Mohammad Irfan back, injured Wahab Riaz out in Pakistan ODI squad
Mohammad Irfan back, injured Wahab Riaz out in Pakistan ODI squad

With top pacer Wahab Riaz ruled out of the first three one-day internationals against Sri Lanka due to a hairline fracture in his bowling hand, a fit-again Muhammad Irfan returned to the Pakistan cricket squad announced on Friday for the series.

I regret missing the World Cup game against Australia: Mohammad Irfan
I regret missing the World Cup game against Australia: Mohammad Irfan

Pakistan's seven-feet tall left-arm pacer Mohammad Irfan has recovered completely from the injury that had cut short his World Cup campaign but he still regrets missing the quarter-final against Australia in the mega-event earlier this year.

Shahid Afridi praises courage shown by Zimbabwe cricketers
Shahid Afridi praises courage shown by Zimbabwe cricketers

Pakistan`s Twenty20 captain Shahid Afridi Tuesday led his country in welcoming the Zimbabwe team and praised the visitors` "courage" after they became the first Test-playing nation to visit in six years.

Cricket World Cup 2015: Favourites don`t always win, says Misbah-ul-Haq
Cricket World Cup 2015: Favourites don`t always win, says Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq fired the first salvo ahead of his team`s World Cup quarter-final match in Adelaide on Friday, saying Australia will be favourites -- but that favourites don`t always win.

Cricket World Cup 2015: Pakistan considering Yasir Shah for quarter-final
Cricket World Cup 2015: Pakistan considering Yasir Shah for quarter-final

Pakistan are toying with the idea of recalling leg-spinner Yasir Shah for Friday`s World Cup quarter-final against Australia.

ICC World Cup 2015: Pakistan bowler Mohammad Irfan ruled out of World Cup with injury
ICC World Cup 2015: Pakistan bowler Mohammad Irfan ruled out of World Cup with injury

Pakistan left-arm fast bowler Mohammad Irfan has been ruled out of the World Cup with a stress fracture, the team said on Tuesday.

ICC World Cup: Mohammad Irfan doubtful ahead of Australia quarter-final
ICC World Cup: Mohammad Irfan doubtful ahead of Australia quarter-final

Pakistan pacer Mohammad Irfan remains a doubtful starter for the cricket World Cup quarter-final against Australia on Friday.

ICC WC 2015: Expert analysis of Pakistan-South Africa match

Pakistan`s trio of left-arm pacemen bowled their team to a thrilling 29-run win over South Africa as they revived their bid for a World Cup quarter-final place in Auckland on Saturday.Watch our specialists analyse Pakistan's victory.

ICC WC 2015: Expert analysis of Pakistan-South Africa match-Part 2

Pakistan`s trio of left-arm pacemen bowled their team to a thrilling 29-run win over South Africa as they revived their bid for a World Cup quarter-final place in Auckland on Saturday.Watch our specialists analyse Pakistan's victory.

ICC World Cup: Pacers bowl Pakistan to stunning win over South Africa
ICC World Cup: Pacers bowl Pakistan to stunning win over South Africa

Pakistan`s trio of left-arm pacemen bowled their team to a thrilling 29-run win over South Africa on the Duckworth/Lewis method as they revived their bid for a World Cup quarter-final place in Auckland on Saturday.

Cricket World Cup: Pakistan vs South Africa - Preview
Cricket World Cup: Pakistan vs South Africa - Preview

Having beaten two minnow teams after a disastrous start in the tournament, an unpredictable but dangerous Pakistan take on formidable South Africa in their crucial cricket World Cup match here on Saturday, knowing fully well that a loss could put them on the brink.

ICC World Cup 2015: Pakistan`s Wahab Riaz reveals all-round ambition
ICC World Cup 2015: Pakistan`s Wahab Riaz reveals all-round ambition

Pakistan paceman Wahab Riaz is aiming to become a genuine all-rounder after starring with both bat and ball at the World Cup.

ICC World Cup: UAE not afraid of Pakistan giant Irfan, says Amjad Javed
ICC World Cup: UAE not afraid of Pakistan giant Irfan, says Amjad Javed

United Arab Emirates allrounder Amjad Javed said his batsmen will not fear facing giant Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Irfan in Wednesday`s World Cup match in Napier.

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq praises pacers for win
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq praises pacers for win

A relieved Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq credited his pacers for their 20-run victory over Zimbabwe in a World Cup Pool B ncounter at the Gabba here Sunday. With this win, the 1992 edition champions registered their first win in the tournament.

Cricket World Cup: Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 20 runs for first win
Cricket World Cup: Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 20 runs for first win

Embattled Pakistan finally opened their account in the cricket World Cup as they laboured to a narrow 20-run win over a spirited Zimbabwe in a Pool B match here on Sunday.

ICC World Cup 2015: Shoaib Akhtar has doubts over Mohammad Irfan's fitness
ICC World Cup 2015: Shoaib Akhtar has doubts over Mohammad Irfan's fitness

Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has raised questions over the fitness of the tall left arm paceman Mohammad Irfan, who is part of the national team in the ongoing World Cup.

Cricket World Cup 2015: No panic but Pakistan batting concerns skipper Misbah
Cricket World Cup 2015: No panic but Pakistan batting concerns skipper Misbah

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq dismissed talk of panic in the ranks Friday but conceded their batting woes needed to be addressed ahead of their crunch World Cup match against the West Indies.

Mohammad Irfan will pose a challenge to Indian batsmen: Rahul Dravid
Mohammad Irfan will pose a challenge to Indian batsmen: Rahul Dravid

Former India captain Rahul Dravid may have termed India as favourites against Pakistan in their opening Cricket World Cup clash, but the veteran batsman warned the Men in Blue to beware of Mohammad Irfan, the 7 feet one inch tall pacer who can turn the game on his day.

India return to practice after a day's break
India return to practice after a day's break

India’s location for the practice session here on a sunny Thursday morning was nothing short of scenic. The team took full advantage and went about their regular routine with the normal stretches and warm-ups before they walked out to the nets to prepare for the all-important World Cup tie against Pakistan Sunday.

World Cup will be challenging for sub-continent bowlers: Wasim Akram
World Cup will be challenging for sub-continent bowlers: Wasim Akram

Having represented Pakistan in five cricket World Cup campaigns, legendary pacer Wasim Akram feels that it will be a challenge for sub-continent bowlers to perform in this edition of the 50-over showpiece event in Australian and New Zealand.