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KARACHI -UNS: The Fifth Corporate T-20 Tricket Cup will commence here from June 17. The organizers said on Saturday that eight corporate teams would participate in the contest and prominent players would be seen in action. They said that it would be played at the Moin Khan Academy here up …

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Pakistan name Test squad for England tour

LAHORE: Pakistan Sunday named a 17-man squad for the four-match Test series in England starting next month. A team for the following five one-day internationals and a Twenty20 will be announced later. Squad: Misbah-ul-Haq (captain), Mohammad Hafeez (subject to fitness), Shan Masood, Sami Aslam, Azhar …

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Lawson advises Pakistan head coach to use expertise of ex-players

ISLAMABAD: Former Pakistan coach Geoff Lawson believes Mickey Arthur should use the expertise of ex-players’ like Javed Miandad and Wasim Akram to improve the game saying their experience is valuable and you have to use it. Geoff said Arthur should understand the local culture first …

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England tour: PCB announces players for skill camp

LAHORE -UNS : Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday announced players for skill camp ahead of England tour. Chief Selector Inzamam-ul-Haq, at a news conference, revealed that 21 cricketers will take part in the camp. The camp will be held from May 30 to June …

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Cricket players laud working out under Pakistan Army’s trainers

ABBOTTABAD -UNS : Star middle order batsman Younus Khan, Twenty20 captain Sarfraz Ahmed and Spinner Mohammad Asghar lauded the training given by Pakistan Army in ongoing fitness camp in Kakul. Younus Khan said that the players were worried about what will happen with them during …

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Disappointed over national cricketers’ performance: Zaheer Abbas

KARACHI -UNS – An auspicious ceremony had been arranged in honour of former International Cricket Council’s (ICC) President Zaheer Abbas as he was also awarded with a gold medal for his performance throughout the year. On this occasion, Abbas said that he tried to convince …

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India’s powerful board elects Thakur president

MUMBAI – Lawmaker Anurag Thakur was elected on Sunday as the youngest-ever head of India’s embattled cricket board, charged with reforming one of the most powerful organisations in world sport. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) posted pictures on Twitter of its …

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Virat Kohli smashes IPL runs record

NEW DELHI: Red-hot Virat Kohli smashed an unbeaten half-century to break Chris Gayle’s record for the most runs in a single Indian Premier League season. Kohli, captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore, has racked up 752 runs in 12 matches so far this year including …

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Rwanda cricket captain bats for 51 straight hours

KIGALI -UNS : Rwanda cricket captain Eric Dusingizimana has broken a Guinness World Record, batting for 51 straight hours to set a new mark for the longest individual net session. Dusingizimana started batting on May 11 and completed his marathon effort on Friday, with the …

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Pakistan team to attend boot camp in Abbottabad from tomorrow

ABBOTTABAD -UNS : The fitness boot camp for Pakistani cricketers will be started in Abbottabad on Saturday. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Shahryar Khan had earlier announced that the team will attend a fitness camp, which he also referred as boot camp, in Abbottabad after …

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