Azhar Ali

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Coronavirus outbreak: Pakistan to tour England in bio-secure environment

17 May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Pakistan to tour England in bio-secure environment

Pakistan are all set to tour England in July for playing three Tests and as many T20 Internationals.

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

14 May 2020

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.

PCB announces central contracts, Babar Azam named ODI captain

13 May 2020

PCB announces central contracts, Babar Azam named ODI captain

Top order batsman Babar Azam has been named the captain of Pakistan's ODI team.

Sarfaraz Ahmed set to be demoted in central contracts list

09 May 2020

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.

1st Test, Pakistan vs Bangladesh: Records scripted by Babar Azam

08 Feb 2020

1st Test, Pakistan vs Bangladesh: Records scripted by Babar Azam

Pakistan took the impetus in the first Test match against Bangladesh in Rawalpindi.

Pakistan recall Ashraf, Asif for Rawalpindi Test: Details here

01 Feb 2020

Pakistan recall Ashraf, Asif for Rawalpindi Test: Details here

Pakistan are set to face Bangladesh in a two-match series, starting February 7.

Pakistan equal Team India's unique record in Tests: Details here

22 Dec 2019

Pakistan equal Team India's unique record in Tests: Details here

The Pakistan cricket team dominated the second Test against Sri Lanka as they amassed 553/3 declared in their second innings.

Pakistan's Abid Ali achieves this historic record: Details here

15 Dec 2019

Pakistan's Abid Ali achieves this historic record: Details here

Pakistan's Abid Ali achieved a historic feat in cricket after striking a ton in the first Test against Sri Lanka on Sunday.

Pakistan will not stage home matches at neutral venues anymore

10 Dec 2019

Pakistan will not stage home matches at neutral venues anymore

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will no longer look for neutral venues to stage home international cricket matches.

Day-Night Test, Australia beat Pakistan: Here are the records broken

02 Dec 2019

Day-Night Test, Australia beat Pakistan: Here are the records broken

The Australian cricket team beat Pakistan in the Day-Night Test at the Adelaide Oval to seal the series 2-0.

David Warner scores triple century: Here are the records broken

30 Nov 2019

David Warner scores triple century: Here are the records broken

Australian swashbuckling opener David Warner scored an impressive triple century on Day 2 of the second Test (Day-Night) in Adelaide on Sunday.

Steve Smith can surpass Bradman to join an elite list

28 Nov 2019

Steve Smith can surpass Bradman to join an elite list

Australian star batsman Steve Smith can get past Sir Don Bradman when he sets out to bat in the Day-Night Test match against Pakistan.

Indian cab-driver refuses fare, offered dinner by Pakistani cricketers

26 Nov 2019

Indian cab-driver refuses fare, offered dinner by Pakistani cricketers

Keeping the political differences aside, the Pakistani cricketers won the hearts of millions of Indians after they offered dinner to an Indian-origin cab-driver in Australia.

Why did Yasir Shah signal seven after dismissing Steve Smith?

24 Nov 2019

Why did Yasir Shah signal seven after dismissing Steve Smith?

Steve Smith, who made headlines during the Ashes 2019, is off to a shaky start at home, having been dismissed for a mere four in the opening Test against Pakistan in Brisbane.

Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test: Records scripted so far

23 Nov 2019

Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test: Records scripted so far

Hosts Australia put in a commendable shift at home as they piled on the runs in the opening innings of the first Test against Pakistan in Brisbane.

A look at some records scripted in Day-Night Tests

20 Nov 2019

A look at some records scripted in Day-Night Tests

India are preparing for a history-making moment as they would be playing their first-ever Day-Night Test when they face Bangladesh at the iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata, starting Friday.

1st Test, Australia vs Pakistan: Preview, Dream11 and more

20 Nov 2019

1st Test, Australia vs Pakistan: Preview, Dream11 and more

Australia are set to take on Pakistan in the first Test of the two-match series, starting Thursday in Brisbane.

Several Test spots on offer as Australia A face Pakistan

29 Oct 2019

Several Test spots on offer as Australia A face Pakistan

There are a number of batting spots up for grabs in the Australian Test team ahead of their two-match series against Pakistan next month.

Kamran Akmal breaks Adam Gilchrist's record: Details here

23 Sep 2019

Kamran Akmal breaks Adam Gilchrist's record: Details here

It has been quite a long time since we saw Kamran Akmal playing for Pakistan at the international level.

