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Twitter reacts to Younus’ 10,000 runs

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Veteran batsman Younus Khan becomes the first Pakistani to score 10,000 Test runs and Twitter goes wild in congratulating the Mardan-born for this great achievement. Younus just needed 23 runs to reach the 10,000-run landmark and he did so in style by making 58 runs off 138 balls, which included five boundaries and a six, […]

Misbah to receive Spirit of Cricket Trophy

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Role model for all: Misbah has been chosen for the inaugural award due to his exemplary conduct on and off the field. Photo: AFP KARACHI: Retiring Test cricketer Misbahul Haq has won the hearts of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) with his good behaviour and will soon become the first-ever recipient of the Imtiaz Ahmed Spirit of […]

Essex excited for world-class Amir, says Ravi Bopara

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QUICKIE: Bopara says Amir’s ability to take wickets top of the order and later in the innings will be helpful for Essex when he joins them in the summer of 2017. PHOTO: AFP There was a time when everyone was speculating a negative audience reaction when left-arm pacer Mohammad Amir travelled to England with Pakistan […]

The legacy of Misbah — records he set

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PHOTO: AFP Pakistan Test captain Misbahul Haq on Thursday announced his international retirement, bringing an end to an illustrious career where he briefly guided Pakistan to the Test summit for the first time in the country’s history. The 42-year-old has had many highs and lows during his career and has made many records along the […]

PSL spot-fixing scandal: PCB evidence insufficient, says Sharjeel’s lawyer

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JUMPING THE GUN: Sharjeel’s lawyer requested the media to reserve their verdict until the players is proven guilty. PHOTO: AFP Left-handed batsman Shareel Khan’s lawyer said on Friday the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), contesting charges against the Islamabad United player for his involvement in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot-fixing scandal, presented ‘insufficient’ evidence against […]

U19 coach promises Pakistan’s cricketing future is bright

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The Pakistan U19 team enjoyed their moment in the sun after claiming an emphatic win against Singapore but things soon went downhill from there. PHOTO COURTESY: PCB KARACHI: Pakistan junior side head coach Mansoor Rana insists there is no need to panic after his team suffered a shock early exit from the U19 Asia Cup underway […]

Aamir Sohail issues warning to Pakistan team

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STAY GROUNDED: Sohail has warned Pakistan players to keep their collective feet on the ground in the Boxing Day Test in Melbourne. PHOTO COURTESY: Cricket Australia KARACHI: The miraculous near-win Pakistan almost pulled off in the first Test against Australia means that the confidence in the camp is supposed to be high, but former captain Aamir […]

Younus performance necessary for Pakistan to win: Inzamam

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Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief selector Inzamamul Haq on Saturday said for the national team’s upcoming tour of Australia, senior batsman Younus Khan’s performance is necessary. Talking to the media at National Stadium in Karachi, Inzamam said that even though Pakistan performed well in their tour match, for continued success, Younus’ performance is a must. […]