Friday, June 22, 2018

Tyson Fury announces return, plans ‘three big fights’ for 2018

JOHANNESBURG: Former heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury has announced his return to boxing, saying that he is looking forward to three big fights in 2018. The 29-year-old's comments come just a week after announcing...

Over 1000 players sign up for IPL Player Auction 2018

MUMBAI: The Indian Premier League (IPL) Player Registration closed on Friday, with a whopping 1,122 players signing up to be a part of the mega Player Auction 2018, which is slated to take place...

Bismah Maroof wants to emulate Kohli

KARACHI: Telling about the craziness of cricket in Pakistan, Bismah Maroof, the new captain of Pakistan Women team, has said that like every typical Pakistani household, the craze for cricket was always there in...

Usman Khawaja recalls his ugly days when was racially abused

JOHANNESBURG: Australia batsman Usman Khawaja has revealed that he was racially abused so much growing up in Sydney that he led to support other countries rather than the national side. The 30-year-old, who was born...

Imad Wasim to captain Karachi Kings in PSL-3

LAHORE: All-rounder Imad Wasim has been appointed the captain of the Karachi Kings (KK) for the third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) set to take place in 2018. The announcement was made in...

FIFA suspends Pakistan Football Federation, its offices, accounts to remain in court’s control

LONDON: FIFA has suspended the Pakistan Football Federation's (PFF) membership citing "undue third-party interference" as the federation's "offices and its accounts remain in control of a court-appointed administrator," a press release from the association...

Dhoni creates world record of most not outs in his 300th ODI

COLOMBO: Mahendra Singh Dhoni joined a select group of Indian players on Thursday to have represented India in 300 one-day internationals. And the former India captain celebrated that with yet another feat which takes...

Wade Barrett wants to visit Pakistan again

ISLAMABAD: Professional wrestler and former bare-knuckle boxer Wade Barrett has said he loved visiting Pakistan and plans to make another visit soon to encourage wrestlers. Speaking to Pakistan channel, Barret said it was an...

‘Hell of an effort’ needed to match ‘great’ Tendulkar’s record; says Kohli

COLOMBO (Sri Lanka): Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who equalled Ricky Ponting's 30 ODI hundreds during the fifth ODI against Sri Lanka, said that it was an honour for him to equal someone like the...

Suresh Raina pays tribute to retiring Ashish Nehra

MUMBAI: Indian left-handed batsman Suresh Raina has paid tribute to veteran pacer Ashish Nehra, who confirmed that he will bid adieu to all forms of cricket after the opening T20I of the three-match series...