[caption id="attachment_1867" align="alignleft" width="231"] Pakistan cricketer Imran Nazir plays a shot during the ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup match between Pakistan and Bangladesh at the Pallekele.[/caption] Pakistan's celebrated bowling unit's rare off day put a latch on it, but their batsmen smashed through the qualification door by chasing down 176 - their highest successful chase - with eight balls ...Read more ›
[caption id="attachment_1861" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ajmal celebrating[/caption] With both tied on 151 runs at the end of 40 fascinating overs in the match, a Super over round was played for the result. Pakistan paceman Umar Gul restricted Australian batsmen David Warner, Shane Watson and George Bailey to 11-1 before Umar Akmal and Abdul Razzaq hit the required runs, the winner coming off the last d ...Read more ›
"DUBAI: Pakistan easily defeated Australia by seven wickets with 5.1 overs remaining in the first Twenty20 International of the three-match series here at the Dubai Cricket Stadium on Wednesday. Wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal top scored with an unbeaten 31 followed by opener Imran Nazir (22) and captain Mohammad Hafeez (17) while Nasir Jamshed made 10 and Shoaib Malik remained not out on nine. Earlier, P ...Read more ›
Pakistan won the One Day International against Sri Lanka by six wickets after Shahid Afridi scored the winning run.
[caption id="attachment_1837" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Umar Akmal contributed with 36 runs from 48 balls to take his side past the finish line. PHOTO: AFP"][/caption] Pakistan needed 136 runs to wing after rain had restricted Sri Lanka’s first innings to 135 for 8. Subsequently the match was reduced to 42 overs a side. However, Pakistan had suffered an early blow when they lost opener Azhar Al ...Read more ›
England’s management is set to rest James Anderson for next week’s third Test against the West Indies, according to The Telegraph. Anderson, who is likely to be replaced in the playing-eleven by Steven Finn, will not be happy with the selectors’ decision despite suffering a slight niggle to his quadriceps. His disappointment comes to no surprise, considering how the West Indies top order has offered such ea ...Read more ›