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The Pakistan cricket team management attempted to lift the Green Shirts’ spirits in a meeting held on Tuesday ahead of the ODI series’ last match in Adelaide on January 26. In the meeting, the management tried to rejuvenate the team, which lost to Australia in Sydney on Sunday and subsequently lost the ODI series as well as a result. The Pakistan team did not take part in any practice today.
LAHORE: A replacement draft for the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2017 edition was finalized here on Monday to facilitate the inclusion of replacement foreign players after some of the players picked in the original draft dropped out of the competition due to injuries, unavailability, international commitments or bans. Team managements of the PSL franchises were present at the National Cricket Academy, where the picks were made after consent of all participants, said a spokesman of the Pakistan Cricket Board.
Opener Israrullah’s unbeaten 153 off 148 balls overpowered Karachi Blues and led Peshwar to the final of the Regional One-day Cup
ISLAMABAD: Test captain Misbah ul Haq announced that he would make a decision about his future after the conclusion of the second edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL) slated to be held in February. “I will announce my decision whether or not to retire from international cricket after the end of PSL and it would…
Misbah explained that he continued to play on after the England series out of a sense of duty to the team he has built over the last six years
Rilee Rossouw will play in next month’s Pakistan Super League after joining the Quetta Gladiators.
Pakistan conducts successful test of SSM ABABEEL 1 (2200 Km) with MIRV technology Image: —Quote— Pakistan on Tuesday conducted a successful test flight of the…
LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has appointed officials for the smooth conduct of the matches in the Pakistan Super League commencing from February 9 at off shore venue Dubai. Country’s Known cricket official Muhammad Anees has been appointed as match referee along with Sri Lankan Roshan Mahnama, sources in the PCB told APP here on…
The squads of the 10 sides participating in the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017 in Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo from 7-21 February have been announced. India, Pakistan, South Africa and Sri Lanka are among the leading sides participating in the tournament, which will decide which four teams get a chance to play in the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 from 24 June to 23 July in England and Wales.
*Decision on Azhar’s captaincy will be taken after Australia ODIs, says Shaharyar Khan* Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan has said that the decision regarding Azhar Ali’s…
Please list short term (and relatively) quick fixes for Pakistan LOI woes. 1. Its clear that Batsmen from the South (Karachi, Hyderabad) are able to score quickly and this could be due to true(er) pitches so play all LOI’s down South 2.
Pakistan Test captain chose to lead in subsequent New Zealand, Australia series The post Misbah reveals why he didn’t retire after England tour appeared first on The Express Tribune.
No matter how poorly we perform or how much we cry, things will not change in Pakistan cricket. Few faces will change but the basic problems will never be addressed. Selectors will again select 2nd and 3rd tier players and will never revamp ODI cricket
KARACHI: The KSE-100 Index – a benchmark for market performance – crossed the 50,000-point level for the first time, spurred by a bull run that has seen it advance over 32% since MSCI announced its decision to reclassify Pakistan as an emerging market in mid-June last year. On Tuesday, the index…
MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Kalki Koechlin spoke about her recent visit to Pakistan. In an interview to Indian Express, the acclaimed Indian actress dilated on her documentary film, Azmaish, with Pakistani filmmaker Sabiha Sumar. Koechlin visited rural Sindh for the documentary in view of interacting with the people on ground to know their say on pertinent socio-political issues.
Former skipper and opening batsman Amir Sohail is fuming with the way Pakistan fielded in the 4th ODI of the series against Australia. Pakistan team dropped a lot of catches and as a result Australia grabbed another comfortable win to take the series away from the tourists.
Aamir Sohail speaking on TV about Pakistan’s fielding in the 4th ODI: “When I made my debut, I dropped a catch against India in a final at Sharjah though we were easily winning.” “After that, we had a series against West Indies where I did a misfield and conceded a couple of runs.” “I was…
Hi. I’ll be travelling to the UK from Pakistan. During my stay I’ve planned a solo stay in bournemouth late January.
