Lebanon will only survive if Hezbollah disarms: Saudi minister
Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister said on Friday that Lebanon had been “hijacked” by Hezbollah and could only flourish if...
FBR extends tax filing date up to December 15
The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has extended the date of filing of returns and statements for the tax...
Political risk on Wall Street? Buy the dip!
An abrupt stock selloff on Friday — sparked by a report that magnified concerns about President Donald Trump’s potential...
Messi keen to avoid Spain in World Cup
Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi says the worst possible draw for his Argentina side at next year’s World Cup would be Spain in the first round. “The worst that could happen to us would be to draw Spain at the group stages,” Messi told TyC Sports Wednesday from Moscow where... Read more
Sarfraz’s shouting at players motivates us: Hasan Ali
Pakistan bowler Hasan Ali believes skipper Sarfraz Ahmed’s shouting at the players on the field motivates the team reminding them to keep focusing on the game. Hasan said he likes it when Sarfraz shouts at him as that motivates him and the players. “Sarfaraz’s shouting isn’t really him getting... Read more
Chelsea’s Morata deals blow to United title bid
Alvaro Morata’s second-half header secured Chelsea a 1-0 win over Manchester United in an entertaining Premier League clash on Sunday as Jose Mourinho’s return to Stamford Bridge ended in defeat. Morata’s brilliantly-taken header in the 55th minute was the difference on another frustrating trip to London for United, with... Read more
Afghan skiers to make history at 2018 Olympics
Two Afghan skiers have been selected for the 2018 Games marking the first time the war-torn country will raise its flag at a Winter Olympics. Sayed Alishah Farhang and Sajjad Husaini, who are training at Swiss resort St Moritz, will compete in the giant slalom in Pyeongchang. Afghanistan Olympic... Read more
Djokovic to drop out of world’s top 10
Serbia’s Novak Djokovic will drop out of the world’s top 10 for the first time in more than a decade next week. The 12-time Grand Slam champion has not played since Wimbledon in July after ending his season early due to an elbow injury. Juan Martin del Potro’s win... Read more
Tottenham stun Madrid, join Man City in last 16
Brilliant Tottenham Hotspur took Real Madrid apart in a 3-1 win over the reigning champions on Wednesday as they clinched their place in the Champions League last 16 along with Manchester City. Dele Alli starred with a brace for Tottenham with Christian Eriksen also scoring before Cristiano Ronaldo’s late... Read more
Sri Lanka plan more Pakistan trips after T20 success
Sri Lanka are planning to send more teams to Pakistan after playing a Twenty20 match in Lahore for the first time since a gun attack eight years ago, a top official said Tuesday. Sri Lanka Cricket chief executive Ashley de Silva said the national team were impressed with the... Read more
Gayle wins Australia masseuse court case
West Indies cricket star Chris Gayle Monday won a defamation case against an Australian media group which claimed he exposed himself to a massage therapist. The lurid accusations were made by Fairfax Media newspapers The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and The Canberra Times in a series of stories... Read more
Pakistan’s Hasan Ali continues to be lead Bowling Rankings
Pakistani pacer Hasan Ali continues to be lead the list of bowlers in the International Cricket Council (ICC), ODI Player Rankings released Monday. India’s pace bowler Jasprit Bumrah has also reached a career-best third position after finishing with six wickets in the series against New Zealand, said a press... Read more
Federer Wins Again: Claims Eighth Basel Title
Roger Federer won his eighth Basel title on Sunday, battling back to defeat the surging Juan Martin del Potro, 6-7(5), 6-4, 6-3 to clinch his ATP World Tour-leading seventh title of the year. It appeared that the Swiss may fall short in his 13th Basel final when del Potro broke immediately... Read more
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 36 runs to whitewash T20 series
Pakistan won by 36 runs against Sri Lanka in the final match of the three-T20I series at Gaddafi Stadium on Sunday. Chasing 181, the visiting side scored  in  144 for 9 wickets in 20 overs Shoaib Malik  hit 51 off 24 balls. He smashed five fours and two sixes... Read more
Joshua retains world heavyweight titles
Anthony Joshua maintained his 100 per cent knockout ratio by stopping a bloodied Carlos Takam in the tenth round on Saturday. The English boxer retained his International Boxing Federation and World Boxing Association world heavyweight titles with a devastating display of his punching power to finish Cameroon´s France-based challenger... Read more
Pakistan, Sri Lanka cricket teams reach Lahore for third T20I
Pakistan and Sri Lanka teams arrived  Lahore on early Sunday morning amid tight security to play third and final match of the Twenty20.. Lanka team led by Thisara Perera after Upal Tharanga landed at Allama Iqbal International Airport at 2:25 AM. Whereas Pakistan’s squad reached Lahore at 1:50 AM.... Read more
Federer survives to reach 14th Basel semi-final
Roger Federer survived a surprise test at the Swiss Indoors on Friday before making the semi-finals at his home event for the 14th time with a hard-fought 4-6, 6-1, 6-3 win over Adrian Mannarino. The French seventh seed, who had dropped 10 straight sets in four losing matches against... Read more