Pakistan

Sri Lanka Solid After Dilruwan Perera Takes Five

Sri Lanka closed day two of the first Test in Galle on 99 for one after Dilruwan Perera took his second five-wicket haul in as many innings to help bowl Pakistan out for 451.
7 August 2014

A Record-Breaking Day For Younus Khan

Israr Ahmed Hashmi reflects on a record-breaking day for Younus Khan, whose century helped set Pakistan up for a strong performance on day one against Sri Lanka in Galle.
7 August 2014

Younus Leads Strong Pakistan Recovery

Younus Khan's 24th Test century and a half-century from Asad Shafiq helped Pakistan recover from a poor first session to close day one of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle on 261 for four.
6 August 2014

Acceptance Of Mortality & Shoaib Akhtar's Run-Up

Coming off a run-up that wouldn’t look out of place at a Jamaican sprinter’s convention, Shoaib Akhtar’s approach to the crease was equally as terrifying as the deliveries that followed it, writes Luke Ginnell.
5 August 2014

Sri Lanka Recall Pradeep For Pakistan Tests

Sri Lanka have recalled fast bowler Nuwan Pradeep and left out spinner Ajantha Mendis for the two-Test series against Pakistan, which begins on 6th August.
31 July 2014

Rewind...To A Classic India-Pakistan Clash From 2004

Following the recent news that India and Pakistan are set to resume bilateral series against each other from 2015, Jibran Khan Niazi casts his mind back to a classic encounter played in 2004.
23 July 2014

Pakistan Name Squad To Tour Australia

Pakistan have named a squad of 14 women to travel to Australia and take on the reigning 20 and 50-over world champions in a series of four One-Day and four Twenty20 Interantionals.
17 July 2014

Australia Call Up Kristen Beams, Megan Schutt

Australia Women have called up leg-spinner Kristen Beams for the first time and recalled seamer Megan Schutt ahead of One-Day International and Twenty20 International series against Pakistan Women.
17 July 2014

Akmal, Younus Back For Pakistan

Umar Akmal and Younus Khan have been handed recalls to Pakistan's squads to take on Sri Lanka in August.
9 July 2014

I'm Not Enjoying Playing For Pakistan - Shoaib Malik

Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik, currently playing Twenty20 cricket for the Birmingham Bears, has revealed that he is not enjoying playing for his country at the moment.
28 June 2014

India, Pakistan To Resume Bilateral Ties

India and Pakistan are set to resume bilateral ties and play six series between 2015 and 2023 after their respective boards signed a Memorandum of Understanding.
27 June 2014

Comment - In Praise Of The Much-Criticised Misbah

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq is perhaps one of the most criticised figures in the game. Jibran Khan Niazi, a former team-mate of his, puts forward a staunch defence.
23 June 2014

Pakistan Change Series Dates

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has confirmed changes to fixture dates and venues for the upcoming series against Australia and New Zealand in the United Arab Emirates.
20 June 2014

Will Pakistan Host International Cricket Again?

Everybody knows that Pakistan have not hosted an international series since 2009 and after the devastating terrorist attacks on Karachi airport, Bimal Mirwani asks whether international cricket will ever return?
12 June 2014

Younus Gets Contract Upgrade

Younus Khan will receive a Category A contract after the Pakistan Cricket Board made an amendment to the rules governing the award of central contracts.
11 June 2014

PCB Awards 22 Women Contracts

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has awarded 22 women central contracts for the 2014 calendar year.
6 June 2014

PCB Awards 31 Central Contracts

The Pakistan Cricket Board has awarded 31 players central contracts that run until the end of 2014 with players now receiving 25 per cent more than last year.
5 June 2014

Comment - Why Pakistan Loves Cricket So Much

In his latest article for Cricket World, first-class cricketer Jibran Khan Niazi explores the deep love Pakistan has for the game of cricket, despite a number of setbacks.
4 June 2014

New Zealand Opt For Boxing Day Test

New Zealand will play a Boxing Day Test - against Sri Lanka in Christchurch - for the first time in more than 10 years, after New Zealand Cricket (NZC) confirmed their summer fixtures.
3 June 2014

Corruption 'A Sad Reality Of Modern Day Cricket - Shahid Nazir

Although former Pakistan international Shahid Nazir says he was never approached during his time playing in the Indian Cricket League, he says that recent revelations have come as no surprise.
23 May 2014

 
 
 
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