Pakistan

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

What can Pakistan expect to achieve in the Tests against West Indies?

Can Pakistan continue their form in the longer format during the Test series against West Indies? Mustafa Moeen Qureshi shares his view on it.
7 October 2016

Younis Khan to skip first Test against West Indies

Senior Pakistan batsman Younis Khan will not take part in the first Test against West Indies in the upcoming series after recently recovering from dengue fever.
6 October 2016

I learnt a lot from the ODI series against Pakistan - Kraigg Brathwaite

West Indies top-order batsman Kraigg Brathwaite, who made his One-Day International debut in the recently concluded series against Pakistan said that he has learnt a lot in the three games.
6 October 2016

Azhar Ali, Babar Azam slam tons as Pakistan whitewash West Indies

Azhar Ali led from the front with a breezy century while Babar Azam hit his third consecutive ton as Pakistan posted a target of 309 runs and bowled West Indies out for 172 and secured a 136-run win in the third One-Day International in Abu Dhabi, thereby completing a 3-0 series clean-sweep.
5 October 2016

Mickey Arthur targets top-four spot in ODI rankings

Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur has stated that his primary aim is to see the national One-Day International side among the top four teams in the ICC rankings.
5 October 2016

Stuart Broad keen to cement place for 2019 Cricket World Cup

England fast bowler Stuart Broad has expressed his desire to be part of the national One-Day International squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
5 October 2016

Mohammad Amir to miss third ODI against West Indies

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir will not take part in the third One-Day International against West Indies as he is returning home to be with his mother who is seriously ill.
5 October 2016

Dowrich hits fifty as warm-up game ends in a draw

After dismissing Emirates Cricket Board XI for 117 runs in the first innings, West Indies got yet another batting practice with Shane Dowrich hitting an unbeaten fifty as the two-day tour match ended in a draw in Dubai.
4 October 2016

Holder looks at positives following series defeat against Pakistan

West Indies captain Jason Holder said that there were a few positives for the team despite conceding a 2-0 unbeatable lead to Pakistan in the second One-Day International in Sharjah.
3 October 2016

Azam, Malik steer Pakistan to series win over West Indies

Babar Azam scored his second consecutive century, while Shoaib Malik scored a fluent 90 as Pakistan registered a 59-run win over West Indies in the second One-Day International in Sharjah thereby sealing the series 2-0.
2 October 2016

Quinton de Kock blitz earns praise from Steven Smith

Australian skipper Steven Smith lauded Quinton de Kock for his incredible knock of 178 runs in the first One-Day International where South Africa took a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.
1 October 2016

Mohammad Nawaz stuns West Indies after Babar Azam century

Babar Azam scored his maiden century while Mohammad Nawaz led from the front with a four-wicket haul as Pakistan defeated West Indies by 111 runs with DLS method in the first One-Day International in Sharjah.
30 September 2016

Comparisons with Sachin Tendulkar are truly special - Asad Shafiq

Pakistan batsman Asad Shafiq admitted that the comparisons made between him and batting legend Sachin Tendulkar by the national team head coach Mickey Arthur are "truly special".
29 September 2016

I went out there and played positive cricket - Kesrick Williams

West Indies fast bowler Kesrick Williams, who made his debut against Pakistan in the third Twenty20 International in Abu Dhabi, said that his goal was to play positive cricket in the match.
28 September 2016

Imad Wasim spins Pakistan to 3-0 series victory over West Indies

Imad Wasim once again tormented the West Indies batting line up with a three-wicket haul and restricted them to 103 following which Pakistan chased down the target in 15.1 overs with eight wickets in hand in the third Twenty20 International in Abu Dhabi to complete a 3-0 series whitewash.
27 September 2016

Jomel Warrican makes comeback into West Indies Test squad

The West Indies selectors have called up left-arm orthodox spinner Jomel Warrican to the Test squad to face Pakistan in the three-match series in the United Arab Emirates.
26 September 2016