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Spain’s Fernando Torres announces retirement from football

By Reuter

June 21, 2019 – 6:09 pm

Spain’s World Cup winning striker Fernando Torres announced his retirement from football on Friday, bringing an end to a glittering 18-year career.

Wrong to blame any individual for Pakistan’s poor show, says Hafeez

By Nazia Aktar

June 20, 2019 – 10:15 pm

LONDON: Senior all-rounder and former Pakistan captain Mohammad Hafeez has said the last few days have been very painful for him and his team as the national side has come under severe criticism following their poor show in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.

Mohsin Khan steps down from special PCB cricket committee

By News Desk

June 20, 2019 – 5:26 pm

LAHORE: Former Test cricketer Mohsin Khan has stepped down as Chair of the Pakistan Cricket Board’s Cricket Committee, which was tasked to carry out a thorough review of the national team’s performance following the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019.

Quetta’s Bugti stadium to be commercialised

By Sports Desk

June 19, 2019 – 5:42 pm

Pakistan Cricket Board approved a proposal to commercialise the Bugti Cricket Stadium in Quetta, agreeing on setting up a Working Group to draft and submit detailed proposals on the matter.

PCB chiefs back Pakistan team despite ‘below expectation’ World Cup performance

By Web Desk

June 19, 2019 – 5:42 pm

LAHORE: The Board of Governors of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has put their “faith, support and confidence” in the Pakistan cricket team despite their “below expectation” performance ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019.