PCB Challengers beat PCB Dynamites by five wickets

KARACHI:PCB Challengers defeated PCB Dynamites in the sixth match of the National Triangular T20 Women’s Cricket Championship being played at the Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi on Sunday. The match which was a rehearsal of sorts before Tuesday’s tournament final between the two sides turned out to be a one-sided encounter with PCB Challengers comfortably chasing down the 109-run target after an initial hiccup. PRead More…

PCB Blasters fined for maintaining slow over-rate

KARACHI:PCB Blasters have been fined Rs10,000 for maintaining a slow over-rate during their National Triangular T20 Women’s Cricket Championship match against PCB Challengers at the Pindi Cricket Stadium on Saturday. PCB Blasters were one over short of their target after taking into account time allowances and, as such, were charged under Article 2.22 of the PCB’s Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support PersoRead More…

Karachi Strikers defeat Faheem Sports by 3 wickets

KARACHI:In the third match of Osaka LED Lights T20 Cricket Tournament Season 2 organized by HM Sports, Pizza Patrol, Mary and Mama Juices, Karachi Strikers defeated Faheem Sports by 3 wickets. According to a press release issued Saturday, batting first, Faheem Sports set a target of 216 for the loss of 8 wickets. Yawar Imam scored 78 off 30 balls. Karachi Strikers’s Hamza Ahmed took 6 wickets for 30 runs in 4 overs.Read More…

Hamid stuns third seed Nepalese Aryan Giri in tennis tourney

KARACHI:Hamid Israr Gul of Pakistan pulled a major upset in the second round in General Tyre ITF J5 Junior Tennis Championships when he eliminated third seed Aryan Giri of Nepal in a two set match at the PTF Complex, Islamabad on Tuesday.   After a tough battle in first set, Hamid played better in the second to eventually record 7-6(3), 6-4 victory.   Top seeded Muhammad Shoaib of Pakistan also Read More…

PSL parts ways with Khaleef Technologies

KARACHI:The Pakistan Cricket Board on Monday terminated the contracts of HBL Pakistan Super League’s WMTR, Fantasy and Clip rights holders following a series of contractual breaches despite issuance of repeated requests and constant reminders for compliance of obligations.   The PCB had entered into three-year agreements with Khaleef Technologies Incorporated in 2019 in relation to Wireless Mobile TelephRead More…

Only Talha beats a foreign player in ITF J5 tennis tourney

KARACHI:Muhammad Talha Khan was the only Pakistani player, who could defeat a foreign player in the first round of the General Tyre International Tennis Federation (ITF) J5 Junior Tennis Championships 2020, which commenced at the PTF Complex in Islamabad on Monday.   Talha zapped Ryaan Khawaja Saud of USA by 6-0, 6-0 score to make it to the second round.   Rain on Monday in the capital forced feRead More…

Minister: (Virtual meeting of Education Ministers of all provinces to be held tomorrow)

ISLAMABAD:The virtual meeting of Education Ministers of all provinces will be held tomorrow (Monday) with Minister for Federal Education Shafqat Mahmood in the chair. The meeting will discuss spike in Coronavirus cases in the country and time frame of winter vacation for schools and colleges.Read More…

Pakistan hosting tennis players from six countries

KARACHI: The Pakistan Tennis Federation will be hosting players from six countries in two back to back J5 International Tennis Federation (ITF) Juniors Tournaments, which are starting in Islamabad from November 23.   Players from USA, Russia, UK, Japan, Nepal and Turkey have arrived and they are undergoing hectic practice sessions in PTF Complex in Islamabad. ITF has allowed Pakistan to host international Read 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…

Fourth IC Inter-School Tennis Championship 2020 begins November 23

KARACHI:International Lawn Tennis Club of Pakistan, an affiliate of Pakistan tennis Federation, is organizing fourth edition of IC Inter-School Tennis Championship from November 23 here at Anjuman-e-Islamia Government School in Liaquatabad.   The championship is open for boys and girls of all government and private primary schools of city.   Two boys or two girls per school will form a team. TheRead More…