Pakistan think-tank has 2015 World Cup in mind
Pakistan think-tank has 2015 World Cup in mind

Keeping in mind the 2015 World Cup, Pakistan's chief selector Moin Khan and head coach Waqar Younis are contemplating using a different bowling combination for the last three one-day internationals against New Zealand in the UAE.

Ton-up Ahmed Shehzad flays New Zealand in first Test
Ton-up Ahmed Shehzad flays New Zealand in first Test

Opener Ahmed Shehzad hit a brilliant hundred to steer Pakistan to 269-1 at close on the opening day of the first Test against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.

Pakistan 194-1 at tea in first Test against New Zealand
Pakistan 194-1 at tea in first Test against New Zealand

 Pakistan, who batted after winning the toss, were 194-1 at tea on the opening day of the first Test against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.

Waqar Younis questions ICC's crackdown timing against chucking ahead of World Cup
Waqar Younis questions ICC's crackdown timing against chucking ahead of World Cup

Pakistan's cricket team head coach Waqar Younis has questioned the timing of the International Cricket Council's ( ICC) crackdown against chucking just months away from the World Cup and has suggested that rules on bowling actions could be relaxed for spinners.

Waqar Younis questions timing of ICC crackdown on chucking
Waqar Younis questions timing of ICC crackdown on chucking

Pakistan coach Waqar Younis has questioned the timing of cricket authorities` crackdown against chucking just months away from the World Cup, and suggested that rules on bowling actions be relaxed for spinners.

CLT20 2014: CSK vs Lahore Lions - Preview
CLT20 2014: CSK vs Lahore Lions - Preview

Riding high on a comfortable win over Dolphins in their last encounter, Chennai Super Kings will look to keep the momentum going when they lock horns with Lahore Lions in the Champions League T20 here on Thursday.

Mohammed Hafeez backs Shahid Afridi as T20 captain
Mohammed Hafeez backs Shahid Afridi as T20 captain

Pakistan batsman Mohammed Hafeez has come out in support of the appointment of Shahid Afridi as the national T20 captain.

Mohammed Hafeez pleased with his batting effort
Mohammed Hafeez pleased with his batting effort

Lahore Lions skipper Mohammed Hafeez is glad that he could play a match-winning knock in a crucial game against Southern Express as the victory kept his them in hunt for a place in the main draw of the Champions League T20 tournament, on Tuesday.

Lahore Lions down Southern Express to stay alive in CLT20 main draw race
Lahore Lions down Southern Express to stay alive in CLT20 main draw race

Mohammed Hafeez led from the front with a blazing 67 as Lahore Lions trounced Sri Lankan side Southern Express by 55 runs in their penultimate Oppo Champions League Twenty20 qualifier, keeping their main-draw hopes alive, here on Tuesday.

Bowlers helped in setting up victory: Mohammed Hafeez
Bowlers helped in setting up victory: Mohammed Hafeez

Lahore Lions skipper Mohammed Hafeez feels his bowlers set the stage for victory over Mumbai Indians in their first qualifier of the Champions League T20 tournament, by restricting the opponents to a low score.

We shouldn`t react like bad losers: Hafeez

Taking responsibility for Pakistan`s failure to defend the World Twenty20 crown, captain Mohammed Hafeez has pleaded with the fans to accept it gracefully and not react like "bad losers".

ICC World Twenty20: West Indies vs Pakistan - Preview

It will be a battle between two world-class off-spinners as defending champions West Indies meet Pakistan in a `Do-or-Die` final group league encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 here on Tuesday

Our IPL experience helped us clinch the Oz match: Bravo

West Indies all rounder Dwayne Bravo today credited their experience of playing in the IPL for their stupendous victory over Australia, saying playing the T20 league has prepared them well to handle pressure situations.

Miandad, Yousuf want Afridi as Pak captain

Pakistan`s loss to India in their World Twenty20 opener has sparked massive criticism of skipper Mohammed Hafeez with former captains such as Javed Miandad and Mohammad Yousuf demanding that he be replaced by flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi.

Miandad confident on Indo-Pak final in World Twenty20

Pakistan may have been humbled in their World Twenty20 opener against India but former captain Javed Miandad is confident that Mohammed Hafeez`s men will stay alive to make the final where he expects them to face off against the arch-rivals once again.

ICC World Twenty20: India vs Pakistan - Preview

Battered and bruised in the first quarter of 2014, India will aim to take fresh guard when they open their World Twenty20 campaign against traditional foes Pakistan here tomorrow in what promises to be a cracker of a contest.

World Twenty20: Always want Afridi to be in good frame of mind, says Hafeez

Pakistan`s T20 captain Mohammed Hafeez is not bothered about the fact that they have never beaten India in World Twenty20 but he has a lot of expectations from Shahid Afridi as he wants the dashing all-rounder to yet again put up a match-winning performance against arch-rivals tomorrow.

Mohammed Hafeez, Pakistan team management at loggerheads at World T20?

Trouble seems to be brewing in the Pakistan cricket team in the ongoing World Twenty20 Championships in Bangladesh with speculation rife of differences between skipper Mohammed Hafeez and the team management.

Former Pak captains advice team to be fearless against India

All excited about the India-Pakistan clash in the World Twenty20 Championships tomorrow, former captains and players here have just one piece of advice for Mohammed Hafeez`s men ahead of the high-pressure match -- play fearlessly.

World T20: Pakistan players upbeat ahead of India clash

Humiliated by South Africa in a warm-up match but Pakistan`s cricketers claimed to be in the best of spirits ahead of their marquee clash against India in the World Twenty20 Championships on Friday with skipper Mohammed Hafeez saying that the team has learnt to remain calm in the high-pressure game.