Yasir Shah smashes 82-year-old record

ABU DHABI: Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah became the fastest cricketer to take 200 Test wickets on Thursday, breaking an 82-year-old record and putting Pakistan within sight of a series win in the third and final Test against New Zealand. The 32-year-old trapped nightwatchman Will Somerville leg before for four — his second wicket of New […]

PM Imran invites FIFA President Infantino to visit Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday invited the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) President Gianni Infantino to visit Pakistan. According to the details, PM Imran extended invitation to FIFA president in an effort to revive football and sports activities in the country. Earlier in the day, Malik Amir Dogar, member Punjab Football Council, […]

Pakistan sniff win as Yasir Shah spin destroys New Zealand

DUBAI: Leg-spinner Yasir Shah wrecked New Zealand with a career best eight wicket haul as Pakistan sniffed victory on the third day of the second Test in Dubai on Monday. The 32-year-old grabbed 8-41 in 12.3 overs which annihilated New Zealand to 90 all out in just 35.3 overs before taking two more wickets as […]

PSL 4 draft ceremony to be held in Islamabad today

ISLAMABAD: Players’ draft for the fourth edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL) draft is set to be held at a local hotel in Islamabad on Tuesday (today), ARY News reported. A total of 663 foreign and local players are part of the Diamond, Gold, Silver and Emerging rosters of the Pakistan Super League player draft. […]

Salman Iqbal speaks to ARY News about Brave 17 MMA

KARACHI: Chairman Brave Pakistan Salman Iqbal on Wednesday termed the participation of six Pakistani fighters in first-ever international mixed martial arts (MMA) event Brave 17 “a good omen for future of sports in Pakistan”. Speaking exclusively to ARY News, President and CEO ARY Digital Network Salman Iqbal said that he will continue to work for promotion […]

World Cup winning captain Arjuna Ranatunga arrested in Sri Lanka crisis

COLOMBO: Police arrested Sri Lanka’s petroleum minister Arjuna Ranatunga Monday, a day after a man was killed when bodyguards opened fire to rescue him from a group loyal to the country’s president, officials said. Arjuna Ranatunga, captain of Sri Lanka’s 1996 cricket World Cup winning side and an ally of ousted prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, […]

Ten-wicket Abbas destroys Australia for Pakistan’s series win

ABU DHABI: Medium pacer Mohammad Abbas took his maiden ten-wicket haul in a match to fire Pakistan to a 373-run win over Australia in the second Test in Abu Dhabi on Friday. Abbas followed his 5-33 in the first innings with figures of 5-62 to wreck Australia for 164. The victory, after Australia were set […]

Chairperson of T10 League’s title sponsor arrested in Hyderabad

HYDERABAD: Indian police have arrested Nowhera Shaikh, the Director of Heera Group of companies- engaged in mobilising investments through gold schemes- for allegedly cheating depositors, ARY News reported on Tuesday. Nowhera Shaikh, a key sponsor of T10 League and head of 15 different group companies, including Heera Gold, was arrested Monday in New Delhi and […]

Hamza should wait for more revelations regarding Sharif family’s corrupt practices: Aleem Khan

LAHORE: Senior Minister Punjab Abdul Aleem Khan on Wednesday strongly criticized Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) for protesting outside Punjab Assembly against Shehbaz Sharif’s arrest, ARY News reported. Speaking to media, Aleem Khan said that it is ridiculous to agitate for Shehbaz’s case as it was registered by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and has nothing […]

Bilal Asif becomes 11th Pakistani to get five on debut

DUBAI: Pakistan’s debutant off-spinner Bilal Asif led an Australian collapse with six wickets on the third day of the first Test in Dubai on Tuesday. Asif became the 11th Pakistani bowler to get five wickets in a Test inning, fetching the third best figures with 6-36 against Australia. The 33-year-old helped Pakistan derail Australia from […]