Category: 6. Sports

  • 7,000 policemen performs security duty for Pak England cricket series

    7,000 policemen performs security duty for Pak England cricket series

    RAWALPINDI: City Police Officer (CPO) Syed Shehzad Nadeem on Sunday visited Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium and reviewed the security arrangements for Pak-England cricket series. According to a police spokesman, SSP Operations Waseem Riaz Khan, SP Rawal, SP Saddar, SP Security, and other officers were also present on the occasion. The CPO while reviewing the arrangements also […]

  • T20 Women’s Cricket Tournament second phase begins on Monday

    T20 Women’s Cricket Tournament second phase begins on Monday

    LAHORE: After the conclusion of six-match first phase of T20 Women’s Cricket Tournament, the second phase will commence from Monday (tomorrow) at the two venues of Lahore – Lahore Gymkhana and LCCA Ground. Four teams namely Blasters, Challengers, Dynamites and Strikers will feature in the event where Pakistan’s elite cricketers will take part. The second […]

  • Pakistani racers set to participate in Dubai Endurance Karting Championship 2022

    Pakistani racers set to participate in Dubai Endurance Karting Championship 2022

    National Karting team. — Photo by author KARACHI: In the lead up to the final round four of the Dubai Endurance Karting Championship 2022, Pakistan’s national racing squad is ready to participate in the tournament. Pakistan’s karting squad comprises Shamiq Saeed (c), Saad Lari (team manager), Samad Soomro, Shahzad Qureshi, Uzair Magsi and Enaam Ahmed (racers) […]

  • PCB updates on Azhar Ali’s injury

    PCB updates on Azhar Ali’s injury

    RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) official on Friday provided an update regarding veteran batter Azhar Ali’s injury scare during the post-match press conference after the conclusion of Day 4 of the ongoing Rawalpindi Test. According to the PCB spokesperson, Azhar will undergo an X-Ray at a local hospital here as a precautionary method to […]

  • Pakistan needs 263 runs to win Test against England on final day

    Pakistan needs 263 runs to win Test against England on final day

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan needs 263 runs to win the first Test against England at Pindi Stadium Rawalpindi when the final day game resumes on Monday (today). England set a 343 runs target for Pakistan after scoring 264 for 7 in their second round of play against Green-shirts before declaring the innings at Pindi Stadium Rawalpindi on […]

  • Bangladesh edge strong India in low-scoring thriller

    Bangladesh edge strong India in low-scoring thriller

    MIRPUR: Bangladesh all-rounder Mehidy Hasan Miraz put on a valiant show with the bat as he powered the hosts to claim a thrilling one-wicket victory over strong India in the first ODI here on Sunday. With his side struggling at 136/9 in pursuit of a paltry 187-run target, Miraz held his nerves calm and put […]

  • ‘Top priority is to save the match,’ Salman Ali Agha on Rawalpindi Test

    ‘Top priority is to save the match,’ Salman Ali Agha on Rawalpindi Test

    RAWALPINDI: Pakistan all-rounder commented on his side’s approach towards the ongoing Rawalpindi Test after England captain Ben Stokes’s brave decision of declaring the second innings set the hosts a 343-run target. Agha, while talking at the post-match press conference following the conclusion of an eventful fourth day of the first Test as Pakistan need a […]

  • Azhar Ali leaves the field after finger injury

    Azhar Ali leaves the field after finger injury

    Azhar Ali walks off the field during the fourth day of the first Test between Pakistan and England at the Pindi Cricket Stadium, on December 4, 2022. — Twitter/@DSBcricket Pakistan’s top-order batter Azhar Ali was unable to continue batting after being hit on the hand by an Ollie Robinson short ball on the fourth day […]

  • Rawalpindi Test: England set Pakistan 343-run target

    Rawalpindi Test: England set Pakistan 343-run target

    Brisk fifties by Harry Brook, Joe Root and Zak Crawley helped England race to a lead of more than 300 runs on the fourth day of the ongoing first Test against Pakistan in Rawalpindi. At the tea break, England declared their second innings at 264-7 and set Pakistan a target of 343 runs. Brook smacked […]

  • Brazil soccer legend Pele feels ‘strong’ after hospitalisation

    Brazil soccer legend Pele feels ‘strong’ after hospitalisation

    Brazilian football great Pele says he feels “strong”, after he was hospitalised and diagnosed with a respiratory infection earlier this week. “I’m strong, with a lot of hope and I follow my treatment as usual,” Pele said in a Saturday post on Instagram. The 82-year-old football legend urged fans to remain “calm and positive”. “I […]