Fawad Alam’s century in vain as NZ beat Pakistan by 101 runs

MOUNT MAUNGANUI: Fawad Alam’s century was in vain as New Zealand beat Pakistan by 101 runs in the first Test at Mount Maunganui on Wednesday. Pakistan were dismissed for 271, chasing a victory target of 372, with 4.3 overs remaining

Abid Ali first to score Test and ODI hundreds on debut

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan opener Abid Ali became the first batsman to score hundreds on both Test and one-day international debuts when he struck a ton against Sri Lanka in Rawalpindi on Sunday. On 95, the 32-year-old hit paceman Vishwa Fernando for

Babar Azam makes century against Australia

BRISBANE: Babar Azam brought up his second century, first against Australia on day four of the first Test at the Gabba. The 25-year-old batsman bought up his century in style, hitting a four through cover and taking 160 balls as

Egypt unveils biggest ancient coffin find in over a century

LUXOR: Egypt has unveiled the details of 30 ancient wooden coffins with mummies inside discovered in the southern city of Luxor in the biggest find of its kind in more than a century. A team of Egyptian archaeologists discovered a