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PSL 3 final match: Experts inspect security arrangements in Karachi

KARACHI (AFP) – Foreign experts on Sunday inspected security arrangements in Karachi, which is scheduled to stage the final of Pakistan s Twenty20 league next month — the city s first international match in nine years. The third season of the Pakistan Super League starts …

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98pc foreign cricketers ready to visit Pakistan for PSL

KARACHI -UNS- Karachi Kings owner Salman Iqbal on Wednesday claimed that upto 98 per cent of foreign cricketers are ready to come to Pakistan for the playoffs and finals of the 2018 Pakistan Super League (PSL). The country’s flagship T20 league, which kicks off on …

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India outplay Australia to win Under-19 World Cup

MOUNT MAUNGANUI: India defeated Australia by eight wickets to win the 2017/18 ICC Under-19 World Cup. Australia won the toss and chose to bat first in the final. Australia amassed 216 runs on the scoreboard as Jonathan Merlo made 76 runs from 102 balls which …

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Pakistan on top of the world with New Zealand T20 series win

MOUNT MAUNGANUI (AFP) – Pakistan laid claim to being the best Twenty20 side in the world Sunday after beating New Zealand in the series-deciding third Twenty20 match in Mount Maunganui. The 18-run victory gave Pakistan a come-from-behind 2-1 series win that will see them overtake …

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2nd T20I, level series: Pakistan beats New Zealand by 48 runs

AUCKLAND – Pakistan crushed New Zealand by 48 runs in the second T20 in Auckland on Thursday to notch their first victory of the tour over the Black Caps. The tourists finally found form with both bat and ball to level the three-match T20 series …

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NZ crush Pakistan in 1st T20I, win by seven wickets

WELLINGTON -UNS– The one-day international (ODI) series between Pakistan and New Zealand is over, but the misery of the tourists continued as batters once again fell down cheaply in the first Twenty20 International (T20I) on Monday, and the Kiwis easily won the match by seven …

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New Zealand beat Pakistan by five wickets in fourth ODI

HAMILTON (AFP) – Big-hitting Colin de Grandhomme blasted New Zealand to a five-wicket win over Pakistan in the fourth one-day international in Hamilton on Tuesday. De Grandhomme bludgeoned the Pakistan attack with an unbeaten 74 off 40 balls to reinvigorate New Zealand’s run chase as …

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NZ beat Pakistan in first ODI by 61 runs

WELLINGTON-UNS – After New Zealand thrashed Pakistan for 315 runs in their limited quota of 50 overs, the batting line-up of tourists stumbled from the very beginning and Pakistan on Saturday lost the first one-day international (ODI) by 61 runs under the Duckworth Lewis (D/L) …

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Ashes series: Malan reassures Root will start hitting tons

SYDNEY: Dawid Malan has backed his captain Joe Root to convert his innings into centuries after again missing out on an elusive first century in the Ashes series against Australia. Root took another sickening body blow when his 141-ball vigil was ended by a superb …

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Pakistan drop to second position in ICC T20 rankings

New Zealand have returned to the top of the MRF Tyres ICC T20I Team Rankings after winning the three-match series against the Windies by 2-0, the International Cricket Council reported in a press release on Wednesday. New Zealand had entered the series against the Windies …

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