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September 26, 2018 12:00 AM Seven foreign players in ATF 14 & Under tennis events

KARACHI: Seven foreign boys and girls are coming to Pakistan to play NEMOZ ATF 14 & Under Super Series Tennis Championship (Leg1 and Leg 2) to be held in Karachi next month. According to the entry list, Arav Hada and Paranav Manandhar from Nepal and Mustafa Dustov of Uzbekistan have entered their names in the main draw of boys’ category of the Leg 1. Howard

September 26, 2018 12:00 AM Top professionals eye glory in UMA-CNS Open

KARACHI: Pakistan’s leading golfers would be featuring in the local edition of the UMA-CNS Open Golf Championship which tees off here at the Karachi Golf Club from September 27. Regarded as Pakistan’s richest golf tournament, this year’s UMA-CNS Open is being played in two phases with the first one featuring national golfers and serving as qualifying

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Holding Asian-level shooting event impossible for now’

KARACHI: National Rifle Association of Pakistan (NRAP) has been asked by its president to organise an Asian-level shooting event in Pakistan. Ghazanfar Abbas of NRAP recently stated that their president Zafar Mehmood Abbasi had directed them to try to organise an Asian-level event in Pakistan. “I think organising an Asian-level shooting event in Pakistan

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM SSB sponsors two development series tennis tournaments

KARACHI: Sindh Sports Board (SSB) has sponsored two development series tennis tournaments to be held in Karachi and Larkana. SSB Development Series Ranking Tennis Championship will be organised at Union Club by Karachi Tennis Association (KTA) from September 29 to October 5. The events to be contested are men’s singles, ladies singles, juniors 17 singles 1

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM Woods takes three-shot lead at Tour Championship

ATLANTA, Georgia: Tiger Woods is one round away from ending his five-year victory drought after storming into a three-shot lead on day three of the Tour Championship here Saturday. Woods, 42 looked in a class of his own as he carded a five-under-par 65 to leave himself on 12 under for the tournament at Atlanta’s East Lake Golf Club.After an opening birdie 1

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM Alcohol responsible for one in 20 deaths worldwide: WHO

GENEVA: Alcohol kills three million people worldwide each year — more than AIDS, violence and road accidents combined, the World Health Organization said Friday, adding that men are particularly at risk. The UN health agency’s latest report on alcohol and health pointed out that alcohol causes more than one in 20 deaths globally each year, including 1

September 20, 2018 12:00 AM Hashoo Foundation, GB-DMA sign deal

KARACHI: The Hashoo Foundation and Gilgit-Baltistan Disaster Management Authority (GB-DMA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU), a statement said. Under the MoU, Hashoo Foundation would facilitate in the capacity building of the latter in different aspects of environment, climate compatible development, and disaster risk reduction and disaster 8

September 19, 2018 7:38 AM Asia Cup 2018: Pakistan favourite to win against India, says Sunil Gavaskar

NEW DELHI: Indian cricket great Sunil Gavaskar picked Pakistan as favourites in Virat Kohli’s absence on Wednesday ahead of their Asia Cup group stage clash in Dubai. The last time the two arch-rivals played what is always an emotionally charged fixture -- the final of the Champions Trophy last year -- Pakistan thrashed India by 180 runs. On Tuesday 3

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM PTF Council includes female duo to promote tennis among women

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) General Council that met in Islamabad Saturday has decided to include two female council members for the uplift of women tennis in the country. The meeting that was chaired by Salim Saifullah Khan, President PTF, has approved names of Maj-Gen Shahida Badshah (retd) and Mrs. Mahwish Chishti as the council members 3

September 13, 2018 12:00 AM NSA to organise first beach softball festival next month

KARACHI: National Softball Academy (NSA) Chairperson Tehmina Asif has said that NSA would organise the first-ever beach softball festival next month in Karachi in collaboration with Softball Federation of Pakistan (SFP). Tehmina said that players from Sindh who recently performed well in Defense Day Women Softball Championship in Khairpur would also be invited