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UAE cricket

We need to play teams from top countries - Saqib

Saqib Ali, who captained United Arab Emirates in the Asia Cup in Pakistan, feels the team needs to play at least A teams from the top countries in order to improve

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The state of Bangladesh cricket

Siddons slams poor facilities in Bangladesh

Jamie Siddons, the Bangladesh coach, has blamed the poor cricketing facilities and infrastructure in the country for his team's dismal showing in international cricket

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Pakistan cricket

Akram criticises Malik's captaincy

Wasim Akram, the former Pakistan captain, has criticised Shoaib Malik for his captaincy and for not bowling his offspin regularly, and called for the inclusion of Mohammad Aamer, the 16-year-old left-arm seamer, into the national team

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Security measures

ICC waits for Asia Cup security report

The ICC is awaiting a report from its security consultants, working with the Pakistan authorities, on the Asia Cup in its bid to assess the situation in the country ahead of the Champions Trophy in September

India v Sri Lanka, Asia Cup final, Karachi

Mendis takes centrestage in final

Ajantha Mendis happens to be a major part of Sri Lanka's gameplan, not just with his mystical bowling, but also because he seems to have taken focus off most of the other bowlers

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Security measures

Asia Cup success proves Pakistan is safe - Ashraf

The successful organisation of the Asia Cup will boost Pakistan's chances of hosting the ICC Champions Trophy in September this year, the board chairman Nasim Ashraf said

Pakistan v Bangladesh, Super Four, Asia Cup, Karachi

Ousted hosts look to salvage pride

The final league clash in the Asia Cup has, much to the disappointment of the home side, been reduced to a dead rubber. India sealed a spot in the final with by chasing 309 against Sri Lanka ease and shut Pakistan out the tournament