Azhar Khan

  • TLAHORE   -  Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) President Salim Saifullah Khan has lauded the efforts of Punjab Lawn Tennis Association (PLTA) for promoting tennis at grassroots level across the province and hoped they would further contribute to help PTF’s achieve set ...

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  • TLAHORE - Former first class cricketer Asif Faridi has said that roots of ‘cricket mafia’ are still in the PCB, which is a big hurdle in bringing ‘positive change’ in the cricket board. Former first class cricketers Asif Faridi, Masood Anwar, Imran Malik and Sajid Munir on ...

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  • TLAHORE - Umar Gul-led Habib Bank Limited (HBL) routed Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) by 62 runs in the final to clinch the Quaid-e-Azam One-Day Cup here at the Gaddafi Stadium on Sunday. Wapda won the toss and invited HBL to bat first. The entire top order batted brilliantly and ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  Pakistan lost the SAFF U-15 Championship final against Bangladesh 2-3 in the penalty shootout at ANFA Complex in Kathmandu, Nepal Saturday. According to information made available here on Saturday, Bangladesh went ahead in the 25th minute from an own goal before Pakistan ...

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  • TLAHORE - Habib Bank Limited (HBL) set final clash of Quaid-e-Azam One-Day Cup 2018-19 against Pakistan Wapda after defeating Pakistan Television (PTV) by 7 runs in the second semi-final played here at the Gaddafi Stadium on Friday. HBL team won the toss and elected to bat first. Thanks to superb ...

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  • TLAHORE - Tremendous tons by M Waqas Junior and Hassan Mohsin helped Pakistan Television (PTV) edge out Islamabad Region by 9 runs in the fourth quarterfinal of the Quaid-e-Azam One-Day Cup 2018-19 played here at the Gaddafi Stadium on Tuesday. Islamabad Region won the toss and elected to field. ...

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  • TLAHORE - Former Test cricketer and Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief selector Mohsin Hassan Khan has been appointed as chairman of four-member special committee to oversee all cricketing matters in the country. The other committee members are former captains Wasim Akram, Misbah-ul-Haq and Urooj ...

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  • TLahore  -   Courageous Imran Nazir has set his sights on reviving his career and climbing to the ladders on top cricket again after suffering five years on sidelines due to arthritis. Talking to The Nation, flamboyant opener says he is keen to make a courageous comeback by ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  Lahore Qalandars is set to become the first franchise to conduct players development programme for women cricketers as well starting next year. The announcement came during the send-off ceremony for organised for Qalandars players development team to Australia, when Australian ...

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  • TLAHORE - Former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Arif Ali Abbasi has urged the cricket board not to abolish departmental cricket as it will prove damaging for Pakistan cricket. Talking to The Nation, Abbasi said if departmental cricketer is abolished, what will be ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan’s Tayyab Aslam and France Melissa Alves clinched the titles in the Faletti’s International Men’s and Women’s Squash Championships 2018 here at the four-walled glass courts at Falett’s Hotel on Wednesday. Tayyab shocked top seed Malaysia’s Ivan ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) Friday announced the national team for the fifth Asian Champions Trophy to be played in Muscat, Oman from October 18. According to PHF spokesman here on Friday, M Rizwan Senior will lead the green shirts while Ammad Shakeel Butt will be his deputy in the ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  Egypt's Youssef Soliman annexed the FMC International Men's Squash Championship 2018 title after defeating Malaysia's Ivan Yuen by 3-2 in the final played in four-walled glass court installed here at a local hotel on Friday night. In the closely-contested final, world number ...

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  • TLAHORE - Both Pakistani players crashed out of the final race in the FMC International Men’s Squash Championship 2018 as Egyptian Yousaf Soleman set title clash with Malaysian Ivan Yuen to be played here today (Friday) in four-glass court installed at a local hotel. The first semifinal proved ...

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  • TLahore - The preparations for hosting FMC International Men’s Squash Championship 2018 are in full swing while the four-glass court is being installed at a local hotel to conduct the international event in a befitting manner. On Friday, Punjab Squash Association (PSA) secretary Sheraz Saleem ...

