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2nd ODI: Perera shatters Pakistan with bat and ball
Hambantota (Sri Lanka) – Thisara Perera smashed 65 off 36 balls and then grabbed three wickets as Sri Lanka thumped Pakistan by 77 runs in the second one-dayer on Tuesday to level the three-match series 1-1. Full Scorecard: Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI 26t...
Younis Khan to return from Sri Lanka after family tragedy
Karachi – Veteran batsman Younis Khan will play no further part in Pakistan’s one-day series in Sri Lanka following the death of his 10-year-old nephew, an official said on Monday. “Younis will return home on Monday as his nephew Saad Khan died while having...
Maqsood, Alam stun Sri Lanka in first ODI
Hambantota (Sri Lanka) – Sohaib Maqsood and Fawad Alam put on a 147-run stand as Pakistan recovered from the brink to defeat Sri Lanka by four wickets on Saturday and take the lead in the three-match series. Full Scorecard: 1st ODI Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 23 ...
Pakistan field against Sri Lanka in first one-dayer
Hambantota (Sri Lanka) – Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq won the toss and sent Sri Lanka in to bat in overcast conditions in the first one-day international in Hambantota on Saturday. Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 1st ODI Live Score & Updates 23rd August 2014 Follow...
Pakistan regroup for Sri Lanka one-dayers
Hambantota (Sri Lanka) – Pakistan and Sri Lanka begin a three-match one-day series on Saturday hoping to gauge each other’s firepower and bench strength ahead of the World Cup just six months away. Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 1st ODI Live Score & Updates 23rd Aug...
Saeed Ajmal to miss Sri Lanka match for tests on his action
Karachi – Under-scrutiny Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal will miss part of Pakistan’s one-day series against Sri Lanka as he undergoes tests on his bowling action in Australia, officials said on Friday. The 37-year-old, ranked number one in one-day interna...
ICC Women’s Championship set for exciting start today
Karachi: The inaugural edition of the ICC Womens Championship 2014 starts today (Thursday) and the opening round sees Australia host Pakistan and England take on India in the multi-year, bilateral qualifying competition to the pinnacle event in womens crick...
Sri Lanka ponder life after golden generation
Colombo – Sri Lanka are banking on young talent to see them through a transitional phase in Test cricket despite the departure of one batting great, another approaching retirement and an ageing spinner in the ranks. Follow: Sri Lanka Cricket for latest team...
Afghan cricket coach pleased with World Cup preparations
Karachi – Afghanistan cricket coach said Wednesday the team are on course for next year’s World Cup and looking forward to touring Australia and New Zealand next month. Follow: Afghanistan Cricket Team | ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Afghanistan earned a maide...
Misbah safe despite Sri Lanka defeat – board chief
Lahore (Pakistan) – Pakistan’s newly elected cricket chief Tuesday backed captain Misbah-ul Haq despite a Test series defeat in Sri Lanka, calling it a setback not a disaster. Follow Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 2014 Series Coverage on Cricket.com.pk A 105-run def...
Zaheer, Mohsin, Qadir blast team for poor show
KARACHI/ISLAMABAD: Former Pakistan captain Zaheer Abbas and ex-opener and coach Mohsin Khan on Monday expressed utter disappointment on the poor show put up by Pakistan cricket team in the two Test series against Sri Lanka which they lost 2-0. Talking to re...
Mohammad Irfan to join Pakistan Squad for Sri Lanka one-days
Lahore (Pakistan) – Fit-again paceman Mohammad Irfan will join the Pakistan squad for their one-day matches against Sri Lanka to reinforce the attack after their 2-0 Test series defeat, a board official said Tuesday. The 32-year-old, who holds the record of...
Saeed Ajmal reprimanded for using obscene language
Colombo: Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has been reprimanded and warned for a Level 1 breach of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel during the fourth days play in the second cricket Test against Sri Lanka here at the Sinhalese...
Losing Test series against Sri Lanka not end of the world: Shaharyar Khan
LAHORE: The newly-elected Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar M Khan while sending mixed signals to the Pakistan team management in Sri Lanka on Monday, endorsed the decision of his predecessor Najam Sethi of retaining Pakistan captain Misbah-ul...
Pakistan only good for teams like Zimbabwe: Javed Miandad
ISLAMABAD: Javed Miandad has blamed a weak domestic cricketing base for Pakistan’s poor performance in the 2-0 Test series defeat in in Sri Lanka. “Our batsmen are weak against quality bowling. We could compete against weaker teams like Zimbabwe, but not ag...
Emotional Jayawardene ends Test career on a high
Colombo – An emotional Mahela Jayawardene ended his glittering, 17-year Test career on a high Monday as Sri Lanka won the second and final Test against Pakistan by 105 runs to sweep the series 2-0. The 37-year-old was hoisted onto his teammates’ shoulders f...
Refreshed Aussie cricketers ready for the fray, says Lehmann
Brisbane (Australia) – Australia will be looking to shake off the rust quickly after a long break when their triangular one-day series begins in Zimbabwe next week, coach Darren Lehmann said Monday. Michael Clarke will lead a 14-man squad to Harare for a tw...
Perfect farewell for Jayawardena as Sri Lanka thrashes Pakistan 2-0 in Test series
Colombo: Mahela Jayawardena’s 17-year Test career came to an end on a winning note on Monday (August 18) as Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan in the final Test of the two-match series by 105 runs to take the series 2-0. Pakistan, having resumed its second innings...
Ranjan Madugalle reaches 150-Test landmark
Dubai: ICC Chief Match Referee Ranjan Madugalle became the first member of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees to reach the 150-mark in Tests when he took the field to officiate in the fifth and final Test between England and India on Friday at T...
Sangakkara claims top rankings in Tests after heroics against Pakistan
Dubai: Sri Lankan prolific batsman Kumar Sangakkara has regained the number-one Test batting spot in the Reliance ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen following his 10th double century in the Galle Test which the home team won by seven wickets to lead Pakis...