Monday, March 30, 2020

All tests conducted on PSL players, staff came out negative; says PCB

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday confirmed that none of the 128 COVID-19 tests conducted on the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2020 players, support staff, match officials, broadcasters and team owners on March...

Shahid Afridi urges contrymen to take precautions against Coronavirus

PESHAWAR: Pakistan's former cricketer Shahid Afridi on Friday urged his countrymen to take preventive measures to contain the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic. The veteran all-rounder advised people to wash their hands...

March 24 – important day for Yuvraj Singh

NEW DELHI: It was on March 24, 2011, when Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh's heroics ended Australia's hopes of winning a fourth consecutive World Cup title. In the match, India defeated Australia by...

March 18, 2012 – Tendulkar played last ODI

NEW DELHI: It was on March 18, 2012, when Sachin Tendulkar played his last ODI in international cricket. The Master Blaster played his last ODI against Pakistan during the 2012 Asia Cup. He played...

Pakistan postpones T20 league after foreign player shows symptoms of Coronavirus

LAHORE: The Pakistan Super League (PSL) was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic hours before the semi-final matches were due to start in Lahore on Tuesday. The franchise-based Twenty20 competition had been...

Alex Hales in ‘self-isolation’ after developing fever and cough

LONDON: After the abrupt postponement of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) by Pakistan Cricket Board in Lahore on Tuesday amid reports of an overseas cricketer carrying symptoms of the coronavirus, England batsman Alex Hales, who represented Karachi...

March 16, 2005 a milestone day for Sachin Tendulkar

NEW DELHI: It was on March 16 in 2005 when legendary Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar registered 10,000 runs in Test cricket. Sachin achieved the milestone against Pakistan in his 195th innings while playing his 122nd...

Mark Boucher suggests turning off cell phones amid global lockdown

NEW DELHI: South Africa men's cricket team coach Mark Boucher on Tuesday suggested to turn off cell phones for two weeks amid the ongoing global lockdown due to coronavirus pandemic. "The only thing missing...

PSL among world’s top T20 leagues; says Hashim Amla

RAWALPINDI: Who has been the most self-effacing among all international cricketers of the 21st Century? The answer to this query is probably simple because the majority would definitely cast their votes in favour of former...

Coronavirus forces England to ditch hand shakes in Sri Lanka

LONDON: England captain Joe Root on Monday said his players will not be shaking hands on their tour of Sri Lanka in a bid to avoid the coronavirus. Root...