessis (20) all fell cheaply. Pakistan shared the runs among the top order with the hero from the first match, Babar... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Thisara Perera leaves it late to blast World XI to victory in Lahorestability in the tourists’ top order after being set a target of 175 as Tamim I
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 days ago
stability in the tourists’ top order after being set a target of 175 as Tamim Iqbal (23), Tim Paine (10) and captain Faf du Plessis (20) all fell cheaply. Pakistan shared the runs among the top order with the hero from the first match, Babar... Read more
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Gazette
Thisara Perera leaves it late to blast World XI to victory in Lahorestability in the tourists’ top order after being set a target of 175 as Tamim I
Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
stability in the tourists’ top order after being set a target of 175 as Tamim Iqbal (23), Tim Paine (10) and captain Faf du Plessis (20) all fell cheaply. Pakistan shared the runs among the top order with the hero from the first match, Babar... Read more
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guardian-series
Thisara Perera leaves it late to blast World XI to victory in Lahorestability in the tourists’ top order after being set a target of 175 as Tamim I
guardian-series / Posted 11 days ago
stability in the tourists’ top order after being set a target of 175 as Tamim Iqbal (23), Tim Paine (10) and captain Faf du Plessis (20) all fell cheaply. Pakistan shared the runs among the top order with the hero from the first match, Babar... Read more
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