Sarfaraz Ahmed

Shahid Afridi wants Sarfaraz Ahmed to give up Test captaincy, focus on ODIs

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) recently retained Sarfaraz as the captain in the 50-over format and appointed Babar Azam as skipper in T20Is.

Sep 20, 2019, 15:51 PM IST

Not thinking about Test captaincy, focus is on limited-overs series against Sri Lanka: Sarfaraz Ahmed

Earlier this week, Sarfaraz was retained as Pakistan's ODI and T20I skipper while Babar Azam was roped in as his deputy for the upcoming home series against Lanka. 

Sep 15, 2019, 17:41 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

From Sachin Tendulkar to Imran Tahir: Cricket fraternity pays homage to former Pakistan spinner Abdul Qadir

The cricket fraternity has come in unison to pay tribute to former Pakistan leg-spinner Abdul Qadir, who recently passed away at the age of 63 following a cardiac arrest.

Sep 07, 2019, 11:53 AM IST

Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed vows to stand by Kashmiris

Earlier, former Pakistani skipper Shahid Afridi had also slammed the UN for its silence on the matter and sought the intervention of the world body.

Aug 12, 2019, 18:20 PM IST

Mickey Arthur's journey with Pakistan Cricket Board ends

Pakistan`s performance in the recently concluded ICC Men`s Cricket World Cup has been highly criticized as the side failed to secure a place in the knock-out stage and lost its game against India.

Aug 07, 2019, 13:36 PM IST

Remove Sarfaraz Ahmed as captain: Mickey Arthur tells PCB

Akhtar had earlier lashed out at Sarfaraz following Pakistan`s defeat to India in the round-robin stage of the World Cup and had termed the 32-year-old as a "brainless captain".

Aug 05, 2019, 17:00 PM IST

PCB to review Pakistan's World Cup performance on August 2

Pakistan were knocked out in the group stage of the 2019 World Cup.

Jul 25, 2019, 11:53 AM IST

Imran Khan assures 'best Pakistan cricket team' for World Cup 2023

Pakistan were knocked out in the group stage of the 2019 World Cup.

Jul 22, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

It was very tough for the team: Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed on defeat to India

It may be recalled that despite registering a comprehensive 94-run victory over Bangladesh, Pakistan crashed out of the tournament as it failed to qualify for the semifinals on net run-rate difference with New Zealand after both the teams earned 11 points each from nine league matches.

Jul 07, 2019, 17:47 PM IST

Pakistan eye unrealistic 500 runs against Bangladesh as World Cup semi-final spot looks impossible

Pakistan's dream of securing a spot in the semi-finals came crashing down after England registered a win against New Zealand in the ICC World Cup 2019 match on Wednesday at Chester-le-Street. The Sarfaraz Ahmed-led team was hoping the result would go its way but England's progression to the semi-final has hampered all their chances.

Jul 05, 2019, 12:50 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Can't do anything about Net Run Rate, says Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed ahead of Bangladesh clash

Pakistan need to beat Bangladesh by a margin of 300 runs if they get a chance to bat first. 

Jul 05, 2019, 00:04 AM IST

Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed wants to end World Cup 2019 with a win against Bangladesh

This is only the second meeting between Pakistan and Bangladesh in World Cup history.

Jul 04, 2019, 23:52 PM IST

Sarfaraz Ahmed takes on critics, says ‘Pakistan play well when pushed to corner’

Whenever Pakistan team is pushed to the corner, we do well, says skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed.

Jun 27, 2019, 15:11 PM IST

ICC Cricket World Cup: Imran Khan applauds Pakistan cricket team's win vs New Zealand

Imran Khan has been closely following Pakistan cricket team's performance in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.

Jun 27, 2019, 08:29 AM IST

Pakistan on track for uncanny sequel to Imran Khan's 1992 World Cup triumph

Pakistan's triumph against New Zealand at Birmingham has once again brought back memories of the team's performance in the 1992 World Cup. The pattern of outcomes for Pakistan between that tournament and the ongoing tournament has been absolutely identical so far.

Jun 27, 2019, 06:46 AM IST

Sarfaraz Ahmed & Co's fielding efforts leaving a lot to be desired

There are certain things which can be associated with Pakistan cricket: decent batting, exceptional fast bowling, and poor fielding. The country, which has produced brilliant pacers and batsmen over the years, have just not been able to produce exceptional fielders. And that has once again been on display in the ongoing edition of the World Cup.

Jun 24, 2019, 13:52 PM IST

We're alive and kicking, says Pakistan head coach

believes Pakistan's win over South Africa in their crucial World Cup fixture will shut some people for a while who went all guns blazing at his team post their defeat against India.

Jun 24, 2019, 11:47 AM IST

Haris batted like Buttler against South Africa: Sarfaraz Ahmed

Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed was all praise for left-handed batsman Haris Sohail for his Jos Buttler-style batting against South Africa during his side's 49-run victory in their crucial World Cup fixture at the Lord's.

Jun 24, 2019, 11:40 AM IST