Saturday, May 27, 2017

Sports

BIRMINGHAM (AFP): Pakistan's captain Sarfraz Ahmad said on Friday that he is aiming to give the nation a befitting Eid gift by winning the ICC Champions Trophy next month.

KARACHI (Monitoring Desk): Following a notice by the Pakistan Cricket Board, the officials from Board of Control for Cricket in India and PCB will meet in Dubai on May 29 to discuss the memorandum

LAHORE (APP): Pakistan Cricket Board's Annual General Meeting on Thursday passed a unanimous resolution calling for Najam Sethi to take charge as board's chairman after the tenure of Shahryar Khan.

ISLAMABAD (APP): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Shahryar Khan on Thursday delayed the ceremony pertaining to giving awards to Misbah-ul-Haq, Younis Khan and Shahid Afridi who recently took reti

MUMBAI (AFP): Indian skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday played down the hype surrounding the hotly-anticipated India-Pakistan clash.

MADRID (AFP): Spain s Supreme Court on Wednesday confirmed a 21-month jail sentence and 2.09-million-euro ($2.25 million) fine imposed on Lionel Messi for tax fraud, months after the Barcelona foot

BIRMINGHAM (AFP): Security for the Pakistan cricket team, which is currently in England for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy 2017, has been tightened following the deadly terrorist attack in Manch

NEW DELHI (DNA): India’s hate for Pakistan continues to pour out as once again Pakistani athletes have fell victim to India’s politics as Indian officials announced they will not allow Pakistani pl

PARIS (AFP): Investigators raided the headquarters of Paris Saint-Germain and the homes of the club's Argentinian stars Angel Di Maria and Javier Pastore on Tuesday in a tax fraud probe, legal sour

LAHORE (Monitoring Desk): Batsman Haris Sohail has been selected to replace Umar Akmal in Pakistan’s squad for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, which starts from June 1 in England and Wales.