Category: Sports

BCCI on the lookout for new cricket team head coach

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has invited applications for the position of Head Coach for Men’s Indian Cricket Team. “Applications are invited for...

Grief-torn Manchester United summon nerve for Europa final

Manchester United will attempt to put aside their grief on Wednesday in a Europa League final against Ajax scarred. What should have been a showpiece occasion will...

Younus gets warm welcome on return home

A large crowd gathered at the Jinnah International Airport on Monday to welcome recently-retired Younus Khan as he touched down in Karachi. Thanking the gathered crowd,...

Umar Akmal fails fitness test

Pakistan star batsman Umar Akmal has been directed to return from England after he failed two fitness tests in two days, ahead of the ICC Champions Trophy next month....

Latham, Munro shine as New Zealand rout Ireland

New Zealand tuned up for the Champions Trophy by clinching the tri-series in Malahide with three wins in three matches here on Sunday. Their latest victory was set up by...

Jones, Yousuf to stand as ‘expert witnesses’ for Sharjeel

Suspended left-handed batsman Sharjeel Khan’s lawyer Shaigan Ijaz on Thursday said that Islamabad United coach Dean Jones. Pakistan Test cricketers Mohammad Yousuf and...

Hat-trick for Gaviria as Dumoulin defends pink

Colombian Fernando Gaviria staked his claim for the sprinters top prize at the 100th Giro d’Italia after powering to a third win on stage 12 that frustrated the hosts...

Monaco claim first French title in 17 years

Teenage star Kylian Mbappe helped Monaco secure their first Ligue 1 title in 17 years with his 15th goal of the season in Wednesday’s 2-0 victory at home to...

South Africa name new caps in one-day squads

JOHANNESBURG: Three new caps were named by Cricket South Africa on Tuesday in squads to play One-Day Internationals (ODI) against Ireland and Australia. Test batsman...

Pietersen warns Morgan against Bangladesh no-show

LONDON: Former England captain Kevin Pietersen has told current limited-overs skipper Eoin Morgan he will be putting his international future in jeopardy if he opts out...