Azhar Ali seeks revival of cricketing ties with India
Azhar Ali seeks revival of cricketing ties with India

After Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq, Pakistan's one-day skipper Azhar Ali is also keen to see a revival of bilateral cricketing ties with India.

Sri Lanka end Pakistan ODI series with big win
Sri Lanka end Pakistan ODI series with big win

Kusal Perera led Sri Lanka`s strong batting display to give the hosts a comprehensive, but academic, 165-run win over Pakistan in the fifth and final one-dayer in Hambantota on Sunday.

Pakistan to bat in third Sri Lanka one-dayer
Pakistan to bat in third Sri Lanka one-dayer

Pakistan captain Azhar Ali won the toss and chose to bat in the third one-day international against Sri Lanka in Colombo on Sunday.

Azhar Ali's ODI captaincy on line in Sri Lanka series
Azhar Ali's ODI captaincy on line in Sri Lanka series

Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali's captaincy tenure in one-day internationals might be shortlived if he is not able to inspire the national team to a series win over Sri Lanka in the on-going five-match rubber.

Pakistan to bat in second Sri Lanka one-dayer
Pakistan to bat in second Sri Lanka one-dayer

Pakistan captain Azhar Ali won the toss and elected to bat in the second one-day international against Sri Lanka in Pallekele on Wednesday.

Pakistan Cricket Board set to give fresh central contract to players
Pakistan Cricket Board set to give fresh central contract to players

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to give out fresh one year central contracts to the players for the period starting July 1st 2015 to June 30 2016.

3rd Test, Day 2: Sri Lanka rattle Pakistan in decider
3rd Test, Day 2: Sri Lanka rattle Pakistan in decider

Sri Lanka stung Pakistan with four cheap top-order wickets after they were dismissed for 278 on the second day of the series-deciding third and final Test in Pallekele on Saturday.

Pakistan announce one-day squad for Sri Lanka series
Pakistan announce one-day squad for Sri Lanka series

Pakistan on Friday announced a 16-man squad for the five-match one-day series against Sri Lanka staring later this month.

2nd Test, Day 4: Sri Lanka need 153 to level series against Pakistan
2nd Test, Day 4: Sri Lanka need 153 to level series against Pakistan

Seamer Dhammika Prasad skittled Pakistan with a four-wicket haul to put Sri Lanka on top in the second Test in Colombo on Sunday despite a defiant century from Azhar Ali.

2nd Test, Day 4: Azhar Ali stands in way as Sri Lanka dent Pakistan
2nd Test, Day 4: Azhar Ali stands in way as Sri Lanka dent Pakistan

Azhar Ali kept Pakistan afloat with a fighting unbeaten 85 as Sri Lanka tightened their grip on the second Test at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo on Sunday.

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.

Focus on Kumar Sangakkara as Sri Lanka face Pakistan again
Focus on Kumar Sangakkara as Sri Lanka face Pakistan again

Kumar Sangakkara will get a chance to build on his prolific Test record before retirement when familiar foes Sri Lanka and Pakistan contest their fourth series in two years from Wednesday.

PCB to give preference to seniors in Central Contract system
PCB to give preference to seniors in Central Contract system

The PCB has decided to give seniority the priority in finalizing the new central contracts for 2015 with the captains of all three formats of the game being placed in the top category.

Azhar Ali helps Pakistan win first series in 17 months
Azhar Ali helps Pakistan win first series in 17 months

Azhar Ali hit a solid hundred to help Pakistan win their first one-day series in 17 months with a thumping six-wicket win in the second day-night international against Zimbabwe in Lahore on Friday.

Pakistan eye series win against Elton Chigumbura-less Zimbabwe
Pakistan eye series win against Elton Chigumbura-less Zimbabwe

Pakistan are targeting their first series win in 17 months in the second day-night match in Lahore on Friday, hoping to capitalise on the suspension of Zimbabwe`s in-form captain Elton Chigumbura.

Shoaib Malik shines on ODI return, enthralls spectators with superb ton
Shoaib Malik shines on ODI return, enthralls spectators with superb ton

Pakistani all-rounder Shoaib Malik marked his ODI return with a superb hundred against Zimbabwe at Gaddafi Stadium on Tuesday.

1st ODI: Pakistan vs Zimbabwe – Live Score
1st ODI: Pakistan vs Zimbabwe – Live Score

Live updates from the first ODI between Pakistan and Zimbabwe being played at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore. It's a huge moment for Pakistani cricket as the crowd has gathered in big numbers to witness an ODI on home soil after several years.

Pakistan recall Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Sami for Zimbabwe one-day series
Pakistan recall Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Sami for Zimbabwe one-day series

Pakistan on Sunday recalled former captain Shoaib Malik and paceman Mohammad Sami in a 16-man one-day squad for the three-match series against Zimbabwe but under-performing batsman Umar Akmal failed to make the cut.

Shahid Afridi praises courage shown by Zimbabwe cricketers
Shahid Afridi praises courage shown by Zimbabwe cricketers

Pakistan`s Twenty20 captain Shahid Afridi Tuesday led his country in welcoming the Zimbabwe team and praised the visitors` "courage" after they became the first Test-playing nation to visit in six years.

Zimbabwe brings international cricket back to Pakistan
Zimbabwe brings international cricket back to Pakistan

The Zimbabwe cricket team landed in Pakistan in the early hours of Tuesday, becoming the first Test-playing nation to visit the militancy-wracked South Asian country in six years, Lahore airport officials said.