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Cricketer killed

The body of a first class cricketer, Nauman Habib was found dumped in Hayatabad area, police said on Tuesday. His abductors brutally killed the young cricketer and later threw his body in

Sachin named Wisden Cricketer of Year

LONDON – Sachin Tendulkar has been named Wisden’s Cricketer of the Year for 2010, crowning a golden month for “the little master” which also saw him play a starring role in India’s World Cup triumph. Tendulkar’s honour from the cricketing bible means India has won the accolade three years running following the back-to-back awards for Virender Sehwag in each of the previous two years.
It follows another prolific run-scoring year for the 37-year-old, who rattled off more than

Tendulkar named Wisden Cricketer of Year

LONDON – Sachin Tendulkar has been named Wisden’s Cricketer of the Year for 2010, crowning a golden month for “the little master” which also saw him play a starring role in India’s World Cup triumph.
Tendulkar’s honour from the cricketing bible means India has won the accolade three years running following the back-to-back awards for Virender Sehwag in each of the previous two years.
It follows another prolific run-scoring year for the 37-year-old, who rattled off more than

Pakistan’s oldest Test cricketer dies

LAHORE – Pakistan’s oldest surviving Test cricketer Mohammad Aslam Khokar breathed his last here at a local hospital after a prolonged illness. Khokar was a member of the touring side led by Abdul Hafeez Kardar on the historic tour to England in 1954.
He played one Test and stood as an umpire in three Test matches as well. Khokar was 91 years old. PCB Chairman Ijaz Butt, COO Subhan Ahmad and PCB management condoled the sad demise of Aslam Khokhar.

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