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CRICKET: Pakistan debutant Babar destroys Windies

ST VINCENT: Thirty-four-year-old debutant Zulfiqar Babar took three key wickets then struck a six off the final ball of the match to give Pakistan a two wicket victory over West Indies in the first Twenty20 international on Saturday.

CRICKET: Bell relishes putting Aussies to the sword

CRICKET: Bell relishes putting Aussies to the sword

GETTING BACK: Former whipping boy turns tormentor

CRICKET: Lehmann ready to wield axe

LONDON: Australia coach Darren Lehmann has warned his under-achieving stars that no-one is safe from the axe ahead of the must-win Third Ashes Test.

England extend lead

England extend lead

LONDON: England extended their overall lead over Australia to 347 with seven wickets still in hand after a slow opening session on the third day of the second Ashes test at Lord's yesterday.

Aussie media slam batsmen

SYDNEY: Australia's newspapers yesterday ripped into their team's feeble batting in the second Test against England, fearing the Ashes campaign might have unravelled in one catastrophic session at Lord's.

Holder's heroics earn West Indies a tie

ST LUCIA:West Indies number 11 Jason Holder smashed 14 runs off the final over to earn his side a dramatic tie with Pakistan in the third one-day international at Beausejour Stadium in St Lucia on Friday.

Ryder recalls nothing of attack

WELLINGTON: New Zealand cricket star Jesse Ryder told police yesterday he has no memory of the vicious attack that left him critically injured in hospital last week.

Perera leads Sri Lanka to Twenty20 win

KANDY: Opener Kusal Perera hit an explosive maiden half-century off 44 balls to steer Sri Lanka to a 17-run win over Bangladesh in a one-off Twenty20 international in Pallekele on Sunday.

 T20 ticket to break boycott, says   Misbah

T20 ticket to break boycott, says Misbah

LAHORE: Misbah-ul-Haq (pic) has identified Twenty20 cricket as the means by which Pakistan can bring international competition back to the country.

Ryder regains consciousness

WELLINGTON: New Zealand cricketer Jesse Ryder has regained consciousness and is talking to friends and family as he recovers from an alleged assault in Christchurch earlier this week, his manager said yesterday.

Historic win by Kuala Lumpur

KUALA Lumpur created history by winning the Boys' Under-18 Malaysian Schools cricket title for the first time, defeating Kelantan by 16 runs at the Penang Free School cricket hub in Jalan Masjid Negeri yesterday.

Future looking good for NZ

IN THE WINGS: Numerous talented youngsters ready to force their way into test contention

Sarawak create history

SARAWAK beat Perlis by 98 runs to qualify for the Boys' Under-12 quarter-finals of the Malaysian Schools cricket competition at the Westlands Sports Excellence Centre in George Town yesterday.

Thanks but no thanks

Thanks but no thanks

NO WAY: Hussey, Ponting rule out Ashes return after Australia's troubled series in India

Akram ready to mend Pakistan's bowling woes

KARACHI: Former great Wasim Akram is prepared to help Pakistan's fast-bowling department out of a hole with his country in need of fresh talent.