Junaid Khan's absence from training raises speculation of injury
Junaid Khan's absence from training raises speculation of injury

Left-arm pacer Junaid Khan on Thursday caused a scare in the ongoing conditioning camp of the Pakistan World Cup squad in Lahore when he did not train due to a fitness issue.

Pakistan selectors in dilemma over selection of World Cup squad
Pakistan selectors in dilemma over selection of World Cup squad

Pakistan national cricket team selectors are in a dilemma over the selection of the final 15-member squad for the World Cup, which is scheduled to be announced on January 7 in Karachi.

Umar Gul yet to recover fully, may not be considered for World Cup squad
Umar Gul yet to recover fully, may not be considered for World Cup squad

The Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board, Shaharyar Khan has revealed that national cricket team's most experienced pacer, Umar Gul may not be considered for the final World Cup squad, as he yet to completely recovery from his knee problem.

Misbah-ul-Haq injury concern, Pakistan call up Yasir Shah
Misbah-ul-Haq injury concern, Pakistan call up Yasir Shah

Leg-spinner Yasir Shah has been called into the Pakistan squad for the rest of the one-day series against New Zealand in the United Arab Emirates to replace injured pace bowlers Umar Gul and Bilawal Bhatti.

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.

Umar Gul, Younis Khan return to Pakistan`s limited over squad
Umar Gul, Younis Khan return to Pakistan`s limited over squad

 Paceman Umar Gul and batsman Younis Khan returned to Pakistan`s squads for next month`s Twenty20 and one-day series against New Zealand in United Arab Emirates, officials said Sunday.

Umar Gul named in Pakistan A team
Umar Gul named in Pakistan A team

Handing Umar Gul a chance to make a comeback to the national team before the World Cup, the selector have named the seasoned pace bowler in Pakistan A team, which will take on Afghanistan A in a Twenty20 match in Islamabad on Saturday.

Shahid Afridi hails PCB decision to appoint him long-term T20 skipper
Shahid Afridi hails PCB decision to appoint him long-term T20 skipper

Newly appointed Pakistan twenty20 skipper Shahid Afridi has hailed the decision of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to appoint him as captain until the 2016 World T20 event.

Umar Gul considering quitting Test cricket due to persistent knee injury

Veteran Pakistani pacer Umar Gul is considering to quit Test cricket due to a chronic knee injury.

Umar Gul thinking to quit Test cricket due to nagging knee problems

Pakistan`s seasoned pace bowler, Umar Gul has admitted that a nagging knee problem has forced him to think about quitting Test matches.

Unfit Gul ruled out of Pak squad, Younis returns for ODIs

Pakistan pacers Umar Gul and Muhammad Irfan have been ruled out of the Test and one-day series in Sri Lanka during August due to fitness problems while senior batsman Younis Khan makes a comeback to the ODI squad after March 2013.

After Shahzad, Gul expresses his desire to lead Pak T20 side

Pakistan`s experienced pace bowler, Umar Gul is in the running for the captaincy of the national T20 team, according to sources in the cricket board.

World T20: Centurian Shehzad keeps Pakistan`s semi-final hopes alive

Ahmed Shehzad became the first Pakistani batsman to hit a Twenty20 International century as the 2009 champions crushed Bangladesh by 50 runs in a Group Two match to keep alive their semi-final hopes in the World Twenty20 on Sunday.

Tyre technology: Pakistan`s way to get yorkers right

Gone are those days when a coach would keep a one rupee coin on three-quarter length and tell legendary Pakistan fast bowler Fazal Mahmood to pitch his deliveries on that coin.n h

World Twenty20: India and Pakistan - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the World Twenty20 Championship match between India and Pakistan

ICC World Twenty20: India vs Pakistan - Preview

Battered and bruised in the first quarter of 2014, India will aim to take fresh guard when they open their World Twenty20 campaign against traditional foes Pakistan here tomorrow in what promises to be a cracker of a contest.

Former Pak captains advice team to be fearless against India

All excited about the India-Pakistan clash in the World Twenty20 Championships tomorrow, former captains and players here have just one piece of advice for Mohammed Hafeez`s men ahead of the high-pressure match -- play fearlessly.

Asia Cup final: Pakistan vs Sri Lanka - Preview

Defending champions Pakistan will have to contend with minor injury issues to key players Shahid Afridi and Umar Gul as they take on a consistent Sri Lanka in the final of the Asia Cup cricket tournament here on Saturday.

Misbah not worried about injury setbacks ahead of final

Injury setbacks are threatening to hamper defending champion Pakistan`s chances but skipper Misbah-ul Haq on Saturday said his team`s morale is so high that last-minute changes would not make much of a difference to it in the Asia Cup summit clash against Sri Lanka here tomorrow.