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Squash Open 2020: Pakistani’s players performance

ENGLAND: More than 800 players, from 56 countries are featuring in the 2020 British Junior which commences in England. Pakistan squash contingent comprising Haris Qasim, Hamza Sharif, Asad Ullah Khan, Anas Ali Shah, Noor Zaman, Waleed Khalil, Abdullah Nawaz, Muhammad

Players challenge each other ahead of PSL 2020

KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) earlier had released the schedule for the much anticipated fifth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) following the season players have shared their video messages challenged each other for the match. The series

Naseem Shah withdrawn from U19 World Cup squad

LAHORE: Teenage fast-bowler Naseem Shah has been withdrawn from next month’s ICC U19 Cricket World Cup to be played in South Africa from 17 January to 9 February. The National Junior Selector Committee, which is headed by Saleem Jaffar, has

Pakistan Super League 5 to kick off from February 20

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board on Wednesday fulfilled one more of its promises to the fans and followers when it announced the schedule of the HBL Pakistan Super League 2020 with all 34 matches to be played across four international

Inam Butt made Pakistan proud by his performance in 2019

GUJRANWALA: Pakistani wrestler Muhammad Inam butt has said the year 2019 was a very successful year for him in which he secured few gold medals. In the video message,  Inam Butt said that at the beginning of the year 2019

Batting sensation Babar Azam reflects on the year 2019

KARACHI: The year 2019 was a prolific one for batting sensation Babar Azam as the right-handed middle-order batsman stamped his authority on the international circuit across the three formats with some scintillating display leaving fans in awe across the cricketing

Misbah-ul-Haq reviews 2019 for Pakistan national team

LAHORE: Pakistan team’s chief coach and national selector, Misbah-ul-Haq has said the year 2019 was a year of mixed on-field performances for the national men’s team. The team strengthened the claim of Karachi’s National Stadium being the fortress in Test

A brief story of Pakistan’s Karate superstar Kulsoom Hazara

KARACHI: Kulsoom Hazara the girl who lost her parents before she was 10 years old, is now is the inspiration of millions of girls who have taken up the underrated sports of karate as their career in life. Kulsoom Hazara

Central Punjab win first-class Quaid-e-Azam Trophy

LAHORE: Central Punjab defeated Northern by an innings and 16 runs to be crowned champions of the first-class Quaid-e-Azam Trophy 2019-20. In the final played at Karachi’s National Stadium, Central Punjab wrapped up the five-day affair in the evening session

Australia’s Peter Siddle retires from international cricket

AUSTRALIA: After a 67-Test career, Australian pace bowler Peter Siddle on Sunday announced his international cricket retirement, with national coach Justin Langer praising him as giving the team his “heart and soul.” Peter Siddle was called up to Melbourne’s second test

Shoaib Akhtar terms controversial news on media

S KARACHI: Former national cricketer star Shoaib Akhtar has said that the controversial news formulated by his statement was submitted off the background and misinformed.  Explaining his statement Shoaib Akhtar said that he has seen the controversial news draws from

Ben Stokes among cricketers honoured in New Year list

LONDON: Ben Stokes and several of his England World Cup-winning team mates including Eoin Morgan were recognised in Britain’s New Year Honours list. All-rounder Stokes was made an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) after scoring an

Leaked video: Wasim Akram to hold press conference on Dec 28

KARACHI: Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram on Friday said that he would discuss the issue of his viral video in a press conference on Saturday. Akram in a Facebook post appealed social media users and his fans not to share

New Zealand mislay early wickets as Australia takeover of 2nd Test

Australia on Friday fleet two early wickets to go away New Zealand facing extensive combat to keep on the second Test as they follow the home team’s 467, built on the back of a gritty 114 from Travis Head. At

No Pakistani player invited for Asia XI matches in Bangladesh

DHAKA: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) would not invite any Pakistani player for two T20 matches scheduled to being held in March to mark the birth centenary of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. The Bangladeshi board is planning to stage the fixtures

