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5th ODI Preview: Pakistan looks to end on high against Australia in final match

Australia will be looking to finish its One-Day International series against Pakistan with yet another win as the teams lock horns in the fifth and final game at the Adelaide Oval on Thursday (January 26), which is also Austral...

3rd ODI: Starc and Marsh to miss Perth ODI, Handscomb to make debut

Sydney – Middle-order batsman Peter Handscomb will make his limited overs debut for Australia against Pakistan in the third one-day international in Perth on Thursday. LIVE: Pakistan vs Australia 3rd ODI Live Score, stream, upd...

3rd Test: Australia double up on spin as Misbah ponders

Sydney – Australia have one eye on India and Pakistan could be contemplating life without their most successful captain Misbah-ul-Haq when the final ‘dead’ Test begins on Tuesday in Sydney. Live Score: Pakistan vs Australia 3rd...

Cricket great Kohli offers vision of India future

Sydney – Virat Kohli joined the greats with three double-centuries as India dominated Test cricket in a year where ‘homeless’ Pakistan soared and dived and Australia grappled with crisis. India’s cricket scaled new heights as t...

No grudges against Arthur over ‘homeworkgate’ – Khawaja

Brisbane (Australia) – Australia batsman Usman Khawaja said Tuesday he holds no grudge against Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur over the so-called “homeworkgate” affair ahead of this week’s Test series opener against the tourists. ...

Warner man of the series as Australia thrash New Zealand

Melbourne – Opener David Warner smashed his second straight hundred and Mitchell Starc bowled lethal reverse swing to spearhead Australia to a third emphatic win over New Zealand in the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy in Melbourne on Fr...

Bangladesh Premier League probed for match-fixing

Dhaka – A probe has been launched into allegations by a player that he was asked to fix matches during the latest scandal-hit Bangladesh Premier League Twenty20 tournament. The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) said it would inves...

Sarfraz Ahmed grateful for Misbah inspiration

London – Sarfraz Ahmed hopes to put the lessons he has learnt from playing under the “inspirational” Misbah-ul-Haq to good use when he leads Pakistan in their Twenty20 international against England at Old Trafford on Wednesday....

Azhar hopes Pakistan transfer Test form into England ODIs

London – Pakistan one-day captain Azhar Ali wants to see the team take the form that had made them the world’s number one-ranked Test side into their one-day series against England. Live Score: 1st ODI Pakistan vs England Augus...

Pakistan unites behind Amir ahead of Lord’s return

Karachi (AFP) – When Pakistan’s convicted spot-fixer Mohammad Amir takes to the field at Lord’s on Thursday, the bowler can expect overwhelming support from his homeland as he faces a potentially prickly reception from the Engl...

Five great England-Pakistan flare-ups

London (AFP) – Cricket matches between England and Pakistan have often been a fraught affair, with rows over umpiring, ball-tampering, abandoned fixtures and a spot-fixing row all contributing to a tense relationship which is s...

England whitewash can help Pakistan top ICC Test rankings

LAHORE – Pakistan cricket team needs to whitewash England in the upcoming four-Test series as it can help it top the ICC Test rankings. The small difference in points among Pakistan, England and India throws up a number of inte...

In-form Ali boosts Pakistan

London (AFP) – Azhar Ali’s fine form with the bat gave Pakistan the perfect boost ahead of the first Test with England next week as he stroked his second successive century in their tour match with Sussex on Friday. Ali, who ma...

Harbhajan’s claim of being ‘beaten up’ a joke: Akhtar

Islamabad, July 5: Former Pakistan tearaway pacer Shoaib Akhtar on Tuesday turned down Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh’s claims that he beat Singh and star batsman Yuvraj Singh, terming it a “joke”. Reacting to Harbhajan’s c...

Misfiring Aussies face must-win Pakistan T20 showdown

Mohali (India) – A stumbling Australia will need to raise their game when they take on Pakistan in a must-win group match of the World Twenty20 in Mohali on Friday. Pakistan vs Australia LIVE World T20 Match Score & Updates The...

Malik vows Pakistan to give their all for Afridi at World T20

Mohali (India) – Veteran batsman Shoaib Malik vowed Thursday that Pakistan would go all out for a surprise victory against Australia at cricket’s World Twenty20 to give their “big brother” Shahid Afridi a winning send-off. The ...

Pakistani greats call for overhaul after World T20 defeats

Islamabad – Pakistani cricketing greats called for an overhaul of the national team and the country’s domestic infrastructure following back-to-back defeats in the World Twenty20 that have ensured a likely early exit for the fo...

Pakistan face rampant Black Caps in must-win T20

Mohali (India) – A resurgent New Zealand will be eyeing a semi-final berth when they take on a deflated Pakistan in a World Twenty20 group match in Mohali Tuesday. Live Score: Pakistan vs New Zealand in World T20 2016 Smarting ...

Pakistan’s ‘cricket uncles’ to miss out on India-Pak T20

Islamabad – As Pakistan take on arch-rivals India in a high voltage World Twenty20 game on Saturday in Kolkata, they will miss two of their key attractions: cricket ‘uncles’ Abdul Jalil and Muhammad Zaman. The two die-hard cric...

Ind-Pak rivalry bigger than Ashes, says Ashwin

Kolkata – Ravichandran Ashwin on Friday termed the India-Pakistan rivalry “bigger than the Ashes” ahead of the crucial weekend clash between the arch-rivals in World Twenty20 at Kolkata. The two neighbours have gone to war on f...