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Misbah-ul Haq slides into ICC top 20 Test Bastman Ranking

Among other Pakistan batsmen, Sarfraz Ahmed's first innings knock of 54 has seen him gain one place to move up to 24th position while Babar Azam has gained 14 places to reach 94th position after scores of 72 and nine not out.

Apr 26, 2017, 18:57 PM IST

Disgraced Mohammad Amir shines as Bangladesh's scandal-hit T20 tournament resumes

Amir grabbed 4-30 including two wickets in two balls as he underlined his talent.

Nov 22, 2015, 23:13 PM IST

No need to take action against Younis Khan for outburst: PCB

 A top official of the Pakistan Cricket Board has ruled out any disciplinary action against senior batsman Younis Khan for his recent controversial comments against Test captain Misbah-ul Haq and coach Waqar Younis.

Jul 23, 2015, 21:21 PM IST

Pakistan seek ODI revival in Sri Lanka series

With the Test series in the bag, Pakistan will now focus on the one-dayers against Sri Lanka from Saturday that could determine their qualification for the Champions Trophy in 2017.

Jul 10, 2015, 13:00 PM IST

3rd Test, Day 3: Skipper Angelo Mathews puts Sri Lanka on top against Pakistan in series decider

Skipper Angelo Mathews battled his way to an unbeaten 77 as Sri Lanka seized the advantage in the series-deciding third and final Test against Pakistan in Pallekele on Sunday.

Jul 05, 2015, 18:32 PM IST

2nd Test: Tharindu Kaushal, Dhammika Prasad skittle Pakistan on Day 1

Young off-spinner Tharindu Kaushal grabbed five wickets as Sri Lanka bundled out Pakistan for 138 on the opening day of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo today.

Jun 25, 2015, 19:07 PM IST

2nd Test: Pakistan bat against Sri Lanka as Younis Khan celebrates 100th appearance

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq won the toss and elected to bat in the second Test against Sri Lanka at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo on Thursday.

Jun 25, 2015, 10:55 AM IST

2nd Test: Pakistan eager to mark Younis Khan`s 100th Test with victory

Pakistan are eager to celebrate senior batsman Younis Khan`s 100th Test appearance with a series-clinching victory against Sri Lanka in the match starting Thursday in Colombo.

Jun 24, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

2nd Test: Buoyant Pakistan target series win in Sri Lanka

A confident Pakistan will aim to clinch a first Test series win in Sri Lanka for nine years when the second match starts at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo on Thursday.

Jun 23, 2015, 13:28 PM IST

Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 2: Kaushal Silva, Kumar Sangakkara defy visitors

Sri Lanka`s opener Kaushal Silva frustrated Pakistan with an unbeaten 80 when the rain-hit first Test finally got underway on the scheduled second day in Galle on Thursday.

Jun 18, 2015, 18:15 PM IST

1st Test, Sri Lanka vs Pakistan: Day 1 washed out due to heavy rain

Live updates from the 1st Test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan being played at Galle International Stadium.

Jun 17, 2015, 09:48 AM IST

Focus on Kumar Sangakkara as Sri Lanka face Pakistan again

Kumar Sangakkara will get a chance to build on his prolific Test record before retirement when familiar foes Sri Lanka and Pakistan contest their fourth series in two years from Wednesday.

Jun 15, 2015, 13:06 PM IST

2nd Test, Day 3: Pakistan set 550-run target for Bangladesh

Bangladesh were set a target of 550 runs to win the second and final Test in Dhaka after Pakistan declared their second innings at 195-6 on the third day on Friday.

May 08, 2015, 17:04 PM IST

2nd Test, Day 2: Azhar Ali hits big hundred as Pakistan flog Bangladesh

Pakistan were 428 for four at lunch on the second day of the second and final Test against Bangladesh at the Sher-e-Bangla stadium on Thursday.

May 07, 2015, 13:17 PM IST

Spotlight on Saeed Ajmal as Pakistan face Bangladesh

Saeed Ajmal returns to centre stage after almost eight months hoping to strike early form with a remodelled bowling action when Pakistan open their tour of Bangladesh on Friday.

Apr 16, 2015, 14:58 PM IST

Australian attack lacks a world class spinner: Ian Chappell

With Australian pacers gearing up to take on a formidable Indian batting line up in the World Cup semi-final, former captain Ian Chappell says home attack is not completely balanced as they lack a top class spinner.

Mar 21, 2015, 19:27 PM IST

Five reasons why Misbah-ul-Haq is the best man to lead Pakistan

He doesn’t have the aura of legendary Imran Khan. He doesn’t have the spark of Javed Miandad. He is not even a dynamic all-rounder like Wasim Akram.

Mar 15, 2015, 18:28 PM IST

Cricket World cup 2015: Grant Flower warns Pakistan to shape up, or ship out

Pakistan`s batting coach Grant Flower hoped the under-achieving middle-order will come good in Sunday`s must-win World Cup clash against Ireland in Adelaide, saying another failure could prove disastrous.

Mar 12, 2015, 11:41 AM IST

Worried Pakistan might try Sarfraz Ahmed against South Africa

Worried over constant failure of the top-order in the ongoing ICC cricket World Cup, Pakistan team management is set to draft in wicketkeeper batsman Sarfraz Ahmed in their crucial Pool B match against South Africa in Auckland on Friday.

Mar 06, 2015, 22:22 PM IST

World Cup 2015: Wasim Akram warns Pakistan to win or go home

Pakistan great Wasim Akram told his compatriots on Sunday they had to win the next game in their World Cup campaign or get ready for an early flight home.

Feb 22, 2015, 09:01 AM IST