Pakistan

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

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