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Hussey leads Australia to whitewash

DHAKA – Michael Hussey scored his first one-day century in four years to help Australia complete a 3-0 clean sweep against Bangladesh with a 66-run win in the third and final match on Wednesday. The middle-order batsman cracked two sixes and nine fours in a 91-ball 108 for his third one-day hundred, and his first since February 2007, as Australia posted a huge 361-8 in the day-night match. Bangladesh made a bold reply before finishing at 295-6 despite an impressive 93 from opener

Pakistan blind team whitewash Australia

LAHORE – Pakistan blind cricket team whitewashed Australia in the three-match Donovan-Agha Shaukat Blind Cricket ODI series when they beat the hosts in the last encounter by four wickets at the Adelaide Oval. The series was organised to recognise the perpetual efforts of Late Agha Shaukat Ali (former chairman Pakistan Blind Cricket Council, founder member of World Blind Cricket Council and pioneer blind cricketer in Pakistan) and Australian blind cricketer Peter Donovan (former

Pak blind cricketers complete whitewash

LAHORE – Pakistan blind cricketers have whitewashed their Australian counterparts in the T20 series by winning the third and last T20, played at Adelaide.
After winning the toss and deciding to bat first, Pakistan posted a total of 217 runs for the loss of 4 wickets in 20 overs. Muhammad Jameel once again starred for Pakistan with a bustling ton. He scored 104 runs off 65 balls. Anees Javeed also played a brisk unbeaten innings of 50 runs off just 25 balls. Australia’s Raymond

Pakistan 274 runs away from series whitewash

WELLINGTON – Pakistan need 274 runs on the final day to win the second Test and complete a 2-0 series sweep against New Zealand after bowling the hosts out for 293 late on the fourth day.
Umar Gul ripped through New Zealand’s tail, taking two wickets in two balls, as the hosts lost four wickets for seven runs late on Tuesday.
Last man Chris Martin faced Gul’s hat-trick seeking delivery and just about kept it out with an inside edge behind square to the cheers of the small

Pakistan whitewash Nepal blind cricket series

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan blind cricket team on Friday white-washed the Nepali blind cricket team by winning last of the three one-day matches by nine wickets here at Shalimar cricket ground. A hat-trick by all rounder Yasir Andleeb and a sparkling half century by captain Arsaln were the highlights of the match. Set a target of 198 by Nepali cricket team which batted first, the target was overhauled by the hosts in only 15.1 overs.Pakistan captain remained not out with 79 runs and Munawwar

India complete 5-0 whitewash of NZ

CHENNAI: India completed a 5-0 whitewash over New Zealand in their one-day series on Friday when they won the final match by eight wickets after bundling the Kiwis out for 103. Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin led the Indian spinners with three wickets while part-time spinners Yuvraj Singh and Yusuf Pathan took two each on a dry pitch at the M.A.
Chidambaram Stadium. Only a 43-run partnership between Scott Styris (24) and Jamie How (23) for the fourth wicket ensured New Zealand