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England, opener, Burns, miss, Sri Lanka, tour

England opener Burns to miss Sri Lanka tour

01 January, 2020 3:49 pm 3:49 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – England opener Rory Burns will be out of action for up to four months after ankle surgery and will miss the two-Test tour of Sri Lanka in March, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Tuesday. Burns was injured on Thursday while playing football to warm up for training … Read More


England bowlers took huge lessons from New Zealand tour, says skipper Root

12 December, 2019 12:23 pm 12:23 pm

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – England’s bowlers will have learned a lot from their series defeat to New Zealand, particularly in terms of how to battle through adversity on flat wickets, which will stand them in good stead for the tour of South Africa, captain Joe Root has said. The England attack were heavily criticized in media … Read More


FM, Shah Mahmood Qureshi, reaches, Qatar, one-day, tour

FM Shah Mahmood Qureshi reaches Qatar on one-day tour

12 December, 2019 9:29 am 9:29 am

QATAR (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi reached Qatar on a one-day tour on Tuesday. He will represent the country at Kuala Lumpur Summit to be held in Doha. Qatar Foreign Minister Chief of Protocol Ibrahim Yousaf welcomed him at Hammad International Airport. Pakistan High Commissioner in Malaysia Amna Baloch was also present … Read More


Bangladesh, cricketers, strike, tour, India, jeopardy

Bangladesh cricketers go on strike, tour of India in jeopardy

10 October, 2019 7:16 pm 7:16 pm

DHAKA (Reuters) – Bangladesh’s cricketers will be on an indefinite strike until a list of demands are met by the country’s cricket board (BCB), skipper Shakib Al Hasan said on Monday, putting next month’s tour of India in doubt. Players released a list of demands and the boycott has affected the ongoing National Cricket League, … Read More


Murray battles to first singles win on ATP tour since January

09 September, 2019 11:39 pm 11:39 pm

ZHUHAI (Reuters) – Former world number one Andy Murray won his first ATP tour singles match in nearly nine months with a 6-3 6-7(6) 6-1 victory over American Tennys Sandgren in the opening round of the Zhuhai Championships on Tuesday.  Murray, whose last win on the tour came in Brisbane prior to the Australian Open, … Read More


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Thirimanne, Shanaka to lead Sri Lanka on Pakistan tour

09 September, 2019 8:54 pm 8:54 pm

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Lahiru Thirimanne and Dasun Shanaka were named Sri Lanka’s one-day international and Twenty20 international captains respectively for the upcoming tour of Pakistan. The announcement on Wednesday comes two days after Dimuth Karunaratne and Lasith Malinga, the incumbents, informed Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) of their unwillingness to travel to Pakistan. The other players … Read More


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Cycling: Slovak Sagan claims fifth stage of Tour de France

07 July, 2019 5:38 am 5:38 am

COLMAR, France (Reuters) – Peter Sagan burst into life on the Tour de France when he claimed the fifth stage at the end of a 175.5-km bumpy ride from St Die des Vosges on Wednesday. The three-times world champion beat Belgian Wout van Aert and Italian Matteo Trentin in a sprint finish to strengthen his … Read More


Prime Minister, Imran Khan, reaches, homeland, Kyrgyzstan, tour

Prime Minister Imran Khan reaches homeland after Kyrgyzstan tour

06 June, 2019 9:05 pm 9:05 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday reached home after completing the Kyrgyzstan tour on Friday. The prime minister remained cynosure of the conference. A video showing PM Imran Khan and the Russian president went viral and was highly appreciated across the world. Both also held a meeting during the dinner. However, … Read More


Chinese, Chinese vice president

Chinese Vice President arrives in Lahore

05 May, 2019 6:17 pm 6:17 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan arrived in Lahore on Monday on his two day visit to the provincial capital. Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Ahmad Khan Buzdar along with provincial ministers welcomed the Chinese vice president. Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan will be chief guest at two ceremonies in Lahore. He … Read More


CJ Khosa, leaves, Russian, tour, Justice, Gulzar, takes, oath, acting CJ

Justice Gulzar takes oath as acting CJ as Khosa leaves for Russian tour

05 May, 2019 10:03 am 10:03 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Chief Justice of Pakistan Asif Saeed Khosa left for Russia on a seven-day official tour on Monday. Justice Gulzar Ahmed, the most senior judge, took the oath as acting CJP. Justice Shiekh Azmat Saeed administered the oath to the acting CJP. Judges, the attorney general, the advocate general and senior lawyers … Read More


Federal, cabinet, meets, today, 19-point, agenda

Federal cabinet meeting discusses 14-point agenda

04 April, 2019 9:53 am 9:53 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan  presided over a meeting of the federal cabinet to discuss a 14-point agenda on Tuesday. During the meeting, Prime Minister Imran Khan and Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi took the federal cabinet into confidence over the China tour. Finance Adviser Abdul Hafeez Shaikh briefed the cabinet about … Read More


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Aisam, Mexican partner win ATP Houston doubles title

04 April, 2019 9:25 am 9:25 am

HOUSTON (92 News) – Pakistani Aisamul Haq Qureshi and his Mexican partner Santiago Gonzalez won their first ATP Tour title as a team on Sunday, defeating British brothers Ken Skupski and Neal Skupski 3-6, 6-4, 10-6 to win the Fayez Sarofim & Co US Men’s Clay Court Championship in Houston. Gonzalez and Qureshi reached their … Read More


Froome’s bid for fifth Tour win to start in Brussels

10 October, 2018 8:45 am 8:45 am

(Reuters) – Chris Froome’s bid to equal Eddy Merckx’s five Tour de France titles will begin in Brussels next year after organisers announced the route for the three-week race on Thursday. The 2019 edition will mark the 50th anniversary of Belgian great Merckx’s first win and the 100th anniversary of the introduction of the fabled … Read More


Cricket World Cup Trophy to tour Pakistan from Oct 3 to 13

08 August, 2018 6:52 pm 6:52 pm

DUBAI (92 News) – The ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy will tour Pakistan from October 3 to 13, said a press release issued by the International Cricket Council (ICC). It will be in Lahore from October 3 to October 5, in Islamabad from October 6 to October 8 and in Karachi from October 9 to … Read More