Bangladesh beat Afghanistan in last ball finish

  Abu Dhabi – Bangladesh paceman Mustafizur Rahman held his nerves to bowl a final dot ball in the 50th over to give his team a nerve-wracking three-run win over Afghanistan in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. Needing eight to win off the 50th over Afghanistan lost Rashid Khan for five off the second ball while Samiullah Shinwari […]

Asia Cup 2018: India beats Pakistan by 9 wickets

DUBAI: Openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan hit punishing centuries to steer an imperious India to a nine-wicket win over a listless Pakistan in the Asia Cup match in Dubai on Sunday. Sharma notched a 119-ball 111 not out for his 19th one-day hundred while Dhawan made a 100-ball 114 for his eighth century as […]

Pakistan vs Afghanistan, Asia Cup 2018 Highlights: Pakistan beat Afghanistan by three wickets

Pakistan vs Afghanistan, Asia Cup 2018 : Imam-ul-Haq may have bee the highest scorer, but Pakistan needed the experienced shoulders of Shoaib Malik to carry them through. They were cruising when Imam and Babar Azam were playing their 154-run second wicket partnership but Afghanistan looked like they were back in the game when Gulbuddin Naib, Mujib-ur-Rahman […]

India give Pakistan eight-wicket hiding in Dubai: Highlights

Despite all the hype that surrounded it, India and Pakistan’s showdown at the Dubai International Stadium was nothing more than a dead rubber in context of Asia Cup 2018 and it played out like one. On the day, Pakistan’s batting line-up fell to some astonishingly poor shot selection and to the efficiency of the Indian […]

Asia Cup 2018: India Avoid Scare, Beat Hong Kong By 26 Runs

Shikhar Dhawan returned to form with a brilliant 127-run knock as India registered their first win of the 2018 Asia Cup by defeating Hong Kong by 26 runs at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Tuesday. Although a superb 174-run opening stand between Nizakat Khan and skipper Anshuman Rath created a bit of a panic […]

Afghanistan knock Sri Lanka out of 2018 Asia Cup

In an abject surrender to Afghanistan, Sri Lanka lost a must-win game by 91 runs to be ousted from the Asia Cup on Monday (September 17). Set a target of 250, Sri Lanka were blown away by a collective bowling display by Afghanistan to be bowled out for 158. Sri Lanka have found themselves on […]

3rd Test: India set daunting 521-run target for England

Nottingham, Aug 20 (IANS) India declared their second innings at 352/7, setting a target of 521 runs for England to win the third Test with two days remaining at Trent Bridge here on Monday. Skipper Virat Kohli struck his 23rd Test ton, his fourth slowest century coming off 197 balls, to guide India to the […]