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Peshawar Zalmi, McDonalds join hands for Pakistan Super League

PSL Champions Peshawar Zalmi has announced McDonalds as its major partner for the upcoming edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL). Chairman Peshawar Zalmi Javed Afridi and Chief Marketing Officer of Mcdonalds Pakistan Jamil Mughal signed an MoU in Lahore at Mcdonalds branch in Gulberg, Lahore. On the occasion, Javed Afridi said: “As defending champions of the HBL PSL, we are delighted on partnering with Mcdonalds Pakistan. The partnership between Pakistan’s favourite cricket franchise and our favourite restaurant is destined to thrive”...

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Dominant Roger Federer into Australian Open final after Chung Hyeon quits

Defending champion Roger Federer strolled into the Australian Open final in a bitter-sweet win after Chung Hyeon s retired injured in their semi-final on Friday. The Swiss star was leading 6-1, 5-2 when the South Korean called it quits with foot blisters and will now face Marin Cilic in Sunday s final. Chung, the first South Korean man or woman to play in a Grand Slam semi-final, was treated in a medical timeout for the left foot problem two games earlier. But it came as a big surprise when the 21-year-old walked to the net at 30-30 and trailing...

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No danger to PSL, to be held at any cost: Sethi

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi Thursday said that there was no danger to the third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) and that it would take place at all cost. Speaking to media personnel outside the PCB headquarters here, Sethi rebuffed reports that the tournament was in danger and would not take place. The PCB chairman said that he had spoken to Haroon Rashid and Inzamam-ul-Haq to come up with a proper management plan for every Pakistani cricketer. “We will come up with a management plan that deals with every individual cricketer as to how many...

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Pakistan to face India in U-19 Cricket World Cup semifinal

Pakistan will face off against traditional rivals India in the ICC Under-19 World Cup semifinal in Christchurch on Tuesday, January 30. India beat Bangladesh by 131 runs in the quarterfinal today to clinch the fourth and final spot in the U-19 World Cup semis. Pakistan had already qualified for the semifinal after outclassing South Africa in a thrilling encounter earlier this week. Australia will take on high-flying Afghanistan in the other semifinal at Hagley Oval, Christchurch on Monday, January 29. Afghanistan stormed into the semis after crushing hosts New Zealand by 202 runs in the quarters. India have beaten...

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Asmavia Iqbal retires from international cricket

Pakistan Women Cricket Team’s veteran fast bowler Asmavia, the highest wicket-taking bowler in the ICC Women’s World Cup in England, has announced to take retirement from all form of international cricket on Wednesday. Asmavia, who took eight wickets from six games in the world cup, said on Twitter, announcing the end of her career as an international cricketer. She has taken 70 ODI and 44 T20 wickets in her international career.   Finally after serving Pakistan for more then 14 years today I want to end my career at a high note So announcing my Retirement from International cricket...

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