England spearhead pacer likely to miss opening Test of Pakistan Tour

ISLAMABAD: England spearhead pacer Mark Wood is doubtful for the opening match of the historic Test series against Pakistan due to a...

FG/Din Polo claim Coca-Cola Aibak Polo Cup

LAHORE: FG/Din Polo outpaced Newage Cables/Master Paints by 9-5 to win Coca-Cola Aibak Polo Cup 2022 that concluded here at Lahore Polo...

Arab teams turn Qatar World Cup into a ‘home’ tournament

DOHA: Number of Arab teams have turned Qatar World Cup into a home tournament. Like thousands of other Saudi fans, Muhammad al-Dabbagh...

Tagenarine Chanderpaul gets player of match award

CANBERRA: West Indies got much needed time in the middle on the final day of their four-day, first-class match against the Australia...

New Zealand-India second ODI abandoned due to rain

HAMILTON, NEW ZEALAND: The second one-day international between New Zealand and India was abandoned in Hamilton after rain halted play on Sunday. India,...

Costa Rica ‘still alive’ at World Cup after late win over Japan

DOHA: Luis Fernando Suarez said his Costa Rica team were "still very much alive" at the World Cup after a 1-0 win...

Messi goal helps keep Argentina World Cup hopes alive

DOHA: Lionel Messi helped keep Argentina's World Cup bid alive with the first goal in a 2-0 victory over Mexico on Saturday. Defeat...

England arrives for first Test series in Pakistan since 2005

ISLAMABAD: England’s cricket team arrived in Islamabad early Sunday to play its first Test series in Pakistan since 2005. Led by Ben Stokes,...

Argentina and Mexico fans’ rivalry rocks Qatar

DOHA: Argentina and Mexico fans lit up the World Cup on Saturday with their vast and vociferous followings creating a thunderous atmosphere...

Azhar Ali struck by ball on head ahead of Pak-Eng Test series

ISLAMABAD: Days before the much-anticipated Pakistan, England Test series, Pakistani senior cricketer Azhar Ali was struck by a ball on head. Fortunately, Ali...

Duke predicted goal as Australia revive World Cup hopes

DOHA: Goal hero Mitch Duke said he had a feeling he would score after his header gave dogged Australia a 1-0 World...

Argentina look to Messi to salvage World Cup bid

DOHA: Argentina face a battle to stay alive at the World Cup on Saturday, with Lionel Messi and his teammates preparing to...

18-year-old Ahmed a ‘very rare talent’, says Ben Stokes

LONDON: England captain Ben Stokes has said that 18-year-old Rehan Ahmed, who has been called up to England's December Test squad to...

Berhalter rewarded for faith in youth but win eludes vibrant US

DOHA: The United States shut out a European side at the World Cup for the first time since 1950 but left the...

Qatar football will survive World Cup exit, says Sanchez

DOHA: Qatar's early World Cup exit will not be fatal for the country's football development, manager Felix Sanchez said Friday, after the...