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Pakistan sniff series-clinching win in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi : (Web Desk) West Indies face a fight for survival against Pakistan’s spinners on the final day of the second Test after reaching 171 for four in their second innings in Abu Dhabi, still 285 runs short of an improbable victory. By close of play Pakistan had taken …

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Wahab Riaz leaves Essex for national team

ISLAMABAD:(web desk) Pakistan’s front line left-arm pacer Wahab Riaz’s spell at Essex has been cut short by two games after he was required to join Pakistan’s training camp ahead of the Test series against England. The 30-year-old left-arm bowler was signed as Essex’s second overseas player, alongside New Zealand’s Jesse …

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PCB ready to request ‘special fund’ from ICC

Karachi:(web desk) PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan on Monday said he would request the ICC to set up a special fund for Pakistan to compensate for the heavy revenue losses it bears due to the absence of international cricket in the country. With no international cricket team touring Pakistan since March …

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Int. Cricket Council retains elite panel of umpires

Lahore:(web desk) ICC (International Cricket Council) on Wednesday announced an unchanged elite panel of umpires for the 2016-17 season with Pakistan’s lone representative Aleem Dar topping the list. The list was announced following the annual review and selection process, an ICC press release stated. “The decision was made by the …

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Coutinho hat-trick hero as Brazil crush minnows Haiti

  Orlando:(web desk) Philippe Coutinho struck a spectacular hat-trick and Renato Augusto scored twice as Brazil crushed Haiti 7-1 in their Copa America Centenario Group B match at the Citrus Bowl on Wednesday. The result moves Brazil to four points from two games after they were held to a goal-less …

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