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Ex-Pakistan Army officer conquers Mount Everest

ISLAMABAD -UNS : A retired Pakistan Army lieutenant colonel Abdul Jabbar Bhatti became the fourth Pakistani to successfully climb on top of Mount Everest. According to reports, it took the ex-Pakistan Army soldier him 90 days to achieve the feat. An esteemed mountain climber and …

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New kits for Pak squad for Champions Trophy

ISLAMABAD -UNS- Pakistan Cricket Board has had new kits designed for Champions Trophy for Pakistan eleven who are currently in London and continuing with a training camp ahead of the big tournament. The squad left for London earlier this week to participate in the training …

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Afridi back at Hampshire

LONDON: Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi is to return for a third spell with Hampshire after signing to take part in this season’s English Twenty20 Blast, the south coast club announced Thursday. Nicknamed ‘Boom Boom’ for his aggressive big-hitting, the 37-year-old is also a highly …

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Women wrestlers set to fire up intl event in Karachi

KARACHI -UNS: Pakistan’s first-ever international professional wrestling event will kick off in Karachi from Wednesday. Around 25 international wrestlers, including four women wrestlers, from 20 different countries will be competing in the event. The event will be concluded on Sunday. France-based Pakistani wrestler Badshah Khan, …

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Misbah-ul-Haq gets hero’s welcome on return to Pakistan

LAHORE -UNS – Pakistan’s most successful Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq Wednesday received a wonderful welcome at Lahore’s Allama Iqbal International Airport on his return from West Indies after the historic series victory. Misbah arrived in Lahore along with his family, and Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) officials …

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Pakistani cricketers depart for London with eyes on Champions Trophy

LAHORE -UNS – Six players of Pakistan cricket team including Shoaib Malik and Mohammad Hafeez have on Tuesday departed for England to participate in the ICC Champions Trophy. Imad Wasim, Umar Akmal, Junaid Khan and Fahim Ashraf are the others to have departed from Lahore. …

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Pakistan wins its 1st test series in Caribbean

Dominica -UNS : Pakistan won a thrilling third and final Test with six balls to spare to clinch a first series victory in the West Indies Sunday and give a fitting farewell to the retiring captain Misbah ul Haq and veteran Younis Khan. Roston Chase’s …

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Departing Younis, Misbah fall but Pakistan press for victory

ROSEAU – Departing stalwarts Younis Khan and captain Misbah ul Haq failed to make an impact in their farewell international innings but Pakistan were poised to press for a series-clinching victory over the West Indies at stumps on the fourth day at Windsor Park in …

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‘PCB involved in spot-fixing’

LAHORE -UNS: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is defaming cricketer Khalid Latif involved in spot-fixing scandal, alleged the player’s counsel Badar Alam on Thursday. Talking to media, Badar Alam said his client is not running away from any inquiry. Khalid Latif said PCB official Colonel Azam, …

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West Indies stun Pakistan to win 2nd Test

BRIDGETOWN (AFP) – Shannon Gabriel produced an outstanding effort of consistently fast bowling to lead the West Indies to a 106-run victory over Pakistan 80 minutes after lunch on the final day of the second Test at Kensington Oval in Barbados on Thursday. Set a …

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