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Pakistan crush Hong Kong

Pakistan on Sunday started their Asia Cup campaign on winning tone by thrashing novice Hong Kong by eight wickets. Batting first, Honk Kong were dismissed on below par total of 116. Usman Khan took three wickets whereas Hassan Ali and Shadab Khan took two wickets …

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Amir Khan scores unanimous points win over Samuel Vargas

BIRMINGHAM: Amir Khan survived a second-round knockdown to maintain momentum in his comeback to the sport with a unanimous points win over Samuel Vargas. The Briton, 31, floored his rival with a straight right in the second round but took an overhand right to go …

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Was chewing clove and fennel seeds, Afridi on viral ‘naswar’ video

ISLAMABAD-UNS- Pakistan’s star cricket icon Shahid Afridi on Saturday responded to allegations of consuming ‘naswar’ during Defence Day ceremony held in General Headquarters, Rawalpindi. In his explanatory statement, the Karachi Kings’ all-rounder put rumors of chewing naswar to rest once and for all as he …

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Sidhu hails Pak decision to open Kartarpur border

LAHORE -UNS – Former Indian cricketer Novjot Singh Sidhu has welcomed Pakistan’s decision to open Kartarpur border with India, saying the move will lessen the gap between the two countries. The cricketer-turned-politician, who attended the oath taking ceremony of Prime Minister Imran Khan last month, …

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Mani elected new PCB Chairman unopposed

LAHORE -UNS – Former International Cricket Council (ICC) head Ehsan Mani on Tuesday has been made Chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). Mani was elected unopposed during the Board of Governors (BoG) meeting at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. He will perform his duties for …

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India beat Pakistan to win bronze in Asiad hockey

Indian players celebrate a goal against Pakistan during their Asian Games 2018 bronze medal hockey match on Saturday. India defeated Pakistan 2-1 to win the bronze medal in the Asian Games 2018 hockey event on Saturday. India had a blistering start as Akashdeep Singh put …

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Pakistan maintain winning streak in Asian Games hockey

LAHORE: Pakistan hockey team routed Bangladesh 5-0 to notch up their fifth successive victory in the Asian games hockey competition on Tuesday Gelora Bung Karno (GBK) Sports Complex, Jakarta, Indonesia. Pakistan maintained their perfect record at the Asian Games, winning all the five pool matches …

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Four overs for one run: Irfan breaks T20 record

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Irfan bowled the most economical spell in Twenty20 history on Saturday, only conceding a run from his final ball. The giant 7ft 1in (2.16m) left-armer, playing for Barbados Tridents against St Kitts and Nevis Patriots in the Caribbean Premier League, also …

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Ehsan Mani nominated as PCB chairman

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday nominated Ehsan Mani as the new chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board, following the resignation of Najam Sethi from the post. “I have appointed Ehsan Mani as Chairman PCB. He brings vast and valuable experience to the …

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Gavaskar predicted Imran Khan as PM in 2012

ISLAMABAD -UNS- Even before the polls called it, former Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar had predicted Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief and former captain of the Pakistan cricket team Imran Khan as the country’s next prime minister. A video has gone viral showing Gavaskar along with former …

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