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sana mir replaced by bismah maroof as pakistan odi skipper


by: express web desk | published:october 1, 2017 6:28 pm sana mir led pakistan in women’s world cup 2017. (source: file)top newsthe pakistan cricket board (pcb) on saturday removed sana mir from the captaincy and she was replaced by bismah maroof. pakistan had a dismal run in the 2017 women’s world cup where mir’s side failed to win a single game in the competition and bowed out winless. maroof is already leading pakistan’s t20i side after sana mir stepped down from the position in 2016.pcb chairman najam sethi insisted that the decisions have been taken after a “comprehensive internal review” and further added that this transformation would bring a change in the game play and results.“these are well thought out decisions taken after a comprehensive internal review. i a...






pakistan captain sana mir hoping to ride men’s team’s wave of success in icc wom


by: express web desk | updated: june 24, 2017 12:21 am sana mir has done her bit to change the perception about women’s cricket in pakistan. (source: pti)top newspakistan captain sana mir said that the team would like to ride the wave created by the men’s team and perform in the icc women’s world cup 2017.“during the pakistan innings (in the final) we were practising at grace road, and then before lunch we saw the last 10 overs of the pakistan batting and we were super excited about the way they played.“then we watched the whole second innings and the bowling performance, it’s wonderful to see the men doing so well.“it was something that was needed for the country, we’re such a sports loving country and we have been looking for a big win for a long time now so it’s a...






icc women’s world cup 2017: we weren’t allowed to play cricket with boys because


by: express web desk | updated: july 2, 2017 6:54 pm pakistan women’s team is yet to win a match at the icc women’s world cup 2017. (source: file)related newsyet to win a match in the ongoing icc world cup, pakistan women’s cricket team is hoping of replicate men’s champions trophy triumph in the ongoing icc tournament. the sana mir-led women’s team has put up a brilliant show with the ball against arch-rivals india. sharing her past experience, the pakistan skipper said they were not allowed to play with the boys because the culture was quite different.“we were not allowed to play on the roads with the boys because the culture was quite different. people would ask why a girl is playing cricket. in the last five-six years, i have seen a massive change in the perception, ma...






meet pakistan women’s cricket team, captained by sana mir


by: express web desk | updated: july 1, 2017 10:32 pm pakistan women’s cricket team take on india in world cup.related newsit’s been 20 years since pakistan women’s cricket team came into existence. they played their first one-day international against new zealand in 1997 and today, the pakistan team is in england to play the women’s world cup. pakistan did not have a women’s cricket team and the idea to have a team was floated by two sisters shaiza and sharmeen khan in 1996. a team which did not to qualify for the world cup until 2009 after playing the 1997 edition in india, is not anymore an easy team to beat.captain by sana mir, pakistan are seventh in the women’s world rankings and almost beat south africa in their opening game of the ongoing world cup in england. the...






pakistan women’s cricket team captain sana mir refuses to attend camp under new


by: pti | karachi | published:september 27, 2017 7:32 pm sana mir (r), apparently is not happy how the women’s wing, headed by shamsha hashmi, is operating. (source: express file)top newsyet another controversy is brewing up in pakistan cricket as woman team captain sana mir has refused to attend the training camp for the upcoming new zealand series under new head coach mark coles.the board has announced that coles, appointed only for the new zealand series, will conduct a training camp and fitness tests for the players in lahore.however, sana shot an email to the board, saying she would neither attend the camp nor give any fitness tests as a protest against the management.sana, apparently is not happy how the women’s wing, headed by shamsha hashmi, is operating.“i believe this ...






india vs pakistan, icc women’s world cup: in low scorer, ekta bisht helps india


by: express web desk | updated: july 2, 2017 9:41 pm ekta bisht returned with five-wicket haul against pakistan. (source: ap)related newsindian spin bowling attack scripted a magnificent win for their side after the mithali raj-led side beat pakistan by 95 runs to bag their third consecutive win in the tournament. defending a total of 169, india began the proceedings pretty well. ekta bisht scalped the first wicket when she trapped opener ayesha zafar in front of the stumps for 1 while jhulan goswami provided india with the second breakthrough after she dismissed javeria khan for 6.pakistan then faced a flurry of wickets to get reduced to 6/26. nahida khan and skipper sana mir tried to hold on to the innings but nahida was undone by harmanpreet kaur for 23. no other batter except for...






