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13 hrs ago | The Nation
Former great Javed Miandad scents victory for Pakistan in the final of the Asia Cup against Sri Lanka saying the way the national team has been performing, there is no doubt that the team will bring title home.
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13 hrs ago | The Telegraph
Calcutta/Mirpur: Defending champions Pakistan will have to contend with injury issues to key players Shahid Afridi and Umar Gul as they take on a consistent Sri Lanka in the Asia Cup final, on Saturday, at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium.
16 hrs ago | Daily Mail
Chris Gayle bemoaned the England demise of his absent friend as he called the ECB's decision to sack Kevin Pietersen 'disrespectful.'
21 hrs ago | India.com
Kashmiris on micro blogging site twitter have developed a hash tag called #WearBlackBands to put their message across and also urge Pakistan cricket team to wear black arm bands in Asia cup final against Sri Lanka tomorrow in support of expelled Kashmiri students studying in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh.
23 hrs ago | BleacherReport
Although international cricket has a rich and glittering history, the game has also seen its reputation and integrity severely tested at various times.
Yesterday | Sporting Life
When England beat the world at cricket - still for the one and only time - in this competition four years ago, it was a shock to many.
Yesterday | The Cricketer International
Sri Lanka's national cricketers and their board have squared off over player income for the third year running, with the players steadfast in their rejection of the new annual contracts, a week after their previous agreements had expired.
Yesterday | Burnley Citizen
Moeen Ali is targeting a place among the England players heading to the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh after a thumb injury put Joe Root's participation in doubt.
Yesterday | Iol.co.za
The resounding thud of South Africa's fall on home soil capped an intriguing season of Test cricket that has seen the establishment rocked and an ambitious Australia return to court with a swagger.
Every major cricket nation has one, a player so overrated that it is hard to believe how he ever made it into the starting line-up in the first place; the exact opposite of the team's star man.
Sri Lanka and Pakistan will go head-to-head in the final of the 2014 Asia Cup on Saturday in Dhaka, and deservedly so, as they have clearly been the best teams in the competition.
Sri Lanka kept their unbeaten record in the 2014 Asia Cup as they narrowly defeated hosts Bangladesh in the final group game of the tournament, winning by three wickets.
Debashish Das says that less than 12 months away from the 2015 World Cup, Indian cricket is in 'a pathetic state' following a disappointing Asia Cup campaign in Bangladesh.
Warwickshire are still mulling over who will captain the team into the new season as Jim Troughton continues his recovery from a back operation.
Mirpur , Mar 6: Bangladesh frittered away a solid start as Sri Lankan spinners triggered a middle- order collapse to restrict the hosts to 204 for nine in an inconsequential Asia Cup match here today.Rookie off-spinner Ashan Priyanjan grabbed 2/11 from his three overs after Ajantha Mendis gave the breakthrough with two wickets in six balls.
Hitting out at his critics for questioning his place in the Pakistan team, all-rounder Shahid Afridi said he would quit the game the day he feels himself a burden to his team.
Dubai: Australian batsman David Warner and fast bowler Ryan Harris, heroes of Australia's 245-run win over host South Africa in the Cape Town Test have achieved their best-ever positions in the latest International Cricket Council Player Rankings for Tests, released Thursday.
New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor might have missed the last memorable home Test of the summer but has scooped the country's top cricket awards.