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Ibrahim Zadran: Player of the Match After Returning from Pakistan to Afghanistan

Ibrahim Zadran: Player of the Match After Returning from Pakistan to Afghanistan

After securing the Player of the Match (POTM) award for his outstanding 87-run performance against Pakistan in the ICC World Cup 2023, Afghanistan’s Ibrahim Zadran boldly expressed his thoughts. Zadran Dedicates POTM Win to Deported Afghans After Dominating Pakistan in ICC World Cup 2023 By Asian News International | Updated: October 24, 2023 08:07 AM IST | Read Time: 2 min Ibrahim Zadran, Afghanistan’s standout batter, delivered a resounding performance, scoring 87 runs against Pakistan in the ICC World Cup 2023. After receiving the Player of the Match (POTM) award, he made a profound statement, dedicating his achievement to those ...

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India Legends Criticize Pakistan Team Director's Peculiar World Cup Remarks

India Legends Criticize Pakistan Team Director’s Peculiar World Cup Remarks

“Pakistan Team Director Sparks Controversy Over World Cup Comments Pakistan’s team director, Mickey Arthur, ignited a controversy when he remarked that the 2023 Cricket World Cup resembled more of a BCCI event than an “ICC event.” His comments stemmed from the heckling of Pakistani cricketers, particularly Muhammad Rizwan, during their match against Team India in Ahmedabad. The crowd at the Narendra Modi Stadium taunted Muhammad Rizwan with religious slogans after he was dismissed for 49 by Jasprit Bumrah. This followed Rizwan dedicating his Player of the Match award in a previous game to the people of Palestine, drawing a strong ...

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Gautam Gambhir's Perspective: India-Pakistan Rivalry - A Detriment to Subcontinental Cricket

Gautam Gambhir’s Perspective: India-Pakistan Rivalry – A Detriment to Subcontinental Cricket

Gautam Gambhir’s Fascinating Perspective on the India-Pakistan Rivalry Post Rohit Sharma and Team’s World Cup 2023 Victory. “Former Indian Opener Gambhir Voices Concern Over India-Pakistan Rivalry Gautam Gambhir has expressed his concerns regarding the growing disparity between India and Pakistan in cricket. After India’s resounding victory against Pakistan in the 2023 Cricket World Cup, Gambhir remarked that the dominance enjoyed by the Rohit Sharma-led team does not bode well for subcontinental cricket. Gambhir pointed out that India has recently dominated the rivalry between the two nations. He believes that if India and Pakistan were to engage in a bilateral series ...

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2023 World Cup: Australia vs Sri Lanka at Lucknow's Ekana Cricket Stadium - Weather and Pitch Update.

2023 World Cup: Australia vs Sri Lanka at Lucknow’s Ekana Cricket Stadium – Weather and Pitch Update.

Australia and Sri Lanka enter the match with both teams experiencing dual losses at the beginning of their World Cup journeys. Australia’s World Cup campaign has had a rocky start, losing both of their initial matches. They were first outclassed by India and then suffered a 134-run defeat to South Africa in the 2023 World Cup. Reference: https://www.firstpost.com/firstcricket/sports-news/australia-vs-sri-lanka-world-cup-2023-ekana-cricket-stadium-lucknow-weather-pitch-report-13249172.html

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Shoaib Akhtar Criticizes Afridi and Pakistani Team: 'Rohit Humiliated Pakistan' in World Cup Defeat

Shoaib Akhtar Criticizes Afridi and Pakistani Team: ‘Rohit Humiliated Pakistan’ in World Cup Defeat

Rohit Sharma, the Indian captain, has garnered widespread acclaim from the cricket community, not only from Shoaib Akhtar, for his exceptional batting performance against Babar Azam’s Pakistan during the 2023 ICC World Cup. This remarkable display occurred on a Saturday at the Narendra Modi Stadium, further solidifying Rohit’s impressive track record in the One Day International (ODI) World Cup held in India. Rohit Sharma, an experienced opener, showcased a dazzling array of strokes, rendering the bowling attack led by Shaheen Shah Afridi utterly ineffective. Demonstrating his leadership and prowess as a captain, Rohit led India to a resounding seven-wicket victory, ...

