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Links of bookies with terrorist activities unearthed

AHORE (Roze news) – It has been revealed in a meeting chaired by interior minister that the money which comes through gambling in Pakistan Super League (PSL), Indian Premier League (IPL), Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) and other leagues is used in the terrorist activities, reported Roznama Dunya on Thursday. Interior …

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Boxing: Amir Khan, Pacquiao set for blockbuster bout

LONDON (Agencies) – Manny Pacquiao is set for a blockbuster clash with Amir Khan on May 20, British media reported. According to The Times, a “verbal agreement has been made” for the fight to take place in the UK, reportedly in either Khan s hometown Bolton or in Manchester. The Daily …

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Uzma says Pakistan safe for foreign mountaineers

ISLAMABAD (APP) – Pakistani female mountaineer Uzma Yousaf who has become the first-ever female mountaineer to summit the 5098 meter Rush Peak, Gilgit- Baltistan in winter termed Pakistan a safe country for foreign mountaineers to visit here. Uzma started her expedition on February 2 and waved Pakistani flag on summit …

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S.Africa win toss, bowl in 2nd N.Zealand ODI

Christchurch: South Africa won the toss and elected to bowl in the second one-day international against New Zealand in Christchurch on Wednesday. Captain AB de Villiers said he was confident in a revamped attack that features Wayne Parnell and Dwaine Pretorius in place of Farhaan Behardein and Tabraiz Shamsi.“We´ve had …

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Spanish court rejects Neymar, Barca appeal

Madrid (AFP) – A Spanish court on Monday dismissed appeals from Neymar and Barcelona over alleged fraud and corruption in the Brazilian star’s transfer from Santos in 2013. The decision brings the possibility of the player and club facing trial a step closer. Neymar’s arrival from Brazil’s Santos has been …

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Man City’s Guardiola keen to keep peace with Aguero

Manchester (AFP) – Pep Guardiola insists his relationship with Sergio Aguero remains strong despite mounting speculation over the Manchester City striker’s future since the arrival of Gabriel Jesus. Teenage sensation Jesus took Aguero’s place in Guardiola’s starting line-up before breaking a bone in his foot, an injury that may rule …

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Ton-up Walcott ends Sutton’s FA Cup dream

LONDON – Theo Walcott scored his 100th Arsenal goal as Arsene Wenger s side ended non-league minnows Sutton United s FA Cup fairytale with a 2-0 victory in the FA Cup on Monday. The England forward added to Lucas Perez s opener as Arsenal returned to winning ways following their 5-1 drubbing by …

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