Pakistan must improve fielding standards: Waqar Younis
Pakistan must improve fielding standards: Waqar Younis

Pakistan coach and pace legend Waqar Younis has said his side needs to revamp its fielding standards and batting against short-pitched deliveries to be competitive enough at the impending 2015 One-Day International (ODI) World Cup in February-March 2015.

Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar in Matthew Hayden's World Cup XI
Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar in Matthew Hayden's World Cup XI

Former Australia batsman Matthew Hayden has picked India's Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar in his "All Time Cricket World Cup Greatest XI".

Misbah-ul Haq in doubt for third New Zealand ODI
Misbah-ul Haq in doubt for third New Zealand ODI

Pakistan coach Waqar Younis Saturday admitted skipper Misbah-ul Haq remains doubtful for the third one-day international against New Zealand after he hurt his hamstring.

Pakistan think-tank has 2015 World Cup in mind
Pakistan think-tank has 2015 World Cup in mind

Keeping in mind the 2015 World Cup, Pakistan's chief selector Moin Khan and head coach Waqar Younis are contemplating using a different bowling combination for the last three one-day internationals against New Zealand in the UAE.

Waqar Younis believes Pakistan  possess potential to win 2015 World Cup
Waqar Younis believes Pakistan possess potential to win 2015 World Cup

Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis said that the team have the potential and talent to lift the coveted World Cup trophy in 2015, admitting that the team would need to cope with the towering pressure.

Youngster Sean Abbott who bowled fatal Phil Hughes ball `broken`
Youngster Sean Abbott who bowled fatal Phil Hughes ball `broken`

A "broken" Sean Abbott faced rebuilding his life Friday after delivering the ball that killed Australian batsman Phillip Hughes, although the young bowler was holding up well given the circumstances.

Waqar Younis fears for Sean Abbott`s future after Phillip Hughes` death
Waqar Younis fears for Sean Abbott`s future after Phillip Hughes` death

Pakistan great Waqar Younis questioned whether Sean Abbott would continue in cricket after delivering the ball that led to the death on Thursday of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes.

Ramiz Raza questions Pakistan support for sullied Mohammad Aamer
Ramiz Raza questions Pakistan support for sullied Mohammad Aamer

Former Pakistan captain turned commentator Ramiz Raja on Wednesday criticised the lobbying for the return of paceman Mohammad Aamer, banned for spot-fixing, saying his return would expose the team to the "virus".

Waqar Younis reveals keys to Pakistan's success
Waqar Younis reveals keys to Pakistan's success

After helping Pakistan register their first Test series win over Australia in two decades, team coach Waqar Younis has revealed the keys to the success. He said that determination, dedication and discipline had helped them achieve the feat.

Waqar Younis warns hurt Australia will bounce back
Waqar Younis warns hurt Australia will bounce back

Pakistan coach Waqar Younis on Tuesday warned his team to be prepared for a backlash from wounded Australia in the second Test.

Moin Khan warns Pakistan against complacency ahead of second Test
Moin Khan warns Pakistan against complacency ahead of second Test

 Pakistan cricket team manager and chief selector Moin Khan has cautioned his players to stay focused ahead of the second Test against Australia in Abu Dhabi from Thursday.

Younis Khan keeps his defence up against Pakistan board
Younis Khan keeps his defence up against Pakistan board

Senior Pakistan batsman Younis Khan, who capped a memorable test against Australia in Dubai with hundreds in both innings, said he had thought of skipping the two-match series after being dropped from the 50-over squad.

Mitchell Johnson not in Wasim Akram's league yet: Waqar Younis
Mitchell Johnson not in Wasim Akram's league yet: Waqar Younis

 Australia's Mitchell Johnson may have threatened some of the best batting line-ups in world cricket with his lethal pace, but Pakistan coach Waqar Younis says that the left-arm fast bowler is yet to reach Wasim Akram's level.

Australia loss a boost for Pakistan: Waqar Younis
Australia loss a boost for Pakistan: Waqar Younis

 Pakistan head coach Waqar Younis believes Australia`s 153-run defeat in a warm-up game has helped him find flaws in the opposition for the first Test starting on Wednesday in Dubai.

Waqar Younis hopeful of Pakistan's good show against Australia in Tests
Waqar Younis hopeful of Pakistan's good show against Australia in Tests

Pakistan`s head coach Waqar Younis on Wednesday raised hopes his team will fare better in the upcoming Tests against Australia after suffering a 3-0 whitewash in the recent one-dayers.

Former Pakistan cricketers worried with team's poor run of form
Former Pakistan cricketers worried with team's poor run of form

Pakistan's run of poor form against Australia in the United Arab Emirates has prompted former greats to express concerns over the national team's chances of doing well in the 2015 World Cup.

Waqar Younis urges bowlers to fill void left by Saeed Ajmal
Waqar Younis urges bowlers to fill void left by Saeed Ajmal

Pakistan cricket team coach Waqar Younis urged his bowlers to step up and fill the big void left by the absence of ace spinner Saeed Ajmal when they meet Australia in the limited over and Test series.

Waqar Younis questions ICC's crackdown timing against chucking ahead of World Cup
Waqar Younis questions ICC's crackdown timing against chucking ahead of World Cup

Pakistan's cricket team head coach Waqar Younis has questioned the timing of the International Cricket Council's ( ICC) crackdown against chucking just months away from the World Cup and has suggested that rules on bowling actions could be relaxed for spinners.

Waqar Younis not happy with timing of ICC crackdown on bowling action
Waqar Younis not happy with timing of ICC crackdown on bowling action

Pakistan cricket team's head coach Waqar Younis is not happy with the crackdown on bowling actions being carried out by ICC, saying this will affect preparations of teams for the World Cup.

Waqar Younis questions timing of ICC crackdown on chucking
Waqar Younis questions timing of ICC crackdown on chucking

Pakistan coach Waqar Younis has questioned the timing of cricket authorities` crackdown against chucking just months away from the World Cup, and suggested that rules on bowling actions be relaxed for spinners.