Australia captain Tim Paine has cast doubt over his one-day international future after his touring side were thumped 5-0 by England, who sealed the series whitewash with a one-wicket victory in Manchester on Sunday. The 33-year-old Paine, Australia’s test captain, was handed the role for the one-day portion of their limited-overs tour of England but chairman of selectors Trevor Hohns said at the time it was probably only a stop-gap measure. The wicketkeeper, leading the side while regular captain Steve Smith serves a…
LEEDS: Pakistan had come to the United Kingdom to learn and progress as a new Test combination and had aimed to learn even if they lose against a formidable and experienced England team. On Friday they will start as favorites to clean sweep England in a short two-match series and jump from seventh in the Test ranking to fifth following their surprising yet emphatic nine-wicket win at Lord’s. So confident is Pakistan that they didn’t keep their final eleven until Friday morning but instead announced long-time tourist…
DUBAI: Pakistan will be eyeing to whitewash New Zealand in the Twenty20 series as the two teams clash in the second T20 here in Dubai on Friday, ARY News reports.
ABU DHABI: Pakistan will look to keep their winning momentum which gave them a long-awaited series victory over Australia when they face New Zealand in the first Test in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.
DUBAI: Pakistan’s humiliating defeat against Sri Lanka dropped the team’s ranking to staggering number 6 from earlier third position, ARY News reported on Monday.