Murali Vijay to play for Somerset in County Championship

26 Aug 2019

Murali Vijay to play for Somerset in County Championship

County cricket giants Somerset have roped in Indian opener Murali Vijay for their ongoing season of the Championship.

PAK vs NZ: Pakistan's Azhar Ali suffers another comical run-out

25 Nov 2018

PAK vs NZ: Pakistan's Azhar Ali suffers another comical run-out

Pakistan's Azhar Ali is one of the most talented batsmen of this generation.

Azhar Ali explains the bizarre run-out against Australia

19 Oct 2018

Azhar Ali explains the bizarre run-out against Australia

The second Test between Pakistan and Australia saw the former decimating the visitors.

Pakistan's Azhar Ali involved in dumbest dismissal of all time

18 Oct 2018

Pakistan's Azhar Ali involved in dumbest dismissal of all time

The second Test between Pakistan and Australia has entered an exciting phase with the former taking control of the proceedings.

Nathan Lyon goes past these two Aussie legends

16 Oct 2018

Nathan Lyon goes past these two Aussie legends

Australian spinner Nathan Lyon showed, yet again, why he is one of the best spinners in world cricketer.

Pakistan drop fast bowler Mohammad Amir for Australia series

28 Sep 2018

Pakistan drop fast bowler Mohammad Amir for Australia series

Mohammad Amir's career hit a new low after the selectors dropped him for the upcoming two-match Test series against Australia.

How Stuart Broad came alive to keep critics at bay?

02 Jun 2018

How Stuart Broad came alive to keep critics at bay?

England pace bowler Stuart Broad has been in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons.

Match Preview: England vs Pakistan- 2nd Test

31 May 2018

Match Preview: England vs Pakistan- 2nd Test

Pakistan will aim to whitewash the two-match Test series against England, when these two sides face each other at Headingley in Leeds on June 1.

Match Preview: England vs Pakistan- 1st Test

23 May 2018

Match Preview: England vs Pakistan- 1st Test

Pakistan will be up against England at Lord's in the first Test starting Thursday.

Inzamam's nephew Imam-ul-Haq has inherited his run-out skills

08 May 2018

Inzamam's nephew Imam-ul-Haq has inherited his run-out skills

Pakistan legend Inzamam-ul-Haq was a great batsman. However, he did have one 'major' flaw.

Pakistan defeat India to lift maiden Champions Trophy

18 Jun 2017

Pakistan defeat India to lift maiden Champions Trophy

Pakistan won the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy as they thrashed India by a margin of 180 runs.

Champions Trophy- Pakistan score 338 runs in first innings

18 Jun 2017

Champions Trophy- Pakistan score 338 runs in first innings

Pakistan put on a fantastic display of batting as they scored 338 runs for four wickets in 50 overs.

Statistics of the India-Pakistan final match

18 Jun 2017

Statistics of the India-Pakistan final match

India and Pakistan are playing each other in the finals of the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy.

Champions Trophy: India win toss and decide to bowl first

18 Jun 2017

Champions Trophy: India win toss and decide to bowl first

Indian skipper Virat Kohli won the toss and chose to bowl first against Pakistan in the finals of the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy.

ICC Champions Trophy- India defeat Pakistan by 124 runs

04 Jun 2017

ICC Champions Trophy- India defeat Pakistan by 124 runs

India started their ICC Champions Trophy 2017 campaign in style after registering a 124 run victory over arch rivals Pakistan.

Champions Trophy: Kohli-Yuvraj take India to 319

04 Jun 2017

Champions Trophy: Kohli-Yuvraj take India to 319

Virat Kohli (81*) and Yuvraj Singh (53) put on a 93-run partnership for the fourth wicket to take India to 319/3 after the rain reduced the game to 48-overs a side.

Shikhar-Rohit share 100-run partnership

04 Jun 2017

Shikhar-Rohit share 100-run partnership

Indian openers Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma put on 136 runs together for the first wicket, before Dhawan departed on 68 after 24.3 overs.

2017 ICC Champions Trophy- India Pak match

04 Jun 2017

2017 ICC Champions Trophy- India Pak match

Pakistan won the toss against India in the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy and decided to bowl first.

Australia win first test match against Pakistan by 39 runs

19 Dec 2016

Australia win first test match against Pakistan by 39 runs

Chasing a mountain target of 490 runs, Pakistan fell short of 39 runs as Australia claimed victory in the first test match at Brisbane.