Pakistan

Pakistan government issues clearance for ICC World Twenty20 participation

The Pakistan men's and women's teams have been issued clearance by the interior ministry for travelling to India for the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
11 March 2016

Pakistan wants Indian government assurance for ICC World T20

The Pakistan Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has stated that the Pakistan national team will not be given clearance to depart for India until the Indian government gives a public assurance of safety in the ICC World Twenty20.
10 March 2016

India-Pakistan World T20 game shifted to Kolkata

The International Cricket Council has announced on Wednesday that the venue for the India-Pakistan match in the World Twenty20 has been moved to Kolkata from Dharamsala due to security concerns.
9 March 2016

Pakistan need to play fearless cricket - Azhar Mahmood

Pakistan interim bowling coach, Azhar Mahmood reckons that Pakistan need to play fearless cricket if they are to win the 2016 ICC World Twenty20.
9 March 2016

Pakistan declines playing in Dharamsala

Pakistan have ruled out playing their ICC World Twenty20 match against India in Dharamsala on 19th March after a three-man security team expressed their dissatisfaction with the security arrangements at the venue.
8 March 2016

Dave Richardson confident of Pakistan's participation in ICC World T20

The chief executive of the International Cricket Council, Dave Richardson has assured that Pakistan will not pull out of the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 tournament due to security concerns.
8 March 2016

World T20 - India favourites despite being in group of death

Three of the five World Cups have been won by sub-continental teams. There is a good chance the sixth edition of the tournament that goes underway from 8th March will also be won by a sub-continental team, hosts India.
7 March 2016

Pakistan replace Manzoor with Shehzad for ICC World T20

The Pakistan selectors have decided to drop Khurram Manzoor from the ICC World Twenty20 squad and have replaced him with Ahmed Shehzad.
7 March 2016

Pakistan to send three-man security team to India ahead of World T20

The Pakistan government is set to send a three-man security team to India in order to assess the security arrangements in the country for the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
6 March 2016

Mohammad Amir can become a great for Pakistan - Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq feels that fast bowler Mohammad Amir has the potential to become one of the great bowlers for the country in the future.
5 March 2016

Disciplined batting effort help Pakistan to consolation victory

Crucial knocks from Sharjeel Khan, Sarfraz Ahmed and Umar Akmal saw Pakistan chase down Sri Lanka’s total of 151 runs in 19.2 overs with six wickets in hand in the 10th match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
4 March 2016

Pakistan's performance was painful to watch - Shahryar Khan

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan stated that it was a painful experience to see Pakistan underperform in the 2016 Asia Cup where they have failed to qualify for the final.
4 March 2016

ICC reprimands Shakib Al Hasan for on-field conduct

The International Cricket Council has reprimanded Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan for hitting the stumps at the striker's end after being dismissed in the game against Pakistan in the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
3 March 2016

Bangladesh hold nerve to defeat Pakistan and cruise into Asia Cup final

Bangladesh progressed into the final of the 2016 Asia Cup, riding on a patient knock from Soumya Sarkar and unbeaten cameos from Mahmudullah and Mashrafe Mortaza as they chased down a target of 130 runs in 19.1 overs to complete a five-wicket win in the eighth match of the tournament in Mirpur.
2 March 2016

Shashank Manohar assures security to Pakistan team in Dharamsala

The president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Shashank Manohar has assured adequate security for the Pakistan team in Dharamsala during their match against India in the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
2 March 2016

Fifties from Malik, Akmal rescue Pakistan after Javed scare

After a triple strike by Amjad Javed early in the innings, Shoaib Malik and Umar Akmal hit fluent fifties and shared an unbeaten 114-run partnership to rescue Pakistan and secure a seven-wicket win over the United Arab Emirates in the sixth match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
29 February 2016

Virat Kohli lands 30 percent fine for showing dissent

Indian batsman Virat Kohli has been fined 30 percent of his match fee for showing dissent against the decision of the on-field umpire during the Asia Cup encounter against Pakistan on Saturday.
28 February 2016

Bowlers, Kohli flatten Pakistan on seaming track

A stern 49 scored by Virat Kohli helped India chase down 84 in 15.3 overs with five wickets in hand after the Indian bowlers restricted Pakistan to their second lowest score in T20Is in the fourth game of the Asia Cup in Mirpur.
27 February 2016

Pakistan receive government clearance for ICC World T20

The Pakistan government has given consent to its national cricket team to tour India in order to participate in the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
26 February 2016

Saeed Ajmal joins Ten Sports for Asia Cup 2016

The International Cricketers Association are proud to announce that Saeed Ajmal has joined Ten Sports for the Asia Cup 2016, which is being played in Bangladesh.
24 February 2016