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Pakistan wins first ever Pink-Ball Test Match

It was a great day at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Monday, 17 October, when Pakistan won the first ever day-night test match played with a pink ball.The match was played between Pakistan and the West Indies as part of the three test match s...
by Imposing Headlines on Oct 18, 2016

Test Cricket: Skipper Virat Kohli Hopes For India!

Virat Kohli recently made it clear that he should never be compared with legendary Sachin Tendulkar, but it must be said that after Tendulkar he seems to be the main Indian contender to make or break records. In 48 Tests so far Virat hit 13 centuries...
by Our Funarena on Oct 14, 2016

حنیف محمد : کرکٹ کا حقیقی لٹل ماسٹر

کرکٹ ہی کیا کھیلوں کی عالمی تاریخ میں شاید ہی کوئی ایسا خاندان ہو جس کے چار سگے بھائیوں نے اعلیٰ ترین سطح پر اپنے ملک کی نمایندگی کی ہو، حال...
by Great Muslim Players on Aug 18, 2016

Hanif Mohammad, Pakistani Cricket's Little Master

Hanif Mohammad was a Pakistani cricketer. He played for the Pakistani cricket team in 55 Test matches between 1952–53 and 1969–70 and averaged 43.98, with twelve hundreds. At his peak, he was considered one of the best batsmen in the world. He pl...
by Great Muslim Players on Aug 15, 2016

Legendary batsman Hanif Mohammad laid to rest in Karachi

Former Pakistan batsman Hanif Mohammad was laid to rest on Friday in Karachi s society graveyard loacted on Tariq Road. The funeral prayer was attended by a large number of people which include former cricketers, politicians and locals. Hanif Mohamma...
by Great Muslim Players on Aug 13, 2016

Hashim Amla passed 150 for the seventh time in Tests

 Hashim Amla passed 150 for the seventh time in Tests...
by Great Muslim Players on Jan 5, 2016

Moeen Ali Spins England to Victory vs South Africa

 Moeen Ali Spins England to Victory vs South Africa. ...
by Great Muslim Players on Dec 30, 2015

Cricket: India Sweep Freedom Series Tests 3-0 Deserving The Delhi Test Win, South African Spin-Resistance Comes Too Late!

India beat South Africa by 337 runs to sweep the Freedom Test Series 3-0 and lift the Paytm Freedom Trophy today in Delhi. This is Team India’s most deserving win of the Freedom Series Test cricket as the Delhi pitch has behaved the way it has been...
by Our Funarena on Dec 7, 2015

Cricket: Spin-India Wins Freedom Trophy Test Series Against South Africa!

India got the best pitch possible to seal the Freedom Test Series against South Africa by winning the third test match in Nagpur in less than three days again thus taking an unassailable 2-0 lead in the four-match Series. Spinners of India won the fi...
by Our Funarena on Nov 27, 2015

Hashim Amla : A Quiet Hero

The first time I saw South Africa’s Hashim Amla walk to the crease, I was a sleepy-eyed 16-year-old, standing at square-leg, sniffling and sneezing under the haze of early summer dew. Walking in at the fall of an early wicket, Amla arrived at the c...
by Great Muslim Players on Nov 10, 2015

Who's your favorite player ? a. Hashim Amla b. Shahid Afridi

 Who's your favorite player ? a. Hashim Amla b. Shahid Afridi...
by Great Muslim Players on Nov 9, 2015

Freedom Series Cricket: India Pitch In To Win Mohali Test Against South Africa!

As is considered only natural in this country the first Test between India and South Africa at Mohali ended within three days. India beat South Africa by 108 runs today to take 1-0 lead in the four-match Freedom Trophy Test Series. This result must h...
by Our Funarena on Nov 7, 2015

No Cricket at Home - Pakistan number 2 in the world

It took until the final day of the final Test but Pakistan at last managed a reprise of England's 2012 nightmare against spin. They needed less than half of the overs available to polish off victory in Sharjah, Yasir Shah taking the first and last wi...
by Great Muslim Players on Nov 5, 2015

Misbah-ul-Haq leads from the front once more

Misbah-ul-Haq leads from the front once more, as his 102* helps Pakistan to 282/4 on Day 1 of the 2nd Test:...
by Great Muslim Players on Oct 22, 2015

Younis Khan becomes Pakistan's highest scorer in Test cricket

 Younus Khan now becoming Pakistan's leading runs scorer in Test cricket.
by Great Muslim Players on Oct 13, 2015

Test Cricket: India Finally Manage To Break The Jinx In Sri Lanka!

India under the young Test skipper Virat Kohli finally managed to break the 22-year no-win jinx in Test Series hosted by Sri Lanka defeating the hosts by 117 runs in the third Test today thus winning the Series 2-1 after wasting a huge opportunity in...
by Our Funarena on Sep 1, 2015

England's Moeen Ali : Ramadan fast makes me feel sharper

The month of Ramadan is a challenging time for fasting athletes. The debate reignites every year, especially in the West, on how Muslim athletes can manage the requirements of the holy month and yet be able to perform at the highest level. BBC report...
by Great Muslim Players on Aug 24, 2015

Kumar Sangakkara's Test farewell

Kumar Chokshanada Sangakkara   born 27 October 1977) is a professional Sri Lankan Test cricketer, a former one-day and T20 player, and former captain of the Sri Lankan national team. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of all ti...
by My Pakistan on Aug 20, 2015

Cricket: Rains Engineer A Draw For The India-Bangladesh One-Off Test!

It rained every day of the five days of the one-off Test match between India and Bangladesh at Fatullah. The second day's play was completely washed out and rains accounted for the loss of about 248 overs of the match, mind you, everyday you are supp...
by Our Funarena on Jun 14, 2015

Cricket: India Vs Bangladesh One-Off Test Begins Tomorrow!

Mushfiqur Rahim The one-off Test match between India and Bangladesh begins tomorrow at Fatullah near Dhaka. Two points would make this match quite interesting. First, as we have mentioned earlier the host team cannot be taken lightly any mo...
by Our Funarena on Jun 9, 2015
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