West Indies

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

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

England Women's West Indies tour to proceed on schedule

The West Indies Cricket Board has confirmed that the England Women's series against West Indies Women will proceed as per the original schedule in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew.
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

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

WICB announce Women's squad for three England ODIs

The West Indies Cricket Board has announced a 13-member women's squad which will take on England Women in the first three One-Day Internationals to be played in Jamaica.
4 October 2016

Carter, Cummins rattle ECB XI after West Indies batsmen spend time in middle

The top-order of the West Indies had a decent outing following which Jonathan Carter and Miguel Cummins shared seven wickets between them to restrict the Emirates Cricket Board XI to 56 for seven at stumps on day one of the tour game in Dubai.
3 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

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

Umar Akmal, Asad Shafiq included for West Indies ODI series

The Pakistan selectors have opted to recall batsmen Umar Akmal and Asad Shafiq for the One-Day International series against West Indies which will be played from 30th September onwards.
26 September 2016

Sohail Tanvir bowls Pakistan to series win

A three-wicket haul from Sohail Tanvir spearheaded Pakistan’s bowling efforts as they restricted West Indies to 144 for nine after setting a target of 161 runs to secure a 16-run victory in the second Twenty20 International in Dubai and also an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series.
24 September 2016

South Africa eye rise to second spot in ODI rankings

With a busy international season ahead, South Africa currently have a chance to leapfrog India and New Zealand to claim the second spot in the ICC One-Day International Rankings.
24 September 2016