Friday, 26 May 2017

Tag Archives: Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan buoyed after unnerving Aussies

BRISBANE: Pakistan are looking with renewed confidence to the remaining two Tests in the series after taking Australia to the brink at the Gabba, skipper Misbah-ul-Haq said on Monday. Misbah s men went down with all guns blazing by just 39 runs after chasing a world record 490 runs in the ...

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Azhar applauds Shafiq’s skill at No. 6

Asad Shafiq break a 43-year-old record GABBA: It was a somewhat incongruous sight on day one in Brisbane: a West Indies legend attending a Test between Australia and Pakistan. Had Sir Garry Sobers, currently on a speaking tour in Australia, stayed at the Gabba a few days more, he would ...

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Smith ton puts Australia in command against Pakistan

Steve Smith of Australia celebrates his century during day one of the First Test match between Australia and Pakistan at The Gabba on December 15, 2016 in Brisbane, Australia. BRISBANE: Skipper Steve Smith scored a hundred and rookies Matt Renshaw and Peter Handscomb half-centuries as Australia took an early grip ...

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Waqar believes Pakistan can beat Australia

SYDNEY: Former Pakistan head coach Waqar Younis has called on Misbah-ul-Haq’s side to seize the opportunity to script history by recording a Test series whitewash on top-ranked Australia. Pakistan, who recently lost the two-match series 0-2 against New Zealand, will aim to claim their first series in Australia against the ...

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We are capable of beating Aussies, says Misbah

KARACHI: Despite a crushing series defeat in New Zealand, Misbah-ul-Haq remains upbeat ahead of the challenging three-Test assignment against Australia which gets underway with a pink-ball Test in Brisbane from December 15. Pakistan were thrashed 2-0 by New Zealand in the two-Test series which concluded earlier this week in Hamilton. ...

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PCB asks Misbah to continue as skipper for Australia tour

KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has asked long-serving Test captain, Misbah-ul-Haq to lead the national team till the tour of Australia after which it would look into appointing his successor. According to a reliable source in the board, Misbah was asked to continue as captain until the series in ...

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New Zealand search for first series win against Pakistan since 1985

CHRISTCHURCH: 12 Consecutive undefeated Test series for Pakistan against New Zealand (including one-off Tests) – they have won seven and drawn five. The only ongoing streak of undefeated Test series between two of the top eight teams is South Africa’s run of 15 unbeaten series against New Zealand. Australia also ...

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Misbah thinking about retirement

CAPE TOWN: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has said that he will consider retirement after the conclusion of the series in New Zealand and Australia later this season. Misbah recently overtook Imran Khan as the most capped captain in Pakistan’s cricket history when he played his 49th Test as skipper against the ...

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