Tendulkar Reveals How His First Innings Was Almost His Last, Facing These Two Lethal Pakistani Bowlers
May 13, 2018 (DESPARDES/PKONWEB) — In November 1989, a 16-year-old Indian batsman made his way nervously to the crease to face the might of the Pakistani bowling attack believing his first innings in Karachi would also be his last. Sachin Tendulkar, dubbed as the God of cricket in India, went on to have one of the greatest careers in the history of the sport, but in a recent interview he has spoken about the nightmarish experience of facing the devastating pace duo of Waqar Younis and Wasim Akram on hisRead More
April 27, 2018 (DESPARDES/PKONWEB) — Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir has said that India should ban Pakistanis from all industries, including music and film industries instead of just focusing on ending cricketing ties between the two countries. Gambhir said conditional boycott is not enough for improving India-Pakistan relations. “Merely boycotting cricketing ties with Pakistan will not help. If a ban is imposed, it should be in all sectors, be it films, music or any other. Nobody from Pakistan should be provided an opportunity to perform in India unless the relations betweenRead More
April 26, 2018 (DESPARDES/PKONWEB) — In a first, Pakistan and India will participate in a joint military exercise in August this year as part of Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s (SCO) multi-nation joint counter-terrorism drill. The two neighbors have never participated in any military exercise jointly since partition in 1947– their relations remain tangential over Kashmir dispute. These exercises are part of the SCO Peace Mission 2018. Russia, China, India and Pakistan will take part in the exercise, with the mission’s primary focus being counter-terrorism operations such as preventing terror attacks andRead More
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 the following year the final was played in Lahore and this year there were play-offs in Lahore and the final was in Karachi, which was witnessed by many on the ground and without any surprise,Read More
(PKONWEB) — Cricket’s Asia Cup has been moved from India to the UAE over Pakistan’s refusal to cross the border, as relations simmer between the arch rivals, the Asian Cricket Council said Tuesday. The multi-million dollar biennial cricketing event was due to be held in India in September, sparking protests from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) who called for the event to be relocated. “This year’s Asia Cup is moved out of India to UAE and will be held from September 13-28,” Sultan Rana, the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) developmentRead More
The Pakistani military announced on 6 March that its army troops shot down an Indian unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that illegally entered Pakistani airspace across the line of control (LoC) in the disputed northern region of Kashmir.