Yasir Shah becomes fastest Asian to claim 100 wickets in Tests
October 16, 2016

DUBAI | (PTK): Pakistan’s leg-spinner Yasir Shah became the second joint-fastest bowler to take 100 wickets in all Test cricket on the fourth day of the first day-night match against West Indies in Dubai on Sunday. The 30-year-old dismissed West Indian tail-ender Miguel Cummins to complete 100 wickets in his 17th Test match, the fastest Pakistani to the milestone. England’s right-arm.

Waqar names best ever Pakistan Test XI
October 16, 2016

Islamabad | (PTK): Fast-bowling great Waqar Younis has named just two current players in his best Pakistan Test XI of all time. Pakistan is currently taking on the West Indies in Dubai in what is their 400th Test and Waqar used the occasion to announce the best XI players he has seen represent the country in five-day cricket. Veteran right-hander Younus Khan and wicketkeeper-batsman Sarfraz Ahmed were.

Pakistani footballer Shahlyla Baloch passes away in Karachi car accident
October 13, 2016

KARACHI | (PTK): Pakistani striker Shahlyla Ahmadzai Baloch passed away in a car accident late on Wednesday night in Karachi. Baloch was sitting in the passenger seat when the accident occurred in Karachi’s DHA Phase VIII area, her family confirmed to The Express Tribune. “It is true that she passed away,” a family member said. The family member further added that “she was travelling in the.

Afridi to sue Miandad for match fixing allegations
October 11, 2016

Karachi | (PTK): Pakistan cricketer Shahid Afridi has decided to take legal action against legendary batsman Javed Miandad after the latter levelled allegations of match fixing against the former T20I captain. According to The Express Tribune, the 36-year-old all-rounder has decided to send a legal notice to Miandad on Thursday. Speaking during the book launch ceremony of sports.

Inzamam-ul-Haq confident Pakistan can snatch back No. 1 Test spot from India
October 11, 2016

Karachi | (PTK): National chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq is “disappointed” at Pakistan not playing India in Test matches but believes that his country can snatch back the No. 1 ranking from the Indians by doing well against other countries. “What can one say on this Indian refusal since 2007 to play us in Test matches. It is disappointing for me as I have played and.

Pakistan pick Babar Azam, Nawaz in Test squad
October 9, 2016

Islamabad | (PTK): Middle-order batsman Babar Azam and left-arm spinner Muhammad Nawaz have been selected in Pakistan’s Test squad for the first time, for the first Test against West Indies in the UAE. Azam’s call up came right after he scored three consecutive centuries in the ODI series against West Indies, which Pakistan won 3-0. Iftikhar Ahmed, Muhammad Rizwan, Muhammad.

Pakistan whitewash West Indies in ODI series With 3.0
October 6, 2016

Abu Dhabi | (PTK): Pakistan continued their domination over West Indies in limited over as they whitewashed the visitors 3-0 in the one-day  series against west Indies. Pakistan beat the West Indies by  136-run to claim the series win. Pakistan had earlier whitewashed West Indies in the T20 international series and now in 50 over game, Pakistan have dominated West Indies and.

Please don’t go to war: Shahid Afridi
September 30, 2016

Islamabad | (PTK): Amid escalating tensions between India and Pakistan after the recent surgical strikes by the Indian Army across the Line of Control (LoC), Pakistan cricketer Shahid Afridi has urged that two Asian neighbours to maintain peace and say no to war. Taking to micro blogging website Twitter, @Shahid Afridi insisted that Pakistan is a peace loving country and that they.

Pakistan stroll to 3-0 after Imad three-for
September 28, 2016

Abu Dhabi | (PTK): Pakistan completed a 3-0 whitewash of West Indies with a comfortable eight-wicket win in Abu Dhabi that exposed the World T20 champions’ weaknesses in conditions not conducive to big hitting. Sent in to bat, West Indies stuttered to 103 for 5 in their 20 overs, failing to get into gear after losing three top-order wickets to Imad Wasim‘s non-turning left-arm.

India Thrash Oman 11-0 in Under-18 Asia Cup Hockey 
September 25, 2016

Dhaka | (PTK):  India registered a thumping 11-0 victory over Oman in the U-18 Asia Cup hockey, boosting their chances to make the knockout round in Dhaka on Sunday . With three players scoring hat tricks, the result never looked in doubt, as India looked to boost their goal difference and confidence after the shock loss to hosts Bangladesh. The goals started early with the captain.