Sunday, December 16, 2018

Arthur apologises to Hafeez but demands apology from Mohsin Khan

KARACHI: Pakistan Head Coach Mickey Arthur has admitted his mistake and subsequently apologised to veteran all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez for his wrong attitude towards him. According to a report, during the recently concluded T20I series between...

“PCB to decide if I lead team in World Cup or not”: Sarfraz

KARACHI: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed said that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will decide whether he will lead the national tema in the World Cup or not. “This is a question which is being...

Sethi sends legal notice to Mani for presumably maligning him

LAHORE: Former PCB chairman Najam Sethi on Monday sent a legal notice to his successor and incumbent board chief Ehsan Mani for allegedly defaming him. The legal notice sent to Mani claims that the recently released numbers...

Mani refuses bullet proof car and PSL allowance

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ehsan Mani has taken practical measures to cut down board’s excessive expenditures. According to media reports, Mani has refused to take bulletproof car and allowance of Rs.500, 000 as...

Shoaib, Sania blessed with a baby boy

LONDON: Indian tennis star Sania Mirza and her Pakistani cricketer husband Shoaib Malik welcomed their first child early on Tuesday (October 30). As per details, the six-time Grand Slam champion has given birth to...

Babar Azam becomes number one T20I batsman for third time

KARACHI:  Fresh from winning the man-of-the-series award in the 3-0 clean sweep of Australia, frontline Pakistan batsman Babar Azam has also become the top-ranked T20I batsman in the world for the third time. Azam scored a total of...

Virat Kohli – a batsman of his unique world record

VISHAKHAPATNAM (India): Virat Kohli is already regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of his generation. He became the fastest batsman to reach 10,000 runs in one-day internationals after scoring a second consecutive century against West...

Ross Taylor wants to reach 100-Test mark

WELLINGTON: New Zealand cricketer Ross Taylor has expressed his desire to play 100 Tests before bidding adieu to international cricket.  The 34-year-old, however, added that in order to keep himself going in the longest...

Rangana Herath to retire from Test cricket

LONDON: Sri Lanka spinner Rangana Herath is all set to bid adieu to the longest format of the game after playing the first Test of their upcoming three-match series against England. The 40-year-old told the...

ICC approves 50-over league-based qualification structure for World Cup

NEW DELHI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) Board unanimously approved a new ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup qualification pathway at the conclusion of a week of meetings in Singapore. From 2019, a new simplified...