Azhar Ali

Cricket World Player of the Week - Steven Smith

For a match-defining and dominating double ton against England in the second Ashes Test, Steven Smith is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
20 July 2015
 

Cricket World Player of the Week - Dhammika Prasad

For his crucial seven wicket haul in the second Test that helped Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by seven wickets and level the series 1-1, Dhammika Prasad is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
29 June 2015

Pakistan erase deficit on a slow day

Pakistan are just six runs behind Sri Lanka after a solid show from their top order saw them reach 171 for two when play was called off due to bad light on day three of the second Test at P Sara Oval, Colombo.
27 June 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Stuart Broad

For picking seven wickets and scoring a quick fire 46 off just 39 balls to make sure England do not concede a lead in the second Test to New Zealand in Headingley, Stuart Broad is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
1 June 2015

Cricket World Player Of The Week - AB De Villiers

For a scintillating century that took Mumbai Indians apart in the Indian Premier League, AB de Villiers, is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
11 May 2015

Bangladesh In Dire Straits After Massive Pakistan Total

Azhar Ali and Asad Shafiq scored big before Pakistan declared and their bowlers knocked out half the Bangladesh side to leave them trailing by 450 runs at stumps on day two of the second Test in Mirpur.
7 May 2015

Cricket World Player Of The Week - James Anderson

For a wonderful spell of fast bowling on a dead track to turn a likely draw into a win for England in one session and for contributing in more than one discipline, James Anderson is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
27 April 2015

Azhar Ali Named ODI Captain Of Pakistan

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan on Monday has confirmed the appointment of Azhar Ali as the captain of Pakistan's One-Day International side following the retirement of Misbah-ul-Haq after the 2015 World Cup.
30 March 2015

Pakistan Name Malik, Tanvir And Azhar As Standbys For World Cup

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has named Sohail Tanvir, Shoaib Malik and Azhar Ali as standbys for their 15-man World Cup Squad.
28 January 2015

Magnificent Misbah Propels Pakistan

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq hit the joint-quickest century in the history of Test cricket to ensure his side continued to dominate the second and final Test against Australia in Abu Dhabi.
2 November 2014

Azhar, Younus Tons Help Pakistan Dominate

Azhar Ali and Younus Khan scored unbeaten centuries as Pakistan closed on an imposing 304 for two on day one of the second and final Test against Australia in Abu Dhabi.
30 October 2014

Pakistan's Thrilling Win & Test Cricket's Capacity For Drama

Test cricket has the capacity, like no other form of the game, to produce extended periods of high drama that leave you on the edge of your seat. We saw plenty of that today as Pakistan chased down 302 to beat Sri Lanka.
20 January 2014

Azhar, Misbah Seal Dramatic Pakistan Victory

Azhar Ali scored a century and Misbah-ul-Haq an unbeaten 68 as Pakistan chased down 302 to beat Sri Lanka by five wickets in fading light at the end of the third and final Test in Sharjah.
20 January 2014

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Azhar Ali

There have been several notable performances over the past seven days in international cricket, meaning that, once again, it is a difficult decision to choose this week's Cricket World Player of the Week. It is from events in Dubai that this week's award winner again comes. Both Younis Khan and Azhar Ali hit centuries in Pakistan's second innings total of 365, with Azhar taking the honours - partly thanks to the nature of Younis' dismissal in the first innings.
6 February 2012


 
 
 
 

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