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May 7, 2018 12:00 AM Puerto Rico’s Rodriguez wins IBF bantamweight title

LONDON: Puerto Rico’s Emmanuel Rodriguez won the vacant International Boxing Federation bantamweight title with a decisive 12-round points win over Britain’s Paul Butler at London’s O2 Arena on Saturday. Rodriguez achieved a unanimous victory after coming out on top on all three judges’ scorecards by convincing margins of 120-106, 120-106 and 118-108.Butler 4

May 5, 2018 12:00 AM Wapda record opening day wins

ISLAMABAD: Wapda carried the opening day’s initiative in the National Netball Championship that started at Hamidi Hall of the Pakistan Sports Complex here Friday. On the opening day, Wapda beat Gilgit 41-9 while in another match Wapda got the better of Islamabad 46-6.In day’s other matches, PAF proved too strong for Balochistan beating them 34-11. Punjab 4

May 3, 2018 3:35 PM Pakistani girl wins US State Department's Emerging Young Leaders Award

WASHINGTON: The US Department of State honoured 10 outstanding young leaders from around the world, including Dania Hassan of Pakistan in recognition of her efforts to promote positive social change in the education sector of the country, in a graceful ceremony on Wednesday. Dania Hassan, 18, after attending summer school at John’s Hopkins University 6

May 3, 2018 12:00 AM Returning Hewitt wins doubles opener

ESTORIL, Portugal: Former world number one Lleyton Hewitt combined perfectly with teenage talent Alex de Minaur on Tuesday as the one-off doubles pairing knocked the second seeds out in the opening round at the Estoril Open. The ad-hoc Australian combination overwhelmed South African Raven Klaasen and New Zealand’s Michael Venus, with the seeds exiting 4

April 29, 2018 12:00 AM PPP, ANP affiliated joint panel wins PHCBA polls

PESHAWAR: Senior lawyers Syed Abdul Fayaz was elected president and Yasir Khattak general secretary of the Peshawar High Court Bar Association (PHCBA) here on Saturday. Abdul Fayaz defeated his rival candidate Muhammad Isa Khan by a huge margin of 348 votes in the annual PHCBA elections for 2018. As per the results, Syed Abdul Fayaz won the office of president 8

April 29, 2018 12:00 AM Engro Foods wins Commonwealth Company of the Year Award

Karachi: Engro Foods from Pakistan has been awarded the Commonwealth Company of the Year Award from the Commonwealth Businesswomen’s Network. The award recognises a company that has had a significant impact on women’s economic empowerment in the organisation and the wider community. The Award was made during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 11

April 27, 2018 12:00 AM Dhoni smashes IPL sixes record

BANGALORE: MS Dhoni smashed the ball into the crowd seven times — including to seal the winning runs — in a match that racked up a record number of Indian Premier League (IPL) sixes as his Chennai Super Kings beat Royal Challengers Bangalore to go top of the table. Dhoni hit an unbeaten 34 ball 70 while opener Ambati Rayudu hit eight sixes in his 82 as Chennai 10

April 27, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan register big wins in Asian hockey qualifiers

KARACHI: Pakistan recorded two big wins on the second day of the Asian hockey qualifiers for the Youth Olympics in Bangkok. In the morning match, Pakistan brushed aside Singapore 5-0. Murtaza Yaqoob, grandson of Olympic silver medallist late Afzal Manna, scored a hat-trick. Chichawatni’s Hammad Anjum netted two goals. In the afternoon, Pakistan tore apart 21

April 27, 2018 12:00 AM World-ranked 1,426 takes China Open golf lead

BEIJING: China’s world-ranked 1,426 Jin Daxing grabbed a shock lead after the first round of the $3.2 million China Open on Thursday in just his eighth European Tour event. The 25-year-old fired a bogey-free eight-under-par 64 for a one-shot lead over England’s Matt Wallace and Nino Bertasio of Italy at Topwin Golf and Country Club in Beijing 11

April 25, 2018 12:00 AM Army, WAPDA, HEC continue winning streak

KARACHI: Army, WAPDA and Higher Education Commission (HEC) extended their winning streak when they recorded their second successive wins on the second day of the National Handball Championship at the Agriculture University, Faisalabad, on Tuesday. Army beat Police 55-14, WAPDA routed Punjab 49-15 and HEC overwhelmed Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 32-7 to maintain 9