Mohsin Ali

  • ISLAMABAD-Defending champions Army retained 25th National Judo Championship 2017 men’s category while Wapda survived a close scare before retaining female category title on the concluding day here at Liaqat gymnasium on late Saturday night. IPC Minister Mian Riaz Hussain Pirzada graced the ...

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  • RAWALPINDI - Pakistan-A women team captain Marina Iqbal is hopeful of staginging comeback in the national women team after a series of performances in the nationwide women-A team matches against boys. In an interview with The Nation, 29-year-old Marina opening batswoman said: “I made my ...

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  • RAWALPINDI - Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) women team chief selector M Ilyas has said PCB chairman Shaharyar M Khan and Najam Sethi are taking women cricket very seriously and want women cricket excel at the top. Ilyas expressed these views during an interview with The Nation and said: ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  Chief Justice Islamabad High Court (IHC) Justice M Anwar Kasi Thursday heard the writ petition filed by former Test pacer Sarfraz Nawaz against the appointments of PCB chairman Shahryar Khan and PSL head Najam Sethi. After hearing the arguments of Sarfraz’ lawyer Naeem ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Former Test fast bowler Sarfraz Nawaz Wednesday filed a petition against appointments of PCB chairman Shaharyar M Khan and PSL chairman Najam Sethi in the Islamabad High Court (IHC). Talking exclusively to The Nation outside the court, Sarfraz said the case was adjourned for one day ...

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  • Islamabad - Former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief selector and head coach Mohsin Khan lashes out at the PCB for not handling tainted players’ case properly, due to which Pakistan cricket has been suffering badly. Talking exclusively to The Nation, Mohsin said: “If PCB had fully ...

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  • Islamabad - The Players Squash Association (PSA) becomes tool of Indian lobby, as they banned all the players from participating in international events in Pakistan citing so-called high security risk advised by unknown security consultants Sports Risk. It is quite unfortunate that the report was ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  MNA Iqbal M Khan has demanded Najam Sethi and others resignation for alleged spot-fixing scam, which rocked Pakistan Super League (PSL) and called for an ad-hoc to run the affairs of the PCB. Iqbal lodged strong protest during the 24th National Assembly Standing Committee on Inter ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Former Test cricketer Sarfraz Nawaz has strongly recommended the International Cricket Council (ICC) to put ban on Pakistan Super League (PSL), Indian Super League (IPL) and all the other leagues to save cricket from corruption and fixing. Talking to The Nation on Sunday, Sarfraz said: ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Former chief selector and leg spin wizard Abdul Qadir has lashed out at the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) high ups for double standards, holding them responsible for inflicting huge damages on Pakistan cricket. Talking to The Nation on Saturday, Qadir said: “I salute Sarfraz Nawaz ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Pakistan’s longest serving number 1 tennis player Aqqel Khan Friday urged Pakistan Tennis Federation to start work on grass courts on war footings or else Pakistan stands less than 50 percent chance of winning Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group-II tie against Hong Kong in April. Talking ...

