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Pakistan’s wrestlers Zaman Khan, Inam Butt qualify for finals in CWG

BIRMINGHAM: Pakistani wrestlers Inam Butt and Zaman Khan on Friday qualified for the finals of Men’s Freestyle Wrestling event in 86KG and 125KG categories of the Commonwealth Games (CWG) 2022 scheduled to be held later today. Zaman Khan beat his English

Shajar Abbas advances to 200m semifinal in CWG

BIRMINGHAM: Pakistan’s Shajar Abbas advanced to the semifinal of the 200m sprint in the Commonwealth Games after winning his heat in Birmingham. He covered the distance in 21.12s to finish first. He was followed by Nigeria’s Udodi Onwuzuruike, who moved

National U19: CP Blues’ Azan scores century,Northern Whites’ Nabeel takes 5 wickets

KARACHI: Central Punjab U19 Blues Azan Awais scores an unbeaten century against Khyber Pakhtunkhwa U19 Blues on day one of the second round match of the Pool A of National U19 Championship on Thursday. In Pool B match, Northern U19

Pakistani boxers shine at Asian championship competition

Pakistani boxers made a splash in the competitions of the Asian Boxing Federation. All three Pakistani boxers won the titles by defeating their Indian and Thai rivals. Taimur Khan from Islamabad won the ABF Heavyweight Championship by defeating Indian boxer,

EPL players will no longer take the knee ahead of every match

Premier League players will no longer take the knee ahead of every match, but remain committed to fighting racism and all forms of discrimination. The gesture, which started in June 2020 in solidarity for the Black Lives Matter campaign, will

Pakistan names squads for Netherlands ODIs and T20 Asia Cup

LAHORE: Pakistan on Wednesday announced its 16-player squad for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League fixtures against the Netherlands from 16-21 August and a 15-member side for the ACC T20 Asia Cup, which will be played in the United

Ronaldo to start Man United’s EPL campaign from the bench

Cristiano Ronaldo will reportedly start Manchester United’s opening game of the 2022-23 Premier League season against Brighton on the bench amid ongoing uncertainty over his future at the club, according to UK’s Daily Mail. The Portuguese superstar has 12 months

Sri Lankan athlete and senior official disappear from Commonwealth Games

BIRMINGHAM: A Sri Lankan athlete and a senior official participating in the ongoing Commonwealth Games in England went missing on Tuesday following the fifth day’s events of the Games. According to Sri Lankan media reports, a female judoka and manager

PCB announces schedule of England’s T20I tour of Pakistan

LAHORE: England will play seven T20Is from 20 September to 2 October in Karachi and Lahore in what will be their first visit of the country in 17 years, the Pakistan Cricket Board announced today. The National Stadium will host

Pakistani boxer out of Commonwealth Games due to Organizers’ error

BIRMINGHAM: In an unfortunate mishap, a Pakistani boxer’s Zohaib Rasheed has reportedly been forced to miss the ongoing Commonwealth Games on account of organizers forgetting his name to include in the draws. The matter came to notice when draws for

Umar Gul criticizes ‘family players’ selection’ in Kashmir Premier League 2

KARACHI: Former pacer Umar Gul took a dig at players’ selection in Kashmir Premier League (KPL) season 2.  Taking to Twitter, Gul highlighted the selection of some family cricketers of the teams’ head coaches.  “It’s totally fine to give chance

Ali Razzaq spearheads Central Punjab U19 Whites’ 10-wicket win

KARACHI: An all-rounded performance from Ali Razzaq guided Central Punjab U19 Whites to a 10-wicket win over Northern U19 Whites in the first round match of the National U19 Championship on Monday. In a Pool B encounter at the NBP

Messi, Neymar, Ramos all score as PSG cruises to Trophee des Champions

Paris Saint-Germain didn’t miss its star striker Kylian Mbappe much on Sunday, as the Ligue 1 champions defeated Nantes 4-0 sending out a warning to their rivals this season with a crushing victory in Sunday’s Trophee des Champions over Nantes.

