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June 23, 2017 6:13 PM Wahab Riaz inducted in list of players to receive Rs10mn prize from PM

KARACHI: Name of fast bowler Wahab Riaz has been included in the list of cricketers who will receive Rs10 million each from the Prime Minister for winning the Champions Trophy 2017. A fresh notification was issued from the PM Office on Friday which has also revised the prize money offered to the non-coaching staff of the team management. "Wahab's name was missing 11

June 22, 2017 1:10 PM The good, bad and ugly of Champions Trophy after Pakistan thrashed India by 180 runs in final

ON Sunday a resurgent Pakistan outfit completed their inspirational turnaround, trashing archrivals India to the tune of a 180-run demolition to claim the 2017 Champions Trophy title. It was a clinical yet awe-inspiring performance from a young side under the guidance of former Australian coach Mickey Arthur to return the favour against an opposition 5

June 22, 2017 12:00 AM Two murder accused get death penalty

SIALKOT: Additional District and Sessions Judge Amjad Ali Bajwa Wednesday awarded death sentence to two murder accused. According to the prosecution, accused Fahad Ghumman and Gulfam Masih had killed Shahid Butt and Amir Bashir over a property dispute on Kutchery Road in the limits of Kotwali police. The court delivered the verdict in the district jail Sialkot 1

June 21, 2017 1:41 PM PCB announces players for high performance camp

LAHORE: The National Selection Committee announced 27 players for a 10-week High Performance Camp at the National Cricket Academy, Lahore commencing from July 3, 2017 to September 9, 2017 on Wednesday. According to Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), the camp has been organised keeping in view the future commitments of Pakistan cricket team where the players 5

June 21, 2017 10:32 AM ‘Was most relieved man after Kohli got out,’ says Azhar Ali

Pakistani batsman Azhar Ali stated that he was most relieved man on the ground after Kohli got out. Azhar Ali dropped him on Muhammad Amir’s bowling just a delivery before in slips during final of Champions Trophy. While talking on a private TV channel, the opener said that dropping any catch is a huge mistake but dropping Virat Kohli is may be the biggest 4

June 20, 2017 3:17 PM PM announces Rs10m for newly crowned ICC champs

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced Rs10 million each for players of the national team after Pakistan’s historic victory against India in the final of the ICC Champions Trophy. Pakistan defied the odds to overwhelm arch-rivals India by 180 runs and pull off a major upset in the Champions Trophy final at The Oval on Sunday. Fakhar capitalised on a lucky 4

June 20, 2017 10:25 AM Amir all set to debut for English county Essex this summer

Champions Trophy hero Mohammad Amir, who destroyed the Indian top three in his fairytale spell in the tournament finale, is all set to make his county debut for Essex this summer. The Pakistan Cricket Board on Tuesday issued a No Objection Certificate (NOC) to the fast bowler for featuring in English county cricket later this season. Amir will represent 2

June 20, 2017 6:19 AM This Indian's heart-warming message to Pakistan cricket team is going viral

The India-Pakistan rivalry in cricket is like no other. Both countries are cricket crazy and whether it’s on the pitch between players or off the pitch between fans, both sides want an upper hand. For Pakistani fans though, beating India in a major international tournament had seemed an unattainable dream. Whether the World Cup semi-final in Mohali in 2011 or the T20 Final 7

June 20, 2017 12:46 AM IHC dismisses Memon’s petition

*Suspended judge says his request to court registrar for documentary evidence went unanswered ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday dismissed a petition of Additional District and Sessions Judge Pervezul Qadir Memon in which he requested to set aside his suspension over allegations of acquitting Axact case accused Shoaib Sheikh after getting 4

June 20, 2017 12:07 AM Champions Pakistan climb to No 6 in ODI rankings

KARACHI: Pakistan’s stunning title-winning triumph in the Champions Trophy has catapulted them to number six in the One-day International rankings. The triumphant team’s players have also made significant gains in the individual rankings following a 180-run victory over India in the final on Sunday. According to the latest ICC rankings announced on Monday 3