Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «players»

July 20, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan to compete in Asian Rugby Sevens next month

KARACHI: Pakistan rugby sevens national team will leave for Singapore on August 3 to compete in Asian Rugby Sevens Trophy, which will begin from August 4. Apart from hosts Singapore and Pakistan, there will be teams of Thailand, the UAE, Iran, Jordan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Kazakhstan, Brunei, Indonesia, Laos and Uzbekistan. Pakistan have been placed in Group

July 20, 2018 12:00 AM Canada target Costa Rica in CONCACAF race to 2022

TORONTO: Canada have Costa Rica in their crosshairs as they begin their drive towards the 2022 World Cup but coach John Herdman says that with the right preparation they should eventually target regional heavyweights Mexico and the United States. With the buzz from the Russia World Cup still in the air, Canada was out of the starting blocks quickly by unveiling

July 20, 2018 12:00 AM Pak players out of World Junior Individual Squash

KARACHI: Pakistan’s journey in the World Junior Individual Squash Championships came to an end when Abbas Zeb and Haris Qasim lost in Chennai, India, on Thursday. Columbia’s Matias Knudsen defeated Abbas 4-11, 11-9, 11-4, 11-3 and Leonel Cardenas of Mexico beat Haris 11-5, 11-6, 11-1 in the third round.“I watched the matches and it was clearly a disappointment

July 20, 2018 12:00 AM Need to reform private equity market rules discussed

KARACHI: Industry leaders have advocated the need to reform private equity market regulations in Pakistan and agreed to further liberalise the regulations at a roundtable organised by USAID’s Financial Market Development (FMD) in collaboration with the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP). The roundtable, attended by chief executive

July 19, 2018 12:00 AM Asim, Tayyab crash out of Malaysian Open

KARACHI: Pakistan’s top squash players Asim Khan and Tayyab Aslam crashed out of the $35,000 Malaysian Open at Bukit Jalil National Squash Centre, Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday. Mohd Syafiq Kamal of Malaysia defeated Asim 8-11, 11-7, 11-7, 11-6 in 50 minutes and Victor Crouin of France overpowered Tayyab 4-11, 11-7, 11-9, 12-14, 11-7 in 76 minutes in the qualifying

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM Three Pak players to join team in Bahrain today

KARACHI: Three Pakistan players who could not proceed with the team to Bahrain on Tuesday because of visas issue would now fly out of Lahore for Manama on Wednesday (today), an official of Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) said. “Zain-ul-Abdeen, Abdul Basit and Murtaza Hussain will leave for Bahrain tomorrow. They have got visas,” the official told ‘The News’

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM Seven Pak players in Korea, Japan junior events

KARACHI: A group of seven junior squash players of Pakistan will participate in Korea Junior Open and Japan Junior Open this month. Korea Junior Open (AJSS Silver Event) is scheduled in Seoul, South Korea, from July 20-23. Owais Rasheed is top seed in under-19 category in this event and will play against Suk Jin Kim of South Korea in his first match

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan football squad off to Bahrain

LAHORE: Pakistan football squad flew to Bahrain on Tuesday for a series of practice matches scheduled before the Asian Games and SAFF Cup. Players who departed from Lahore included Waseem Asghar, Adeel Ali, Yousuf Ahmed, Mohsin Ali, M Sohail, Arsalan Ali, M Umair, Ali Khan, M Riaz, Ahsanullah, Mehdi Hassan, Shehbaz Younus, M Usman, Sadullah, Faisal Iqbal

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM National squash trials for deaf from 23rd

LAHORE: The Pakistan Deaf Squash Association (PDSA) will hold trials for the selection of national team on July 23 and 24 here at the Punjab Squash Complex. The trials of deaf players from across the country are being held on the direction of Pakistan Squash Federation. The selected players will be participating in the 9th World Deaf Squash Championship

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM Abu Akif takes over as new PTF secretary

ISLAMABAD: Abu Akif, Secretary Cabinet Division, has taken over as the secretary Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF). The President PTF, Salim Saifullah Khan confirmed to The News Tuesday that Abu Akif would be the new secretary federation. “I am delighted to announce that Abu Akif, Secretary Cabinet Division, Federal Government of Pakistan, has very kindly