Thursday, 25 February 2021

Tag Archives: Pakistan Cricket

Michael Vaughan warns England to ‘not underestimate Pakistan’

MANCHESTER: Former England captain Michael Vaughan has warned the host team to not underestimate Pakistan’s potential in the upcoming Test series, maintaining that the green squad is much better than the West Indies team they just defeated 2-1. The Caribbean side, not known to be a team cut for the ...

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England names unchanged Test squad against Pakistan

OLD TRAFFOD: The England National Selectors announced the unchanged English squad for the first Test against Pakistan that is scheduled to begin from August 5 at Emirates Old Trafford. “After three Tests in quick succession against the West Indies, we now turn to an equally condensed Test series against Pakistan, ...

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20 Man Pakistan Squad for England Tests

BIRMINGHAM: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced a 20-man shortlisted squad for the three-Test series against England starting August 5. The experienced pair of Wahab Riaz and wicketkeeper Sarfaraz Ahmed has returned to the Test set up, while middle-order batsman Iftikhar Ahmed has been left out. Initially, the PCB had ...

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Amir needs one more negative test for England departure

LONDON: Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir has tested negative for the coronavirus and now requires just one more negative test before he can depart for England. “It was the first test and the second one will be carried out on Wednesday,” a Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) spokesman was quoted as saying ...

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Babar Azam’s Team White bats against Azhar Ali’s Team Green

DERBY: Babar Azam’s Team White won the toss and elected to bat against Azhar Ali’s Team Green as Pakistan men’s squad is taking part in a four-day intra-squad match at the Derbyshire County Ground. Four-Day intra-squad match to start today Mach Updates 👉 @TheRealPCB_Live Details 👉 https://t.co/RCOr1su47Y pic.twitter.com/bm6cSgXd3E — Pakistan ...

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Yasir Shah keen to give all-round performance against England

WORCESTER: Pakistani leg-spinner Yasir Shah is keen to give all-round performance against England, where he wants to bowl googlies and also eager to hit a Test century. Yasir said this during a video conference from Worcester, where Pakistan cricket squad is preparing for the Test series. When asked whether he is planning ...

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Grant Flower apologises with Younis Khan

MANCHESTER: Former Pakistan batting coach Grant Flower has aplogised for his controversial remarks regarding the Younis Khan. Flower had stated that Younis once held a knife to his throat when he offered him batting advice, during tour of Australia. “I apologise for my remarks regarding Younis Khan,” Flower was quoted ...

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Shoaib wants Pakistan to showcase 90s brand of cricket

BIRMINGHAM: Former pacer Shoaib Akhtar wants green caps to showcase the late 1990s brand of cricket against England, for which Pakistan was known for, saying the whole world will be watching the series and the expectations are high. “Pakistan needs to play good cricket by making the right combinations after ...

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Aqib Javed: Cricket System is rigged against whistle-blowers

LAHORE: Former fast bowler Aqib Javed has claimed that the Pakistan cricket system punishes whistle-blowers, reiterating that the reason he was kicked out of the national setup at the peak of his career and then was never appointed the head coach was due to his aversion and criticism of corruption ...

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ICC congratulates Sana Mir for a superb career

DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has congratulated former Pakistan captain Sana Mir for an excellent career that saw her play 226 international matches, including 137 as captain. Sana, who was the first female bowler from Pakistan to take 100 ODI wickets, announced her retirement on Saturday. Her list of ...

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