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"Pakistan Selectors not Willing to Trust me" – Umar Gul

—Quote— Umar Gul, the Pakistan fast bowler, has rued what he has termed a lack of trust from the selectors for leaving him out of the squad for the ongoing tour of England. In a strongly worded interview with Dawn, he said a “double-standard policy” on fitness had led to his omission from the…

Rampant Roy guides England to series win

Jason Roy smashed a wonderful 150 in front of his home public as England defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets at The Oval to win the Royal London One Day Series. Jos Buttler clubbed a four over wide mid on to win the match with 11 balls remaining but the day was all about Roy as the Surrey opener made England’s second highest ODI score in classic swashbuckling style. With history beckoning, the 25-year-old’s 118-ball knock came to an end just five runs short of Robin Smith’s 167 against Australia at Edgbaston in 1993 when he was bowled by Nuwan Pradeep

Roy: I’ll never forget match-winning knock

Jason Roy hit a sensational century to help England secure the One-Day International match and take an unassailable 2-0 series lead against Sri Lanka, while also becoming England’s second highest ODI top-scorer in the process. Batting in front of a raucous home crowd, Roy fell a tantalising five runs short of Robin Smith’s 1993 record knock of 163*. What Jason Roy’s stunning innings..

Alex Hales names his all-time XI

England opening batsman Alex Hales has selected his all-time eleven with the England Test captain Alastair Cook and the former Indian opener Virender Sehwag open the batting for his side. He said that the left hand-right hand combination will work really well as they would complement each other. “I think they complement each other pretty […] The post Alex Hales names his all-time XI appeared first on CricTracker.

Shane Warne hopes Amir to be at his best on England tour

Former Australian cricketer and legendary leg-spinner, Shane Warne has backed the Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir to have a good series against England on their home turf. When asked whether the English crowd will give Amir a hard time, Warne disproved the possibility and said, “I am sure he will get a good one.

Twitter Reactions: Jason Roy’s blistering century helps England register a historic chase

The London crowd witnessed a historic run chase as England took on Sri Lanka in the fourth ODI. The match had been reduced to a 42 overs affair due to rain interruption and the D/L method. Earlier in the day, it was English captain Eoin Morgan who won the toss as the hosts elected to […] The post Twitter Reactions: Jason Roy’s blistering century helps England register a historic chase appeared first on CricTracker.

Rampant Roy blasts England to series triumph

Jason Roy’s magnificent 162 off 118 balls, with 13 fours and three sixes, helped England canter to a six-wicket win on the Duckworth-Lewis method in the fourth One-Day International at The Oval against Sri Lanka and take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the five-match series on Wednesday (June 29). The opener batted like a man possessed as he hammered the second highest individual one-day score by an England batsman. The match was reduced to 42-overs-per-side due to rain, but the gloom of the South London skies was lifted by Roy’s strokeplay

Roy Hits Huge Ton as England Win

Surrey’s Jason Roy hit 162 – his second straight International century – as England beat Sri Lanka by six wickets at the Kia Oval. Just 20 minutes after England secured… The post Roy Hits Huge Ton as England Win appeared first on Kia Oval.