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Watch: Virat Kohli Playfully Teases Mohammad Rizwan for Time-Wasting with Viral Clock Gesture

Watch: Virat Kohli Playfully Teases Mohammad Rizwan for Time-Wasting with Viral Clock Gesture

Virat Kohli Mocks Mohammad Rizwan’s Time-Wasting in India vs Pakistan World Cup 2023 Match Virat Kohli taunted Mohammad Rizwan for time-wasting during the India vs Pakistan match at the Cricket World Cup 2023, making a viral clock gesture. Kohli was displeased with Rizwan’s delay in getting ready to face the ball, as it could lead to fielding punishments under new rules if overs are not completed on time. Indian Bowlers Shine as They Dismiss Pakistan for 191 in the Cricket World Cup Clash The Indian cricket team’s bowlers showcased their skills in unity to dismiss Pakistan for a total of ...

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Joe Root Shuts Down ODI Retirement Speculation, Sets Sights on Upcoming Cricket World Cup

Joe Root Shuts Down ODI Retirement Speculation, Sets Sights on Upcoming Cricket World Cup

Joe Root is not considering ODI cricket retirement after the Cricket World Cup and is open to another four-year cycle. Despite England’s squad having several thirty-something players who may call time on their ODI careers, Root, at 32, has no major fitness concerns. While he has been out of England’s T20 squad for four years, he sees himself as more than a Test specialist. The future of 50-over cricket in a crowded global schedule is uncertain, but with the 2027 World Cup already awarded to South Africa, Namibia, and Zimbabwe, the event will continue. Root aims to participate and joked ...

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Australia vs Sri Lanka LIVE: ODI World Cup Cricket Score and Updates

Australia vs Sri Lanka LIVE: ODI World Cup Cricket Score and Updates

The ICC Test Championship spans a two-year cycle of matches among nine teams, concluding with a two-team final to determine the champion. New Zealand clinched the inaugural championship with a thrilling win over India in June 2021. The 50-over World Cup, established in 1975, boasts Australia as the record five-time champions (in 1987, 1999, 2003, 2007, and 2015). England claimed the 2019 title in a dramatic super-over victory against New Zealand, led by Ben Stokes, at Lord’s. In the shortest format, Twenty20, teams globally compete. This modern format has gained instant popularity, featuring highly lucrative competitions enjoyed worldwide. Australia holds ...

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Cricket World Cup 2023: England's Jos Buttler Elects to Bowl Against Afghanistan - Live Score Updates

Cricket World Cup 2023: England’s Jos Buttler Elects to Bowl Against Afghanistan – Live Score Updates

DI World Cup 2023: England’s Jos Buttler Elects to Bowl After Winning Toss Against Afghanistan – Live Update England’s skipper, Jos Buttler, won the toss and elected to bowl against Afghanistan in their ODI World Cup 2023 match on Sunday in New Delhi. England, led by Jos Buttler, faced an early seven-wicket defeat against New Zealand but rebounded with a convincing 137-run victory over Bangladesh. In contrast, Afghanistan is yet to secure a win, having lost both of their initial matches in the tournament. England enters the match as the favorite and aims for another comfortable victory. (Live Scorecard | ...

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India-Pakistan World Cup Clash Shatters Streaming Records on Disney Hotstar

India-Pakistan World Cup Clash Shatters Streaming Records on Disney Hotstar

The India-Pakistan World Cup 2023 Match Sets New Streaming Record on Disney Hotstar with 3.5 Crore Concurrent Viewers The ICC World Cup 2023 encounter between India and Pakistan, held on Saturday, created history by garnering a record-breaking 3.5 crore concurrent viewers on Disney Hotstar. This milestone, achieved during the clash of the titans on October 14, signifies a pivotal moment for the platform and digital sports viewership nationwide. Disney Hotstar’s statement confirmed this achievement as the highest peak concurrency number ever recorded in all cricket formats. Surpassing the previous record of 3.2 crore concurrent viewers set during the Indian Premier ...

