Younus Khan named in provisional squad for Australia Tests
Younus Khan named in provisional squad for Australia Tests

Pakistani selectors have named experienced opener Taufeeq Umar and senior batsman Younus Khan in a 19-member squad for the two-test series against Australia in the United Arab Emirates, starting next week.

Taufeeq Umar eyeing Pak Test recall during Sri Lanka series

Discarded Pakistani Test opener Taufeeq Umar is keen on making a comeback in the three match Test series against Sri Lanka, according to reports.

Aamir Sohail shocked at Taufeeq Umar’s exclusion from Test squad

Former Pakistan cricketer Aamir Sohail has said in his blog that he is shocked at Taufeeq Umar`s omission from Pakistan`s Test squad and said that the player was an automatic choice as far as he was concerned.

Injured Taufeeq ruled out of Test series against South Africa

Experienced Pakistan opener, Taufeeq Umar has been ruled out of the Test series against South Africa and will be returning home due to a shin injury.

Taufeeq aims to cross 6,000-run mark before retirement

Pakistan opener Taufeeq Umar aims to cross the 6,000-run mark before calling it a day.

Pak will have to perform above potential to defeat England: Taufeeq Umar

Pakistan’s opening batsman Taufeeq Umar has predicted his side will have to perform beyond its potential to defeat the current No. 1 Test team England in the forthcoming series in the United Arab Emirates.

Umar puts Pakistan in strong position

Taufeeq Umar rode his luck to crack 130 as Pakistan boosted their chances of gaining the first-innings lead on the third day of the second and final Test against Bangladesh in Dhaka on Monday.

Umar, Azhar hit half-centuries

Taufeeq Umar and Azhar Ali hit half-centuries as Pakistan reached 139-1 in their first innings at lunch.

Umar steadies Pakistan in Bangladesh Test

Taufeeq Umar closed in on a second successive half-century to steady Pakistan on the second day of the second and final Test against Bangladesh in Dhaka on Sunday.

Centurion Umar puts Pakistan in control

Taufeeq Umar compiled his sixth Test century to put Pakistan in complete control after the second day of the first Test against Sri Lanka.

Pakistani openers build on lead

Mohammad Hafeez and Taufeeq Umar cut loose after surviving early scares, taking Pakistan to 55 without loss in their second innings for an overall lead of 104 at lunch.

Azhar, Taufeeq steady Pakistan

Azhar Ali and Taufeeq Umar guided Pakistan to 45 for one in their first innings, after they lost an early wicket before lunch, in the opening Test against West Indies.