Sunday , February 18 2018

Sports

Korean unity, historic handshake as Pyeongchang Olympics open

Pyeongchang: The two Koreas marched together and South Korea´s president shared a historic handshake with Kim Jong Un´s sister as the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics opened in a spirit of intense rapprochement on Friday. At a glittering but sub-zero ceremony, South and North Korea brought the crowd to its feet as …

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Pakistan won the best Twenty20 side after beating Newzealan in 3rd T20

Mount Maunganui: Pakistan on Sunday emerged  the best Twenty20 side in the world  after beating New Zealand in the series-deciding final Twenty20 match in Mount Maunganui. It marked an incredible comeback for  Pakistan  being whitewashed in the five-match one-day series on arrival in New Zealand and lost the first Twenty20. The …

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Pakistan beat New Zealand in second T20 at Eden Park

Islamabad: Pakistan beat New Zealand by 48 runs in the second T20 international to level the series 1-1 in a high-scoring thriller at Eden Park, Auckland on Thursday. Pakistani batsmen put up an imposing total of 201-4 after Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss and chose to bat. Player-of-the-Match Fakhar Zaman and …

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Pakistani mountaineer, partners scale Mt Pumori without oxygen supplement

Islamabad: Pakistani mountaineer Muhammad Ali Sadpara, his climbing partner Alex Txikon from Spain and two sherpas successfully scaled Mount Pumori (7,161 m) without using supplemental oxygen in the region on Saturday (January 20). The team has become the first one to scale a peak above 7,000 m in the winter …

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