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New Zealand win 2nd Test as hostile Wagner bounces out Windies

HAMILTON: New Zealand decimated the West Indies with a day to spare in the second Test to sweep the series 2-0 on Tuesday. The tourists struggled to cope in their second innings against New Zealand's three-pronged fast bowling attack in Hamilton, particularly against a barrage of bouncers from Neil Wagner. A brutal spell from Wagner produced three wickets and a broken arm as the hosts romped to a 240-run victory. The West Indies, set a target of 444 to win after losing the first Test by an innings, folded at nine…

 West Indies win toss, choose to bat against Pakistan

BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS: West Indies captain Jason Holder won the toss and chose to bat first against Pakistan on the opening morning of the second Test of the three-match series at Kensington Oval in Barbados on Sunday. Following a seven-wicket win in the opening match in Jamaica, Pakistan are introducing leg-spinner Shadab Khan for his Test debut at the expense of fast bowler Wahab Riaz as they seek the victory which would be a first-ever at the venue and also clinch a first Test series triumph in the Caribbean ahead of…

Pakistan-West Indies 2nd Test begins tomorrow

BRIDGETOWN: Pakistan cricket team will play their second Test of the three matches series against West Indies starting on Sunday (tomorrow) at Kensington Oval in Barbados, ARY News reported. Misbah-ul-Haq led Pakistan leading the series 1-0 after a comprehensive victory in the first test at Sabina Park in Jamaica. Pakistan has yet to win a test series against the Caribbean side at their home. Pakistan cricket team can make history by beating the West Indies in the second test. The selection panel of the West Indies…

India beat England in second Test by 246 runs

VISAKHAPATNAM: India spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Jayant Yadav picked up three wickets apiece in the second innings as the hosts beat England by 246 runs on Monday to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series. Chasing 405 for a win, England were all out for 158 shortly after lunch on the fifth and final day in the first test match being played in the port city of Visakhapatnam. Earlier, England openers Monday morning failed to chase the big target as Indian bowlers landed quick blows, reducing them to 142/7 at lunch…

Herath guides Sri Lanka to victory vs Zimbabwe  in 2nd Test

HARARE: Spinner Rangana Herath thrived as Sri Lanka’s stand-in captain, taking 8-63 to seal a 257-run win over Zimbabwe in the second Test on Thursday with a 2-0 series sweep. Herath finished with 13 wickets in the match after replacing regular skipper Angelo Mathews as the Sri Lankan captain for this tour. Continuing on 180-7 and still needing 311 runs to win, Zimbabwe didn’t last long on the final day of the series, just 13 overs, with Herath taking all three wickets. Herath had Craig Ervine caught for 72 to get…

Pakistan set West Indies 456-run target

ABU DHABI: Pakistan declared their innings at 227/2 at Lunch break after stretching lead over West Indies to 455 runs on the fourth day of the second Test in Abu Dhabi on Monday. West Indies openers Kraigg Brathwaite (16) and Leon Johnson (07) were at the crease as visitors made 23 runs without loss in their second innings. At the break Pakistan were 227/2 in their second innings with Asad Shafiq (58) and Younis Khan (29) at the crease as West Indian bowlers managed just one wicket in the session. Shafiq reached his 16th…