Daniel Vettori back for New Zealand, Pakistan bat first in Sharjah
Daniel Vettori back for New Zealand, Pakistan bat first in Sharjah

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq won the toss and opted to bat in the third and final test against New Zealand in Sharjah on Wednesday.

2nd Test, Day 4: Pakistan vs New Zealand – As it happened...
2nd Test, Day 4: Pakistan vs New Zealand – As it happened...

Live updates from Day 4 of the second Test match being played between Pakistan and New Zealand at Dubai International Cricket Stadium.

PCB announces cash bonuses for national team
PCB announces cash bonuses for national team

 Pakistan Cricket Board on Thursday announced cash bonuses for the national team after its 2-0 victory over Australia in the recent Test series.

1st Test, Day 4: Pakistan on verge of victory against New Zealand
1st Test, Day 4: Pakistan on verge of victory against New Zealand

Pakistan produced another ruthless performance to move to the brink of victory in the first Test against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.

1st Test, Day 3: Pakistan vs New Zealand – As it happened...
1st Test, Day 3: Pakistan vs New Zealand – As it happened...

Live updates from day three of the first Test match being played between Pakistan and New Zealand at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

Misbah-ul-Haq, Younis Khan – Seven centuries in last eight innings!
Misbah-ul-Haq, Younis Khan – Seven centuries in last eight innings!

Before the recently concluded Test series against Australia, two veteran Pakistani batsmen – Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan – were not sure about their future in international cricket. While Younis was upset with his contract being downgraded by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Misbah had a poor run with the bat and many believed it was time for him to hand over the captaincy to a much worthy candidate.

NZ have mountain to climb after Pakistan run-fest
NZ have mountain to climb after Pakistan run-fest

Ahmed Shehzad hit a career-best 176 while Younus Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq struck unbeaten centuries before Pakistan declared their first innings on 566 for three wickets in the first test against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi on Monday.

Misbah is the best man to lead Pakistan in World Cup: Afridi
Misbah is the best man to lead Pakistan in World Cup: Afridi

Pakistan's flamboyant allrounder Shahid Afridi has said that the captaincy issue of the national one-day team for the World Cup should be laid to rest as Misbah-ul-haq was the best choice to lead the side in the mega event.

Pakistan want whitewash momentum against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi Test
Pakistan want whitewash momentum against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi Test

Pakistan will look to keep their winning momentum, which gave them a long-awaited series victory over Australia, when they face New Zealand in the first Test in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.

Aussie-tormentor Yasir Shah encouraged by legend Shane Warne
Aussie-tormentor Yasir Shah encouraged by legend Shane Warne

Pakistani leg-spinner Yasir Shah Friday said he was inspired by legendary Shane Warne`s tweets during his spin demolition of Australia which helped Pakistan win a rare series last week.

Pakistan retain winning squad for Test series against New Zealand
Pakistan retain winning squad for Test series against New Zealand

Pakistan retained the same 16-man squad for the first Test against New Zealand in Dubai, which earlier this week defeated Australia in a series, selectors said Thursday.

Waqar Younis reveals keys to Pakistan's success
Waqar Younis reveals keys to Pakistan's success

After helping Pakistan register their first Test series win over Australia in two decades, team coach Waqar Younis has revealed the keys to the success. He said that determination, dedication and discipline had helped them achieve the feat.

Riches await Pakistan cricketers after historic series win against Australia
Riches await Pakistan cricketers after historic series win against Australia

A lot of riches await the Pakistani players and officials when they return home in December with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif promising lucrative rewards following their historic Test series win over Australia.

I stuck with Misbah-ul-Haq as captain: Najam Sethi
I stuck with Misbah-ul-Haq as captain: Najam Sethi

 Former PCB chairman and Pakistan's nominee for the post of International Cricket Council (ICC) President, Najam Sethi has disclosed how he had to take a firm stand to prevent Misbah-ul-Haq from being removed as captain this year.

Misbah-ul-Haq rates series win over Australia as "best ever"
Misbah-ul-Haq rates series win over Australia as "best ever"

Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul Haq rates the 2-0 series win over Australia as his country`s "best ever" considering his team were without three key bowlers.

Fastest centuries in test cricket
Fastest centuries in test cricket

Following is a list of the fastest centuries in test cricket after Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq reached the mark in 56 balls against Australia in Abu Dhabi on Sunday:

2nd Test, Day 2: Pakistan vs Australia – Live Score
2nd Test, Day 2: Pakistan vs Australia – Live Score

As a result of a third consecutive ton from Younis Khan, Pakistan were in a commanding position against Australia in the first Test being played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

Pakistan should not take Younis, Misbah to World Cup: Mohammad Yousuf
Pakistan should not take Younis, Misbah to World Cup: Mohammad Yousuf

Former Pakistan captain Mohammad Yousuf has said that Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq shouldn't be part of the 2015 World Cup squad.

2nd Test: Spin-hit Australia look to bounce back against Pakistan
2nd Test: Spin-hit Australia look to bounce back against Pakistan

After failing another Asian spin test, Australia will strive to bounce back in the second and final Test against Pakistan starting in Abu Dhabi on Thursday.

India drop, Pakistan rise in ICC Test rankings
India drop, Pakistan rise in ICC Test rankings

India are all set to drop a rung to sixth in the ICC Test rankings, replaced by arch-rivals Pakistan in the fifth position after Misbah-ul-Haq's men took a 1-0 lead in the ongoing series against Australia here.