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Tuesday 17 January 2012
View from the middle: Spinners always try to create a bit of mystery before a series talking about new deliveries
Sunday 15 January 2012
It would be lovely to have a quiet, straightforward Test series between England and Pakistan in the next three weeks. One in which the batsmen bat and the bowlers bowl and the fielders field and everybody goes home as pals. Do not, as it were, bet on it.
Friday 13 January 2012
England 269-9 dec & 82-0 Pakistan Cricket Board XI 200-9 dec: England must decide whether to abandon four-bowler policy as Monty takes five
Wednesday 21 December 2011
Pakistan wrapped up a sweep of the two-Test series against Bangladesh with a seven-wicket victory in Mirpur.
Tuesday 20 December 2011
Taufiq Umar completed his seventh Test century as Pakistan, England's opponents in the new year, closed in on a first-innings lead by reaching 292 for 3 before bad light ended play on the third day of the second Test against Bangladesh yesterday.
Monday 19 December 2011
Taufiq Umar closed in on a half-century as Pakistan reached 87 for 1 in reply to Bangladesh's 338 all out on the second day of the second Test in Dhaka.
Friday 16 December 2011
Police in Bangladesh have detained a man who allegedly hacked off his wife’s hand with a machete after she refused to give up her college studies. He is said to have blindfolded and gagged her before cutting off most of her right hand.
Friday 09 December 2011
Pakistan's openers swiftly closed in on Bangladesh's below-par first innings total on the first day of the first Test in Chittagong.
Thursday 08 December 2011
Virender Sehwag made the highest individual score in one-day international history as he blasted a remarkable 219 to put West Indies to the sword in Indore.
Monday 21 November 2011
A senior Bangladeshi official has urged Pakistan to formally apologise for alleged atrocities and acts of genocide by the Pakistani military during the independence war in 1971.
Monday 31 October 2011
Fidel Edwards picked up five wickets in a devastating opening spell to stun Bangladesh in Mirpur before the hosts recovered to end the second day of the second Test against the West Indies on 204 for 7 yesterday.
Saturday 22 October 2011
A new union is striving to win fairer job rights for some of the UK's 100,000 Bangladeshi-British chefs
Sunday 11 September 2011
Hundreds of effectively stateless people trapped in enclaves on either side of the border between India and Bangladesh are demanding the immediate implementation of an agreement to allow them to receive citizenship.
Wednesday 10 August 2011
Shop owners across London vowed to protect their own businesses as anger over the police's inability to stop widespread looting pushed them towards setting up their own neighbourhood vigilante groups.
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