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  • Karachi Whites thrash ZTBL, Rawalpindi down PTV

    September 20, 2018 12:00 AM 7

    KARACHI: Anwar Ali took five wickets as Karachi Whites thrashed ZTBL by an innings and 79 runs in their Quaid-e-Azam Trophy match here at National Stadium on Wednesday. ZTBL, who had conceded 264 runs lead, were bowled out for 175 in their second innings. ZTBL scored 207 in their first innings, in response to which Karachi Whites piled up 461. Rawalpindi

  • Stokes, Hales picked for England ODI series against SL

    September 20, 2018 12:00 AM 7

    LONDON: Ben Stokes and Alex Hales were named in England’s one-day squad to tour Sri Lanka on Wednesday despite being charged with bringing cricket into disrepute. The pair face a disciplinary panel hearing in London in December following a brawl outside a nightclub in the southwestern city of Bristol in September 2017.Stokes, 27, was last month cleared

  • Durham fall for their two record lowest scores in one day

    September 20, 2018 12:00 AM 8

    LONDON: Durham were bowled out for their two lowest scores in first-class cricket on Wednesday as they collapsed to a humiliating defeat against Leicestershire. Pakistan seamer Mohammad Abbas ran riot at the County Ground, taking five for 43 in Durham’s first-innings total of 61 and five for 29 in their second-innings tally of 66.It took only two sessions

  • JS Bank Organizes Unity Through Football Tournament

    September 19, 2018 12:00 AM 5

    Karachi: To promote unity and encourage football in Pakistan, JS Bank, one of Pakistan’s leading and fastest growing banks held the Aik Awam Cup 2018. An annual football tournament which commenced on Defence Day i.e. 6th September, the event aimed to bring together communities through the medium of sports and celebrate our biggest national asset i.e. our Unity

  • Tayyab moves into HKFC International’s second round

    September 19, 2018 12:00 AM 3

    KARACHI: Pakistan’s top squash player Tayyab Aslam moved into the second round of the $28,000 HKFC International at Hong Kong Football Club, Happy Valley, Hong Kong. Tayyab defeated Robert Downer of England 11-8, 11-8, 7-11, 8-11, 11-6 in 62 minutes in the first round on Tuesday. He will face seventh seed George Parker of England in the second round

  • Struggling Schalke accused of ‘selling future’

    September 19, 2018 12:00 AM 3

    BERLIN: Schalke, who return to the Champions League on Tuesday after a four-year hiatus, have been accused of “selling their future” for allowing three rising stars to leave. The Royal Blues, who finished second in the German league last season, host Porto in Gelsenkirchen in their Group D opener, but are struggling after losing their first three Bundesliga

  • Infantino has doubts about La Liga match in Miami

    September 19, 2018 12:00 AM 4

    BARCELONA: FIFA president Gianni Infantino has expressed concern about La Liga’s proposal to stage a fixture between Girona and Barcelona in the United States. The two clubs have each approved a request submitted to the Spanish Football Federation for the match to be played at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami on January 26. It was originally scheduled

  • SNGPL, WAPDA, KRL register victories

    September 19, 2018 12:00 AM 3

    KARACHI: SNGPL defeated Islamabad by an innings and 307 runs at Diamond Ground, Islamabad, in their Quaid-e-Azam Trophy match on Tuesday. Islamabad, who had conceded 483 runs lead, managed only 176 for nine (one of their batsman was absent hurt) in their second innings. Islamabad scored 108 in their first innings. SNGPL responded with 591 for four. At LCCA Ground

  • Brighton’s Murray makes Saints pay the penalty

    September 19, 2018 12:00 AM 2

    SOUTHAMPTON: Glenn Murray proved a thorn in Southampton’s side yet again as Brighton came from two goals down to earn a 2-2 draw away to their south coast rivals in the Premier League on Monday. Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg gave Saints the lead at St Mary’s with a stunning long-range effort 10 minutes before half-time.And they made it 2-0 midway through the second

  • Ruffled Azarenka in last 16

    September 19, 2018 12:00 AM 2

    TOKYO: Former world number one Victoria Azarenka fought the gremlins to beat Japan’s Kurumi Nara 6-4, 7-5 and reach the last 16 of the Pan Pacific Open on Tuesday. The Belarusian, who has tumbled down the rankings following a messy custody battle over baby Leo, ironed out the glitches just in time with Nara threatening to force a deciding set in Tokyo