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  • Smith wary of pink ball Test against Pakistan at Gabba

    MELBOURNE: Australia captain Steven Smith has no qualms about playing another day-night Test at Adelaide Oval but is wary of how the pink ball will perform in the humid conditions expected at Brisbane later this year...

    Australia play Pakistan in the first Test under lights at the Gabba on Dec15, despite warnings from former players and pundits that muggy conditions could make the ball unplayable for batsmen...

  • Australia to play pink-ball Tests against Pakistan, South Africa

    SYDNEY: Australia will play two day-night Tests against South Africa and Pakistan next southern summer in a revamp of home international scheduling, a report said on Thursday...

    Following the success of the inaugural pink-ball Test against New Zealand in Adelaide last year, Cricket Australia will stage two more day-night Tests against touring nations South Africa and Pakistan, the Sydney Morning Herald reported...

  • Pakistan to give pink ball another go in Quaid-e-Azam Trophy final

    KARACHI: Pakistan will experiment with the pink ball in the final of its premier First-class cricket tournament in preparation for a possible day-night Test against Australia later this year, a cricket official said Saturday...

    “We had experimented with the orange ball in the final of the trophy in 2011 and then with a pink ball in 2012 so the latest final will help us further assess the pink ball as Australia have offered us to play...

  • Pakistan agree, SA balk at pink-ball Tests in Australia

    MELBOURNE: Cricket Australia unveiled plans on Wednesday for day-night Tests against South Africa and Pakistan but admitted player concerns about the experimental format meant the Proteas’ fixture was not locked in...

    The day-night Tests using a pink ball are a central part of Australia’s home international schedule for 2016-17, which also features limited over matches against three nations...

  • Bishoo looks to tame Pakistan in pink-ball Test

    SHARJAH: West Indian leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo says the novelty of using a pink ball can help bamboozle Pakistan’s batsmen when the teams meet in Asia’s first day-night Test in Dubai from Thursday...

    Bishoo warmed up for the landmark Test by taking 5-107 in a 36-over workout to help the West Indies bowl out a Pakistan Cricket Board Patron’s XI for 308 on the second day of the three-day match in Sharjah on Saturday...

  • Colour me pink

    Pink is the colour of the cheeks of the young blushing Pakistani bride whose wedding in Raiwind an Indian prime minister stopped-over to attend...

    Pink is the colour of the turban her grandfather Nawaz Sharif wore at her valima, a turban which Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave to his Pakistani counterpart for the occasion...

  • Pink rays of light

    HAVING seen a photograph on Twitter of Islamabad’s Faisal Mosque lit up in pink lights to mark October as the breast cancer awareness month, I took the liberty of retweeting it but the reaction from some social media users left me benumbed with shock...

    This is why, like millions around the world and in Pakistan, I support and add my humble voice to any attempt aimed at raising the level of awareness...

  • Pink bollworm attack may drop cotton yield

    LAYYAH: Pink bollworm attack on cotton in the district is likely to reduce yield by 20 to 30 per cent, claims Farmers Associates Pakistan District President Chaudhry Samiullah...

    Pure BT cotton variety has tendency and resistance to keep pink bollworm away from the crop, but in Layyah district some hot spots were noted where BT cotton was attacked by the the insect, says Mr Samiullah...

  • Faisal Mosque goes pink

    ISLAMABAD: Faisal Mosque went pink as a part of month-long breast cancer awareness campaign being observed across the globe...

    During the campaign a number of buildings including the Parliament House were illuminated with pink lights...

  • World’s largest pink diamond expected to fetch $30m

    LONDON: ‘The Pink Raj’, an intense pink diamond described by experts as the world’s largest, is expected to fetch up to $30 million when it is auctioned in Geneva next month...

    Previous sales for smaller pink diamonds have yielded more than $1m per carat at auction...

  • Footprints: The pink rickshaw driving force

    Two shiny rickshaws, painted pink and off-white, stand proudly in a corner of St Joseph’s church and school, where Cathy is working on a project with schoolchildren...

    Designed much the same as the other rickshaws on the road, these pink ones are enclosed on all four sides, including the driver’s seat...

  • Tickled pink by Jaipur

    The legend behind Jaipur being famous as the Pink City is that when the Prince of Wales (Edward VII) visited Jaipur (in 1876), to show his hospitality Raja Sawai Ram Singh ordered to paint the entire city in pink which is the symbol of cordial reception in traditional culture...

    But a close and thorough observance reveals that it’s not pink anymore but instead terracotta...

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