sarfraz ahmed appointed test captain of pakistan


sarfraz ahmed now becomes the test captain of pakistan. so, that means he will now lead pakistan in all three formats. earlier, last month pakistan under the leadership of sarfraz ahmed lifted the icc champions trophy, defeating india in the finals to clinch the crown. it seems sarfraz had added another feather to his crown. sarfraz replaced azhar ali as the captain of the odi format earlier in february 2017. he is also the skipper of national t20 team. today’s announcement ends the long speculation over the identity of misbah-ul-haq’s successor as test captain. misbah, who retired at the end of pakistan’s tour of west indies in may, was pakistan’s longest serving and most successful test captain, leading them to 26 wins in 56 matches.the 30-year-old wicketkeeper, who is a regula...






icc women's world cup 2017: meet the pakistan women's team led by skipper sana m


on july 2, the indian women’s cricket team is going to take on pakistan for the 3rd time in the ongoing women’s world cup. last time these two teams met in icc women’s world cup 2013 (held in india) and now, after 4 years, the stage is ready once again and both the sides are all set to play this big game of the world series. most of the indian cricket fans have been following the progress rate of the indian women’s team under the captaincy of mithali raj in the current series while ahead of the next game, let’s know the players from the pakistan women’s team who will be facing the indian ladies in derby.the team which started playing cricket on the international platform from 1997 has added numerous feathers in its cap over the past years. though they didn’t qualify for the ...






india vs pakistan live score, icc women’s world cup 2017: india win toss and ele


by: express web desk | updated: july 2, 2017 2:38 pm india vs pakistan live cricket score, icc women’s world cup: india take on pakistan to keep winning momentum going. (source: reuters)related newsindia take on pakistan in their third group game in the icc women’s world cup at the county ground in derby seeking a third win in three games. pakistan, on the other hand, have lost both their group games so far. historically, india have beaten pakistan in all their nine odi encounters and, on paper, the streak is likely to continue. smriti mandhana is in sublime form and the spinners have aided the batsmen. mithali raj will lead india while pakistan will be captained by sana mir. catch live scores and updates from india vs pakistan in icc women’s world cup 2017.india women vs pakist...






misbah-ul-haq, kumar sangakkara set to play for mcc against afghanistan


by: express web desk | published:july 2, 2017 1:39 pm misbah-ul-haq is the only pakistan skipper to win a test series on caribbean soil. (source: file)related newsformer pakistan skipper misbah-ul-haq to join the likes of kumar sangakkara and shivnarine chanderpaul as the star-studded mcc squad prepares to play against afghanistan on july 11 at lord’s.misbah, who recently retired from international cricket after guiding pakistan to 2-1 series win over west indies, is the only pakistan skipper to win a test series on caribbean soil.meanwhile, surrey opener sangakkara has been in tremendous form with the bat during the county cricket championship. the left-handed batsman, who scored a double ton against essex, has hit six hundreds in 11 innings. by doing so, he became the first playe...






pakistan vs england, icc champions trophy 2017: we are really motivated for the


by: express web desk | published:june 14, 2017 2:29 pm pakistan take on england in first semi-final in cardiff. (source: reuters)pakistan are set to take on hosts england in first semi-final of icc champions trophy 2017 in cardiff and pakistan skipper sarfraz ahmed in a video uploaded on pakistan’s official facebook page, prior to their clash against the englishmen talked about their progress in the tournament.“first of all i want to thank almighty for making us register a place in the semi-final and perform well especially after the kind of show we put in the first game. all credit goes to the boys for their performance and comeback after losing the first match and we hope to continue with form in the semi-final as well,” said the pakistan skipper.talking about the team managem...






india vs pakistan live score, icc women’s world cup 2017: nashra strikes as raut


by: express web desk | updated: july 2, 2017 4:37 pm india vs pakistan live cricket score, icc women’s world cup: india take on pakistan to keep winning momentum going. (source: reuters)related newsindia take on pakistan in their third group game in the icc women’s world cup at the county ground in derby seeking a third win in three games. pakistan, on the other hand, have lost both their group games so far. historically, india have beaten pakistan in all their nine odi encounters and, on paper, the streak is likely to continue. smriti mandhana is in sublime form and the spinners have aided the batsmen. mithali raj will lead india while pakistan will be captained by sana mir. catch live scores and updates from india vs pakistan in icc women’s world cup 2017.india women vs pakist...






