Tag archive for ‘Pakistan cricket’
By pak_adnews On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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The unique phenomenon that is Pakistan cricket

The Confectionery Stall Andy Zaltzman’s satirical, whimsical look at cricket Their openers aren’t reliable, their tail is weak, and their fielding isn’t impressive. Does that stop them from More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, July 15th, 2016
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England v Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq wins hearts and minds with age-defying display

Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq celebrates his century at Lord’s with some push-ups By Tom Fordyce On a day when a man in a yellow jersey ran up Mont Ventoux in cleats, perhaps it made sense to see a 42-year-old More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, November 30th, 2015
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Umar Gul seeks `strong comeback` in Pakistan Cricket national squad

Pakistan fast bowler Umar Gul, who was out of action due to recurring knee injury, has said that his sole aim is to make a strong comeback into the national side and felt that he is making a good progress towards More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, November 30th, 2015
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Patience key for Pakistan’s oldest rookie Raffatullah Mohmand

It took 19 years for Raffatullah Mohmand to hit the big time with Pakistan, suffering so many setbacks that he once even considered quitting to play for neighbouring Afghanistan. But patience has paid off for the More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, November 23rd, 2015
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Pakistan India Cricket Series: Deadlock continues

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is now in a fix over the December series against Pakistan and in all possibility the Indian board has to go ahead with the promised series. As reported by India More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, September 17th, 2015
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From bombs to trophies, cricket thrives in Pakistan’s Peshawar

Peshawar, the main city in Pakistan’s northwest, won their second consecutive Twenty20 title this week with players and coaches hailing falling levels of violence for helping the sport prosper in the Taliban-plagued More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, August 18th, 2015
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Anwar Ali, from child labourer to Pakistan’s latest cricket star

Pakistan all-rounder Anwar Ali, who once ironed socks for a living as a teenage factory labourer, may have finally found his feet in international cricket after years of unfulfilled promise. Ali smashed a 17-ball More...