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ISLAMABAD, APR 23: Players of Nishtar and Margalla Hockey Club in action during semi final of Inter Club Hockey Tournament at Naseer Bundha Hockey Stadium.=DNA PHOTO

Nishtar hockey club qualifies for final of inter club tourney

ISLAMABAD, APR 23 (DNA) – Nishtar Hockey Club has qualified for the final of the Inter club hockey tournament by defeating Margallah Hockey club by 4-1. Nishtar hockey club outclassed Margalla hockey club in the first semi final of Inter Club Hockey Tournament played at Naseer Bundha Hockey Stadium on Monday. The Nishtar club from the outset of the match played excellent hockey and scored two early goals, that put the opponents under huge pressure.

ISLAMABAD, APR 22: Players of Nishtar Hockey Club in a group photo with team officials. Nishtar defeated Kuri by 8 goals to one in quarter final of Inter Club Hockey Tournament. DNA PHOTO SUNNY GHOURI

Nishtar Hockey club thrash Kuri in Inter-Club hockey tourney

ISLAMABAD, APR 22 (DNA)- Nishtar Hockey Club gate-crashed into the semis of Inter Club Hockey Tournament by defeating Kuri club by 08 goals to 01. The Nishtar Club will now play semi final tomorrow (Monday).
The Nishtar Club, from the outset, attacked opponents goal post in an aggressive manner, that put Krui Club on the defensive.


Shahtaj clinch 5th Serena Hotels Polo Cup 2018

ISLAMABAD, APR 21 (DNA) – The final match of the 5th Serena Hotels Polo Cup was held at the Islamabad Club Polo Ground before diplomats, government officials and businesspeople, who gathered to celebrate the Game of Kings. The 06 days tournament began with preliminary matches between the competing teams. The final match was played between Shahtaj and Asean.


Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Malik confirm participation for ICC World XI against Windies

DUBAI, APR 19 (DNA) – Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Malik have confirmed their participation for the ICC World XI in a T20I against the Windies to be played at Lord’s on 31 May, the International Cricket Council said in a statement Thursday. The match is being organised to raise funds for stadia in the Caribbean that were badly damaged following Hurricanes Irma and Maria last year, it added.


Netflix set to make a reality show on Indian cricket team

MUMBAI, APR 11 (DNA) –  The online series website Netflix in collaboration with Condé Nast Entertainment is about to launch a reality show about cricket in India, media reports said. The untitled project will highlight the Mumbai Indians known to be the most successful team in the Indian premier league (IPL). The eight-episode series will shadow the Mumbai squad as they compete to win for the fourth consecutive time in what is known to be the second most watched sport in the world.


PCB, BCCI lock horns yet again over Asian Emerging Nations Cup

ISLAMABAD, APR 08 (DNA) –  Pakistan Cricket Board and Indian Cricket Board have locked horns yet again. Chairperson Najam Sethi will be flying to take part in the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) meeting to discuss the hosting rights ofAsian Emerging Nations Cup. The all-important meeting comes in the light of India’s refusal to send their team to Pakistan to play in the tournament.


ICC unveils new rules and regulations for cricketers behaviour

DUBAI, APR 02 (DNA) – International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive David Richardson has announced New rules for the matches and the players behaviour.ICC has announced to lead review into cricket behaviour. The review will deal with standards expected of players and “developing a culture of respect”.