Raheel Hanif

  • TLAHORE   -   Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Wednesday found itself in yet another controversy when majority of its Board of Governors (BoG) members took a rebellion route to upstage PCB chief Ehsan Mani’s ambitious plans to revamp cricketing structure in the country. The ...

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  • TLAHORE - Lahore Qalandars owner and CEO Atif Rana Tuesday said Pakistan-leg of PSL-4 matches are still very much on the schedule and their preparations for the home matches in Lahore are in progress. Talking to the Nation from Dubai, the Qalandars owner confirmed that there were rumours all around ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ehsan Mani Tuesday named Sarfaraz Ahmed as Pakistan captain for the ICC World Cup 2019, which starts in England from May 30, in an attempt to quell rumours regarding the change of guard at the helm of Pakistan team. Addressing a press conference at Gaddaffi ...

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  • TLahore - The heartthrob of Pakistan’s own Twen20 league’s brand, Lahore Qalandars, has faced a rocky road so far and ended up in a disappointment for fans with their performances on the field. Despite being the team that had the most supporters even before the tournament started, they ...

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  • TLAHORE - Wapda chairman Lt Gen (Retd) Muzammil Hussain Wednesday lamented the government neglect towards sports and sportsmen when it can be used as a binding force in the ethnically and religiously diverse population of the country. Talking to The Nation after presenting cash awards to ...

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  • TLahore - The Pakistan Super League organisers have committed a huge blunder and apparently deprived Luke Ronchi of the best batsman award supposed to be given to the highest run-scorer in the event. Instead the award was handed to another in-form batsman Kamran Akmal of Peshawar Zalmi, who has also ...

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  • TLAHORE-The Pakistan Super League’s third edition currently underway in the Pakistan’s home ground of exile days the United Arab Emirates. The PSL is a showpiece event of the Pakistan cricket Board and no doubt the board has reaped many benefits in terms of talent and earning respect and ...

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  • TLahore - Pakistan’s budding cricketing talent got an unprecedented send-off here Tuesday in a glittering and glamorous ceremony. Pakistan Under-19 cricket team would depart for Australia for a short one-day series before heading to New Zealand for the ICC Under-19 World Cup. The budding stars ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistanis Sunday were all delighted, and grateful to courageous Sri Lanka cricketers – who returned to Gaddafi Stadium after the long eight cricket-dry years of Pakistan. International cricket was suspended in Pakistan after the 2009 gun attack on the Sri Lankan team’s bus in ...

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  • TLAHORE - Helped by a fiery 86 runs from Babar Azam and disciplined bowling, Pakistan easily defeated World XI by 20 runs Tuesday here at the Gaddafi Stadium. Spinners consolidated Pakistan's gains in the middle, slowing the World XI's run rate after Rumman Raees took the side's openers in sixth ...

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  • TLahore-The wait is over. A long road to recovery after the shocking and moronic attack on Pakistan sports has reached its defining milestone. And befittingly from where this isolation has started eight years ago, from there it is going to end as  Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium is all set to ...

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  • TLahore - The government is also taking the health of the visitors equally seriously, as it has established an eight-bed hospital inside a five star hotel where the World XI players are residing. The doctors and paramedical staff from Fatima Jinnah Medical University have been given the main ...

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  • TLahore - Pakistan Cricket Board Wednesday suspended fast bowler Mohammad Irfan for one year and fined him Rs one million after he admitted failing to report approaches by bookmakers linked to spot-fixing, cricket authorities said Wednesday. The decision was announced after both parties reached an ...

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  • TLAHORE - The spot-fixing scandal that has emerged at the start of the Pakistan Super League’s second edition is getting monstrous as Pakistan Cricket Board Tuesday charged and suspended giant fast bowler M Irfan over allegations of spot-fixing. The sources said the investigations so far has ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan went cricket frenzy on Sunday giving the game a new meaning when the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final showdown turned into a show of Pakistanis’ resilience and courage against terrorism. The zeal of cricket crazy nation evaporated all the terror fears up into smoke as ...

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  • TDubai - Peshawar Zalmi fast bowler Wahab Riaz couldn't hold back his tears as he dedicated Peshawar Zalmi's win over Karachi Kings to his late father, who expired a few days before the Pakistan Super League began. It was an emotional moment indeed when Peshawar Zalmi vanquished Karachi Kings and ...

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  • TDubai -  A magnificent century by Kamran Akmal, the first one of the second season of the Pakistan Super League, helped Peshawar Zalmi reach the final of the event that would be played first time on the home soil. Zalmi propelled by a superb ton from an inform Akmal (104) set Karachi Kings a ...

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  • TDUBAI -  The last day of the second edition of the Pakistan Super League in the desert anticipates more drama and promises an enthralling contest to decide the finalists of the event. As Pakistna’s Twenty20 league is going to become Pakistani for first time since its inception, the third ...

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  • TOnce again Pakistan cricket has come into the limelight and headlines for all the wrong reasons. After suffering for a decade of a torment started with the attack on Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore, reaching its climax with the fixing scam during England series that followed by a long battle ...

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  • TLahore - Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shaharyar Khan Wednesday put the ball in the government’s court for holding the Pakistan Super League Final in Lahore. While reiterating the Board’s resolve to hold the PSL final in Lahore, the PCB chief said they are ready to host the event at ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Pakistan Cricket Board Wednesday announced that the round-table conference aimed at improving the sport in the country, and scheduled for March 6 and 7, has been cancelled in light of the current situation including corruption scandal in the ongoing Pakistan Super League as well as the ...

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  • TNational game hit new low After change at the helm of the PHF affairs it was expected that a positive change would come in the dwindling fortunes of the national game with the aid of the government’s generosity. Unfortunately, the current management also lacks direction and has failed to ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan cricket is always in the limelight and in the news for all the right and wrong reasons. Over the years, bashing the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has become a favourite pastime of our esteemed selected media houses and a bunch of former ‘sagacious’ cricketers. This ...

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  • TLAHORE - No one expected that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) would be able to hold the Pakistan Super League (PSL) in a highly successful manner. The inaugural edition – the PSL 2016 title – was won by Islamabad United, led by Misbahul Haq, after defeating Quetta Gladiators – ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan team will be without a regular head coach during their England tour, a source in the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) revealed Wednesday. “It looks almost certain. The PCB high-ups are facing a lot of problems in finalising the name of new head coach. There were many difference ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has turned down an offer from International Hockey Federation (FIH) to play in Hockey Champions Trophy over ‘fear of defeat’. Being the silver medalists in the last edition in 2014, the FIH had extended the invitation to Pakistan to play in the ...

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  • TLAHORE: Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has turned down an offer from International Hockey Federation (FIH) to play in Hockey Champions Trophy over ‘fear of defeat’. Being the silver medalists in the last edition in 2014, the FIH had extended the invitation to Pakistan to play in the ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Wednesday announced squad for this month's Asia Cup that would be followed by the World Twenty20, defying all the logics and requisites to be considered to select a national side for a big event. The current PCB hierarchy through its selection policies has made ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Cricket Board chief Shaharyar Khan yesterday put Pakistan in a further ridiculous position, making mockery through a series of statements on proposed Pakistan-India cricket series.The Pakistan cricket chiefs, who were earlier humiliated by the BCCI in India for no show of BCCI ...

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  • TContemporary to Pak-India series saga and another classical case of PCB chief Shaharyar Khan’s ‘sanity’ is of disgraced Pakistan fast bowler M Aamir’s return into the national fold. The PCB high-ups, most notably Najam Sethi and Shaharyar, had earlier championed as savior of ...

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