Suicide bomber kills three near Kabul cricket stadium: police
A suicide bomber killed three people including a policeman and wounded five others after blowing himself up near a...
Magic Messi leads Barca demolition of Juventus
A mesmeric Lionel Messi scored twice and inspired Barcelona to a 3-0 win over Juventus as the Catalans got...
Pakistan celebrates international revival with win
Pakistan Tuesday took a giant step towards reviving international cricket at home with a 20-run victory over the World...
From plumber to superstar, McGregor taps into fame
In the space of four short years, Conor McGregor has grown accustomed to the trappings of luxury that have accompanied his rise through the ranks of mixed martial arts. But the 29-year-old multi-millionaire Irishman, who faces Floyd Mayweather in a cross-combat superfight on Saturday, insists he has never forgotten... Read more
Afridi’s quick-fire ton lifts Hampshire
Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi blasted 101 in only 43 balls to inspire Hampshire’s 101-run victory at Derbyshire in the Twenty20 Blast quarter-finals on Tuesday. All-rounder Afridi hit seven sixes and 10 fours to power Hampshire to 249 for eight, their highest T20 score. Skipper James Vince made 55 from 36... Read more
Gayle, Samuels return to West Indies ODI squad
Explosive West Indies opener Chris Gayle is set to play his first one-day international in two years after being recalled to the squad for the series with England. The 37-year-old — who has racked up 9,221 runs in 269 ODIs — returns along with fellow veterans Marlon Samuels and... Read more
Real Madrid ease past Deportivo in La Liga opener
Real Madrid´s winning streak shows no signs of abating as the European champions began their defence of La Liga with a comfortable 3-0 win at Deportivo la Coruna. Gareth Bale, Casemiro and Toni Kroos were on target for the visitors, but Madrid´s night at La Riazor ended on a... Read more
Skardu rally enters into final day
Three days Skardu Jeeps, bikes Rally has entered into final day in Shigar Valley on Sunday. Over a 100 off-road jeeps and 25 bikes are participating in the rally, which started on August 18. Tent village was established at Shigar valley for the tourists who are participating in the... Read more
Cook and Anderson pile on agony for West Indies
Alastair Cook´s double century put England in a commanding position against the West Indies before James Anderson struck in the inaugural day/night Test in Britain at Edgbaston on Friday. West Indies were 44 for one in reply to England´s imposing 514 for eight declared, a deficit of 470 runs,... Read more
Messi, Ronaldo lead sports stars in condemning Barcelona attack
Football icons and longtime rivals Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo joined Spanish sports stars around the world in expressing their grief after Thursday’s terror attack in Barcelona left 13 people dead. Barcelona’s most famous street Las Ramblas was packed with tourists when a van drove into the crowds, leaving... Read more
Ronaldo nominated for FIFA player award
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo leads the nominees unveiled on Thursday for the Best FIFA Men´s Player 2017 award. The 32-year-old Portuguese captain is favourite to retain the title he won last year after success in both the Champions League and La Liga. Among the 24 men´s nominees are... Read more
Ronaldo-less Real Madrid complete Super Cup rout of Barcelona
Real Madrid shrugged off the absence of the suspended Cristiano Ronaldo to cruise past rivals Barcelona 2-0 in the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup to cap a 5-1 aggregate win. Ronaldo was slapped with a five-game ban for pushing the referee after he was sent off in... Read more
Mickey Arthur rubbishes Umar Akmal’s allegations
Pakistan coach, Mickey Arthur has rubbished all the allegations leveled. In a statement, Mickey Arthur clarified that he only asked Umar Akmal to improve his performance, skills and attitude. Arthur also refuted Akmal’s claims and said Akmal was not telling the truth. Read: Umar Akmal alleges Mickey Arthur for verbal abuse... Read more
Umar Akmal alleges Mickey Arthur for verbal abuse
Pakistan right hand Batsman Umar Akmal alleged that coach Mickey Arthur had verbally abused him in front of Chief Selector Inzamam-ul-Haq. Umar Akmal, speaking to media in Lahore alleged that the Arthur not only used abused him but even asked him to play in some club team instead of... Read more
Neymar becomes Handicap International ambassador
Neymar-mania, which has engulfed France, landed briefly in neighbouring Switzerland on Tuesday where the Brazilian star became Handicap International’s first-ever ambassador at a ceremony at the United Nations in Geneva. Paris Saint-Germain’s new prize acquisition told reporters the opportunity to work with the organisation that advocates for the rights... Read more
Ronaldo handed five-match ban for referee push
Cristiano Ronaldo was hit with a five-match ban by the Spanish football federation (RFEF) on Monday for pushing the referee after being sent off in Real Madrid´s 3-1 Spanish Super Cup, first leg win over Barcelona. The World Player of the Year received an automatic one-match ban for his... Read more
Ronaldo hogs headlines as Real beat Barca 3-1 in Clasico
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a sensational goal and was then sent off for a combination of his provocative celebration and for diving as Real Madrid beat Barcelona 3-1 in an explosive Spanish Super Cup first leg on Sunday. Gerard Pique scored an own goal early in the second half to... Read more