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May 22, 2018 12:00 AM Pak spikers lose to Kazakhstan

LAHORE: Pakistan volleyball team lost to Kazakhstan with a score of 3-1 sets in the ongoing FIVB World Challenger Cup Qualification Continental Tournament. Pakistan won the 1st set and lost 3 sets later. In the 1st set whole team combined very well and played strong technically. After the 1st set Kazakhstan changed game tactics by serving fast whereas

May 22, 2018 12:00 AM Iraq to host int’l soccer tourney in Nov

BAGHDAD: Iraq is to host a West Asia Football Federation championship in the southern city of Basra in November, the first international tournament to be staged in the country since the 1990s. Iraqi authorities late Sunday hailed WAFF’s invitation to host the tournament, following the decision in March of world football’s governing body FIFA to lift a three-decade

May 22, 2018 12:00 AM Iraq to host first international tournament since ‘90s

BAGHDAD: Iraq is to host a West Asia Football Federation championship in the southern city of Basra in November, the first international tournament to be staged in the country since the 1990s. Iraqi authorities late Sunday hailed WAFF’s invitation to host the tournament, following the decision in March of world football’s governing body FIFA to lift a three-decade

May 22, 2018 12:00 AM Britain’s Hughes wins 100m crown at Boston Games

NEW YORK: Britain’s Zharnel Hughes, disqualified from a Commonwealth Games 200m title last month, won the 100m crown at Sunday’s Boston Games athletics meet on a unique straight 200m downtown track. Reigning 100m world champion Tori Bowie of the United States and 2017 world 400m runner-up Steven Gardiner of Bahamas also won sprint crowns at the event

May 22, 2018 12:00 AM New world tour with massive prize money proposed

LONDON: A new global golf circuit is being planned, multiple sources have confirmed to Reuters, in what would be the biggest upheaval in the professional game in decades. To be named the World Golf Series, the circuit proposed by the British-based World Golf Group has been in the planning stages for more than a year.The group hopes to stage 15-to-20 yearly

May 22, 2018 12:00 AM ECB’s 100-ball plan ‘blatantly for TV’, says Swann

LONDON: The ECB’s proposed 100-ball format has been cooked up to fit the TV schedules, according to former England spinner Graeme Swann, and not because cricket doesn’t appeal to a younger audience, as chairman Colin Graves has said. “It will be exactly the same as T20 cricket if they get the world’s best players in it,” Swann said on ESPNcricinfo’s

May 22, 2018 12:00 AM Kishanganga project: Pak meeting with World Bank kicks off

WASHINGTON: The three-day water talks between the World Bank (WB) and Pakistan began here on Monday to discuss the Indian violations of the Indus Water Treaty. A four-member delegation led by Attorney General of Pakistan, Ashtar Ausaf reached the World Bank head office to apprise the Bank’s president about the country’s concerns over more than a dozen

May 22, 2018 12:00 AM MJSF recognised for charitable efforts by Danish Embassy

Karachi: The Mahvash and Jahangir Siddiqui Foundation (MJSF), a not-for-profit organization working in the fields of education, healthcare, disaster relief and sustainable social development has been recognized for its charitable efforts by the Royal Danish Embassy. To mark the occasion, a shield was presented to Ali Charanya, Chief Operating Officer

May 20, 2018 11:22 PM Funeral set for Pakistan’s Sabika in Texas

SANTA FE, United States: Hundreds of people are expected to attend the funeral Sunday in Texas of Sabika Sheikh, the young Pakistani exchange student killed in a mass shooting Friday at a high school, organizers told AFP. The somber ceremony is to take place at an Islamic center in the Texas town of Stafford, not far from Santa Fe High School, where 3

May 20, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan whip Chinese Taipei 3-0

ISLAMABAD: Spirited Pakistan blanked powerful Chinese Taipei 3-0 in FIVB World Volleyball Challenger Cup Qualification Continental Tournament under way in Almaty (Kazakhstan) Saturday. Pakistan beat 4rth ranked Asian team 25-22, 26-24, 25-19 to announce their presence in Asian circuit. Chinese Taipei defeated South Korea, Iran and Pakistan in the recently