South Africa thrashes England by 90 runs to win third T20 and series

A dismal batting display saw a pitiful England suffer a heavy 90-run defeat in the deciding Twenty20 against South Africa to lose the series 2-1. Chasing 192 to win at the Ageas Bowl, England were blunt with the bat, going

Euro 2022: England beats Germany to win first women’s major trophy

England created history when Chloe Kelly’s extra-time goal saw them win their first major women’s tournament on a dramatic day at Wembley Stadium in the Euro 2022 final against old rivals and eight-time champions Germany. Kelly, on as a substitute,

Bouzkova wins first WTA title at home in Prague

PRAGUE: Tennis star Marie Bouzkova claimed the first WTA title of her career at home in Prague on Sunday, sweeping past Russia’s Anastasia Potapova in straight sets. The eighth-seed won through 6-0, 6-3 against her opponent, seeded seventh, to lift

CWG 2022: India beats Pakistan women team by 8 wickets

Indian women’s team beat Pakistan by eight wickets at Edgbaston, Birmingham in the Group A clash of the ongoing Commonwealth Games on Sunday. India bowled brilliantly to restrict Pakistan to just 99 runs in the rain-affected game that was reduced

National U19 Championship: Bowlers dominate second day’s play

KARACHI: Bowlers dominate the day two proceedings of the first round matches of the National U19 Championship here in Karachi on Sunday. Balochistan Whites’ Jahangir Khan bagged five wickets to dismiss Southern Punjab Whites for 224 at the UBL Sports

CWG 2022: Pakistan set 100 runs target for India

Pakistan have set India a target of 100 runs in the women’s T20 match during the ongoing Commonwealth Game in Birmingham. The Women in Green got off to the worst possible start after they lost Iram Javed in the second

Liverpool wins Community Shield beating Man City 3-1

Summer signing Darwin Nunez sealed victory as Liverpool landed the first blow of the season on champions Manchester City by winning a thrilling Community Shield encounter. The FA Cup winners were pipped to the Premier League title by a single

Leicester rejects Newcastle’s £40m bid for James Maddison

Leicester City has rejected a £40m bid from Newcastle for playmaker James Maddison. Maddison has two years remaining on his Leicester contract, having signed an extension in 2020. The midfielder scored 12 goals in 35 Premier League appearances last season.

Ibrahimovic’s retirement announcement drives the internet crazy

AC Milan striker, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, has declared that he will never retire from playing football. Ibrahimovic said this while addressing his fans on Instagram live. The Swedish star is recovering from the surgery he had on his knee after the

Lewandowski hits out at Bayern Munich for lying about his exit

Former Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has hit back at the club for lying about the terms of his departure this summer.  The 33-year-old brought his eight-year stay with the German champions to an end after completing a £42.5million move

Xavi says Messi deserves a second chance at Barca

Who wouldn’t want to see Messi going back to Barcelona? The latest relevant person to talk about the prospect of Messi wearing Barca shirt again is Xavi. The FC Barcelona’s manager Xavi Hernandez has reiterated his desire to see his

Garcia to face Bogdan in Poland WTA final on Sunday

Caroline Garcia followed up her win over world number one Iga Swiatek with a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Jasmine Paolini on Saturday to book a place in the final of the WTA event in Warsaw. She will face Ana Bogdan

Pakistan to face India in SAFF Women’s Championship in Nepal

South Asian Football Federation has announced the groups for the upcoming Women’s Championship in Nepal. Pakistan have been placed alongside India, defending champions, Bangladesh and Maldives in Group A. Meanwhile, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Bhutan are slotted in Group B.

Commonwealth Games: Uganda’s Victor Kiplangat wins marathon gold medal

BIRMINGHAM: Victor Kiplangat produced an impressive performance to give Uganda their first-ever Commonwealth Games marathon gold in Birmingham on Saturday. The 22-year-old timed 2hr 10min 55sec, coming home with a broad grin on his face more than a minute and

Pakistan, South Africa play out opening draw in Commonwealth Games

Pakistan hockey team’s opening match in the Commonwealth Games against South Africa ended in 2-2 draw on Saturday. A last-minute equalizer by Afraz helped Pakistan avoid defeat in Birmingham. South Africa and Pakistan took each other in their opening Commonwealth

Commonwealth Games: Barbados women beat Pakistan by 15 runs

BIRMINGHAM: Barbados women handed a 15-run defeat to Pakistan women in their opening cricket match of the Commonwealth Games 2022 at the Edgbaston in Birmingham late Friday night. Chasing 145 to win, Pakistan lost four wickets with 49 runs on

Cricketer Ahmed Shehzad talks about not getting chance to play

Cricketer Ahmed Shehzad has opened up about being neglected by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and expressed that he is not being given a chance to play.  The popular Pakistani batsman who used to play as an opener on the