Pakistan in command against Oz

2014-10-24 21:21

Pakistan's spin bowlers shared six wickets between them to take control of the first Test against Australia in Dubai.

Younus named 19-member in squad

2014-10-14 14:47

Pakistani selectors have named experienced opener Taufeeq Umar and senior batsman Younus Khan in a 19-member squad.

Pakistan loses Riaz for Tests

2014-10-13 12:19

Pakistan continued to lose key players through injury against Australia with paceman Wahab Riaz ruled out of the two Test series.

Misbah: Weight loss no issue

2014-10-08 11:28

Struggling Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul Haq has denied shedding weight has caused him to lose form.

Hafeez: I am surprised

2014-10-02 14:37

Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez says he is surprised but not concerned after his bowling was reported.

Misbah eyeing CWC glory

2014-09-17 13:45

Limited-overs captain Misbah-ul-Haq says he is determined that Pakistan will "once again rule the world" by winning the 2016 CWC.

Ajmal's elbow puts Pakistan in a spin

2014-09-13 07:22

Pakistan's cricket chief revealed that spinner Saeed Ajmal's arm extension was on average more than double the permitted limit.

Irfan to join Pakistan for ODIs

2014-08-19 12:08

Fit-again paceman Mohammad Irfan will join the Pakistan squad for their one-day matches against Sri Lanka.

Herath wrecks Pakistan

2014-08-17 14:50

Sri Lanka stepped closer to giving former captain Mahela Jayawardene a winning farewell after Rangana Herath again skittled Pakistan.

Misbah: Ajmal to come clean

2014-08-13 15:00

Pakistan are not worried about Saeed Ajmal's reporting for a suspect bowling action, captain Misbah-ul-Haq has said.

Sangakkara sparkles for SL

2014-08-09 15:03

Kumar Sangakkara hit a 200-plus score for the 10th time to light up Day 4 in the first Test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan.

Khan ton guides Pakistan

2014-08-06 15:02

Pakistan were 261 for four wickets at the close on the first day of the first Test against Sri Lanka on Wednesday.

Prasad strikes against Pakistan

2014-08-06 09:45

Sri Lanka's seamer Dhammika Prasad removed both openers cheaply as Pakistan made a shaky start after electing to bat in the first Test in Galle on Wednesday.

Misbah targets top Test spot

2014-08-02 15:48

Skipper Misbah-ul Haq and head coach Waqar Younis say they are aiming for Pakistan to claim the top Test spot.

Malik's life ban under review

2014-04-30 07:54

The Pakistan Cricket Board will review the life ban for match fixing imposed on the country's former captain Saleem Malik.

Hafeez quits as T20 captain

2014-04-03 14:00

Mohammad Hafeez has quit as captain of Pakistan's T20 team after it failed to qualify for the semi-finals of the World T20.

India outclass Pakistan

2014-03-22 08:18

India extended their domination over Pakistan in World Cup events with a demolition of the arch-rivals at the ICC World Twenty20 in Dhaka.

'Hero' Akmal cleared in case

2014-03-14 18:21

Pakistani cricketer Umar Akmal was cleared in a traffic violation case after the police officer forgave him, saying he was a "hero".

Pakistan bat first in final

2014-03-08 10:03

All-rounder Shahid Afridi was declared fit as Pakistan won the toss and opted to bat in the final of the Asia Cup against Sri Lanka.

Court summons Akmal

2014-02-28 13:12

Pakistan's Umar Akmal may have rescued his team with a fighting hundred in the Asia Cup, but he is still in trouble with the law.

Hafeez feels Irfan's absence

2014-02-19 13:46

Captain Mohammad Hafeez says Pakistan will miss tall fast bowler Mohammad Irfan in the World Twenty20.

Pakistan's hopes fading fast

2014-01-18 19:50

Ahmed Shehzad struck his maiden Test ton but Pakistan's hopes of a series-equalling win looked distant in the third and final Test.

Pakistan remove Silva

2014-01-16 10:42

Pakistan removed opener Kaushal Silva before Sri Lanka reached 64/1 at lunch on the opening day of the third and final Test.

Younis, Misbah fight back

2014-01-10 17:39

Batsmen Younis Khan and Misbah-ul Haq have hit half-centuries to take the fight to Sri Lanka in the second Test in Dubai.

