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Younis and Shafiq give Pakistan the edge in fourth Test

LONDON: Asad Shafiq and Younis Khan both scored hundreds as Pakistan built a slender first-innings lead on the second day of the fourth Test...

Oval Test : Asad dedicates his century to Pakistani Legend

London: Asad Shafiq dedicated his impressive century against England at The Oval on Friday to late Pakistan batting great Hanif Mohammad. “I would definitely like...

China’s Xiang Yanmei clinches gold medal in weightlifting

RIO DE JANEIRO, (AFP) - China lifter Xiang Yanmei recovered from a nasty bang on the head to clinch gold in the women s...

Hernandez wins first boxing medal for US in Olympics since 2008

RIO DE JANEIRO, (AFP) - Light flyweight Nico Hernandez won the first Olympic medal for American men s boxing in eight years on Wednesday...

Pakistan shooter Minhal’s Olympics journey ends

KARACHI: Pakistani shooter Minhal Sohail on Saturday failed to qualify for the main round of 10 metre Rifle Shooting event on the first day...

Paula Pareto wins Argentina’s first ever Judo gold in Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO,(AFP) - Paula Pareto won Argentina s first ever judo gold medal at the Olympics by beating South Korea s Jeong Bo-Kyeong...

British swimmer breaks the 100m breaststroke record at Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 6, 2016 (AFP) - Adam Peaty launched his quest to end 28 years of Olympic hurt for Britain s male...

Olympics 2016: IOC chief urges unity in ‘world of crises, mistrust’

RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP) - International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach made an appeal for unity in a troubled world Friday as the opening...

Olympics 2016: American teenager Thrasher wins first gold of Rio Games

Rio De Janerio: Unflappable American teenager Virginia Thrasher won the first gold medal of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Saturday, holding her nerve...

Indian Top wrestler Narsingh fails dope test, may miss Olympics

Top wrestler Narsingh Yadav has tested positive for a banned substance and may miss out on participating in the coming Rio Olympics. The 74kg freestyle...

Misbah dedicates Lord’s win to Abdul Sattar Edhi

LONDON: After clinching historic win in the first test match of four-match series against England at Lord's, Pakistan test cricket team captain Misbahul-Haq dedicated...

Misbah becomes oldest Test centurion in 82 years

LONDON: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq became the oldest player to score a Test century for 82 years when he reached three figures against England at...