Sharjah

Afghanistan spinner Mujeeb Zadran youngest to take five-for in ODIs, beats Waqar Younis

Afghanistan spinner Mujeeb Zadran youngest to take five-for in ODIs, beats Waqar Younis

On Friday at the age of 16 years and 325 days, Afghanistan offspinner Mujeeb Zadran became the youngest bowler to take a five-wicket haul in the 50-overs format. 

Feb 16, 2018, 21:53 PM IST
Zimbabwe’s Sikandar Raza fined for showing dissent

Zimbabwe’s Sikandar Raza fined for showing dissent

The allrounder has been fined 15 percent of his match fee for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during the third one-day international (ODI) against Afghanistan in Sharjah on Tuesday.

Feb 14, 2018, 21:38 PM IST
3rd ODI: Rashid Khan skittles Zimbabwe to give Afghanistan victory

3rd ODI: Rashid Khan skittles Zimbabwe to give Afghanistan victory

 Promising legspinner Rashid Khan took five wickets as Afghanistan cruised to a six-wicket win over Zimbabwe in the third one-day international (ODI) at Sharjah on Tuesday.

Feb 13, 2018, 22:28 PM IST
1st T20I: Rashid Khan, Mohammad Nabi lead Afghanistan rout of Zimbabwe

1st T20I: Rashid Khan, Mohammad Nabi lead Afghanistan rout of Zimbabwe

Teenage legspinner Rashid Khan took three wickets while Mohammad Nabi smacked a quickfire 40 as Afghanistan strolled to a five-wicket win over Zimbabwe in Monday's first Twenty20 International (T20I) in Sharjah.

Feb 06, 2018, 13:19 PM IST
Shahid Afridi's first three balls in T10 result in a hat-trick, including the wicket of Virender Sehwag

Shahid Afridi's first three balls in T10 result in a hat-trick, including the wicket of Virender Sehwag

Playing for Pakhtoons in the inaugural T10 League that began in Sharjah on Thursday, Afridi claimed a unique hat-trick in victory over Maratha Arabians.

Dec 15, 2017, 12:18 PM IST
T10 Cricket League 2017: Complete Squads, Schedule, Match Timings, Venues

T10 Cricket League 2017: Complete Squads, Schedule, Match Timings, Venues

The shortest format of cricket, T10 Cricket League, begins on Thursday in Sharjah as the game gets a new avatar to further entertain the fans in slambang fashion. 

Dec 14, 2017, 17:38 PM IST
Ireland win Afghanistan series

Ireland win Afghanistan series

Afghanistan won the first match by 138 runs, but Ireland had levelled the series with a 51-run victory in the second ODI.

Dec 11, 2017, 00:01 AM IST
Afghanistan vs Ireland, 1st ODI: Afghanistan beat Ireland, as teenage debutant Mujeeb Zadran runs riot

Afghanistan vs Ireland, 1st ODI: Afghanistan beat Ireland, as teenage debutant Mujeeb Zadran runs riot

Sixteen-year-old off-spinner Mujeeb Zadran took 4-24, the joint-best figures for an Afghan bowler on ODI debut, to help dismiss Ireland for 100 in 31.4 overs.

Dec 05, 2017, 22:57 PM IST

Indian man commits suicide in UAE's Sharjah

A 45-year-old Indian in Sharjah has committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan after his family had to return to India as he could not bear their expenses.

Jun 15, 2017, 20:21 PM IST

Hizbul operative remanded in judicial custody

Naseer was carrying a Pakistani passport and an identity card showing that he was a resident of Lala Musa village in Punjab province of Pakistan. 

May 27, 2017, 16:36 PM IST

Fire on ship at Sharjah port kills 1

Four people were injured in the fire that was extinguished in the afternoon at Sharjah`s Al Hamriyah port.

May 13, 2017, 21:23 PM IST

Canadian national held with six bullets at Delhi airport

A Canadian national travelling to China was on Saturday held at the Delhi airport for allegedly carrying six live bullets in his hand baggage.

Apr 01, 2017, 20:32 PM IST
PSL 2017: Karachi Kings down former champions Islamabad United by 44 runs as fearful stars snub final

PSL 2017: Karachi Kings down former champions Islamabad United by 44 runs as fearful stars snub final

Karachi will now meet Peshawar Zalmi in the last play-off on Friday in Dubai with the winner to take on Quetta Gladiators in Sunday`s final in Lahore.

Mar 02, 2017, 09:36 AM IST
PSL 2017: Quetta Gladiators advance into final after beating Peshawar Zalmi by 1 run in a nail-biting clash

PSL 2017: Quetta Gladiators advance into final after beating Peshawar Zalmi by 1 run in a nail-biting clash

Defending a 201-run target, Quetta`s spinner Mohammad Nawaz took three wickets off the last three balls to send a packed 19,000 stadium into a frenzy.

Mar 01, 2017, 10:27 AM IST

Six tourists injured in hot-air balloon crash in UAE desert

Investigators in the United Arab Emirates are looking into what caused a hot-air balloon to abruptly drop from the sky, injuring six tourists onboard.

Jan 16, 2017, 19:02 PM IST

Indian falls to death in UAE while peeping into ladies' room

The man fell as he lost balance while standing and looking into the room of the women in Sharjah Industrial Area number 8, a witness told police.

Dec 29, 2016, 15:22 PM IST

Pakistani man held for killing Indian in Dubai

A Pakistani man was arrested by the police for murdering an Indian shopkeeper in Sharjah, in less than 12 hours after the incident, police said on Wednesday.

Dec 29, 2016, 00:08 AM IST

Indian man found hanging from tree in UAE

A 46-year-old Indian man was found hanging from a tree in Sharjah, UAE, media reported on Thursday.

Nov 24, 2016, 16:25 PM IST
PAK vs WI: Pakistan outdone by West Indies in final match, but claim Test series 2-1

PAK vs WI: Pakistan outdone by West Indies in final match, but claim Test series 2-1

Pakistan won the three-match series 2-1 after winning the first Test in Dubai by 56 runs in Dubai and the second by 133 runs in Abu Dhabi.

Nov 03, 2016, 12:51 PM IST