LAHORE: Foreign players have tentatively endorsed the return of international cricket to Pakistan after their whirlwind trip to Lahore for Sunday's heavily guarded Pakistan Super League final. Players including winning captain Darren Sammy detailed a journey involving bullet-proof buses and closed roads, before they were rushed straight back to the airport with no time for celebrations. The blanket security, deploying thousands of troops, military helicopters and armed guards on horseback, came after a deadly militant…
Attack on Sri Lankan Team
LAHORE: Police gunned down four terrorists involved in the attack on Sri Lankan cricket team and Moon Market suicide blast here in Lahore, ARY News reported Sunday.
ISLAMABAD: British High Commissioner Designate to Pakistan Thomas Drew has said that he would love to see international cricket return to the South Asian country, ARY News reported.
LAHORE: Home Minister of Punjab Shuja Khanzada has claimed that Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), India’s intelligence agency, had attempted to sabotage Zimbabwe's tour of Pakistan last month, ARY News reports.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on May 30 that the ongoing tour of Zimbabwe will continue as usual, after the team was told by a senior police official that the blast near the venue of Friday's match was caused by an exploding cylinder. According to a press release of the Zimbabwe Cricket Board, the team was told on May 30 by the Capital City Police Officer DIG Amin Vaince that the blast was outside the 'red zone' of the team and that this meant that the security put in place for was not breached. The police official,…
LAHORE: The wait is over. For the first time in six years, a test playing nation will be playing cricket in Pakistani soil as Pakistan takes on Zimbabwe in the first Twenty20 (T20) game of the two-match series here at Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium on Friday, ARYSports.tv reports.