Pakistan Cricket

Records tumble in Rawalpindi as Kamran Akmal hits 71-ball 150 in T20 Cup — Video

Records tumble in Rawalpindi as Kamran Akmal hits 71-ball 150 in T20 Cup — Video

The 35-year-old wicketkeeper-batsman scored 150 from 71 balls with 14 fours and 12 sixes, while Butt contributed with a patient 55 off 49 balls with the help of eight fours.

Nov 24, 2017, 15:50 PM IST
Afghanistan thrash Pakistan by 185 runs to lift U-19 Asia Cup

Afghanistan thrash Pakistan by 185 runs to lift U-19 Asia Cup

The Afghans rode on an unbeaten 107 from Ikram Ali to post a competitive 248 for seven after being asked to bat.

Nov 19, 2017, 23:10 PM IST
Wasim Akram advises Mohammad Hafeez to give up bowling and focus on batting

Wasim Akram advises Mohammad Hafeez to give up bowling and focus on batting

The ICC decision to suspend Hafeez from bowling came this week after the Pakistani allrounder failed his bowling assessment test held in England.

Nov 18, 2017, 11:10 AM IST
Pakistan fans start online war after Mohammad Hafeez ban, challenge ICC with examples of Indian bowlers

Pakistan fans start online war after Mohammad Hafeez ban, challenge ICC with examples of Indian bowlers

Hafeez was reported during the third ODI match against Sri Lanka last month in Abu Dhabi, and had undergone an independent assessment of his bowling action on 1 November at Loughborough University.

Nov 17, 2017, 18:23 PM IST
ICC suspends Pakistan spinner Mohammad Hafeez from bowling in international cricket

ICC suspends Pakistan spinner Mohammad Hafeez from bowling in international cricket

Hafeez, 37, has been suspended on two previous occasions for the same offence.

Nov 16, 2017, 17:26 PM IST
Saeed Ajmal announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Saeed Ajmal announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Ajmal famously captured 24 wickets in three Tests against England in 2012.

Nov 13, 2017, 22:52 PM IST
Match fixing exists at all levels, says former Pakistan pacer Waqar Younis

Match fixing exists at all levels, says former Pakistan pacer Waqar Younis

Recently, Pakistan hosted World XI for a three-match T20I series which was followed by a lone T20I against Sri Lanka. 

Nov 12, 2017, 21:15 PM IST
Pakistan pacer Mohammad Irfan hails India captain Virat Kohli as great player with great heart

Pakistan pacer Mohammad Irfan hails India captain Virat Kohli as great player with great heart

Kohli has led India to yet another series win by defeating New Zealand 2-1 in a three-match T20I series.

Nov 08, 2017, 22:41 PM IST
Every player wants to contribute in Pakistan's victory: Sarfraz Ahmed

Every player wants to contribute in Pakistan's victory: Sarfraz Ahmed

On Sunday, Pakistan clinched a three-match T20I series against Sri Lanka when they won a comfortable 36-run win over the latter in the third T20I played at their home turf.

Nov 04, 2017, 21:02 PM IST
Pakistan clinch T20I series against Sri Lanka in historic match

Pakistan clinch T20I series against Sri Lanka in historic match

Pakistan's isolation began when a 2009 militant attack on the Sri Lankan team`s bus in Lahore left six security personnel and two civilians dead while six players were injured.

Oct 29, 2017, 23:48 PM IST
Watch: Shadab Khan's 'million-dollar six' that dismantled Sri Lanka

Watch: Shadab Khan's 'million-dollar six' that dismantled Sri Lanka

Shadab remained not out with an eight-ball 16 with a six and a boundary to give Pakistan an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

Oct 28, 2017, 08:50 AM IST
Pakistan welcomes end of isolation from international cricket

Pakistan welcomes end of isolation from international cricket

Less than a year ago, none of this appeared possible for a nation that had largely been shunned by international teams since 2009 due to security risks.

Oct 28, 2017, 00:35 AM IST
PCB left red-faced over compensation claim from BCCI

PCB left red-faced over compensation claim from BCCI

The BCCI has constantly maintained that it can't play Pakistan until its government gives clearance for bilateral cricket.

Oct 22, 2017, 16:37 PM IST
Saqlain Mushtaq slams Pakistan cricket's 'sifarish' system

Saqlain Mushtaq slams Pakistan cricket's 'sifarish' system

The off-spinner said that he felt sad he could not contribute to Pakistan cricket.

Oct 16, 2017, 21:30 PM IST
Sri Lankan cricketers refuse to tour Pakistan over security concerns

Sri Lankan cricketers refuse to tour Pakistan over security concerns

Last month, Pakistan hosted a World XI team, which also included Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera, in a three-match T20I series, called the Independence Cup.

Oct 14, 2017, 16:51 PM IST
Pakistan extend coach Mickey Arthur's contract till 2019 World Cup

Pakistan extend coach Mickey Arthur's contract till 2019 World Cup

Confirming the news, the PCB official admitted that Arthur could prove to be the best coaching option following the Champions Trophy victory.

Oct 08, 2017, 00:45 AM IST
Watch: Pakistan batsman Ahmed Shehzad thrashes selfie seeking fan

Watch: Pakistan batsman Ahmed Shehzad thrashes selfie seeking fan

In India, he is infamously known for comparing himself to Virat Kohli.

Oct 02, 2017, 12:26 PM IST
PCB inquiry committee finds Umar Akmal guilty, recommends three match ban

PCB inquiry committee finds Umar Akmal guilty, recommends three match ban

Umar had an altercation with Pakistan's head coach Mickey Arthur at the National Cricket Academy last month over practicing there.

Sep 27, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
Pakistani fans thank Jasprit Bumrah for visiting Lahore

Pakistani fans thank Jasprit Bumrah for visiting Lahore

Indian legends Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and Yuvraj Singh have their lookalikes, and those doppelgangers were frequently spotted in cricket stadiums.

Sep 20, 2017, 18:45 PM IST
Khalid Latif may face ban upto 10 years for spot- fixing

Khalid Latif may face ban upto 10 years for spot- fixing

The Tribunal has imposed a five-year ban on another Pakistan batsman Sharjeel Khan for similar offences in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) this year.

Sep 16, 2017, 23:51 PM IST