Sarfraz Ahmed

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
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
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
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
No Misbah-ul-Haq, Younis Khan as Pakistan look to new Test era

No Misbah-ul-Haq, Younis Khan as Pakistan look to new Test era

Playing without Younis and Misbah is unaccustomed territory for Pakistan, who haven't had a Test featuring neither of the talismanic, prolific pair in seven years.

Sep 26, 2017, 20:19 PM IST
ICC rules out 'overnight miraculous' return of international cricket to Pakistan

ICC rules out 'overnight miraculous' return of international cricket to Pakistan

ICC Director Giles Clarke was in fact throughly overwhelmed with the kind of reception that the World XI side recived. Even Faf had praised the management about the same.

Sep 16, 2017, 16:10 PM IST
Pakistan vs World XI, 3rd T20I – As it happened...

Pakistan vs World XI, 3rd T20I – As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the third and final T20I between Pakistan and World XI in the Independence Cup series, being played at Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium. Here you can catch up with the live updates and match commentary.  

Sep 15, 2017, 18:48 PM IST
PAK vs WXI, Independence Cup T20I: Clinical Pakistan beat World XI by 20 runs; take 1-0 lead in series

PAK vs WXI, Independence Cup T20I: Clinical Pakistan beat World XI by 20 runs; take 1-0 lead in series

It was their second international game since the 2009 terror attack on the touring Sri Lankan team bus. Zimbabwe was the other team that had visited the nation for a T20I series back in 2015. But in way they seemed tensed or nervous playing for the first time in front of the home crowd.

Sep 12, 2017, 23:43 PM IST
PAK vs WXI, Independence Cup T20 – As it happened...

PAK vs WXI, Independence Cup T20 – As it happened...

Apart from Zimbabwe in 2015, no other Test playing side has visited Pakistan since the 2009 terrorist attack on the touring Sri Lankan team. The match ergo holds of great importance.  

Sep 12, 2017, 18:55 PM IST
PCB rubbishes rift in team due to disparity in prize money

PCB rubbishes rift in team due to disparity in prize money

'Duniya' channel reported that the players were not happy with their cash awards as Sarfraz and Zaman's takings were significantly more than others.

Jul 22, 2017, 00:02 AM IST
Pakistan Cricket Board announces central contracts for 35 players, controversial Umar Akmal left out

Pakistan Cricket Board announces central contracts for 35 players, controversial Umar Akmal left out

While Kohli earns Rs 2 crore per year, Sarfraz earns 48,00,000 annually, which comes down to about 1/4th of his Indian counterpart's earnings.

Jul 12, 2017, 17:44 PM IST
PCB announce Sarfraz Ahmed as new Pakistan Test captain

PCB announce Sarfraz Ahmed as new Pakistan Test captain

Sarfraz was also named as the captain of ICC Champions Trophy team of the tournament.

Jul 04, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
ICC Champions Trophy: Sarfraz Ahmed's uncle confident Men in Blue will make a strong comeback after loss in final

ICC Champions Trophy: Sarfraz Ahmed's uncle confident Men in Blue will make a strong comeback after loss in final

Ahead of the final match, Mehboob made it clear that even though his nephew was leading the Pakistani team, nation came above everything else for him and thus he was backing India.

Jun 20, 2017, 16:33 PM IST
ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Final – India vs Pakistan

ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Final – India vs Pakistan

It is for the first time that the two arch-rivals are facing each other in a Champions Trophy final, with Pakistan marking their maiden appearance in the coveted tournament.

Jun 18, 2017, 14:53 PM IST
Aamer Sohail's match-fixing remark: Sourav Ganguly hits out at former Pakistani cricketer for controversial statement

Aamer Sohail's match-fixing remark: Sourav Ganguly hits out at former Pakistani cricketer for controversial statement

Former skipper and chief selector of the Pakistan Cricket Board was recently quoted lambasting Sarfraz during a panel discussion on Pakistani news channel Samaa.

Jun 17, 2017, 09:45 AM IST
ICC Champions Trophy: Aamer Sohail takes U-turn, says never accused Pakistani team of any fixing charges

ICC Champions Trophy: Aamer Sohail takes U-turn, says never accused Pakistani team of any fixing charges

Pakistan entered their maiden Champions Trophy final after defeating hosts and one of the pre-tournament favourites England in the semis.

Jun 16, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Aamir Sohail indirectly accuses Sarfraz Ahmed & Co of match-fixing in coveted tournament

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Aamir Sohail indirectly accuses Sarfraz Ahmed & Co of match-fixing in coveted tournament

After losing their first match against India, Pakistan bounced back strongly to beat South Africa, Sri Lanka and England to seal their spot for the final to be played on June 18. 

Jun 16, 2017, 12:17 PM IST
ENG vs PAK: Cricket fraternity hails Sarfraz Ahmed & Co for stunning win over England in ICC Champions Trophy semi-final

ENG vs PAK: Cricket fraternity hails Sarfraz Ahmed & Co for stunning win over England in ICC Champions Trophy semi-final

Pakistan will now take on the winner of today's match - the second semi-final to be played between India and Bangladesh. 

Jun 15, 2017, 09:14 AM IST
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Eoin Morgan vows England will 'stay true' to beliefs after Pakistan heartbreak

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Eoin Morgan vows England will 'stay true' to beliefs after Pakistan heartbreak

Wednesday`s loss in Cardiff meant England`s wait for a first major ICC one-day international tournament triumph will continue until at least 2019 -- when they stage the next World Cup.

Jun 15, 2017, 09:05 AM IST