Imran Khan X Cricketer of Pakistan

Few would dispute that Imran was the finest cricketer Pakistan has produced, or the biggest heartthrob. Suave, erudite and monstrously talented, he gave cricket in the subcontinent real sex appeal in the 1970s and 1980s. As such he and TV completed the popularization of the game in his country which Hanif Mohammad and the radio … Read more

Noman Ali seven-for wraps up Pakistan’s 2-0 victory

Sri Lanka went down by an innings and 222 runs, their worst-ever defeat at home. Pakistan 576 for 5 dec (Shafique 201, Salman 132*, Asitha 3-133) beat Sri Lanka 166 (Dhananjaya 57, Abrar 4-69) and 188 (Mathews 63, Noman 7-70) by an innings and 222 runs Noman Ali claimed seven wickets with guileful, accurate left-arm spin, then Naseem Shah‘s sublime … Read more

SL vs PAK, 2nd Test, Day 3: Abdullah Shafique’s Double Ton Puts Pakistan in Command of 2nd Test

Babar Azam-led Pakistan reached 563-5 at stumps, leading Sri Lanka by 397 runs in their first innings at Colombo’s Sinhalese Sports Club. Opener Abdullah Shafique’s maiden double century and an unbeaten 132 by Agha Salman put Pakistan in the box seat Wednesday on day three of the second Test against Sri Lanka. The tourists reached … Read more

PAK: 563-5 (132) | SL VS PAK 2nd Test, Day 3 LIVE Cricket Score And Updates: Salman Agha Reviews His Batting Show 132 Run on 148 Balls

Sri Lanka Vs Pakistan Day 3, 2nd Test LIVE Cricket Scorecard and Updates: Pakistan lead by 12 runs at Day 2 stumps after rain washed out most of second day’s play in Colombo. The first day of second Test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the Sinhalese Sport Club ground in Colombo was completely dominated … Read more

Durham confirm signings of Ackermann, Parkinson

Marcus North delighted to have beaten off competition for Netherlands allrounder Durham have signed Colin Ackermann and Callum Parkinson on three-year contracts, after the pair turned down contract extensions at Leicestershire. As revealed by ESPNcricinfo, Durham made approaches to sign Ackermann and Parkinson after they entered the final months of their contracts at Leicestershire and turned down new deals. … Read more

Derbyshire prepare for rebuild with David Lloyd capture

Glamorgan club captain joins on three-year deal ahead of likely batting departures Derbyshire have signed David Lloyd, Glamorgan’s club captain, on a three-year contract as they look to rebuild their squad in anticipation of Leus du Plooy‘s departure. Du Plooy, Derbyshire’s captain, is expected to join Middlesex at the end of his contract while Billy Godleman, du Plooy’s predecessor, will … Read more