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Australia’s Cummins, Hazlewood out of Pakistan Test tour

Australia’s Cummins, Hazlewood out of Pakistan Test tour

Australian fast bowlers Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood were on Thursday ruled out of the upcoming Test series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates as they continue to recover from injury. Both players missed the recent series against England due to their struggle to get over lumbar bone stress issues. Neither has played since […]

Sri Lanka’s Silva joins West Indies tour after funeral

Sri Lanka’s Silva joins West Indies tour after funeral

COLOMBO ;Sri Lanka allrounder Dhananjaya de Silva rejoined the national team touring the West Indies after attending his father’s funeral, officials said Monday. Ranjan de Silva, a local politician, was gunned down in a Colombo suburb 10 days ago on the eve of the team’s departure. “National player Dhananjaya De Silva left the country on […]

Ireland open to Pakistan tour if ‘stars align’

Ireland open to Pakistan tour if ‘stars align’

Ireland are open to touring Pakistan if “all the stars align,” the chief executive of men s Test cricket s newest nation has said.The Irish made their Test debut with a highly creditable five-wicket loss to Pakistan at Malahide Cricket Club, Dublin concluded Tuesday.After being made to follow-on, Ireland reduced Pakistan to 14 for three to give […]

PR ​French Tour operators invited to promote Pakistan as a preferred tourist destination

PR ​French Tour operators invited to promote Pakistan as a preferred tourist destination

Paris : Inauguration ceremony of the special Tourist Information Counter established at the Embassy of Pakistan, Paris to facilitate and encourage French tourists was held in Paris yesterday. A website titled “Decouvrez le Pakistan” to promote Pakistan tourism in the French language was also launched on the occasion. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony, the Ambassador of […]

Pakistan bat against Kent in tour opener

Pakistan bat against Kent in tour opener

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss and elected to bat against Kent in his side’s tour opener at Canterbury on Saturday. This match is Pakistan’s first of a tour of Britain and Ireland that features Ireland’s inaugural Test and a two-Test series against England. Pakistan’s line-up featured several established internationals in wicket-keeper Sarfraz batsmen […]

Pakistan and France enjoy warm relations in political, economic, defence and social sectors

Pakistan and France enjoy warm relations in political, economic, defence and social sectors

Paris, 24th April, 2018 The economic and public diplomacy initiatives launched by the Embassy of Pakistan to France are contributing towards strengthening of relations between Pakistan and France. This was stated by Ambassador of Pakistan to France Moin ul Haque while briefing the 19-member delegation of National Defense University (NDU) of Pakistan which called on him […]

15-member Women’s Team announced for Sri Lanka tour of ICC women’s championship

15-member Women’s Team announced for Sri Lanka tour of ICC women’s championship

By Asghar Ali Mubarak, Marcy, 4, 2018 Lahore-March 4, 2018:  The Women National Selection Committee headed by Jalaluddin has selected 15-member squad for Pakistan Women’s team tour to Sri Lanka to participate in the ICC Women’s Championship Round 2. Pakistan Women’s team will feature in 3 ODIs and 3 T20I matches against Sri Lanka Women’s team […]

Tayyab aslam wins final of Malaysian tour

Tayyab aslam wins final of Malaysian tour

By; Asghar Ali Mubarak, March, 4, 2018 Islamabad; Tayyab aslam brought laurels to the country by winning Malaysian tour title at Kuala Lumpur. Tayyab Aslam won the coveted trophy by defeating Malaysian Mohammadd Shafyq Kamal three games to one. Tayyab won the first game 11/6,; however he lost the second game with the game score […]

Islam critic Hirsi Ali cancels Australia tour over security fears

Islam critic Hirsi Ali cancels Australia tour over security fears

Ayaan Hirsi Ali. PHOTO: AFP By: AFP SYDNEY: Ayaan Hirsi Ali, the Somali-born women’s advocate and leading critic of Islam, on Monday cancelled a tour of Australia and New Zealand at the last minute citing security concerns. She was due to appear on an Australian Broadcasting Corporation current affairs panel show on Monday evening before speaking […]

BCB turns down PCB’s invitation to tour Pakistan

BCB turns down PCB’s invitation to tour Pakistan

AGENCIES UPDATED ABOUT 2 HOURS AGO  DHAKA: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has turned down an invitation from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for a tour before July this year. In an attempt to bring international cricket back to the country, the PCB had invited Bangladesh for a two-­match T20 series to take place later this […]

Top international wrestlers to tour Pakistan for bouts

Top international wrestlers to tour Pakistan for bouts

Top international wrestlers to tour Pakistan for bouts KARACHI: Some of world’s top wrestlers will be seen in action in international bouts to be held in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad during May this year, a spokesman of Pakistan Wrestling Entertainment disclosed on Monday. “We are planning to hold bouts in three major cities involving around […]