Faheem Sports beat Pharma XI by 36 runs

KARACHI:Fahim Sports batted first in the Osaka LED Lights T20 Cricket Tournament Season 2 and scored 157 runs for the loss of 10 wickets.   According to a press release issued Monday, Ahsan Hashim remained prominent by scoring 37 runs off 26 balls. Hussain Raza and Khurram Ilyas took 3.3 wickets each for Pharma XI.   In reply, Pharma XI scored just 121 runs in 18.1 overs. Shayan of Pharma XI scoRead More…

Sports: (Pakistan International Squash Tournament starts tomorrow)

ISLAMABAD:The Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) in collaboration with Pakistan Air Force (PAF) will be organizing Pakistan International Squash Tournaments for Men and Women from tomorrow (Monday- December 07-11) here in Islamabad.   The men event has a prize money of $ 12,000, whereas women event has $6,000 as prize money. A large number of squash players are participating in this mega event.   Read More…

(Sports): Self Defence Kickboxing Championship

QUETTA:Balochistan JITSA Self Defense Kickboxing Association is going to conduct three day International JITSA Self Defence Kickboxing Championship from 13th November to 16th November, 2020 at Pakistan Sports Board Hall, Ayub Stadium, Quetta.   Players from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iran will participate in the mega event of JITSA. On the request of Munawar Hussain, President, Balochistan JITSA Self DefencRead More…

(Sports): Color Kit Cricket tournament on October 4

Karachi:To honor Mr. Haji Ghani Usman, co-founder of Naya Nazimabad project for his magnificent services, a First Haji Usman one day T-20 Color Kit Cricket Invitation Tournament is being organized on the 4th October 2020 at Naya Nazimabad Cricket Academy in coordination with President of Justice Helpline Mr. Nadeem A Shaikh and Mr. Arif Habib Chairman Naya Pakistan project. Three teams would be participating in thRead More…

(National): Call for strict observance of SOPs by schools

Karachi:Sports legend Shahid Afridi has said that the government and private schools after their reopening should religiously follow the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for COVID-19 given by the state, as any leniency in this regard is likely to create irreversible damage to the health of students, teachers and communities at large, in addition to the cause of education that already has been adversely effected oRead More…

Sports: (PTF hosts an ITF-approved officiating workshop, from Sept 18 to 20)

Islamabad:The Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) will be hosting an International Tennis Federation (ITF)-approved Officiating workshop, from September 18 to 20, 2020 here at PTF-Complex Islamabad. Shahzad Akhtar Alvi, Head of Officiating-PTF, will be conducting the workshop. Candidates from Islamabad, Lahore and Peshawar will be participating in this workshop. It is hoped that the workshop will be beneficial notRead More…

(Cricket): Pakistan Cricket Club enters cricket tourney semis

Karachi:Pakistan Cricket Club, lead by former Pakistan cricket team captain Sarfraz Ahmed, moved into the semifinals of the All Karachi Prof. Ejaz Ahmed Faruqi Invitation Cricket Tournament after beating Alnoor Gymkhana by eight wickets at KCCA Stadium. Alnoor Gymkhana batted first in the quarterfinal encounter and was bundled out for a paltry total of 79 in 27.3 overs. Mohammad Salman bowled lethally and picked fRead More…

(Cricket): Dawood Sports, Alamgir Gym cruise into cricket tourney semis

Karachi: Dawood Sports and Alamgir Gymkhana cruised into semifinals of the All Karachi Prof. Ejaz Ahmed Faruqi Invitation Cricket Tournament, which resumed on Thursday after a lapse of six months due to Covid-19 pandemic. Dawood Sports thrashed Airport Gymkhana by eight wickets at TMC Ground in the second quarterfinal. Airport Gymkhana batted first and put on board 225-9 in 45 overs. Taha top scored for the side wRead More…

Minister: (Aviation Division drafts UAS policy to facilitate, promote use of UAS for civil purposes)

ISLAMABAD:At the initiative of Minister for Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan, the Aviation Division has drafted a comprehensive Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) policy to facilitate and promote the use of UAS for civil purposes by ensuring safety and security. The policy broadly covers usage of UAS for recreational, non-recreational, sports, photography, media coverage, commercial, agriculture, and many more purposes. AcRead More…