Cricket

Pakistan will continue to play its role to promote Cricket in France

Pakistan will continue to play its role to promote Cricket in France

Pakistan will continue to play a proactive role to promote game of Cricket in France with a view to further strengthen the existing friendly relations between peoples of the Pakistan and France. This was stated by the Ambassador of Pakistan to France Mr. Moin ul Haque while addressing a large gathering of the cricket fans […]

Pak-India cricket series not possible in current scenario: Indian Home Ministry

Pak-India cricket series not possible in current scenario: Indian Home Ministry

By: Web Desk NEW DELHI: The Indian Minister of State for Home, Hansraj Ahir, has responded to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) letter seeking permission for cricket series with Pakistan at a neutral venue, saying that cricket ties with the neighbouring country are not likely to resume any time soon. According to […]

US drone strike kills militant behind attack on Sri Lankan cricket team

US drone strike kills militant behind attack on Sri Lankan cricket team

US drone strike kills militant behind attack on Sri Lankan cricket team A militant wanted for involvement in attacks on GHQ and Sri Lankan cricket team was killed in a US drone strike in Barmal District of Paktika province in Afghanistan, sources said on Monday. Qari Yaseen was said to be involved in the attack against Sri […]

Stadium stories: Famous Pakistan cricket grounds

Stadium stories: Famous Pakistan cricket grounds

Stadium stories: Famous Pakistan cricket grounds Gaddafi Stadium City: Lahore (Punjab) Constructed: 1959 First Test Match: 1959 (Pakistan vs. Australia) Original Name: Lahore Stadium. Changed to Gaddafi Stadium in 1974. Seating Capacity: 27,000 Home Ground of Lahore Qalandars; Lahore Eagles; Lahore Lions. Lahore: The cultural centre of the country. (Pic: Dody Baba) • The headquarters […]

Cricket ready for new set of rules

Cricket ready for new set of rules

Cricket ready for new set of rules Bat size rule introduced to assure balance between bat and ball. PHOTO: AFP LONDON: Cricket’s law-makers are to limit bat-sizes and introduce sendings-off among a new batch of rules which will take effect this year, they said. Bats will be measured with a “bat gauge” to make sure they […]

International cricket returns to Pakistan

International cricket returns to Pakistan

International cricket returns to Pakistan PHOTO: AFP Fresh from hosting the Pakistan Super League final, there is more good news for Pakistan cricket as the International Cricket Council (ICC) is considering sending a World XI side to Lahore to play a four-match T20 series in September. The series, which will be another giant leap towards […]

PCB to invite cricket greats to discuss ways to improve team performance

PCB to invite cricket greats to discuss ways to improve team performance

Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board has decided to invite former and current cricketers, including cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan, for a round table discussion on different issues related to Pakistan cricket. “Chairman PCB Shaharyar M. Khan has decided to hold a round table conference of current and former test players in Lahore on March 6 and 7, […]

Pakistan blind cricket team beat India by 7 wickets

Pakistan blind cricket team beat India by 7 wickets

NEW DELHI: Pakistan’s visually impaired cricketers have continued their unbeaten run in T20 blind world cup by brushing India aside by seven wickets in New Delhi. India, after electing to bat first, scored 204 runs for the loss of five wickets in the allocated 20 overs with Prakash scoring 90 runs of 56 deliveries. Prakash […]

‘Teach us cricket, we’ll teach you football’ – Brazilian coach Sanchez’s offer to Younis

‘Teach us cricket, we’ll teach you football’ – Brazilian coach Sanchez’s offer to Younis

KARACHI: Pakistan batsman Younis Khan on Friday met Brazilian football coach Romildo Sanchez, who is in Karachi to train young Pakistani footballers for a few days. The veteran batsman, after warmly greeting the coach, shared his love and passion for football and requested Sanchez to promote the sport in Pakistan. “We play football here, we […]

Pakistan cricket team arrive in Melbourne for second ODI

Pakistan cricket team arrive in Melbourne for second ODI

MELBOURNE (Yes News) – Pakistan Cricket Team have arrived in Melbourne Saturday for the second one-day international (ODI) match against Australia. Pakistan are scheduled to play a total of five ODIs against the hosts. The match will be played at Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on January 15 at 14:20 Local Time (08:20 AM PST). Earlier, […]

Paris University Club Won Jinnah Championship Cricket Trophy

Paris University Club Won Jinnah Championship Cricket Trophy

Paris, 25th September, 2016. Paris University Club won the second edition of Jinnah Champions Trophy final after beating Dreux Cricket Club by scoring 243 runs against 216 runs in a closely contested match held today at the Cricket Stadium of Dreux, a small town outside Paris. Jinnah Champions trophy jointly organized by the Embassy of […]