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Lahore - The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)'s constitution has been rewritten, changing the structure of the governing board and making the appointment of the chairman more democratic. The caretaker set-up, due in seven days, will implement the new constitution and hold the election for the chairman. This is the fourth constitution since 1995 and the second in the past year. According to the 27-page constitution, Prime Minister Mian M Nawaz Sharif ...

LAHROE - Pakistan’s super star cricketers, who earn millions throughout the year, on Tuesday amused the entire nation by handing over a cheque of Rs 400,000 only to Army for the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). It was a heart-touching scene when an army of cricketers led by Misbahul Haq and team management led by Moin Khan and Waqar Younis visited the Army Relief Camp here at the Fortress Stadium to express solidarity with Army in the ...

SYDNEY - Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting piled more pressure on under-fire England skipper Alastair Cook Tuesday by saying he will not improve as a player for the rest of his career.England's 95-run defeat by India in the second Test at Lord's on Monday made it 10 successive Test matches without victory for the team -- their worst winless streak in the format for 21 years. Cook, 29, has failed to score a Test hundred in 27 innings and has ...

LONDON-  England wicketkeeper Matt Prior has decided to take a ...

NEW DELHI - Much-ridiculed paceman Ishant Sharma was the toast of ...

M IRTAZAMULTANA friendly cricket match between Multan Tigers and ...

LAHORE - The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Tuesday announced formation ...

LONDON - Alastair Cook retained the England captaincy while the ...

GLASGOW - "You bet we're ready," declared Glasgow's council leader as ...

SYDNEY:-Australian Test batsman Shaun Marsh faces four months out of action after a specialist on Tuesday recommended surgery for a persistent elbow injury. The left-hander is expected to go under ...

BULAWAYO - Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe by two wickets Tuesday in a thrilling one-day cricket international to keep alive hopes of squaring the series.Zimbabwe scored 261-8 off 50 overs at Queens Sports ...

COLOMBO - An upbeat South Africa will look to carry their winning momentum in the second Test against Sri Lanka beginning on Thursday, and break a 21-year-old jinx on the island.The Proteas, the ...

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan junior team squash coach Gogi Allauddin joined the national camp here on late Monday night. Gogi will accompany the junior team, comprising Tayyab Aslam, Syed Ali Bokhari, Asim ...

MADRID - Real Madrid on Tuesday signed Colombian striker James Rodriguez, the top scorer at the World Cup, from Monaco on a six season contract. Neither team gave the transfer fee, but Spanish media ...

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan judo team will participate in the World Judo Championships 2014 to be held in Chelyabinsk City, Russia from August 25 to 31. Talking to The Nation, Pakistan Judo Federation (PJF) ...

Hyderabad- Indian tennis star Sania Mirza has been appointed 'Brand Ambassador' of Telangana. She will promote the new "state's interests" in India and abroad, according to Industrial Infrastructure ...

SYDNEY- Australia batsman Shaun Marsh is to have surgery on an injured elbow next week and will miss October's test series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates, Cricket Australia said ...

LAHORE - A two-member bench of the Supreme Court Monday set aside a May 17 judgment of Islamabad High Court (IHC) and restored Najam Sethi as Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman till fresh election ...

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ISLAMABAD - A 62-member Pakistan contingent proceeded to Glasgow from here on Monday to feature in the Commonwealth Games, which will roll into action from tomorrow (July 23) and concluded on August ...

GLASGOW - Australia expect a glut of gold medals when the swimming action at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow gets underway on Thursday and bury the misery of their 2012 Olympic campaign. Despite ...

Usain Bolt JAMAICA - AthleticsThe towering Jamaican is the arguably the biggest name in world sport and his presence in Glasgow, albeit solely in the 4x100m relay, is a huge boost for the ...

ISTANBUL:- Top seed Caroline Wozniacki won her first title of the year and 22nd of her career on Sunday when she defeated second-seeded Italian Roberta Vinci 6-1, 6-1 in the Istanbul WTA final. The ...

LONDON - Former England captain Nasser Hussain urged Alastair Cook to stand down as skipper after a 95-run defeat by India at Lord’s on Monday condemned the side to its tenth Test without a ...

LAHORE - The Pakistan Blind Cricket Council (PBCC) Monday awarded central contracts to 18 players in different categories for next six months. “As many as four players are in A category, ...

LONDON - Ishant Sharma took seven wickets as India ended a run of 15 Tests without an away victory in an emphatic 95-run win over England at Lord’s on Monday. This victory, only India’s ...

LAHORE - Pakistan cricket team head coach Waqar Younis has said that he wanted to stop the over dependence on spinners in the national cricket team and prepare a strong pace battery for the future ...

KARACHI - Former captain Javed Miandad has claimed that he can radically improve the fortunes of Pakistan cricket in six months time. "Even when I was working as Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Director ...

GALLE - Dale Steyn grabbed a match haul of 9-99 as South Africa thrashed Sri Lanka by 153 runs on the fifth and final day of the first Test on Sunday. Steyn's figures, the best by a quick at the ...

LONDON - India were on the brink of just their second Test win at Lord's as Alastair Cook's latest failure with the bat prolonged the debate about his future as England captain. England were 105 for ...

DHAKA - Star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan pledged Sunday to "behave in a more mature way" in future as he begged Bangladesh cricket authorities to review a six-month ban for bad behaviour. Shakib, the ...

HOCKENHEIM-  Nico Rosberg completed a memorable week for himself and his nation on Sunday when he cruised to his first win in his home German Grand Prix. The pole sitter, cheered on by Germany ...

HOYLAKE - Rory McIlroy joined the elite list of golfers to have won three of the four major titles at Hoylake on Sunday, but he had to battle all the way against Sergio Garcia and Rickie Fowler ...

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