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New Zealand likely to postpone tours to West Indies, Bangladesh

Wellington (AFP): New Zealand Cricket conceded upcoming tours to Europe and the West Indies were unlikely to proceed Friday, with doubts also hanging over a planned visit to Bangladesh.

Peshawar Zalmi owner donates to PM’s Corona Relief Fund

Islamabad: Owner of Pakistan Super League (PSL) team Peshawar Zalmi has donated Rs. 10 million to Prime Minister’s Corona Relief Fund. ...

Coronavirus pandemic hits global sport events

(AFP): Wimbledon on Wednesday joined the list of sports events cancelled or postponed in the face of the coronavirus pandemic signaling that the standstill in global sports could extend deep into the summer. ...

Jos Buttler auctions World Cup final shirt for hospitals combating coronavirus

London (AFP): England’s Jos Buttler is auctioning the shirt he wore in last year’s dramatic World Cup final win so that the proceeds can go towards hospitals combating the coronavirus. ...

Indian cricket legends lend support to Shahid Afridi to fight coronavirus

Lahore: Amid coronavirus panic that has gripped South Asia and the world, former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi came forward pushing affluent to donate to help poor people in the difficult times. ...

Wimbledon tennis tournament to be cancelled

The global coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc on the sporting calendar with numerous events, tournaments and competitions forced to be cancelled. The Wimbledon tennis tournament to become latest sporting event to fall victim to the pandemic. ...

Asia Cup 2020 likely to be cancelled

Lahore: While the Tokyo Olympics 2020 has already been postponed, the Asia Cup 2020 is likely to be cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Turkish World Cup hero Rustu Recber hospitalised with coronavirus

Ankara: Former Turkish national team and ex-Barcelona goalkeeper Rustu Recber is in hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, his wife confirmed. ...

Shahid Afridi asks PM Imran to declare food items tax free

Lahore: Former skipper of Pakistan cricket team Shahid Afridi has asked Prime Minister Imran Khan of withdrawing tax on food items to provide relief to people in the crisis erupted due to coronavirus outbreak. ...