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Captain Sarfraz gets warm welcome at Karachi airport

Karachi: Victorious captain Sarfraz ahmed reaches Karachi during the early hours of Tuesday. Thousands were there at Jinnah International airport to receive the captain who was accompanied with Rumman Raees. High officials, including governor Sindh and mayor Karachi were present to welcome the national hero. He was warmly greeted and …

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Champions warmly received at Lahore airport

  Lahore: Cricket lovers expressed their heart out when they warmly received Pakistan players at Allama Iqbal airport. Around midnight, four players of the winning squad arrived at Lahore airport. Thousands were they to receive their hero and chanted slogans in favor of the team. Among them who reached Lahore …

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Champions to return home early Tuesday morning

ISLAMABAD: Nine members of Pakistan’s ICC Champions Trophy winning team will return home in the wee hours of Tuesday amid warm welcome from officials and fans. According to a spokesman of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), the players will return to their respective cities. Left-handed opener Fakhar Zaman, who scored a …

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Shah Rukh Khan buys South Africa T20 franchise

Indian movie star Shah Rukh Khan added a third Twenty20 franchise team to his collection when he was named as one of the owners in the new eight-team South African Global League on Monday. The Bollywood leading man expanded his established Knight Riders Brand with the purchase of the Cape …

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Fakhar and Amir were brilliant: Sangakkara

Pakistan have reaped the rewards of their investment in youth. With Hassan Ali named the player of the tournament, a tactically sound captain, and a skilful although not explosive batting line up, they played in the final played a brand of passionate and brave cricket that they should be immensely …

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Team of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 announced

ISLAMABAD: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday announced the Team of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, which includes players from five of the eight participating sides, with Pakistan’s Sarfraz Ahmed as captain. The side was selected by a jury of cricket experts, which included former captains Michael Atherton of …

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