Pakistan v South Africa 2nd Test – Faheem Ashraf

Pakistan v South Africa 2nd Test - Faheem Ashraf

News Allrounder’s batting performances have been more prominent lately, but bowling remains the priority Faheem Ashraf has had a strange Test career. When he was first included in the side in 2018, he promptly scored 83 against Ireland, and a productive series against England with the bat raised hopes Pakistan finally possessed that most valuable of players – a seam …

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Pakistan vs South Africa – Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq ‘prepared to drop spinners’ if Pindi pitch unsuitable

Pakistan vs South Africa - Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq 'prepared to drop spinners' if Pindi pitch unsuitable

News The Rawalpindi surface is historically much friendlier to pacers than spinners Pakistan head coach Misbah ul Haq has said he is prepared to drop spinners, despite their stellar contributions to the team’s win in the first Test against South Africa, if the Rawalpindi pitch favours the fast bowlers. But at the same time, he said Pakistan were looking to …

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Recent Match Report – SA Women vs PAK Women 2nd T20I 2020/21

Recent Match Report - SA Women vs PAK Women 2nd T20I 2020/21

Report Ismail’s new-ball spell of 3-0-9-3 helped reduce Pakistan to a precarious 20 for 4 South Africa Women 133 for 5 (Brits 66, Amin 2-21) beat Pakistan Women 115 for 7 (Riaz 39, Naseem 33, Ismail 5-12) by 18 runs A second consecutive half-century from Tazmin Brits and career-best figures of 5 from 12 from experienced fast bowler Shabnim Ismail …

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Pakistan vs South Africa 1st Test

Pakistan vs South Africa 1st Test

News The Pakistan batsman looks back at his time in the wilderness and his road forward Between 2009 and 2020, Pakistan have had as many as seven chief selectors. The common strand: none deemed Fawad Alam good enough to be picked for the national team despite his stellar domestic performances, season after season. During this 11-year hiatus from international cricket, …

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Recent Match Report – PAK Women vs SA Women 1st T20I 2020/21

Recent Match Report - PAK Women vs SA Women 1st T20I 2020/21

Report Pakistan’s wait for a win on tour continues South Africa 125 for 2 (Brits 52, Kapp 28, Anwer 2-29) beat Pakistan 124 for 8 (Naseem 31, Imtiaz 24, Kapp 3-24) by eight wickets Pakistan may have to wait for a bit longer for their first win on the tour of South Africa. After a 3-0 whitewash in the ODIs, …

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Recent Match Report – South Africa vs Pakistan 1st Test 2020/21

Recent Match Report - South Africa vs Pakistan 1st Test 2020/21

Report South Africa lost their eighth successive Test in the subcontinent Pakistan 378 and 90 for 3 (Azhar 31*, Azam 30, Nortje 2-24) beat South Africa 220 and 245 (Markram 74, van der Dussen 64, Nauman 5-35, Yasir 4-79) by seven wickets It took about three hours of near-perfect cricket, but Pakistan eased the pressure on themselves and head coach …

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Recent Match Report – South Africa vs Pakistan 1st Test 2020/21

Recent Match Report - South Africa vs Pakistan 1st Test 2020/21

Day 2, stumps Pakistan 308 for 8 (Fawad 109,Faheem 64, Rabada 2-45, Ngidi 2-55) lead South Africa 220 by 88 runs A dog may eventually tire of chasing rabbits around a farm, or a cat bored of playing with its food, but Fawad Alam never looks like he’ll get fed up of beating bowlers into submission in Karachi. On an …

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