Pakistan Vs Sri Lanka

Usman Khan rips apart Sri Lanka; Pakistan win series 5-0

Usman Khan rips apart Sri Lanka; Pakistan win series 5-0

This is Pakistan's sixth whitewash in a five-match ODI series. They had blanked Zimbabwe (2002 and 2008), Bangladesh (2003 and 2008) and New Zealand in 2003 in the past.

Oct 23, 2017, 19:38 PM IST
Thisara Perera to lead Sri Lanka squad for Pakistan T20Is

Thisara Perera to lead Sri Lanka squad for Pakistan T20Is

Sri Lanka announced a 15-man Twenty20 squad for the three-match series against Pakistan on Saturday.

Oct 21, 2017, 15:39 PM IST
Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed approached by bookmaker in Dubai

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed approached by bookmaker in Dubai

The incident has shaken the Pakistan team management and anti-corruption and security officials travelling with the team in the UAE for the ongoing series against Sri Lanka.

Oct 21, 2017, 12:50 PM IST
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in fourth ODI

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in fourth ODI

Hasan took 3-37 while spinners Shadab Khan (2-29) and Imad Wasim (2-13) also chipped in with useful wickets as Sri Lanka were skittled out for 173 in 43.4 overs.

Oct 20, 2017, 22:47 PM IST
Pakistan bus attack hero hails Sri Lanka cricketers' return

Pakistan bus attack hero hails Sri Lanka cricketers' return

Driver Meher Muhammad Khalil became a hero when militants attacked the Sri Lankan cricket team bus on a busy street in Lahore in 2009, holding his nerve under gunfire to whisk them to safety.

Oct 19, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
Pakistan off-spinner Mohammad Hafeez reported for suspect bowling action

Pakistan off-spinner Mohammad Hafeez reported for suspect bowling action

This is the third time that his action has been reported as suspect. He was first suspended from bowling in December 2014 before he was cleared the following April.

Oct 19, 2017, 19:19 PM IST
Lankan cricket team security assured in Lahore: Pakistan Foreign Secretary

Lankan cricket team security assured in Lahore: Pakistan Foreign Secretary

Sri Lanka will play a T20 International (the third and final T20I) in Lahore on October 29 at the end of their current series with Pakistan being played in UAE.

Oct 19, 2017, 15:56 PM IST
Imam-ul-Haq hits debut ton in Pakistan's series-clinching win over Sri Lanka

Imam-ul-Haq hits debut ton in Pakistan's series-clinching win over Sri Lanka

Pakistan hold an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series after winning the first match by 83 runs in Dubai and a 32-run victory in the second in Abu Dhabi on Monday.

Oct 19, 2017, 08:50 AM IST
Babar Azam, Shadab Khan help Pakistan thump Sri Lanka in second ODI

Babar Azam, Shadab Khan help Pakistan thump Sri Lanka in second ODI

Babar Azam scored a second successive hundred while Shadab Khan gave his career best bowling and batting to help Pakistan thump Sri Lanka by 32 runs in the second day-night international in Abu Dhabi on Monday.

Oct 17, 2017, 10:02 AM IST
Sri Lanka to play in Pakistan eight years after terror attack

Sri Lanka to play in Pakistan eight years after terror attack

Sri Lanka will play a Twenty20 international in Lahore on October 29, returning to the city for the first time since they suffered a gun and grenade attack in 2009, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) confirmed on Monday.

Oct 17, 2017, 09:13 AM IST
Sri Lanka captain Upul Tharanga pulls out of Lahore T20I due to security concerns

Sri Lanka captain Upul Tharanga pulls out of Lahore T20I due to security concerns

International cricket was pulled out of Pakistan after the Sri Lankan team became a target of terrorist attack in 2009 in Lahore, just outside the Gadaffi Stadium.

Oct 16, 2017, 22:54 PM IST
Sarfraz Ahmed hopes Sri Lanka will travel to Pakistan

Sarfraz Ahmed hopes Sri Lanka will travel to Pakistan

Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed hopes that Sri Lanka will travel to Lahore later this month for the scheduled third and final T20I to be held on October 29 at the Gaddafi Stadium.

Oct 16, 2017, 16:43 PM IST
Sri Lanka aim to equalise in second ODI against Pakistan

Sri Lanka aim to equalise in second ODI against Pakistan

Pakistan staged a strong comeback following the 2-0 Test defeat to register a comprehensive victory in the first ODI.

Oct 15, 2017, 23:52 PM IST
Sri Lankan cricketers refuse to tour Pakistan over security concerns

Sri Lankan cricketers refuse to tour Pakistan over security concerns

Last month, Pakistan hosted a World XI team, which also included Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera, in a three-match T20I series, called the Independence Cup.

Oct 14, 2017, 16:51 PM IST
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka 83 runs in 1st ODI

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka 83 runs in 1st ODI

The second game of the series will be played in Abu Dhabi on Monday (October 16).

Oct 14, 2017, 00:29 AM IST
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Lankans gain 220-run lead on Day 3

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Lankans gain 220-run lead on Day 3

Earlier in the day, spinners Rangana Herath and Dilruwan Perera shared six wickets between them as Pakistan were dismissed for 262.

Oct 08, 2017, 23:47 PM IST

Pak vs SL, 2nd Test: Pakistan fight after Dimuth Karunaratne lifts Sri Lanka on Day 2

Karunaratne missed a double hundred by four runs but lifted Sri Lanka to an imposing 482 in their first innings before Pakistan finished the second day at 51-0, still trailing by 431 runs.

Oct 08, 2017, 00:28 AM IST
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Mohammad Amir limps off the field on Day 2

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Mohammad Amir limps off the field on Day 2

He has so far played 29 Tests, 36 ODIs and 31 T20Is, and taken 94, 55 and 34 wickets respectively.

Oct 07, 2017, 20:07 PM IST
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Lankans target landmark series win

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Lankans target landmark series win

The narrow win in the first Test gives Sri Lanka a unique chance for a series win over Pakistan at their neutral venues of the UAE, where they have never lost a series in nine attempts.

Oct 05, 2017, 23:32 PM IST
Suranga Lakmal still carries splinter from bullet wound sustained in 2009 Lahore attack

Suranga Lakmal still carries splinter from bullet wound sustained in 2009 Lahore attack

The cricketers were on their way for the third day's play of the second Test against Pakistan. After the attack, the team was airlifted with six members of the visiting team injured.

Oct 05, 2017, 22:50 PM IST