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  • LAHORE: Lahore Police Kabaddi team photographed with Chief Guest Muhammad Aijaz Gul, Sports Advisor to Chairman Prime Minister Task Force on the occasion of Inter Range Games Kabaddi Championship here yesterday.

BCB threatens PCB of legal action for calling off tour


NC Sports Desk DHAKA: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is considering to issue show cause notice to Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for cancelling the tour to Bangladesh. Earlier, on Wednesday Chairman PCB Shaharyar Khan had announced that Pakistan will not tour Bangladesh this year as per schedule. The series has …

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Sharapova survives Kontaveit, cruises into Stuttgart semis


NC Sports Desk STUTTGART: Maria Sharapova enjoyed another stellar performance at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix, surviving a tense finish against Estonian qualifier Anett Kontaveit, 6-3, 6-4, to reach the semifinals in Stuttgart. Kontaveit is in the midst of a career-best stretch, having reached her maiden WTA final at the …

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Pakistan most affected by Big-3: Shaharyar


From Our Sports Correspondent LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Shaharyar Khan spoke with reporters here yesterday, informing them that Pakistan was the most affected by the Big 3. “I think Pakistan was the most affected by the Big 3 because after accepting the Big 3 formula we were unable …

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Shahzaib files appeal against suspension


SPOT-FIXING SCANDAL From Our Sports Correspondent LAHORE: Cricketer Shahzaib Hasan filed an appeal against his suspension in the disciplinary tribunal of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) yesterday. Shahzaib has asked the tribunal to let him continue to play until a final decision is reached in the spot-fixing case he has been …

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Murray advances into Barcelona Open semis

NC Monitoring Desk BARCELONA: Andy Murray came from a set down to beat Albert Ramos-Vinolas to advance to the semi-finals of the Barcelona Open. Murray suffered a shock third-round defeat to the Spaniard just eight days ago in the Monte Carlo Masters. And although Murray didn’t play his best tennis …

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Shahid Afridi declines farewell match offer


PCB PLANS TO ORGANISE GRAND FAREWELL FOR AFRIDI, MISBAH, YOUNIS: SETHI By Sports Reporter KARACHI: Former captain and flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi has turned down an offer for a proper farewell from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), citing personal commitments. Shahid Afridi was offered a farewell event by Najam Sethi, …

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Inter-Provincial Games postponed

From Our Sports Correspondent LAHORE: The 2nd edition of the Quaid-e-Azam Inter-Provincial Games scheduled to be held from May 5-9 at Pakistan Sports Complex, Islamabad have been postponed by the Federal Government. “The four-day premier activity has been postponed due to unavoidable circumstances and now the games will be held …

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PCB invites bids for 6th team


PAKISTAN SUPER LEAGUE 2018  By Sports Reporter KARACHI: Seeking induction of sixth team for third edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2018, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has invited interested parties to bid for the sixth-team franchise. In a statement PCB said, “Pakistan Cricket Board invites bids from interested parties who …

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Pakistan calls off Bangladesh tour


TIT FOR TAT  From Our Sports Correspondent LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has called off their scheduled cricket tour of Bangladesh this year, Shaharyar Khan has said. Bangladesh last toured Pakistan in 2007-08. Pakistan has since travelled to Bangladesh in 2011 and 2015 and were scheduled to play two Tests, …

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