Football: Sanchez makes history as Chile draw with Germany

KAZAN (AFP) – Arsenal s Alexis Sanchez became Chile s all-time top-scorer with his 38th international goal in Thursday s 1-1 draw with Germany at the Confederations Cup. The Gunners star, the man of the match, wrote himself into the record books by capitalising on an early mistake in the German defence. “I m very happy to be Chile s top-scorer More...

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By khabrain On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

ICC could scrap Champions Trophy to stage more T20 World Cups in future

LONDON: The Champions Trophy could be scrapped in favour of staging the World Twenty20 every two years, according to International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive David Richardson. Pakistan thrashed India More...

By khabrain On Monday, June 12th, 2017

Champions Trophy: South Africa put 191 on board against India

LONDON: South Africa were bowled out for 191 in 44.3 overs at The Oval in their match against South Africa. Indian skipper Virat Kohli has won the toss and chose to bowl first at the crucial knockout game against More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

Pakistan pride at stake against South Africa

BIRMINGHAM: Mickey Arthur has no doubt Pakistan will be “up for the fight” when they face his native South Africa in the Champions Trophy after a humiliating defeat by arch-rivals India. Pakistan suffered 124-run More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Cricket: Rabada sparks England slump

LONDON: Kagiso Rabada sparked a dramatic England collapse as South Africa won by seven wickets to record a consolation win in the third one-day international at Lord’s on Monday. England slumped to 20 for six More...

By khabrain On Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Jayawardene to coach Bangladesh league team

DHAKA: Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene was on Friday named as the head coach of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) side Khulna Titans for the next two seasons of the T20 tournament. Jayawardene, who More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Sharapova on course for Wimbledon after opening win in Rome

ROME: Maria Sharapova guaranteed herself a spot in the Wimbledon qualifying tournament with a first-round victory against American Christina McHale at the Italian Open on Monday. The Russian former world number More...

By khabrain On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Formula One: Bottas seeks to double up in Barcelona

BARCELONA (AFP) – Valtteri Bottas seeks to prove his maiden Formula One success at Sochi was no fluke by repeating the feat for champions Mercedes in this weekend’s Spanish Grand Prix. The unflappable Finn, More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Man Utd quartet train ahead of Celta Vigo trip

MANCHESTER (AFP) – Paul Pogba and defenders Eric Bailly, Chris Smalling and Phil Jones all trained on the eve of Manchester United s Europa League semi-final first leg at Celta Vigo on Thursday. England pair More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Pakistan will miss Misbah the captain: Dean Jones

Pakistan Super League’s (PSL) franchise Islamabad United’s head coach Dean Jones has said that Pakistan will miss Misbah Ul Haq the captain the most. “Pakistan will of course miss Misbah’s batting but his More...