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July 14, 2018 12:00 AM Zameer hails NBP’s decision to bring back Iqbal Qasim

KARACHI: Renowned football organiser Zameer-ul-Islam has welcomed the National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) decision to bring back former Test cricketer Iqbal Qasim as its sports chief. “Iqbal had a glorious career as NBP’s sports head and his return to the same seat after his retirement will further boost the bank’s sports in particular and the rest of the sports 1

July 12, 2018 12:00 AM Quetta Gladiators, Red Bull to hold universities T20 event

KARACHI: Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Quetta Gladiators on Wednesday announced its partnership with Red Bull for the forthcoming national campus cricket tournament, an event for the university students of the country. The event, in which teams from 96 campuses will be taking part, will be conducted in Karachi, Hyderabad, Quetta, Multan, Lahore 1

July 11, 2018 12:00 AM PBS sports festival ends

LAHORE: The 17th Pakistan Bible Society (PBS) sports festival successfully concluded on Tuesday at Forman Christian College ground. The tournament that started on June 21 saw cricket hardball, cricket, basketball, football, badminton tournaments and athletics competitions. At closing ceremony Prof E. N. Dulvy, Chairman The New School Model Town Lahore 1

July 11, 2018 12:00 AM PCB committee declares 44 Pindi clubs active

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) scrutiny committee has given the voting rights to 44 Rawalpindi Clubs following through scanning conducted recently.The committee headed by Wisal Durrani has declared 44 clubs active having the status to vote in coming Rawalpindi District Cricket Association elections. These clubs are: Abbasi Club, AKS County Club Taxila

July 11, 2018 12:00 AM Rubel likely to be axed from BD ODI squad

DHAKA: Seamer Rubel Hossain’s tour of West Indies is likely to be cut short after his below-par performance in the first Test in Antigua. He failed to pick up a wicket as Bangladesh slipped to a loss by an innings and 219 runs in three days. The pacer was named in the Test squad as well as the One-Day International squad but is set to fly back after

July 7, 2018 12:00 AM Lankan Premier League postponed

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan Cricket’s recent troubles continue after the board’s ambitious plans of conducting a franchise-based T20 tournament was postponed. The board is yet to confirm postponement of Lankan Premier League, but the talk of the event not happening has been doing the rounds since the elections of SLC was held by a court ruling in May. Tournament 4

July 7, 2018 12:00 AM PCB officially launches complaint against BCCI

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has officially launched a complaint against BCCI to International Cricket Council for not honouring the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by both boards and asked for compensation of seventy million dollars for financial loses. PCB chairman Najam Sethi will be flying to England to give final shape to its case against 3

July 7, 2018 12:00 AM Thakur to replace Bumrah in India’s ODI squad

NEW DELHI: Fast bowler Shardul Thakur will replace injured Jasprit Bumrah in India’s One-day International squad in England, the country’s cricket board said on Friday. The Virat Kohli-led India, who are slated to play three ODI matches after the ongoing Twenty20 series, will also take on the hosts in five Tests in their almost three-month long tour that started 1

July 5, 2018 12:00 AM Iqbal Qasim quits as PCB’s Karachi academy head

KARACHI: The head of Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB’s) academy in Karachi at the National stadium, former Test cricketer Iqbal Qasim on Wednesday relinquished his position and sent the resignation to the board’s headquarters in Lahore. Iqbal, who has a long association with National Bank of Pakistan (NBP), had been offered the post of consultant by the bank for its sports 3

July 5, 2018 12:00 AM Global wrestling stars to fight in Karachi, Islamabad

KARACHI: Karachiites and the people of Islamabad will be able to witness global wrestling stars as the Ring of Pakistan (ROP) is going to stage a big professional wrestling show in Karachi and Islamabad next month. This will be the second successive year when around 20 wrestlers will be entertaining the public of both the cities. The organisers on Wednesday 5