We will be positive for WC despite Ajmal suspension: Misbah-ul-Haq
We will be positive for WC despite Ajmal suspension: Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq feels that Pakistan will go into next year's World Cup with a positive frame of mind despite bowling suspensions of Saeed Ajmal and Muhammad Hafeez and his own hamstring injury.

Franchises don't want to risk Pakistan players' security in IPL, admits PCB Chairman
Franchises don't want to risk Pakistan players' security in IPL, admits PCB Chairman

The chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Shaharyar Khan has admitted that participation of country's players in the lucrative Indian Premier League is not possible due to security concerns of the T20 event's franchises.

PCB issues show cause notices to five Pakistan players
PCB issues show cause notices to five Pakistan players

Pakistani cricket authorities have issued show cause notices to five national team players, including senior all-rounder Shahid Afridi, for taking part in a commercial without PCB's permission.

Tough Pathans find solace in Shahid Afridi's Pakistan
Tough Pathans find solace in Shahid Afridi's Pakistan

For 59-year-old taxi driver Kamal Khan, cricket is war without the shooting.

Shahid Afridi to retire from ODIs after 2015 World Cup
Shahid Afridi to retire from ODIs after 2015 World Cup

 Pakistan's veteran all-rounder Shahid Afridi Sunday announced he will retire from One-Day International (ODI) cricket after the 2015 World Cup to be held Feb 14-March 29 in Australia and New Zealand.

Pakistan vs Pakistan, 5th ODI: Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor lift Kiwis to 275-4
Pakistan vs Pakistan, 5th ODI: Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor lift Kiwis to 275-4

Kane Williamson missed a second successive hundred while Ross Taylor made an unbeaten 88 to steer New Zealand to 275-4 in the fifth and final day-night international against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Friday.

4th ODI: Kane Williamson's century helps New Zealand level series against Pakistan
4th ODI: Kane Williamson's century helps New Zealand level series against Pakistan

Kane Williamson hit a brilliant hundred as New Zealand won the fourth day-night international against Pakistan by seven runs in an exciting finish in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.

Pakistan look to clinch New Zealand one-day series
Pakistan look to clinch New Zealand one-day series

Stand-in captain Shahid Afridi is hoping Pakistan can maintain their winning momentum and seal the series against New Zealand in the fourth one-day match in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.

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.

Pakistan vs New Zealand: Injured Misbah-ul-Haq ruled out of last three ODIs
Pakistan vs New Zealand: Injured Misbah-ul-Haq ruled out of last three ODIs

Pakistan's Test and One-Day captain, Misbah-ul-Haq has been ruled out of the remaining three one-day matches against New Zealand due to a hamstring injury.

Mahela Jayawardene, Shahid Afridi to be most experienced players at 2015 World Cup
Mahela Jayawardene, Shahid Afridi to be most experienced players at 2015 World Cup

Veteran Sri Lankan batsman Mahela Jayawardene and Pakistan’s seasoned all-rounder Shahid Afridi will be the two most experienced cricket players going into the 2015 World Cup, with their fifth appearance in the mega event, an International Cricket Council (ICC) release said Friday.

Australia submit provisional squad for Cricket World Cup, do not release names
Australia submit provisional squad for Cricket World Cup, do not release names

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday released the provisional squads of 12 teams for the next year's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

New Zealand look to bounce back in Pakistan series
New Zealand look to bounce back in Pakistan series

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson said his team had the capacity to bounce back against Pakistan in the second one-day international in Sharjah on Friday.

New Zealand survive Shahid Afridi assault to level T20 series
New Zealand survive Shahid Afridi assault to level T20 series

New Zealand survived Shahid Afridi`s late onslaught to beat Pakistan by 17 runs in the second and final Twenty20 match to level the series 1-1 on Friday.

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.

Fit-again Umar Gul, in-form Younis Khan back in Pakistan limited overs squads
Fit-again Umar Gul, in-form Younis Khan back in Pakistan limited overs squads

The national selection committee has recalled experienced speedster Umar Gul for the two T20 matches and first two ODIs against New Zealand, here on Sunday.

Misbah is the best man to lead Pakistan in World Cup: Afridi
Misbah is the best man to lead Pakistan in World Cup: Afridi

Pakistan's flamboyant allrounder Shahid Afridi has said that the captaincy issue of the national one-day team for the World Cup should be laid to rest as Misbah-ul-haq was the best choice to lead the side in the mega event.

I stuck with Misbah-ul-Haq as captain: Najam Sethi
I stuck with Misbah-ul-Haq as captain: Najam Sethi

 Former PCB chairman and Pakistan's nominee for the post of International Cricket Council (ICC) President, Najam Sethi has disclosed how he had to take a firm stand to prevent Misbah-ul-Haq from being removed as captain this year.

In my opinion, Shahid Afridi shouldn't be in team: Ejaz Butt
In my opinion, Shahid Afridi shouldn't be in team: Ejaz Butt

Former chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board Ejaz Butt doesn't appear to have forgotten his three-year-old dispute with flamboyant allrounder Shahid Afridi as he said that the former captain didn't deserve to be in the national team.

Shahid Afridi backtracks on captaincy remark, "supports" Misbah-ul-Haq
Shahid Afridi backtracks on captaincy remark, "supports" Misbah-ul-Haq

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) sought to end the controversy surrounding the captaincy of the national team when it released a statement on behalf of all-rounder Shahid Afridi, in which he pledged full support to Misbah-ul-Haq declaring him best man to lead in World Cup.