Karachi Kings, Quetta Gladiators battle it out in today’s first match
[embed_video1 url=http://stream.jeem.tv/vod/ada109cd035e7d92f46d17efa17b202e.mp4/playlist.m3u8?wmsAuthSign=c2VydmVyX3RpbWU9Mi8yMy8yMDE4IDU6MTU6MDYgQU0maGFzaF92YWx1ZT1ZNWlvYk05NTJlaFRuNFJtRUk1OGVnPT0mdmFsaWRtaW51dGVzPTYwJmlkPTE= style=center] DUBAI: New-look Karachi Kings and both the previous editions’ runners-up Quetta Gladiators will meet in today’s first match at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.Kings, captained by Imad Wasim in this year’s Pakistan Super League (PSL), have revamped their lineup, the trade-in of Shahid Afridi from Peshawar Zalmi being the biggest boost to their squad.Another boost to the Kings is England captain Eoin Morgan, who was drafted in from Zalmi as well. However, the team might miss the presence of opener Luke Wright, who ruled himself out over fitness concerns. Veterans Kumar Sangakkara, Chris Gayle, Kieron Pollard and Mahela Jayawardena were also released by the team ...
PSL 2018 off to a great start: Wasim Akram
Shoaib Malik and Wasim Akram during the PSL opening ceremony - Photo: PSL DUBAI: Former Pakistani skipper Wasim Akram tweeted on Friday that the Pakistan Super League 2018 was off to a great start.Akram who is the director and bowling coach for Multan Sultans saw his team beat defending champions Peshawar Zalmi by seven wickets in the first match."Time to give our Pakistanis at home something to cheer about," Akram tweeted.
Multan Sultans will next face Lahore Qalandars in the third match of the PSL.
Nowitzki ‘disgusted’ by accusations against Mavs
Dirk Nowitzki. Image via Reuters Video/ScreenshotDirk Nowitzki, who holds virtually every career record in Dallas Mavericks history, said he was stunned to hear accusations of serial sexual harassment in the team’s offices.Sports Illustrated reported Tuesday that numerous female employees were propositioned, verbally mistreated and touched inappropriately by former Mavericks president and CEO Terdema Ussery.The club fired human resources director Buddy Pittman this week after hearing that employees said Pittman was unresponsive in relation to charges against Ussery.The Mavericks also fired a website employee who was involved in two domestic-violence incidents.Nowitzki, a 39-year-old forward who is in his 20th season with the team, spoke about the situation following the Mavericks’ practice Wednesday in Los Angeles at the University of Southern California."It’s tough. It’s very disappointing. It’s heartbreaking," he said."I’m glad it’s all coming out. I was disgusted when ...