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...
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...
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...
Hamilton manages to win despite flag blunder
An embarrassing blunder gifted Lewis Hamilton a hat-trick of wins at the F1 Chinese Grand Prix Sunday after a steward brought out the chequered flag two laps early. Kamui Kobayashi was demoted to 18th place and his late pass on Jules Bianchi was cancelled after the mistake forced a... Read more
PFF lauds Hassan for winning the FIFA interactive World Cup 2014
The Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) invited Hassan Nouman who played the main role for Pakistan to win the ‘FIFA Interactive World Cup 2014’ country challenge, season 5.P PFF secretary Lt (r) Col Ahmed Yar Khan Lodhi lauded the lad and other prominent players Zohaib Mughal (Karachi), Zariq Mughal (Karachi),... Read more
IOC invites Pakistan Govt for dialogue to resolve National Olympic Committee suspension crisis
While giving no indication of reviewing its stance over suspending Pakistan in July for violating the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Charter, the IOC accepting the government request has proposed May 21 to continue the dialogue with the government, as per the agreed road map of October 2013. In a... Read more
Peter Moores to be the new English cricket Director
England will name Peter Moores as their cricket director on Saturday, handing the Lancashire coach his second chance to lead the national team, British media reported. The 51-year-old will succeed former Zambabwe great  Andy Flower, who stepped down after five years in charge following the 5-0 Ashes defeat in... Read more
PCB engages Cricket superstars as its ambassadors
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to engage cricket’s all time greats in a bid to revive international cricket in the country. Pakistan remains a ‘no-go’ area for international teams ever since Sri Lankan cricket team came under attack in Lahore in March 2009. According to details, PCB will... Read more
Samiullah terms PHF set-up illegal
Former Olympian Samiullah Khan has said he and his companions still believe that Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) elections as a result of which the incumbent PHF set-up came into existence are illegal and unconstitutional and thus he won’t join the PHF. While talking to Dawn, Samiullah also known as... Read more
Sports diplomacy to highlight Pakistani talent in UAE
Prime Minister’s Special Envoy Ambassador Javed Malik said on Wednesday sports played an important role in connecting people and promoting a sense of healthy interaction aimed at building positive relations between the communities. “We always support such initiatives that bring people together, he said while speaking as the guest... Read more
Nadal earns 300th clay win, Federer strolls though Lukas Rosol
World number one Rafael Nadal finished with an ace on match point to seal his 300th career victory on clay and advance into the quarter-finals of the Monte Carlo Masters on Thursday. Meanwhile seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer spent just 57 minutes in going past Czech Lukas Rosol 6-4,... Read more
Angela Stanford leads the Lotte Championship after a second-round 64
American Angela Stanford has propelled herself to the top of the Lotte Championship leaderboard after a superb second round of 64 took her to eight-under in Hawaii. She is one of three Americans firmly in contention at the halfway stage, with Michelle Wie’s 67 on Friday good enough to... Read more
PHF appoints new coaches
Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) appointed new coaches for their senior and junior hockey teams Wednesday. The national team failed to qualify for the World Cup to be held in the Netherlands in June, the first time they have ever missed the tournament, which they have already won four times.... Read more
Stefano Domenicali quits as Ferrari boss with immediate effect
Ferrari boss Stefano Domenicali has reportedly resigned from his post as the team principal with immediate effect. Domenicali, who will be replaced by Marco Mattiacci after being in charge of Ferrari since replacing Jean Todt in 2008, said that there are particular moments in everyone’s professional life where “one... Read more
International squash comes back to Pakistan
Pakistan squash received a badly needed shot in the arm on Tuesday when the Professional Squash Association (PSA) lifted the ban on recognised international players to visit and compete in this country. Following the PSA decision, the Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) Senior Vice President Razi Nawab said at a... Read more
The “Ultimate Warrior” died a natural death
The Ultimate Warrior, one of the most celebrated names in U.S. professional wrestling, died of natural causes attributed to heart disease, an Arizona coroner’s office said on Tuesday. An autopsy on the 54-year-old wrestler, whose real name was James Hellwig, confirmed his cause of death was “atherosclerotic/arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease,”... Read more
Terpstra takes suprise Paris-Roubaix victory
Dutch rider Niki Terpstra took the lead just over 6km from home to stun a host of favourites and win the Paris-Roubaix race after 257km of racing on Sunday. The race had seemed set for a sprint finish among 11 riders but Terpstra took advantage of the marking of... Read more