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Pakistan to get more spin options says Intikhab

Pakistan to get more spin options says Intikhab

Abu Dhabi: Pakistan cricket team manager Intikhab Alam is confident that Pakistan will have some major spin options available before the start of the second test match. With Yasir Shah getting injured just day before the first test match and Zafar Gohar’s arrival to UAE halted due to visa issues, Pakistan ended up playing with one spinner in the first […]

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Herath’s six wickets helps Srilanka enforce follow-on

Herath’s six wickets helps Srilanka enforce follow-on

Galle: Rangana Herath spins West Indies taking out six wickets as Srilanka enforces follow-on. West Indies were all out for 251 chasing down 484 in the first innings of the first test match. Herath strikes for Srilanka picking up 6 wickets in the first innings of the match against touring West Indies. The tourists were bowled out for 251 on […]

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Cook displayed a masterclass, Ian Bell

Cook displayed a masterclass, Ian Bell

Abu Dhabi: Ian Bell calls his captain’s performance as a masterclass against Pakistan. He states Cook as an inspiration for himself during his own struggles.  It is interesting to see how Cook started this year and where he stands now. The English captain is now the leading run scorer in the world in 2015. At the start of this year […]

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Cook dropped twice, Pakistan continues to fail

Pakistan may have many cherishing moments in the ongoing first test against England but they surely created a few murky ones for themselves as well. Cook reaches his 200 thanks to 12th man Fawad Ahmad and wicket keeper Sarfraz Ahmad. Pakistan since yesterday desperately needs Cook’s wicket and when a couple of opportunities present themselves, the fielders made a mess […]

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19 International cricketers who were banned from cricket

19 International cricketers who were banned from cricket

Match Fixing, career destroyer! In the game of cricket, match fixing refers to orchestrating a partially or fully pre-determined result. That accounts to direct violation of the rules of the game and of the law in general. Match fixing is present in every famous sport of the world, the football and cricket pairing falls victim most of the times. Several […]

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Ignored Younis to get an honoring ceremony

Ignored Younis to get an honoring ceremony

Abu Dhabi: PCB might have ignored Younis Khan for his recent test record but his friends didn’t. Younis will be honored in a public ceremony hosted by his friends. Javed Miandad and Hanif Muhammad have also been invited to the ceremony. PCB might have not acted ethically with Younis but his friends did. Younis will be honored at a private […]

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McCullum alleges Cairns for spot fixing

McCullum alleges Cairns for spot fixing

New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum alleged former player Chris Cairns for offering him money to get involved in spot fixing three times. The former Kiwi player and a childhood idol for McCullum became his worst nightmare. The Kiwi captain gave the details of his meetings with Cairns on two separate occasions in front of the court. McCullum told the judge […]

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Adil Rashid, the worst test debutant for England

Adil Rashid, the worst test debutant for England

Abu Dhabi: Adil Rashid becomes the worst debutant in the history of cricket. He conceded 163 runs in the first innings against Pakistan without taking a wicket.  An unwanted record for Adil Rashid, as the bowler was hit for 163 runs in his first test innings. Adil is making his test debut in Abu Dhabi in the first test match […]

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Pakistan tops the chart with highest number of tons

Pakistan tops the chart with highest number of tons

Abu Dhabi: Pakistan cricket team achieves the highest number of test hundreds in a calendar year. Pakistan batsmen scored 26 tons in between the period from October 2014 to October 2015. In the last calendar year, Pakistan hits the top position with 26 tons scored by some different name in their batting line up. As much as 9 different batsmen […]

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“Cairns approached me for spot fixing thrice” McCullum

“Cairns approached me for spot fixing thrice” McCullum

McCullum’s Cairns story “Chris Cairns requested me to get involved in spot fixing and guided me on the whole system” Following the acceptance of all accusations of spot fixing on Lou Vincent, New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum gave his thoughts on former allrounder Chris Carins. According to McCullum, Cairns’s approached him not once, not twice, but three times to lose […]

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