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When ISIS kidnapped ‘Messi’

(Web Desk) – Islamic State had reportedly arrested a three-year-old boy named ‘Messi’ who belonged to Iraq. The boy was named Messi by his father after the Argentinean Footballer Lionel Messi. ISIS kept the three-year-old boy as hostage for nearly two years. According to reports, the terrorists had arrested the …

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Pakistan calls off tour to Bangladesh

LAHORE: Pakistan called off its tour to Bangladesh for an indefinite period of time, Pakistan was scheduled to play two tests, three one-day internationals and two Twenty20 matches against Bangladesh this year. Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Shahryar Khan said that the country has toured Bangladesh twice in the past …

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Tennis: Serena to be back on the court after baby

VANCOUVER (AFP) – Superstar athlete Serena Williams late Tuesday promised she would be back on the court after becoming a mom, with her baby hopefully cheering her on. Williams spoke playfully and candidly about family, competition, and her accidently unveiled pregnancy during an on-stage chat with journalist Gayle King at …

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Yasir Shah the star as Pakistan rout West Indies

KINGSTON (AFP) – Yasir Shah completed a six-wicket haul to spearhead the second innings rout of the West Indies as Pakistan achieved a comfortable seven-wicket victory just after lunch on the final day of the first Test on Tuesday. Trailing on first innings by 121 runs and resuming at the …

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Snooker: Champion Selby, Fu, Hawkins into last eight

LONDON (AFP) – Defending world snooker champion Mark Selby eased into this year s quarter-finals after a 13-6 victory over China s Xiao Guodong in Sheffield on Monday. The 33-year-old Englishman rattled off the three frames he needed right at the start of the session. “I played a really solid …

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