Time said the Argentine superstar had already had a transformative impact on the American sporting landscape, which has been historically slow to embrace football.
Shan Masood has been appointed as the new test captain, while Shaheen Afridi has been named the T20 captain.
Pakistan's disappointing campaign raises questions about Babar Azam's future as the captain of white-ball cricket.
Rawalpindi Traffic Police seized the opportunity to promote road safety by issuing a creative helmet warning to motorcyclists.
The young fast bowler has topped the ICC ODI rankings by gaining seven points and was currently named the joint-leading wicket-taker alongside Australia spinner Adam Zampa, having 16 wickets at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023.
Inter Miami's Messi, who last won the award in 2021, played a pivotal role in guiding Argentina to their first World Cup title in 36 years when they beat defending champions France in the final last year.
Pakistan cricketers chose rest over optional training ahead of their crucial World Cup match against South Africa.
Despite losing the game, Pakistan demonstrated their resilience and ability to put up a strong fight against a formidable Australian side.
This victory marked India's eighth successive defeat of Pakistan in World Cup encounters, a streak that dates back to 1992.
Iranian media have reported that numerous lawyers in the country have filed a complaint against Ronaldo concerning the photograph.
The approval of visas for the Pakistan cricket team has brought immense relief and excitement to the cricketing world.
Hasan, 29, was player of the tournament when Pakistan won the ICC Champions Trophy in 2017, but lost his place as Naseem, Haris Rauf and Shaheen Shah Afridi formed the main pace attack.