Tuesday, February 19, 2019

PCB announces fixtures for ODI series against Australia

LAHORE: Pakistan are slated to play ODI series against Australia in the UAE, beginning March 22. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Sunday announced the fixtures for the five-match series, which will be played in Sharjah,...

Kuldeep Yadav scales new heights in T20I rankings

DUBAI: Indian spinner Kuldeep Yadav has moved up one place to take a career-best second position in the International Cricket Council (ICC) men’s T20I player rankings after grabbing two for 26 in the final match...

Peshawar Zalmi sign Imamul Haq for PSL 4

LAHORE: Peshawar Zalmi have signed opening batsman Imamul Haq for the Pakistan Super League 2019, which kicked off on Thursday in the UAE. Imam, 23, is a regular in Pakistan's ODI...

Ponting appointed Australia assistant coach for World Cup

MELBOURNE: Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting has been named as assistant coach of the team for the upcoming 2019 cricket World Cup. The three-time World Cup winning captain, whose appointment came a day after David...

PSL performance can get players World Cup ticket, says Micky Arthur

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur has hinted local players who perform well in the upcoming fourth season of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) can earn a ticket to the ICC World Cup this summer.

Let’s make India want to play Pakistan; says Wasim Khan

LONDON: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) managing director Wasim Khan is not confident about resumption of India-Pakistan bilateral cricket anytime soon but he has suggested a change in strategy to get the two nations playing.

PSL 2019 trophy unveiled in UAE

DUBAI: The captains of the Pakistan Super League 2019 and Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Ehsan Mani addressed a press conference at the Dubai International Stadium on Tuesday. Quetta Gladiators captain Sarfaraz Ahmed...

Sana Mir becomes first Asian woman to play hundred T20Is

KARACHI: Former captain of the Pakistan women team Sana Mir has become the first Asian woman to play hundred T20Is. Mir, 33, is one of Pakistan’s most senior women cricketers and has been representing the...

“Lots of ups and downs but I am Happy”: Rohit Sharma on 200th...

HAMILTON (New Zealand): India’s opening batsman Rohit Sharma on Thursday became the 14th Indian player to play 200 one-day internationals. While admitting that it there has been a lot of ups and downs in his...

Sarfaraz Ahmed to captain Pakistan in World Cup 2019

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Ehsan Mani on Tuesday announced that Sarfaraz Ahmed will continue captaining the Pakistan cricket team in the upcoming 2019 Cricket World Cup. Speaking to the media in...