Younis to be Pakistan`s new head coach

PCB Chairman Najam Sethi has confirmed that former Test captain Waqar Younis would be taking over as head coach of the national team later this month.

World T20: Saqlain`s presence in West Indies camp makes Pakistan uneasy

The presence of former Pakistan spinner, Saqlain Mushtaq in the West Indies camp has made the Pakistan management and players uneasy ahead of a clash between the two teams in the World T20 which is expected to decide the semifinals line up.

Pakistan in good shape for World T20: Misbah

Pakistan cricket captain Misbah-ul-Haq believes that his players are in good shape to perform in the upcoming World Twenty20 Championship to be held in Bangladesh from the middle of March this year.

Whatmore says is leaving Pak with `fond memories and heavy heart`

Outgoing Pakistani coach Dav Whatmore has said that he is leaving the team with a heavy heart and fond memories of Pakistan after his two-year contract with the national team comes to a conclusion in February.

Ex-coach Mohsin Khan says Misbah still Pak``s mentally, physically fittest player

Former coach Mohsin Khan has claimed Pakistan captain Misbahul Haq is still the team`s fittest player, both physically and mentally.

ICC T20 World Cup 2012: Team Profile- Pakistan

If there is one team in the cricketing world whose on-field brilliance is matched by its off-field histrionics, it is Pakistan. A team capable of producing world class fast bowlers has a knack of finding itself in the middle of a major controversy every now and then. This affects its performance and also overshadows its achievements.

ICC T20 World Cup 2012: Team Profile- Pakistan

If there is one team in the cricketing world whose on-field brilliance is matched by its off-field histrionics, it is Pakistan. A team capable of producing world class fast bowlers has a knack of finding itself in the middle of a major controversy every now and then. This affects its performance and also overshadows its achievements.

Wasim Akram unaware of PCB's ''mentoring young players'' offer

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) which recently announced the appointment of Wasim Akram as a mentor to emerging players during a camp scheduled to start this week, is yet to contact the former captain to seek his availability for the event.

I`m still young and will try to comeback: Shahzad

Young opener Ahmad Shahzad is utterly gutted at not getting a central contract but said age is still on his side and he would try to fight back into the Pakistan team once again.

Youngsters have brought energy in Pakistan team: Mohsin

Pakistan`s chief selector Mohsin Khan has said that induction of young blood in the squad has worked wonders for the team in the tournament.

ICC extends deadline for Pakistan to name squad

The ICC has extended its deadline for Pakistan to name their preliminary squad for next year’s 50 overs World Cup until January 5.

Team’s morale “good” despite Haider’s sudden exit

The Pakistan cricket team’s morale is “pretty good” despite the sudden departure of wicketkeeper Zulqarnain Haider to England.

Cricket needs a strong Pak team: Ponting

Ponting asked ICC to get to the root of spot-fixing allegations against Pakistan but said banning the country was not a solution.

Pak not good enough in English conditions

Pakistan`s woeful performance in the first two Test matches of the four match series against England is primarily due to lack of experience and the players` inability to cope with the alien conditions, former all rounder Asif Iqbal has said.

Pakistan to field all Punjabi team against England

Pakistan could field a side comprised solely of players from Punjab province when they play England in the third Test at The Oval.

`Pak team to England not picked on merit`

Former Pakistan cricketer Mohd Wasim criticized PCB, saying that the current national team on England tour has not been picked on merit.