He is absolutely brilliant, Pakistan cricketer Kamran Akmal applauds Zimbabwe player

Kamran Akmal applauded Brendan Taylor for his century in the 1st ODI against Pakistan

Kamran Akmal: “What an amazing 100 against a good bowling side. Brilliant stuff by Brendan Taylor and a very, very well deserved 50 [for] Madhevere”

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Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal applauded Zimbabwe batsman Brendan Taylor for his performance in the first ODI on Friday.

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‘I don’t think I deserve the award’, top Pakistan player says

Pakistan batsman Shan Masood said he didn't deserve the Man of the Match award

Pakistan batsman Shan Masood: “I don’t think I deserve the award, Zahid Mahmood bowled really well, and Zeeshan Ashraf batted very well”

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Pakistan opener Shan Masood felt that he didn’t deserve to be given the Man of the Match award after leading Southern Punjab to the National T20 Cup final.

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CPL 2017 28th Match: Walton, Ronchi blow Tallawahs away

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Chadwick Walton (right) and Luke Ronchi helped the Guyana Amazon Warriors crush the Jamaica Tallawahs

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Chadwick Walton and Luke Ronchi smashed an unbeaten 84 and 55 not out respectively as the Guyana Amazon Warriors waltzed their way to a nine-wicket win over the Jamaica Tallawahs.

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Afridi: India have a slight advantage going into Champions Trophy clash with Pakistan

“Recent history and the depth of the India squad gives it a slight edge heading into the game”

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Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has admitted that India hold a “slight edge” going into their Champions Trophy match against Pakistan at Edgbaston on Sunday.

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England vs South Africa 3rd ODI: Rabada, Amla hand South Africa consolation win

Rabada was named Man of the Match for his figures of 4-39 off nine overs

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Kagiso Rabada wreaked havoc on England’s batting line-up with a four-wicket haul, while opener Hashim Amla scored 55 to lead South Africa to a comfortable seven-wicket win in the third ODI at Lord’s.

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Kohli: Pakistan clash like any other game

“It’s not like we are playing them for the first time and there’s no need for any extra motivation”

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India and Pakistan is arguably the pinnacle when it comes to on and off-field rivalry in international cricket, but India skipper Virat Kohli insists that his side will treat the match like any other game when the two nations lock horns at the Champions Trophy on June 4.

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