COVID-19: Consider this break a chance to reinvigorate yourself, advices Misbah-ul-Haq to players

The Pakistan's cricket coach also feels that this break will spark greater hunger in the players.



Mar 31, 2020, 19:26 PM IST

Misbah-ul-Haq opposes four-day Test, says it can end players' career

Pakistan head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq has opposed the idea of reducing Test matches to four-day affairs, saying that it can result in career-threatening injuries to players-- especially to bowlers. 

Jan 11, 2020, 15:58 PM IST

Bowling coach Waqar Younis to miss Pakistan's first ODI against Sri Lanka

Waqar will return in time for the second one-dayer on September 29 and join Pakistan men’s team in Karachi.

Sep 22, 2019, 16:27 PM IST

Babar Azam named Pakistan vice-captain, Sarfaraz Ahmed remains captain

PCB Chairman Ehsan Mani said that Babar's elevation is part of his gradual development as a future captain.

Sep 13, 2019, 20:18 PM IST

Shoaib Akhtar pulls Misbah-ul-Haq's leg after former skipper gets dual role

Misbah was confirmed for the dual role on Wednesday by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), which has also assigned former pacer Waqar Younis for the job of bowling coach. 

Sep 05, 2019, 16:25 PM IST

Misbah-ul-Haq named Pakistan head coach, Waqar Younis new bowling coach

Misbah and Waqar have worked together in the past when the former was the Pakistan captain and the latter was the head coach.

Sep 04, 2019, 15:10 PM IST

Misbah-ul-Haq, Waqar Younis frontrunners for Pakistan coaching posts

The interviews of candidates for the post of head coach were conducted on Thursday in which Misbah, former Test opener Mohsin Hasan Khan and ex-Australian batsman Dean Jones (through video-link) were interviewed.

Aug 30, 2019, 16:59 PM IST

Misbah-ul-Haq to lead Pakistan's conditioning camp ahead of new season

The camp has been set up to prepare the players for a competitive and challenging domestic and international cricket season, which is expected to begin with the prestigious Quaid-e-Azam Trophy from September 12.

Aug 16, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

Only Virat Kohli can break Sachin Tendulkar's record of 100 centuries: Shoaib Akhtar

For Kohli to surpassed Tendulkar's record of hundred international centuries, he will need to play international cricket for a long time. Kohli made his debut in an ODI match against Sri Lanka in August 2008, and is close to completing a decade in international cricket.

Nov 23, 2017, 17:48 PM IST

No Misbah-ul-Haq, Younis Khan as Pakistan look to new Test era

Playing without Younis and Misbah is unaccustomed territory for Pakistan, who haven't had a Test featuring neither of the talismanic, prolific pair in seven years.

Sep 26, 2017, 20:19 PM IST

Watch: Shahid Afridi woos Lahore crowd at his farewell reception

It's not everyday that Pakistan cricket fans get to see their stars getting felicitated, but on Friday, a packed Gaddafi Stadium crowd in Lahore found themselves applauding their hero Sahid Afridi.

Sep 15, 2017, 22:42 PM IST

Will not attend my farewell to be hosted by PCB: Younis Khan

The said farewell is reportedly also meant for Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid Afridi.

Sep 10, 2017, 04:51 AM IST

PCB announce Sarfraz Ahmed as new Pakistan Test captain

Sarfraz was also named as the captain of ICC Champions Trophy team of the tournament.

Jul 04, 2017, 18:21 PM IST

BCCI revokes Irfan Pathan's NOC for Bahrain Cricket festival: Reports

In February this year, Irfan's elder brother Yusuf was not granted the required NOC to participate in the Hong Kong T20 Blitz in Hong Kong.

May 20, 2017, 22:43 PM IST

Yuvraj Singh pays tribute to Pakistani legends Misbah-ul-Haq, Younis Khan on retirement

Seeing the Pakistan cricket legends, Misbah and Younis bow out after their long and exemplary service, Yuvraj Singh posted a beautiful tweet as tribute to the duo.

May 17, 2017, 13:08 PM IST

3rd Test, WI vs Pak: Pakistan win thriller to give Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq a perfect farewell with historic series triumph

The hosts fell short by 101 runs as Pakistan leg spinner Yasir Shah dismissed Shannon Gabriel in the penultimate over of the final day.

May 15, 2017, 08:49 AM IST

WI vs Pak, 3rd Test: Departing Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq fail in final innings but Pakistan press for victory

While Younis Khan scored 35 runs in his final Test innings, skipper Misbah-ul-Haq could score just two runs.

May 14, 2017, 11:28 AM IST

WATCH: Gutsy Amit Mishra teaches Pakistan legend Misbah-ul-Haq how to finish off a chase

Regardless of all, the win failed to create much of an impact on the points table for Delhi. While the shot was indeed astonishing from Mishra, the 34-year-old emerged as a hero with social media praises raining over him.

May 11, 2017, 19:12 PM IST

Mohammad Kaif hails Misbah-ul-Haq's 'selfless' service to Pakistan cricket

In the first match at Kingston, Misbah-ul-Haq remained not out in the first innings of the match which, they won by seven wickets.

May 03, 2017, 20:24 PM IST

2nd Test, Day 4: Pakistan in strong position after Azhar Ali's ton, Misbah once again misses century by one run

Despite the personal disappointment, his team ended day three in a strong position after opener Azhar Ali scored his 13th test century.

May 03, 2017, 09:18 AM IST