Early strikes nudge Pakistan towards series win

Share the nation Pakistan’s push for an historic series-clinching victory was aided by three wickets in the morning session with the West Indies reduced to 73 for four at lunch on the last day of the third and final Test at Windsor Park in Dominica on Sunday. Set an improbable target of 304 and havingRead More

West Indies win toss, Pakistan bat in final Test

Share the nation West Indies captain Jason Holder won the toss and put Pakistan in to bat on the first morning of the third and final Test at Windsor Park in Dominica on Wednesday. Having levelled the series with a 106-run win in the second match in Barbados a week ago, the home side namedRead More

Pakistan call off tour to Bangladesh

Share the nation According to Cricinfo, Pakistan will not tour Bangladesh this year as per schedule; the PCB said the series has been postponed indefinitely by mutual consent. Pakistan was to play two Tests, three ODIs and a T20I series in Bangladesh in July and August. “We had spoken about the possibility of hosting them [BangladeshRead More

Azhar, Umar join Sarfraz-led squad for ICC Champions Trophy

Share the naton Pakistan Cricket Board’s National Selection Committee, led by Chief Selector Inzamamul Haq, has announced the names of the 15 players to be included in Pakistan’s one-day international (ODI) squad for the ICC Champions Trophy. Selectors have decided to include Azhar Ali and Umar Akmal in the 15-member squad which will be ledRead More

1st Test: Yasir 6-for helps Pakistan beat West Indies by 7 wickets

Share the nation Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq hit successive sixes off Devendra Bishoo to give Pakistan victory by seven wickets in the first Test against West Indies in Jamaica on Tuesday. The tourists had bowled West Indies out for 152 in the second innings leaving them a target of 32 to win on the final day,Read More

Windies bowled out for 286 in first innings against Pakistan

Share the nation West Indies were bowled out for 286 in their first early on the third day of the rain-hit first Test against Pakistan at Sabina Park in Jamaica on Sunday. West Indies had resumed at 278 for nine before Mohammad Amir wrapped up the innings by dismissing Shannon Gabriel. Amir finished with figuresRead More

West Indies 71-4 at lunch in first Test against Pakistan

Share West Indies were 71 for four batting first against Pakistan at lunch on the opening day of the first Test of the three-match series at Sabina Park in Jamaica on Friday. Earlier, Misbah-ul-Haq won the toss and opted to field against the West Indies under overcast conditions in the first test. Misbah said he’sRead More

International wrestlers touring Pakistan visit Senate

Share the nation Eight international wrestlers, who are on a visit to Pakistan, witnessed proceedings of the Senate in parliament on Wednesday, reported Radio Pakistan. Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani and members warmly welcomed the visiting wrestlers in the lower house. More than two dozen pro wrestlers will be ready to rumble in Pakistan this summerRead More

Pakistan’s first female hockey player signs for foreign league

Share the nation SYDNEY: National women hockey team’s goalkeeper Rushna Khan has become Pakistan’s first female hockey player to have signed for a foreign league. According to details, Sydney based St George Randwick Hockey Club has signed a contract with Rushna Khan for a season. Khan will represent the team in different tournaments during theRead More