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5th ODI: Pakistan look to maintain intensity

Pakistan romped to a series triumph after their convincing victory over Sri Lanka in the 4th ODI but a drop in intensity is unlikely when Azhar Ali’s side takes on Sri Lanka in Hambantota for the fifth and final game on Sunday. Pakistan, riding on Mohammad Hafeez and Ahmed Shehzad’s batting heroics, went past the

Pelicans lose out on guard Seth Curry after Sacramento Kings extend 2-year guaranteed deal

It appeared earlier this week that guard Seth Curry was a lock to be signed by the New Orleans Pelicans. Curry performed with brilliant play on the Pelicans’ summer league team and sources say serious negotiations between the Pelicans and Curry’s agent were going well last week. However, the Pelicans got an unwanted surprise on

Ashes battle: Tendulkar’s son joins England at Lord’s

When England came out to practice during a net-training session at Lord’s, they were joined in by Tendulkar – not Sachin, but his 15-year-old son Arjun. Arjun Tendulkar is a left-arm seamer and a regular participant at Lord’s indoor school, as the Tendulkar’s residence isn’t quite far from the historic ground.   According to cricinfo.com,

Ajmal not a spent force, Worcestershire tell Pakistan

Worcestershire’s bowling coach Matt Mason issued a warning to batsmen around the world, proclaiming that spin wizard Saeed Ajmal was back to his best with a remodelled action. Ajmal returned figures of 8/100 in Worcestershire’s innings defeat of Hampshire on Thursday, picking up his first five-wicket haul since returning to competitive cricket with a new