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Brazil Launches World Cup 2014 with 3-1 Victory Over Croatia

Brazil Launches World Cup 2014 with 3-1 Victory Over Croatia

Friday, June 13, 2014 12:09

Brazil launched the World Cup with an emotion-fuelled 3-1 victory over Croatia on Thursday as an opening day which began with violent clashes gave way to an outpouring of joyful celebrations. [caption id="attachment_37506" align="alignright" width="247"] Brazil ...

Rafael Nadal wins Ninth French Open

Rafael Nadal wins Ninth French Open

Monday, June 9, 2014 11:59

Rafael Nadal clinched his ninth French Open and 14th career Grand Slam title on Sunday with a brutal 3-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-4 victory over a battling Novak Djokovic. [caption id="attachment_37447" align="alignright" width="384"] Rafael Nadal[/caption] The world number ...

Qatar Rejects Plot to Buy FIFA World Cup 2022

Qatar Rejects Plot to Buy FIFA World Cup 2022

Monday, June 2, 2014 11:26

Qatar's 2022 football World Cup organisers vehemently denied any wrong-doing after a British newspaper alleged a top official paid more than $5 million to secure support in the bidding process. [caption id="attachment_37372" align="alignright" width="360"] ...

Mohammad Imran says Absence in Hockey World Cup Still Hurts

Mohammad Imran says Absence in Hockey World Cup Still Hurts

Saturday, May 31, 2014 11:43

[caption id="attachment_37347" align="alignright" width="384"] Mohammad Imran[/caption] National hockey team captain Mohammad Imran, one of the participants of the 2010 World Cup, reiterated his disappointment over the greenshirts not being able to qualify for this year’s mega event for the ...

Najam Sethi Vows to Step Down After Settling PCB Affairs

Najam Sethi Vows to Step Down After Settling PCB Affairs

Thursday, May 22, 2014 11:19

[caption id="attachment_37317" align="alignright" width="384"] Najam Sethi[/caption] Restored Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi declared that he is on a mission to put things back on track in the board and will step down once he achieves the ...

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Najam Sethi Back as PCB Chief Supreme Court Suspends IHC Decision

Najam Sethi Back as PCB Chief Supreme Court Suspends IHC Decision

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 11:58

[caption id="attachment_37293" align="alignright" width="480"] Najam Sethi[/caption] In yet another twist, the Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday suspended a decision of the Islamabad High Court that declared illegal appointment of Najam Sethi as chairman of the Pakistan Cricket ...

Najam Sethi to Appeal as PCB Lurches into Fresh Crisis

Najam Sethi to Appeal as PCB Lurches into Fresh Crisis

Monday, May 19, 2014 10:23

Suspended cricket chief Najam Sethi vowed on Sunday to appeal against a court judgement which reinstated his rival in the latest round of musical chairs in the game's management. [caption id="attachment_37247" align="alignnone" width="600"] Najam Sethi[/caption] The Islamabad high court on ...

Pakistan vs India to Play six Full Series

Pakistan vs India to Play six Full Series

Thursday, May 15, 2014 12:02

Pakistan confirmed on Wednesday it had agreed to play six full series of cricket against India with official backing, the first since the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks suspended play between the teams. [caption id="attachment_37208" align="alignright" width="360"] ...

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Real Deal for Pakistani Slum Kids (Football)

Real Deal for Pakistani Slum Kids (Football)

Thursday, May 15, 2014 11:56

It's a long way from the Bernabeu, but on a dusty pitch in a Karachi slum, a group of scrawny Pakistani boys in the famous white shirt of Real Madrid tear around after a football. [caption id="attachment_37204" align="alignright" width="360"]...

Dilshan Back for Sri Lanka after Missing Asia Cup Win

Dilshan Back for Sri Lanka after Missing Asia Cup Win

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 16:33

Opening batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan and fast bowler Nuwan Kulasekara, who missed the recent Asia Cup due to injuries, have been named in Sri Lanka's 15-man squad for the upcoming five one-day internationals in England. [caption id="attachment_37183" align="alignright" width="360"] ...

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