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Qalandars beat Sydney Thunder Academy in Quin Series opener

Sydney, November 5, (Online): Right-arm fast bowler Husnain Shah defended six runs off the final over to help Lahore Qalandars development squad beat Sydney Thunder Academy and start Quin Series T20 on a victorious note.   Thunder required six runs from the final over with three wickets in hand, but 24-year old Shah delivered six […]

Bangladesh opt to bowl in third ODI v Zimbabwe

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza won the toss and elected to field in the third one-day international against Zimbabwe at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong on Friday. Bangladesh will look to complete a whitewash after winning the first two matches to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series. The hosts made three changes […]

Bangladesh opt to bowl against Zimbabwe in second ODI

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza won the toss and elected to bowl first in the second one-day international against Zimbabwe at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong on Wednesday. The hosts, who lead the three-match series 1-0, named the same team that won the opening ODI on Sunday. Zimbabwe made on change with Elton Chigumbura […]

India win toss, bat against West Indies in second ODI

India captain Virat Kohli won the toss and elected to bat against West Indies in the second one-day international in Visakhapatnam on Wednesday. The hosts, who lead the five-match series 1-0, have made just one change from their opening win on Sunday with spinner Kuldeep Yadav coming in for Khaleel Ahmed. “Looks like a nice […]

Pakistan face Australia with Twenty20 top ranking at stake

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed is confident his team can defend their world number one ranking in a stern challenge from Australia in a three-match Twenty20 series starting in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Sarfraz led Pakistan to a tri-series triumph by beating Australia in the final at Harare in July this year and needs to win […]

Pakistan beat Australia in second Test, win series

Pakistan beat Australia by 373 runs in the second and final Test on the fourth day in Abu Dhabi, taking the series 1-0 on Friday. Australia, set a daunting 538-run target, were bowled out for 164 as Pakistan medium pacer Mohammad Abbas rocked them with figures of 5-62 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium. Marnus Labuschagne top-scored […]

West Indies dismissed for 311 in second India Test

Paceman Umesh Yadav claimed six wickets as India bowled out the West Indies for 311 on day two of their second Test in Hyderabad on Saturday. Roston Chase top-scored in the first innings with 106 after completing his fourth Test century. Chase started the day on 98 but was bowled by Yadav, who dispatched the […]

West Indies dismissed for 311 in second India Test

Paceman Umesh Yadav claimed six wickets as India bowled out the West Indies for 311 on day two of their second Test in Hyderabad on Saturday. Roston Chase top-scored in the first innings with 106 after completing his fourth Test century. Chase started the day on 98 but was bowled by Yadav, who dispatched the […]

Pakistan ready for ‘dangerous’ Australia, says Arthur

by Shahid HASHMI Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur admitted Australia will be a “dangerous” proposition in the second Test after they clung on for an improbable draw in a thrilling series opener in Dubai. Australia put up a remarkable fightback to deny Pakistan victory on a wearing fifth day pitch, as they avoided defeat by […]

Pakistan set Australia 462-run target to win first Test

Pakistan set Australia a daunting target of 462 to win the first Test in Dubai after declaring their second innings at 181 for six on the fourth afternoon on Wednesday. Resuming at 45 for three, Pakistan lost Imam-ul-Haq (48), Haris Sohail (39) and Asad Shafiq (41) before declaring 7.5 overs after lunch. Pakistan had made […]

Pakistan progress to 329-4 in first Test

Pakistan’s batsmen continued to prosper on a flat pitch to reach 329-4 at lunch on the second day of the first Test against Australia in Dubai on Monday. Haris Sohail was unbeaten on 46 and with him Asad Shafiq on 43 not out as Pakistan added 74 runs for the loss of just one wicket […]

Pakistan win toss, bat in first Test against Australia

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss and opted to bat in the first Test against Australia at Dubai stadium on Sunday. Pakistan included off-spinner Bilal Asif for his first Test at the age of 33, backing up leg-spinner Yasir Shah. Australia handed Test caps to Aaron Finch, Travis Head and Marnus Labuschagne in a […]

Australia name two Test vice-captains for first time

Australia have for the first time named two Test cricket vice-captains — all-rounder Mitchell Marsh and fast bowler Josh Hazlewood — as they look to move on from a major cheating scandal. The pair were chosen to back up captain Tim Paine via an unprecedented vote by team members and a final decision made by […]

PCB MEDIA RELEASE

Lahore (September 24, 2018): The PCB’s case against the BCCI will be heard at the ICC Headquarters in Dubai from 1st to 3rd October, 2018. The PCB is being represented by: Khwaja Ahmad Hosain, Advocate Supreme Court of Pakistan Alexandros Panayides of Clifford Chance, London Lawyers from Clifford Chance, London Lawyers from LMA Ebrahim Hosain, […]

Scandal-hit Australia vow ‘hard but fair’ series against Pakistan

Skipper Tim Paine vowed Australia will play “hard but fair” against Pakistan they embark on their first Test tour since a ball-tampering scandal and with fresh controversy raging following allegations by England’s Moeen Ali. The squad jetted out late Wednesday for their first Test series since the ill-fated tour of South Africa early this year, […]

Ehsan Mani: New Chief of PCB

So the result is out and as it was clear that Ehsan Mani former ICC president will be the chief of Pakistan Cricket Board. Afzal Haider (Retired Justice) conducted the elections as election commissioner. During a meeting at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium. Mani, who was Prime Minister Imran Khan’s pick,  got elected unopposed for a tenure […]