Wahab Riaz: News


Iftikhar Ahmed

PSL exhibition match: Iftikhar slams 6 sixes in an over

Pakistan batter Iftikhar Ahmed entered the record books by smashing 6 sixes in an over on Sunday.

27 Jan 2022

Pakistan Super League

Pakistan Super League 2022: All you need to know

The 2022 Pakistan Super League (PSL) will kick off on Thursday.

10 Jul 2021

England Cricket Team

The Hundred: Riaz faces visa issues in UK, returns home

Pakistan pace spearhead Wahab Riaz, who was acquired by the Trent Rockets team in The Hundred in England, had to return home due to visa-related issues.

31 Jan 2021

Pakistan Cricket Team

Pakistan drop Fakhar Zaman, Wahab Riaz for South Africa T20Is

Star players Fakhar Zaman and Wahab Riaz have been dropped from the Pakistan squad for the upcoming T20I series against South Africa.

New Zealand tour: Pakistan squad clears final COVID-19 test

All the members of the Pakistan cricket team in New Zealand have returned negative for COVID-19 in the latest round of testing.

06 Dec 2020

South Africa

New Zealand tour: Pakistan recall Sarfaraz Ahmed for T20I series

Pakistan have recalled former captain Sarfaraz Ahmed for the three-match T20I series against New Zealand, starting December 18.

19 Nov 2020

Irfan Pathan

Chris Gayle pulls out of Lanka Premier League

Swashbuckling T20 stalwart Chris Gayle has pulled out of the inaugural Lanka Premier League (LPL) 2020 season.

LPL 2020: After Irfan Pathan, Munaf Patel joins Kandy Tuskers

Former Indian fast bowler Munaf Patel has signed up for the Kandy Tuskers in the Lanka Premier League.

ICC T20I Rankings: Babar six points adrift of top-ranked Malan

Pakistan batsman Babar Azam gained big to close in on England's Dawid Malan in the ICC T20I Rankings for Batsmen.

11 Nov 2020

Mohammad Amir

NZ tour: Pakistan name squad, Babar Azam appointed Test captain

Pakistan have announced a 35-member squad for the upcoming tour of New Zealand in December.

19 Oct 2020

Mohammad Amir

Sarfaraz, Amir dropped for Zimbabwe series, Shadab appointed white-ball vice-captain

Pakistan have announced the squad for the upcoming limited-overs series against Zimbabwe.

02 Sep 2020

Pakistan News

Key takeaways from the England versus Pakistan T20Is

All-round Pakistan showed their mettle in the third and final T20I against England to draw the T20I series 1-1.

31 Aug 2020

Mohammad Amir

England vs Pakistan, 3rd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

England and Pakistan will lock horns in the third and final T20I on Tuesday.

11 Aug 2020

Pakistan News

England vs Pakistan, second Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

Hosts England managed to steal victory from the jaws of defeat in the first Test against Pakistan at the Old Trafford.

09 Aug 2020

England Cricket Team

In numbers: Yasir Shah's magnificent run in Test cricket

Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah has taken huge strides in red-ball cricket, especially overseas.

30 Jul 2020

Pakistan News

Haris Rauf to join Pakistan squad after negative COVID-19 tests

Pakistani cricketer Haris Rauf is all set to join the national team after two successive negative COVID-19 reports.

28 Jul 2020

Mohammad Amir

Sarfaraz, Wahab included in Pakistan's Test squad for England series

Pakistan have announced a 20-member squad for the impending Test series against hosts England, starting August 5.

28 Jun 2020

Pakistan News

Pakistan cricket team departs for England tour: Details here

The Pakistan cricket team left for England on Sunday with 20 players and 11 support staff.

24 Jun 2020

Pakistan News

After being declared COVID-19 positive, Mohammad Hafeez tests negative

Pakistan cricketer Mohammad Hafeez has tested negative for coronavirus just after a day he was declared positive by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).

