The former Pakistan cricketer Salman Butt has termed Michael Vaughan’s latest “match-fixing” jibe as a “below the belt” statement. Criticizing the former England batsman for his scathing remarks, Butt said Vaughan is suffering from “mental constipation”. Vaughan recently took to his official Twitter handle and slammed the former Pakistan captain for corrupting the sport with “match-fixing”. However, his statement was not taken lightly by Salman Butt, who lambasted the former England star. “Constipation is an illness. Things get stuck and they don’t come out that easily. Some people have mental constipation. Their minds are in the past. That doesn’t matter,” he said.
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UP, CLOSE & PERSONAL: I LIKE EATING KADI CHAWAL — BHUVNESHWAR KUMAR
Kumar is a right-arm fast-medium bowler who swings the ball both ways efficiently, especially adept at creating late swing, and a useful lower order right-handed batsman. His talent was first noticed in a T20 match against Pakistan, where he successfully took a three-wicket haul. After adding pace in his bowling, Bhuvneshwar Kumar has become Team India’s match winner, picking wickets in the process.
MOST CONTROVERSIAL XI OF ALL-TIME IN CRICKET
Cricket, also known as the gentleman’s game, has had its fair share of controversies over the years. While most of the controversies have been related to match-fixing allegations and sledging, in some cases, players have tarnished their image with their off-the-field lifestyle and remarks. Keeping all that in mind, we present you the most controversial XI of all time:
Is Rishabh Pant Capable Of Leading India After Virat?
According to former India stumper Saba Karim, while Pant has a refreshing attitude towards the game, it is too early to decide...
India-Pakistan Combined T20I XI Of Current Players
The two Asian giants only play against each other in ICC events or multi-team events like the Asia Cup. Though both teams have played plenty of Tests and One-Day Internationals against each other, the same can’t be said about the shortest format of the game. Both teams have met 8 times in T20I cricket, with India winning 7 of them, including the most recent one in 2016. While India are currently second in the T20I rankings, Pakistan are fourth. Nevertheless, players from both India and Pakistan continue being part of fantasy teams of fans on both sides of the border. And, with the T20I World Cup scheduled to be held later this year in India, both teams could cross path more than once. Ahead of the marquee event, we’ve curated a list of the combined T20I of current players.
6 Greatest All-Round Performances In International Cricket
On November 17, 2008, he had smashed 118 off 122 balls against England to take India to a decent score of 292/9. His knock was comprised of 15 fours and 2 sixes...
RANKED: THE BEST FAST BOWLERS IN THE WORLD AT THE MOMENT
Shaheen Shah Afridi, however, has been showing positive signs in his handful of appearances. After pulling off some awe-inspiring performances in the 2019...
Why Hardik Pandya Should Lead India In Sri Lanka
Veteran opener Shikhar Dhawan and all-rounder Hardik Pandya have emerged as the two main contenders for the big role. Dhawan undoubtedly is a deserving contender when he one looks at his commendable contribution to Indian cricket...
Is Kane Williamson Really As Good As Virat Kohli?
As per Vaughan, critics are scared to place Williamson on the same pedestal as Kohli for the fear of being badgered on social media...
Rating The Top 8 Wicketkeepers In The World Currently
Veteran Bangladesh wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahman has found a place at the bottom of our list. Rahman has been a part of the Bangladesh nation...
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"I LIKE TO EAT MUTTON BIRYANI" — ZAHEER KHAN
GLOBAL TECH GIANTS THREATEN TO LEAVE PAKISTAN OVER NEW RULES
Internet and technology companies have threatened to leave Pakistan after the government granted blanket powers to authorities to censor digital content, a move critics say was aimed at curtailing freedom of expression in the conservative Islamic nation.
MARYAM and NIVAAL REHMAN became activists when they were eight years old, inspiring girls in their village in Pakistan to continue their education. The now 19-year-old twins have since worked for such causes as girls’ education, climate justice, gender equality and inclusivity. They have their own non-profit, The World With MNR, that uses advocacy, storytelling and development to take action and inspire others to do the same. They have used their social media and YouTube channels to cover several events, including the Social Good Summit in New York City, the Girl Up Leadership Summit in Washington D.C., and interviews with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai, and Madame Christine Lagarde, President of the European Central Bank. They have received several awards, including the Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award. Recently they released a documentary on the status of girls’ education in Pakistan and held global screenings to spark further conversation and inspire action.
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