Younis Khan may break Javed Miandad’s test record

Former Pakistan cricket captain Younis Khan is poised to surpass compatriot Javed Miandad as the team’s greatest Test match run scorer, but he refuses to be considered the equal of a man he describes as a ‘legend and an idol’.

The 37-year-old needs just 19 more runs in the three-Test series against England starting in . . . → Read More: Younis Khan may break Javed Miandad’s test record

Sartaj Aziz – No Pak – India cricket under current circumstances

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is awaiting a final response from their Indian counterparts on a series due to be played in December-January in United Arab Emirates.

Pakistan’s National Security Advisor Sartaj Aziz on Monday ruled out a potential cricket series against India, saying he saw no chance of a revival of ties between the . . . → Read More: Sartaj Aziz – No Pak – India cricket under current circumstances

Apology Vital for Admission of Pakistani players in League: Hockey India

As Hockey India League (HIL) prepares for the 2016 season, the president of the country’s national federation, Narendra Batra, said the tournament would be off-limits for Pakistani players until the Greenshirts apologise for their misconduct in the 2014 Champions Trophy in Bhubaneswar.

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Pakistan beats India by 43 runs in PDCT cricket tournament

Pakistan Disabled Cricket Team (PDCT) progressed to the final of the Five-nation ICRC International T20 Cricket Tournament by defeating arch-rivals India by 43 runs at the BKSP Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on Monday.

A four-wicket haul, including a hat-trick, by Fayyaz Ahmed ensured that PDCT lead the table with six points and book a place . . . → Read More: Pakistan beats India by 43 runs in PDCT cricket tournament

A Scary Path for Serena

How intimidating is it to stand on a court across from Serena Williams, one of the greatest tennis players in history?

Andrea Hlavackova, a doubles specialist from the Czech Republic, will tell you.

The first time she played Williams was in 2012, . . . → Read More: A Scary Path for Serena

Salman and Asif complete their suspension time

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced that Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif will be free to return to competitive action on September 2 after serving bans for involvement in spot-fixing. “Sanctions against Salman and Asif will expire at midnight on September 1, 2015 and that they will be eligible to return to . . . → Read More: Salman and Asif complete their suspension time

Can overcome Mayweather in a ‘No Rules’ Fight: R. Rousey

Ronda Rousey says she can take Floyd Mayweather in a “no-rules” fight.

In a Reddit AMA on Monday night, the UFC women’s bantamweight champion was asked if she could beat the boxer “in a ruleless fight.”

Her response (emphasis hers):

Floyd is one of the best boxers of all time. He would definitely beat me . . . → Read More: Can overcome Mayweather in a ‘No Rules’ Fight: R. Rousey

#GreenShirts: Shoaib and Sania’s party goes viral

The Pakistani cricket team decisively beat Sri Lanka in Colombo this Sunday, and latest Wimbledon champ Sania Mirza was right there to join in the celebrations!

She was in Colombo to support hubby and cricketer Shoaib Malik as he battled it out on the field.

After the Pakistan team’s win, Shoaib and Sania posted . . . → Read More: #GreenShirts: Shoaib and Sania’s party goes viral

Pakistan to face Indonesia in Davis Cup semi-finals

Pakistan face Indonesia in the semifinals of the Davis Cup Asia Oceania Group two tie at Jakarta hard courts on Tuesday (today).

Ace tennis player Aqeel Khan will be Pakistan’s main hope against Indonesia in the absence of the prolific Aisam-ul-Haq who is nursing an injured knee.

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Bangladesh beat SA to level series

Bangladesh thrashed South Africa by seven wickets in the second one-day international on Sunday to tie the three-match series at 1-1 after an inspired bowling performance saw the Proteas bundled out for 162, their lowest total against the hosts.

Teenage fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman and off-spinner Nasir Hossain picked up three wickets each as the . . . → Read More: Bangladesh beat SA to level series