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Manchester City awaits verdict in UEFA ban case

Manchester: Manchester City will get the verdict on Monday in its appeal against a two-year ban from UEFA competitions. The Court of Arbitration for Sport on Friday set the date to publish the ruling from its panel of three judges. The…

PCB forced to sell logo rights for lower price

Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has managed to rope in a sponsor for the national team ahead of its England tour but it had to settle for a far less amount than what it envisaged. According to a reliable source, PCB has decided…

Ahmad resigns as HI president, Nigombam replaces him

New Delhi: Hockey India President Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad has resigned from his position citing personal commitments, a development that was expected after the Sports Ministry asked him to quit, declaring his election violative of the national…

ACC defers Asia Cup until June 2021

New Delhi: The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) on Thursday postponed the Asia Cup tournament, scheduled for September this year, until June 2021 owing to an upsurge in COVID-19 cases in the region. The development further clears the way for…

Holder scalps six, England fold up for 204

Southampton: West Indies captain Jason Holder was the star of the day on Thursday as his six wickets helped the visitors bundle out England for 204 in the first innings of the first Test between the two sides at the Ageas Bowl in…

Googly will be my weapon in England, says Yasir

London: Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah believes the googly will be his "most important weapon" in England and said he is also eyeing a century with the bat against the hosts during the upcoming Test series beginning next month. The…