Sania bowled over by Shoaib Akhtar
Nov 7, 2007
Press Trust of India | Saturday September 5, 2015
Under the new terms of the contracts former skipper Shoaib Malik has been promoted to the top category along with current captains Misbah-ul-Haq (Test), Azhar Ali (ODI) and Shahid Afridi (T20), while two more ex-captains Younis Khan and Mohammad Hafeez are also in the same group.
Press Trust of India | Friday June 26, 2015
MS Dhoni's leadership came under scrutiny after India lost the ODI series 2-1 vs Bangladesh.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 21, 2015
Pakistan's flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi retired from ODIs after the World Cup, having appeared in 400 games. He is now focusing only on T20 cricket.
Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
A well-informed source in the Pakistan Cricket Board said that the hierarchy of the Board had ruled out a comeback for either Kamran Akmal or Shoaib Malik in the one-day squad.
Press Trust of India | Saturday March 21, 2015
Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid Afridi have retired from ODI cricket after Pakistan's exit from the World Cup but they will continue to play in Test and Twenty20.
NDTVSports,SoumitraBose | Wednesday March 4, 2015
Shahid Afridi is among 27 batsmen to have scored 8000 ODI runs or more. The Pakistani veteran achieved this feat during the Cricket World Cup 2015 group match against UAE.
Tuesday January 20, 2015
Shahid Afridi held the record for the fastest ODI hundred for nearly 17 years after blasting 102 off 37 balls against Sri Lanka in Nairobi. It was bettered by New Zealand's Corey Anderson in 2013 in Queenstown against the West Indies by just one ball. South African AB de Villiers took just 31 balls to set the record for fastest ton.
NDTVSports,Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday December 21, 2014
Pakistani veteran all-rounder Shahid Afridi made his ODI debut in 1996 and has played 389 matches till date.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday December 19, 2014
Chasing a daunting 276-run target vs New Zealand, Pakistan were bowled out for 207 in 43.3 overs with paceman Matt Henry returning career best figures of 5-30.
Monday December 15, 2014
Missing from action due to a hamstring injury, Misbah-ul-Haq has been replaced by Shahid Afridi in the ODI series against New Zealand. Misbah's World Cup campaign will depend on his fitness, says Pakistan Cricket Board.
AssociatedPress | Sunday December 14, 2014
Shahid Afridi took 3 for 37 after smashing 55 off 26 balls as Pakistan bowled out New Zealand for 217 having posted 364/7.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday December 8, 2014
Haris Sohail scored an unbeaten 85 while Shahid Afridi made a 51-ball 61 with seven boundaries and a six as Pakistan chased down a 247-run target in 49.3 overs.
Press Trust of India | Friday October 17, 2014
Shahid Afridi and former PCB chairman Ejaz Butt have a rocky relationship. The latter was responsible for the former's sacking as T20 and ODI captain in his first stint.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday October 13, 2014
Pakistan lost 3-0 to Australia in the recent ODI series in UAE and Shahid Afridi feels if his team is struggling on these pitches, tracks Down Under will surely be a bigger challenger for his teammates.
NDTVSports | Tuesday October 7, 2014
Australia beat Pakistan by 93 runs in the first one-day international at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Tuesday.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Pakistan Cricket Board is set to announce the new T20 captain on Tuesday. Shahid Afridi was removed as captain of the ODI and T20 teams in 2011.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Shahryar Khan, a former career diplomat, was peppered with questions about Misbah-ul-Haq's future after strong reports that an influential lobby was out to have him removed as Test and ODI captain and bring in Younis Khan and Shahid Afridi to replace him in the two formats.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 18, 2014
The Pakistan Cricket Board has decided to retain Misbah-ul-Haq as Test and ODI captain in order to crush apparent unrest in the national team over the captaincy issue.
Press Trust of India | Friday April 25, 2014
Opener Ahmed Shehzad is being tipped to take over as the national T20 captain while all-rounder Shahid Afridi is a likely candidate for the ODI captaincy.
Press Trust of India | Saturday March 15, 2014
Sachin Tendulkar pipped other stalwarts like Shane Warne and Jacques Kallis for the award. Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma won the awards for best batting performances in Tests and ODIs while Mitchell Johnson and Shahid Afridi bagged the top prize in Test bowling and ODI bowling, respectively.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 5, 2014
Shahid Afridi became the joint-second fastest to an ODI fifty when he reached the milestone off 18 deliveries against Bangladesh. His onslaught helped Pakistan chase down 327 runs.
NDTVCricket | Thursday March 6, 2014
Led by Shahid Afridi's explosive 59 off 25 balls, Pakistan beat Bangladesh by three wickets to record their highest successful ODI chase and knock India out of the Asia Cup tournament.
Press Trust of India | Monday February 24, 2014
In the recent past, the barrage of criticism from Mohammad Yousuf even prompted Shahid Afridi at one stage to dub him and Shoaib Akhtar as the "heckle and jeckle" and "Mr Bean" appearing on television channels.
NDTVCricket | Tuesday February 11, 2014
After breaking Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi's long-standing record for the fastest ODI century in a match against the West Indies, New Zealand player Corey Anderson immediately caught attention of most franchises in the Indian Premier League ahead of the 2014 players' auction.