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Champions Trophy to be replaced with world T20 tournament

Kolkata -UNS : The International Cricket Council said Thursday it will kill off the Champions Trophy tournament and replace it with a world T20 championship that will be held every two years. The death-knell for the 50-over Champions Trophy is the latest stage of efforts …

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World Cup 2019: ICC Cricket schedule announced

KOLKATA -UNS : The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the schedule of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, which will be staged in England and Wales from 30 May to 14 July. According to the ICC statement, England will open the tournament at The …

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Pakistan team leave for England tour

LAHORE -UNS: Pakistan team left for its tour of England, Ireland and Scotland on Sunday. Pakistan Cricket Board stated that Mohammad Amir could not join the squad as he has not been issued British visa. The side will play one Test against Ireland, a tw0-match …

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Sarfraz seeks liver donor to save life of ailing niece

KARACHI -UNS- Suffering from a liver condition, Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed’s niece is in desperate need of a life-saving donor. The cricketer has made an emotional appeal for a donor to step forward to save the life of his niece. Sarfraz Ahmed used his Twitter …

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Asia Cup 2018 moved from India to UAE on Pakistan’s request

The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) on Tuesday accepted Pakistan’s reservations against playing in India and decided to move the Asia Cup 2018 to United Arab Emirates. The decision was taken in the annual session of the ACC chaired by its president and Pakistan Cricket Board …

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Protest for water in India during IPL match

NEW DEHLI- UNS: Huge populated India facing acute water shortage. Protesters burned merchandise and jostled with police outside a cricket stadium in Chennai on Tuesday, demanding Indian Premier League matches be cancelled as the southern city reels from a water crisis. Hundreds of demonstrators, some …

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Pakistan,West Indies cricket: Record whitewash in T20I series

KARACHI -UNS – Pakistan has beaten West Indies in third mathc for a whitewash victory in three-T20I series held in Sindh capital. West Indies led by skipper Jason Mohammed put together 153 runs after winning the toss and opting to bat first. Skipper of the …

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Top-ranked Pakistan dismantle West Indies in 143-run victory

KARACHI(AFP) – Pakistan downed a depleted West Indies side by 143 runs in the first of three Twenty20s in Karachi on Sunday, the first international match in the city for nine years. The hosts had equalled their highest-ever T20 score of 203-5, with Hussain Talat …

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WI team in Karachi: First T20 today

KARACHI -UNS – West Indian 11-member squad  has reached Karachi for the T20 series with Pakistan in National Stadium. The team was welcomed by the Minister of Sports, Muhammad Bux Khan Mahar who presented the whole squad with the traditional Sindhi ‘Ajrak’ and cap. Karachi …

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Islamabad United wins PSL 2018 title

KARACHI -UNS : Islamabad United dominated with the bat and ball as they defeated defending champions Peshawar Zalmi by three wickets on Sunday to lift the trophy of the third edition of the Pakistan Super League. The highlight of the match was United opener Luke …

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