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  • Islamabad - National junior team head coach Sohail Vahedi believes Pakistani players are capable of upsetting any given player, if provided with facilities, round the year coaching and fast snooker tables. Iranian Sohail, who is current world amateur snooker champion, came here to train top ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-International Tennis Federation (ITF) gold badge referee Stéphane Apostolou termed Pakistan safe for all kinds of sporting activities and also termed his visit to the country as remarkable one. Stéphane, who came Pakistan as ITF observer for the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  Former International Cricket Council (ICC) president Zaheer Abbas has advised the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to opt England as a neutral venue for Pakistan to host their home series. Zaheer expressed these views during an exclusive interview to The Nation here on Monday and ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Pakistan tennis finally exposed, as young guns Abid Ali Akbar and M Abid were defeated in the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group-II reverse singles by their respective opponents here at Pakistan Sports Complex hard courts on Sunday. In the first reverse singles, American-return Abid Ali Akbar ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Time-tested pair of Aisam-ul-Haq and Aqeel Khan gave Pakistan unassailable 3-0 lead in the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group-I, after thrashing Anosha Shahgholi/Alborz in straight sets Saturday. The rain threat was also looming over the match but it stayed away till Pakistan won the third ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Pakistan dumped out of the 18th Asian Junior Team Squash Championship 2017 after getting 2-1 bashing at the hands of Malaysia in the semi-finals played in Hong Kong on Saturday. Pakistan started the semi-final on a positive note as Mansoor Zaman beat Izwan Mohd Farez 3-2, winning 6-11, ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  Aqeel Khan and Aisam-ul-Haq gave Pakistan a perfect 2-0 start against Iran in the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group-II tie, which started here at the Pakistan Sports Complex hard courts on Friday. It was a historic occasion to see Davis Cup returning to Pakistan after 12 years long ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Pakistan’s ace player Aqeel Khan will start Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group-II proceedings against Iranian number two Shahin Kkaldan here at Pakistan Sports Complex hard courts today (Friday) at 10am. The simple but impressive draw ceremony was held here at Serena Hotel on Thursday. ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Pakistan Davis Cup team captain Rashid Malik believes his team holds edge over Iran in the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group-II tie, which will commence from tomorrow (Friday) here at Pakistan Sports Complex synthetic courts. Rashid expressed these views during a media briefing at a local ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Pakistan tennis ace Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi, while expressing his feelings to represent the country at home soil after a long time, has hoped that the hosts will play the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group-II tie against Iran well and try to win it. In an interview with The Nation, Aisam said: ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The trophy unveiling ceremony of the All-Star Super League (ASSL) Edition-I for the persons with physical disabilities will be held today (Tuesday) here at a local hotel. ASSL chairman Waqar Ahmed Khan, who was former secretary of Pakistan Cricket Association for Physically Handicapped ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  The 4-member Pakistan junior squash team along with head coach Amjed Khan left for Hong Kong in the wee hours of Monday to feature in the Asian Junior Team Squash Championship beginning from February 1. Pakistan team includes Mansoor Zaman, Abdul Malik, Abbas Zeb and Mehran Javed, ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  The Serena Hotels in collaboration with Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosted the Invitational Golf Championship 2017 here at the Islamabad Club Golf course under the banner of Serena Hotels Sports Diplomacy initiative. Adnan Haider emerged triumphant of corporate category while JP ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Rashid Khan of KP won the Amateur category title of 10th National Tenpin Bowling Championship after edging out Ali Chatha by six pins in the final played here in the wee hours of Saturday morning. In Masters category, former two-time national champion Ijaz Khan hardly managed to book a ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Former Test fast bowler Sarfraz Nawaz Friday lashed out at Pakistan Cricket Board and held that team management, coach, captain, players and chief selector are all equally responsible for inflicting huge damages on national team. Sarfraz said he was astonished that all quarters join ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Khawaja Group of Industries chairman Khawaja Munir Ahmed Soharwardi announced to conduct 1st Inter-School Tenpin Bowling Championship in March at Arena Megazone, Karsaz. Munir revealed this during an interview with The Nation. He said: “Pakistan is blessed with immense amount of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Pakistan Olympic Association President Lt General (R) Syed Arif Hassan after a gap of more than a year finally woke up and started crying about fast declining standard of Pakistani sports and blame lack of coordination behind the debacle. It is an interesting factor that Arif is holding ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Ski Federation of Pakistan (SFP) achieved another milestone and got its long-standing due share, as International Ski Federation (FIS) approved 16 international races for Pakistan. Talking to The Nation on Monday, SFP spokesman Obaid Ur Rehman Abbasi said hosting of international events ...

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  • KARACHI-Former national champion Shabbir Lashkarwala clinched the 1st Abdul Sattar Edhi All-Pakistan Tenpin Bowling Championship 2017 platinum category title here at the jam-packed Arena Karsaz on Sunday. Khawaja Group of Industries chairman Kh Munir Ahmed Soharwardi graced the concluding ceremony ...

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