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Jonathan Trott, Afghanistan's English Coach, Prepares for the ODI World Cup 2023 Clash Against England

Jonathan Trott, Afghanistan’s English Coach, Prepares for the ODI World Cup 2023 Clash Against England

Afghanistan’s coach, Jonathan Trott, will be facing his former team, England, as they meet in a World Cup match in New Delhi this Sunday. Trott’s journey to leading Afghanistan’s team is an intriguing one, resulting from the illness of another former England batsman, Graham Thorpe. Trott took over in July last year for a Twenty20 tour of Ireland leading up to the T20 World Cup in Australia. Trott, at 42 years old, boasts a career with over 200 international matches and previously worked as a batting coach for the England team during their 2021 tour of India. Despite their undeniable ...

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Shastri and Gavaskar Criticize Shaheen Afridi: 'He's No Wasim Akram, Nothing Special' After India WC Victory

Shastri and Gavaskar Criticize Shaheen Afridi: ‘He’s No Wasim Akram, Nothing Special’ After India WC Victory

Shaheen Afridi’s lackluster performance continued in the 2023 World Cup, as Pakistan suffered a heavy seven-wicket defeat to India in Ahmedabad. The much-anticipated showdown between Pakistan pacer Shaheen Afridi and the formidable Indian top order was a focal point of the blockbuster match at the Narendra Modi Stadium. With Pakistan setting a meager target of 192, the onus was on Shaheen to disrupt the Indian batting lineup, a task he has excelled at in the past. Despite being a tall left-arm seamer with the ability to generate late movement and trouble right-handed batsmen, Shaheen’s recent form woes persisted as India ...

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Virat Kohli's Heartwarming Gift to Babar Azam After India's World Cup Victory Over Pakistan

Virat Kohli’s Heartwarming Gift to Babar Azam After India’s World Cup Victory Over Pakistan

After India’s triumph over Pakistan in the 2023 World Cup, Virat Kohli had a special gift for Babar Azam. Despite not frequently facing each other on the cricket field, these two champions share profound mutual respect and admiration. Babar has long seen Kohli as a role model, while Kohli himself acknowledged Babar’s greatness in an interview last year, referring to him as “the top batter in the world across formats.” Their camaraderie extends to their interactions on social media, with Babar extending heartfelt wishes to Kohli during a rough patch in his form, and Kohli expressing gratitude for the well-wishes. ...

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It Seemed More Like a Bilateral BCCI Match Than an India-Pakistan World Cup Fixture: Mickey Arthur

It Seemed More Like a Bilateral BCCI Match Than an India-Pakistan World Cup Fixture: Mickey Arthur

The absence of Pakistan fans at the Narendra Modi Stadium during their World Cup clash with India has deeply disheartened the Pakistan team management, and their disappointment and criticism have been quite vocal. Mickey Arthur, the team director, expressed his concerns, emphasizing that the event felt more like a bilateral contest arranged by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) rather than a genuinely global championship governed by the International Cricket Council (ICC). Arthur didn’t mince his words, stating, “Look, I’d be lying if I said it did. It didn’t seem like an ICC event to be brutally ...

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India vs Pakistan: Shubman Gill Back to His Usual Business

India vs Pakistan: Shubman Gill Back to His Usual Business

After an extensive hour-long practice session in the nets, Shubman Gill stood outside, his bat in hand. Batting coach Vikram Rathour offered a supportive pat on the back as he inquired about Gill’s well-being. The young right-hander nodded in affirmation, exiting with his gear and two bats. Gill’s batting skills were in fine form as he faced various bowlers, including R Ashwin and Mohammed Shami, during the session. Dengue had sidelined him for the first two World Cup matches against Australia and Afghanistan, forcing him to spend a night in the hospital and miss his teammates’ journey to Delhi for ...

