Pakistan's Naseem Shah becomes youngest to take Test hat
trick. Pakistan teenager Naseem Shah grabbed a hat trick against
Bangladesh Sunday to become the youngest person to record the feat in Test
Difficult when you don't have one of your best players -
Mominul on Mushfiqur
Bangladesh arrived in Pakistan on
Wednesday, and the tourists had their only training session ahead of the
opening Test at the Pindi Cricket Stadium on Thursday (February 6).
Bavuma-de Kock partnership was hard to break – Woakes
Chris Woakes, the English
pace-bowling all-rounder, put the onus on the bowlers for failing to take
wickets through South Africa's innings in the first ODI, which eventually
helped the hosts surpass the total with seven wickets in hand, in Cape Town
on Tuesday (February 4).
Pakistan vs Bangladesh: Hosts recall Faheem Ashraf,
Bilal Asif for Rawalpindi Test.
PAK vs BAN: Ashraf showed a lot of promise in his debut Test against Ireland
in 2018 when he scored 83 but then faced injury problems and was discarded
after the South Africa tour in January last year.
Zimbabwe restrict Sri Lanka to edge ahead in second test. HARARE, Jan 28 (Reuters) -
Donald Tiripano and Sikandar Raza took a wicket each as Zimbabwe reduced Sri
Lanka to 122 for two in their first innings before bad light brought a
premature end to the second day of the final test at the Harare Sports Club
Pakistan threaten to skip 2021 T20 World Cup. PCB
chief executive Wasim Khan has dismissed reports that Pakistan has given up
its hosting rights of the T20 Asia Cup.
Mir disappointed for being dropped
Mir, the veteran all-rounder, has been left out from Pakistan's 15-member
women's squad for the upcoming T20 World Cup to be held in Australia in
February and March this year.
Tamim Iqbal, Rubel Hossain return for Pakistan T20Is
Tamim Iqbal has returned to the
Bangladesh T20I side for series against Pakistan, Bangladesh Cricket Board
announced on Saturday (January 18). Hasan Mahmud, the 20-year-old pacer, has
earned his maiden call-up with Rubel Hossain also making a comeback for the
first leg of the three-part tour of Pakistan.
Mushfiqur withdraws from Pakistan tour citing 'personal reasons'.
Mushfiqur Rahim, the Bangladesh
wicketkeeper-batsman, has formally withdrawn himself from the upcoming tour
England in South Africa: Hosts frustrate tourists after
Dom Sibley century. England need eight wickets for
victory on the final day of the second Test in Cape Town after being
frustrated by South Africa's top order.
Liton's 'maturity' shines through in BPL.
Liton Das, the Bangladesh opener,
noted that a few technical changes, coupled with growing maturity, has
helped him to crack the code of batting and put up consistent performances
in the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League.
Bancroft, Fawad Ahmed hand Scorchers away win
Perth Scorchers rode on Cameron
Bancroft's half-century and an excellent bowling display to tie down
Brisbane Heat and register their first away win of the BBL 09 season. On a
tricky surface at the Carrara Oval in Queensland, Scorchers opted to bat and
reached 140, a total Brisbane's power-packed, but flawed line-up floundered
in the face of.
England and Wales Cricket Board 'cautiously' supports
International Cricket Council will consider the Test calendar beyond 2023 in
January with a one-day reduction in match length likely to be discussed.
Asghar Afghan named Afghanistan captain eight months after controversial
Asghar, 31, now regains the role he had held
for four years.
Cricketer Nasir Jamshed admits bribery conspiracy.
Nasir Jamshed, 30, from Walsall, in the West Midlands, was the target of
bribery but then acted as a go-between, encouraging others in return for
PM Imran Khan endorses dropping Sarfraz. “I don’t
think the performance and form of a player should be judged by T20 cricket
but through Test and One-Day cricket,” Imran Khan told reporters.
'Was surrounded by match-fixers': Shoaib Akhtar opens up
about fixing saga. Opening up about match-fixing former Pakistan
cricketer Shoaib Akhtar said he felt like he was surrounded by match-fixers.
There was so much match-fixing. (Mohammad) Asif told me which all matches
they had fixed and how they did it,” Akhtar said on a Pakistani talk show
‘Renewed With Samina Peerzada.
Sourav Ganguly officially elected as BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has become the 39th president of the nation’s governing
board for cricket, and the second captain of the national team
Nepotism tag won’t go away: Imam The Lahore-born batsman has however not been
able to replicate that success in his nascent Test career. In 10 matches, he
has scored just 483 runs at modest average of 28.41
Umar Akmal determined to take fresh start Middle-order batsman Umar Akmal is determined for a fresh start to his
international career and vowed that he will not disappoint the selectors if
given a chance in Sri Lanka series.
Abdul Qadir: Former Pakistan leg-spinner dies aged 63
Legendary former Pakistan leg-spinner
Abdul Qadir has died at the age of 63. Lahore-born Qadir took 236 wickets in
67 Tests between 1977 and 1990, also capturing a further 132 in 104 one-day
Hashim Amla: South Africa batsman retires from international cricket
He is the only South Africa batsman
to score a Test triple hundred - 311 not out against England in 2012.
Ashes 2019: Nathan Lyon stars on final day as Australia thrash England
England surrendered on the final day of the first Ashes Test, giving
Australia a crushing 251-run win and a 1-0 lead in the series
England World Cup
hero Ben Stokes declines nomination for 'New Zealander of the Year'
England cricket hero Ben Stokes has declined his nomination for 'New
Zealander of the Year' after his man of the match performance against New
Zealand in the World Cup final.
Cricket World Cup: Faf du Plessis 'embarrassed' by South
Africa exit South Africa captain Faf du Plessis
admitted being "embarrassed" by his country's early World Cup exit but is
determined to fight on in the role.
England's Chris Woakes on the art of death bowling
It is limited-overs cricket at its
most dramatic: the outcome of an entire match boiled down to the final six
I am a big fan of Pakistani bowlers, Malala tells Zainab
Abbas The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has paid the BCCI approximately
$1.6 million as compensation after losing the case in the ICC's Dispute
Resolution Committee, PCB Chairman Ehsan Mani confirmed on Monday.
Irfan Pathan becomes 1st Indian to be part of Caribbean
Premier League Irfan Pathan created history after becoming the first Indian cricketer to
be included in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) players' draft. The player
draft for CPL 2019 was announced on Thursday with Irfan being the only
Indian in the list.
Pakistan on top in ICC’s 80-team T20 rankings
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday unveiled an
expanded ICC Men’s Twenty 20 International Team Rankings table with 80
Babar Azam: Pakistan batsman joins Somerset for T20 Blast
Somerset have signed Pakistan batsman
Babar Azam for the majority of this season's T20 Blast competition.
Sri Lanka great Kumar Sangakkara named new MCC president
Ex-Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara has been named as the
next president of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC).
ICC Dismisses Pakistan Cricket Board's Financial Claim Against Indian
Cricket Board The International Cricket Council's (ICC) Dispute Panel on
Tuesday dismissed the financial claim made by the Pakistan Cricket Board
(PCB) against the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
Azhar Ali retires from ODI.
Azhar Ali has decided to not turn out for Pakistan in white-ball cricket in
order to prolong his international career.
India's formidable win over Sri Lanka. India defeated host by 304
runs, a convincing margin to start the tour on a positive note. Celebrations
are certainly due...