Category: Sports

England as West Indies big guns return

The concept of the points-based “Super Series”, trialled last summer to add over-arching context to the sport’s three different formats Following West Indies’...

Benoni Zalmi signs Umar Akmal, Wahab Riaz

 The cricket franchise of the House of Zalmi, Benoni Zalmi, on Sunday signed Wahab Riaz and Umar Akmal for $0.115 million and $0.1 million respectively The House of...

Really excited for World XI tour: Sarfraz

Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed, who tasted international cricket at home during the Zimbabwe tour and the final of the second edition of Pakistan Super League believes...

Manchester City director rules out Messi move

Manchester City director Txiki Begiristain confirmed on Thursday that deal to sign Barcelona’s Lionel Messi is impossible. Talking to media, Begiristain denied City...

Afridi smashes century off 42 balls in county match

Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi took his fans down memory lane as he hit a quickfire 101 runs off 42 balls for Hampshire in a NatWest T20 Blast county match on...

Waqar hopes ‘unfortunate’ Fawad makes a comeback

Fast bowling legend and former head coach Waqar Younis believes the time may be ripe for long-ignored batsman Fawad Alam to make a comeback to the national team....

Pakistan players allowed to return to CPL, English counties

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has allowed players recalled from the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) and the English county circuit to return to their respective...

Pakistan, India drawn together in hockey Asia Cup

Pakistan national hockey team has been placed amongst archrivals India, Japan and Bangladesh in Pool A of men’s hockey Asia Cup 2017 that takes place in October this...

Of musical movements and milestones

It is no secret that our music industry floundered in the early 2000s, gasping its last breaths when ‘Coke Studio’ was launched in Pakistan in 2008 We have a rich...

Pakistan’s only wrestler who won an Olympic medal

Mohammad Bashir remains the only wrestler in Pakistan’s sports history to have won an Olympic medal. He won a bronze medal in the Rome Olympics 1960 and contributed to...