Pakistan Cricket

Pakistan’s Umar Akmal returns to cricket after CAS reduces ban to 12 months

The CAS announced its decision in a consolidated order on the appeals filed by Umar and the Pakistan Cricket Board. Umar was initially suspended from all cricket activities on February 20 last year for not reporting approaches made to him for spot-fixing in the Pakistan Super League. 

Feb 26, 2021, 14:42 PM IST

Shahid Afridi asks former Pakistan greats to follow Rahul Dravid's footsteps in grooming young talents

He noted that greats like Inzamam-ul-Haq, Younis Khan and Muhammad Yousuf can do a lot in shaping and polishing the young cricketing talent of Pakistan.

Jan 17, 2021, 06:39 AM IST

Kane Williamson's New Zealand crush Pakistan, seal no 1 Test rankings

The Kiwis started the year with a commanding 2-0 win over Virat Kohli & co. Getting back to the sport after a forced Covid-19 hiatus, New Zealand defeated West Indies 2-0 at home and maintained the same tempo against Pakistan. 

Jan 06, 2021, 11:32 AM IST

Pakistan move Zimbabwe ODIs from Multan to Rawalpindi due to logistic issues

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to move the national side's upcoming One-Day International (ODIs) against Zimbabwe from Multan to Rawalpindi due to logistical and operational challenges.

Oct 11, 2020, 17:54 PM IST

Babar Azam rejoins Somerset for 2020 Vitality Blast T20 tournament

The 25-year-old was a sensation for Somerset in 2019, scoring more runs than anyone else in the competition (578) at an impressive average of 52.54 and had scored a brilliant 102* at the Ageas Bowl. 

Aug 29, 2020, 20:53 PM IST

England on top despite Abid Ali half century for Pakistan

It’s advantage England in an early ending to the first day. Pakistan lose three quick wickets against an impressive English seam attack

Aug 14, 2020, 11:19 AM IST

Babar Azam shines for Pakistan in rain-hit day 1 of first Test against England

Babar who will be aiming for his 6th ton in a white jersey ended the day with a 96 runs partnership with Shan.

Aug 06, 2020, 00:03 AM IST

England names unchanged squad for first Test against Pakistan scheduled for August 5

Joe Root will lead the English side.

Jul 29, 2020, 20:31 PM IST

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir announces retirement from Test Cricket

In a statement, Amir said, “It has been an honour to represent Pakistan in the pinnacle and traditional format of the game. I, however, have decided to move away from the longer version so I can concentrate on white ball cricket."

Jul 26, 2019, 15:58 PM IST

7-0: India maintain spotless record against Pakistan in World Cups

A feisty hundred by Rohit Sharma backed by the formidable bowlers ensured an easy win for India in the ICC World Cup 2019 clash against arch-rivals Pakistan at the Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Manchester on Sunday. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 17, 2019, 09:20 AM IST

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Jun 17, 2019, 07:26 AM IST

Pakistan players want to play like Virat Kohli: Younis Khan

Today, many Pakistan players want to play like Kohli and be fit like him, says Younis Khan.

Jun 03, 2019, 14:54 PM IST

Imran Khan gives pep talk to Pakistan cricket team ahead of World Cup

The World Cup begins on May 30. Pakistan will take on West Indies in their opening match on May 31. The crucial clash against India is on June 16.

Apr 21, 2019, 08:43 AM IST

Revolt in PCB as board members reject MD Wasim Khan's appointment

Five of the seven members of PCB's board of governors put forth a resolution which declared Wasim Khan's appointment as 'null and void.'

Apr 17, 2019, 17:17 PM IST

After Pulwama attack, Should India play cricket with Pakistan?

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has written a letter to the International Cricket Council, asking it to oust Pakistan from the upcoming 2019 Cricket World Cup in England and Wales. After Pulwama attack, Should India play cricket with Pakistan in Cricket World cup 2019?

Feb 21, 2019, 13:10 PM IST

BCCI asks ICC to oust Pakistan from 2019 World Cup for its terror links

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has written a letter to the International Cricket Council, asking it to oust Pakistan from the upcoming 2019 Cricket World Cup in England and Wales.

Feb 21, 2019, 09:06 AM IST

Morning Breaking: BCCI asks ICC to oust Pakistan from 2019 World Cup for its terror links

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has written a letter to the International Cricket Council, asking it to oust Pakistan from the upcoming 2019 Cricket World Cup in England and Wales.

Feb 21, 2019, 08:22 AM IST

When Pakistan becomes a top cricket team, India will ask to play us: PCB

India and Pakistan have not played a full bilateral series since 2007 owing to tense relations between the neighbouring countries.

Feb 11, 2019, 21:11 PM IST

Disgraced Pakistan opener Nasir Jamshed charged with bribery in spot-fixing probe

Nasir Jamshed was already banned for 10 years in August by an anti-corruption tribunal for his part in the spot-fixing scandal that engulfed the Pakistan Super League (PSL) in 2017.

Dec 20, 2018, 18:54 PM IST

Trolled after Asia Cup disaster, Pak captain Sarfaraz says he hasn't slept in six days

Sarfaraz Ahmed admits his batting was below standard but insists there is no need yet to press the panic button.

Sep 28, 2018, 08:19 AM IST