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BBC is official radio broadcaster for ICC World Cup

JK NNI NEWS  IANS May 24 BBC Test Match Special has secured rights to broadcast ball-by-ball coverage of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, to be held in England and Wales next year. Test Match Special will be broadcast to fans on multiple platforms across the UK, including on BBC Radio 5 live Sports Extra, Radio 4 Long Wave and …

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Kashmir cricketing star Parvez Rasool inaugurates U-19 cricket tourney at TRC ground

JK NNI NEWS  Web desk May 15 Kashmir’s cricketing star Parvez Rasool on Tuesday inaugurated Kashmir Harvard Under-16 Inter-School cricket tournament at Tourist Reception Center (TRC) ground in Srinagar. The organizers said the event is being organized with the aim to develop school level cricket structure and 16 school teams from various parts of the Valley are participating. At the …

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Afridi, Malik to play for ICC World XI against Windies

JK NNI NEWS  Web desk sports April 19 S hahid Afridi, Shoaib Malik and Thisara Perera will be part of the World XI in the Twenty20 International against the West Indies, at Lord’s on May 31, the ICC announced on Thursday. The match is being staged to raise funds to rebuild and restore five major cricket venues at the heart …

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Pakistan strengthen their top position in latest ICC T20I rankings

JK NNI NEWS  Web desk Pakistan April 05 Pakistan has retained their numero uno spot in the latest T20 International rankings announced by the ICC. They whitewashed Windies in the recently concluded three-match series in the shortest format of the game and are now sitting pretty at the number 1 position. This was their seventh consecutive series win in the …

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Top 10 longest sixes ever in cricket history and first is unbreakable

JK NNI NEWS Web desk Sports march, 30 10. Mahendra Singh Dhoni Mahendra Singh Dhoni hit 112 meter long six in 2011-12 in the Commonwealth Bank Series against Australia.It was the helicopter shot the most popular Indian captain is famous for. 9. Ijaz Ahmed Ijaz Ahmed hit 115 meter long six in 1999 against England and cleared the stadium and the …

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Know the lifestyle of Pakistani cricketer Shahid Khan Afridi

JK NNI NEWS  Web desk SportS  march 29 Shahid Afridi, who is the former Pakistanicricketer and former captain of the Pakistan national cricket team. Shahid Afridi is known for his all-rounding performance. Shahid Afridi best batting performance always highlighted his career. Afridi was respected for his consistent bowling that relies on the change of pace rather than spin but drew greater …

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We received loads of proud love from Pakistani people during the PSL 3: JP Duminy

JK NNI NEWS  Web desk Sports march 29 The Islamabad United led by their stand-in skipper JP Duminy clinched their second Pakistan Super League (PSL) title by winning the final match of the tournament against Peshawar Zalmi at the National Stadium, in Karachi. Islamabad United registered a spectacular victory by defeating the Zalmi franchise by successfully chasing down the target …

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Pakistan team needs a power-hitter like Asif Ali, says Misbah

JK NNI News Web Desk Sports March 27 LAHORE: Misbah-ul-Haq, the captain of the two-time Pakistan Super League (PSL) champions Islamabad United, has expressed great pride at Asif Ali’s selection in the national squad for the T20 home series against West Indies. The former Pakistan captain, speaking to reporters at a sports event earlier today, said the national team has …

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Pakistan squad for T20 series against West Indies announced

JK NNI News Web Desk Sports March 26 KARACHI: The trio of young PSL performers Asif Ali, Hussain Talat and Shaheen Shah Afridi were rewarded for their outstanding performances during the league with a call by Pakistan’s selection committee for three-match series against the West Indies. The 15 member squad for the three T20Is to be played on 1st, 2nd …

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