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  • TLAHORE - Cricket analyst and Peshawar Zalmi Global Advisor Dr Kashif Ansari has said that Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) needs to benefit from former cricketers’ experience to find and groom the fresh talent for Pakistan cricket. In a telephonic interview with The Nation, Dr Kashif, who is ...

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  • TLAHORE - Leisure Leagues Pakistan (LLP) CEO Shahzaib Mehmood Trunkwala has said that the LLP is keen to uplift football in Pakistan by hosting a number of football activities in the country in collaboration with Pakistan Football Federation (PFF). Talking to The Nation on Thursday, Trunkwala, ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan veteran cricketer Shoaib Malik has said that if he remains fit, he is keen to play two more global ICC events before bowing out of the game. Talking to reporters here at the Gaddafi Stadium on Friday after a training session for the Asia Cup 2018 commencing in UAE from September ...

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  • TLAHORE - Former International Cricket Council (ICC) President Ehsan Mani has been elected unopposed as chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for a period of three years. The members of the PCB Board of Governors (BoG), who attended the meeting and elected the new chairman, were Asad Ali Khan, Lt ...

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  • TLahore - Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday included Shaheed Shah Afridi and dropped M Hafeez and Imad Wasim from the 16-member squad for the upcoming 2018 Asia Cup, set to start in UAE from September 15. The most noticeable exclusion was that of 37-year-old batsman M Hafeez, all-rounder Imad ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan football team head coach Brazilian Jose Antonio Nogueira believes that the efforts on part of players and the federation can help Pakistan improve its international ranking. Talking to The Nation, Nogueira said: “After three years turmoil, the national football team took ...

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  • TLAHORE - Former first class and national cricketer Asif Fareedi has believed that new Prime Minister Imran Khan will revolutionise Pakistan cricket. Talking to The Nation from USA, where he is running two clubs - LCC and KCC – as a coach, congratulated new premier and PCB patron Imran Khan ...

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  • TLahore  -  Indian Tourism Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu left Pakistan through Wagah Border on Sunday morning after his unforgettable tour to witness the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad. Sidhu spent the day in Lahore shopping different things especially shoes ...

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  • TLahore   -  Madina Zafar and Faiza Zafar, known as Zafar sisters, have vowed to take Pakistan women squash to new heights by winning laurels for the country globally. Both the sisters have been dominating Pakistan women squash these days and won a number of titles including ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  Former Test cricketer and chief selector Salahuddin Ahmad Sallu has said that better batting display by batsmen can help Pakistan beat Australia in today’s (Thursday) Twenty20 match of Tri-series in Harare. Talking to The Nation, Sallu, who is also an advisor (South) to ...

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  • TMoscow - The 2018 World Cup, the most thrilling football event in the world, kicked off in Russia Thursday in presence of President Vladimir Putin and other high ups, as the host nation took on Saudi Arabia in front of 80,000 people in Moscow. UK’s pop star Robbie Williams performed at the ...

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  • TMOSCOW - Russia's Denis Cheryshev was the star who helped the hosts thrash Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the FIFA World Cup 2018 opener here at the Luzhniki Stadium on Thursday. leksandr Golovin created that goal, set up the third for Artem Dzyuba, who had only just come off the bench, and scored a superb, ...

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  • TPakistan Embassy in Russia Thursday issued emergency contact numbers of embassy of Pakistan in Moscow for the assistance of Pakistani fans of FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia. The official spokesman of the embassy told The Nation that in case of emergency, Pakistani football fans visiting the Russian ...

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  • TTeam Chimpanze defeated Komodo Dragon 2-1 to clinch the 2018 Football For Friendship (F4F) World Championship trophy here at the Lokomotiv Stadium, Moscow. The winning team included the children from Benin, Dominican Republic, Colombia, Congo, Malawi, Saint Kitts and Nevis and a Russian coach. In ...

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  • TMoscow - Hosts Russia will face Saudi Arabia challenge in the FIFA World Cup 2018 opener, which will be played today (Thursday) at 8:00pm after a colourful opening ceremony of the mega football event. The excitement level is already touching sky high as the local and international fans, who have ...

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