Baghdatis toquit after Wimbledon
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Baghdatis toquit after Wimbledon

Baghdatis toquit after Wimbledon PARIS: Former world number eight Marcos Baghdatis, who was Australian Open runner-up in 2006, will quit tennis after this year’s Wimbledon, the 34-year-old Cypriot…

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Finch backs Aussiesto come good under pressure
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Finch backs Aussiesto come good under pressure

Finch backs Aussiesto come good under pressure LONDON: Australia captain Aaron Finch believes his side’s proven ability to handle World Cup pressure will stand them in good stead…

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Shakib tops World Cup run chart against Afghanistan
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Shakib tops World Cup run chart against Afghanistan

Shakib tops World Cup run chart against Afghanistan SOUTHAMPTON: Bangladesh’s Shakib Al Hasan became the leading run scorer in this year’s World Cup so far as his side…

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Uruguay, Chile set for high-stakes Copa America clash
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Uruguay, Chile set for high-stakes Copa America clash

Uruguay, Chile set for high-stakes Copa America clash RIO DE JANEIRO: Fireworks could be in store when reigning champions Chile and record 15-time winners Uruguay meet in the…

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Aisam, Gonzalez win Ilkley Trophy
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Aisam, Gonzalez win Ilkley Trophy

Aisam, Gonzalez win Ilkley Trophy KARACHI: Pakistan’s tennis ace Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi and his Mexican partner Santiago Gonzalez won Ilkley Trophy in the UK on Sunday. The top seed…

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PCB sacks coaches Sabih, Taimoor without show-cause notices
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PCB sacks coaches Sabih, Taimoor without show-cause notices

PCB sacks coaches Sabih, Taimoor without show-cause notices ISLAMABAD: In an unprecedented move, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has terminated services of two leading highly qualified and most decorated…

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Lopez becomes oldest Queen’s winner
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Lopez becomes oldest Queen’s winner

Lopez becomes oldest Queen’s winner LONDON: Feliciano Lopez became the oldest Queen’s singles champion aged 37, beating Frenchman Gilles Simon in a thrilling three-set clash on Sunday 6-2,…

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Squash great Jahangir urges Pakistan to show WC fight
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Squash great Jahangir urges Pakistan to show WC fight

Squash great Jahangir urges Pakistan to show WC fight LONDON: Pakistan squash great Jahangir Khan has urged Pakistan to show grit at the World Cup, saying they have…

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IOC inaugurates new Lausanne headquarters
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IOC inaugurates new Lausanne headquarters

IOC inaugurates new Lausanne headquarters LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Sunday opened its new headquarters, built on its previous site in the Swiss city of Lausanne.…

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Bayliss blames lack of urgency for Lanka defeat
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Bayliss blames lack of urgency for Lanka defeat

Bayliss blames lack of urgency for Lanka defeat LONDON: England head coach Trevor Bayliss blamed a lack of urgency with the bat for the defeat to Sri Lanka…

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