sachin tendulkar lends support to women’s cricket ahead of the world cup qualifi


by: pti | dubai | published:february 4, 2017 1:30 pm sachin tendulkar wrote a column for icc where he spoke on variety of issues prior to the women’s world cup qualifiers. (source: pti)sachin tendulkar on urday said he is excited about the icc women’s world cup scheduled later this year as the event has a big role to play in globalising the game. “the inclusion of thailand in world cup cricket may be asurprise for some of you but it is a reality! thailand will be bidding to feature in this year’s icc women’s world cup when it will play in the qualifiers in colombo next week,” tendulkar wrote in a column for the icc.“subsequently, the icc women’s world cup 2017 in the united kingdom in june-july will see top notch cricket being played by some of the finest and exemplary women cricketers fr






pakistan ready to go on the attack against australia


lowly pakistan has vowed to attack australia's star-studded batting line up in wednesday's lopsided world cup clash at leicester as they look to spring one of the greatest upsets in the tournament's history.captain sana mir says her side was desperate to salvage some pride from a horror start to the competition, and wouldn't be intimidated by the likes of australia skipper meg lanning, ellyse perry and nicole bolton, who have all been in red-hot form with the bat.tomas bugg reported for strikingvideo duration00:47previous slidenext slidevideo duration02:08plays of the weekplays of the weektry scoring bonanzas and giant slaying performances, these are the plays of the week.tomas bugg reported for strikingvideo duration00:47video duration00:47tomas bugg reported for strikingtomas bugg ...






pakistan vs england, icc champions trophy 2017: we are really motivated for the


by: express web desk | published:june 14, 2017 2:29 pm pakistan take on england in first semi-final in cardiff. (source: reuters)related newspakistan are set to take on hosts england in first semi-final of icc champions trophy 2017 in cardiff and pakistan skipper sarfraz ahmed in a video uploaded on pakistan’s official facebook page, prior to their clash against the englishmen talked about their progress in the tournament.“first of all i want to thank almighty for making us register a place in the semi-final and perform well especially after the kind of show we put in the first game. all credit goes to the boys for their performance and comeback after losing the first match and we hope to continue with form in the semi-final as well,” said the pakistan skipper.talking about the ...






india beat pakistan, here's how twitter world trolled pakistan


india women beat pakistan women by 95 runs at derby today in the women’s world cup. india did not start off well, losing early wickets, the top order which comprises of big names like smriti mandhana and mithali raj. still they managed to put on 169, which wasn’t looking like a challenging total. it seemed like india would lose to pakistan, a feat that has not been achieved by the pakistan women’s cricket team.with so much at stake, one expected the pakistani women to show application, but they did the exact opposite. they were soon at the barrel at 9 for 3 which soon became 14 for 4. at that stage indian women were looking clear winners. ekta bisht had already picked three top order batswoman. sana mir was the highest scorer for them, she scored 29 runs. that tells you the story.ind...






icc champions trophy 2017: virat kohli is a brilliant batsman but he has failed


by: express web desk | updated: may 28, 2017 3:07 pm pakistan pacer junaid khan took a jibe at indian skipper virat kohli. (source: ap)team india’s first match in the champions trophy is against pakistan on sunday, june 4th. ahead of the blockbuster contest, as both the teams gear up for the match, mind games have begun off the field.pakistan pacer junaid khan is the first one to come out and take a jibe at indian skipper virat kohli. speaking to the express tribune, he said,”i have dismissed him in three out of the four matches we have faced each other. he is a brilliant batsman but he has failed against me.”earlier pakistan skipper sarfaraz khan had said,“we have a better record against india in the champions trophy, not in other competitions. we are looking to maintain that...






dangal's geeta, fatima sana shaikh to romance aamir khan in thugs of hindostan?


the finalising of the female lead in aamir khan’s thugs of hindostan has been a knackering process. names of various actresses have been doing rounds of media and another name just got added to it. aamir’s on-screen daughter in dangal played by fatima sana sheikh is rumoured to be auditioning for the role. a picture of fatima sana sheikh is doing rounds of media and it has made way for rumours that she is being considered for the role.fatima played the role of geeta phogat in the blockbuster dangal and impressed viewers and critics alike. but the new photo that has been leaked features sana in a completely different avatar. she can be seen as a warrior.a still fro, dangal (courtesy: twitter/@im_fatimashaikh)a trade insider told a leading daily that if sana is finalised for the...






