Tag archive for ‘sports’
By khabrain On Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Pakistan football team to tour India

KARACHI: Pakistan’s football team are set to tour India for a two-match series, officials said Thursday, as the two nations resume their rivalry after a nine-year hiatus. The last time the two sides met was More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Pakistan’s women cricketers to tour Australia

Pakistan on Wednesday announced a 14-member women’s cricket team for their first-ever tour of Australia in a bid to prepare for their title defence in the Asian Games. The team led by the experienced Sana More...

By khabrain On Saturday, July 12th, 2014

Germany’s history boys prepare to wreck Messi dream

RIO DE JANEIRO: A Germany side chasing a place in history will attempt to wreck Lionel Messi’s dream of a World Cup coronation with Argentina on Sunday as the month-long football carnival hits a climax at More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Berlin extends fan zone to 1.3 kilometer for Germany vs. Brazil

So popular is the fan zone, organizers have extended it by 500 meters for Tuesday’s World Cup semi-final against Brazil – leaving supporters a scenic 1.3 kilometer expanse in which So popular is the fan zone, More...

By khabrain On Monday, July 7th, 2014

Brazil vs Germany – the key battles

BELO HORIZONTE: The on the field battles that could decide Tuesday’s World Cup semi final between Brazil and Germany in Belo Horizonte: Hulk v Benedikt Hoewedes Without star man Neymar due to a broken vertebrae, More...

By khabrain On Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Bouchard controls her nerves to reach Wimbledon final

Powerful Canadian Eugenie Bouchard overcame match-point jitters to claim an eventful 7-6(5) 6-2 victory over Romania’s Simona Halep 7-6(5) 6-2 at Wimbledon on Thursday and reach a grand slam final for the first More...

By khabrain On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Pakistan, India to resume bilateral cricket series

Cricket boards of Pakistan and India have agreed to play six bilateral tours between the two countries during the period 2015-23. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) More...

By khabrain On Thursday, June 26th, 2014

PCB says Pakistan given ‘Big-4’ status

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) claimed on Thursday that the country has acquired the status of ‘Big-4’ in the current setup of International Cricket Council (ICC), According to initial reports, the PCB has More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

FIFA WC: Drab draw leaves Costa Rica top, England last

BELO HORIZONTE: Costa Rica drew 0-0 with England to top World Cup Group D unbeaten and leave their opponents winless and bottom of the table on Tuesday in Belo Horizonte. Costa Rica, who only made the last 16 on More...

By khabrain On Thursday, June 19th, 2014

Croatia rout 10-man Cameroon to set up Mexico showdown

Croatia gave themselves a fighting chance of reaching the World Cup knockout phase when they thrashed toothless Cameroon 4-0 on Wednesday, helped by a needless first-half red card for Alex Song as defeat condemned More...