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Australian spinner Nathan Lyon working on variations to keep up with wrist spinners

Lyon believes that there should be a proper balance of finger and wrist spinners in any setup.

Mar 07, 2019, 18:18 PM IST

Zubayr Hamza set to debut as South Africa eye series sweep against Pakistan

Hamza, 23, will be a replacement for captain Faf du Plessis, who is serving a one match suspension for a slow over-rate in the nine-wicket victory in the second test in Cape Town.

Jan 09, 2019, 15:20 PM IST

Sporting Calendar 2018: Key achievements in International Cricket

Australia lifted the ICC Women's World T20 trophy for the fourth time in six editions of the tournament having emerged victorious against England in the final. 

Dec 25, 2018, 21:20 PM IST

Yasir Shah quickest bowler to pick 200 Test wickets, shatters 82-year record

Shah dismissed Will Somerville to achieve the record in his 33rd Test, beating Australian leg-spinner Charrie Grimmett who achieved the same tally in 36 Tests against South Africa in 1936. 

Dec 06, 2018, 13:57 PM IST

Kane Williamson holds up Yasir Shah as New Zealand limp to 229-7 against Pakistan

New Zealand started the day shakily but recovered to post 229-7 at the close thanks to Williamson`s 89 off 176 deliveries on a spinning track at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium.

Dec 04, 2018, 00:56 AM IST

Mickey Arthur lauds Yasir Shah's `superb` 14-wicket haul

Yasir, who bagged the figures of eight for 41 in the first innings of the second Test against New Zealand, took six more wickets in the second innings to take his overall match tally to 14-184. 

Nov 29, 2018, 11:43 AM IST

Hasan Ali, Yasir Shah shatter 14-year-old record against New Zealand; put Pakistan on brink of victory

Ali recorded figures of 45/5, registering his maiden five-wicket haul in Tests.

Nov 19, 2018, 14:03 PM IST

Yasir Shah and Hasan Ali slice through Kiwis to put Pakistan in control

Chasing a target of 176 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Pakistan reached 37 for no loss with openers Imam-ul-Haq (25) and Mohammed Hafeez (8) at the crease.

Nov 19, 2018, 13:20 PM IST

Pakistan fast-bowler Mohammad Abbas breaks 800-point mark in just 10 tests; finishes 3rd in ICC rankings

The 28-year-old played a key role in Pakistan's 1-0 win in the recently concluded 2-match Test series against Australia, making his presence felt with a 10-wicket haul in Abu Dhabi. 

Oct 21, 2018, 12:55 PM IST

Pak vs SL, 1st Test: Yasir Shah double leaves Lankans in trouble on Day 4

The prolific wicket-taker took 2-25 as Sri Lanka struggled to 69-4, needing a rearguard action to save the Test.

Oct 02, 2017, 00:33 AM IST

PAK vs SL, 1st Test: Dimuth Karunaratne leads Lankan fightback on Day 1

The left-hander was run out for 93 but helped his team recover from a precarious 61-3 to reach 227-4 at close after Sri Lanka won the toss and batted on a greenish Sheikh Zayed Stadium pitch.

Sep 28, 2017, 20:10 PM IST

Wahab Riaz, Yasir Shah named in Pakistan squad for Tests versus Sri Lanka

Three big names have been included in the squad. Wahab Riaz, Azhar Ali and Yasir Shah find a place in the team.

Sep 23, 2017, 19:06 PM IST

Afghanistan to take on Brendon McCullum-led MCC at Lord's

Although its more than 40 years since Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) ceased to run English cricket, it retains worldwide responsibility for the sport's rules, known as Laws.

Jul 08, 2017, 22:16 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, Day 3: West Indies crawl to 218-5 at stumps against Pakistan

Leg-spinner Yasir Shah lifted his series-leading wicket tally to 20 with three victims in the morning session.

May 13, 2017, 08:46 AM IST

WI vs Pak, 2nd Test: Shannon Gabriel spells doom for Pakistan; West Indies level three-match series 1-1

It equalled the lowest total ever in a Test innings at the venue set by India, also in a losing effort chasing 120, against the West Indies in 1997 and leaves the series at 1-1 going into the final Test in Dominica starting next Wednesday.

May 05, 2017, 00:55 AM IST

WI vs PAK, 2nd Test: Pakistan bounce back against West Indies after Yasir Shah's six-wicket haul on Day 4

"Man of the Match" in the seven-wicket win the first Test in Jamaica, Shah was again the key performer when it mattered most for Pakistan.

May 04, 2017, 09:55 AM IST

WI vs Pak, 1st Test: Yasir Shah's 4/33 leaves West Indies wobbling at 93/4 on Day 4

Earlier, Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq, who will bid adieu to the international cricket following the ongoing series, led from the front as he smashed a blistering 99-run knock.

Apr 25, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

WATCH: Pakistan fast bowler Wahab Riaz takes extraordinary catch to dismiss West Indies' Roston Chase

What made the catch a brilliant one was how Riaz managed to control his body after landing, stopping his sliding body from touching the boundary rope.

Apr 22, 2017, 17:17 PM IST

Australia vs Pakistan: R Ashwin praises Mohammad Amir for one heck of a spell against Aussies

Opening the bowling for Pakistan, Mohammad Amir was right on the money from the start as he moved the ball both ways to trouble the Australian batsmen.

Jan 13, 2017, 13:02 PM IST