Wrestler Inayatullah secured Pakistan’s first medal in the 2018 Youth Olympic Games

Wrestler Inayatullah secured Pakistan’s first medal in the 2018 Youth Olympic Games

Wrestler Inayatullah secured Pakistan’s first medal in the 2018 Youth Olympic Games under way in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Inayatullah, 17, won a bronze medal in the Youth Olympics by defeating US wrestler Carson Taylor Manville 3-1 in the 65kg event. His victory gave Pakistan its second-ever medal at the Youth...

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Real Madrid says it will sue Portuguese newspaper over Ronaldo ‘rape’ saga report and fabrications

Real Madrid says it will sue Portuguese newspaper over Ronaldo ‘rape’ saga report and fabrications

Real Madrid have taken legal action against a Portuguese newspaper that reported the club forced Cristiano Ronaldo to settle with the woman who accused him of rape. Real said it had taken legal action against Correio da Manha after the paper reported Wednesday that “Real Madrid pressured him to sign” a non-disclosure...

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ICC calls meeting to determine sponsors and organizers of T10 league

ICC calls meeting to determine sponsors and organizers of T10 league

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has called an important meeting in the following week to investigate the sponsors and organizers of T10 and other leagues. ICC has shown concerns over leagues’ funding after reports regarding unknown sources of T10 League funds surfaced recently. Geoff Allardice, general manager of cricket for...

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Batsman Matthew Hayden suffers from major facial injuries while surfing

Batsman Matthew Hayden suffers from major facial injuries while surfing

MELBOURNE: Former Australia opening batsman Matthew Hayden said he has “dodged a bullet” after suffering a fractured bone in his neck and serious facial injuries while surfing at the weekend. The 46-year-old was surfing with his son in south of Brisbane and said on his Instagram account on Saturday that...

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Finch to captain Australia against Pakistan T20s in Dubai

Finch to captain Australia against Pakistan T20s in Dubai

Top order batsman Aaron Finch has been confirmed as Australia’s captain for the three-match Twenty20 series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates later this month. Finch, who captained Australia in the recent T20s in Zimbabwe, was among five debutants selected for the two-Test series before the short series. “Aaron...

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PCB-BCCI legal battle: ICC to announce results within 15 days

PCB-BCCI legal battle: ICC to announce results within 15 days

ISLAMABAD: A three-day hearing before the International Cricket Council over the botched cricket agreement on bilateral series between Pakistan and India concluded on Wednesday. The International Cricket Council (ICC) will give its final verdict in PCB’s $70 million compensation case against BCCI within next 15 days. The three-member dispute panel...

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The World Cup Trophy tour starts today

The World Cup Trophy tour starts today

The Garrard-made ICC Cricket World Cup trophy will reach Lahore today to start its six- day tour of the 1992 World Cup winning country. The trophy will tour Pakistan from October 3 to 13 with the most coveted prize in world cricket visiting Lahore in the first phase from October...

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Cristiano Ronaldo denies the accusations of rape and says they are “false news”

Cristiano Ronaldo denies the accusations of rape and says they are “false news”

Cristiano Ronaldo left Real Madrid to play at Juventus in Turin in a millionaire transfer. “It’s part of my job … I’m a happy man, it’s all good.” Cristiano Ronaldo addressed all his followers in a live video on Instagram in which he called “false news” the accusations of an...

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Asian Squash Championship: 4 Pakistani players qualify for the semi-finals

Asian Squash Championship: 4 Pakistani players qualify for the semi-finals

KARACHI: Four Pakistani players have qualified for the semi-finals in different age categories of the Asian Squash Championship, being played in India’s Chennai. According to information received here on Thursday, Abbas Zeb of Pakistan overpowered India’s Utkarash Baheti 11-8, 11-1 According to details, in the Under-19 category quarterfinal, Pakistan’s Abbas Zeb...

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Shahid Afridi expresses chagrin over Pakistan’s defeat in Asia Cup

Shahid Afridi expresses chagrin over Pakistan’s defeat in Asia Cup

Former Pakistan cricket captain Shahid Afridi has expressed his disappointment at the national side after the green shirts crashed out of Asia Cup on Wednesday. Taking to Twitter, Afridi congratulated the Bangladeshi side for making it to the finals and criticized Pakistan for lacking attacking mindset in the match. He...

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