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PCB gets Rs. 7.76 billion operating expenditure budget for fiscal year 2020-21

PCB gets Rs. 7.76 billion operating expenditure budget for fiscal year 2020-21

Pakistan Cricket Board’s operating expenditure budget of Rs. 7.76 billion for the fiscal year 2020-21 has been approved by the Board of Governors in its 58th meeting held via a videoconference. The PCB has allocated 71.2 per cent of the overall budget for cricket-related activities which includes 25.2 per cent for domestic cricket (events and…

Liverpool becomes Champion of Premier League

Liverpool becomes Champion of Premier League

Liverpool has been declared to be champions of Premier League 2020. The Manchester City lost to Chelsea by 2-1 which has given an unbeatable lead to the Reds at points table. Till yesterday with only one win remaining to become the champions, Klopp’s side has impressively taken the title which is their first since 1989-90….

Lionel Messi turns 33 today

Lionel Messi turns 33 today

Lionel Messi, one of the greatest players of present era and even all time, has turned 33 today. The footballer is the national of Argentina and is also a part of Football Club Barcelona (FCB) from a really long time. Famous for his dribbling, unstoppable sprints and remarkable finishes, Messi has always been named among…

BCB announces postponement of test series with New Zealand

BCB announces postponement of test series with New Zealand

New Zealand tour to Bangladesh from August this year for playing two match series as part of ICC World Test Championship is now postponed due to current pandemic situation. The decision of postponement has been officially announced by Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB). As per BCB, health and safety concerns are the main reasons behind the…

Novak Djokovic cracks two victories on Adria Tour’s Saturday event

Novak Djokovic cracks two victories on Adria Tour’s Saturday event

Novak Djokovic, perhaps the leading tennis player of present time, impresses his sport fans once again by securing two victories on the opening day of the second Adria Tour occasion. He defeated his country-fellow Pedja Krstin in the first match before thrashing Croatia’s Borna Coric. Djokovic safeguarded victory against the Serbian Pedja Krstin by 4-3,…

Malik gets permission to reach England on July 24 for T20Is

Malik gets permission to reach England on July 24 for T20Is

Shoaib Malik will reach England on July 24 to participate in T20 series against the hosts. The three T20Is will take place from August 29 to September 2, 2020. In this regard, a special permission is granted to former Pakistan Captain on humanitarian grounds by Pakistan Cricket Board. Since pandemic Malik is in Pakistan and…

Qatar inaugurates third stadium, two more to come

Qatar inaugurates third stadium, two more to come

Qatar virtually launched its Education City Stadium having 40,000 seating capacity to be completed for FIFA World Cup 2022. The state-of-the-art stadium also known as “Diamond in the Desert” will be reduced to 20,000 capacity after the World Cup. Construction of two stadiums is already complete while Education City is the third stadium in a…

Premier League resumes after 100 days

Premier League resumes after 100 days

Premier League has made the most-wanted return after a century of days. Despite the ongoing pandemic situation, football fans foresee an entertaining 92-match scheduled for a period of less than six weeks.  The first match is going to be played between Aston Villa and Sheffield United at 10:00 PM today and second biggie between Arsenal…

Boom Boom Afridi tests positive for COVID-19

Boom Boom Afridi tests positive for COVID-19

Shahid Afridi, former Pakistan Captain and star all-rounder, tested positive for COVID-19. He has personally informed this through his official twitter account. He tweeted, “I’ve been feeling unwell since Thursday; my body had been aching badly. I’ve been tested and unfortunately I’m covid positive. Need prayers for a speedy recovery, Insha’Allah.” Widely known as Boom…

Sevilla beats Real Betis in La Liga’s first game after pandemic

Sevilla beats Real Betis in La Liga’s first game after pandemic

La Liga, one of the premier European leagues, returned after three months with first match won by Sevilla against Real Betis on June 11. German Bundesliga was the first league to open after pandemic; La Liga became the second in this context. Lucas Ocampos brought cheers for Sevilla’s supporters in 56th minute of the game…