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January 23, 2018 12:00 AM Gracia named Watford coach after Silva sacking

WATFORD, United Kingdom: Premier League club Watford appointed former Malaga coach Javi Gracia as their new manager on Sunday, just hours after sacking Portuguese Marco Silva. Watford announced that the 47-year-old Spaniard had signed an 18-month contract, becoming the club’s 10th manager since 2012.“It’s a special atmosphere and I’m very happy to feel this experience

January 23, 2018 12:00 AM Shiffrin prepares to bounce back in Kronplatz

MILAN: World Cup leader Mikaela Shiffrin will be looking to bounce back into winning mode ahead of the Winter Olympics in Tuesday’s giant slalom in Kronplatz, Italy. Shiffrin has dominated the start of the season with ten World Cup wins but had mixed fortunes in nearby Cortina d’Ampezzo over the weekend despite a promising third place in Friday’s downhill

January 23, 2018 12:00 AM World champions Australia to reviewwoeful one-day form

SYDNEY: Australia’s world champion one-day team could face a major overhaul after they slumped to a 10th loss in 11 games, according to chairman of selectors Trevor Hohns. Steve Smith’s side were beaten by 16 runs by England in Sydney on Sunday to give the tourists an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series.It is the first home series loss for Australia

January 22, 2018 12:00 AM Hockey legends find Pakistan ready for international contests

LAHORE: Former hockey legends said here on Sunday that they were delighted by the security and the facilities provided during their stay in Pakistan. Addressing a ceremony hosted in their honour, Paul Litjens said that the game of hockey had changed a lot and that Pakistan would have to adopt new ideas and keep pace with the changes to regain their strength

January 21, 2018 12:00 AM Street children footballers to be honoured

RAWALPINDI: Team Kick Off will hold a function on January 25 in honour of the Pakistan football team which has qualified for the 2018 FIFA Street Children World Cup, says a press release. The event — at the Kick Off facility in Jinnah Park here — will be attended by Commander 10 Corps Lieutenant General Nadeem Raza and other senior army officials, with the purpose

January 21, 2018 12:00 AM India beat Pakistan to win Blind WC title

LAHORE: Defending champions India overpowered Pakistan in the final of 5th World Cup Cricket for Blind on Saturday to win the title. Pakistan had put together a total of 308 runs for India to chase in United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ajman and India overhauled the score losing eight wickets winning the final by two wickets. India’s Sunil Ramesh scored a notable 1

January 21, 2018 12:00 AM Pak-SA U-19 WC Super 8 clash on 24th

LAHORE: Pakistan will take on South Africa in its opening match of Super Eight stage of the Under-19 World Cup while England and Bangladesh were the late entries into the super eight stage. They booked place in the next round after England beat Canada by 282 runs, John Davies Oval, Queenstown that also earned Bangladesh a space ahead. In other matches 2

January 21, 2018 12:00 AM India edge Pakistan to win World Cup for the Blind

KARACHI: India edged Pakistan by two wickets in the final of the World cup for Blind at Sharjah on Saturday. Indian skipper Ajay Kumar Reid won the toss and invited Pakistan to bat. Pakistan posted 307-8 in 40 overs. The openers failed to provide a good start as Amir Ashfaq got out after scoring just 10 runs. Badar Munir, along with opener Mohsin Khan, developed

January 20, 2018 5:14 PM India beats Pakistan by 2 wickets to claim Blind Cricket World Cup title

India beat Pakistan by two wickets to win the Blind Cricket World Cup for the second time after a thrilling match at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Saturday. Hosts Pakistan had set India a target of 308 runs at a loss of eight wickets in their allotted 40 overs after they were put into bat. India conquered the modest target in the 39th over, with two balls

January 19, 2018 12:00 AM Shahbaz, Naseem meet in snooker U21 final today

KARACHI: Holder Naseem Akhtar overwhelmed last year’s runner-up Haris Tahir in the semi-finals of the Jubilee Insurance National Junior Under-21 Snooker Championship 2018 at the PSB Billiards & Snooker Hall in Islamabad on Thursday. According to the details made available by the Pakistan Billiards & Snooker Association (PBSA), Naseem’s opponent in the all-Punjab