Saturday, October 20, 2018

Asia Cup 2018 moved from India to UAE on Pakistan’s request

LONDON: The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) on Tuesday accepted Pakistan's reservations against playing in India and decided to move the Asia Cup 2018 to United Arab Emirates. The decision was taken in the annual...

Ahmed Raza conducts coin toss at FIFA match

MOSCOW: 15-year-old Pakistani teenager Ahmed Raza made all his way from Sialkot to Moscow overnight and participated in the ongoing FIFA World Cup with the help of beverage brand Coca Cola. The boy also conducted...

Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Malik confirm participation for ICC World XI against WI

DUBAI: ICC World T20I winners Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Malik and Thisara Perera are the first set of players to confirm their participation for the ICC World XI side in a one-off T20I match against...

Sania Mirza says her child’s surname will be ‘Mirza Malik’

PANAJI : While speaking at a panel discussion on 'Gender Bias' in the on-going Goa Fest 2018, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza announced that she will keep her child's surname as 'Mirza Malik'. She expressed...

Pak v/s England: First Test at Lords

LONDON: The first match in a two-Test series between Pakistan and England started here at Lords on Thursday. Till our going to press, England were 72 for three wickets after winning the toss at...

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...

Arjun Tendulkar selected for U-19 selection

NEW DELHI: Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) senior official Rajiv Shukla on Saturday congratulated legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's son, Arjun Tendulkar, after the latter was named in the India Under-19 squad...

Shoaib Malik vows to help team win 2019 World Cup

LAHORE: Veteran all-rounder Shoaib Malik has expressed his desire to end his cricketing career by playing a vital role in Pakistan team’s victory in the 2019 World Cup. Pakistan team will feature in the...

Pak Army team wins ‘Pace Sticking Competition at Sandhurst

SANDHRST (UK): Pakistan Army team won the drill competition commonly known as All Arms and International Pace Sticking Competition held at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, UK on 14 June 2018. With as little time as two...

Tendulkar lone Indian in Holder’s best-ever cricketing XI

JOHANNESBURG: Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar has been named by West Indies Test skipper Jason Holder in his best-ever cricketing XI. Alongside Tendulkar, Australian great Shane Warne also features in Holder's all-time XI, which was revealed...