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Pakistan beats Netherlands by 16 runs in 1st ODI

Pakistan on Tuesday defeated the Netherlands by 16 runs in the first One Day International, taking 1-0 lead in the three-match ODI series. Pakistan won the toss and chose to bat first. Only at 3-0 after four overs, it got

Pakistani pacer Fatima Sana will play for Barbados Royals in WCPL

Fatima Sana, Pakistan Women’s Cricket Team’s fast bowler, has been contracted by Barbados Royals for West Indies’ upcoming franchise-based tournaments. She will feature in the inaugural edition of the 6IXTY; later, the bowler will showcase her talent in the Women’s

Fakhar’s ton, Babar’s fifty guide Pakistan to 314/6 against Netherlands in 1st ODI

Netherlands: Pakistan got off to a slow start before posting a commanding 314-6 in the first one-day international against the Netherlands in Rotterdam on Tuesday. Left-hand opener Fakhar Zaman carved out a run-a-ball 109 – his seventh ODI century –

Babar Azam rules out complacency ahead of Netherlands series

Pakistan’s captain Babar has said the team is looking forward to the first-ever bilateral series against the Netherlands as the fourth-ranked Pakistan will face the host side on Tuesday august 16. Reflecting on team’s preparation ahead of the series, Babar

West Indies hand New Zealand first T20 loss of 2022

KINGSTON: West Indies handed New Zealand their first limited-overs defeat of the year in cruising to a consolation eight-wicket win in the third and final T20 International at Sabina Park on Sunday. Odean Smith improved on his career-best T20I bowling

Harry Kane late strike spoils Blues’ party

Both managers sent-off, an equalizing goal in the 96th minute, brilliance and wonderful chaos, it is fair to say the Premier League started in earnest at Stamford Bridge. Tempers were running high throughout as Chelsea twice led before Kane’s glancing

‘Rock bottom’: Former players tear into Man Utd after Brentford defeat

Manchester United came in for heavy criticism from former players after they crashed to a chastening 4-0 defeat by Brentford in the Premier League on Saturday, their second loss in as many league games under new boss Erik ten Hag.

South African pacer Duanne Olivier out of England test series

South Africa fast bowler Duanne Olivier has been ruled out of the three-match test series against England after injuring his hamstring in the warm-up defeat to the England Lions this week. “Duanne presented with significant discomfort involving his right hip

Pakistan to participate in Mount Everest Taekwondo Championship in Nepal

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan would feature in the 3rd Mount Everest International Open Taekwondo Championship scheduled to be held in Nepal from September 20 to 25. According to President Pakistan Taekwondo Federation Col (Retd) Waseem Ahmed Janjua, Pakistan would take part in

Brentford humiliates Manchester United in 4-0 thrashing

Brentford added another chapter in Man Utd’s long list of humiliation of past nine years when they produced a stunning first-half performance as they scored four goals in the first 35 minutes to condemn Manchester United to a humiliating defeat

Jesus scores twice in Arsenal’s 4-2 win over Leicester

Another very good day for New Arsenal as Gabriel Jesus, the darling of the Emirates, scored two and made two on his home debut. The Brazilian striker, signed from Manchester City in the summer, scored twice before the break and

Two wins from two as Man City thrashes Bournemouth by 4 goals

Manchester City made it two wins from two at the start of the new Premier League season after thrashing Bournemouth by 4 goals.  Erling Haaland could not mark his home debut for Manchester City with another goal, but it made

New Zealand’s pacer Boult might miss Pakistan tour

Trent Boult, one of New Zealand’s top pacer, might not play in the historic visit of Pakistan after New Zealand Cricket agreed to release Trent Boult from his central contract to allow the experienced pacer to spend more time with

Arshad Nadeem bags one more gold medal for Pakistan in less than a week

Arshad Nadeem Friday bagged a gold medal for Pakistan at the 2022 Islamic Solidarity Games in Konya, Turkey — the second one for the athlete in less than a week. In his first attempt, Nadeem was able to throw the

Sarfaraz Ahmed’s biography added to fourth-grade Urdu book

Fomer Paksitan captain and winner of two ICC Champion Trophies, Sarfaraz Ahmed’s biography has been added to the fourth-grade Urdu book, it emerges today. The primary school students will be reading about Sarfaraz Ahmed considered one of the most successful

