Articles relating to Pakistan

Afridi hammers Indian press

2011-04-04 16:47

Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has lambasted the Indian media by accusing them of worsening political ties between the countries.


With Pakistan it's always a rollercoaster of great and terrible performances, but their core has unbelievable talent that can annihilate any team.
Cricket World Cup 2011

'We will miss Kirsten'

2011-04-04 14:13

Indian batting superstar Sachin Tendulkar says the team will miss outgoing CWC-winning coach Gary Kirsten.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Afridi: bright future for Pak

2011-03-31 09:09

Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi said the performance of the younger players had been a real positive for their World Cup campaign.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Familiarity key in CWC success

2011-04-01 10:28

A first all-Asian final in the World Cup's 36-year history has underlined the fact that familiarity breeds success.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Afridi expects no fan anger

2011-03-30 23:32

Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi expects a mature reaction from fans when their team return after going down to arch-rivals India.

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Umar Akmal

The younger brother of Pakistani cricketer Kamran, Umar Akmal is a dynamic, technically-gifted batsman who has already made a mark on world cricket.
Cricket World Cup 2011

India reach World Cup final

2011-03-30 19:32

A fortuitous 85 from Sachin Tendulkar has steered India into the CWC final with a 29 run win over fierce rivals Pakistan.

Cricket World Cup 2011

India-Pakistan: 'World War 3'

2011-03-29 22:23

Despite huge media attention ahead of their CWC semifinal, India captain MS Dhoni insists his team is calm and ready.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Gul wants Shoaib for semi

2011-03-28 10:30

Pakistani fast bowler Umar Gul has voiced his support for fellow team mate Shoaib Akhtar to be recalled for the India semi final.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Preview: India vs Pakistan

2011-03-30 10:00

India vs Pakistan is arguably cricket's fiercest rivalry, as the mercurial outsiders facing the World Cup favourites on home soil.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Security tight for India, Pak

2011-03-29 10:01

Mounted police and commandos threw a tight security blanket around Mohali ahead of India and Pakistan's semi-final clash.

Cricket World Cup 2011

India ready for Pakistan

2011-03-24 20:49

Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni says his team is ready to take on rivals Pakistan after beating Australia in the CWC quarter-finals.

Cricket World Cup 2011

India, Pak a battle of nerves

2011-03-30 07:45

Fierce rivals India and Pakistan will have to deal with huge expectations from their fans when they clash for a final spot.

Cricket World Cup 2011

More than a game: India, Pak

2011-03-28 14:23

With political and cricketing rivalry on the menu, the semi-final clash between India and Pakistan promises a fiery encounter.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Imran wants Pak, India semi

2011-03-24 07:21

Pakistani great Imran Khan believes a semi-final against India will capture the sporting world's imagination.

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Relive the controversial 2018 Australian cricket tour to South Africa, which rocked the game and resulted in various consequences.

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The day Aussies went 'soft'?

2011-04-01 07:37

Newly appointed Michael Clarke seems to represent a seismic change to Australian cricket captaincy characteristics. Read More


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