Category: Test Cricket

Malik honors double ton to his mother

Malik honors double ton to his mother

Abu Dhabi: Shoaib Malik dedicates double ton hit against England to his mother. Malik tweets that it was his mother’s prayers and love that made it possible. Shoaib Malik recent mammoth innings with the bat against England came under the influence of his mother. Malik took Twitter as the platform to speak about his innings. Malik tweeted that he would […]

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Shoaib Malik’s 245, miracle comeback to his career

Shoaib Malik’s 245, miracle comeback to his career

Best way to shut critics? “Make a heroic comeback” What a story, what an absolute miracle of a story. Nobody  had any earthly idea whether Shoaib Malik would even be a part of the Test series against England. He was a last minute addition when the PCB announced the squad earlier this month. Malik’s inclusion was a surprise to many, […]

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Sri Lanka dominate WI on first day

Sri Lanka dominate WI on first day

Tournament: West Indies tour of Sri Lanka 2015 Match: Sri Lanka vs West Indies, 1st Test Sri Lanka: 250-2 Stumps, Day 1 Chandimal & Karunarane shine Sri Lanka have started off with utter dominance against visitors West Indies as expected before the start of the series. Day 1 was the Chandimal-Karunarane show. Following 2 early wickets of Silva and Thirimanne, […]

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M. Vaughan utterly disappointed with absent crowd

M. Vaughan utterly disappointed with absent crowd

Abu Dhabi: Former English captain Michael Vaughan is clearly disappointed with the low number of spectators coming out in UAE to witness the first test match. His thoughts are with Australia being the best option for scheduling such series.  It is not only Michael Vaughan, who had his reservations about the crowd showing up in a countable and ordinary number […]

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Finn out of the tour; Jordan gets a call

Finn out of the tour; Jordan gets a call

Abu Dhabi: Steven Finn’s journey to the Middle East didn’t prove out to be much long as the fast bowler will be heading back home a couple of days due to a foot injury. Steven Finn has been ruled out of the remaining part of the series as the fast bowler failed to recover from the foot injury. A stress […]

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Younis Khan aims 10,000 test runs

Younis Khan aims 10,000 test runs

Abu Dhabi: Former captain and middle order batting giant, Younis Khan is now aiming to reach pass 10,000 test runs in his international career. A media talk was always on the cards for Younis but this time the outspoken Pathan was a bit ready for all sorts of questions. Younis mostly talked about his cricket which was very much rational […]

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Javed Miandad feels happy for Younis Khan

Javed Miandad feels happy for Younis Khan

Karachi: Javed Miandad congratulated Younis Khan on beating him and becoming the highest test scorer for Pakistan. Javed points out at the hard work Younis put in since day one. Younis Khan who is playing his 102 test match in Abu Dhabi against England needed 19 runs to surpass Javed. Younis before the game already said that he s nothing […]

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Younis becomes Pakistan’s leading run scorer

Younis becomes Pakistan’s leading run scorer

Abu Dhabi: There he goes, Younis Khan becomes the leading test runs scorer for Pakistan beating down none other than the smart king Javed Miandad who was holding the spot with 8832 test runs. At the start of his 102 test match, Younis needed 19 runs to break the record made by Javed Miandad many years ago. Younis who came […]

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Yasir’s cover creates fuss for Misbah

Yasir’s cover creates fuss for Misbah

Abu Dhabi: Pakistan captain Misbah Ul Haq is utterly unhappy with the selection committee for not delivering him another spinner as a replacement for injured Yasir Shah for the first test. The Pakistani captain went verbal on this issue and said that he was clearly disappointed with the selectors and called it mismanagement. Pakistan named a 15 member squad for […]

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Yasir Shah injured during training

Yasir Shah injured during training

“Shah-rp” blow for Pakistan? Pakistan have suffered a massive blow heading into the first Test against England in the UAE series. The anticipation and build up to the series has been incredible so far, and one of the biggest reasons is none other than Pakistan’s Talismanic leg spinner Yasir Shah. Shah, who became the fastest Pakistani bowler to reach 50 […]

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