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Sports 360: Pakistan’s youngsters including Shadab Khan and Faheem Ashraf show promise of a...

June 5: Sports 360 report by Waseem Ahmed states that Pakistan’s tour of Ireland and England came to an end with an innings defeat at the hands of the latter in the second Test at Headingley.

Saudi Arabia to host Supercoppa Italiana between Juventus and AC Milan

Australia say sledging is good, but abuse crosses line LONDON: Australia coach Justin Langer insisted “sledging’s a good thing” as the team prepared to face England in their first series since March’s dramatic ball-tampering scandal in South Africa.

India match sells out after emotional plea by captain Sunil Chhetri

NEW DELHI: India’s football international against Kenya on Monday sold out in hours following captain Sunil Chhetri’s emotional plea for fans to support the team after barely 2,500 people turned up to watch them play last week.

England look to press on against Pakistan after rain delay

LEEDS, United Kingdom: England went in search of a first-innings lead as the second Test against Pakistan finally resumed after rain meant there was no play before lunch on Saturday’s second day at Headingley.

ICC probes pitch-fixing charges involving Sri Lanka

COLOMBO: The International Cricket Council said Saturday it was investigating allegations that a Sri Lankan groundsman had agreed to tamper with the pitch to alter the result of an upcoming Test match against England.

The News: British PM impressed by performance of Pakistan cricket team

May 25: The News report by Murtaza Ali Shah states that British Prime Minister Theresa May has praised the performance of Pakistan cricket team at the Lord’s historic cricket ground.

Pakistan to abandon ‘smart watches’ after ICC probe

LONDON: Pakistan will give up wearing ‘smart watches’ after being told to ditch them by the International Cricket Council as an anti-corruption measure during the opening day’s play of the first Test against England at Lord’s on Thursday.

Pakistan capitalize at Lord’s as England’s top-order fail again

LONDON: Pakistan pacemen Mohammad Abbas and Hasan Ali took four wickets apiece as England suffered yet another top-order collapse at Lord’s on Thursday.

England win toss, bat in Lord’s Test against Pakistan

England captain Joe Root won the toss and elected to bat in the first cricket Test against Pakistan at Lord's on Thursday.

News.com.au: Fearless Pakistan out to pile woe on ‘under the pump’ England

May 23: News.com.au states that PAKISTAN coach Mickey Arthur believes his “fearless” side have everything to gain when they face an “under the pump” England in the first Test at Lord’s on Thursday night (AEST).


UAE coach suspended over spot fixing offer

Karachi - United Arab Emirates based coach Irfan Ansari was suspended following allegations from Pakistan's captain Sarfraz Ahmed that he was approached to participate in a spot fixing scheme, Crickcet's administrative body said on Thursday.