Pakistan

"I will never give up on my dream to play for Pakistan" : Asif Zakir

A host of Pakistani players are currently in England to play in the various local leagues with the objective of improving skills and also to draw the attention of the national selectors to their abilities to play in alien conditions.
28 May 2018

Abbas moves into top 20 with fine show at Lord's

Mohammad Abbas leads a trio of Pakistan fast bowlers who have moved up in the MRF Tyres ICC Test Player Rankings after contributing in a memorable nine-wicket victory over England in the Lord’s Test that ended on Sunday.
28 May 2018

Keaton Jennings in for Mark Stoneman in England squad for second Test

Lancashire opening batsman Keaton Jennings has replaced Mark Stoneman in England’s squad for the second NatWest #NoBoundaries Test match against Pakistan, starting on Friday at Emerald Headingley.
28 May 2018

Pakistan beat England at Lord's - Overwhelmingly Clinical: Pakistan Zindabad

Yes I am going to give my age away. Having watched and followed Pakistan cricket for more than four decades now, it is impossible to compare their latest Test win at Lord’s, with anything in the past.
27 May 2018

The two Michaels left bewildered by Joe Root's captaincy tactics

The two Michaels, Michael Atherton and Michael Vaughan have not been impressed with Joe Root’s fielding placements in the Lord’s Test.
27 May 2018

The B-Factor saves England's blushes

On a glorious sunny day, the full house at Lord’s was treated to a fantastic day’s Test cricket. The ebb and flow on display keeping everyone on the edge of their seats.
26 May 2018

Babar Azam ruled out of the England tour due to broken forearm

Pakistan batsman Babar Azam has sustained a fracture on his forearm and would not be able to feature in the ongoing Pakistan-England Test series.
26 May 2018

Pakistan Tightens the Grip on England at Lord's

The two-match series between England and Pakistan provides an opportunity for both teams to climb up the ICC Test ranking.
25 May 2018

Flawless Pakistan take the honours on first day of the Lord's Test against England

Pakistan team management can be proud of the fact that its players produced a near perfect performance – with bat, ball and in the field – on the opening day of the Lord’s Test match.
24 May 2018

England v Pakistan First Test - Cricket Betting and Match Prediction

The first Test of the two match series between England and Pakistan begins tomorrow at Lord’s. We take a look at the squads and who is likely to come out on top in the match.
23 May 2018

England v Pakistan - Lord's Test Preview

Despite ICC switching its head offices to Dubai in 2005, Lord’s to many Pakistanis, shall remain the ‘Home of Cricket’
23 May 2018

Sheikh Sarbuland - Son of the soil

On the eve of the Lord’s Test, Sheikh Sarbuland, with a life-long association with cricket, emerges as a patriotic Pakistan supporter, in a league of his own, Furnished with home-cooked Aaloo parathas, in the joyful company of friends
22 May 2018

"No point being bitter about my non-selection" Fawad Alam

Fawad Alam: Club cricket in the United Kingdom can be a big plus for batsmen as you are gaining experience in conditions that are alien to you and you are expected to carry the team forward as the overseas professional.
22 May 2018

"Azhar Ali is a big-match player, he'll perform well on the big stage against England" : Asif Iqbal

Asif Iqbal: I recently met about seven of the players from the Pakistan Test squad and let me tell you that what really stood out for me was the camaraderie amongst the players
16 May 2018

Pakistan win Historic First Test Match against Ireland

On the fifth and final day of Ireland’s historic first Test match, there was no fairy tale finish for Ireland, as Pakistan won by five wickets in this one off Test match. Some great cricket, some rock and roll and some interesting weather, all made up for an intriguing contest.
15 May 2018

Cricket Ireland AUDIO End of Day Four - Stuart Thompson, William Porterfield

Ireland v Pakistan - Day Four - Stuart Thompson, William Porterfield audio interview
14 May 2018

Green stripes go missing from the Pakistan Test kit, social media abuzz

The Pakistan cricket team is currently part of a historic Test match being played in Dublin which is Ireland’s debut Test and a milestone in cricketing history.
14 May 2018

Cricket Ireland Audio - Kevin O'Brien and Gary Wilson post-play Day Three

Cricket Ireland - Kevin O'Brien and Gary Wilson post-play Day Three
13 May 2018

Farewell Sir Shaukat Abbas

9.40am Saturday 13th January was the moment Faisalabad cricket lost one of its esteemed cricket figures: Shaukat Abbas, a first-class cricketer, administrator, coach and umpire, breathed his last, four days short of his 72nd birthday.
12 May 2018

Is Climate Change affecting cricket in the UK and Ireland?

Today was to be a historic moment for Irish cricket playing their first ever Test match, against Pakistan, at Malahide CC, in Dublin.
11 May 2018