Shoaib Akhtar's U-turn on Misbah-ul-Haq, says skipper is keeping team alive
Shoaib Akhtar's U-turn on Misbah-ul-Haq, says skipper is keeping team alive

After criticising Misbah-ul-haq severely in the recent past, former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar on Sunday took a U-turn, saying the captain was the person who was keeping the team alive and he needs support from other batsmen.

Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq faces flak from former players
Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq faces flak from former players

Former cricketers on Saturday lashed out at Misbah-ul-Haq as the Pakistan captain spoke about the difficulties he was finding in selecting a right combinations in the World Cup.

Hyderabad Cricket Association set to rope in Wasim Akram as bowling consultant
Hyderabad Cricket Association set to rope in Wasim Akram as bowling consultant

Seeking to strengthen its bowling department, the Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) is set to rope in former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram as a consultant coach.

'Fake Sheikh' evidence prompts Pakistan re-think: Report
'Fake Sheikh' evidence prompts Pakistan re-think: Report

Prosecutors are re-examining the criminal convictions of three Pakistan players jailed in 2011 over spot-fixing allegations, according to a report in Britain`s Guardian newspaper,

Misbah-ul Haq hails Pakistan's crushing victory over Australia
Misbah-ul Haq hails Pakistan's crushing victory over Australia

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq hailed his side's first Test victory over Australia in Dubai today as "one of the finest wins" but added his team needed to remain focused to win the series.

Misbah-ul-Haq links one-day future to batting form
Misbah-ul-Haq links one-day future to batting form

Struggling Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq on Monday said he needed to start scoring runs again to continue playing as captain of the one-day side.

Misbah-ul Haq can lead or leave, says Pakistan cricket chief
Misbah-ul Haq can lead or leave, says Pakistan cricket chief

Beleaguered Misbah-ul Haq won`t be forced to stand down as Pakistan captain but the country`s top cricket official told AFP that potential successors were already being assessed.

Misbah-ul-Haq seeks Imran Khan's help for 2015 Cricket World Cup
Misbah-ul-Haq seeks Imran Khan's help for 2015 Cricket World Cup

Pakistan's Test and one-day captain Misbah-ul-Haq realizes just how important it is for the national team to do well in the 2015 World Cup and for this he wants to take some tips from cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 trophy visits Lahore
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 trophy visits Lahore

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 trophy made its first public appearance in Pakistan on Wednesday at the iconic Minar-e-Pakistan in Lahore as part of its global tour.

Misbah-ul-Haq going back to basics to solve batting slump
Misbah-ul-Haq going back to basics to solve batting slump

Pakistan test and one-day captain Misbah-ul-Haq says he is prepared to go back to the drawing board to try to recover his batting form.

Shoaib Malik: Unfair to compare MS Dhoni and Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan`s former captain Shoaib Malik has said that it was absolutely unfair to make any comparisons between the captaincy of Misbah-ul-Haq and Mahendra Singh Dhoni.

After Shahzad, Gul expresses his desire to lead Pak T20 side

Pakistan`s experienced pace bowler, Umar Gul is in the running for the captaincy of the national T20 team, according to sources in the cricket board.

For Pakistan`s blind, cricket offers hope

Pakistan`s blind cricket captain Zeeshan Abbasi was once a shy and awkward child who relied on his family and friends to get by in a country where disability is a major stigma.

Misbah urges batsmen to buck up ahead of clash against India

Gearing up for the marquee clash against India, Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq wants his batsmen to learn quickly from the mistakes they made against minnows Afghanistan in their Asia Cup preliminary clash here.

Misbah-ul-Haq plans to leave cricket with `head held high`

Pakistan Test and ODI captain Misbah-ul-Haq has reportedly revealed that he has plans to leave cricket after bagging a few good performances.

Afridi bats for Imran`s talent hunt project

Star all-rounder Shahid Afridi urged youngsters to come forward and take advantage of cricket talent hunt opportunity provided by provided former Pakistan captain Imran Khan which would help them to make a career in the game.

Critics, former players hail Pakistan`s win over SL

For a change Pakistan captain Misbah-u-Haq and his men were hailed by critics, former players and fans after their unexpected victory over Sri Lanka in Sharjah today.

Dubai pitches worry Misbah after crushing Sri Lanka defeat

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq expressed his disappointment at not getting turning pitches to play up to his team`s strength after suffering a heavy defeat by Sri Lanka in Dubai on Sunday.

Pakistan bat in first Sri Lanka one-day

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq won the toss and opted to bat in the first day-night international against Sri Lanka in Sharjah on Wednesday.

Misbah fears players facing psychological issues

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has said that playing away from home since 2009 after other countries refused to tour the country on security grounds might have brought adverse psychological effects on the national team players.