ICC Champions Trophy- South Africa batting first against Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka won the toss and opted to field.
The match against Sri Lanka at the Oval, South Africa was 45/1 in 13 overs a short while ago. Pakistan will play their first match against India at Birmingham tomorrow.
Australia Vs New Zealand Match Abandoned Due To Rain
The second match of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 between Australia and New Zealand abandoned due to rain at Edgbaston. Earlier, the match was delayed due to rain and reduced to 46 over's per side. Batting first New Zealand were bowled out for 291 runs in 45 over's. In reply Australian innings was delayed due to rain. Australia get a revised target of 235 runs in 33 overs.
Shadab says he will try to make the match against India remarkable
Pakistani leg spinner Shadab Khan says if given chance against India, he will deliver and try to make the match remarkable. Talking to media he said Pakistan-India match is always a big game and if he gets a chance, he will try to give out his 100 percent. There is no pressure on the team, as in the recent tour to West Indies they won test, odi and T20 series against the hosts. The morale of the team is sky high and all the players will deliver and register a convincing victory against the arch-rivals.
Warwickshire Chief Executive sayst Edgbaston is ‘very interested’ in becoming the neutral venue for the Pakistan-India series
Edgbaston will be hosting the two arch-rivals for the third time this Sunday as part of the International Cricket Council Champions Trophy. While talking to the BBC Sport, Snowball said that venue is an ideal condition to host a future series featuring only Pakistan and India. “We have the experience of handling it.
It is not the sort of game you can take anywhere because it is a completely unique match with a completely unique collection of fans and atmosphere”: Neil Snowball
PCB Announces Sixth PSL Franchise
With the selection of Multan, the wait for the identity of the sixth team to make its way into the third edition of the Pakistan Super League has ended. According to the PSL administration, Multan has been bought by Schon group for a price of 5.2 million dollars per year. Meanwhile, according to league’s Chairman Najam Sethi, four matches apiece will be played in Karachi and Lahore in the third edition. It is great news for Pakistan Cricket fans who have been starved of international cricket in the country.
History awaits both Juventus and Real in Cardiff
Only Zinedine Zidane’s former club Juventus stand between the Real Madrid coach and football history in Saturday’s star-studded Champions League final in Cardiff. A head coach for only 17 months, the former France playmaker can become the first manager to win back-to-back European Cups in the post-1992 Champions League era. Zidane had a hand in Madrid’s ninth, 10th and 11th European triumphs — as a player, assistant coach and head coach — and the quest for the ‘Duodecima’ (12th) brings him up against an old flame.
Palyer’s Profile: Hashim Amla (South Africa)
Host: Shafiq Raja
Co-host: Nargis & Ghaffar