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Players to watch out for -Champions Trophy ’13

Players to watch out for -Champions Trophy ’13

The mega event which has so anxiously been anticipated and for which promos and ads were being aired globally to cheers their respective teams, the Champions Trophy, 2013 has ceremoniously begun. It...
Champions Trophy Tour Diary 8 June

Champions Trophy Tour Diary 8 June

The Oval, LONDON: No matter in what part of the world they play, the Green shirts are never short of support and England is no different. Living here for three generations, Pakistanis boost a sizable...
Champions Trophy 2013 Tour Diary

Champions Trophy 2013 Tour Diary

It’s amazing to be in London, the city of dreams, the city of heritage, the city of diverse cultures and the once proud headquarters of cricket. But the biggest reason to smile being here is a...
Testing time for ICC to Protect Test Cricket

Testing time for ICC to Protect Test Cricket

Emergence and popularity of the shortest format of Cricket – T20 – has made the game more exciting, more commercial and probably more global but it has its side affects as well. It is the...
Five slips that cost Pakistan the Cup

Five slips that cost Pakistan the Cup

 The ICC champions’ Trophy is one piece of silverware that has eluded Pakistan from its inception. Let’s be true to ourselves, Pakistan take every single ODI tournament very seriously and...
IPL – Controversies, Controversies and Only Controversies

IPL – Controversies, Controversies and Only Controversies

Since its launch in 2008, the Indian Premier League has remained a controversial product. From vulgar cheerleaders to player-slapping incident, from a team owner (Shahrukh Khan of Kolkata Knight...
Sir Alex Ferguson: The 12TH Man

Sir Alex Ferguson: The 12TH Man

Manchester United is regarded as the most decorated club in English football and one of the very best in Europe and while there have been numerous players who have blessed this great team,...
India will Need Us Again

India will Need Us Again

The legendry Wasim Akram recently bowled a grazing yorker at the big hitters of IPL, yet again with his trademark jab. “Batsmen are scoring easy runs in IPL in the absence of Pakistani bowlers.”...
Chris Gayle, Good but Not Great

Chris Gayle, Good but Not Great

He hits it Hard! Wrong! He hits it very High and Hard, but seldom when the stakes are HIGH. Meet Christopher Henry Gayle, who his die-hards call “Chris ‘Mr Sixer’ Gayle” with love during the...
Champions Ahoy!

Champions Ahoy!

With the Champions Trophy up for grabs in June, preparations are already underway for who’s would be crowned champion. The PCB has announced 30 provisional names of cricketers and the noted...
The Lost Cricket Craze

The Lost Cricket Craze

Yet we Lost again. I remember logging on to face book after last week match in which Pakistan clinched the day. Most hilarious was the level of amazement shown by all and sundry in their remarks on...
An Expected Refusal by India?

An Expected Refusal by India?

Yes it was … For a country where the national game is now a source of embarrassment, where hockey players go for penalty corners rather than field goals and where even the team’s loss is...
The Lame Game Of The Champions!

The Lame Game Of The Champions!

Congratulations to Team India for the 8 wicket win over Australia and leading the series with 1-0. Having said that, India has once again disappointed every cricketing fan, who supports the fair game...
The Giant from Gaggu Mandi

The Giant from Gaggu Mandi

  Fast bowling  is typically, about bowling fast, clocking above 90 mph, hitting the deck as fast as you can and either bowling out the batsman or getting him LBW. It carries with it an idea...
Our Guldozer

Our Guldozer

  Interesting is the fact that, how actors flashing on TV screens tend to drown in their on-screen characters while officers wear the dress of formalities while on duty. Strangely enough, all of...
A tribute to the great Adieu Michael Schumacher

A tribute to the great Adieu Michael Schumacher

Michael Schumacher, the greatest racing driver of all time and seven times F1 World Champion finally bid adieu to Formula 1 after a truly illustrious career. F1 would never be the same without him as...
African Safari Awaits Green Shirts

African Safari Awaits Green Shirts

Pakistan cricket team, after a memorable and successful tour of India, is definitely on a roll. Their astounding performance and scintillating scores with a handsome 2-1 ODI’s win over the arch...
Let’s Blackmail Bangladesh

Let’s Blackmail Bangladesh

They want us to apologize for 1971, us? What do they think of them selves? They may perhaps be the ones to cook up schemes to divide the biggest Muslim country of the world. Since 1947 we never ever...
Pakistan vs India- Let’s keep Our Calm

Pakistan vs India- Let’s keep Our Calm

With Pakistan-India series around the corner, much hype has already been created both in the media and the social world. But if you don’t want your blood pressure to mount during the matches,...
From Cricket Ground To Snooker Table

From Cricket Ground To Snooker Table

The World cup we waited so long to lift has been finally raised not by our cricket team but by snooker champion Muhammad Asif !   Our national cricket team is making headlines for controversies...
What is Behind Smoke Screen?

What is Behind Smoke Screen?

My point is that Pakistan’s representation in Big Bash T20 Tournament was already limited to only three players and due to PCB inconsistent and inapprehensible policies two key players of Pakistani...
Our Faulty Selection Criteria

Our Faulty Selection Criteria

We often hear from cricket experts that Pakistan is blessed with immense Cricket Talent; however the performances of the team sometime does not reflect so. The reason lies behind the poor selection...