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Cricket World Cup 2023: Virat Kohli's 'Brandman-Esque' Stat and Its Implications for Pakistan

Cricket World Cup 2023: Virat Kohli’s ‘Brandman-Esque’ Stat and Its Implications for Pakistan

Virat Kohli’s supremacy against Pakistan in One Day Internationals (ODIs) has been nothing short of remarkable, particularly since 2015. As India faces Pakistan in their third ODI World Cup match at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, all eyes are on Kohli and his potential impact. Kohli boasts an impressive career average of 55 against Pakistan in ODIs, the highest among Indian players with 15+ innings. His strike rate against them in ODIs is also over 100. Notably, Kohli has significantly enhanced his performances against Pakistan in ODIs over the last 8 years. Since 2015, his record against Pakistan has ...

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India vs. Pakistan A Fierce Sporting Rivalry Captivating a Billion Watchful Eyes

India vs. Pakistan: A Fierce Sporting Rivalry Captivating a Billion Watchful Eyes

In the world of cricket, there exists no rivalry as intense and passionately followed as the one between India and Pakistan. When these two nations face off on the cricket field, it’s more than just a game – it’s a collision of histories, emotions, and geopolitics. The upcoming men’s cricket World Cup match between India and Pakistan is no exception. This contest, set to unfold at the iconic Narendra Modi Stadium, with its colossal capacity of 132,000 spectators, has captured the imagination of millions. The excitement is so profound that hotel prices in Ahmedabad, the stadium’s host city, have soared ...

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Virat Kohli's Historic World Cup Milestone: A Sedate Fifty in Delhi vs Afghanistan Sets New Record

Virat Kohli’s Historic World Cup Milestone: A Sedate Fifty in Delhi vs Afghanistan Sets New Record

Virat Kohli’s Record-Breaking Performance Propels India to an 8-Wicket Victory Over Afghanistan In a stunning display of skill, Virat Kohli remained unbeaten on 55 runs, securing India’s dominant 8-wicket win against Afghanistan. Kohli’s sedate yet impressive innings in his hometown of Delhi marked another record-breaking moment. Prior to this, Rohit Sharma blazed a trail with his explosive 131-run knock from just 84 balls. Former Indian captain Virat Kohli continues his record-breaking spree in International Cricket. After delivering an exceptional 85-run performance under challenging conditions against Australia, the batting maestro notched up yet another fifty in the second encounter against Afghanistan. ...

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Rizwan's Hilarious Response to 'Cramp' Question Amuses Simon Doull After PAK vs SL Game

Rizwan’s Hilarious Response to ‘Cramp’ Question Amuses Simon Doull After PAK vs SL Game

In a thrilling World Cup encounter at Hyderabad, Pakistan secured their second consecutive victory, showcasing exceptional batting skills as they successfully chased down a formidable target of 345 against Sri Lanka. Mohammad Rizwan and Abdullah Shafique, Pakistan’s batters, delivered stunning centuries, leading their team to a remarkable six-wicket win. Sri Lanka had appeared dominant after Kusal Mendis and Sadeera Samarawickrama notched up centuries, setting a challenging target of 345. However, Pakistan’s response was remarkable. Mohammad Rizwan’s unbeaten 131 and Abdullah Shafique’s 113 helped them achieve the highest successful run-chase in World Cup history, surpassing Ireland’s previous record of 329 against ...

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Cricket World Cup: Mohammad Rizwan, the Anchor, Thrives Under Pressure in Pakistan's Crucial Chase

Cricket World Cup: Mohammad Rizwan, the Anchor, Thrives Under Pressure in Pakistan’s Crucial Chase

In front of a fervent crowd of over 25,000 at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium during the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, Pakistan faced a formidable task after Sri Lanka posted 344 to chase. The responsibility fell on Abdullah Shafique, stepping up in place of the out-of-form Fakhar Zaman, as Pakistan lost both Babar Azam and Imam-ul-Haq early. However, Mohammad Rizwan, the constant guiding force, anchored the innings. He came to the crease in the 8th over, initially experiencing a near miss off his fifth delivery, and settled in. As Shafique opened up on the other end, Rizwan played a ...