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March 17, 2018 12:00 AM City won’t fancy Liverpool Euro test: Klopp

LONDON: Jurgen Klopp says Manchester City won’t be happy to have been drawn against Liverpool in a Champions League quarter-final showdown of Premier League rivals. Klopp’s side were paired with Premier League leaders City in Friday’s draw and the Reds boss is certain Pep Guardiola’s side will be feeling a little nervous about the prospect.Although City beat Liverpool

March 15, 2018 12:00 AM West Ham vow life bans for pitch invaders

LONDON: West Ham have vowed to issue life bans to the fans who invaded the pitch at the club’s London Stadium during Saturday’s 3-0 defeat by Burnley. The Premier League game was marred by four separate pitch invasions as well as protests against West Ham’s board as hundreds of supporters congregated beneath the directors’ box.Co-owners David Sullivan 5

March 13, 2018 12:00 AM IHF South and Central Asia Trophy: Pakistan record third straight win

KARACHI: Pakistan junior handball team romped to their third straight win when they beat minnows Maldives in a one-sided encounter of the International Handball Federation (IHF) South and Central Asia Trophy 2018 at the Agriculture University Faisalabad’s handball court on Monday. Pakistan juniors, who claimed bronze in the 2016 edition of the trophy 10

March 12, 2018 12:00 AM Spirit key to Southampton’s top-flight survival: Pellegrino

SOUTHAMPTON, United Kingdom: Spirit and aggression are vital for Southampton’s hopes of turning their fortunes around and avoiding relegation from the Premier League this season, manager Mauricio Pellegrino said. Southampton, who secured an eighth-placed league finish last season, have won just five of their 30 matches this campaign to sit a point and a place 11

March 11, 2018 12:00 AM Tennis: Halep, Pliskova through, Muguruza out

INDIAN WELLS, United States: World number one Simona Halep and fifth seed Karolina Pliskova eased through their WTA Indian Wells openers on Friday but reigning Wimbledon champ Garbine Muguruza bit the dust in the California desert. Halep beat Karolina’s sister Kristyna Pliskova 6-4, 6-4 while Karolina eased past Irina-Camelia Begu 7-6 (7/4), 6-1 to reach 7

March 9, 2018 12:00 AM Ronchi adds to Lahore misery as United triumph in HBL PSL

DUBAI: Luke Ronchi hammered what seems like the last nail in Lahore Qalandars’ coffin when he smashed a match-winning 77 to shepherd Islamabad United to an authoritative six-wicket victory in the HBL Pakistan Super League here at the Dubai International Stadium. Once again Lahore, who succumbed to their sixth consecutive defeat in the contest, had their 17

March 8, 2018 5:47 AM Pakistan, US are partners in war against terror: Tehmina Janjua

WASHINGTON: Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua said Pakistan and the United States are partners in war against terrorism, adding that both the countries have jointly wiped out al Qaida group, she was talking to media persons upon her arrival at Washington. The Foreign Secretary said that decisive victory in the war against terrorism requires strategic 6

March 7, 2018 12:00 AM Sohaib Maqsood helps Sultans wallop Zalmi

SHARJAH: Sohaib Maqsood’s unbeaten 42-ball 85 helped Multan Sultans defeat defending champions Peshawar Zalmi in the 16th match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2018 at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Tuesday. Sent into bat first, Multan Sultans set 184 runs target for Peshawar Zalmi. Sohaib Maqsood scored 85 off 42 balls while Ahmad Shehzad 7

March 6, 2018 12:00 AM Senate election: ANP’s Shagufta Malik blames defeat on horse-trading

PESHAWAR: Awami National Party (ANP)'s losing candidate for the women reserved seat from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has blamed her defeat on the horse-trading in the recent Senate election. Talking to The News on Monday, Shagufta Malik said she polled 32 votes in the Senate election that included 28 from her own party members and legislators of the Pakistan 8

March 5, 2018 1:56 AM Pentagon urges Pakistan to avail new opportunities for defeating terrorism

WASHINGTON: As the United States and Pakistan reengage on Tuesday in efforts to improve their ties, the Pentagon reminded Islamabad that war against terrorism in the South Asian region has reached an inflection point and it should use this opportunity to defeat terrorists. “With respect to Pakistan we believe that Pakistan can do more to combat terrorism 12