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.

PCB to announce 2015 central contracts after Zimbabwe series
PCB to announce 2015 central contracts after Zimbabwe series

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to hold the announcement of the new central contracts until the end of the limited over series against Zimbabwe.

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.

Pakistan blame game in full flow after Bangladesh debacle
Pakistan blame game in full flow after Bangladesh debacle

Pakistan's cricket chiefs face a battle to address the reasons behind their disastrous tour to Bangladesh as they gear up for their first home series against Test opposition in six years.

Pakistan fined for slow over-rate against Bangladesh
Pakistan fined for slow over-rate against Bangladesh

Pakistan`s players were Sunday fined for a slow over-rate during their victorious second Test against Bangladesh in Dhaka.

2nd Test, Day 3 - Bangladesh vs Pakistan - As it happened...
2nd Test, Day 3 - Bangladesh vs Pakistan - As it happened...

Welcome to our live cricket blog for Day 3 of the 2nd Test between Bangladesh and Pakistan at Dhaka. Follow live score, latest updates and read report from each session as we bring to you ball-by-ball coverage.

2nd Test: Bangladesh opt to field against Pakistan
2nd Test: Bangladesh opt to field against Pakistan

Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim won the toss and sent Pakistan in to bat in the second and final Test at the Sher-e-Bangla stadium in Dhaka on Wednesday.

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

Welcome to our live cricket blog for Day 1 of the 1st Test between Bangladesh and Pakistan.

Pakistan cricket team banks on seniors to bounce back from 'lowest point'
Pakistan cricket team banks on seniors to bounce back from 'lowest point'

With Misbah-ul-Haq returning to take over the captaincy, a beleaguered Pakistan will hope to bounce back from their "lowest point" in international cricket in the two-test series against Bangladesh starting at Khulna on Tuesday.

Pakistan cricketers demand increase in match fees in new contracts
Pakistan cricketers demand increase in match fees in new contracts

 Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq and a few other senior players have told the Pakistan Cricket Board to increase their match fees for all three formats in the new central contracts, to be issued by the board for the year 2015.

0-3 series loss is a low point in our cricket history: Imran Khan
0-3 series loss is a low point in our cricket history: Imran Khan

 Former Pakistan skipper Imran Khan on Thursday joined the chorus of angry fans and ex-cricketers over the national team's ODI whitewash in Bangladesh, terming the 0-3 loss as a "low point in Pakistan cricket history".

Give new team, Saeed Ajmal some time to settle: Misbah-ul-Haq
Give new team, Saeed Ajmal some time to settle: Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq Wednesday urged fans to have patience with the struggling one-day team and returning off-spinner Saeed Ajmal, following below-par performances in Bangladesh.

Misbah-ul-Haq, Younis Khan guide young players at training camp
Misbah-ul-Haq, Younis Khan guide young players at training camp

Much to the delight of the Pakistan Cricket Board, Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq and senior batsman Younis Khan spent the last two days at a training camp in Lahore, guiding the youngsters.

Azhar Ali promises tough fight in Bangladesh series
Azhar Ali promises tough fight in Bangladesh series

Newly appointed Pakistan one-day captain Azhar Ali Saturday said his team will not take Bangladesh lightly after their strong World Cup performance, promising a tough fight from his young players next week.

Kamran Akmal lashes out at Pakistan cricket team management
Kamran Akmal lashes out at Pakistan cricket team management

Experienced wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal's scathing attack on the Pakistan team management could hurt his chances of making a comeback to international cricket.

Happy eight-month `torture` is over: Saeed Ajmal
Happy eight-month `torture` is over: Saeed Ajmal

Pakistani off-spinner Saeed Ajmal on Saturday said he was delighted his eight-month "torture" which saw him suspended for an illegal bowling action was finally over after being recalled to the national side.

Misbah, Waqar wanted PCB to sideline Shehzad, Umar for a year
Misbah, Waqar wanted PCB to sideline Shehzad, Umar for a year

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq and head coach Waqar Younis wanted the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to sideline Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal from the national team for atleast a year to force them to improve their attitudes.

Virat Kohli steady at 4th, Shikhar Dhawan rises to 6th in ICC rankings
Virat Kohli steady at 4th, Shikhar Dhawan rises to 6th in ICC rankings

A lacklustre World Cup performance notwithstanding, Virat Kohli remained the highest-placed Indian batsman at fourth even as Shikhar Dhawan rose a rung to sixth in the latest ICC ODI rankings issued today.

We need to focus on domestic cricket: Shahid Afridi
We need to focus on domestic cricket: Shahid Afridi

Flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi has said that Pakistan need to focus and invest a lot in its domestic cricket in order to be able to compete in a rapidly changing game at the global level.

Pakistan name Azhar Ali as ODI captain
Pakistan name Azhar Ali as ODI captain

Inexperienced top-order batsman Azhar Ali was on Monday named as the new Pakistan ODI captain in a surprise move by the cricket Board, succeeding Misbah-ul-Haq who retired from the 50-over format after the cricket World Cup.