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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

Davis Cup: India-Pakistan tie in end November, venue subject to review

The tie was originally scheduled for September 14-15 in Islamabad.

Sep 13, 2019, 23:22 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

PCB rules out shifting upcoming Sri Lanka home series to a neutral venue

Sri Lanka's tour to Pakistan appeared well on track before their Prime Minister's Office received reliable information of a possible terrorist threat on their team, while touring Pakistan.

Sep 13, 2019, 17:45 PM IST

Shoaib Akhtar 'disappointed' over Sri Lanka players opting out of Pakistan tour

The series is slated to commence from September 27 when Pakistan will face Sri Lanka for the first ODI. 

Sep 11, 2019, 21:39 PM IST

Sri Lanka to reassess Pakistan tour after security threat

Sri Lanka is scheduled to play three one-day internationals and three Twenty20 international matches in Pakistan between Sept. 27 and Oct. 9 and 10 key Lankan players have already opted out of the series citing security concerns.

Sep 11, 2019, 21:02 PM IST

Lahiru Thirimanne, Dasun Shanaka to lead Sri Lanka on Pakistan tour

The announcement on Wednesday comes two days after Dimuth Karunaratne and Lasith Malinga, the incumbents, informed Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) of their unwillingness to travel to Pakistan.

Sep 11, 2019, 19:36 PM IST

Players opting out due to security concerns, not IPL threat: Sri Lanka counters Pakistan

In 2009, the Sri Lankan cricket team came under terror attack during their Lahore visit in which six members of the national team were wounded.

Sep 11, 2019, 06:28 AM IST

Watch: Satte Pe Satta, 10th September 2019

Watch Satte Pe Satta, 10th September 2019.

Sep 10, 2019, 14:22 PM IST

Elephant runs amok at religious procession in Sri Lanka, injures 17

The incident left at least 17 people injured with one being observed at a hospital for possible abdominal damage.

Sep 09, 2019, 18:20 PM IST

Watch Satte Pe Satta, 9th September 2019

Watch Satte Pe Satta, 9th September 2019. To know more watch the video...

Sep 09, 2019, 15:26 PM IST

Elephant in Sri Lanka loses temper, creates havoc

Elephant in Sri Lanka loses its temper, creates havoc. Watch video to know more.

Sep 09, 2019, 13:54 PM IST

India beat Pakistan by 67 runs in U19 Asia Cup group stage match

Atharva Ankolekar was the pick of the bowlers for the Indians with figures of 3/36 in 10 overs.

Sep 07, 2019, 22:40 PM IST

New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor likely to play in 3rd T20I against Sri Lanka

Opening batsman Martin Guptill has been ruled out of the third T20I due to a strain in his stomach, which didn`t allow him to bat in the second T20I match.

Sep 04, 2019, 20:46 PM IST

Losing doesn't matter as long as team shows character, says Lasith Malinga

Sri Lanka, which had set a target of 162 runs, lost to New Zealand by four wickets on Tuesday.

Sep 04, 2019, 18:29 PM IST

Pakistan tries to raise Kashmir issue at UNICEF event in Sri Lanka

Pakistan tries to raise Kashmir issue at UNICEF event in Sri Lanka. Watch this video to know more.

Sep 04, 2019, 09:02 AM IST

New Zealand's Lockie Ferguson ruled out of Sri Lanka T20Is with thumb injury

The second and third T20I between New Zealand and Sri Lanka will be played at the same venue on Tuesday and Friday, respectively.

Sep 02, 2019, 08:33 AM IST

Lasith Malinga surpasses Shahid Afridi to become highest wicket-taker in T20Is

Malinga achieved the feat in Sri Lanka`s first T20I match of the three-match series against New Zealand.

Sep 01, 2019, 23:01 PM IST

Sri Lankan spinner Ajantha Mendis announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Mendis who last represented his nation back in December 2015 in an ODI against New Zealand, played 19 Tests, 87 ODIs and 39 T20Is accumulating 288 wickets. 

Aug 28, 2019, 23:34 PM IST

Misbah-ul-Haq applies for Pakistan's head coach job

Former Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has stepped down from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Cricket Committee after expressing interest in applying for the national team’s head coach role.

Aug 26, 2019, 20:05 PM IST