ICC World Twenty20 2016: Pakistan cricket team Preview – Shahid Afridi & Co need to silence critics by finding rhythm

ICC World Twenty20 2016: Pakistan cricket team Preview – Shahid Afridi & Co need to silence critics by finding rhythm

Afridi led Pakistan to their maiden World T20 title in 2009 and he will have to play a crucial role throughout the tournament being their most experienced campaigner.

Bangladesh vs Pakistan, Asia Cup 2016, Match 8: Players to watch out for in crucial game

Bangladesh vs Pakistan, Asia Cup 2016, Match 8: Players to watch out for in crucial game

In a must-win game, Shahid Afridi-led Pakistan take on Bangladesh in Match 8 of Asia Cup 2016.

Asia Cup: Problems for India as Rohit Sharma misses practice, Shikhar Dhawan rusty at training session

Asia Cup: Problems for India as Rohit Sharma misses practice, Shikhar Dhawan rusty at training session

Rohit, who took a blow on the left toe off a yorker by Mohammed Amir, did not accompany the team for practice as he stayed back in his hotel room.

Asia Cup 2016: Virat Kohli showed lot of guts, courage against Mohammed Amir, says Ravichandran Ashwin

Asia Cup 2016: Virat Kohli showed lot of guts, courage against Mohammed Amir, says Ravichandran Ashwin

Rivalry between India and Pakistan has been considered as one of the biggest in world cricket.

Asia Cup 2016: Pakistan vs UAE, Match 6 - Players to watch out for

Asia Cup 2016: Pakistan vs UAE, Match 6 - Players to watch out for

Afridi is the most experienced campaigner in the team and the onus would be on him to put a match-winning effort both with the bat as well as ball.

Virat Kohli vs Mohammad Amir duel reminds Shoaib Akhtar of his own against Sachin Tendulkar

Virat Kohli vs Mohammad Amir duel reminds Shoaib Akhtar of his own against Sachin Tendulkar

Akhtar is proud that Amir's redemption looks like complete and it bolsters Pakistan cricket.

Asia Cup T20, Match 4: Virat Kohli, bowlers guide India to 5-wicket victory over Pakistan

Asia Cup T20, Match 4: Virat Kohli, bowlers guide India to 5-wicket victory over Pakistan

Amir rocked the Indian top-order but the small target of 84 was not good enough to stop the 'Men In Blue' who knocked off the runs with 27 balls to spare.

No cricket between India, Pakistan is very depressing: Shoaib Akhtar

No cricket between India, Pakistan is very depressing: Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistani speedster Shoaib Akhtar has expressed disappointment over lack of cricket matches between India and Pakistan.

Mohammad Amir: Pakistan's tainted pacer will hope to win hearts against NZ in T20s

Mohammad Amir: Pakistan's tainted pacer will hope to win hearts against NZ in T20s

The main sight of attraction for Amir will be to win hearts of fellow players and especially the fans in Pakistan.

No reason to prevent Salman Butt, Muhammad Asif from playing again for Pakistan, says Waqar Younis

No reason to prevent Salman Butt, Muhammad Asif from playing again for Pakistan, says Waqar Younis

Waqar says all three including Aamir have completed their punishments and there are no reasons why Butt and Asif cannot be brought back.

ICC to decide on Amir using PCB`s training facilities

The five-member ICC sub-committee in all likelihood will review whether certain clauses incorporated in Mohammed Amir`s five-year ban for indulging in spot-fixing can be relaxed in order to allow the talented paceman opportunity to use PCB`s training facilities.

Ajmal says Pak focusing on Champions Trophy after putting rest to 2010 betting scam

Pakistani spin star Saeed Ajmal has said that Pakistan is determined to put the corruption scandal of 2010 behind them and focus on the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy and the rest of the 2013 season.

Chief selector says `lack of world-class` quicks concern for Pakistan

Pakistan chief selector Iqbal Qasim has claimed the lack of quality fast bowlers in the country is a matter of concern for them, adding they need to nurture more quicks on the grassroots.

Mohammed Amir to join PCB in fighting corruption

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to use banned fast-bowler Mohammad Amir in fighting corruption and warning the country`s cricketers about the ill effects of getting involved in spot-fixing or match-fixing, the board`s chief Zaka Ashraf has said.

Amir should seek clemency and not challenge ICC Ban

The Pakistan Cricket Board feels that Mohammed Amir should seek pardon from the ICC instead of appealing against his five-year ban imposed on him by the world governing body.

PCB in dark on Amir`s "spot-fixing" confession in UK court

The PCB will seek details about reports that Mohammed Amir had submitted a written confession during a hearing at the Southwark Crown Court in London admitting to spot-fixing.

Former players, legal experts unconvinced by Amir confession

Legal experts believe that the confession made by Pakistan`s banned Mohammed Amir was a move designed to help reduce the length of an expected prison term.

PCB officially files appeal with ICC to review five-year ban on Amir

PCB has officially filed an appeal with the International Cricket Council, seeking review over its five-year ban imposed on Mohammed Amir.

Asif, Amir submit appeals against ICC suspension

Mohd Amir and Mohd Asif, two of the three Pak players implicated in spot-mixing, have appealed against their provisional suspension.