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.

Misbah told to continue leading Test team: Sources
Misbah told to continue leading Test team: Sources

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has been told to continue to lead the Test side till the cricket Board grooms a successor, according to sources.

Azhar Ali set to replace Misbah-ul-Haq as Pakistan's new ODI captain
Azhar Ali set to replace Misbah-ul-Haq as Pakistan's new ODI captain

In a surprise move, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is set to appoint batsman Azhar Ali as the new captain of the national one-day team and name wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed as his deputy tomorrow.

PCB organises meet to discuss names for ODI captaincy
PCB organises meet to discuss names for ODI captaincy

Pakistan Cricket Board on Friday held a high level meeting of it's cricket committee in Lahore to discuss probable candidates for the ODI captaincy and the national selection committee.

Waqar Younis complains of Umar Akmal behaviour in World Cup report to PCB
Waqar Younis complains of Umar Akmal behaviour in World Cup report to PCB

Pakistan's disappointing cricket World Cup campaign was not just about missed opportunities on the field with head coach Waqar Younis submitting a strongly-worded report to the PCB complaining about the behaviour of Ahmed Shehzad, Umar Akmal and Muhammad Hafeez.

PCB to announce new ODI captain
PCB to announce new ODI captain

PCB Chairman Shaharyar Khan said that the Board would announce a new captain of the national One-day side and a new selection committee in a couple of days.

Misbah-ul-Haq reckons Pakistan captain, coach must have more power
Misbah-ul-Haq reckons Pakistan captain, coach must have more power

 Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has urged the cricket board to give the skipper and coach the final say in selection matters.

Pakistan`s retiring Misbah-ul-Haq slams critics
Pakistan`s retiring Misbah-ul-Haq slams critics

Pakistan`s normally mild-mannered cricket captain Misbah-ul-Haq on Tuesday launched a blistering tirade against his critics as he confirmed his retirement from one-day internationals.

ICC Cricket World Cup: Waqar Younis fears `death` of Pakistan cricket
ICC Cricket World Cup: Waqar Younis fears `death` of Pakistan cricket

Waqar Younis warned Tuesday that cricket could die out in Pakistan if rival teams continue to boycott the country where international tours have not taken place since 2009.

Make Wahab Riaz Pakistan captain: Ramiz Raja
Make Wahab Riaz Pakistan captain: Ramiz Raja

Former batsman Ramiz Raja suggested on Sunday that fast bowler Wahab Riaz should be appointed Pakistan cricket captain after Misbah-ul-Haq retired as the One-Day International (ODI) skipper following the team's ouster from the 2015 World Cup.