Friday, June 22, 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...

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...

Shahid Afridi reveals mutual love for Indian fans

GENEVA: Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has once again grabbed the media’s attention during the sidelines of the exhibition match in Switzerland. Afridi was the captain of the Royals’ team during the ‘Cricket on Ice’...

Shaharyar denies his attributed ‘weak PCB case’ statement

LAHORE: Former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar M Khan has strongly contradicted an statement attributed to him earlier on Saturday which said PCB's case against its Indian counterpart BCCI for not resuming bilateral...

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...

Pakistani footballs to represent country at 2018 FIFA World Cup

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani football may be languishing in the doldrums but its footballs are set to shine at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Russian Ambassador to Pakistan Alexey Dedov had recently confirmed that...

Sarfraz says ‘1-1 good for us’, we lacked discipline in batting

LONDON: Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed insisted he was proud of his youthful side even after an innings and 55-run defeat at Headingley denied them a Test-series victory in England. That overwhelming loss, completed inside three...

Sania Mirza to play for semi-final in China Open

BEIJING: The third seeded pair of Sania Mirza and Peng Shuai will today look to book their place in the semi-finals of the China Open when they take on the Czech duo B Strycova...

Everyone will contribute to IPL, team effort wins titles: Gambhir

NEW DELHI: Individual brilliance can win a few games, but to win a tournament, teamwork is needed, according to newly-appointed Delhi Daredevils skipper Gautam Gambhir. "I don't like talking about individuals, it is unfair for...

We have skills to do well in any country: Virat Kohli

CAPE TOWN: Indian skipper Virat Kohli is extremely optimistic about the upcoming 2018 Freedom Series against South Africa and feels that the present Indian team has the required skill set to perform well in...