We will be positive for WC despite Ajmal suspension: Misbah-ul-Haq
We will be positive for WC despite Ajmal suspension: Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq feels that Pakistan will go into next year's World Cup with a positive frame of mind despite bowling suspensions of Saeed Ajmal and Muhammad Hafeez and his own hamstring injury.

Mahela Jayawardene, Shahid Afridi to be most experienced players at 2015 World Cup
Mahela Jayawardene, Shahid Afridi to be most experienced players at 2015 World Cup

Veteran Sri Lankan batsman Mahela Jayawardene and Pakistan’s seasoned all-rounder Shahid Afridi will be the two most experienced cricket players going into the 2015 World Cup, with their fifth appearance in the mega event, an International Cricket Council (ICC) release said Friday.

Australia submit provisional squad for Cricket World Cup, do not release names
Australia submit provisional squad for Cricket World Cup, do not release names

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday released the provisional squads of 12 teams for the next year's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

Pakistan vs Australia: Aussies fight to save Test after Younis Khan's epic 213
Pakistan vs Australia: Aussies fight to save Test after Younis Khan's epic 213

Australia were left with a daunting task to save the second Test and series after Younis Khan hit an epic double hundred to put Pakistan in command on Friday.

Records tumble as Younis Khan became third Pakistan player to notch up 8000 Test runs
Records tumble as Younis Khan became third Pakistan player to notch up 8000 Test runs

Riding on his stupendous form, Younis Khan on Friday became only the third Pakistani Test batsman to achieve a career milestone of 8000 runs. He is now behind Javed Miandad (8832 in 124 innings) and Inzamum-ul-Haq (8829 in 119).

Javed Miandad backs under-fire Misbah-ul-Haq
Javed Miandad backs under-fire Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan great Javed Miandad has come out in strong support of under pressure national captain Misbah-ul-Haq, who decided to "rest" from the third ODI against Australia.

Shahid Afridi wants dignified exits for Pakistan seniors
Shahid Afridi wants dignified exits for Pakistan seniors

Pakistan`s Twenty20 captain Shahid Afridi said Monday the team`s senior cricketers should be given dignified farewells, after veteran batsman Younis Khan was unceremoniously axed from the one-day squad.

Miffed Younus Khan offers to step aside from Tests
Miffed Younus Khan offers to step aside from Tests

Former Pakistan captain and senior batsman Younus Khan has offered to step aside from the test squad after being axed for next month`s one-day series against Australia in the United Arab Emirates.

Javed Miandad says Saeed Ajmal not essential to Pakistan's Cricket World Cup hopes
Javed Miandad says Saeed Ajmal not essential to Pakistan's Cricket World Cup hopes

Batting legend Javed Miandad said Thursday Pakistan could still win next year`s World Cup even if star spinner Saeed Ajmal remained suspended due to a chucking ban.

Shahid Afridi shouldn't take captaincy for granted: Javed Miandad
Shahid Afridi shouldn't take captaincy for granted: Javed Miandad

Former Pakistan batting legend Javed Miandad has supported the decision to reappoint Shahid Afridi as the Twenty20 captain but cautioned the all-rounder against taking the position for granted.

Imran Khan's former team-mate Miandad backs anti-government protests in Pakistan

Imran Khan and Javed Miandad may not have been the best of friends during their playing days but the man famous for his last-ball six has come out in support of the cricketer-turned-politician who is leading anti-government protests to topple Pakistan's government.

Former Pakistan players angry at team`s performance against Sri Lanka

Pakistan`s batting capitulation on the final day of the first Test against Sri Lanka has left many former players angry and red-faced.

Javed Miandad claims he can improve Pakistan cricket in 6 months

Controversial former captain Javed Miandad has claimed that he can radically improve the fortunes of Pakistan cricket in six months time.

Flower to begin Pak job tomorrow, Luden named fielding coach

Former Zimbabwe all-rounder Grant Flower will join Pakistan tomorrow as a batting coach even as the Cricket Board (PCB) had announced South African Grant Luden as the team`s new fielding coach-cum-trainer.

Javed Miandad rubbishes PCB plans of hosting T20 league in Dubai

Former Pakistan skipper Javed Miandad has rubbished the plans of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to hold its inaugural premier league T20 tournament early next year in Dubai.

PCB waiting for ICC`s annual executive meeting

The Pakistan Cricket Board is waiting for the annual executive board meeting of the ICC to take place in June before it expects the BCCI to announce the details of the MOU signed between the two boards for a seven -year period.

Miandad sceptical about Indo-Pak bilateral agreement

Former Pakistan captain Javed Miandad has expressed serious doubts over claims made by the Najam Sethi-headed PCB that it had signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the BCCI to play six bilateral series between 2015 and 2023.

Miandad slams PCB chief`s `unconstitutional` decisions regarding appointment of team officials

Former Pakistan captain and a former Director General of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Javed Miandad has slammed the decisions taken by board chairman Najam Sethi regarding appointment of team officials, saying that they are `against the constitution`.

PCB keen to bring back Waqar Younis as chief coach

The Pakistan Cricket Board is keen to bring back former skipper Waqar Younis as the chief coach of the national team as current coach Moin Khan is tipped to take over as the head of the national selection committee.

Leave Yuvraj alone to answer twitterati

Forget the hyperbole the electronic media anchors created by packaging Yuvraj Singh as the villain of India`s failure to win the World T20, the poking the left-handed batsman received from the social media sites Twitter and Facebook and SMS left one tittering.