Pakistan

Yasir Shah spins Pakistan to series win in Abu Dhabi

Yasir Shah’s second ten-wicket haul bowled West Indies out for 322 runs in their second innings as Pakistan secured a massive 133-run victory on the fifth day of the second Test in Abu Dhabi to claim an unassailable 2-0 lead which sealed a series win.
25 October 2016

Pakistan on brink of series victory after dominating day four

After setting a target of 456 runs in the final innings, Pakistan bowlers managed to restrict West Indies to 171 for four at stumps on day four of the second Test in Abu Dhabi.
24 October 2016

Pakistan surge ahead after Yasir Shah's four wicket haul

Fifties from Sami Aslam and Azhar Ali helped Pakistan claim an overall lead of 342 runs on day three after a four-wicket haul from Yasir Shah saw West Indies being bowled out for 224 runs in their first innings of the second Test in Abu Dhabi.
23 October 2016

Sabbir Rahman stands between England and victory in Chittagong

An unbeaten fifty from Sabbir Rahman remains the only hope for Bangladesh in their pursuit of their maiden Test victory against England as they head into the final day needing 33 runs to win with two wickets in hand in the first game in Chittagong.
23 October 2016

Late strikes hand Pakistan advantage on day two

A couple of late strikes helped Pakistan claim the advantage on the second day of the second Test in Abu Dhabi, restricting West Indies to 106 for four in 45 overs after posting a total of 452 runs in the first innings.
22 October 2016

Stokes, Bairstow put England in dominant position despite Shakib's five-fer

Ben Stokes followed his four-wicket haul with a vital 85-run knock as England managed to take a lead of 273 runs with two wickets in hand at stumps on day three of the first Test against Bangladesh in Chittagong.
22 October 2016

Younis, Misbah dominate on a batting day for Pakistan

Younis Khan scored a superb century while Misbah ul Haq remained unbeaten on 90 as Pakistan reached 304 for four at stumps on day one of the second Test against West Indies in Abu Dhabi.
21 October 2016

Kevin Pietersen, Eoin Morgan to be part of PSL 2017

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen will return to play for the Quetta Gladiators in the 2017 edition of the Pakistan Super League following the draft process that took place in Dubai on Wednesday.
19 October 2016

Azhar Ali, Devendra Bishoo make steady gains in ICC rankings

Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali and West Indies leg-spinner improved their positions in the latest Test rankings released by the International Cricket Council after their performance in the first Test in Dubai
18 October 2016

Pakistan earn hard-fought win despite Bravo, Holder heroics

Darren Bravo scored a magnificent century, while Jason Holder showed a lot of courage with his 186-ball unbeaten knock as West Indies gave a tough fight to Pakistan on the final day, but eventually succumbed to a 56-run defeat in the first Test in Dubai.
17 October 2016

Yasir Shah wants to play against Ravichandran Ashwin

Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah expressed his desire to compete against Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin provided they get to play each other.
17 October 2016

Azhar Ali: A tale of remarkable resilience

Raacikh Asghar shares his view on the rise of Azhar Ali, who had recently became the fourth Pakistan batsman to have crossed the 300-run mark milestone in the first Test against West Indies.
16 October 2016

Bishoo eight-fer gives West Indies a chance at victory

An incredible eight-wicket haul from Devendra Bishoo dismissed Pakistan for 123 runs in their second innings as West Indies went on to score 95 for two at stumps on day four of the first Test in Dubai, chasing a target of 346 runs.
16 October 2016

Bravo, Samuels lead West Indies fightback on day two

Led by valiant knocks from Darren Bravo and Marlon Samuels, West Indies reached 315 for six at stumps on day three in their first innings in response to Pakistan's total of 579 in the first Test in Dubai.
15 October 2016

Azhar Ali slams triple century as Pakistan extend dominance on day two

Azhar Ali became the fourth Pakistan batsman to score a triple century as the home team declared their first innings at 579 for one following which West Indies reached 69 for one at stumps on day two of the first Test in Dubai.
14 October 2016

Azhar Ali, Sami Islam frustrate West Indies on batting day

Opening batsmen Azhar Ali and Sami Aslam shared a mammoth 215-run stand as Pakistan reached 279 for one at stumps on day one of the first Test against West Indies in Dubai.
13 October 2016

Shahzaib Ahmed grabs spotlight on final day as tour game ends in draw

After Shahzaib Ahmed's five-wicket haul dismissed West Indies for 297 in their first innings, Pakistan Cricket Board Patron's XI lost three quick wickets at stumps on day three before the tour game in Sharjah ended in a draw.
10 October 2016

Bravo, Brathwaite fifties follow Bishoo five-fer as West Indies fight back

After a Devendra Bishoo five-fer bowled Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Patron’s XI for 308 runs, Kraigg Brathwaite and Darren Bravo scored fluent fifties to push the West Indies score to 174 for two at the end of day two of the tour match in Sharjah.
9 October 2016

Babar Azam's prolific form earns him maiden Test call-up

Pakistan top-order batsman Babar Azam has been included in the 14-man Test squad by the national selectors for the first Test against West Indies in the United Arab Emirates.
8 October 2016

Hafeez fails, Bishoo keeps PCB Patron's XI in check on day one

Iftikhar Ahmed led from the front with a confident 63 while Shan Masood and Ahmed Shehzad supported with half centuries of their own following which Devendra Bishoo's three-wicket haul restricted Pakistan Cricket Board Patron's XI to 241 for five at stumps on day one of the tour game in Sharjah.
8 October 2016