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ATLETICO SEE OFF VALENCIA TO CLOSE GAP ON BARCA

BARCELONA (Web Desk) Angel Correa’s thunderbolt earned Atletico Madrid a 1-0 win over Valencia on Sunday, helping them to close the gap on Barcelona to nine points at the top of La Liga.In a predictably tight game between the second and third-placed clubs at the Wanda Metropolitano few chances were …

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French climber recalls horror descent from ‘killer mountain’

PARIS (Web Desk) A French mountaineer who was rescued in a dramatic night-time operation on Pakistan’s “killer mountain” has told how she had to leave her weak and bleeding climbing partner and descend the peak alone in the darkness.Elisabeth Revol, speaking exclusively to AFP from a hospital in France’s Haute-Savoie …

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ICC probes UAE league after farcical dismissals go viral

DUBAI (Web Desk) The International Cricket Council (ICC) is investigating a private Twenty20 league in the United Arab Emirates, the sport´s global governing body has said, after footage of some farcical dismissals went viral on social media.A match in the Ajman All Stars League, which is not sanctioned by the …

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India beat Pakistan by 203 runs to reach U-19 World Cup final

CHRISTCHURCH (Web Desk) India crushed arch-rival Pakistan by 203 runs in their Under-19 World Cup semi-final in Christchurch Tuesday to set up a tournament decider against Australia.An unbeaten century from Shubman Gill helped India set a competitive total of 272, which Pakistan never looked like reaching as they were skittled …

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Babar Azam tops ICC T20I batting rankings

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) Babar Azam is the top T20I batsman in the world according to the latest ICC rankings. Azam is ahead of Aaron Finch from Australia and Indian skipper Virat Kohli.Babar Azam bats during the second Twenty20 international cricket match between New Zealand and Pakistan at Eden Park in …

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Pakistan to face India in U-19 Cricket World Cup semifinal

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) Pakistan will face off against traditional rivals India in the ICC Under-19 World Cup semifinal in Christchurch on Tuesday, January 30.India beat Bangladesh by 131 runs in the quarterfinal today to clinch the fourth and final spot in the U-19 World Cup semis. Pakistan had already qualified …

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Virat Kohli challenges individuals in Indian team

JOHANNESBURG (Web Desk) India captain Virat Kohli revealed on Tuesday there has been some hard talking in the India camp ahead of the third and final Test against South Africa, starting at the Wanderers Stadium on Wednesday.He said his call after defeat in the second Test at Centurion to “be …

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Aisam faces Bryan brothers in Australian Open doubles quarterfinals

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) Pakistan’s tennis ace Aisam ul Haq Qureshi and his Polish partner Marcin Matkowski will face the famed American duo of Mike and Bob Bryan in the Australian Open men’s doubles quarterfinals on Tuesday.Aisam and Matkowski were given a walkover into the quarterfinals after the pair of Radu …

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Pakistan batting disappoints again as New Zealand win 1st T20

WALINGTON (Web Desk) Pacer Rumman Raees struck twice to remove the in-form Martin Guptill and Glenn Phillips early after Pakistan posted 105 against New Zealand in the first T20 at Wellington on Monday.Rumman injected new energy into the bowling side after Pakistan suffered yet another embarrassing batting collapse earlier.He had …

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Stokes available for England selection despite charge: ECB

LONDON (Web Desk) Ben Stokes will now be considered for England selection again and is set to return next month despite being charged with affray, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced on Wednesday.Stokes was suspended from international duty by the ECB following his involvement in an incident outside …

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