Younis Khan, Shan Maqsood help Pakistan recover in tricky 377-run chase
Younis Khan, Shan Maqsood help Pakistan recover in tricky 377-run chase

Sri Lanka grabbed two early wickets before Pakistan fought back in their chase of a challenging 377-run target in the series-deciding third Test in Pallekele on Monday.

Pakistan send Rahat Ali, Babar Azam as replacements to Sri Lanka
Pakistan send Rahat Ali, Babar Azam as replacements to Sri Lanka

Pakistan cricket selectors Friday announced medium-pacer Rahat Ali and batsman Babar Azam as replacements for injured fast bowler Wahab Riaz and spinning allrounder Haris Sohail for the Test series in Sri Lanka.

Pakistani Mohammad Hafeez faces one-year ban over illegal action
Pakistani Mohammad Hafeez faces one-year ban over illegal action

Pakistan`s Mohammad Hafeez could be banned from bowling for one year after the part-time off-spinner was again reported by match officials for a suspect action during the test against Sri Lanka in Galle that ended on Sunday.

Pakistan set 90 runs to win Sri Lanka Test
Pakistan set 90 runs to win Sri Lanka Test

Pakistan needed 90 runs to win the first Test after they bowled Sri Lanka for 206 in their second innings just before tea on the fifth day in Galle on Sunday.

Waqar Younis confident Pakistan will beat Sri Lanka in ODI series
Waqar Younis confident Pakistan will beat Sri Lanka in ODI series

Pakistan's head coach Waqar Younis has exuded confidence that his team can win the one-day series against a Sri Lankan side sans two of their greatest run-getters in modern day cricket.

Waqar Younis confident about reaching targets on Sri Lanka tour
Waqar Younis confident about reaching targets on Sri Lanka tour

Pakistan`s coach Waqar Younis expressed confidence the cricket squad would achieve targets in Tests and one-day series as they set off for a tour of Sri Lanka on Monday.

Buoyant PCB looks to host Sri Lanka next year
Buoyant PCB looks to host Sri Lanka next year

Managing to impress the visiting Zimbabwe cricket team with its security arrangements, the PCB is now targeting a tour by the Sri Lankan outfit sometime in April next year.

After 'Love Jihad' it's 'Cricket Jihad'!

Pakistan batsman Ahmed Shehzad was caught on camera telling Sri Lanka player Tillakaratne Dilshan "if you are a non-Muslim and you turn Muslim, no matter whatever you do in your life, straight to heaven."

PCB probes Shehzad's religious advice to Dilshan

Religious comments by Pakistan batsman Ahmed Shehzad to Sri Lanka player Tillakaratne Dilshan after their one-day international last Saturday are being investigated by the Pakistan Cricket Board.

Pakistan`s defeat in Sri Lanka sparks Cricket World Cup fears
Pakistan`s defeat in Sri Lanka sparks Cricket World Cup fears

Former cricket greats said Sunday they fear Pakistan`s one-day defeat in Sri Lanka will hurt preparations for the World Cup just five months away.

Pakistan cricket authorities prepared for worst in Saeed Ajmal case
Pakistan cricket authorities prepared for worst in Saeed Ajmal case

Pakistani cricket authorities are prepared for the worst possible scenario in the Saeed Ajmal bowling action case.

2nd Test, Day 1: Junaid Khan, Wahab Riaz rattle Sri Lanka

Mahela Jayawardene scored four streaky runs in his last Test as Pakistan`s bowlers dismantled Sri Lanka`s first innings at the start of the second and final match, here on Thursday.

Shoaib Akhtar criticises Pakistan after Test defeat against Sri Lanka

Former Pakistan fast bowler, Shoaib Akhtar has said that the players in the present national team need to show more heart and courage if they are to bounce back against Sri Lanka in the ongoing series.

Pakistan can cope with nemesis Rangana Herath

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq is confident that his batsmen will be able to overcome the threat posed by Sri Lanka left-arm spinner Rangana Herath in the two-test series starting on Wednesday.

Asia Cup Final: Pakistan vs Sri Lanka - As it happened...

Live updates from the final of 2014 Asia Cup final between Pakistan and Sri Lanka being played at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur.

Asia Cup: Pakistan have an upper hand in opener against Sri Lanka

The 12th edition of the Asia Cup will kick start from Tuesday when defending champions Pakistan will lock horns with Sri Lanka at Fatullah, Bangladesh.

Critics, former players hail Pakistan`s win over SL

For a change Pakistan captain Misbah-u-Haq and his men were hailed by critics, former players and fans after their unexpected victory over Sri Lanka in Sharjah today.

Wicket-shy Saeed Ajmal vows to bounce back

Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal Tuesday promised to bounce back after his below-par performances in the two Tests against Sri Lanka, saying he had never had such a bad response from the pitches.

Misbah should at bat No. 3 to strengthen Pak batting: Yousuf

Former Pakistan captain Mohammad Yousuf on Sunday advised Misbah-ul-Haq to promote himself to number three in the Test format in order to address the batting problems of the team.

Dubai pitches worry Misbah after crushing Sri Lanka defeat

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq expressed his disappointment at not getting turning pitches to play up to his team`s strength after suffering a heavy defeat by Sri Lanka in Dubai on Sunday.