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ONE Championship: Pakistan’s MMA fighter Bashir defeats Egyptian opponent

YANGON : In featherweight action, Pakistani Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) start Bashir Ahmad made quick work of Mahmoud Mohamed at ONE: STATE OF WARRIORS at a sold-out Thuwunna Indoor Stadium in Yangon, Myanmar. The 33-year-old Ahmad (4-3) needed only 83 seconds to secure the fight-ending …

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Afridi to take legal action against Miandad

LAHORE : Former Twenty20 captain Shahid Afridi on Monday has decided to send a legal notice to Javed Miandad over baseless match fixing allegations. The battle of words between both players has turned into a judicial war as Afridi has made up mind to take …

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Can testify Afridi sold matches, he’s a fixer: Miandad

LAHORE: Former Pakistan legend Javed Miandad has on Sunday said that he could testify that former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi had sold matches. In response to Afridi’s statement that Miandad had always been hungry for money, Miandad said that Afridi was a fixer. During a …

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Pakistan announce squad for first day-night Test against West Indies

KARACHI: Pakistan Saturday included in-form Babar Azam for the first Test against the West Indies, Asia’s first day-night match to be played with a pink ball. The 21-year-old batsman notched up 360 runs during the West Indies one-day series that ended Wednesday. Azam, who has …

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Triple-ton Azam leads Pakistan to series rout of Windies

ABU DHABI :  Rising star Babar Azam hit his third successive hundred to anchor Pakistan s 3-0 clean-sweep of the West Indies with a comfortable 136-run win in the third and final one-dayer on Wednesday. Azam smashed a 106-ball 117 while skipper Azah Ali returned to …

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Pakistan lose top slot in Test ranking after India’s victory against NZ

KOLKATTA : Pakistan team have lost the top slot in Test ranking after the win of India against New Zealand in second Test. Chasing 376 runs for victory, New Zealand were bowled out for 197 in the final session on the fourth day in Kolkata. …

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Pakistan demands postponement of Kabbadi World Cup in India

ISLAMABAD : Amid heightened tensions between the two countries, Pakistan Kabbadi Federation has forwarded a letter to the International Kabbadi Federation seeking postponement of Kabbadi World Cup event scheduled to be held in India next month. The federation has also requested to move the venue …

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Pakistan beat West Indies by 59 runs in second ODI

SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates : Fast-rising Babar Azam cracked a second successive hundred to guide Pakistan to a dominant 59-run win over the West Indies in the second one-day international in Sharjah, gaining an unbeatable 2-0 lead in three-match series. Azam s brilliant 126-ball 123 formed …

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defeats Iran in Asian Snooker Championship final

DUBAI : Pakistan on Friday has snatched the title of Asian Snooker Championship after defeating Iran in final being played in Dubai. The team comprising of Mohammad Asif and Babar Masih performed stunningly and routed Iran by 1-3 in best of five frames. Earlier, green …

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Pakistan is a peace loving nation, says Afridi

Former Pakistan T20I captain Shahid Afridi urged on Friday for a peaceful resolution of the recent hostilities between Pakistan and India. The all-rounder’s message comes at a time of increased tensions between the neighbouring countries along the Line of Control (LoC). The former skipper took …

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