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Pakistan rule out New Zealand World Cup boycott despite abandoned tour

Pakistan will not boycott next month's Twenty20 World Cup match against New Zealand after the Black Caps abruptly abandoned their tour over security fears, the country's cricket board said Sunday.

A member of the Police Elite Force stands guard at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, after the New Zealand cricket team pulled out of a Pakistan cricket tour over security concerns, in Rawalpindi, Pakistan 17 September, 2021

New Zealand just killed Pakistan cricket: Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar on Friday came down heavily on New Zealand for abandoning their tour of Pakistan and said the team just killed Pakistan cricket.

New Zealand just killed Pakistan cricket: Shoaib Akhtar

Kohli to quit as India T20 captain after World Cup

Star batsman Virat Kohli announced Thursday that he will give up India's Twenty20 captaincy after the World Cup that starts next month.

India`s Virat Kohli plays a shot

Ramiz Raja elected PCB chairman

Former Pakistan skipper and 1992 World Cup-winning player Ramiz Raja was on Monday elected unanimously and unopposed as the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) 36th chairman for a three-year term

Ramiz Raja elected PCB chairman

Cricket Australia threatens to cancel Afghanistan Test

Cricket Australia said it would have “no alternative” but to cancel hosting a historic Test match against Afghanistan unless the Taliban backtracks on a reported ban on women playing sport

Australia to host Afghanistan for one-off Test next year

Women in Afghanistan won't be allowed to play any sports: Taliban

The Taliban confirmed on Wednesday that women in Afghanistan will not be allowed to play any sports, including cricket

Women in Afghanistan won't be allowed to play any sports: Taliban

World's oldest Test cricketer John Watkins dies in South Africa

John Watkins, who had been the world's oldest living Test cricketer, has died in Durban at the age of 98, Cricket South Africa (CSA) announced on Monday.

World's oldest Test cricketer John Watkins dies in South Africa

Openers give England strong start to daunting chase at Oval

England made a strong start to their pursuit of a daunting 368-run victory target against India in the fourth Test, which appeared delicately poised heading into the final day at the Oval on Monday.

England's Rory Burns and Haseeb Hameed in action as India's Ravindra Jadeja looks on

Pope, Bairstow rebuild England innings after Yadav blows

England's Ollie Pope and Jonny Bairstow forged an unbroken 77-run partnership for the sixth wicket to guide the hosts to 139-5 against India at lunch on day two of the fourth test on Friday.

England's Jonny Bairstow with Ollie Pope

Fernando ton powers Sri Lanka to 300-9 against South Africa

Opening batsman Avishka Fernando hit a sparkling century to help Sri Lanka post 300 for nine in the first one-day international against South Africa on Thursday.

Sri Lanka's Avishka Fernando plays a shot during the first one-day international (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and South Africa at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on 2 September, 2021
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