Malinga fined, banned for derogatory comments about sports minister

ISLAMABAD: Veteran fast bowler Lasith Malinga was fined and handed a suspended ban by Sri Lanka Cricket on Tuesday for his response to sports minister Dayasiri Jayasekara’s stinging assessment of the team after their...

Shastri to apply for India coach job

NEW DELHI: Former captain Ravi Shastri will apply to become India's head coach after the national cricket board extended the application deadline following Anil Kumble's shock exit, reports said Thursday. "Yes, I have decided to...

England beat Pakistan at Women’s World Cup

LONDON: Natalie Sciver and Heather Knight both scored maiden centuries as England posted their highest-ever Women's World Cup total en route to beating Pakistan by 107 runs on the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern (DLS) Method in Leicester...

Hockey World League Semi-Final: India defeat Pakistan 6-1

LONDON: The Indian hockey team continued its domination of arch-foes Pakistan, handing them a 6-1 thrashing in a 5th-8th place classification match of the Hero Hockey World League Semi-Final here on Saturday. Goals by Ramandeep...

ICC confirms plans for World XI series in Pakistan

LONDON: Plans for the full resumption of international cricket in Pakistan moved forward Friday when the sport's global governing body said it wanted to send a World XI to the country later this year. With...

Fakhar goes from village pariah to ´lord´

MARDAN: Fakhar Zaman was once banned from playing cricket in his village and beaten by his brothers because he was simply too good -- but he has returned a hero after his starring role...

Amir delighted by Cook reception at Essex

LONDON: Pakistan bowler Mohammed Amir has praised the way former England captain Alastair Cook welcomed him to Essex ahead of his upcoming debut with the English county. Left-arm paceman Amir joined Essex after helping Pakistan...

Afghanistan, Ireland given full ICC test status

DUBAI: Afghanistan and Ireland will join the ranks of full test-playing nations after receiving the backing of the International Cricket Council's (ICC) conference on Thursday. The body said it had voted to admit the two...

Pakistan played like a unit to lift ICC Champions Trophy: Junaid Khan

SWABI: Fast bowler Junaid Khan said on Wednesday that Pakistan team played with the belief that it could win the ICC Champions Trophy. He was talking to media at Islamabad-Peshawar Motorway's Swabi Interchange after arriving...

Hafeez, Junaid return after Champions Trophy triumph

ISLAMABAD: All-rounder Mohammad Hafeez and fast bowler Junaid Khan have Wednesday returned to Pakistan after triumphing in the Champions Trophy. Pakistan thrashed India in the final by 180 runs to claim their maiden ICC Champions...

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