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Babar Azam Dethrones Kohli to Become Top Ranked ODI Batsman
Pakistan captain Babar Azam on Wednesday ended the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League matches against South Africa as the No.1 ranked ODI batsman in the world, overtaking Indian skipper Virat Kohli. Babar had moved ahead of Kohli to No.1 position after his 103 in the first match of the series. But, he slipped to second (five points behind Kohli) after scoring 31 in the second match. However, after…
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Fawad Alam Continues His Exceptional Record in Karachi
Middle-order batsman, Fawad Alam, might only be playing his 8th Test match currently, but he is a veteran in the domestic circuit, having played over 170 First-Class matches. Fawad’s comeback to the national team has been remarkable. He scored a century against New Zealand in New Zealand and has completed another ton against South Africa in the first Test match at National Stadium Karachi. This is Fawad’s first Test match…
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Pakistani Football Star Karishma Makes it to Forbes 30 Under 30
Karishma Ali, a 23-year old girl from Chitral, has been making her country proud. Last year, Karishma was named among ‘Forbes’ 30 under 30’ along with the likes of tennis star, Naomi Osaka, and renowned surfer, Owen Wright. Karishma is the first girl from Chitral to have played football at the international level. She has represented Pakistan in the Jubilee Games in Dubai and her team was the first women’s…
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Pakistan Army Recruits TikTok Long Jumper Asif Magsi
The latest social media sensation, Asif Magsi, has been recruited by the Pakistan Army after his series of videos attempting long jumps went viral a few days ago. Magsi captivated everyone with his long jump over 11 bikes and then over a water canal with the Pakistani flag in his hand. He has even been praised by legendary track and field athlete, Carl Lewis, who said Magsi has the right…
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Pakistani man bags his 30th Guinness World Record
ISLAMABAD – Pakistani martial artist, Irfan Mehsood, has scored his 30th Guinness World Record with the latest record of most jumping jacks in one minute carrying an 80 lb pack. “I attempted the record in Dera Ismail Khan in January this year in which I did 70 jumping jacks in one minute and broke the record of Silvio Sabba of Italy who had done 57 in a minute,” said Irfan,…
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Aisam, Aqeel help Pakistan blank Slovenia
Seasoned campaigners Aisam-ul-Haq and Aqeel Khan showed their class and experience again on Monday as Pakistan blanked Slovenia 3-0 in the World Group I playoff here at the Pakistan Sports Complex. After winning their respective singles matches, both Aisam and Aqeel showed impressive performance against their Slovenian opponents in the doubles. The tie, which was originally scheduled to be held on Friday-Saturday, was delayed for two days because of inclement…
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Aisam, Inglot take first team title in New York
Pakistan’s Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi, partnering with UK’s Dominic Inglot, has won the doubles trophy at New York Open Indoor ATP World Tennis Championship played at the most unique and only Black Court Indoor Arena in Long Island, New York. The Anglo-Pak duo took their partnership to new heights at the New York Open, as they clinched the doubles title with a tight 7-6(5), 7-6(6) win over Steve Johnson/Reilly Opelka. This is…
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Pakistan defeat India, win Kabaddi World Cup for the first time
Pakistan emerged victorious from a close contest against India in the final of the Kabaddi World Cup on Sunday in Lahore’s Punjab Stadium. The hosts won 43-41 to become Kabaddi world champions for the first time. Pakistan won the toss and decided to raid first. In the beginning, India was leading and maintained the margin of a couple of points until the first session was over. The contest between the…