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Aaja meri gadi mein baith ja: Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik's romantic banter

Aaja meri gadi mein baith ja: Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik's romantic banter

 Friends and family may be miles away, but social media ensures they not only stay in touch but can also engage in a healthy banter, something Sania Mirza and her husband Shoaib Malik enjoyed after Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in Lahore to win the T20I series and Shoaib was awarded a bike as 'Man of the Series'. 

Oct 30, 2017, 09:28 AM IST
Eight years after Lahore attack, Sri Lanka land in Pakistan

Eight years after Lahore attack, Sri Lanka land in Pakistan

After arriving in Lahore for the third T20I against Pakistan, the Sri Lankan team and their officials were taken to a five-star hotel in a bomb-proof bus with hundreds of security guards on the roads and at the resort.

Oct 29, 2017, 09:27 AM IST
Pakistan welcomes end of isolation from international cricket

Pakistan welcomes end of isolation from international cricket

Less than a year ago, none of this appeared possible for a nation that had largely been shunned by international teams since 2009 due to security risks.

Oct 28, 2017, 00:35 AM IST
Lankan cricket team security assured in Lahore: Pakistan Foreign Secretary

Lankan cricket team security assured in Lahore: Pakistan Foreign Secretary

Sri Lanka will play a T20 International (the third and final T20I) in Lahore on October 29 at the end of their current series with Pakistan being played in UAE.

Oct 19, 2017, 15:56 PM IST
Sri Lanka to play in Pakistan eight years after terror attack

Sri Lanka to play in Pakistan eight years after terror attack

Sri Lanka will play a Twenty20 international in Lahore on October 29, returning to the city for the first time since they suffered a gun and grenade attack in 2009, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) confirmed on Monday.

Oct 17, 2017, 09:13 AM IST
Sarfraz Ahmed hopes Sri Lanka will travel to Pakistan

Sarfraz Ahmed hopes Sri Lanka will travel to Pakistan

Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed hopes that Sri Lanka will travel to Lahore later this month for the scheduled third and final T20I to be held on October 29 at the Gaddafi Stadium.

Oct 16, 2017, 16:43 PM IST
Suranga Lakmal still carries splinter from bullet wound sustained in 2009 Lahore attack

Suranga Lakmal still carries splinter from bullet wound sustained in 2009 Lahore attack

The cricketers were on their way for the third day's play of the second Test against Pakistan. After the attack, the team was airlifted with six members of the visiting team injured.

Oct 05, 2017, 22:50 PM IST
Watch: Pakistan expert Darren Sammy spreads love, pushes auto-rickshaw in Lahore

Watch: Pakistan expert Darren Sammy spreads love, pushes auto-rickshaw in Lahore

International cricket returned to Pakistan on Tuesday with a World XI T20I match at Lahore's historic Gaddafi Stadium. Pakistan won the match against an ensemble of international cast, but Sammy seemed to have stole the show even while falling down.

Sep 13, 2017, 18:58 PM IST
Pakistan vs World XI, 2nd T20I: As it happened...

Pakistan vs World XI, 2nd T20I: As it happened...

Amla, who was unbeaten on 72 off 55, got just the perfect partner in Thisara Perera as the asking rate continued to climb with eash passing over. But the Sri Lankan all-rounder made sure the visiting  team win the match keep the series. He played a blazing 19-ball 47  with five sixes.

Sep 13, 2017, 18:16 PM IST
Twitter gets flooded with reactions as World XI gets set to play cricket in Pakistan

Twitter gets flooded with reactions as World XI gets set to play cricket in Pakistan

Officials have said there will be "foolproof" security for the three-match Twenty20 series starting Tuesday in Lahore.

Sep 12, 2017, 09:56 AM IST
PSL 2017: 'Pakistan wins today' as final between Peshawar Zalmi, Quetta Gladiators passes off peacefully

PSL 2017: 'Pakistan wins today' as final between Peshawar Zalmi, Quetta Gladiators passes off peacefully

Legendary paceman Wasim Akram called PSL final a "momentous occasion for Pakistan", while fans at the ground said they had sent the militants a message.

Mar 06, 2017, 11:15 AM IST
Cricket returns to Pakistan: Here's everything you need to know about PSL final — Preview, Likely XIs, TV listing, Live streaming, Date, Time, Venue

Cricket returns to Pakistan: Here's everything you need to know about PSL final — Preview, Likely XIs, TV listing, Live streaming, Date, Time, Venue

Unprecedented security arrangement has been made ahead of the final to avoid any untoward incident.

Mar 05, 2017, 13:52 PM IST
WATCH: Wahab Riaz breaks down after helping Peshawar Zalmi to PSL final

WATCH: Wahab Riaz breaks down after helping Peshawar Zalmi to PSL final

The fast bowler took three Karachi Kings wickets in the third qualifying final yesterday as Zalmi successfully defended 181 in Dubai.

Mar 04, 2017, 17:55 PM IST
Five-layer security put in place for PSL final in Lahore

Five-layer security put in place for PSL final in Lahore

Both the teams would be carried out from their hotels to the stadium and back in PCB`s own bullet proof buses.

Mar 04, 2017, 16:02 PM IST
PCB given green light to host PSL final in Lahore, Imran Khan terms decision as madness

PCB given green light to host PSL final in Lahore, Imran Khan terms decision as madness

It was decided that around 10,000 policemen, elite police commandoes and paramlitary rangers would provide security cover for the final.

Feb 27, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
Miffed Shahid Afridi leaves press conference after spat with reporter

Miffed Shahid Afridi leaves press conference after spat with reporter

The ugly incident sparked off after a reporter asked Afridi what he planned to do as a captain to win the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 since his record as a leader was very poor.

Jan 06, 2016, 20:52 PM IST
PCB, Shoaib Akhtar meet to settle long standing dispute

PCB, Shoaib Akhtar meet to settle long standing dispute

Top officials of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) today met Shoaib Akhtar in a bid to resolve the issue of the PCB having deducted seven million rupees from the former fast bowler's earnings as part of a fine imposed on him years ago.

Jul 06, 2015, 22:46 PM IST
Cricket world should come forward to support Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq

Cricket world should come forward to support Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq

 Elated by the successful completion of their first home series in over six years, Pakistan's Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq said rest of the cricket-playing world should also come forward to support his country now.

Jun 01, 2015, 10:47 AM IST
Rain denies Pakistan chance of Zimbabwe whitewash

Rain denies Pakistan chance of Zimbabwe whitewash

The third and final day-night international between Pakistan and Zimbabwe ended as a no result in Lahore on Sunday after play was ended by a sandstorm followed by rain.

May 31, 2015, 23:59 PM IST
Sikandar Raza's ton gives Zimbabwe confidence to avoid whitewash

Sikandar Raza's ton gives Zimbabwe confidence to avoid whitewash

 Taking heart from Sikandar Raza's century in the previous game, Zimbabwe will aim to avoid a whitewash as they meet Pakistan in their third and final One-Day International (ODI) at the Gaddafi Stadium here on Sunday.

May 30, 2015, 18:24 PM IST