PCB says Misbah-ul-Haq needs more time for full fitness
PCB says Misbah-ul-Haq needs more time for full fitness

Pakistan Cricket Board today said that Test and ODI captain Misbah-ul-Haq has made improvement on his hamstring injury but still required more time to be 100 per cent fit.

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.

Misbah-ul-Haq will lead Pakistan in World Cup: PCB chief
Misbah-ul-Haq will lead Pakistan in World Cup: PCB chief

Even though Misbah-ul-Haq is carrying a grade two hamstring injury, the chairman of PCB Shaharyar Khan has made it clear he will lead Pakistan in the World Cup 2015.

Phillip Hughes` death unites cricket in grief
Phillip Hughes` death unites cricket in grief

Cricket confronted tragedy in 2014 with the death of Phillip Hughes after the Australia batsman was hit by a bouncer in a domestic first-class match.

PCB keeps Misbah-ul-Haq with team to avoid confusion
PCB keeps Misbah-ul-Haq with team to avoid confusion

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to let the Test and One-day captain, Misbah-ul-Haq remain with the team in the UAE despite being ruled out of the series with a hamstring injury, sending out a message that he will lead the side in the World Cup.

Pakistan vs New Zealand: Injured Misbah-ul-Haq ruled out of last three ODIs
Pakistan vs New Zealand: Injured Misbah-ul-Haq ruled out of last three ODIs

Pakistan's Test and One-Day captain, Misbah-ul-Haq has been ruled out of the remaining three one-day matches against New Zealand due to a hamstring injury.

World Cup is the ultimate goal, says  Misbah-ul-Haq
World Cup is the ultimate goal, says Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has said he is willing to conduct experiments with the squad with the aim of making a strong showing at the upcoming 2015 World Cup.

Fit-again Umar Gul, in-form Younis Khan back in Pakistan limited overs squads
Fit-again Umar Gul, in-form Younis Khan back in Pakistan limited overs squads

The national selection committee has recalled experienced speedster Umar Gul for the two T20 matches and first two ODIs against New Zealand, here on Sunday.

Trent Boult's three-wicket burst puts NZ on course for victory
Trent Boult's three-wicket burst puts NZ on course for victory

Left-arm paceman Trent Boult struck three times with the new ball to put New Zealand on course for a series-levelling victory in the third and final test against Pakistan in Sharjah on Sunday.

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.