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PM Nawaz approves grant of Rs 30 million for boxer Muhammad Waseem

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday has approved grant of Rs 30 million for World Silver Flyweight Champion Muhammad Waseem. According to Pakistan Sports Boards, the money would be utilized in trainings and tours of the boxer. The federal government has also assured to support the player with every possible facility.

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Pakistan team reach Japan for Judo Grand Slam

LAHORE (APP) – Pakistan judo contingent has reached Tokoy (Japan) to take part in the Judo Grand Slam being played from Friday. The party comprises three judokas and two officials, said a spokesman of Pakistan Judo Federation here on Thursday. Nadeem Akram, Qaisar khan and Wajahat Sarwar will represent the country in grand judo event

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Judo Grand Slam kicks off in Tokyo

TOKYO (Sarzameen News) – Judo Grand Slam began at Tokyo Japan, in which all over the world 41 countries with total 287 Athletes participating in the event, out of them 155 male and 132 are female Judokas. Pakistan Judo delegation consisting of 5 persons reached Japan on Thursday, a statement said. Col. Junaid Alam as

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Ibra, Martial see Man Utd through, Arsenal crash

MANCHESTER (Sarzameen News) – Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Anthony Martial scored twice as Manchester United crushed West Ham United 4-1 in the League Cup quarter-finals on Wednesday, while Arsenal was humbled by Southampton. United manager Jose Mourinho served a one-game touchline ban after his dismissal for kicking a water bottle during Sunday’s 1-1 Premier League draw

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FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 tickets to go on public sale on December 1

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND (Sarzameen News) – With the eight participating countries’ routes to glory at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 now mapped out, as of Thursday, December 01, fans will be able to apply for tickets with just a few mouse clicks on the exclusive sales website FIFA.com/tickets. According to a press release issued by

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Hafeez allowed to resume bowling in international cricket

DUBAI (Sarzameen News) – The International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday announced that following remedial work and reassessment, the bowling action of Pakistan’s Mohammad Hafeez has been found to be legal, and the player can now resume bowling in international cricket. On 17 November, Hafeez underwent a reassessment of his bowling action at the National Cricket

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Pakistan Hockey Federation slams FIH, sees influence of India

ISLAMABAD (APP) – Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) on Tuesday slammed the International Hockey Federation (FIH) for omitting Pakistan from the Junior World Cup saying that the world governing body is fully influenced by their Indian counterpart. It may be mentioned here that the FIH had omitted Pakistan from the Jr World Cup to be held

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Pakistan fined for slow over-rate against New Zealand

DUBAI (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan has been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate against New Zealand during the second Test in Hamilton which ended on Tuesday. According to a statement issued by the International Cricket Council (ICC), Richie Richardson of the Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees imposed the fine after Azhar Ali’s side was

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NZ clean sweep Pakistan with Hamilton win

HAMILTON(Sarzameen News) – New Zealand won the second and final Test against Pakistan by 138 runs, clean sweeping the tourists 2-0. After putting up a defiant stand Pakistan floundered to 230 all out as they chased 369 on the last day of the second Test against New Zealand on Tuesday. Neil Wagner wrapped up the innings

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Pakistan announces unchanged test squad for Australia tour

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – The selectors of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have finalized the 16-member Test squad for the upcoming three-match series against Australia on Monday. According to a press release of the cricket board, Chief Selector Inzamam-ul-Haq and the national selection committee have finalized the team after consultations with Coach Mickey Arthur and Captain

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