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FIA to complete PSL spot-fixing probe: Interior Minister

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Friday directed Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to conduct an impartial probe into Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot-fixing issue without being influenced by any pressure. The FIA has submitted its initial report to the minister on …

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Manny Pacquiao, Amir bout ‘knocked out’

LOS ANGELES -AFP/UNS – A potentially money-spinning bout between Philippine boxing icon Manny Pacquiao and Britain’s Amir Khan has collapsed, The Los Angeles Times reported on Tuesday. Pacquiao’s long-time promoter Bob Arum told the newspaper that the proposed $38 million fight staged by the United …

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Qatar seeks Pak Army assistance during forthcoming Football World Cup

RAWALPINDI -UNS – Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, who is on an official visit to Qatar met Prime Minister of Qatar, Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani on Tuesday. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the Prime Minister acknowledged …

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‘Phateechar’ foreign players came for PSL final: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD -UNS– Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has created another controversy as he was filmed telling aides the foreign players who took part in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final were “phateechar” (roughly, low-class ). PTI chief said he does not even know the …

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PSL final promises quality cricket

LAHORE: The eagerly-awaited final of the second edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) promises quality and entertaining cricket as Quetta Gladiators and Peshawar Zalmi will be aiming to win the prestigious title here Sunday at the historic Gaddafi stadium. A full house of nearly …

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Good news for Pakistan cricket:will play additional two Twenty20 internationals

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Pakistan will play an additional two Twenty20 internationals on their tour of the West Indies which gets underway later this month and stretches through April and into May. “Twenty20 is an exciting format and this is another opportunity for our fans to …

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Afridi to miss PSL final due injuries

SHARJAH: Shahid Afridi, the Peshawar Zalmi allrounder, was ruled out of the Pakistan Super League final after injuring his hand during the play-off on Friday (March 3). Afridi tried to catch a stinging drive off Karachi Kings’ Kieron Pollard in Dubai and had to receive …

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If the food is this good, I will go to Lahore: Dean Jones

DUBAI -UNS – Islamabad United coach and former Australian Cricketer Dean Jones has vowed to travel to Lahore for Sunday’s Pakistan Super League (PSL) final. As several foreign players and ex-cricketers expressed their reluctance to arrive in Lahore owing to security reasons, many are willing …

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Peshawar Zalmi foreign players get Pakistani visa

DUBAI -UNS : Five foreign players of the Peshawar Zalmi franchise have been issued Pakistani visa to play the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final in Lahore on March 5, according to Javed Afridi, owner of the franchise. Eight foreign players – DJG Sammy, TM Dilshan, …

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PSL final: Cricket legend Vivian Richards to arrive in Lahore

LAHORE -UNS : Good news have started pouring in as the sensational final of Pakistan Super League (PSL) draws nearer. The fresh good news is that Quetta Gladiators mentor and West Indies cricket legend Sir Vivian Richards has confirmed that he will be travelling to …

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