Category: Sports

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...

Brilliant Neymar dazzles again in PSG romp

Neymar starred from beginning to end on his home debut for Paris Saint-Germain, scoring twice in a 6-2 thumping of Toulouse in Ligue 1 on Sunday. The Brazilian superstar...

Former Pakistan captains hail Sethi’s appointment as PCB chief

Former Pakistan captains Wasim Akram, Rashid Latif and Ramiz Raja have thrown their weight behind Najam Sethi who was elected as the new chairman of the Pakistan...

Nadal’s pursuit of No. 1 derailed by Canadian teen

Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov shocked top seeded Rafael Nadal to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP Montreal Masters tournament The 18-year-old Shapovalov...

Dutch win a fine topping on women’s football boom

The six-goal final of the women’s football Euro in the Netherlands put a fine topping on a tournament proving the sport is growing across the continent A growth in...

Sana announces not to work with current PCB set

Breaking her silence on team management’s report after women team’s dismal show in the recently concluded ICC Women’s World Cup Sana expressed her disappointment...

Australia pay war ends

 Australia’s bruising and protracted cricket pay dispute was finally resolved Thursday with players and management agreeing on a new “in-principle” deal India and...

Rahane centuries put India in control

Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane hit centuries as India took opening day honours on 344-3 at stumps against Sri Lanka in the second Test in Colombo on Thursday....