india vs pakistan, icc women’s world cup 2017: india beat pakistan again, who sa


by: express web desk | updated: july 2, 2017 9:25 pm indian women’s team beat pakistan women’s side in icc women’s world cup 2017. (source: ap)related newsindian women’s team thumped pakistan by runs after riding on emphatic bowling display from spinner ekta bisht who returned with figures of 5/ . defending a mere total of 169, india began the proceedings pretty well to scalp first three wickets at a team score of 9.pakistan were later left tottering at 26/6 before nahida khan and captain sana mir provided them with some resistance. but nahida’s stay wasn’t a long one at the crease as she too was undone by harmanpreet kaur for 23. no other pakistan batter managed to touch the double figure mark as they were bundled out for 74. here’s what pundits have to say about india






ms dhoni’s photo with sarfraz ahmed’s son, shows sports is beyond boundaries, se


by: express web desk | published:june 17, 2017 7:37 pm ms dhoni clicks a photo with pakistan skipper sarfraz ahmed’s son. (source: twitter)related newsahead of the blockbuster match between india and pakistan, former skipper ms dhoni shared a frame with pakistan skipper sarfraz ahmed’s son abdullah. india, who have made it to their second edition final on the trot, will hope of repeating their success and lift the champions trophy title under virat kohli’s captaincy.dhoni, who led india in the limited overs for over a decade, will be hoping to lift the trophy for the second time and add another chapter to his cricketing career.a nice pic ahead of the champions trophy finals. @msdhoni with sarfraz ahmed baby: sports beyond boundaries!!dhoni, who hasn’t got much chance to bat i...






after waar, pakistan comes up with a new war movie where the enemy isn't india


if you thought only bollywood is capable of churning out mega budget flicks, think again. the filmmakers from neighbour pakistan will entertain their audience with an upcoming war film yalghaar. yes, it has nothing to do with sanjay dutt-starrer of a similar name. directed by renowned pakistani filmmaker hassan rana, the film will release this eid.rana is known for the 2013 flick waar which had gained a lot of popularity in pakistan. an ensemble star cast comprising shaan shahid, humayun saeed, sana bucha, adnan siddiqui and others, the film is based on pakistan army’s operation against taliban militants in swat region of the country. during the trailer launch of the film in karachi, rana told to a pakistan daily that he had made waar to instil a sense of nationalistic pride among hi...






'confident’ sarfraz warns england, says we can beat them


after making into semi-finals in style, confident pakistani skipper sarfraz ahmed said that his side is ready to take on england in the first semi-final of the icc champions trophy 2017 cricket tournament. the match between the two giants will be held on june 14 at the cardiff wales stadium. pakistan reached semi-finals after beating asian neighbours sri lanka by 3 wickets in a nail-biter encounter held on june 12.interestingly, on the same ground last year saw pakistan chase down a target of 303 against england in a four-wicket win that prevented a 5-0 odi series whitewash.“if you are playing a world-class team (england), definitely, you play more positive cricket, so we will do so against england,” pakistan’s skipper added.important pointif pakistan do manage to beat the hosts, it ...






india destroy pakistan, 124 run win by dls method


it’s time to celebrate the fantastic win of team india by 124 runs (by d/l method) against their arch-rivals pakistan in the first game of group b in the champions trophy 2017. the much-awaited high-voltage game kickstarted with a fantastic batting performance by the indian batsmen. despite rain interrupting the game thrice during the entire game, team india managed to put a competitive score which pakistan failed to chase down and lost the game.earlier, pakistan skipper sarfaraz ahmad won the toss and elected to bowl first. like the previous edition of the champions trophy in 2013, india duo of rohit sharma and shikhar dhawan came to open and gave a slow and steady start to the team. later, skipper virat kohli (81*), yuvraj singh (52) and hardik pandya (20) played an extraordinary cr...






sarfaraz ahmed's biggest fear 'caught on cam'. watch video


pakistan cricket team’s relation with the english language is just similar to their relations with india. they considered both english as well as the indian cricket team as their arch-rivals. for them these two are their biggest threat on and off the field. pakistan’s real test is not on the field but it starts after they win any match because they need to speak at length in the english language.recently, pakistan’s current skipper sarfaraz ahmed’s biggest fear of speaking in english ‘caught on cam’ when he was about to start the post match press conference after their team thrashed sri lanka in group b must-win encounter at sophia gardens in cardiff on june 12. pakistan rode on skipper sarfraz ahmed’s unconquered 61 to recover from a middle-order collapse and pull off a thre...






