Sunday, May 26, 2019

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...

Miandad, Islah, Jahangir want departmental teams retained

KARACHI: Former sports legends Javed Miandad, Jahangir Khan, Islahuddin alongside others, addressed a gathering of journalists at the Karachi Press Club on Saturday and called for retaining the departmental teams in domestic cricket and urged...

Bismah Maroof confident of Pakistan’s success against SA

KARACHI: Pakistan women cricket team captain Bismah Maroof has expressed confidence that her side will win the three ICC Women's Championship ODIs and five T20Is against South Africa, beginning May 6. "We have...

Shami says India can continue winning streak over Pakistan in WC

HYDERABAD: India bowler Mohammed Shami is of the view that India can continue their winning streak over Pakistan by securing victory against their traditional rival in the upcoming International Cricket Council (ICC) Men's Cricket World Cup.

Duckett, Malan added in England squad for Pakistan, Ireland series

LONDON: England have added Ben Duckett and Dawid Malan to the squad for the one-off ODI against Ireland and T20I versus Pakistan. Duckett had smashed two ODI half-centuries against Bangladesh in 2016,...

Abid wants tips from batting great Tendulkar

LAHORE: Pakistani opening batsman Abid Ali has said that he is eager to meet Sachin Tendulkar and wants to get batting tips from the batting great. Abid, who made his debut during...

Targeting spot in ICC WC semi-finals: Arthur, Sarfraz

LAHORE: Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur is "targeting a spot in the semi-finals" of the ICC Cricket World Cup, beginning May 30 in England and Wales. "We are well prepared and full...

Imran Khan gives cricket team pre-World Cup tips

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan held a meeting with the national cricket team and the Pakistan Cricket Board at Bani Gala on Friday during which he gave the team tips for World Cup success.