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August 22, 2017 9:45 AM Ex-England captain Paul Collingwood possible candidate in World XI series

KARACHI/LAHORE: After the names of South African duo of Imran Tahir and Hashim Amla emerged earlier, former England captain Paul Collingwood is also tipped as a possible candidate for the World XI team, which is set to tour Pakistan next month for a series of three T20Is. “Paul Collingwood is in line to be the English representative in the World XI, coached 1

August 22, 2017 12:00 AM Eight Pakistanis among top 10 in Junior World Scrabble

KARACHI: Matthew O’Connor of the US was on top of the table on day two of the Junior World Scrabble Championship, underway in Nottingham, England. He was followed by eight Pakistan colts. O’Connor’s winning streak was broken by Abdullah Abbasi of Pakistan, but he was still in a commanding position at the end of day two, with 15 wins and a spread of 1798. According 3

August 21, 2017 12:00 AM In-form Chen, Marin target gold in Glasgow

GLASGOW: Chin’s Chen Long and Spain’s Carolina Marin are gunning for their fourth majors titles in a row here at the world badminton championships starting on Monday (today). Both stars turn up in Scotland after winning world singles titles and Olympic gold in Rio.Chen is only seeded fifth behind World No.1 Son Wan Ho, veteran Lee Chong Wei, Denmark’s 2

August 19, 2017 4:31 PM Essex allows Amir to attend PCB’s fitness tests

Sports11 seconds ago BY Staff Report English county Essex has confirmed that its overseas signing, Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Amir, has been allowed to travel back to Pakistan to attend fitness tests being conducted by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). In a statement, the county said that Amir has been released on the request of PCB and he will return 1

August 18, 2017 11:57 PM India and Pakistan in 2019 World Cup !!

Any match played by India-Pakistan cricket teams is treated as a world cup final match. The excitement and ecstasy is usually at peaks. Indian star player Suresh Raina dreams a India-Pakistan Final in 2019 world cup. He shared about his wish while speaking to media. Raina while sharing his dream last night says about his daughter ” “I am playing the 2019 World 3

August 18, 2017 10:09 AM Umar Akmal lashes out against Mickey on Twitter

The ousted 27-year-old Pakistani cricket player, Umar Akmal, has lashed out at Mickey Arthur on Twitter for deliberately failing him in a fitness test held in England. “I would seek apology from nation and Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) if Inzamam-ul-Haq and Mushtaq Ahmad swear upon Holy Quran that Mickey did not abuse me,” tweeted Umar. Keeping verbal 2

August 18, 2017 12:00 AM Cook, Root lead England recovery

BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom: The first day/night Test in England saw Alastair Cook and Joe Root in the familiar position of rebuilding the innings after the West Indies made early inroads at Edgbaston on Thursday. England were 108 for two at lunch on the first day of the series opener, with Cook exactly 50 not out and captain Root, who won the toss, 40 not out.Former 4

August 17, 2017 11:39 AM How to Watch the Total Solar Eclipse From Anywhere

Tune in here to see the full glory of totality no matter where you are. A total solar eclipse ends with the first rays of the sun reappearing while the solar corona is still prominently visible. In a few short days, record numbers of people will flock to a 70-mile-wide swath of the United States to witness an historic total solar eclipse. Millions more across 2

August 17, 2017 11:09 AM Pakistan's Malala 'excited' after winning place at Oxford University

BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai, the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize when she was 17, said on Thursday she was "excited" after winning a place to study at Oxford University. Yousafzai said she had been accepted at Oxford to study Politics, Philosophy, and Economics. She joined thousands of other 1

August 11, 2017 9:22 AM Australia’s John Hastings suffers foot injury

LONDON: Australia fast bowler John Hastings has sustained a stress fracture in his foot while playing for English county side Worces­tershire and will return home for treatment and rehabilitation. The 31-year-old, who played for Australia during the Champions Trophy team in June, suffered the injury during Worcestershire’s four-day County Cham­pionship 5