pakistan’s road to icc champions trophy 2017 semis: bumpy ride all the way


written by tanuj lakhina | published:june 13, 2017 10:17 pm pakistan skipper sarfraz ahmed starred in pakistan sealing their spot in the semi-finals of the icc champions trophy 2017. (source: ap)it would be fair to say that pakistan’s passage into the semis of the icc champions trophy has not been easy and it is down to luck at times that they have made the knockout stages. cricket author and writer peter miller tweeted, “pakistan have defeated rain, south africa, sri lanka and themselves to make the champions trophy semi-final” in his usual witty way and he couldn’t be further from the truth. at the same time, one can’t take away the fact that pakistan have endured and come out with two wins and, at the end of the day, that’s what matters.pakistan started the champion...






fatima sana shaikh's see photos]


fatima sana shaikh, who won our hearts with her mind-blowing performance in aamir khan’s dangal, is making headlines these days for all the right reasons. from being the cover face of a popular magazine’s march 2017 wedding edition to grabbing many other new assignments, fatima is on cloud nine these days. recently, the actress featured in the latest issue of a fashion magazine and the pictures from her photoshoot went viral on the internet like mad fire. shot in the beautiful picturesque location of the maldives, the photos are simply stunning. styled by vijendra bhardwaj and tanya vohra, sana’s hair and makeup are done by deepa verma and she is looking nothing less than a sea goddess.look 1wearing a black swimsuit from mimi holliday and black shorts from asos, fatima sana shaikh l...






pakistan coach mickey arthur laughs it off on virat kohli-anil kumble rift!


amidst the buzz across india-pakistan ahead of their icc champions trophy 2017 clash and the recent reported tussle between indian skipper virat kohli and head coach anil kumble, pakistan coach mickey arthur made a big statement in the pre-match conference. on being asked whether there has been any disagreement with him and pakistan skipper sarfraz ahmed similar to what has been going on between kohli-kumble. arthur was amused by the question and expressed his views on the captain-coach relationship.arthur laughed it off on the rift going on between kohli and head coach kumble. he said, “to be honest know, we don’t know what’s going on. that’s india’s problem, to be honest. the world knows that the captain-coach relationship is almost like a marriage. you have got to be on the sa...






to save cricket, don dawood's relative javed miandad wants death penalty for 'ma


calling for strong measures in order to avoid match-fixing, former pakistan skipper javed miandad has suggested that those found guilty should be given “death penalty”. miandad, who has often criticised repeated attempts of corruption in pakistan cricket, was asked about a possible solution of such incidents in lahore when he said, “authorities must take measures to stop this.”the former pakistan skipper believes those found guilty of corrupting the gentleman’s game should be made an example out of and given capital punishment so that others fear before attempting such crimes “why don’t you take strong measures? you should give death penalty to such people. we must not tolerate such things, not at all,” the express tribune quoted the 59-year-old as saying.this remarks from ...






fatima sana shaikh stuns in a never-seen-before bold and beautiful avatar -- see


fatima sana shaikh, who won our hearts with her mind-blowing performance in aamir khan’s dangal, is making headlines these days for all the right reasons. from being the cover face of a popular magazine’s march 2017 wedding edition to grabbing many other new assignments, fatima is on cloud nine these days. recently, the actress featured in the latest issue of a fashion magazine and the pictures from her photoshoot went viral on the internet like mad fire. shot in the beautiful picturesque location of the maldives, the photos are simply stunning. styled by vijendra bhardwaj and tanya vohra, sana’s hair and makeup are done by deepa verma and she is looking nothing less than a sea goddess.look 1wearing a black swimsuit from mimi holliday and black shorts from asos, fatima sana shaikh l...






sri lanka announce 25-member provisional squad for pakistan tests; dinesh chandi


by: express web desk | published:september 4, 2017 7:35 pm despite a disappointing series loss against india dinesh chandimal retained his role as the skipper. (source: reuters)top newsthe sri lankan cricket board announced a 25-man provisional team for the two match test series against pakistan. the upcoming series against the two asian countries will be played in the uae from the end of september.dinesh chandimal will once again lead the team while limited overs skipper upul tharanga will not be available. angelo mathews will also feature in the squad while veteran dhammika prasad also finds a spot in the side. after a good outing in the one-day series against india, young akila dananjaya has also been named in the squad.meanwhile, it may be recalled here that the island nation end...






coalition pounds al houthi positions across yemen


military experts believe coalition strikes aim to cut off al houthi reinforcements to nehimal mukalla: fighter jets from the saudi-led coalition on sunday morning attacked military sites controlled by the iran-backed al houthi movement in sana’a as government forces battled rebels on the ground on different fronts.residents told gulf news that fighter jets fired missiles at al daylami airbase near sana’a airport and several other locations, setting off thunderous explosions that rocked the entire city.the coalition has been extensively bombing al houthi military sites in sana’a where ballistic missiles and ammunition are stored.military experts believe by striking military camps and mountains in sana’a, the coalition seeks to cut off arms supplies to troubled rebel fighters in nehi...






