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M Amir completely fine after injury, assures Azhar Ali

M Amir completely fine after injury, assures Azhar Ali

LEICESTER :Pakistan test maestro Azhar Ali has assured that Mohammad Amir is completely fine after work is underway on the pacer’s knee injury. Azhar Ali said that Amir performed well against Ireland despite a bit of injury which testifies that he is fine now. Azhar Ali expressed his wish to see Amir play against England […]

Azhar moves up in ICC rankings; Yasir, Pakistan retain positions

Azhar moves up in ICC rankings; Yasir, Pakistan retain positions

Sports Desk   Right-handed batsman Azhar Ali moved one place up to the seventh position in the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Test batsmen’s rankings after Pakistan beat West Indies on Saturday to claim a historic series win in West Indies. Pakistan had never beaten West Indies in the Caribbean in a Test series but retired […]

Azhar falls as Pakistan chase daunting target of 370

Azhar falls as Pakistan chase daunting target of 370

ADELAIDE: Pakistan captain Azhar Ali was trapped lbw by Starc for a mere 6 runs, as Pakistan faced a daunting target of 370 in the fifth ODI against Australia at the Adelaide Oval on Thursday. David Warner blasted a career-best 179 and dominated Australia’s highest one-day partnership with fellow centurion Travis Head to power the hosts to 369 for […]

Azhar, Sarfraz in running for Test, ODI captaincy

Azhar, Sarfraz in running for Test, ODI captaincy

KARACHI: Pakistan’s senior batsman Azhar Ali is set to lose his ODI captaincy but will be appointed as captain of the Test team after the retirement of veteran Misbah-ul-Haq. Besides, chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq has advised the PCB Chairman Shahryar Khan to appoint wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed as the captain of the ODI team for the tour […]

Azhar Ali declared fit, will lead fourth ODI in Sydney

Azhar Ali declared fit, will lead fourth ODI in Sydney

PERTH: Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali has been declared fit and will lead the team in the fourth ODI against Australia in Sydney. Azhar suffered a hamstring injury in the opening ODI in Brisbane and had to miss the second ODI at MCG. In his absence, veteran all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez captained the side and top-scored to […]