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IPC, PSB failed to implement NIRC orders

ISLAMABAD, MAR 17 (DNA) – Despite several months of National Industrial Relations Commission (NIRC) orders, the ministry of Inter Provincial Coordination (IPC) and Pakistan Sports Board has failed to recovered rupee millions of additional allowances from the officers.According to available details, the National Industrial Relations Commission (NIRC) issued a ruling in June last year against the Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) decision to grant 20% additional allowance to the PSB finance and accounts officers and directed Pakistan Sports Board to Immediately stopping the process of granting 20% additional allowance to the Accounts Officer.

PCB cuts short PSL after some foreign players opt to leave Pakistan over coronavirus

LAHORE, MAR 13 – The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday decided to cut short the ongoing Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2020 and hold the final match of the tournament on March 18 instead of March 23.According to a press release by the cricketing body, the playoff match has been replaced by the semi-finals, which will be held in Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium on March 17; one at 2pm and the second at 7pm. The final will also take place at the Gaddafi Stadium at 7pm on March 18.

Lahore Qalandars sail to 8-wicket victory over Quetta Gladiators in PSL match

LAHORE, MAR 7 –  Lahore Qalandars cruised to an eight-wicket win against Quetta Gladiators in their Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2020 fixture at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium on Saturday.The Qalandars, who were chasing an easy target of 99 runs set by the Gladiators, finished at 100-2 with 49 balls remaining.Fakhar Zaman was bowled out by Mohammad Nawaz in the third over while skipper Sohail Akhtar was stumped by his Gladiators counterpart Sarfaraz Ahmed off Nawaz in the fifth over.

PSL 2020: Multan Sultans beat Karachi Kings by 52 runs

MULTAN – Multan Sultans beat Karachi Kings by 52 runs in the tenth match of the fifth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) in Multan.Playing first, Multan Sultans set a target of 187 runs for Karachi Kings.Sultans had lost their first wicket against Kings in the fifth over when Zeeshan Ashraf (23 off 13) was dismissed leaving his team at 31/1 in 4.1 overs.Earlier, Karachi Kings won the toss against Multan Sultans in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) and decided to field first at the Multan Cricket Stadium.

HBL PSL 2020: Quetta Gladiators beat Islamabad United by 5 wickets

RAWALPINDI, FEB 27 (DNA) – Quetta Gladiators has defeated Islamabad United by 5 wickets at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium.Earlier Quetta Gladiators have won the toss and decided to bowl first against Islamabad United.Islamabad United are hosting Quetta Gladiators in their Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2020 fixture at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium.

Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup returned to Karachi

KARACHI, FEB 27 (DNA) – The champion will represent Karachi in the Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup Grand Finals Turkish Airlines, flying to more countries than any other airline, arrived in Karachi at Defence Authority Country & Golf Club for the Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup on the 16th February.Attendance for the event was high while local high-profile figures and members of the business community were also present.Established in 2013, the Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup comprises 100 tournaments held around the globe at world-class facilities with over 8,000 players in total competing against one another.

PSL 2020: Quetta Gladiators cruise to 5-wicket victory over Karachi Kings

KARACHI – In a nail-biting game, Quetta Gladiators won the match against Karachi Kings by 5 wickets during the sixth fixture of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) tournament at Karachi s National Stadium on Sunday.Gladiators s Captain Sarfraz Ahmed put up quite a fight till the very end by scoring 37 runs from 25 balls, while Azam Khan managed to scrape 46 runs from 30 balls before being bowled out.Playing first, Karachi Kings had set a target of 157 runs at the loss of nine wickets against Quetta Gladiators after they won the toss and elected to bat first.