Boxing day: Australia score 257/4 against New Zealand

MELBOURNE: Master batsman Steve Smith ground out an unbeaten 77 as he zeroes in on yet another century, putting Australia in the driving seat after the opening day of the second Test against New Zealand on Thursday. In the Black

Australia muses on five dedicated bowlers for Boxing Day Test

Australia’s captain Tim Paine on Wednesday said Australia could play five dedicated bowlers against New Zealand during the second Test.    He said the Melbourne Cricket Ground track has been inert during the past two Boxing Day Tests, adding that making

Angelo Matthews praises security in Pakistan

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan cricketer Angelo Matthews has praised Pakistan regarding its safety and security concerns for the cricket team in the country. In a tweet posted on Twitter, the Sri Lankan cricketer said that Pakistan was safe for cricket and

Nation congratulates Pakistan cricket team on historic win

KARACHI: President Dr Arif Alvi, Governor Sindh Imran Ismail, many notable politicians and the nation have congratulated Pakistan cricket team over historic test-match win against Sri Lanka in National Stadium Karachi. In a congratulatory message, President Dr Arif Alvi, Governor

Naseem Shah: Pakistan’s rising cricketer star

KARACHI: The teenager pace bowler Naseem Shah made history on Monday by talking 5-wickets in the second test match which played a key role over Pakistan’s win against Sri Lanka. Naseem Shah, who was born on 15 February 2003 is

Naseem Shah becomes youngest fast bowler to take five Test wickets

KARACHI: Pakistani fast bowler Naseem Shah acquired a record of the youngest fast bowler in the world to take a five-wicket drag in an innings of the second test series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at National Stadium Karachi on

Pakistan win historic test series against Sri Lanka

KARACHI: Pakistan on Monday won the historic two-match Test series 1-0 against Sri Lanka after winning the second Test at Karachi’s National Stadium by 263 runs. Chasing 476 for victory, Sri Lanka were all out for 212 with Oshada Fernando

Hasnain Ali crowned England & Wales boxing champion

LONDON: Hasnain Ali a British boxer of Pakistani descent has crowned the England and Wales Champion after thrashing Team England athlete Hanzla Hamza in the finals of the England and Wales Championships. Hasnain Ali, aged 17, was upbeat from the

Karachi Test: Pakistan declares at 555 against Sri Lanka

KARACHI: Pakistan continued to build a huge lead against Sri Lanka in the second Test at Karachi’s National Stadium on Sunday. Skipper Azhar Ali scored his 16th Test century, with Babar Azam adding to Pakistan’s total with his fourth Test

Azhar Ali scores 16th century of his career

KARACHI: The captain Azhar Ali scored his 16th century in a test match on Sunday as Pakistan and Sri Lanka entered the fourth day of the second Test being played in National Stadium Karachi. Azhar Ali’s century, his first as

Abid Ali hits consecutive centuries in first two Tests

KARACHI: Cricketer Abid Ali has become the first Pakistani to score a century in consecutive matches in his first two matches in the second Test today.  Abid Ali completed his century on the third day of the second match against

Pakistan bowled out by Sri Lanka in only 191 runs

KARACHI: Pakistan has been whitewashed by the Sri  Lanka cricket team at 191 runs only in Tests match in Sindh’s capital. Earlier today, Pakistan won the toss and decided to bat first against Sri Lanka in National Stadium. The series is

PCB confirms bookie approached Pakistani players in Qatar T10

KARACHI: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday confirmed that a Pakistani cricketer was approached by alleged bookies during the recently concluded Qatar T10 League in Doha. “During the recently concluded T10 league in Qatar, a Pakistani player was approached for

Pakistan win toss decide to bat first in second test

KARACHI: Pakistan has won the toss and has decided to bat first against Sri Lanka in historic National Stadium. READ MORE: We have the green light from defence ministry: SL cricket board Thee series is the first in Pakistan since an

Karachi’s National Stadium ready to welcome back Test cricket

KARACHI: The National Stadium in Karachi will be under spotlight from Thursday as Test cricket returns to the iconic venue after a decade. Since hosting the first Test between Pakistan and India in 1955, the stadium has staged some of