AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Factfile on Pakistan's World Cup turmoil after chief selector Moin Khan was reportedly spotted in a casino in Christchurch ahead of West Indies tie.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday February 18, 2015
Pakistan fielding coach-cum-trainer Grant Luden reportedly tendered his resignation after being dejected over the attitude of three cricketers -- Shahid Afridi, Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal.
NDTVSports | Wednesday February 18, 2015
Bangladesh kick-started their World Cup campaign in style with a 105-run win over Afghanistan. While Team India have denied rift within their camp, Pakistan fielding coach has quit over turmoil.
Wednesday February 18, 2015
According to details the incident which is yet to be confirmed by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), fielding coach Grant Luden complained that Shahid Afridi, Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal had misbehaved with him during a training session on Tuesday.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday February 15, 2015
Shahid Afridi, