Mohammad Irfan to join Pakistan for Sri Lanka one-days

Fit-again paceman Mohammad Irfan will join the Pakistan squad for their one-day matches against Sri Lanka to reinforce the attack after their 2-0 Test series defeat, a board official said Tuesday.

Fit-again Mohammad Irfan wants to win World Cup for Pakistan

The world`s tallest cricketer Mohammad Irfan Tuesday said he could win next year`s World Cup for Pakistan single-handedly after regaining full fitness from a hip bone injury which had sidelined him for six months.

Irfan can`t be used for long spells in Tests: Sarfraz

Pakistan`s former pacer, Sarfraz Nawaz, who is one of the pioneers of reverse swing, has ruled out Test match cricket for lanky left-arm fast bowler Mohammad Irfan.

`Injured` Irfan says `really devastated` to miss World T20

Towering Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Irfan has said that he is `really devastated` to miss the ongoing World Twenty20 following a hip injury.

Injuries mar Asia Cup

Injuries to star players, including India`s World Cup-winning captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, have taken the sheen off the Asia Cup which opens in Bangladesh on Tuesday.

Pak bowling coach says team to soon implement `rotation policy` for fast bowlers

Pakistan bowling coach Mohammad Akram has said that the team will soon implement a rotation policy for their pacemen to prolong their career s following the numerous injuries to key bowlers.

Irfan`s impact would be missed in T20 World Cup: Hafeez

Pakistan Twenty20 captain Mohammad Hafeez has said that his team will miss towering pacer Mohammad Irfan in the T20 World Cup as the fast bowler has not recovered from a hip injury.

Misbah satisfied with `special` ODI series wins over Proteas, Sri Lanka

Pakistani Test and ODI captain Misbah-ul Haq has expressed his satisfaction with his team`s one-day victories over South Africa and Sri Lanka, which he termed as `special`.

Mohammad Irfan to undergo rehab with Pakistan team

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to send left arm pacer Mohammad Irfan to the United Arab Emirates where he will undergo a rehabilitation process with the Pakistan team.

Misbah bemoans lack of Irfan, Gul while `death bowling` to Sri Lanka in ODI series

Pakistani captain Misbah-ul-Haq has urged his bowlers to improve their death bowling in the third one-day against Sri Lanka in Sharjah on Sunday and said that they are missing the experience of Mohammad Irfan and Umar Gul in that regard.

Pakistan strive to keep momentum against Sri Lanka

In-form Pakistan are seeking to build on their recent thrilling one-day triumph in South Africa when they take on dangerous but rusty Sri Lanka in a five-match series starting in the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday.

Pakistan axe Jamshed, Amin for ODIs against Sri Lanka

Pakistan left out opener Nasir Jamshed and middle-order batsman Umar Amin from their 15-man squad for the five-match one-day series against Sri Lanka starting in Sharjah from Wednesday.

Pakistan pacer Mohammad Irfan ruled out of Sri Lanka series

Pakistan`s tall left-arm pace bowler, Muhammad Irfan has been ruled out of the forthcoming series against Sri Lanka due to a hip injury.

Dale Steyn leads fiercest fast bowler in world poll

In reply to the question "Who is the fiercest fast bowler in the world at the moment?" readers of a cricket website have been virtually unanimous that the South African spearhead Dale Steyn, who is about to do thrilling battle with India`s emerging band of new strokeplayers on our soil, is top of the pile.

Twenty20 captain Faf du Plessis happy with battling South Africa

South African Twenty20 captain Faf du Plessis has said he was happy with his team`s never-say-die performances against Pakistan, culminating in a 2-0 win series win in Dubai on Friday.

Pakistan paceman Mohammad Irfan ruled out of South Africa tour

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Irfan has been rested from the team`s short limited-overs tour to South Africa this month to prevent the risk of aggravating a hip injury, the country`s cricket board said on Saturday.

4th ODI: Steyn, De Kock guide South Africa to 28-run win over Pakistan

Live updates from the fourth ODI match being played between South Africa and Pakistan at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

Graeme Smith out of Pakistan series over head injury

South Africa withdrew former captain and opener Graeme Smith from the remainder of the one-day series against Pakistan, an official said Wednesday.

Afridi, Irfan bowl Pakistan to series-levelling win

Leg-spinner Shahid Afridi and paceman Mohammad Irfan shared six wickets as Pakistan thumped South Africa by 66 runs in the second day-night international in Dubai on Friday.

Irfan back in Pak Test squad, Hafeez dropped

Pakistan cricket selectors have dropped out-of-form opener Mohammad Hafeez from a 12-man squad named to play a Test series against South Africa in the UAE this month.