Pakistan lose Misbah ul Haq, reach 328-5 vs Australia at lunch
Pakistan lose Misbah ul Haq, reach 328-5 vs Australia at lunch

Misbah-ul-Haq and Asad Shafiq struck half-centuries to help Pakistan dominate the morning session and reach a strong 328 for five at lunch on the second day of the first test against Australia on Thursday.

Younis Khan proud at record equalling century
Younis Khan proud at record equalling century

Veteran batsman Younis Khan Wednesday said he was proud to become the first Pakistani to score a hundred against all nine Test opponents and equalling the record of most hundreds for his country.

Younis Khan leads Pakistan fightback against Australia with 25th century
Younis Khan leads Pakistan fightback against Australia with 25th century

Younis Khan led Pakistan`s fightback with a dogged century after the hosts made a terrible start to the first test against Australia in Dubai on Wednesday.

Younis Khan, Azhar Ali steady Pakistan in first Test
Younis Khan, Azhar Ali steady Pakistan in first Test

 Younis Khan and Azhar Ali scored patient half-centuries to steady Pakistan after they lost two early wickets in the first Test against Australia in Dubai on Wednesday.

Pakistan seek to end 20-year Australia drought
Pakistan seek to end 20-year Australia drought

Pakistan hope to end a 20-year drought against Australia when they meet in the first of two Tests in Dubai from Wednesday, but they are hobbled by the absence of spin king Saeed Ajmal. 

Peter Siddle wants to put pressure on Misbah-ul Haq, Younis Khan
Peter Siddle wants to put pressure on Misbah-ul Haq, Younis Khan

Australia`s frontline paceman Peter Siddle is targeting the experienced duo of Misbah-ul Haq and Younis Khan in the first Test against Pakistan starting in Dubai on Wednesday.

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.

Shahid Afridi wants dignified exits for Pakistan seniors
Shahid Afridi wants dignified exits for Pakistan seniors

Pakistan`s Twenty20 captain Shahid Afridi said Monday the team`s senior cricketers should be given dignified farewells, after veteran batsman Younis Khan was unceremoniously axed from the one-day squad.

Younis Khan needs to show some maturity: PCB chief
Younis Khan needs to show some maturity: PCB chief

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shaharyar Khan said that senior batsman Younis Khan ought to show "some maturity" but ruled out any disciplinary action against veteran star.

Former players speak up on Younis Khan's ouster
Former players speak up on Younis Khan's ouster

After Younis Khan's salvo fired at former players for not speaking out on his axing from the national one-day squad, some of them have decided to speak up and said the senior batsman deserved better treatment and more respect from the cricket authorities.

Younis Khan issued show-cause notice for slamming PCB
Younis Khan issued show-cause notice for slamming PCB

A show-cause notice has been issued to Pakistan's veteran batsman Younis Khan by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) after the senior cricketer criticised the board for its disparaging attitude towards senior players.

Angry Younis Khan  blasts selectors after ODI axe
Angry Younis Khan blasts selectors after ODI axe

Upset at being dropped from the ODI side, Pakistan's senior batsman and former captain Younis Khan on Friday lambasted the national selectors and said they should be held accountable if they fail to build a new team for the World Cup in February next year.

Pakistan drop Younis Khan for ODIs against Australia
Pakistan drop Younis Khan for ODIs against Australia

Pakistan Wednesday dropped experienced but out-of-form batsman Younis Khan from the one-day squad for next month`s limited-over series against Australia in the United Arab Emirates.

Younis Khan makes the cut among probables for Australia series
Younis Khan makes the cut among probables for Australia series

The Pakistan selectors have retained senior batsman Younis Khan in a shortlist of 20 players they have finalized for the Test and ODI series against Australia in the United Arab Emirates.

Selectors considering dropping Younis Khan from Pakistan's ODI squad
Selectors considering dropping Younis Khan from Pakistan's ODI squad

Pakistan cricket team selectors are reportedly considering the option to drop veteran batsman Younis Khan from national ODI squad while asking captain Misbah-ul-Haq to bat at the crucial number three position.

Under-fire selectors want Misbah-ul-Haq at No 3 in ODIs
Under-fire selectors want Misbah-ul-Haq at No 3 in ODIs

The national selectors who are under fire for not showing up for the ongoing National T20 Championship matches here, want Test and ODI captain Misbah-ul-Haq to bat at number three position in the 50-over format.

Younis Khan likely to quit ODIs before World Cup
Younis Khan likely to quit ODIs before World Cup

Senior Pakistan batsman Younis Khan is likely to retire from ODI cricket before next year's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, according to sources.

Misbah will remain Pakistan captain till 2015 WC: PCB chief

Pakistan`s under-fire captain, Misbah-ul-Haq was given a lifeline by the new PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan, who said that the veteran batsman would continue as captain until the World Cup 2015 in Australia and New Zealand.

1st Test: Younis Khan battles on for Pakistan

Younis Khan hit an unbeaten 171 as Pakistan smashed their way towards a huge first innings total in the first Test against Sri Lanka on Thursday.

1st Test, Day 1: Younis Khan`s ton rescues Pakistan against Sri Lanka

Veteran batsman Younis Khan hit an unbeaten 133 to steer Pakistan out of trouble on the opening day of the first Test against Sri Lanka, here on Wednesday.