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  • Younis usurped by Azhar in ICC rankings

    Pakistan legend Younis Khan has been usurped as his country's number one Test batsmen heading into his farewell Test, after Azhar Ali overtook him on the International Cricket Council's batting rankings.

  • Azhar quits ODI captaincy

    Azhar Ali stepped down as Pakistan one-day captain after a string of poor results and will be replaced by Sarfraz Ahmed, the head of Pakistan's cricket board told AFP.

  • Pak captain Azhar handed ban for slow over-rate

    Pakistan one-day international captain Azhar Ali has been suspended for one contest and fined 40 percent of his match fee for the team's slow over-rate in Thursday's game against Australia, cricket's world governing body (ICC) has said.

  • Azhar hits 205, Aus make solid start

    Azhar Ali hit the highest score by a Pakistan batsman in Australia on Wednesday on the third day of the second Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

  • Azhar strikes ton

    Opening batsman Azhar Ali completed a rousing century and combined with Asad Shafiq to defy Australia's bowlers for an entire session as Pakistan moved to 232 for four at lunch on day two of the second Test on Tuesday.

  • Pak captain Misbah banned due to slow over rate

    Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has been banned for one Test and his team fined for their slow over rate during the first match against New Zealand in Christchurch.

  • Azhar hits a triple ton

    Pakistan declared their first innings at 579-3 after opener Azhar Ali knocked his maiden triple hundred on day two of the first day-night Test against West Indies in Dubai on Friday.

  • Pakistan post fighting 260

    Pakistan captain Azhar Ali leads from the front with 82 before England fight back to hold the tourists to 260 for six in the first one-day international at Southampton.

  • Azhar in dreamland as 'petulant' Anderson apologises

    Azhar Ali says he had realised a "dream" in scoring his first Test century outside of Asia as England great James Anderson's frustration boils over at Edgbaston.

  • Hafeez comes to Amir’s rescue

    Seeing a section of the crowd at Wellington taunting Mohammad Amir during the 1st ODI between New Zealand and Pakistan with some currency notes, Mohammad Hafeez comes to the rescue of his teammate.

  • Hafeez, Azhar may face disciplinary action for Amir boycott

    Shaharyar Khan, the Pakistan Cricket Board chairman, on Friday (December 25) warned players refusing to train alongside Mohammad Amir during an ongoing fitness camp for the national side that they would faced fines and suspensions.

  • Pakistan seek series win as Misbah farewell gift

    Pakistan target victory over England in the third and final Test from Sunday in what would be a fitting farewell for Misbah-ul-Haq, the country's most successful captain who has hinted he's ready to retire.

  • BD win

    Mashrafe Mortaza - Humble in victory, gracious in defeat

    In every victory, Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza was undeniably humble, and always held his cap, or took it off when he shook the hands of the defeated captain.

  • Mohammad Shahid

    Bangladesh vs Pakistan 2nd Test (Day Four)

    See the best moments of the fourth day of the second test of the two-match series between Bangladesh and Pakistan at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium.

  • Pakistan players

    Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 328 runs

    Pakistan thump Tigers by 328 runs in the 2nd test match within four days at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur and take series 1-0.

  • Bangladesh supporters

    Fan Photos 2nd Test (Day Three)

    Fan photos of the third day of the 2nd test of the two-match series between Pakistan and Bangladesh at Mirpur.

  • Pakistan players

    Bangladesh vs Pakistan 2nd Test (Day Three)

    See the best moments of the third day of the second test of the two-match series between Bangladesh and Pakistan at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium.

  • Bangladesh openers

    Tigers end day three on 63/1

    Bangladesh require another 487 runs with 9 wickets remaining in the second innings to win the 2nd test and the series against Pakistan at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur.

  • Yasir Shah

    Bangladesh vs Pakistan 2nd Test (Day Two)

    See the best moments of the second day of the second test of the two-match series between Bangladesh and Pakistan at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium.

  • Pakistan players

    Pakistan on top after day two

    Bangladesh trail Pakistan by 450 runs with five wickets remaining in the first innings after Pakistan declared at 557/8 at Mirpur Stadium.

  • Younis Khan and Azhar Ali

    Pakistan 323/3 after day one

    Centuries from Azhar Ali and Younis Khan place Pakistan on a commanding position after the first day of the 2nd and last test match of the series against Bangladesh at Mirpur.

  • Bangladesh players

    A Test of Records

    The first test between Bangladesh and Pakistan at Khulna serves a buffet of records, a special treat for the Tigers fans at home and abroad.

  • Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal

    Tigers' test of value

    Fans of both teams will remember the first test match between Bangladesh and Pakistan at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium, Khulna for drastically different reasons.

  • Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal

    Bangladesh vs Pakistan 1st Test (Day Five)

    See the best moments of the fifth day of the first test of the two-match series between Bangladesh and Pakistan at Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium at Khulna.

  • Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal

    Tamim Terrific

    Tamim Iqbal smashed his way into the record books with the highest score for Bangladesh in test matches with his superb knock of 206 runs from 278 balls in the first test match against Pakistan at Khulna Stadium.

  •  Imrul Kayes

    Imrul the Incredible

    Bangladesh opener Imrul Kayes notches up his third hundred in his last four matches with a glorious 150 against Pakistan in the first test at Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium, Khulna.

  • Tigers-draw

    Tigers earn their first draw against Pakistan

    After conceding a 296-run deficit, a superb fight back from Bangladesh with Tamim’s double century and Imrul’s 150 gave Tigers their first draw against Pakistan after eight consecutive losses.

  • Tigers fight back in Tamim-Imrul style

    After a brilliant opening stand from Tamim Iqbal and Imrul Kayes, Bangladesh ended day four at 273 and trail Pakistan by 23 runs with 10 wickets remaining in their second innings.

  • Mohammad Hafeez

    Bangladesh vs Pakistan 1st Test (Day Three)

    See the best moments of the third day of the first test of the two-match series between Bangladesh and Pakistan at Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium at Khulna.

  • Misbah ul Haq

    Pakistan pile 537 runs at the end of day three

    Pakistan lead Bangladesh by 205 runs with five wickets remaining in the 1st innings on the back of Hafeez’s maiden double ton and fifties from Misbah, Asad and Sarfraz at Khulna stadium.

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