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  1. PCB unhappy with information minister Pervez Rasheed's comment...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DNA India

    ... the security cordon around the stadium where the second one-day international was taking place between Pakistan and Zimbabwe. According to the minister, the attempted attack was foiled outside the outer security cordon and a kilometer away from the ...

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  2. 'Suicide bomber' behind explosion that killed two at Pakistan-Zimbabwe cricket matchRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Pakistani security personnel escort Zimbabwean players to the Gaddafi stadium for a practice session in Lahore, Pakistan earlier this week. Photo: AP A Pakistani minister said a suicide bomber was behind a blast that killed two people outside the stadium during a Pakistan- Zimbabwe cricket match, as a spokesman for the hosts said the visitors would continue the tour.

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  3. Zimbabwe says will continue Pakistan tour despite 'suicide bomb' attackRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    The Zimbabwe cricket team said Saturday that it will continue its ongoing cricket tour of Pakistan despite an alleged suicide bomb attack leaving two people dead outside Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium during a match between the two sides. Pakistan's Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid had said that Friday's bomb blast near the Gaddafi Stadium was a suicide attack.

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  4. I don't think Saeed Ajmal will ever be the same bowler again: Bazid KhanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... remarks to PakPassion.net, Bazid spoke on a variety of topics including the historic tour of Pakistan by the Zimbabwe team, the root causes behind Pakistan cricket's declining fortunes and the possible solutions to improve it as put forward by his ...

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  5. Complacency a challenge as Pakistan target series sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    With the ODI series already sealed in favour of Pakistan, the third and final game of Zimbabwe's tour is a dead rubber. It is, however, a dead rubber Pakistan cannot afford to lose.

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  6. Zimbabwe tour of Pakistan, 2015PAKvsZIMMay 31 2015, 16:30 IST, 11:00 GMTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CricketCountry.com

    The final One-Day International between Pakistan and Zimbabwe will be played again at the Gaddafi Stadium at Lahore. Pakistan will hope to have won the first two ODIs and will look to test their bench strength in this game.

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  7. Hunt on for gunmenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    ... bomber blew himself up Friday near a stadium in Lahore where a cricket match was underway between Pakistan and Zimbabwe, killing a police officer and wounding six, Information Minister Pervez Rashid told Geo TV. Police initially said the explosion, ...

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  8. Suicide attack foiled in Lahore, cricket series to continueRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    A blast that took place near Gaddafi Stadium here during a One-Day International between Pakistan and Zimbabwe was confirmed as a suicide attack by Pakistani authorities, who said a sub-inspector and a civilian lost their lives. However, a Pakistan Cricket Board official confirmed that the third and final ODI of the ongoing series will be played on Sunday according to schedule.

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  9. The Wasim Akram effectRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... arm fast bowling. He is a symbol of swing and is the protagonist of chaos. In the second ODI between Pakistan and Zimbabwe, on cricket's return to the country, Pakistan's favorite son, Wasim Akram, stepped into what once was his coliseum, where he ...

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  10. Pakistan, Zimbabwe to play final ODI despite suicide bomb attack at LahoreRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | DNA India

    During the day-night match between Pakistan and Zimbabwe here, the bomber blew himself up while riding a rickshaw at 9 PM near Kalma Chowk less than a kilometre away from the cricketing venue. Four persons were initially rushed to a nearby hospital where sub-inspector Abdul Majid was pronounced dead.

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  11. Pakistan hosts match despite attackRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BBC News

    Pakistan will host a third and final cricket match against Zimbabwe on Sunday despite a bomb attack near the venue on Friday, officials say. A policeman was killed and six wounded when the bomber blew himself up during a one-day international in Lahore.

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  12. 'No affect of blast, Zimbabwe will play last ODI as planned'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    The Pakistan Cricket Board says the third and final one-day international against Zimbabwe will go ahead on Sunday at the Gaddafi Stadium despite security concerns after a suicide bomber blew himself up close to the stadium on Friday night during the second ODI. "The incident hasn't affected the tour and Zimbabwe will play its last match of the tour as planned," PCB spokesman Agha Akbar told The Associated Press on Saturday.

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  13. Cricket to go ahead despite Pakistan bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    The Pakistan Cricket Board says the third and final one-day international against Zimbabwe will go ahead on Sunday at the Gaddafi Stadium despite security concerns after a suicide bomber blew himself up close to the stadium on Friday night during the second ODI. "The incident hasn't affected the tour and Zimbabwe will play its last match of the tour as planned," PCB spokesman Agha Akbar told The Associated Press on Saturday.

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  14. Zimbabwe cricket match blast was 'suicide bomb'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Islamabad--A Pakistani minister admitted on Saturday that a suicide bomber was responsible for an explosion outside Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium that killed two people during a Pakistan-Zimbabwe cricket match, despite police insisting the explosion was accidental Friday's incident, which triggered a news blackout in Pakistani media, came despite heavy security for the country's first cricket series on home soil since an attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in March 2009 The suicide bomber failed to enter the stadium due to the bravery of our police," Information Minister Pervez Rashid told private broadcaster Geo The attack took place about 1.5 kilometres from the venue at "the outer security cordon of the stadium", Rashid said, adding that it did not affect the match Security has been ratcheted up for the series with around 4,000 policemen guarding the stadium itself, and a further 2,000 along ... (more)

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  15. Zimbabwe cricket match blast was 'suicide bomb': Pakistan minister | Bangkok Post: newsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | UAport

    A Pakistani minister admitted on Saturday that a suicide bomber was responsible for an explosion outside Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium that killed two people during a Pakistan-Zimbabwe cricket match, despite police insisting the explosion was accidental.

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  16. England vs New Zealand LIVE: Follow day two of the second Test at HeadingleyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Test disciplines. This is Test cricket but not as Jimmy knew it when he began his career 12 years ago against Zimbabwe. Instead of playing themselves in, New Zealand were flaying themselves in, and, as a consequence, ended on 297 for eight in barely ...

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  17. Anderson joins 400 clubRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... Test disciplines. This is Test cricket but not as Jimmy knew it when he began his career 12 years ago against Zimbabwe. Instead of playing themselves in, New Zealand were flaying themselves in, and, as a consequence, ended on 297 for eight in barely ...

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  18. Azhar Ali ton leads Pak to series win over ZimbabweRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Captain Azhar Ali scored a century on Friday and led Pakistan to a six-wicket victory over Zimbabwe in the second one-day international to take an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the three-match series. Ali, dropped on 53, scored a career-best 102 off 104 balls with eight fours in Pakistan's solid run-chase of 269-4.

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  19. Zimbabwe to continue Pakistan tour despite terror attack near Gaddafi StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... stadium. Dismissed as a power transformer blast initially, the explosion near the venue of the second Pakistan-Zimbabwe ODI cricket match was a terror attack, but the tourists have decided to continue with the series, which ends on Sunday. The ...

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  20. Blast outside Gaddafi Stadium during Pakistan vs Zimbabwe ODI: Is...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | India.com

    An alleged suicide blast took place near Gaddafi stadium in Lahore, Pakistan where Pakistan and Zimbabwe were playing their 2nd One Day International match. In a day-night ODI match which Pakistan won comprehensively, the blast took at 9 pm.

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