Friday, May 25, 2018

Amir Khan pays homage at Data Darbar, to make ‘big’ announcement after Ramazan

LAHORE: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan has said he will make a big announcement regarding the boxing league after the month of Ramazan. Amir, who is currently in Lahore, attended the final of the closing...

Ireland captain Porterfield proudly defends his team

DUBLIN: Ireland captain William Porterfield was in no doubt his side deserved their elevation to Test cricket after a thrilling debut ended in a five-wicket loss to Pakistan. Hopes of a miracle at Malahide...

Olympian goalie Mansoor dies after protracted illness

KARACHI: Celebrated Olympian goal-keeper and 1994 Sydney Hockey World Cup hero Mansoor Ahmed, who was suffering from heart ailment for quite sometime, left for his eternal abode following heart failure at the National Institute...

Pakistan get one point after victory over Ireland in one-off Test

LONDON: In the ICC Test Team Rankings, Pakistan have gained one point after victory in the one-off Test. They remain in seventh position with 87 points while Ireland, who will get a proper ranking...

Tendulkar donates Rs 4 lakh to wheelchair cricket team

NEW DELHI: Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar has donated a sum of 4.39 lakhs to the Indian wheelchair cricket team on Monday. Wheelchair Cricket India Secretary-General Pradeep Raj told ANI that he had sent an...

Porterfield hopes conditions favour Test debutants Ireland against Pakistan

LONDON: Ireland captain William Porterfield hopes a combination of local conditions and English county cricket experience will work in his side's favor when they make their Test debut at home to Pakistan later this...

Shahid Afridi launches cricket club in Toronto

TORONTO: Former Pakistan all-rounder and T20 skipper Shahid Afridi launched a cricket club in his name here this week which will compete in the local Toronto & District League, starting from May 19. The...

Bismah in talks with PCB on pay difference issue

KARACHI: Pakistan Women's Cricket Team Captain Bismah Maroof has disclosed that she has been in talks with the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to address the significant gap between male and female payers' pay. "We are...

England trio to supervise Dublin Test

KARACHI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has nominated three Englishmen to be the match officials during Ireland's inaugural Test when they take on Pakistan at Malahide near Dublin from Friday. Chris Broad, one of the...

India consolidate top spot in ICC Test team rankings

DUBAI: India have consolidated their position at the top of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test Team Rankings following the annual update. In the ICC's annual update, the series results from 2014-15 are removed...