Monday, 22 October 2018

Tag Archives: Pakistan

Champions Trophy – Pakistan looking to maintain record vs India

BIRMINGHAM: His side comes into the tournament eighth in the ICC ODI Team Rankings, but Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed is confident of making the most of having nothing to lose in this summer’s ICC Champions Trophy. Pakistan has yet to lift this particular trophy, but comes to England with a ...

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Umar Akmal back in spotlight with his off-field antics

KARACHI: Just a day after Umar Akmal was declared unfit and was dropped from the national cricket team, a clip of him dancing with a female companion has proved that he may not be fit to play cricket, but he is in the perfect physical form to have a dance. ...

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PWE: Badshah Khan wins Royal Rumble in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: After Karachi and Lahore, Pro Wrestling Entertainment Pakistan moved to Islamabad for its final show, and Pakistan’s Badshah Pehalwan Khan emerged victorious in the Royal Rumble match. The event was held at Liaqat Gymnasium, Pakistan Sports Complex, and Badshah Khan brushed aside all his international opponents to win the ...

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Prince Philip’s contribution to UK-Pakistan ties acknowledged

LONDON: Speakers at a dinner hosted on Thursday said that close cooperation between Pakistan and the United Kingdom was playing an important role for promotion of peace and development. At the lavish dinner, the UK-Pakistani Society thanked Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, for 63 years of his service as ...

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CHAMPIONS TROPHY: Amir aims to perform well against India

BIRMINGHAM: Fast bowler Mohammad Amir said on Monday that whichever team manages to handle pressure well in the Champions Trophy match between India and Pakistan will win the game. He said: “I bowled long spells in the West Indies tour. I am getting back my swing and my line and ...

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Umar Akmal to return from England

LONDON: Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal has been asked to return from England after he failed two fitness tests in two days, ahead of the Champions Trophy next month. The selectors are considering Umar Amin and Haris Sohail as replacements. “He has failed two fitness tests during the ongoing camp there ...

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Sophie Ch eager to work with Fawad Khan, Ali Zafar

MUMBAI: Since the strained Indo-Pak relationship last year, the neighbouring countries have been reluctant about harbouring talent from the other side of the border. So much so that the ban on Pakistani artists in India has not been lifted even after Pakistan removed its self-imposed ban on Indian films. In such ...

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Shahid Afridi back at Hampshire

LONDON: Star all-rounder Shahid Afridi is to return for a third spell with Hampshire after signing to take part in this season’s English Twenty20 Blast, the south coast club announced Thursday. Boom Boom for his aggressive big-hitting, the 37-year-old is also a highly effective leg-spinner in cricket’s shortest format, with ...

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Few things you should know about ICJ decision on Jadhav

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) announced its decision in relation to India’s Request for the Indication of Provisional Measures in connection with Kulbhushan Jadhav’s case (the “decision”) on May 18, 2017. The 15 page decision has been met with strong reactions in both countries. Unfortunately, the debate on electronic ...

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India will have edge over Pakistan in Champions Trophy: Gayle

LONDON: Chris Gayle said that India will have the edge when they take on arch-rivals Pakistan in a much anticipated upcoming Champions Trophy group match. The 37-year-old made it clear that both India and Pakistan are his favourites for winning the eight-nation tournament which starts from June 1 in England ...

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