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Pakistan cruise to nine-wicket victory, complete ‘green-wash’

SHARJAH -UNS -Pakistan comfortably won the fifth ODI against Sri Lanka by nine wickets, completing a 5-0 whitewash in Sharjah on Monday and marking their ninth consecutive victory in the format. It was Sri Lanka’s third whitewash in the year — previous two being at …

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Hockey Asia Cup: India beat Pakistan 4-0

DHAKA -UNS : India beat Pakistan 4-0 to sail into final of the 10th men’s Asia Cup hockey tournament on Saturday. The sixth ranked India, who just needed a draw to seal a place in Sunday’s summit clash, scored four goals – three field strikes …

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ICC,PCB to probe spot-fixing offer to Sarfraz

LAHORE -UNS: Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board Najam Sethi said on Saturday that the PCB and the International Cricket Council (ICC) are jointly probing the matter of spot-fixing offer to Pakistan cricket captain, Sarfraz Ahmad, before the second one day international against Sri Lanka in Sharjah. …

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Hafeez,Hasan top ODI rankings for all-rounders,bowlers

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Pakistani cricketers Hasan Ali and Mohammad Hafeez have topped the International Cricket Council (ICC) one-day rankings for bowlers and all-rounders. According to details, Hasan Ali climbed six places to top the bowlers rankings. Imran Tahir of South Africa is at second place …

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Hockey Asia Cup: India defeat Pakistan 3-1

DHAKA -UNS : India defeated Pakistan 3-1 in the Hockey Asia Cup 2017 Pool A match on Sunday. For India, Chinglesana, Ramandeep and Harmanpreet got onto the scoresheet while Ali Shaan scored the lone goal for Pakistan. The last time India played Pakistan in a …

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Sri Lanka reconsiders Pakistan tour decision

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka´s cricket board is reconsidering plans to play a match against Pakistan in Lahore later this month after its players expressed security concerns, officials said Saturday. Sri Lanka are currently scheduled to play their third Twenty20 match in the series in Lahore on …

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Final T20I match: Sri Lanka players refuse to visit Pakistan

LAHORE -UNS – Sri Lanka team have on Saturday refused to visit Pakistan to play the third and final Twenty20 International (T20I) at Gaddafi Stadium after Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) agreed to send its players to Lahore. The cricketers have informed their governing body of …

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Australian team attacked in India after victory in a Twenty20 match

HYDERABAD -UNS : Australian cricket team touring India was attacked with a rock after the team’s victory in a Twenty20 match against the host nation on Tuesday. Australian cricketer Aaron Finch, who is part of the visiting team, shared a picture of the brick attack …

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Pakistani batting crumble to Sri Lankan bowling

DUBAI -UNS: Pakistani batting order crumbled in front of Sri Lankan bowling on the fourth day of the second and final day-night Test match at Dubai. The side is struggling at 62/5 and require another 255 runs to win the game and level the two-match …

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Karunaratne puts Sri Lanka in strong position in 2nd test

Opener Dimuth Karunaratne compiled a brilliant century to put Sri Lanka in a commanding position at 254 for three on the opening day of the second day-night Test in Dubai on Friday. The left-hander was unbeaten on 133, adding 118 for an unbroken fourth-wicket stand …

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