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Pakistan name five uncapped players for Test tour of England

Pakistan name five uncapped players for Test tour of England

Opener Imam-ul-Haq has already made his ODI debut, where he scored a century against Sri Lanka last October and is set to make his Test debut during the English summer. Attempting to make up for his absence will be Shadab Khan, who has played a solitary Test, against the Windies past year. "Yasir's absence is a big loss for us", chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq was quoted as saying by ESPNcricinfo .


Macro@Moneycontrol | Wondering what the monsoon forecast hullabaloo is all about?

Macro@Moneycontrol | Wondering what the monsoon forecast hullabaloo is all about?

A normal monsoon is in the range of 96-104 percent of the LPA. As per historical data, the long-period average (LPA) rainfall - between June and September - is 89cm. Despite "normal" forecast, the monsoon can be affected by the El Niño conditions. The country receives some 70 per cent of its annual rainfall during the four-month Monsoon season.


Special NIA Court Acquits All Ten Accused in Mecca Masjid Blast Case

Special NIA Court Acquits All Ten Accused in Mecca Masjid Blast Case

A special National Investigation Agency ( NIA ) court on Monday acquitted all five accused , including Swami Aseemanand , in the 2007 Makkah Masjid bomb blast case. After initial investigation by the local police, the case was transferred to CBI which filed a chargesheet. In the last week of March, the Fourth Metropolitan Sessions court in Hyderabad granted him conditional bail and directed him to furnish two sureties of Rs 50,000 each and to not leave the city without prior ...


Ex-Rangers Captain Lee McCulloch Hammers Team for 'Unacceptable' Display v Celtic

Ex-Rangers Captain Lee McCulloch Hammers Team for 'Unacceptable' Display v Celtic

Brown was taking a swipe at Rangers for celebrating the Scottish Cup semi-final draw. Rogic's contract with the Hoops runs out at the end of next season, and the Bhoys will need to act quick to get a deal done before they are forced to sell him, as they simply can not be allowed him to leave on a free transfer.


Sunday marks five years since Boston Marathon bombing

Sunday marks five years since Boston Marathon bombing

The city of Boston has held a moment of silence on the fifth anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing. And on the eve of the 2018 marathon, the mayor believes the tragedy has united the city. Although Huddle's time in her marathon debut was on 2:28:13 she has the competitive temperament to make her second attempt at the distance even more memorable.


How do Rockets match up against Timberwolves?

How do Rockets match up against Timberwolves?

But the Timberwolves got going after that and had tied it up by late in the first quarter. In total, he tallied 24 points and 12 boards, dominating the center matchup against Karl-Anthony Towns, who finished with just eight points to go with 12 rebounds.