Sunday, April 20, 2014
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It is getting tough for bowlers in limited-overs cricket: Saeed

KARACHI: Saeed Ajmal, widely regarded as the world’s best off-spinner, says that life is becoming increasingly...

Moores returns as England coach

LONDON: Peter Moores was named England coach for the second time on Saturday as the cricket board continued its...

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No way back for Pietersen, says ECB chief

LONDON: Kevin Pietersen’s hopes of reviving his international career appeared to end on Saturday when England and...

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‘ECB annoyance made PCB give Rashid cold shoulder’

LAHORE: Strong pressure from the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to keep banned Test leg-spinner Danish ...

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Waqar, Moin favourite to take over as head coach, chief selector

LAHORE: Former Test captain and fast bowling legend Waqar Younis is being tipped to take over as new head coach of...

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Olympians reject PHF polls, vow to continue struggle

KARACHI: A group of former Olympians and internationals led by ‘flying horse’ Samiullah on Saturday refused to...

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Spurs halt Fulham charge

LONDON: Fulham squandered an opportunity to escape the Premier League relegation zone on Saturday after going down...

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Crucial BCCI meeting today on IPL corruption case

MUMBAI: The Indian cricket board’s all-powerful working committee is to meet in Mumbai on Sunday afternoon at its...

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Hanif Mohammad hospitalised again

KARACHI: Legendary Test batsman Little Master Hanif Mohammad has been admitted in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of...

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analysis: Is Messi saving himself for the World Cup?

FOR the last week, Lionel Messi has been missing for Barcelona.In the Champions League quarter-final exit to ...

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Federer downs Djokovic to set up Wawrinka final

MONACO: Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka will play the first all-Swiss final since 2000 as both won...

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Injury won’t keep me away from World Cup, says Neymar

RIO JANEIRO: Brazilian football star Neymar said on Friday he would be well enough to play in the World Cup in June...

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Ronaldo back in training before Bayern clash

MADRID: Real Madrid top-scorer Cristiano Ronaldo returned to training with his team-mates on Friday as he battles to...

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Hamilton storms to record pole in Shanghai

SHANGHAI: Lewis Hamilton will line up on pole position for Sunday’s Chinese Formula One Grand Prix after holding...

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Nofil storms into Essa Lab Open quarters

KARACHI: Top seed and former Asian under-14 No 1 Nofil Kaleem sent Ebad Sarwar packing to storm into under-16 ...

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Punjab dominate softball championship

RAWALPINDI: On the second day of the 11th National Women Softball Championship, being played at the Rawalpindi...

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Pakistan snooker squad to compete in Asian event

KARACHI: Pakistan snooker team comprising three cueists and an official will fly to Dubai on way to Fujairah on...

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World Cup ticketing centres open

RIO DE JANEIRO: World Cup ticketing centres opened in Brazil on Friday allowing fans who have managed to purchase...

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Hamza stars in Afghanistan victory

KARACHI: Left-arm spinner Hamza Hotak starred with a four-wicket haul as Afghanistan defeated Liaquatabad Eaglets ...

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Sindh beat Punjab to win provincial netball

ISLAMABAD: Sindh overcame a stiff challenge from Punjab to win the National Inter-provincial Netball Championship...

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Five races scheduled at KRC

KARACHI: A mediocre five-race card awaits racegoers in the Gymkhana race meeting which takes place at the Karachi...

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Phelps to compete in three events

MESA: Michael Phelps is entered in three events at his first swimming meet since he retired after the 2012 London...

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Kainat slams fine century

KARACHI: Talented Kainat Imtiaz struck a brilliant century to help Omar Associates Women outplay Hyderabad by 111 in...

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Eight races in Lahore today

LAHORE: The Lahore Race Club has dished out an eight-race card for the 34th Lahore Winter Meeting to be held at the...

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