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Friday, December 13, 2019 | Today's Paper

Bad light halts play in Pakistan’s stop-start Test homecoming

By Sports Desk

December 13, 2019 – 5:07 pm

RAWALPINDI: Bad light halted play in Rawalpindi on Friday as conditions continued to play havoc with Pakistan’s first home Test in a decade, against Sri Lanka.


Azhar Ali seeks redemption in Sri Lanka Test series

By Sports Desk

December 10, 2019 – 4:16 pm

Captain Azhar Ali says he is determined to put up a good show in the first Test against Sri Lanka tomorrow. 


WADA bans Russia from Olympics for four years over doping

By AFP

December 9, 2019 – 5:19 pm

LAUSANNE: The World Anti-Doping Agency on Monday banned Russia from global sporting events including the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics after accusing Moscow of falsifying data from an anti-doping laboratory.


Sudan’s first female football stars push for women’s rights

By AFP

December 9, 2019 – 5:17 pm

Within months of Sudan’s first women’s football league kicking off, the championship’s emerging stars are being hailed as icons for equal rights in a country transitioning to civilian rule.


Test cricket returns to Pakistan after more than ten years as Sri Lankan team arrive in Islamabad

By Sports Desk

December 9, 2019 – 5:17 pm

ISLAMABAD: The Test squad of the Sri Lankan cricket team arrived at Islamabad International Airport on Monday morning ahead of a two match Test series between the national teams of Pakistan and Sri Lanka.