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  • Tendulkar bats for sanitation to save children

    COLOMBO: Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar launched an initiative in Sri Lanka on Monday to improve hygiene among children in South Asia, where hundreds of millions have no access to toilets...

    The Indian superstar showed local children at a deluxe hotel in Colombo how to use soap and water to wash their hands before meals and avoid the risk of disease
  • Misbah bats for Bangladesh

    LONDON: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has warned of the damage that could be done to Bangladesh cricket should England call off their upcoming tour of the country...

    Pakistan have not played a Test series on home soil since an armed attack on Sri Lanka’s team bus in Lahore in 2009 saw six players injured, as well as the deaths of six policemen and two civilians...

  • Lehmann bats away Warne criticism

    And what is true of the Ashes is true of Test cricket as a whole, with just three of the last 14 completed Test series won by the away team — Pakistan in Sri Lanka and Bangladesh and Australia in the West Indies...

    England’s Ashes win will certainly be put into greater context by how Alastair Cook’s men fare on tough tours later this year that see them face Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates before travelling to South Africa...

  • Tendulkar bats for campaign against child labour on Twitter

    Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, chess champion Viswanathan Anand and Bollywood stars took to Twitter this week to support a campaign against child labour, using their fame to draw greater attention to the issue...

    The campaign, launched by Indian insurer Reliance General Insurance and children's rights NGO Child Rights and You (CRY), used the hashtag #DONTEMPLOYLITTLE_ONES to urge people to promise not to use child labour
  • Ponting urges limits on bats

    SYDNEY: Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has backed a call for size limits on bats ahead of an upcoming meeting of world cricket figures, as concerns about a glut in run-scoring grows...

    Manufacturers have been producing thicker bats with larger “sweet spots” that do not feel as heavy as those wielded by power-hitters from past decades, but there are fears they give batsmen an advantage...

  • Flat pitches rather than big bats the reason for batsmen dominance: Warner

    SYDNEY: Australian opener David Warner says flat pitches rather than bats with thicker edges are the reason batsmen have the upper hand in test cricket...

    “A lot of batsmen are scoring a lot of runs, there have been a lot of runs scored in the last 12 to 18 months; you can't specifically come out and say it is the big bats, because everyone around the country and around the world is scoring a lot of runs...

  • Giles Clarke bats for PSL final in Lahore despite recent wave of terror attacks

    Chairman International Cricket Council (ICC) Task Force on Pakistan Giles Clarke voiced his support Sunday for a Pakistan Super League (PSL) final in Lahore despite a recent wave of terror attacks in the country...

    "I thinks it's extremely important that the people of Pakistan watch their heroes playing cricket at home against the best players in the world ? and in the case of PSL, both with and against them...

  • Fossil shows bats have hung around for 33m years

    The Belgian discovery shows that the previous estimate of when such bats appeared for the first time was off by some seven million years...

    Smith of the Royal Institute of Natural Sciences said the long life of the bat species could be explained by the fact that bats are the only mammal capable of flying and as such did not need to compete with others for resources...

  • Pakistan fails to capitalise on oil price dip: ADB

    ISLAMABAD: The Asian Development Bank says that Pakistan’s economy has failed to achieve its growth potential in spite of benefiting from lower prices of oil which accounts for almost a third of its imports...

    The ADB approved $1 billion for projects in Pakistan to improve transport and trade...

  • Fixing Pakistan's water woes beyond regulating the price of bottled water

    But even if Diamer-Bhasha reaches its funding goal, then what?The court summoned yesterday the CEOs of all bottled water companies to present data on the price of extracted water and the revenue they have made selling it...

    We can question whether major bottlers are cartelised, and whether quality audits are functioning well, but let’s think here instead about what the price of water should be...

  • Pakistan paid the price for waking up too late

    LONDON: Every World Cup failure for Pakistan sparks a wave of reviews and sackings and the promise of a fresh approach — until the team wins again and all is forgotten...

    Pakistan won four straight matches to finish level on 11 points with New Zealand, but they bowed out of the tournament due to an inferior net run-rate...

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