pakistan team receives grand welcome on homecoming after winning icc champions 2


pakistan team returns home after icc champions trophy 2017 final triumph after beating india comprehensively. pakistan fans are known to be emotional as they too have the passion similar to what india have for cricket. as the pakistan team led by skipper sarfraz ahmed came out of the airport, they were welcomed by a huge crowd and bouquets by their fans, officials. people were excited to get a glimpse of the champions, click photos and take selfies with them. they showered them with love and garlands, it seemed like the eid celebrations came early in pakistan this year.babar azam welcomed at the airport. photo credits: pcb twitterthe pakistan fans were eager to get a glimpse of the trophy which will grace the pakistan’s trophy cabinet. with this win, they have completed a full set of tro..






icc champions trophy 2017: pakistan looking to maintain better record against in


by: express web desk | birmingham | published:may 26, 2017 10:50 pm sarfraz ahmed will lead pakistan team in icc champions trophy 2017. (source: icc)unlike icc world cup and world t20, pakistan have a better win-loss record against india in the icc champions trophy. out of the three games the two arch-rivals have played against each other, two have been won by pakistan while india have won only one game. and pakistan skipper sarfraz ahmed, leading them in the champions trophy 2017, is excited and confident that pakistan can continue their better record against india in the tournament.“we have a better record against india in the champions trophy, not in other competitions. we are looking to maintain that against them and it’s very exciting,” he said.india and pakistan begin th...






down the memory lane: misbah-ul-haq’s test debut


by: express web desk | new delhi | published:april 21, 2017 6:55 pm misbah-ul-haq began his test career in 2001. (source: reuters)pakistan skipper misbah-ul-haq is all set to begin his farewell series against west indies. the pakistan batsman, known for his strong defensive technique, will bid adieu to the game at the end of this three-match test series against the caribbean side.pakistan will lock horns with west indies at sabina park in the first encounter but before they proceed with this first clash let us take a look at what the 42-year-old did when he first took the center stage and represented pakistan in the longest format.misbah made his test debut for pakistan back in the year 2001 against new zealand in auckland. after being put into bat, pakistan didn’t had a great star...






pakistan cricket will reap benefits of its hard slog over the past eight years:


by: express web desk | updated: september 8, 2017 2:27 pm former pakistan batsman ramiz raja feels that there should be a two-month window only for test matches. (source: twitter)top newsformer pakistan skipper ramiz raja has claimed that the tour by the world xi will help to ensure the return of regular international cricket in pakistan. ramiz raja, who played in 57 tests and 198 odis, also believes that with this move the development of cricket in pakistan will not be left behind.in his column for the international cricket council (icc) raja recalled the fateful day when terrorists attacked the sri lankan team bus and how it dealt a blow to the game of cricket in pakistan. “with the passage of time, cricketing wilderness set in across the country. it affected the national psyche a...






aamer sohail's match-fixing allegations: here's how twitter reacted


aamer sohail's match-fixing allegations ahead of the india vs pakistan icc champions trophy 2017 final are surely not a confidence booster for pakistanformer pakistan cricketer aamer sohail made allegations that pakistan’s matches in the ongoing icc champions trophy 2017 were fixed by someone from outside. the news of allegations soon spread like wildfire as pakistan are to go up against arch-rivals india in the final of the tournament. as soon as the allegations from sohail surfaced on the internet, twitter got filled with mixed responses as a few rubbished sohail’s statement while a few others tried to troll him and the pakistan team.sohail also warned pakistan skipper sarfraz ahmed that it is not their team’s performance but the fixing that has led to pakistan winning crucial gam...






roger goodell doesn't mind if you hate him


closeskip in skipxembedxshare usa today sports' tom pelissero recaps some key moments from nfl commissioner roger goodell's state of the league speech. usa today sportscommissioner roger goodell hasn't attend a game in new england since deflategate but says he would be welcomed by the team.(p o: kirby lee, usa today sports)houston — new england patriots fans itching for a fight with roger goodell are going to be sorely disappointed.the nfl commissioner doesn’t see this super bowl as divine retribution for what patriots fans will always believe was his heavy handedness with deflategate. doesn't see it as anything, really, other than another appearance by the patriots in the nfl's grand finale. and if anyone in new england is hoping he’s scarfing down tums at the prospect of having to hand p