(Tennis): Nepalese Abhilasha denies all-Russian final line-up in ITF tournament in Islamabad

KARACHI:,,, Nepalese Abhilasha Bista denied all-Russian final line-up in girls singles even after she overcame Russian player Ekaterina Suvorova in a neck and neck battle in General Tyre ITF J5 Junior Tennis Championships at the PTF Complex in Islamabad on Friday. After tough first round battle, Abhilasha Bista win the game by 7-6(5) score to take lead in the semifinal clash. But she dropped the second set 2-6 as EkRead More…

 (Cricket): Defending Sindh to take on Northern in National U19 Three-Day final from today

KARACHI:,,, Defending Champions Sindh U19 will take on table-toppers Northern in the National U19 Three-Day Tournament final, a four-day affair, at Rawalpindi’s KRL Stadium from 28 November. Both sides had met in the final of last edition, in which Sindh came out victorious by a seven-wicket margin. Aamir Ali was the star performer, taking eleven wickets for 133 runs. The two sides have played each other once in Read More…

 (CITY): Drosh Polo ground restored after 40 years for Polo players.

CHITRAL:,,, Polo ground of British regime at Drosh reopened after forty years, the colors of the polo ground were restored. This polo ground, also known as Janali in the local language, remained deserted for forty years due to apathy of the authorities. . Now, for the first time, the polo ground repaired and open for polo matches. . The Communications and works Department (C and W) have released Rs. 6.76 million for Read More…

(Golf) Ahmed Baig continue to lead on the second day in Pakistan Open Golf C’ship

KARACHI:,,, Ahmed Baig of PAF Skyview Golf Club continue to lead on the second day too in in the 47th Pakistan Open Golf Championship, endorsed and supported by Pakistan Golf Federation (PGF) and underway at the historic Rawalpindi Golf Course in Rawalpindi, which was established in 1885. At the conclusion of the second round on Friday, the adolescent Ahmed Baig continued to show his great golf playing capabilities Read More…

(Cricket) Sajid Khan, Imran Khan Snr bag maximum bowling bonus points for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

KARACHI:,,, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa gathered all bonus points for bowling on offer as they bowled out Central Punjab for a paltry 158 in 66.2 overs on the opening day of the fourth round of the first-class Quaid-e-Azam Trophy at the UBL Sports Complex on Friday. The defending champions dealt a blow on the first ball of the match as Ali Zaryab was trapped in front by Imran Khan Snr. The pacer added two more wickets to hisRead More…

Fourth round of first-class Quaid-e-Azam Trophy begins today

KARACHI:Following an 11-day break during which the HBL Pakistan Super League 2020 playoffs and final were held at Karachi’s National Stadium, the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy first-class tournament resumes with the fourth-round matches today (Friday).   The four-day tournament has seen a hugely competitive start with seven out of the first nine matches producing results.   Southern Punjab lead the six-Read More…

PCB holds U16 trials from Monday

KARACHI:The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will hold trials for the U16 Cricket Association teams from Monday.   The trials will be conducted at multiple venues in each Cricket Association under the supervision of the national junior selection committee and coaches from the High Performance set-up.   Those players who are born on or after 1 September 2004 and before September 1, 2007 can still tilRead More…

(Cricket) Sohaib Maqsood replaces Daren Sammy in Zalmi Squad

KARACHI:Batsman Sohaib Maqsood will play in place of West Indian all-rounder Darren Sammy in the remaining playoffs of Pakistan Super League 2020.   Zalmi’s star cricketer Daren Sammy is unable to travel to Pakistan in time for the first eliminator on November 14 due to logistical constraints, according to Zalmi spokesperson. PSL is all set to resume this Saturday in Karachi.   The tournament Read More…

Pakistan name 35-player squad for New Zealand

KARACHI:Pakistan Wednesday announced a 35-player squad for the upcoming tour of New Zealand from which the national men’s and Shaheens squads will be selected.   The players, along with 20-member players support personnel, will depart for Lincoln on 23 November where they will spend the mandatory 14-day quarantine period.   While the Shaheens schedule is yet to be confirmed by New Zealand CricRead More…

Players shortlisted after Masha United Football Club trials

KARACHI:A total of 22 players have been shortlisted for Masha United Football Club after first phase of trials here at Madhu Mohammadan Football Stadium.   Shahid Afridi Foundation (SAF) is supporting Masha United Football Club to prepare a team for participation in PPF National Challenge Cup 2020.   According to the Head coach of Masha United FC and former International footballer Nasir Ismail,Read More…