Thursday, 25 February 2021

Tag Archives: Pakistan Cricket

Asia Cup: PCB sets deadline for India to confirm participation

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Wasim Khan has said that the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has until June, 2020 to confirm participation in the Pakistan-hosted Asia Cup. The tournament is scheduled to take place in September next year. According to details, ...

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Second Pakistan-Sri Lanka ODI postponed till September 30

KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board announced that the second game of the three-match series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Karachi has been postponed till September 30. The game at the National Stadium was to be played on September 29. The first ODI on Friday was abandoned without a ball ...

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Pakistan players excited to mark ODI returns in Karachi

KARACHI: Pakistan’s ODI series against Sri Lanka in Karachi, which commences Friday, marks returns of five players to the national squad. The list of players includes Abid Ali, the right-handed opener, Iftikhar Ahmed, an all-rounder who bats in the middle order and bowls off-spin, Mohammad Nawaz, a slow left-arm bowler, ...

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Shahid Afridi: No excuse for balanced Pakistan World Cup squad

KARACHI: Former captain Shahid Afridi said Pakistan have injected the right amount of experience into their World Cup squad with the late inclusions of pacemen Wahab Riaz and Mohammed Amir, and have no excuse for poor performance now. In a video posted on the Pakistan Cricket Board’s Twitter feed, he ...

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Grant Bradburn appointed Pakistan cricket team fielding coach

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board announced on Wednesday that the New Zealander Grant Bradburn has been appointed as the fielding coach of the Pakistan cricket team on a full-time basis for three years. Bradburn will join the team in the UAE for the Asia Cup 2018. Pakistan team has been ...

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Kohli one step ahead of Joe Root in terms of fitness: Sarfraz

LAHORE: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed recently revealed that Team India captain Virat Kohli was one step ahead of England skipper Joe Root in terms of the fitness level. The ICC Champions Trophy-winning captain said that both of them were outstanding players despite 29-year-old Kohli being one step ahead. When asked ...

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Amir and Hafeez return for Sri Lanka T20s

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) national selection committee headed by Inzamam-ul-Haq has announced the 16-member Pakistan squad for the Twenty20 series against Lanka. Experienced all-rounder M Hafeez has returned to the T20 side, as the PCB has made only one change in the squad that faced star-studded World XI ...

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Sri Lanka series will be challenging: Sarfraz

PAKISTAN Cricket team captain Sarfraz Ahmed said on Saturday that the Sri Lankan side would give the greens ‘a tough time.’ Speaking at a press conference, the skipper said that the retirement of senior players Younis Khan and Misbahul Haq has left a void – and the team will miss ...

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London Police Commissioner turns out Pakistan cricket lover

LONDON: Pakistan cricket remains one of the most followed sides of the game, with cricketing fans emerging from unexpected places. After the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police in London revealed herself to be a fan of Pakistan legendry all rounder Imran Khan and Pakistan cricket. Cressida Dick, the first female ...

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