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Amir Khan to make a comeback in UK against Canada’s Phil Lo Greco

Web Desk: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan returns to the ring tonight to take on Canada's Phil Lo Greco, for his first fight in the UK in five years. The victory could line up a big domestic battle with Brook. The 31-year-old added: "Fighters like Joshua out there give you that inspiration to come out and do well and sell out...

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Aleem Dar expresses gratitude to Pakistan after making world record in int’l cricket

Web Desk: Pakistan's Aleem Dar who recently become the first umpire in cricketing history to supervise 350 international matches has thanked nation for their support and immense love. In a video message, the three-time ICC umpire of the year winner said, “I thank Allah for completing 350 international games, which is a world record.” Umpire Aleem dar views on completing...

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DG ISPR thanks PCB for arranging a deserving opportunity to FATA youth

RAWALPINDI: Director-General of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor on Saturday appreciated the talent hunt programme conducted by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) in North Waziristan Agency for the youth of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). DG ISPR in his tweet mentioned that: "This is another indicator of peace. Normalcy returning. The vibrant youth of NWA going...

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Fourteen killed in Canadian hockey team bus crash: media

A bus carrying a group of Canadian junior hockey players collided on Friday with a semi-trailer on a rural highway in Saskatchewan, killing 14 people, Canadian media reported citing police. Fourteen more were injured -- including three critically -- in the accident involving the Humboldt Broncos team bus, which was heading north for a Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League playoff game...

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Common Wealth Game: Pakistan pulls victory from India, after being 2-0 in the first half

Pakistan drew the game 2-2 against India as the traditional arch rivals took on one during  the  hockey match  2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. Dilpreet Singh and Harmanpreet Singh scored for India at half-time. In the third quarter, Irfan Jr scored for Pakistan. On the other hand, Pakistan’s dismantling start at the Commonwealth games continues as the Pakistani badminton team...

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Uzbek Denis beats injured Aisam-ul-Haq in Davis Cup match

ISLAMABAD: Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi, star Tennis player of Pakistan, has retired hurt in the first match of Davis Cup Asia/Oceanic tie against Uzbekistan on Friday. Aisam injured his right thumb in the second set of the match against Uzbekistan's against Denis Istomin, trailing 7-6, 4-1 before the game was called to a halt. The match was forfeited in favor of Uzbekistan...

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MMA superstar McGregor surrenders to New York police, report

Conor McGregor has turned himself into US police Thursday night following an incident where he allegedly attacked a shuttle bus loaded with fellow mixed martial arts fighters who were attending a New York media event. The 29-year-old McGregor surrendered to the 78th Precinct station but there was no immediate indication whether charges had been filed, the New York Post reported....

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Finally PCB calls Fawad Alam for fitness, skill camps ahead of England tour

Web desk: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have called all central contract players, including Pakistan’s Mr. Consistent of domestic as well as international cricket Fawad Alam for fitness and skill camps ahead of the England tour. The fitness camp and testing will take place on April 9 and 10, while the skill camp begins on April 11 and runs till April...

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Weightlifter Talha grabs first bronze medal for Pakistan in Commonwealth Games

Web desk: Pakistan's weightlifter Talha Talib won the first bronze medal for country in 62 kilogram category in the Commonwealth Games in Australia on Thursday. Talha also established a new record at the Commonwealth Games by lifting 132kg in snatch. Malaysia's Muhamad Aznl Bidin grabbed gold medal while Papua New Guinea's More Baru won the silver medal in the category....

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Umtiti declares love for Barca after Roma rout

Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti says he grabbed the badge on his shirt during Wednesday's Champions League win over Roma to demonstrate his commitment to the club. Umtiti celebrated Barca's second goal at the Camp Nou by pulling at his badge and pointing to it after his shot had cannoned in off the post and then Roma's Kostas Manolas. The 24-year-old's...

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Babar Azam claims top position in T20I batsman rankings, Shadab 2nd-ranked bowler

Web Desk: Another achievement for Pakistan as top seed Babar Azam has reclaimed the number-one batting ranking while spin sensation Shadab Khan has vaulted into second position for the first time in his career in the latest ICC T20I Player Rankings. Babar, who captained Pakistan in the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2012, was in stellar form when he scored...

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Pakistan invites England cricket team to tour country after 13 years

Pakistan has invited the England cricket team to tour the country for the first time since 2005, after a successful visit by the West Indies amid improved security boosted hopes of an international revival. A visit by a major Test-playing nation such as England would be hugely significant, in terms of both cricket as well as Pakistan s wider security...

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S. Afridi tweet in favor of Kashmiris angers Indian Media

On Tuesday, the Cricket Icon, former Star all rounder Shahid Khan Afridi has tweeted against the Indian aggression  in Occupied Kashmir, remarking it "appalling" and seeking the United Nations to take actions against the brutalities. To this Indian Media responded with utmost disrespect calling Afridi a "Terror apologist". But Afridi was joined by Directer General of Inter Service Public Relations ...

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Ronaldo’s outrageous bicycle kick caps emphatic Real win

TURIN: Cristiano Ronaldo scored with a bicycle kick which was outrageous even by his standards to lead Real Madrid to an emphatic 3-0 win away to Juventus in their Champions League quarter-final, first leg on Tuesday. With his back to goal, Ronaldo launched himself into the air to meet Dani Carvajal’s chipped ball and produced a perfectly-executed bicycle shot which...

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Pakistan retains the number 1 Spot in T 20, ‘Green Washes’ W.Indies in all three games

KARACHI: Pakistan has 'Green Washed' the West Indies Cricket team, as the green shirts graced to victory over the latter side by 3-0 in all the 3 T 20 Matches  played in Karachi National Stadium. Pakistan chased down the target set by West Indies in 16.5 overs, defeating the latter by 8 wickets. Fakhar Zaman quick 40 runs made a...

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3rd T 20: Pakistan to chase target of 154 runs set by West Indies to ‘Green Wash’ the Caribbean side

KARACHI: West Indies have set the target of 154 runs for Pakistan to chase down and claim the by series 3-0, a clean sweep or precise a 'Green Wash'. Earlier batting first, after winning the toss, the W. Indies look more consolidated  after Windies opener Chadwick Walton departed on a duck on the very first ball of Muhammad Nawaz's over as he...

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3rd T 20: W. Indies won the toss, elected to bat first against Pakistan

KARACHI: West Indies have won the toss and decided to bat first against Pakistan in third and final T 20 Match, as Pakistan has already sealed the series with the decisive 2-0 lead, eyeing for the clean sweep. Pakistan made two changes in its squad as Shaheen Shah Afridi and Usman Shinwari have made their place in the final-playing 11...

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