Pakistan`s Wahab Riaz out of Sri Lanka Twenty20
Pakistan`s Wahab Riaz out of Sri Lanka Twenty20

Pakistan`s cricket board said Saturday that paceman Wahab Riaz had ruled himself out of the team`s two-match Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka due to an ongoing hand injury.

Wahab Riaz withdraws from Lanka T20 series due to injury
Wahab Riaz withdraws from Lanka T20 series due to injury

Left-arm pacer Wahab Riaz has withdrawn himself from Pakistan's two-match T20 International series against Sri Lanka owing to a hand injury.

Pakistan include in-form Yasir Shah in Twenty20 squad
Pakistan include in-form Yasir Shah in Twenty20 squad

Fast-rising spinner Yasir Shah is set to make his Twenty20 comeback in Pakistan`s upcoming series against Sri Lanka while injured pacer Wahab Riaz could also make a return subject to fitness, chief selector Haroon Rasheed said Wednesday.

Sohail Khan diagnosed with stress fracture of back
Sohail Khan diagnosed with stress fracture of back

The fitness woes of Pakistan cricket team continue to grow as fast bowler Sohail Khan has been diagnosed with stress fracture of the back.

Mohammad Irfan back, injured Wahab Riaz out in Pakistan ODI squad
Mohammad Irfan back, injured Wahab Riaz out in Pakistan ODI squad

With top pacer Wahab Riaz ruled out of the first three one-day internationals against Sri Lanka due to a hairline fracture in his bowling hand, a fit-again Muhammad Irfan returned to the Pakistan cricket squad announced on Friday for the series.

Pakistan batsmen lack good technique: Muhammad Yousuf
Pakistan batsmen lack good technique: Muhammad Yousuf

Former Pakistan player Muhammad Yousuf today said the batsmen on the current Sri Lankan tour are not technically sound and that was a major reason for their failure in the second Test.

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.

2nd Test, Day 2: Yasir Shah battles for Pakistan with another five-fer against Sri Lanka
2nd Test, Day 2: Yasir Shah battles for Pakistan with another five-fer against Sri Lanka

Leg-spinner Yasir Shah claimed five for 95 as Pakistan halted Sri Lanka`s march towards a big first innings lead in the second Test at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo on Friday.

Fawad Alam replaces injured Haris Sohail in Pakistan squad
Fawad Alam replaces injured Haris Sohail in Pakistan squad

 The Pakistani selectors have called up batsman Fawad Alam as a replacement for injured Haris Sohail for the remaining part of the Sri Lankan tour.

Injured Wahab Riaz out of Sri Lanka Test series
Injured Wahab Riaz out of Sri Lanka Test series

Pakistan`s pace spearhead Wahab Riaz was on Friday ruled out of the rest of the Test series against Sri Lanka after suffering a hairline fracture on his bowling hand during the ongoing second Test.

Seven-star Yasir Shah leads Pakistan to Test win over Sri Lanka
Seven-star Yasir Shah leads Pakistan to Test win over Sri Lanka

Leg-spinner Yasir Shah claimed a career-best seven for 76 as Pakistan stunned Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in the first Test on Sunday to take the lead in the three-match series.

Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 4: Asad Shafiq hits century as visitors fight back
Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 4: Asad Shafiq hits century as visitors fight back

Asad Shafiq scored a century and Sarfraz Ahmed missed his by four runs as Pakistan fought back gallantly in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle on Saturday.

Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 2: Kaushal Silva, Kumar Sangakkara defy visitors
Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 2: Kaushal Silva, Kumar Sangakkara defy visitors

Sri Lanka`s opener Kaushal Silva frustrated Pakistan with an unbeaten 80 when the rain-hit first Test finally got underway on the scheduled second day in Galle on Thursday.

Azhar Mahmood wants 'excellent' Junaid Khan to be regular in ODIs
Azhar Mahmood wants 'excellent' Junaid Khan to be regular in ODIs

 Former Pakistan all-rounder Azhar Mahmood has suggested that Junaid Khan should be a regular feature in the one-day internationals in order to strengthen the side's bowling unit for the forthcoming tours.

High stakes, security as Pakistan isolation ends with Zimbabwe series
High stakes, security as Pakistan isolation ends with Zimbabwe series

The last time a Test-level cricket team visited Pakistan, seven Sri Lankan players went home with bullet and shrapnel wounds after RPG and machine gun-wielding militants ambushed their team bus in Lahore.

2nd Test, Day 2: Dominant Pakistan take charge of Bangladesh in Dhaka
2nd Test, Day 2: Dominant Pakistan take charge of Bangladesh in Dhaka

Azhar Ali smashed a career-best 226 and Asad Shafiq made 107 before the bowlers rattled Bangladesh`s top order to leave Pakistan on top in the second and final Test in Dhaka on Thursday.

ICC fines Bangladesh, Pakistan players
ICC fines Bangladesh, Pakistan players

Bangladeshi all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan and Pakistani paceman Wahab Riaz were fined Sunday for a heated on pitch argument during the final day of the drawn first Test between the sides.

1st Test, Day 2: Mohammad Hafeez, Azhar Ali put Pakistan in control against Bangladesh
1st Test, Day 2: Mohammad Hafeez, Azhar Ali put Pakistan in control against Bangladesh

Mohammad Hafeez led Pakistan`s strong reply with his third hundred in as many tests after Bangladesh lost their last five wickets for 27 runs on the second day of the opening test at Khulna on Wednesday.

1st Test, Day 2: Bangladesh vs Pakistan - As it happened...
1st Test, Day 2: Bangladesh vs Pakistan - As it happened...

Live updates from Day 2 of the first Test match being played between Bangladesh and Pakistan at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium, Khulna.

1st Test, Day 1: Mominul Haque leads Bangladesh's good start against Pakistan
1st Test, Day 1: Mominul Haque leads Bangladesh's good start against Pakistan

Mominul Haque scored 80 as Bangladesh made an impressive start in the first Test against Pakistan here today, reaching 236 for four by stumps on the opening day.