Articles about Saeed Anwar

Saeed Anwar is a former professional cricket player from Pakistan who has also formerly served as a captain for One Day Internationals and Test matches. The opening batsman played international cricket between the years 1989 and 2003. Anwar is regarded as one of the greatest opening batsmen in the history of Pakistan’s cricket. He has scored 20 centuries in ODI matches which is more than any other Pakistani batsman in this format. The left-handed batsman was born on September 6, 1968, in Karachi and has played 55 Tests and 247 ODIs in his career span. He made his ODI debut in 1989 against West Indies. In November 1990, Anwar made his Test debut against the same team in Faisalabad. In 1997, he won the title of the Wisden Cricketer of the Year. He has also scored three successive hundreds in ODIs. In the year 2003, he bid farewell to international cricket.

#EnglandvsPakistan: Records broken by Shan Masood on Day 2

07 Aug 2020

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#EnglandvsPakistan: Records broken by Shan Masood on Day 2

Pakistan seem to have the upper hand in the ongoing first Test against England, at the moment.

2nd ODI, India beat West Indies: List of records broken

18 Dec 2019

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2nd ODI, India beat West Indies: List of records broken

The Indian cricket team beat West Indies on Wednesday to draw level in the three-match ODI series.

Yasir Shah shocks world with maiden Test century: Records scripted

01 Dec 2019

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Yasir Shah shocks world with maiden Test century: Records scripted

Pakistan spinner Yasir Shah shocked the world, not with the ball, but with the bat, this time around.

I still regret the 2003 World Cup against India: Akhtar

06 Aug 2019

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I still regret the 2003 World Cup against India: Akhtar

Pakistan have endured a tough time against arch-rivals India in the ICC World Cup.

New Zealand beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

20 Jun 2019

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New Zealand beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

New Zealand kept their unbeaten run going in the ICC World Cup 2019.

Here're records scripted by Rohit Sharma in this World Cup

17 Jun 2019

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Here're records scripted by Rohit Sharma in this World Cup

India's swashbuckling opener Rohit Sharma came up with a prolific performance as he scored 140 against Pakistan in the ICC World Cup 2019 on Sunday.

Reliving all India vs Pakistan matches in Cricket World Cup

15 Jun 2019

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Reliving all India vs Pakistan matches in Cricket World Cup

India and Pakistan face each other in match number 22 of the ICC World Cup 2019 at Old Trafford in Manchester on Sunday.

2019 World Cup: Unknown incidents about Indo-Pak matches

15 Jun 2019

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2019 World Cup: Unknown incidents about Indo-Pak matches

India and Pakistan lock horns in match number 22 of the ICC World Cup 2019.

Do you remember these memorable ODIs between India-Pakistan?

14 Jun 2019

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Do you remember these memorable ODIs between India-Pakistan?

India are set to take on arch-rivals Pakistan for the seventh time in the ICC World Cup on Sunday.

Five infamous sledging incidents in Cricket World Cup History

14 Jun 2019

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Five infamous sledging incidents in Cricket World Cup History

Cricket has always witnessed sledging especially in high octane clashes.

Here's a look at India's top Cricket World Cup matches

26 May 2019

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Here's a look at India's top Cricket World Cup matches

The ICC World Cup 2019 gets underway from Thursday.

Here's a look at India's greatest Cricket World Cup moments

18 May 2019

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Here's a look at India's greatest Cricket World Cup moments

As India prepare themselves for the 12th edition of the ICC World Cup, they would look to win their third title to become the second most successful team in the history.

England beat Ireland in one-off ODI: Here're the records broken

04 May 2019

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England beat Ireland in one-off ODI: Here're the records broken

England clinched a narrow four-wicket victory over Ireland in the one-off ODI at Malahide.

Australia beat Pakistan in second ODI: Here're records broken

25 Mar 2019

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Australia beat Pakistan in second ODI: Here're records broken

Australia are making the most out of their new found momentum as they took a crucial 2-0 lead in the five-match ODI series against Pakistan.

#CricketInNumbers: Key statistics, records of Pakistan in the World Cup

23 Jan 2019

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#CricketInNumbers: Key statistics, records of Pakistan in the World Cup

The ICC World Cup 2019 will start from May 30 onwards, in England and Wales.

Ross Taylor surpasses Tendulkar, Kohli with this ODI feat

08 Jan 2019

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Ross Taylor surpasses Tendulkar, Kohli with this ODI feat

New Zealand cricket team senior batsman Ross Taylor has been in supreme form in ODI cricket.

Happy Birthday Anil Kumble: A look at his illustrious career

17 Oct 2018

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Happy Birthday Anil Kumble: A look at his illustrious career

Legendary Indian spinner Anil Kumble turned 48 today, and there are not enough words to express our gratitude to this monumental cricketing figure, who contributed so much to Indian cricket.

Asia Cup 2018: A look back at classic India-Pak encounters

16 Sep 2018

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Asia Cup 2018: A look back at classic India-Pak encounters

India and Pakistan have met each other 12 times in the history of Asia Cup.

Fakhar, Imam stitch record ODI opening partnership

20 Jul 2018

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Fakhar, Imam stitch record ODI opening partnership

Pakistani batsmen, Fakhar Zaman and Imam-ul-Haq, broke the record of the highest opening partnership in ODI cricket.

Cricket: Which are the most famous sledging incidents?

19 Jun 2018

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Cricket: Which are the most famous sledging incidents?

Cricket might be called a 'gentleman's game' but still sledging is an integral part of this sport.

This day in 2010, Sachin scored the first ODI double-ton

24 Feb 2018

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This day in 2010, Sachin scored the first ODI double-ton

Eight years ago, on this day, Sachin Tendulkar became the first male cricketer to score a double hundred in ODIs.

Remembering Kumble's perfect 10

07 Feb 2018

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Remembering Kumble's perfect 10

Indian spin legend, Anil Kumble scripted history by claiming a 'perfect 10' on February 7, 1999 at the Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi.

Another honor-killing in Pakistan: 19-year old boy kills sister, brother-in-law

13 Dec 2017

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Another honor-killing in Pakistan: 19-year old boy kills sister, brother-in-law

In yet another horrific incident of honor killing in Pakistan, 19-year old Saeed Anwar shot dead his sister and her husband in Rawalpindi.

India-Pakistan cricket rivalry in numbers

04 Jun 2017

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India-Pakistan cricket rivalry in numbers

The most awaited cricket match of the year, India versus Pakistan, will be played at Edgbaston in the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy.

Tainted Salman Butt to return to international cricket?

14 Mar 2017

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Tainted Salman Butt to return to international cricket?

After serving a five-year ban for spot-fixing, tainted Pakistan batsman Salman Butt is being considered for Pakistan's test series against West Indies this April.