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PCB chairman Ramiz Raja makes BIG claim, says India coach Ravi Shastri was always ‘fond’ of Pakistan team

According to Ramiz Raja, Indian cricket has of late adopted all good strategies of the Pakistan cricket team from the past which has helped them become a world-class side.

Sep 23, 2021, 15:13 PM IST

T20 World Cup: Babar Azam to lead Pakistan’s 15-member squad, Fakhar Zaman, Sarfaraz Ahmed out

The seven home T20Is in Lahore and Rawalpindi will be played from September 25 to October 14 before Pakistan takes on arch-rivals India in their T20 World Cup opener in Dubai on October 24.

Sep 06, 2021, 13:27 PM IST

Confident Babar Azam believes THIS factor gives Pakistan advantage over India in T20 World Cup

India will face Pakistan in their opening league game of the ICC World T20 on October 24. 

Sep 06, 2021, 00:01 AM IST

T20 World Cup 2021: Pakistan’s Babar Azam takes a dig at Virat Kohli-led India T20 side, says THIS

Babar Azam, who will make his captaincy debut in Indo-Pak clashes at the T20 World Cup, has explained why Virat Kohli’s side will have a hard time in crossing swords with his team.

Sep 03, 2021, 10:38 AM IST

World Test Championships Table: Virat Kohli’s India take top spot ahead of Pakistan

Pakistan on Tuesday (August 24) levelled the two-match series and claimed 12 World Test Championship points after dismissing the West Indies for 219 on day five at Sabina Park. India will begin the third Test against England at Headingley in Leeds on Wednesday (August 25).

Aug 25, 2021, 13:24 PM IST

WI vs PAK 2nd Test: Babar Azam, Fawad Alam score half-tons to help Pakistan stage comeback on Day 1

Azam (75) and left-hander Alam (76) prevented a disastrous collapse, putting on 158 and blunting the home barrage before the latter retired hurt due to injury.
 

Aug 21, 2021, 10:52 AM IST

India vs Pakistan in T20 World Cup: Babar Azam WARNS Virat Kohli and co, says THIS

Following the announcement of the schedule on Tuesday, Azam warned India and other participating teams that Pakistan will be a force to reckon with as for them the upcoming T20 World Cup, which will take place in UAE, is like a home event.

Aug 17, 2021, 18:53 PM IST

T20 World Cup 2021: THIS Karva Chauth get ready for India vs Pakistan blockbuster

The ICC announced the fixed for the 2021 T20 World Cup in the UAE. India will take on arch-rivals Pakistan in a Super 12 Group 2 clash on October 24 in Dubai. 

Aug 17, 2021, 10:42 AM IST

WI vs PAK 1st Test: Babar Azam's unbeaten fifty helps Pakistan recover vs West Indies

Trailing by 36 runs on first innings after West Indies were dismissed for 253 within the first 16 balls of the day, Pakistan recovered from a precarious position of 65/4 to end the day on 160/5. Azam was unbeaten on 54 while Abid Ali (34), wicketkeeper Mohammad Rizwan (30) and Azhar Ali (23) all got starts but failed to flourish.
 

Aug 15, 2021, 11:40 AM IST

Trouble in Pakistan cricket, THESE top cricketers want pay hike

According to the report, that these players are not happy as there was no increase in their Test, ODI and T20I match fees in the new central contracts.

Aug 11, 2021, 11:42 AM IST

T20 World Cup: India-Pakistan set to clash on October 24

Last month, the International Cricket Council (ICC) had announced the groups for the Men's T20 World Cup 2021 to be hosted by the BCCI in Oman and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from October 17 to November 14. 

Aug 04, 2021, 14:24 PM IST

India’s UNBEATEN streak on the line in clash against arch-rival Pakistan at 2021 T20 World Cup

India and Pakistan will both be part of Group 2 when the tournament gets underway in Dubai and Oman in the month of October this year. Technically India are still the hosts of the World Cup but the venue was shifted from India to the United Arab Emirates due to rising COVID-19 cases in India and in anticipation of possible third wave.

Jul 17, 2021, 10:47 AM IST

Babar Azam vs Virat Kohli: Pakistan skipper zooms past Indian counterpart to THIS massive record

Courtesy this knock, the 26-year-old Babar Azam has surpassed a number of modern-day greats – Hashim Amla, David Warner and India captain Virat Kohli to achieve the unique record.

Jul 14, 2021, 10:46 AM IST

England vs Pakistan: James Vince ton trumps Babar Azam century as hosts win ODI series 3-0

James Vince built a 129-run partnership with Lewis Gregory, who contributed with a crucial 77 before he was dismissed when Shadab caught a high, swirling ball as the all-rounder attempted to launch Rauf into the stands.

Jul 14, 2021, 09:18 AM IST

England vs Pakistan: Hosts seal ODI series with 52-run win in second game

England’s Saqib Mahmood – who picked up four wickets in the first ODI – was the pick of the bowlers once again and he had Pakistan skipper Babar Azam trapped leg before and Mohammad Rizwan caught behind while Lewis Gregory finished with 3-44.

Jul 11, 2021, 08:20 AM IST

PSL 2021: Rashid Khan five-for helps Qalandars to win over Zalmi, Watch video

Faulkner took two wickets in his first over, the second of the innings, to have Peshawar in early trouble before Rashid Khan took a pair in the 10th to keep the Qalandars in control. Rashid ended with 5/20 to restrict Peshawar to 160/8, despite Shoaib Malik’s 48-ball 73.

Jun 11, 2021, 10:13 AM IST

Pakistan skipper Babar Azam snubs India captain Virat Kohli, picks THIS cricketer's cover drive as favourite

Babar Azam revealed the names of the cricketers whose cover drives he loves the most. However, the 26-year-old batsman left Team India skipper Virat Kohli out of the list despite the fact that fans constantly draw comparisons between the two and their orthodox style of playing the cover shot.

Jun 09, 2021, 18:45 PM IST

Babar Azam marriage: THESE cricketers have married their cousin sisters – see pics

There are numerous cricketers who have tied the knot with their cousin sisters and former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi is one of them.

Jun 02, 2021, 23:11 PM IST

Pakistan captain Babar Azam to speak to Mohammad Amir as speculation of IPL stint grows

There has been speculation that Amir may shift to England and eye an Indian Premier League (IPL) contract as a British citizen.
 

Jun 02, 2021, 17:50 PM IST

ICC ODI Rankings: India captain Virat Kohli remains second, Pakistan skipper Babar Azam still on top

India pacer Jasprit Bumrah has also maintained his fifth slot in the ODI Bowling Rankings.

Jun 02, 2021, 15:57 PM IST