3rd ODI: Ahmed Shehzad, Shahid Afridi star as Pakistan crush New Zealand
3rd ODI: Ahmed Shehzad, Shahid Afridi star as Pakistan crush New Zealand

Opener Ahmed Shehzad hit a swashbuckling hundred and Shahid Afridi made a fiery 55 and took three wickets to lead Pakistan to a crushing 147-run win over New Zealand in the third one-dayer in Sharjah on Sunday.

Junaid Khan on road to recovery
Junaid Khan on road to recovery

The left-arm pacer Junaid Khan is close to recovering from a knee injury and has resumed bowling along with some ground training.

Shoaib Malik fears 'chucking' calls, reluctant to play World Cup: Reports
Shoaib Malik fears 'chucking' calls, reluctant to play World Cup: Reports

 Former Pakistan skipper Shoaib Malik is reluctant to make himself available for national selection for the World Cup due to his bowling action and the prevailing environment in the team.

Security lapses of 2009 will not be repeated: PCB chief
Security lapses of 2009 will not be repeated: PCB chief

The chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board Shaharyar Khan has said that the PCB will ensure the same security lapses, which were made when the Sri Lankan team was attacked by militants in Lahore in March 2009, are not made for the one-day series against Kenya.

Discarded veterans Kamran Akmal, Shoaib Malik named in Pakistan 30-men WC squad
Discarded veterans Kamran Akmal, Shoaib Malik named in Pakistan 30-men WC squad

Discarded veterans -- Kamran Akmal and Shoaib Malik -- and suspended off spinner Saeed Ajmal have been named in Pakistan's preliminary squad of 30 players for the World Cup 2015.

1st T20I: Umar Gul`s return could boost Pakistan's confidence against New Zealand
1st T20I: Umar Gul`s return could boost Pakistan's confidence against New Zealand

Paceman Umar Gul`s return boosts former world champions Pakistan against an under-strength New Zealand in the two Twenty20 internationals starting in Dubai on Thursday.

Younis Khan keen on batting at No. 3 in ODIs against New Zealand
Younis Khan keen on batting at No. 3 in ODIs against New Zealand

Senior Pakistan batsman Younis Khan has expressed his desire to play at number three position in the batting line-up in the upcoming one-day series against New Zealand.

Saeed Ajmal not keen on playing domestic cricket
Saeed Ajmal not keen on playing domestic cricket

Pakistan's suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal, who will undergo another private biomechanics test this week on his bowling action, is not keen to play domestic cricket matches as recommended by PCB's bowling action review committee.

PCB keen to make Saeed Ajmal play domestic cricket: Reports
PCB keen to make Saeed Ajmal play domestic cricket: Reports

The bowling action review committee of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has recommended that suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal appear in some domestic cricket matches before he is considered for World Cup selection.

Pakistan to host Kenya in one-day series
Pakistan to host Kenya in one-day series

Kenya will become only the second team to play international cricket in Pakistan since militants attacked the Sri Lanka team in Lahore in March, 2009 by agreeing to a one-day series.

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.

Mohammad Hafeez to undergo test of bowling action
Mohammad Hafeez to undergo test of bowling action

Under-scrutiny Pakistani all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez will fly to England for tests on his suspect bowling action, an official said Wednesday.

Moin Khan hopeful Mohammad Hafeez's bowling action will be cleared
Moin Khan hopeful Mohammad Hafeez's bowling action will be cleared

Pakistan's chief selector Moin Khan is hopeful that seasoned allrounder Mohammad Hafeez's bowling action will be cleared soon and he will be available for the 2015 World Cup.

Pakistan retain under-scrutiny Mohammad Hafeez for second Test
Pakistan retain under-scrutiny Mohammad Hafeez for second Test

Pakistan on Friday retained all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez for the second Test against New Zealand despite his bowling action being reported.

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.

Mohammad Aamir ready for return to domestic cricket
Mohammad Aamir ready for return to domestic cricket

Pakistan's banned left-arm pacer Mohammad Aamir has welcomed the changes made in the ICC anti-corruption code and said he is ready for a quick return to domestic cricket.

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.

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.