Naila Kiani becomes first Pakistani woman to summit three peaks above 8,000m

Mountaineer Naila Kiani on Friday has successfully scaled her third peak over 8,000 metres in height, making her the first Pakistani woman to achieve this milestone. Kiani reached the top of Gasherbrum-1 – the 11th highest mountain in the world

I play not for making records, but for team’s victory: Babar Azam

LAHORE: Pakistan’s all formats skipper Babar Azam has said that his main target is not to make records but help his side strike victory in every given match. Addressing a press conference here at the Gaddafi Stadium on Thursday, Babar

Lahore Stadium’s astroturf removed for renovation, not for PTI’s rally: Sports Minister

LAHORE: Punjab Minister for Youth Affairs, Sports, Archaeology and Tourism, Malik Taimoor Masood has denied the speculations surrounding social media regarding the removal of astroturf from the National Hockey Stadium for the rally of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). As a video

National U19 Championship: Haseeb and Usman score centuries

KARACHI: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa U19 Blues Haseeb Khan and Central Punjab U19 Whites Usman Nadeem scored centuries while Haseeb-ur-Rehman representing Sindh U19 Whites and SindhU19 Blues’ Ziaullah bagged seven and five wickets, respectively on day two of the round three matches

Jayawardena says Babar Azam can get top position in ICC Test Rankings

Legendary Sri Lanka batter Mahela Jayawardena believes that Pakistan skipper Babar Azam can dethrone England’s Joe Root at the top of the ICC Test Rankings in the future. While speaking during the latest episode of The ICC Review, the former

Two Pakistani boxers go missing in UK after CWG

Pakistan’s boxers Suleman Baloch and Nazeer Ullah Khan have gone missing in Birmingham after the conclusion of the Commonwealth Games. Pakistan Boxing Federation (PBF) is searching for the boxers with the help of local authorities. Nazeer and Suleman’s travel documents

Ireland beat Afghanistan by 7 wickets in 1st T20

Ireland clinched their first home T20 International win of the season by beating Afghanistan by seven wickets in Belfast. George Dockrell hit the winning boundary off the penultimate ball to lift Ireland onto 171-3 after they were set a target

Ireland beat Afghanistan by 7 wickets in 1st T20

Ireland clinched their first home T20 International win of the season by beating Afghanistan by seven wickets in Belfast. George Dockrell hit the winning boundary off the penultimate ball to lift Ireland onto 171-3 after they were set a target

Shahid Afridi back in nets to practice for KPL 2

ISLAMABAD: Former Pakistan team captain Shahid Afridi is gearing up to play in the upcoming second edition of the Kashmir Premier League (KPL). The star player has once again picked up his bat to train for the league in the

Birmingham brings out fireworks for CWG 2022 closing ceremony

BIRMINGHAM: Ozzy Osbourne, Jorja Smith and a host of Birmingham’s musical stars brought the curtain down on a spectacular 11 days of top quality sporting action of Commonwealth Games in front of a sold-out 30,000 capacity crowd at Alexander Stadium

Karachi, Rawalpindi, Multan proposed as venues for Pak-England Test series

KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has proposed Rawalpindi, Multan, and Karachi as venues for the Test series against England, slated for December this year. England are due to arrive in Pakistan in December to play three Test matches. Ahead

Pakistan’s Arshad Nadeem wins historic Javelin gold medal at CWG

BIRMINGHAM: Pakistan’s Arshad Nadeem made the nation proud as he claimed gold medal in the javelin throw event of the Commonwealth Games with a monstrous throw of 90.18m in Birmingham on Sunday. Arshad Nadeem became the first javelin thrower from

Lack of self-belief cost Man Utd, says Ten Hag

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag said a lack of self-belief cost his side on Sunday as they slumped to a 2-1 home defeat by Brighton & Hove Albion in their Premier League opener. Brighton’s Pascal Gross scored twice in

Former Man Utd star Giggs goes on trial for assault

LONDON: Former Manchester United star Ryan Giggs is facing trial on Monday for assaulting and coercively controlling his ex-girlfriend, in a case that has affected his managerial career. The 48-year-old, who most recently served as coach of the Wales national

Former teammate Rooney says Man United should let Ronaldo go

Former Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney believes that the club must let Cristiano Ronaldo leave if they are to build a successful team for the future under new manager Erik ten Hag. The 37-year-old Ronaldo, who re-signed for United from