Pacquiao to ‘continue to fight’ as Horn seeks rematch

MANILA, Philippines: Manny Pacquiao says he will “continue to fight” as the new World Boxing Organization welterweight champion Jeff Horn called for a rematch...

Adil to face Rayyan in tennis final

KARACHI: Adil Khan and Rayyan Jawad reached the final of the 1st Bridge Power Batteries ATF Super Series Tennis Championship at Karachi Gymkhana here...

Djokovic ponders long break ‘for body and mind’

LONDON: Novak Djokovic admits a long break is on the cards after an elbow injury forced him to retire from his Wimbledon quarter-final against...

Rooney in spotlight as Everton on Africa trip

DAE ES SALAAM, Tanzania: Wayne Rooney was the centre of attention here on Thursday with England’s record goalscorer set to make his first appearance...

Federer steps into Wimbledon land of the giants

LONDON: Roger Federer stands just two wins away from a record eighth Wimbledon title but faces a perilous trip through the land of the...

CA chief attacks ‘reckless’ players’ union

SYDNEY: Cricket Australia chairman David Peever on Thursday went on the attack over suggestions he is running an “extreme” industrial relations agenda, slamming the...

Haris suffers another defeat, Naseem toils hard in Beijing

KARACHI: The newly crowned world under-18 champion, Mohammad Naseem Akhtar of Pakistan, met with mixed fortunes on the second day of league matches of...

Farah to make Birmingham his British track farewell

LONDON: Athletics legend Mo Farah will run his final race as a track athlete in Britain at the Diamond League meeting in Birmingham on...

Bardet wins stage as Froome loses yellow

PEYRAGUDES, France: Frenchman Romain Bardet timed his final effort perfectly to win the 12th stage of the Tour de France on Thursday, setting up...

PBF plans to send Awais abroad for training

KARACHI: Pakistan Boxing Federation (PBF) plans to send experienced light heavyweight boxer Awais Ali Khan to a central Asian state for a short training...

SL face buoyant Zimbabwe today

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka are looking to usher in Dinesh Chandimal’s era as skipper by bouncing back from a humiliating One-day International (ODI) series defeat...

Zach’s back at John Deere with eyes on another Open

NEW YORK: Zach Johnson is among 18 Americans using this week’s US PGA John Deere Classic as a final tuneup for next week’s British...

No-ball king Morkel refuses to alter run-up

LONDON: South Africa paceman Morne Morkel has ruled out tweaking his run-up despite becoming the embarrassed owner of a dubious distinction for overstepping the...

England captain Root expects seamers to shine

LONDON: Joe Root said England will be unchanged for the second test against South Africa on Friday (today) at Trent Bridge, where he expects...

PFF headquarters should be handed over to Faisal Group: Kaleemullah

KARACHI: Pakistan’s prolific striker Kaleemullah on Thursday said that in order to prevent the country from FIFA suspension, the possession of the Pakistan Football...

International cricket must resume in Pakistan: Sarfraz

KARACHI: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed said that all the teams played Champions Trophy in England despite security concerns hence it is now time that...

Muguruza faces another Williams final showdown

LONDON: Garbine Muguruza is aiming to become the first Spanish woman in 23 years to win Wimbledon — and yet again a Williams sister...

Quote of the day

I’m really looking forward to what will be my final track race in Britain at the Grand Prix Birmingham on August 20, and I’m...