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Najam Sethi resigns as PCB Chairman

PCB Chairman Najam Sethi has tendered his resignation two days after PTI chairman Imran Khan had taken over as the prime minister. “I was waiting for the new Prime Minister to take oath before submitting my resignation as PCB Chairman, which I have done today,” Mr Sethi tweeted. “I wish ...

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Man Utd fans should be ‘mad’, admits Pogba

Photo: AFP Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba believes the club’s fans have every right to vent their anger after a first-half collapse saw the Red Devils beaten 3-2 by Brighton. Jose Mourinho’s men are already three points adrift of Manchester City, Chelsea and Tottenham, who they face in their next ...

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Bale earns praise after starring role in Real Madrid win

Photo: @LaLigaEN New Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui hailed the performance of Gareth Bale after the Welshman scored one goal and created another in his team’s 2-0 win over Getafe on Sunday. Bale’s cross was headed in by Dani Carvajal for Real’s opening goal in their first match of the ...

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Rosmaniar wins Indonesia’s first gold, and social media

Photo: Reuters Defia Rosmaniar produced Indonesia’s first gold medal in their home Asian Games and instantly became toast of the social media in her country on Sunday. The 23-year-old taekwondo fighter scored 8.690 to pip Iran’s Marjan Salahshouri (8.470) to the gold in women’s individual poomsae event, triggering wild celebration ...

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Bale shines in Real stroll over Getafe

Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale in action against Getafe in their La Liga fixture at Madrid on Sunday. Photo: Reuters Real Madrid got off to a winning start in La Liga on Sunday by comfortably beating neighbours Getafe 2-0 at home with an inspiring performance from Gareth Bale in the European ...

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India in control after England collapse to Pandya

Hardik Pandya (left) of India celebrates a dismissal with Virat Kohli (right) during the second day of the third Test match against England at Trent Bridge on Sunday. Photo: Reuters India enjoyed a magnificent second day, taking all 10 England wickets in a session and then piling on the runs ...

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Manchester gap widens as City score six and United lose

Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero scores their fifth goal to complete his hat-trick against Huddersfield Town in Manchester on Sunday. Photo: Reuters Sergio Aguero scored a hat-trick in Manchester City’s 6-1 rout of Huddersfield Town on Sunday before the champions’ neighbours Manchester United suffered a limp 3-2 defeat at Brighton & ...

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Bertens stuns Halep to win Cincinnati Open

Kiki Bertens (right) stands with Simona Halep (left) after the finals of the Cincinnati Open on Sunday. Photo: Reuters Dutch surprise Kiki Bertens saved a championship point before going on to earn a shock Cincinnati Masters final triumph 2-6 7-6(6) 6-2 over a fatigued world number one Simona Halep on ...

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Djokovic beat Federer to win Cincinnati Open

Roger Federer (left) and Novak Djokovic (right) pose for photos with their trophies after the Cincinnati Open on Sunday. Photo: Reuters Novak Djokovic finally clinched the title missing from his resume with a 6-4 6-4 win over Roger Federer on Sunday to win in Cincinnati and become the first player ...

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