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Pakistani baseball team to participate in Asian Games 2022

ISLAMABAD: President of Pakistan Federation of Baseball (PFB) Syed Fakhar Ali Shah said on Saturday evening that the Pakistani baseball team will participate in the 19th Asian Games to be held in China in September 2022. In a statement, he

Fatima Sana receives ICC Women’s Emerging Cricketer trophy

LAHORE: Pakistan women cricket team pacer Fatima Sana has received the trophy from the International Cricket Council after being named the Women’s Emerging Cricketer of the Year, following her all-round performance in the international circuit. “It’s an absolute honor to

Galaxy Racer to launch new e-sports league in Pakistan

Dubai-based e-sports organisation named Galaxy Racer has announced the official launch of a new esports league in Pakistan. According to ESI Esports Insider, the Supreme Galactic League will take place from August to October 2022. According to the release, the event

Shaheen completes his 200 Intl wickets across formats

Fast bowling star Shaheen Afridi has set another record after winning his 200th international wicket in the lone T20I against Australia. Shaheen made another brilliant bowling magic when he ended two at 21 in his four residues. Afridi took the

AKU’s Prof Zulfiqar Bhutta wins prestigious Canadian award

OTTAWA: Eminent Pakistani healthcare professional and researcher Prof Dr Zulfiqar Bhutta has been awarded the prestigious Canada Gairdner International Award 2022 for the “development and evaluation of evidence-based interventions in child and maternal health for marginalised populations, focusing on outcomes

Arooj Aftab becomes first Pakistani to win Grammy award

Pakistani vocalist Arooj Aftab have become the first Pakistani artist win Grammy award for her song ‘Mohabbat’ in the Best Global Performance category. The 37-year-old artist in an interview said, “I am beyond thrilled and it feels great.” She continued, “I’ve

Babar Azam overtakes Mohammad Yousuf in ODI centuries count

LAHORE: Pakistan captain Babar Azam has added another feather to his cap by surpassing former batter and current national batting coach Mohammad Yousuf to have scored second-most ODI centuries (16) from Pakistan. The 27-year-old carried his Test form into the

Pakistan wins first ODI series in 20 years against Australia

LAHORE: Skipper Babar Azam smashed his second successive hundred as Pakistan thrashed Australia by nine wickets in the final one-dayer to claim a 2-1 series victory on Saturday. This is the first ODI series victory of Pakistan against Kangaroos in

Pakistan’s Ali Ilyas wins silver at Asian Cycling Championships

Pakistani cyclist named Ali Ilyas has been honoured with a Silver medal at the Asian Road Cycling Championships in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. This is Pakistan’s first cycling medal in the Asian Cycling Championships since 1962. Dr. Fehmida Mirza, the Federal Minister

Babar Azam becomes fastest batter to score 15 ODI centuries

LAHORE: Pakistan skipper and flamboyant Babar Azam has added another feather to his cap by becoming the fastest batter in the world to score 15 one-day international (ODI) centuries. The marquee batter has reached the milestone in 83 innings, surpassing

Pakistan pavilion gets silver award at Dubai Expo 2020

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan got Silver Award for the interior design out of 192 pavilions set in Dubai Expo 2020. “An international jury was called to select the best Pavilion at Expo 2020 and Pakistan got Silver Award for interior design out

Spin legend Abdul Qadir inducted into PCB Hall of Fame

LAHORE: Pakistan’s spin legend Abdul Qadir was on Thursday formally inducted into the PCB Hall of Fame posthumously as his son, Usman Qadir, received the commemoration cap before the second One-Day International (ODI) between Pakistan and Australia at the Gaddafi

British-Pakistani Actor Riz Ahmed wins Oscar

Pakistani-origin Riz Ahmed has made history when he became the first Muslim to win Oscar’s lead actor award for the short film ‘The Long Goodbye’. The British-Pakistani origin actor earned the accolade for his role in ‘Sound of Metal’. Ahmed’s

Pakistan’s youngest athlete Anayah Dar wins gold in Jiu-Jitsu

A seven-year-old Pakistani girl named Anayah Dar has bagged a gold medal at the Abu Dhabi International Jiu-Jitsu Competition 2022. Pakistan’s youngest Jiu-Jitsu competitor won a gold medal in the under 28 weight category. In the first match, Anayah of

Here’s a list of citizens who received awards on 23rd March

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi on Wednesday conferred civil awards on prominent citizens of Pakistan as well as foreign nationals for showing gallantry and excellence in their respective fields. In an impressive ceremony at the President House, President Alvi gave

Pakistani skipper Babar Azam reaches top 5 in ICC Test ranking

LAHORE: Babar Azam has headlined the latest update in the ICC Test Player Rankings for batting as he made massive gains after a stunning performance against Australia. Babar Azam was at his glorious best against Australia during the second Test

Emma Alam bags World Speed Reading Championships title

KARACHI: Pakistani girl Emma Alam has won the final of the 13th World Speed Reading Championships by defeating more than 100 competitors from around the world. The championship, which was delayed due to coronavirus, ended this week with a resounding

Pakistani women win World Cup match against West Indies

HAMILTON: Pakistan beat the West Indies by eight wickets to earn a first ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup victory since 2009 with a complete all-round performance. The West Indies were restricted to 89 from their 20 overs in a rain-shortened

Pakistani origin Asma Ashraf receives prestigious French award

LONDON: Pakistani origin Asma Ashraf has been rewarded by France’s prestigious National Order of Merit for her services in areas of education and social welfare for the French society. The French government has given Asma Ashraf the National Order of