Azhar Ali

Cricket World Player of the Week - Joe Root

For scoring two consecutive fifties and steering England to victories in the first two One-Day Internationals against Pakistan, Joe Root is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
29 August 2016
 

Azhar Ali urges Pakistan to play aggressive cricket in ODIs

Pakistan One-Day International captain Azhar Ali has urged his team to play aggressive cricket and improve their fielding standards in the upcoming limited-overs leg of their tour of the British Isles.
17 August 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Dilruwan Perera

Sri Lankan off-spinner Dilruwan Perera bags the Cricket World Player of the Week award for leading his team to a historic series victory against Australia after winning the second Test in Galle by a massive 229-run margin.
8 August 2016

Azhar Ali resignation rejected by PCB

The Pakistan Cricket Board has rejected the resignation of the One-Day International captain Azhar Ali over the inclusion of Mohammad Amir in the training camp in Lahore.
29 December 2015

Hafeez, Azhar Ali return to training camp

Pakistan One-Day International captain Azhar Ali and all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez have returned to the national training camp in Lahore after meeting with the Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan.
27 December 2015

Azhar Ali, Hafeez boycott training camp due to Mohammad Amir

Pakistan One-Day International captain Azhar Ali and all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez have refused to attend the ongoing national conditioning camp in Lahore due to the presence of Mohammad Amir.
25 December 2015

Azhar Ali wants positive approach from Pakistan

Pakistan captain Azhar Ali has urged his team to play positively in the upcoming third One-Day International against England in order to win the game.
17 November 2015

Azhar Ali ruled out of first Test with toe injury

Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali has been ruled out of the first Test match against England in Abu Dhabi after failing to recover from a toe injury he picked up in the series against Zimbabwe.
11 October 2015

Azhar Ali determined to be an aggressive captain

Pakistan's One-Day International captain Azhar Ali has declared his intentions to enforce a positive style of cricket from his team.
28 August 2015

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