DUBAI: During his match-winning 5/22 in the second T20I against Ireland at Chattogram, Shakib Al Hasan went past New Zealand’s Tim Southee to become the bowler with the most T20I wickets. Shakib reached this landmark after trapping George Dockrell leg-before off the third ball of the sixth over. When he castled Harry Tector three balls...
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Shakib Surpasses New Zealand’s Southee to Become Top T20I Wicket-taker
Military Helicopter Crash Kills Nine in US
In the United States, at least nine people were killed in a military helicopter crash in Kentucky State on Thursday. In a statement, a spokesperson for Fort Campbell military base said two Blackhawk helicopters crashed during a routine training mission. He said the incident is under investigation and the command is currently focused on caring...
UAE President Appoints His Eldest Son Sheikh Khalid As Crown Prince
DUBAI: United Arab Emirates President Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has appointed his eldest son Sheikh Khaled as crown prince of Abu Dhabi, the oil-rich capital of the Gulf state, and named his brothers to top roles, state media said. Sheikh Mohammed, who became president and Abu Dhabi ruler last year after running the...
3rd T-20 Cricket Match: West Indies Defeat South Africa by 7 Runs
In the 3rd T-20 cricket match, West Indies defeated South Africa by 7 runs in Johannesburg on Tuesday night. Playing first, West Indies set a victory target of 221 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in allotted twenty overs. In reply, South Africa could manage only 213 runs for the loss of 6 wickets...
Messi Statue to Stand Next to Maradona, Pele at CONMEBOL Museum
Lionel Messi stepped out of Diego Maradona’s shadow by leading Argentina to World Cup victory last year and a statue of the diminutive forward will stand alongside those of his predecessor and Brazil great Pele at the South American federation’s museum. Messi, holding a replica of the World Cup trophy, stood beside the life-size statue...
Six Killed in US Shooting Incident
In the United States, at least six people have been killed in a shooting at an elementary school in Tennessee State. Police said the dead include three students and three staff members while the shooter was killed in an exchange of fire with the police. The shooter was a woman aged 28 who was a...
Saudi, Iranian Foreign Ministers to Meet During Ramadan
Saudi Arabia and Iran have agreed to hold bilateral foreign ministers’ meeting during the holy month of Ramazan. The understanding was reached during a telephonic conversation between Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan and his Iranian counterpart Hossein Amir Abdollahian. This is the second phone call in a week during which they discussed a...
Afghanistan Defeat Pakistan By 7 Wickets To Clinch Series by 2-0.
Sharjah: Afghanistan defeated Pakistan by seven wickets in the second T20 of the 3 match- series to clinch a landmark victory against the neighbours. Pakistan on Sunday set a target of 131 runs for Afghanistan in the second T20 international of the three-match series in Sharjah. Pakistan opted to bat first and scored 130-6 in...
India, UK Relations Getting Tense As Security Removed From UK’s HC In New Delhi
NEW DELHI: The Indian government has removed security outside UK High Commission in New Delhi. The move the BJP led government has taken over BBC documentary against Narendra Modi besides the removal of the flag from its high commission in London by the Khalistan protestors. The Indian flag at the High Commission in London was...
Pakistan vs Afghanistan 2nd T-20 Will Be Played Today
Sharjah: Pakistans is all set to take on Afghanistan today in 2nd match out of three short format cricket series , which is scheduled to be held at the Sharjah Cricket Ground. Going into this match, while Afghanistan will be high on confidence as they enjoy 1-0 lead in the three-match series, Pakistan will aim...