Cricket World Cup: Don't take Pakistan lightly, says Saeed Ajmal
Cricket World Cup: Don't take Pakistan lightly, says Saeed Ajmal

Spinner Saeed Ajmal has warned all the participating nations in the cricket World Cup to be wary of a resurgent Pakistan side after it upset favourites South Africa in Auckland on Saturday.

Africans top batting charts on a heart-breaking day for continent
Africans top batting charts on a heart-breaking day for continent

It may not be a great day for African teams at the 2015 Cricket World Cup, but Saturday witnessed four batsmen from the continent occupying the top four spots in run-getters chart. The individual achievement, albeit temporarily, will not serve the team cause, but it nonetheless serve as consolations to great teams – South Africa and Zimbabwe.

Cricket World Cup: Waqar Younis storms out of presser, says 'no time for stupid posers'
Cricket World Cup: Waqar Younis storms out of presser, says 'no time for stupid posers'

Barely an hour after their brilliant win over formidable South Africa in the cricket World Cup here, Pakistan were embroiled in a controversy with coach Waqar Younis storming out of the mandatory press conference on being asked about an alleged tiff with a player.

ICC World Cup: Reactions to Pakistan's thrilling win against South Africa
ICC World Cup: Reactions to Pakistan's thrilling win against South Africa

Pakistan got themselves back in contention for a place in the quarter-finals and notched up a big win against South Africa in the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup. The Pool B encounter held at at the Eden Park in Auckland saw a clash of 'greens' and finally the lighter outfit coloured team rode on a fine bowling performance to get past the line.

Worried Pakistan might try Sarfraz Ahmed against South Africa
Worried Pakistan might try Sarfraz Ahmed against South Africa

Worried over constant failure of the top-order in the ongoing ICC cricket World Cup, Pakistan team management is set to draft in wicketkeeper batsman Sarfraz Ahmed in their crucial Pool B match against South Africa in Auckland on Friday.

Cricket World Cup: Pakistan vs South Africa - Preview
Cricket World Cup: Pakistan vs South Africa - Preview

Having beaten two minnow teams after a disastrous start in the tournament, an unpredictable but dangerous Pakistan take on formidable South Africa in their crucial cricket World Cup match here on Saturday, knowing fully well that a loss could put them on the brink.

Cricket World Cup: Misbah-ul-Haq backs bowlers to slam brakes on South Africa
Cricket World Cup: Misbah-ul-Haq backs bowlers to slam brakes on South Africa

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq insists his bowlers can slam the brakes on South Africa's batting superstars in Saturday's World Cup clash in Auckland with AB de Villiers their prime target.

South Africa take on Pakistan in U19 World Cup final

South Africa will aim to break the title drought when they lock horns with two-time champion Pakistan in the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup final at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, here tomorrow.

Pakistan turn to youngsters for Sri Lanka series

Pakistan opted for youth over experience when the 15-man squad for the five-match one-day series against Sri Lanka in the United Arab Emirates was announced on Thursday.

Misbah wants to make T20 comeback

Pakistan`s Test and ODI captain Misbah-ul-Haq has expressed his willingness to revive his Twenty20 career, provided the Cricket Board (PCB) and national selectors want him to do so.

South Africa win 3rd ODI by 4 wickets, Pakistan clinch series 2-1

After losing two matches in a row along with the series, South Africa managed to win the third ODI against Pakistan, who gave them a tough fight in the third match played at the Centurion.

2nd ODI: Pakistan stun South Africa by one run to clinch series

South Africa once again fell inches short of a victory when Pakistan snatched victory from the jaws of defeat and stunned the hosts in the second ODI played at the St George`s Park, Port Elizabeth and won it by one run.

Debutants spur Pakistan to victory over South Africa

Debutants Bilawal Bhatti and Anwar Ali spurred Pakistan to victory after their team had been in deep trouble in the first one-day international against South Africa at Newlands on Sunday.

Pakistan recall injured Abdul Razzaq, Shoaib Malik from SA tour

Pakistan Tuesday withdrew all-rounders Shoaib Malik and Abdul Razzaq from their limited-overs tour of South Africa after both suffered injuries.

Sohail Tanvir fined for `pointing, gesturing`

Pakistani all-rounder Sohail Tanvir has reportedly been slapped with a fine for breaching the code of conduct during his team`s six-run loss against South Africa on Friday.

Pakistan paceman Mohammad Irfan ruled out of South Africa tour

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Irfan has been rested from the team`s short limited-overs tour to South Africa this month to prevent the risk of aggravating a hip injury, the country`s cricket board said on Saturday.

Faf du Plessis says `momentum` with Proteas team going into Pak T20 series

Captain Faf du Plessis has said that South Africa will have the necessary momentum going into the T20 series with Pakistan, having recently won the ODI series 4-1.

Pakistan eyeing top spot in T20I rankings

Pakistan captain Mohammad Hafeez has said that his team will look to win the two-match T20 series against South Africa on Wednesday to go to the top of the rankings in the format.

Misbah-ul-Haq fears for Pakistan cricket after `trouncing` by South Africa

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has said that his team`s trouncing in the one-day series against South Africa is a cause of concern before the 2015 Cricket World Cup.

Najam Sethi defends Pakistan after ODI debacle against South Africa

Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)`s interim management committee, Najam Sethi has defended the performance of the national team in their ODI series against South Africa but indications are strong there will be changes in the team management soon.