For his unbeaten belligerent knocks of 60 and 63 that came at a strike-rate of 206 and 153 in the Indian Premier League 2016, Kolkata Knight Riders all-rounder Yusuf Pathan is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
9 May 2016
Yusuf Pathan and Corey Anderson had many things in common coming in to play their last league matches of the Indian Premier League 2014, writes Debashish Das.
26 May 2014
Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Yusuf Pathan has been named as the Cricket World Player Of The Week after some stunning batting in the Indian Premier League 2014.
26 May 2014
Watch as Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir and his team-mates give their reaction to Yusuf Pathan's stunning 72 in 22 balls that helped them beat the Sunrisers Hyderabad.
25 May 2014
Yusuf Pathan struck a brilliant 72 in 22 balls as the Kolkata Knight Riders beat the Sunrisers Hyderabad by four wickets to guarantee a second-place finish in the Indian Premier League 2014 table.
24 May 2014
Kolkata Knight Riders' Indian Premier League title defence is officially over after they were beaten by Pune Warriors by the margin of seven runs in Ranchi. A half-century from Manish Pandey helped Pune post 170 for four and after Yusuf Pathan became the first man in the IPL to be given out obstructing the field, Kolkata closed on 163 for seven in reply.
15 May 2013
Kolkata Knight Riders booked their place in the Indian Premier League 2012 final as they produced a strong performance to beat Delhi Daredevils by 18 runs in the qualifier in Pune. Yusuf Pathan's late blast of 40 not out helped them accelerate to a score of 162 for four and Delhi closed on 144 for eight in reply, unable to pick up the pace when it was required.
22 May 2012
India have promoted Virat Kohli to vice-captain and recalled all-rounder Yusuf Pathan and seamer Ashok Dinda for their Asia Cup defence. The tournament gets underway next month in Bangladesh. The men making way are Virender Sehwag, Zaheer Khan, Parthiv Patel and Umesh Yadav, with chairman of selectors Kris Srikkanth keen to stress that Sehwag had not been dropped following his poor form in the Commonwealth Bank Series.
29 February 2012
India have named an unchanged squad for the remaining three One-Day Internationals against England while also calling up Robin Uthappa and Yusuf Pathan for the Twenty20 International that follows. India have surged into a 2-0 series lead with comprehensive 126-run and eight-wicket victories in Hyderabad and Delhi and will be aiming for more of the same.
18 October 2011
South Australia recorded their first win of the Champions League and condemned Kolkata Knight Riders to bottom of Group B following a 19-run triumph in Hyderabad. Dan Christian (42 from 27) and Callum Ferguson played the defining partnership of the match, as the pair put on 74 for the fourth wicket from only 44 balls, including taking 20 from Yusuf Pathan's final over, as the Redbacks eventually closed on 188 for five with Ferguson ending on 70 not out from 40 balls.
27 September 2011
The Kolkata Knight Riders hit the top of the Indian Premier League 2011 table with a 20-run victory over the Deccan Chargers in Hyderabad. Yusuf Pathan benefited from being dropped three times on his way to 47 not out to help the Knight Riders post a score of 169 for four before the Deccan Chargers closed on 149 for six in reply.
3 May 2011
India's Yusuf Pathan hammered 105 in 70 balls but his belligerent innings was in vain as South Africa won the decisive fifth One-Day International by 33 runs at Centurion Park. Hashim Amla's less aggressive, but no less impressive 116 had enabled South Africa to post 250 for nine from 46 overs and India were then bowled out for 234 in 40.2 overs as South Africa took the series 3-2.
24 January 2011
Yusuf Pathan blasted 59 in 50 balls and Zaheer Khan picked up three wickets to underpin India's two-wicket victory over South Africa in the third One-Day International in Cape Town. South Africa were bowled out for 220 after winning the toss but despite chasing under lights at Newlands being anything but easy, India got home with ten balls to spare.
18 January 2011
Rohit Sharma and Suresh Raina played starring roles with the bat as India beat South Africa by 21 runs in the one-off Twenty20 International at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban. Sharma made 53 and Raina 41 as India made 168 for six which they followed up by restricting South Africa to 147 for nine as Ashish Nehra and Yusuf Pathan bagged a brace of wickets.
9 January 2011
Indian all-rounder Yusuf Pathan has been named as the Cricket World® Player Of The Week after his starring performances helped his side beat New Zealand 5-0 in their One-Day International series. In the fourth ODI in Bangalore, Pathan returned three for 49 in nine overs, picking up the wickets of Scott Styris, Daniel Vettori and Kyle Mills as New Zealand made 315 for seven.
13 December 2010
New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has praised Yusuf Pathan after the all-rounder's aggressive unbeaten century helped India move into a 4-0 One-Day International series win in Bangalore. Pathan smashed an unbeaten 123 in 96 balls - his maiden ODI century - as India chased down 316 to win with seven balls to spare as New Zealand's improved batting effort proved to be in vain.
8 December 2010
Yusuf Pathan hammered a 79-ball century before India won the fourth One-Day International against New Zealand by five wickets in Bangalore. James Franklin smashed an unbeaten 98 in 69 balls as New Zealand posted 315 for seven but with Pathan in stunning form, India were able to surpass that and move into a 4-0 series lead with Pathan unbeaten on 123 in 96 balls.
7 December 2010
Yusuf Pathan blasted a boundary-filled 106 in 60 balls as the Baroda Cricket Association XI beat Kenya by 46 runs in the opening...
28 July 2010
Yusuf Pathan and Virat Kohli put together an unbroken 64-run partnership in 37 balls to steer India to a convincing six-wicket win...
12 June 2010
Essex have learnt that hard-hitting Indian all-rounder Yusuf Pathan's planned move to the county to play in the Friends...
1 April 2010