Pakistan lose Shehzad

2014-01-08 10:19

Pakistan were 57-1 at lunch on the opening day of the second Test against Sri Lanka at Dubai stadium.


Oz loss a boost for Pakistan

2014-10-20 14:24

Pakistan head coach Waqar Younis believes Australia's 153-run defeat in a warm-up game has helped him find flaws in the opposition.

Misbah's bank accounts frozen

2014-10-14 13:41

Pakistan's revenue authorities have frozen the bank accounts of cricket captain Misbah-ul Haq over alleged tax evasion.

Misbah vows to fight on

2014-10-11 08:11

Under-pressure Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul Haq vowed to fight on despite losing the one-day series against Australia.

Hafeez out of Australia ODIs

2014-10-04 11:18

Pakistan's hopes of defeating Australia in their limited overs series received a major jolt when Mohammad Hafeez was ruled out.

Pakistan drop Younis from ODIs

2014-09-24 13:50

Pakistan have dropped out-of-form batsman Younis Khan from the ODI squad for the limited over series in the UAE.

Afridi named Twenty20 captain

2014-09-16 10:14

Pakistan have appointed Shahid Afridi as their Twenty20 captain until 2016, three years after he was removed.

Pakistan bat against Sri Lanka

2014-08-30 06:35

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq has won the toss and elected to bat in the third and decisive ODI against Sri Lanka.

Herath puts SL on the brink

2014-08-17 18:41

Rangana Herath captured four more Pakistan wickets as Sri Lanka edged closer to victory in Mahela Jayawardene's farewell Test.

Dizzy Junaid goes for scan

2014-08-16 13:45

Pakistan fast bowler Junaid Khan went for a precautionary checkup after being hit on the head while batting.

Ajmal cited for suspect action

2014-08-11 13:21

Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has been reported for a suspect action for the second time in his career.

Khan steers Pakistan in Galle

2014-08-07 09:02

Younis Khan hit an unbeaten 171 as Pakistan smashed their way towards a huge total in the first Test against Sri Lanka.

Pakistan fightback to 140-3 at tea

2014-08-06 12:54

Younis Khan's half century leads Pakistan to 140-3 at tea in the first test against Sri Lanka.

Pakistan bat in first Test

2014-08-06 07:26

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq has won the toss and elected to bat in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle.

SA coach gets Pakistan job

2014-05-30 23:00

Pakistan have appointed little-known South African Grant Luden as their national cricket team's new fielding coach.

Pakistan seek new coach

2014-04-18 18:44

Pakistan authorities have ended Moin Khan's two-month stay as coach after the team's early exit from the ICC World Twenty20.

Shehzad stars in Pakistan win

2014-03-30 15:39

Opener Ahmed Shehzad struck a maiden century as Pakistan handed a 50-run drubbing to Bangladesh in the ICC World Twenty20.


Pakistan v Proteas warm-up

2014-03-20 09:38

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Sri Lanka win Asia Cup

2014-03-08 18:03

Sri Lanka thumped Pakistan in the final to lift the Asia Cup at Shere Bangla stadium in Dhaka.

Fans pray for a son for Afridi

2014-03-07 07:10

Shahid Afridi's performances in the Asia Cup have prompted fans on social media to pray for him to be rewarded - with a son.

Pakistan asked to bat

2014-02-27 10:06

Afghanistan captain Mohammad Nabi has won the toss and put Pakistan into bat in the third match in the Asia Cup in Dhaka.

Dav leaves 'on a happy note'

2014-01-21 13:52

Departing Pakistan coach Dav Whatmore says he ended his tenure on a happy note with his team winning the third Test.

Perera, Mathews anchor SL

2014-01-17 17:06

Angelo Mathews and Dilruwan Perera narrowly missed centuries but guided Sri Lanka to a solid first innings total against Pakistan.

Ajmal vows to bounce back

2014-01-14 14:26

Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has promised to bounce back after his below-par performances in the two Tests against Sri Lanka.

Pakistan in early strife

2014-01-10 10:55

Pakistan were 11/1 in their second innings at lunch on the third day of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Dubai.

Pakistan look to spinners

2014-01-06 11:17

Pakistan are hoping for a wicket that takes turn to give their spinners an edge in the second Test against Sri Lanka.

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