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CSA chief executive suspended over misconduct allegations

JOHANNESBURG:     Cricket South Africa (CSA) announced that chief executive Thabang Moroe had been suspended on allegations of misconduct as the body faces a mounting crisis. Shortly before it was announced that Moroe had been suspended, the South African Cricketers’ Association (SACA) called for the resignation of Moroe and the entire CSA board, while a major sponsor announced it would …

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TV umpire to call no-balls in cricket first

ISLAMABAD:     Cricket is to trial using a TV umpire instead of the on-field official to call no-balls in the series between India and West Indies, following a rash of mistakes. The Twenty20 and one-day games, starting with the first T20 in Hyderabad on Friday, “will be contested trialing technology to call front foot no balls”, the International Cricket Council …

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ICC appoints match officials for Pkaistan, Sri Lanka Test series

LAHORE:    The International Cricket Council has confirmed umpire and match referee appointments for the ICC World Test Championship fixtures between Pakistan and Sri Lanka, to be played from 11-23 December, said a press release by the PCB. Andy Pycroft will lead the Playing Control Team for the opening Test in Rawalpindi from 11-15 December, which will also include Michael …

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Pak vs Aus: Mitchell Starc takes six as Babar Azam narrowly misses century

ADELAIDE:     Mitchell Starc took six wickets and denied Babar Azam a century to break stubborn resistance from the Pakistan batsmen Sunday as they work to save the day-night second Test at Adelaide Oval. The visitors resumed on an overcast day teetering at 96 for six in reply to Australia´s first innings 589 for three declared, built on the back …

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Pak vs Aus: Yasir Shah hailed for fighting maiden Test century against Australia

ADELAIDE:     Yasir Shah scored a fighting maiden Test century on Sunday as Pakistan battled back against Australia in the day-night second Test in Adelaide. Best-known as a spin bowler, the 33-year-old’s highest score in his previous 36 Tests was just 42. But after playing second fiddle to Babar Azam in a 105-run partnership, Yasir took charge when his countryman …

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Englan’s Anderson to continue recovery in South Africa

South Africa:     England paceman James Anderson will step up his recovery from a calf injury at a specialist pace bowling camp in Potchefstroom ahead of a four-test series in South Africa starting next month, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has said. Anderson, England’s top test wicket-taker with 575 victims, sustained the injury playing for Lancashire in July …

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‘Babar Azam should bat at number four’ – Imran Khan messages Wasim Akram

Islamabad :     Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has sent a special message for batsman Babar Azam – who displayed magnificent rearguard action alongside Mohammad Rizwan in the first test against Australia in Brisbane on Sunday – that the right-handed batter should play at number four position, said former legendary pacer Wasim Akram. Akram said that Pakistan Prime Minister Imran …

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Wrestling Champions Alberto Del Rio, Rhino & Sammy coming to Pakistan

World Wrestling Champions at Dreamworld on Dec 21st 2019, Islamabad:    (Parliament Times)    The Pro Wrestling Federation of Pakistan (PWFP) and Dreamworld Resort, following the success of Rumble in Pakistan held earlier this year, have joined hands once more to organize another high profile wrestling extravaganza next month. Hailed as the biggest event in Pakistan’s Pro Wrestling history yet, …

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9th Pakistan Mountain Festival to kick off from November 30

Islamabad :    (Parliament Times)   As many as 12 events will be organised during the two-week long 9th edition of Pakistan Mountain Festival beginning with the launching of the mountain ambassadors on November 30, said the Executive Director Devcom-Pakistan Munir Ahmed while talking to this scribe on Saturday. Well-known environmentalist Munir Ahmed is the founder and director of Pakistan Mountain …

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