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Sohaib Maqsood out of T20 squad against New Zealand

LAHORE: Injured middle-order batsman Sohaib Maqsood has been ousted from the Twenty-20 squad for New Zealand due to wrist fracture on left hand. Maqsood’s presence in One-Day International (ODI) matches is also suspicious after being removed from T20 squad as doctors advised him for three-week rest. The batsman had got wrist injury while representing ‘Pakistan


2nd test: Resilient Sarfaraz fights back to reduce New Zealand lead

DUBAI:  Resilient Sarfaraz Ahmed fought back to reduce the lead of New Zealand on the fourth day of second test  in Dubai, as the wicket keeper batsman scored a brilliant 100 to put an unbroken partnership of 65 for the last wicket with Rahat Ali.