Saturday, March 23, 2019

Quetta Gladiators clinch maiden PSL title overwhelm Peshawar Zalmi

KARACHI: Quetta Gladiators fought their way to ultimate victory against Peshawar Zalmi in the title match of the Pakistan Super League 2019 at the National Stadium in Karachi on Sunday. The...

Best players of the tournament

KARACHI: Shane Watson of Quetta Gladiators was named as the Player of PSL 2019 after the 2007 World Cup winner with Australia finished as the leading run-getter in the 32-day tournament, which culminated at the National...

Kohli, Bumrah retain no. 1 spot in ODI rankings

DUBAI: Indian captain Virat Kohli and fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah have retained their respective number one positions in the ICC ODI player rankings, updated on Sunday. Kohli and vice-captain Rohit Sharma,...

Security absolute priority for WC: David Richardson

KARACHI: The deadly New Zealand shootings which Bangladesh cricketers narrowly avoided means security will remain an ‘absolute priority’ going into the World Cup, the head of cricket’s governing body said on Sunday.

Ehsan Mani hopeful of hosting all PSL matches in Pakistan

KARACHI: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ehsan Mani is hopeful that all the matches of next edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) could be held in Pakistan and not around UAE.

Six Pak players rested, Shoaib to lead ODI series in Australia

LAHORE: Captain Sarfraz Ahmed is one of six players rested by Pakistan for their one-day series against Australia, with Shoaib Malik leading a 16-man squad that includes Umar Akmal and Junaid Khan. With a tour to England...

Shane Watson to play in Pakistan leg of PSL

DUBAI: Former Australia's Test allrounder Shane Watson has confirmed that he will take part in the Pakistan leg of the Pakistan Super League (PSL)."It has been a tough decision, more so from my family's point...

Karachi welcomes foreign cricket stars as PSL 2019 comes home

KARACHI: Cricket-mad Karachiites are welcoming a host of foreign stars who will feature in the last eight matches of the Pakistan Super League's (PSL) 2019 edition, started in the city on Saturday.

Ross Taylor becomes leading run scorer for Kiwis in ODIs

DUBAI: Ross Taylor has surpassed former skipper Stephen Fleming to be the leading run scorer for New Zealand in the one-day format. The 34-year-old achieved that feat during the third ODI against Bangladesh where he...

No good decision if India withdraws from WC: Chetan Chauhan

LUCKNOW (Uttar Pradesh): Pulling out of the World Cup so that India does not play against Pakistan, is not that easy as every tournament has its own rules, said former Indian cricketer and Uttar Pradesh...