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Mohammad Rizwan named ICC T20I cricketer of the year

The International Cricket Council (ICC) named Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan as the T20I Cricketer of the Year 2021. Rizwan has been rewarded for his “sheer consistency, indomitable spirit and plenty of breathtaking knocks” last year. “The Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman ruled the

Quetta Gladiators retain Maya Ali, Bilal Ashraf as brand ambassadors

LAHORE: Quetta Gladiators on Saturday retained Pakistani actors Maya Ali and Bilal Ashraf as brand ambassadors for the seventh edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL). This will be Maya Ali’s fifth stint as the ambassador, while Ashraf has been appointed

Nick Knight, David Grower to commentate at PSL 7

KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board has unveiled the commentators for the upcoming edition of the Pakistan Super League which will commence at Karachi’s National Stadium on 27 January. Former England cricketer Nick Knight and Mike Haysman, the former first-class cricketer

Lahore Qalandars unveil kit for upcoming PSL7

LAHORE: Newly-appointed Lahore Qalandars skipper Shaheen Afridi launched the kit for the seventh edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL). The Qalandars have unveiled two new kits of light green and red colours. The green is for home, while the

South Africa win series with seven-wicket victory over India

PAARL: South Africa eased to a comfortable win in the second ODI against India to add a richly-deserved 50-over series triumph to their victory in the Test series. An outstanding spin bowling from Tabraiz Shamsi, Keshav Maharaj and Aiden Markram

TikTok becomes official entertainment partner for PSL 7, 8 

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced its partnership with TikTok, the leading destination for short form videos, for two seasons of the HBL Pakistan Super League. According to a statement issued on Friday, TikTok will be the official

T20 World Cup 2022: India, Pakistan to face off on Oct 23

MELBOURNE: India’s opening match of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 will be against arch-rivals Pakistan on October 23 at the historic Melbourne Cricket Ground in Australia. It will be the first World Cup clash between the two nations

Pakistan’s fixtures at T20 World Cup 2022 announced

MELBOURNE: The fixtures for the next ICC Men’s T20 World Cup have been announced, with 16 teams set to do battle across Australia in October and November 2022. Two of world cricket’s biggest rivals will go head-to-head at the MCG,

Pakistan U19 beat Afghanistan to qualify for quarter-finals

TRINIDAD: Pakistan U19 recorded an impressive 24-run win over Afghanistan U19 to secure a berth in the Super Eights (quarter-finals) from Group C of the ICC Men’s U19 World Cup at the Brian Lara Stadium in Trinidad on Thursday. Chasing

ICC names Babar, Rizwan and Shaheen in T20I team of the year

LONDON: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has unveiled its T20I team of the year with three players from Pakistan — Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan and Shaheen Shah Afridi are included. Babar Azam has been named the skipper of the ICC

PCB confirms match officials for PSL 7

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday announced match officials for the seventh edition of HBL Pakistan Super League 2022, which will be held in Karachi and Lahore from 27 January to 27 February. According to a statement issued

Fans to nominate ‘Hamaray Heroes’ for PSL 7

LAHORE: Pakistan cricket fans will have an opportunity to nominate their favourite personalities, who will be recognised by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) under the Hamaray Heroes initiative during the HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) 7.   According to a

Muhammad Hasnain accused of ‘chucking’ during BBL match

SYDNEY: Pakistan pacer Mohammad Hasnain, who is playing for Sydney Thunder, was accused of ‘chucking’ during Big Bash League (BBL) match against Sydney Sixers.   Sydney Sixers and Sydney Thunder were playing an important match at the Sydney Cricket Ground

U19 World Cup: West Indies to face Australia in opener

PROVIDENCE: The Under 19 Men’s Cricket World Cup gets underway on Friday as hosts West Indies kickoff in the curtain-raiser against Australia at Providence Stadium, Guyana. The hosts slipped to heavy defeats against India and South Africa in the warm-up

Atif Aslam and Aima Baig to sing PSL 7 anthem

LAHORE: Atif Aslam and Aima Baig will sing the HBL Pakistan Super League 2022 anthem, which has been produced and composed by Abdullah Siddiqui, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Thursday. According to a press release issued by the

Pakistan set to host Asian Open Taekwondo in Nov 2022

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is set to host the Asian Open Taekwondo Championships, which will be held in November this year. The news was announced by the Asian Taekwondo Union. As per the Pakistan Taekwondo Federation, Pakistan won an e-vote conducted by

Online sale of PSL 7 tickets begins today

KARACHI: Pakistan Cricket Board has announced details of ticket prices for the Pakistan Super League 2022. The tickets will go on sale today on Tuesday at 3pm PST online. The first-leg of 15 matches will be played in Karachi from

PSL 7: Franchises finalise squads after supplementary and replacement draft

LAHORE: The six HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchises further boosted their squads on Saturday as they picked additional players and submitted partial replacements for the players unavailable for the initial few matches in the supplementary and replacement draft held