20 Jun 2020

Pakistan News

Pakistan cricket squad to leave for England on June 28

The Pakistan cricket squad is set to leave for England on June 28 to play three Tests and three T20Is.

19 Jun 2020

Pakistan News

Pakistan contingent to be tested twice for coronavirus

The Pakistan touring party will be tested twice for COVID-19 in the space of three days before leaving for England.

Families won't accompany players, officials during England tour: PCB

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will not allow families of players and officials to travel alongside the contingent in the impending England tour.

'My career, my choice', Mohammad Hafeez slams Ramiz Raja

Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has slammed Ramiz Raja for retirement remarks.

Wahab Riaz looking to make a comeback in Test cricket

Fast bowler Wahab Riaz is looking to make a comeback in the longest format as Pakistan commence preparation for England tour.

12 Jun 2020

Pakistan News

Haider Ali named in Pakistan's 29-member squad for England tour

Pakistan have named a 29-member squad for the upcoming tour of England.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Importance of bouncers in T20 cricket

A bouncer is the most common, yet profound weapon in the arsenal of fast bowlers.

14 May 2020

Pakistan News

Misbah-ul-Haq defends omitting senior cricketers from PCB's central contracts list

Pakistan's head coach-cum-chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq has defended the axing of senior pacers Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir and Hasan Ali from the central contracts list.

09 May 2020

Pakistan News

Sarfaraz Ahmed set to be demoted in central contracts list

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is all set to demote former captain Sarfaraz Ahmed in the central contracts list.

CPL 2020: Daren Sammy to captain St Lucia Zouks

Former West Indian captain Daren Sammy is set to captain St Lucia Zouks in the upcoming edition of Caribbean Premier League.

21 Apr 2020

Pakistan Cricket Team

Pakistan shouldn't drop Mohammad Amir for T20 WC: Mickey Arthur

Former Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur believes leaving out star bowler Mohammad Amir would plummet the team's chances to clinch the T20 World Cup title.

30 Mar 2020

Pakistan News

#ThisDayThatYear: India thrash Pakistan in 2011 World Cup semi-final

Arch-rivals India and Pakistan locked horns in the high-voltage World Cup semi-final on March 30, 2011 in Mohali.

15 Oct 2019

Pakistan News

Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq disappointed with Sarfaraz Ahmed: Report

All things aren't going well in the Pakistan cricket team at the moment.

02 Oct 2019

Pakistan News

Pakistan recall Akmal, Shehzad for T20Is against Sri Lanka

The Pakistan cricket team has recalled the likes of Umar Akmal and Ahmed Shehzad for the upcoming three-match T20I series against Sri Lanka, starting Saturday at Lahore.

06 Jul 2019

Pakistan News

Review of Pakistan's World Cup 2019 campaign

Pakistan failed to qualify for the semi-finals of the ICC World Cup 2019.

29 Jun 2019

Pakistan News

Pakistan beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

Pakistan defeated Afghanistan in the match number 36 of the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019 at Headingley in Leeds.

World Cup 2019: Decoding the importance of Mitchell Starc

On Tuesday, Australia became the first nation to qualify for the semi-finals of the ICC World Cup 2019.

18 Jun 2019

Pakistan News

Sania Mirza-Veena Malik get into ugly Twitter spat: Details here

Pakistani actress Veena Malik and Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza engaged in a war of words on Twitter yesterday, with each raising questions about the other's parenting.

17 Jun 2019


India beat Pakistan: Here are the key takeaways

Two-time champions India came up with a splendid performance as they tamed arch-rivals Pakistan in match number 22 of the ICC World Cup 2019 at Old Trafford in Manchester on Sunday.

16 Jun 2019


India vs Pakistan: Vijay Shankar claims wicket of first delivery

The biggest match of the ICC World Cup 2019 between arch-rivals India and Pakistan is off to an interesting start, with Pakistan winning the toss and inviting India to bat first.

16 Jun 2019


India vs Pakistan: How to pick the winning Dream11?

India and Pakistan gear up for the mother of all battles in match number 22 of the ICC World Cup 2019.