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Zaheer Abbas delighted over resumption of Indo-Pak cricket series

Zaheer Abbas delighted over resumption of Indo-Pak cricket seriesKarachi, Nov. 10  : Pakistan''s former captain Zaheer Abbas has expressed delight at the resumption of bilateral cricket ties between India and Pakistan and has said he wishes to see a full Test series between the two countries. "I would love to see both countries play a full Test series but I am sure even through this tour there will be a lot of a goodwill created between the two countries," the Daily Times quoted Zaheer, as saying. Pakistan are scheduled to play two Twenty20 Internationals and three one-day internationals in India, the first bilateral series between the sides since November-December 2007.

Zaheer also confirmed that he had formally applied for the position of the national team batting coach, adding that he had decided to apply for the post after the team''s disappointing performance. "The batting has not been up to mark and I felt this was the right time for me to get involved and offer my services," he said. "Our batting has not been up to the mark consistently and I want to work with them to bring about this consistency and hunger for runs," he added. (ANI)


Mata backs Moyes to reverse United's fortunes with new signings this summera

Juan-MataLondon, Apr 18 : Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata has reportedly backed boss David Moyes to reverse the club's fortunes with a number of new signings this summer despite the club's worst Premier League season.  Read more »

Cardiff wants 3-0 defeat to Crystal Palace annulled over 'Palace cheating' claims

Cardiff wants 3-0 defeat to Crystal Palace annulled over 'Palace cheating' claimsLondon, Apr 18 - Welsh side Cardiff City has reportedly lodged an official complaint with the Premier League that their 3-0  Read more »

Rajasthan Royals put Sunrisers Hyderabad in to bat

Rajasthan-RoyalsAbu Dhabi, April 18 : Rajasthan Royals skipper Shane Watson won the toss and elected to field against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium here Friday.  Read more »

Kings XI Punjab beat Super Kings by six wickets

Glenn-MaxwellAbu Dhabi, April 18 : Kings XI Punjab beat Chennai Super Kings by six wickets in the an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium here Friday.  Read more »

Rosberg plans on discussing concerns on 'over the line' Bahrain GP with Hamilton

Nico RosbergLondon, Apr 18  : Mercedes racer Nico Rosberg is reportedly planning to discuss concers regarding their fight for victory in Bahrain, which went 'over the line', with his teammate Lewis Hamilton.  Read more »

FIA uphold decision to disqualify Ricciardo

Daniel-RicciardoParis, April 15 : International automobile federation (FIA) announced Tuesday that it will uphold the decision on Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo's disqualification from last month's Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix.  Read more »