—Quote— The daughter of Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been proved to have been involved in the Panama Papers scandal, a German newspaper said, as it backed up an earlier claim. German daily Suddeutsche Zeitung on Monday posted documents on Twitter confirming that Maryam Safdar…
Pakistan-born South African cricketer Imran Tahir on Sunday paid tribute to Junaid Jamshed, who along with his wife died in the PK-661 crash near Havelian last month, in the second T20i against Sri Lanka. After trapping Asela Gunaratne LBW, Tahir lifted his jersey in celebration to reveal a portrait of Junaid Jamshed which was printed on his undershirt. After marrying a South African national, Imran — who has played Pakistan’s domestic cricket —has represented the Proteas in 20 Tests, 64 ODIs and 29 T20Is.
International cricket action might have eluded Pakistan for a long time now. However, they might well see some flavor of international cricket return to the abandoned cricket venue yet again. As per the recent reports in Nation.com.pk, the Pakistan Blind Cricket Council (PBCC) has confirmed that the Indian blind cricket team will tour Pakistan later […] The post India blind cricket team all set to tour Pakistan in late 2017 appeared first on CricTracker.
Several high-profile international players are to absent from the tournament, starting on February 11, due to reasons ranging from injury to international commitments
The second edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) is all set to kick off in a couple of weeks. The T20 league was a big hit in its inaugural season and had managed to garner a lot of fans.
The Pakistan team is all set to get revamped after a disastrous tour down under. Wicketkeeper-batsman Sarfraz Ahmed is most likely to be named the skipper of the ODI side. This will mean that the current ODI skipper, Azhar Ali, will be axed from his position.
PBCC Chairman Syed Sultan Shah told the media that he will going to India soon to finalise the series.
Pakistan’s senior batsman Azhar Ali is set to lose his captaincy in ODIs but will be appointed as captain of the Test team after the retirement of veteran Misbah-ul-Haq. …
Batsman Kevin Pietersen has revealed the most difficult bowler he’s ever faced in his cricket career is Pakistan pacer Mohammad Asif. Pietersen, who has given a lot of grief to some of the best bowlers on the planet, said Mohammad Asif gave him the toughest time among all other bowlers he has ever faced. Speaking on the Howie Games podcast, KP was all praise for Asif’s uncanny ability to find seam movement which put him “a country mile” ahead of the likes of Shane Warne, Glenn McGrath and Muttiah Muralitharan, cricket.com.au reported.
Islamabad defeated by 70 runs as former Pakistan opener smashes 171 The post Hasan century takes Karachi Whites into final appeared first on The Express Tribune.
Key bowlers: Test India – Ashwin, Jaḍeja, Shami, Bhuvi, Jayant Yadav, Umesh Yadav Pakistan – Yasir Shah, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir, Rahat Ali, Sohail Khan ODIs/T20s India – Bhumrah, Bhuvi, Jaḍeja, Ashwin, Paṇḍya Pakistan – Mohammad Amir, Imad Wasim, Junaid Khan, Hassan Ali, Wahab Riaz
Shakeel Malik believes his team’s breakthrough performance in tournament will set tone for the rest of the year The post Pakistan coach optimistic of good results at Asia Rugby Sevens appeared first on The Express Tribune.
It was tale of two centuries at the National Stadium in Karachi with Karachi Whites opener Shahzaib Hasan’s 171 trumping Islamabad opener Shan Masood’s 136
After whitewashing Pakistan 3-0 in the recently concluded Test series, the Steve Smith led Aussies will be high on confidence going into the tour of India where they will travel as the 2nd ranked side in the world. Apart from the series victory against Pakistan, Australia was pretty ordinary in 2016 and lost five consecutive […] The post Steve Smith urges his team to change their approach in India, wants David Warner to emulate Karun Nair appeared first on CricTracker.
Team India has finally agreed to play the 2018 edition of the Independence Cup with the Sri Lankans hosting it come January the following year. This will be a prominent part of the 70th year of the Independence Celebrations given the fact that South Africa and Pakistan will also be joining in to make it […] The post India agrees to be a part of Independence Cup 2018 in Sri Lanka appeared first on CricTracker.