Pakistan News

    England Pakistan Series 2015 Live

  • England’s 2005 side better than 2015 team, claims Pietersen

    LONDON: England’s 2005 Ashes-winning side were better than the team that sealed a series victory over Australia with a game to spare in Nottingham on Saturday, according to Kevin Pietersen...

    “This team has been brilliant but our 2005 side was better,” England’s fifth highest run-scorer in Tests said on Monday...

  • England considers Pakistan series tougher than Ashes: Farbrace

    SHARJAH: England assistant coach Paul Farbrace vowed Wednesday that England has laid to rest the memories of their rout at Pakistan's hands in 2012 ahead of a Test series starting later this month...

    The two sides will meet in a three-match series starting in Abu Dhabi from October 13, and Farbrace was confident his team has a “great chance” at victory...

  • England series: Amir's presence would have enhanced Pakistan, says Stewart

    Former England captain Alec Stewart has thrown his weight behind the tainted trio of Mohammed Amir, Mohammed Asif and Salman Butt, saying the players should be allowed to play international cricket after having completed their punishments...

    They were charged with violating the ICC code of conduct by receiving money in return for arranging deliberate no-balls during the Lord's Test against England in 2010...

  • Farbrace confident of England victory in Pakistan series

    SHARJAH: England assistant coach Paul Farbrace vowed on Wednesday that England has laid to rest the memories of their rout at Pakistan’s hands in 2012 ahead of a Test series starting later this month...

    The two sides will meet in a three-match series starting in Abu Dhabi from Oct 13, and Farbrace was confident his team has a ‘great chance’ of victory...

  • Wins over Zimbabwe to boost Team Pakistan for England series: Sallu

    KARACHI: Had it not been for the controversial decision by the on-field umpires in the second One-day International, Pakistan would have inflicted a clean sweep over Zimbabwe in the recently concluded ODI series...

    “Although the chequered form of the top order remains a worry, especially with Ahmed Shehzad and Azhar Ali struggling a bit, the good thing is that the team is gelling well which is a real boost in the lead up to the tough...

  • Malik gives Pakistan edge as England look to level series

    SHARJAH: Pakistan grabbed two early wickets to hit England hard in their chase of a 284-run target as the third and final Test heads for an intriguing finish after day four in Sharjah on Wednesday...

    England were 46-2 with Alastair Cook (17) and Joe Root (six) fighting hard against Pakistan’s spinners, led by Shoaib Malik who claimed both the wickets on a weary Sharjah Cricket Stadium pitch...

  • England down Pakistan in thriller to take Twenty20 series

    DUBAI: Paceman Chris Woakes held his nerve in the final over to give England a hard-fought three-run win in the second Twenty20 International over Pakistan here on Friday...

    Woakes conceded just seven runs in the 20th over to restrict Pakistan to 169-8 and help England defend a 173-run target to give his team an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the three-match series at Dubai stadium...

  • England series: Younis Khan returns to Pakistan’s ODI squad

    LAHORE: Pakistan Thursday recalled senior batsman Younis Khan in the 16-man squad for the one-day series against England starting later this month, despite reservations over his current form...

    The 37-year-old batsman was discarded from the one-day team after a poor tour of New Zealand and 2015 World Cup in April, where he managed just 77 runs in six matches...

  • Spin trio shine as Pakistan outgun England to seal series 2-0

    SHARJAH: Spin trio of Shoaib Malik, Yasir Shah and Zulfiqar Babar shared nine wickets between them to help Pakistan beat England by a big 127-run margin in the third and final Test in Sharjah on Thursday...

    Yasir finished with 4-44, Malik — playing his last Test — took 3-26 and Zulfiqar grabbed 2-31 to bundle England out for 156 soon after lunch on the fifth and final day for a 2-0 series win at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium...

  • Points system to be implemented in England-Pakistan series

    Following Sri Lanka, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) too, agreed in principle to a proposal from the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to implement a points system for their upcoming tour which kicks off later this summer...

    The suggestion was presented to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) earlier this month ahead of their tour to England in May and June...

  • England edge Pakistan in super over to sweep T20 series

    SHARJAH: Paceman Chris Woakes starred for a second match in succession as he defended ten runs in the last over to help England win the third and final Twenty20 in a Super Over finish in Sharjah on Monday...

    Woakes conceded seven off the first two deliveries thanks to a six but managed to tie the game off the last ball as Pakistan faltered in the chase of a 155-run target...

  • More
Back to top