Sarfraz approached by bookie for spot-fixing
Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed was approached by a bookie for spot fixing during the ongoing ODI series against Sri...
HBL’s PnL takes Rs 1.6 billion dive after DFS fine
Habib Bank Limited’s (HBL) profit for the first three quarters FY 2017 has gone down by Rs. 1.6 billion...
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in fourth ODI
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the fourth day-night international in Sharjah on Friday, taking a 4-0...
Sarfraz approached by bookie for spot-fixing
Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed was approached by a bookie for spot fixing during the ongoing ODI series against Sri Lanka in UAE. According to sources, Pakistan skipper Sarfraz was approached by a bookie for spot fixing during the current ODI series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka. However, Sarfaraz rejected... Read more
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in fourth ODI
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the fourth day-night international in Sharjah on Friday, taking a 4-0 lead in the five-match series. Pakistan bowled out Sri Lanka for 173 in 43.4 overs before overhauling the target in 39 overs. Babar Azam and Shoaib Malik both scored 69 not... Read more
Peshawar Zalmi ropes in China’s Jian Li, Yufie Zhang for PSL
Pakistan Super League (PSL) champions Peshawar Zalmi on Friday roped in two Chinese cricketers – Jian Li and Yufie Zhang for the third edition of Pakistan Super League, scheduled to be held early, next year. Talking to media after a ceremony held at the Chinese Embassy to draft the... Read more
Messi joins 100-goal club in Europe in Barca stroll
Lionel Messi scored his 100th goal in European competition as Barcelona moved close to qualifying for the Champions League knockout stages by outclassing Olympiakos 3-1 on Wednesday despite playing the entire second half with 10 men. Gerard Pique was sent off two minutes before halftime for two bookings, one... Read more
Imam’s debut 100, Hasan’s five propel Pakistan to series-clinching win
A century on debut by opener Imam-ul-Haq helped Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the third one-day international in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday, taking an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series. Paceman Hasan Ali took a career best 5-34 to dismiss Sri Lanka for 208 in... Read more
Cricket: Imam debuts as Sri Lanka bat in third ODI
Sri Lankan skipper Upul Tharanga won the toss and opted to bat in the third day-night international against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Sri Lanka, trailing the five-match series 2-0, brought in batsman Chamara Kapugedara and fast bowler Dushmantha Chameera in place of out-of-form Kusal Mendis and Suranga... Read more
Usman Khawaja criticises Australia’s selection policy
Australia batsman Usman Khawaja has criticised the country´s selection policy and says the constant team changes hampered his attempts to develop his all-round game. The 30-year-old left-hander scored 55 runs in four innings during Australia´s 3-0 test series defeat in Sri Lanka in 2016 before being dropped for the... Read more
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 32 runs, lead series 2-0
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 32 runs in the second ODI on Monday to go 2-0 up in the five-match series.  Pakistan, who had won the toss and chose to bat first, found the going tough as they lost half the side at the end of 20 overs for just... Read more
Icardi’s last-gasp penalty gives Inter 3-2 derby win
Inter Milan snatched a dramatic 3-2 win over AC Milan in Sunday’s derby thanks to a last-minute penalty from Mauro Icardi, who completed his hat-trick and condemned their gallant opponents to a third successive league defeat. Milan twice hit back to equalise but were sent tail-spinning towards a crisis... Read more
Federer beats great rival Nadal to win Shanghai Masters
Roger Federer got one over his old rival Rafael Nadal to win the Shanghai Masters 6-4, 6-3 on Sunday in a showdown between the two best players on the planet. It was a 94th title for the Swiss legend, drawing him level with the great Ivan Lendl, and a... Read more
Pakistani bowling, Babar’s ton topple Sri Lanka in first ODI
Pakistani bowlers tore through the Sri Lankan batting order, taking the team to an 83-run victory in the first ODI at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Friday. Hasan Ali and Rumman Raees spearheaded the Pakistani assault with their impressive performances, taking 3-36 and 3-49 respectively to restrict Sri... Read more
Mourinho’s United set for biggest test yet
Jose Mourinho’s unbeaten Manchester United face the biggest test yet of their title credentials when they visit Liverpool at Anfield on Saturday — a fixture that always has a little extra spice. United are second in the Premier League, level on 19 points with neighbours Manchester City, but so... Read more
Hockey Asia Cup: Pakistan to face Japan tomorrow
After a comprehensive 7-0 win over the hosts Bangladesh in their opening fixture of the 10th Hockey Asia Cup, Pakistan next faces Japan on Friday at Dhaka’s Maulana Bhashani Stadium. Japan were beaten 1-5 by India in their first match. Japan is yet to reach the podium at the... Read more
Australian Cricket team bus attacked in India
The Australian cricket team came under attack after the team beat India by 8 wickets in a Twenty20 match against India on Tuesday. A rock was thrown at the coach as Australia on their way from the Barsapara Stadium to the team hotel in Guwahati. Australian T20 captain Aaron... Read more