Pakistan

Unbeaten Cook sets England 500 target against Pakistan

By Matt Smith ABU DHABI (Reuters) - England are aiming to score at least 500 in their first innings, a tired captain Alastair Cook said after his unbeaten 168 helped the tourists reduce Pakistan’s lead in the third day of...

Cook shines as England close in on Pakistan

By Matt Smith ABU DHABI (Reuters) - England captain Alastair Cook was unbeaten on 78 as the tourists reached 122-1 against Pakistan at lunch on the third day of the first test on Thursday. England had resumed on 56-0 with Cook...

Pakistan’s run machines in Tests

There have been many stylish batsmen produced by Pakistan in the history of cricket. Here, catch a glimpse of the top run scorers for Pakistan in the dimension of Test cricket : 5) Saleem Malik (1982-1989) : 5768 runs A wristy middle order...

Pakistan declare after Malik falls on 245

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Pakistan declared their first innings on 523 for eight shortly after Shoaib Malik's marathon knock of 245 came to an end in the final session of the second day's play in the opening test against...

Malik passes 150 for first time, Pakistan consolidate position

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Shoaib Malik passed 150 for the first time in test cricket as Pakistan marched on without scare to reach 389 for four at lunch on the second day of the first test against England in...
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Finn out of Pakistan series

(Reuters) - England fast bowler Steven Finn has been ruled out of the test and one-day series against Pakistan due to a foot injury, with all-rounder Chris Jordan drafted in as a replacement, the England and Wales Cricket Board...

Younis targets 10,000 runs after breaking Miandad milestone

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Younis Khan wants to become the first Pakistan player to score 10,000 test runs after surpassing Javed Miandad's 22-year record mark during the first test with England in Abu Dhabi. The 37-year-old has been a key...

Malik’s returning ton overshadowed by record-breaker Younis

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Younis Khan became Pakistan's all-time leading run scorer in Test cricket and Shoaib Malik scored his first century in almost six years, as the home side posted 286-4 at the end of the opening day...