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PSL 2020 set to begin on February 20

The schedule for the much anticipated fifth edition of the Pakistan Super League was released by the Pakistan Cricket Board on Wednesday, with the series set to take off on February 20. According to the schedule, the series will run from February 20 to March 22, with all the matches …

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South Africa v England: Tourists lose first Test by 107 runs

South Africa claimed a convincing 107-run victory as England collapsed again on the fourth day of the first Test in Centurion. The tourists, needing to complete a record chase of 376, resumed on 121-1 but were bowled out for 268, with Kagiso Rabada taking 4-103. A collapse of 7-64 sealed …

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Australia sniff series victory in Boxing Day Test

Australia marched toward a dominant series victory over New Zealand on Saturday after dismissing the visitors cheaply and building a mammoth 456-run lead on day three of the Boxing Day test. Leading 1-0 after thrashing the Black Caps in the Perth opener, Tim Paine’s Australia pushed to 137 for four …

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Russia challenges WADA doping ban

MOSCOW: Russia on Friday formally contested a four-year ban from major sporting events over doping violations that President Vladimir Putin has condemned as “unjust,” the head of its RUSADA anti-doping agency said. “In accordance with established procedure, today we have sent a package of documents to the World Anti-Doping Agency,” …

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Babar Azam moves up to 6th spot in ICC Test rankings

Pakistan’s star batsman Babar Azam has moved up to a career-high 6th place (up from 15th) in the International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings for Test batsmen, it was revealed on Tuesday. This is the first time Azam has managed to enter the prestigious top 10 list in the longest format …

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Iran ranks 1st in Belt Wrestling World Championships

TEHRAN: Iranian female national wrestling team with one gold, one silver, and one bronze medal stood in the first place in the Belt Wrestling World Championships held in Kazakhstan. Iranian athlete Hanieh Ashouri in the weight category of the +75-kilogram weight category received a gold medal. Fatemeh Fattahi in the …

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Sri Lanka captain declares Pakistan ‘200%’ safe for cricket

Sri Lanka lost the series but signed off satisfied with safety and security measures after Pakistan’s first home Test series in 10 years. Captain Dimuth Karunaratne on Monday called the security for the two-Test series “200 per cent” on Monday and promised to return. The series held major significance for …

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Nadal eyes to continue Davis Cup-winning form into 2020

ABU DHABI: Rafael Nadal has a shorter than usual offseason this year but he believes he can work it to his advantage as he looks to carry his Davis Cup-winning form into 2020. The world No.1 led Spain to the Davis Cup title just over three weeks ago then went …

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