Sikandar win the ICC Men’s Player of Month Award 2022

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Sikandar Raza beat New Zealand each- rounder Mitchell Santner and England star Ben Stokes to claim the yearly award for August, with the 36- time-old scoring three ODI centuries during the month alone. Sikandar Raza has created history by getting the first Zimbabwe player to win the ICC Men’s Player of the Month award. It means Raza joins an outstanding group of players to have won the ICC monthly ding and becomes the first from Zimbabwe to do so. Understandably, Raza was over the moon to add the award to…

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South Africa’s new T20 competition gets name & auction date

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South Africa’s new Twenty20 competition is to be called SA20 with the six teams having already begun the process of recruiting and a player auction to finalise the squads to be held later this month, the league announced on Wednesday. South Africa’s new T20 competition gets name and auction date The start of SA20 clashes with the latter stages of Australia’s Big Bash League, but Smith said agreements are in place for BBL players who have signed for SA20 to leave and play in South Africa. The league’s commissioner, former…

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Australian Cricketer Marnus Became Father After 5 Years Of Married

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28-year-old Marnus Labuschagne, who had cemented his place in the Australian team in a very short time, married Rebekah in the year 2017. Marnus Labuschagne is an Australian cricketer who plays internationally for the Australian national team and domestically for Queensland became father after 5 years of married. Making the most of the last few weeks before the baby arrives 👶🏼 pic.twitter.com/yGbN7Hfyki — Marnus Labuschagne (@marnus3cricket) August 15, 2022 In a heartwarming message, Australian cricketer Marnus Labuschagne announced that he and his wife Rebekah are soon going to become parents. The…

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Afif is fourth in the batting order since the Asia Cup

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Afif Hossain is in great form recently in white ball cricket. However, due to batting in the lower middle order, Bangladesh team is not getting the maximum from Afif. Due to the situation of the match and the coordination of the team, he has to play in different batting positions. Afif is now going to get a specific position in the batting order as the challenge has come down to different positions. If everything goes well, Afif will be seen at number 4 in the batting order from the Asia…

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‘India will win the 2022 Asia Cup not just against Pakistan’

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India-Pakistan cricket match is coming. The two arch-rivals in the Asia Cup T20 cricket tournament have been drawn in the same group. India-Pakistan will face each other in Group ‘A’ match on the second day of the tournament starting from August 27 in UAE. Due to political tensions, India and Pakistan have not played a bilateral cricket series for a long time. The two arch-rivals now only meet in any ICC or ACC tournament. As India-Pakistan matches are rarely seen, there is no dearth of discussion and excitement whenever the…

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Former India player takes over as Nepal head coach

Former India cricketer Manoj Prabhakar has been appointed as Nepal head coach, the Cricket Association of Nepal stated on Monday, 8 August. Prabhakar will succeed Pubudu Dassanayake, who recently resigned from his position and took over as the head coach of the Canada men’s team. Prabhakar was a bowling all-rounder for India and represented his country in 169 internationals. He has worked as a head coach for three Ranji Trophy teams, and served as bowling coach for Afghanistan in 2016. Confirming his appointment, a statement by Cricket Association of Nepal…

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Tamim Departed After Notching The Pick Of 8000 Runs

Tamim Iqbal and Liton Das scored their fourth ODI centuries in the first ODI against Zimbabwe in Harare today. Tamim scored his 54th career fifty off 80 deliveries off Milton Schumber. Tamim’s knock is studded with nine fours. Litton is unbeaten on 44 off 64 balls as Bangladesh reach 116 for no wicket in 25 overs. However, after an opening stand of 119 runs, Sikandar Raja’s partnership was broken. For all the latest news, follow Daily Star’s Google News Channel. Tamim became the first Bangladeshi to reach 8000 runs in…

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Nasim Replaces Hasan In Pakistan Asia Cup Squad

Pakistan have dropped pacer Hasan Ali and replaced him with teenage fast bowler Naseem Shah in their T20 squad for the Asia Cup, which starts on August 27 in Dubai. Naseem has played 13 Tests but the 19-year-old pacer is yet to play a limited-overs international for Pakistan. He has also been picked for the three-match ODI series in the Netherlands ahead of the Asia Cup. For all the latest news, follow Daily Star’s Google News Channel. “Hasan has been given a break from international cricket and replaced by Naseem…

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Shakib Again In Hot Water

Ahead of the Bangladesh Cricket Board’s (BCB) sixth board meeting, the focus was on who will be named the Tigers’ Twenty20 captain for the upcoming Asia Cup tournament to be held in the United Arab Emirates. However, no captain was announced at the media conference after the board meeting, with BCB president Nazmul Hasan Papon suggesting that they are yet to decide on a captain. The BCB president could not announce the squad as the captain was not named. For all the latest news, follow Daily Star’s Google News Channel.…

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Victory Returned To ODIs As The Tigers Were Sent In To Bat

Zimbabwe won the toss and decided to bowl in the first ODI against Bangladesh in Harare today. Bangladesh have finally included Anamul Haque Vijay in the ODI playing XI after playing the Test and T20 series in Batter West Indies and the T20 series in Zimbabwe. The hosts will be shopping after their 2-1 T20 series win over the Tigers, their first bilateral series win over Bangladesh in the T20 format. Captain Regis Chakabva said they wanted to bowl first to start with any help they could get. Tigers captain…

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