Big names missing from 2016 World Twenty20

Brendon McCullum and other big names in cricket who will miss the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 in India

Collective Pakistan bowling pleases skipper Shahid Afridi after T20 win

Collective Pakistan bowling pleases skipper Shahid Afridi after T20 win

Afridi was pleased with both Amir and Umar Gul, with the latter coming back a spell on the sidelines.

Umar Gul eyes 'strong comeback' in Pakistan's national squad

Umar Gul eyes 'strong comeback' in Pakistan's national squad

Umar insisted that he is working really hard to get back into the national team.

2007 T20 World Cup: Eight years ago, on this day, MS Dhoni won his first ICC title!

2007 T20 World Cup: Eight years ago, on this day, MS Dhoni won his first ICC title!

In a watershed moment for cricket, on this day, eight years ago, MS Dhoni-led India won the first ever Twenty20 World Cup defeating arch-rivals Pakistan in a thrilling final by five runs at Johannesburg's Wanderers Stadium.

Follow India's example, overhaul domestic structure: Umar Gul

Follow India's example, overhaul domestic structure: Umar Gul

Experienced pacer Umar Gul feels Pakistan needs to overhaul its domestic structure on the same lines as India in order to become a top ranking team in all formats and also enhance the financial condition of its players who don't make the national team.

There are many problem areas with Pakistan team: Waqar Younis

There are many problem areas with Pakistan team: Waqar Younis

 Terming the ODI series loss to Bangladesh as a big hurt and a huge disappointment, Pakistan head coach Waqar Younis has admitted that there are many problem areas that the team needs to sort out.

Umar Gul to replace injured Ehsan Adil in Pakistan ODI squad

Umar Gul to replace injured Ehsan Adil in Pakistan ODI squad

Pakistan seam bowler Ehsan Adil will miss the ongoing one-day international series in Bangladesh due to a hamstring injury and has been replaced by Umar Gul, the country`s cricket board said on Saturday.

Sohail Khan injury scare as Pakistan`s problems mount

Sohail Khan injury scare as Pakistan`s problems mount

Pakistan were hit by a fresh World Cup injury scare on Monday when fast bowler Sohail Khan was sidelined by a calf problem during a warm-up game against Bangladesh.

Unpredictable Pakistan hope to overcome turbulent build-up

Unpredictable Pakistan hope to overcome turbulent build-up

Pakistan have sweet memories of the World Cup when Australia and New Zealand last co-hosted it in 1992 but their optimism will be tempered this time by their turbulent build-up to the quadrennial event.

Team needs to get into a rhythm ahead of India game: PCB chief

Team needs to get into a rhythm ahead of India game: PCB chief

The chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Shaharyar Khan has wants the national team to settle down into a rhythm before their opening ICC World Cup match against arch-rivals India in Adelaide on February 15.

Junaid Khan's absence from training raises speculation of injury

Junaid Khan's absence from training raises speculation of injury

Left-arm pacer Junaid Khan on Thursday caused a scare in the ongoing conditioning camp of the Pakistan World Cup squad in Lahore when he did not train due to a fitness issue.

Pakistan selectors in dilemma over selection of World Cup squad

Pakistan selectors in dilemma over selection of World Cup squad

Pakistan national cricket team selectors are in a dilemma over the selection of the final 15-member squad for the World Cup, which is scheduled to be announced on January 7 in Karachi.

Umar Gul yet to recover fully, may not be considered for World Cup squad

Umar Gul yet to recover fully, may not be considered for World Cup squad

The Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board, Shaharyar Khan has revealed that national cricket team's most experienced pacer, Umar Gul may not be considered for the final World Cup squad, as he yet to completely recovery from his knee problem.

Misbah-ul-Haq injury concern, Pakistan call up Yasir Shah

Misbah-ul-Haq injury concern, Pakistan call up Yasir Shah

Leg-spinner Yasir Shah has been called into the Pakistan squad for the rest of the one-day series against New Zealand in the United Arab Emirates to replace injured pace bowlers Umar Gul and Bilawal Bhatti.

1st T20I: Umar Gul`s return could boost Pakistan's confidence against New Zealand

1st T20I: Umar Gul`s return could boost Pakistan's confidence against New Zealand

Paceman Umar Gul`s return boosts former world champions Pakistan against an under-strength New Zealand in the two Twenty20 internationals starting in Dubai on Thursday.

Fit-again Umar Gul, in-form Younis Khan back in Pakistan limited overs squads

Fit-again Umar Gul, in-form Younis Khan back in Pakistan limited overs squads

The national selection committee has recalled experienced speedster Umar Gul for the two T20 matches and first two ODIs against New Zealand, here on Sunday.

Umar Gul, Younis Khan return to Pakistan`s limited over squad

Umar Gul, Younis Khan return to Pakistan`s limited over squad

 Paceman Umar Gul and batsman Younis Khan returned to Pakistan`s squads for next month`s Twenty20 and one-day series against New Zealand in United Arab Emirates, officials said Sunday.

Umar Gul named in Pakistan A team

Umar Gul named in Pakistan A team

Handing Umar Gul a chance to make a comeback to the national team before the World Cup, the selector have named the seasoned pace bowler in Pakistan A team, which will take on Afghanistan A in a Twenty20 match in Islamabad on Saturday.

Shahid Afridi hails PCB decision to appoint him long-term T20 skipper

Shahid Afridi hails PCB decision to appoint him long-term T20 skipper

Newly appointed Pakistan twenty20 skipper Shahid Afridi has hailed the decision of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to appoint him as captain until the 2016 World T20 event.