Category: Sports

Afghan Wicketkeeper Mohammad Shahzad Fined After Playing for Pakistan Club

(DESPARDES/PKONWEB) — Trouble-prone Afghanistan wicketkeeper Mohammad Shahzad has been fined after he was caught playing for a Pakistani cricket club without permission, an Afghan official said on Monday. Shahzad has been ordered to pay 300 000 Afghanis (about $4 400) and return to Afghanistan after taking part in a local tournament in Peshawar, the capital […]

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[TALENT SPOTTED] Pakistan’s Newest 15-Year-Old Speedster in the Making

Meet Nasim Shah, the 15-year-old Peshawar born, who is making rounds on the internet after the video showing him bowling some jaw breaking bouncers went viral. The Pakistani teenager played Pepsi U16 in 2016 from Peshawar and now associated with ZTBL in Grade-2 tournament 2018. He also took 3/22 and 3/29 against Australia U16 in […]

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Happy 8th Wedding Anniversary of Sania Mirza And Shoaib Malik

It has been eight years since Indo-Pak’s favorite couple, Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik tied the knot, and all this time the two have really stood by each other. Mirza, an ace tennis player from India, married Malik, top cricketer from Pakistan, on April 12, 2010. The couple soon became eye-candy of millions of fans […]

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Is Pakistan Safe To Play International Cricket?

AASIF SHEIKH — Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has been taking measures for the revival of cricket in Pakistan and over the period of time, this has proven to be moving in the right direction. In the last 3 years, with the Introduction of the PSL which was hosted in UAE in the first year and […]

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Wasim Akram Refutes Joining Any Political Party

Pakistan newspapers have reported that legendary left-arm pacer Wasim Akram is joining Imran Khan’s party Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). Speaking to Gulf News from Pakistan Akram said: “I do support Imran bhai (brother) but I haven’t joined any political party.” Akram considers Khan as one who helped him a lot in his career and taught him […]

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Islamabad United Snatch Back PSL Champions Trophy from Peshawar Zalmi

(PKONWEB Report) — The Islamabad United on Sunday snatched PSL Champions Trophy from the reigning champs Peshawar Zalmi beating them by scoring 154 runs for 7 wickets at the sprawling National Stadium in Karachi which had not hosted an international level match for a decade due to security issues in the mega city. The capital […]

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Big Time Cricket Returns to Karachi After 9 Years With PSL Final Today

(PKONWEB Report) – More than 15,000 security personnel have been deployed for Sunday’s finale of Pakistan Super League 3rd Edition at the National Stadium in Karachi– Pakistan’s economic powerhouse and the City of Lights. The Sindh province’s capital and country’s financial center is hosting the international-level cricket match after a gap of 9 years. Islamabad […]

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PSL 2018: Peshawar Zalmi Beat Quetta Gladiators in Last-Ball Thriller

Peshawar Zalmi survive Quetta all-rounder Anwar Ali’s onslaught to scrape home by one run in PSL Eliminator Peshawar Zalmi defeated Quetta Gladiators by just one run in a tense Eliminator of the Pakistan Super League to inch closer to a spot in the final at Karachi on March 25. Quetta all-rounder Anwar Ali launched a […]

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Brian Lara Reveals Which Bowler Made Him ‘Feel Stupid’

Legendary West Indies batsman Brian Lara has revealed that Pakistan left-arm seamer Wasim Akram “always made me feel stupid”. Lara is without a doubt one of the best batsmen to have ever played the game and currently holds the record for the highest Test score of 400 not out. However, while the 48-year-old played against […]

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