Thursday, May 23, 2019

2019 World Cup would be most interesting and challenging tournament since its inception: Morgan

“MoneyGram aims to educate and promote sports for awareness”, says Richard Levy By M. Sarwar LONDON: Just nine days before formal opening of the 12th World Cup...

Sana Mir becomes world’s most successful women’s ODI spinner

BENONI: Pakistan’s off-spinner Sana Mir became the most successful women’s ODI spinner in the world when she dismissed South Africa’s Sune Luus in the third One-Day International of the ICC Women’s Championship which ended...

Morgan suspended for one match but hopeful to win against Pakistan

LONDON: England captain Eoin Morgan has been suspended for the next one-day international and fined 40% of his match fee for a slow over-rate during the six-wicket win against Pakistan on Tuesday.

“I want to bat at number three position”: Shakib

DUBAI : Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has expressed his desire to bat at number three position in the limited-overs format ahead of the upcoming World Cup. "There was a time...

Mumbai Indians clinch 4th IPL title after one-run victory over CSK

HYDERABAD : Mumbai Indians (MI) defeated the defending champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by one run in the Indian Premier League (IPL) final here on Sunday to secure their fourth IPL title, the most number...

Virat Kohli named as Intl’ Cricket of the year

MUMBAI: Amid all the World Cup hype, India skipper Virat Kohli has bagged the International Cricketer of the year award while Smriti Mandhana was honoured with the International women cricketer of the year award during...

Bangladesh change WC strip after uproar over similarity with Pak kit

DHAKA: Bangladesh has altered its World Cup cricket strip to add a touch of red following uproar over the initial design, which some had likened to rival Pakistan's kit, the cricket board said on...

Sunil Gavaskar picks England as his favourite team to win World Cup 2019

MUMBAI: India’s cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar has picked England as his favourite team to win the upcoming ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup – 2019. He picked England, Australia, West Indies...

Big uproar over ‘Gamer Changer’ Miandad dismisses Afridi’s allegations

KARACHI: An unfortunate tussle between cricketrs Shahid Afridi and Javed Miandad has again surfaced after the publication of Afridi’s autobiography ‘Game Changer’. Batting legend Javed Miandad has denied the allegations levelled against him by former all-rounder...

Ten Pegging Festival in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: The two-day annual tent pegging event in connection with Margalla Festival, organised by Metropolitan Corporation of Islamabad (MCI) has been concluded at Fatima Jinnah Park Islamabad. Over 700 horsemen from 150 tent pegging clubs of Punjab, K-P and AJK participated in the event. People turned in...