Indian model vows to strip for World Cup win

NEW DELHI: Women in India are encouraged to dress modestly at all times, but a brasher side to modern life has been exposed after a popular model vowed to strip naked if the nation wins the cricket World...

Afridi does not fear fans' backlash

Pakistani cricket fans react after their national cricket team lost the Cricket World Cup 2011 second semi-final match against India. MOHALI: Vanquished captain Shahid Afridi expects a mature...

Riaz grabs limelight

MOHALI - Fast bowler Wahab Riaz emerged from the shadows with a career-best five for 46 in Wednesday's World Cup semi-final as India made 260 for nine though pakistan lost. The left-armer, who...

Lahoris disappointed but not angry

A scene from Gaddafi Stadium. LAHORE: The city remained calm after Pakistan lost the World Cup semi final match to India on Wednesday. No violence, sabotage or vandalism however, was reported...

The dream is over

MOHALI: The dream is over. The infuriating wait for the titanic India-Pakistan clash ended in anti-climax for the fans in green as India shattered Pakistan’s hopes for a 2011 World Cup final...

Our resolve undefeated

Afridi and his boys at least won the nation an opportunity to taste unity. Team Pakistan has did marvelous by silencing all the nay-sayers who had been predicting the close of Pakistan cricket for good....

Indians, Pakistanis bond during tense clash

MOHALI: Tens of thousands of Indians and a handful of Pakistanis packed the stadium for their cricket World Cup clash on Wednesday in a friendly atmosphere that belied diplomatic tensions between the...

Sri Lanka outclass Kiwis to reach final

Sri Lanka's Thilan Samaraweera (L) and Mahela Jayawardene celebrate their team's win against New Zealand during their ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 semi-final match in Colombo March 29, 2011....