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FIFA restore Pakistan Football Federation membership

ISLAMABAD -UNS : The FIFA Tuesday lifted with immediate effect the suspension it had imposed on Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) in 2017 and reinstated ‘all of PFF’s membership rights’. The FIFA said in a statement, “the suspension of the PFF is lifted with immediate effect. …

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Qalandars hold nerves to win thriller against Kings in super over

In the 24th fixture of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2018, Lahore Qalandars have on Sunday defeated Karachi Kings in nail-biting super over thriller here at Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Qalandars set 12 runs target for Kings in the super over. Karachi failed to chase it …

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Qalandars beat Sultans to grab first PSL 3 victory

DUBAI-UNS – Lahore Qalandars registered their first victory in the Pakistan Super League 2018 when they defeated Multan Sultans by six wickets on Friday. Chasing a target of 115 to victory, Lahore Qalandars reached the target very easily with eight balls to spare. Fakhar Zaman …

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Quetta beats Multan in last-over thriller

DUBAI -UNS : Tailender Hasan Khan hit a six off the second last ball of the match to take Quetta Gladiators to a two-wicket win over Multan Sultans in the 17th clash of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) here on Wednesday. Quetta were off to …

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PSL2018 : Multan Sultans slay Quetta Gladiators

A two-wicket Sohail Tanvir salvo and an Imran Tahir hat-trick triggered an incredible Quetta Gladiators collapse and laid the foundation for a nine-wicket win for Multan Sultans in the 13th match of the Pakistan Super League 2018 at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Saturday. After the …

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Gulf crisis upends fiction of a separation of sports,politics

By James M. Dorsey The Gulf crisis that has pitted World Cup host Qatar against a United Arab Emirates-Saudi Arabia-led alliance for the past eight months is showing up the fiction of a separation of sports and politics. Regional and international soccer bodies seeking to …

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Peshawar Zalmi beat Islamabad United by 34-run

DUBAI: Uncapped bowlers Umaid Asif and Ibtisam Sheikh helped Peshawar Zalmi to a 34-run win over Islamabad United in their second match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2018 here at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Asif picked up four wickets, while Sheikh, just 19, …

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Multan Sultans thrash Lahore Qalandars by 43 runs

LAHORE QALANDARS 136/10 (17.2 overs) MULTAN SULTANS 179/5 (20 overs) Imran Tahir is the Man of the Match This is second consecutive victory of Multan Sultans as they beat Lahore Qalandars by 43 runs at Dubai International cricket Stadium.

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PSL 2018:Sultans beat Zalmi in opening match

DUBAI -UNS : Debutant Multan Sultans secured a comfortable win by seven wickets against the defending champions Peshawar Zalmi in the Pakistan Super League opener held here on Thursday. Ahmed Shehzad was dismissed on duck after he whipped a ball straight to deep fine leg. …

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PSL 2018 opening ceremony in Dubai: Music, festivities and fireworks aplenty

DUBAI-UNS- The 2018 Pakistan Super League (PSL) kicked off on Thursday with a glitzy opening ceremony at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Following a countdown to the big launch, the event officially began with Sachal Orchestra playing the national anthem of Pakistan. Moments later, Ali …

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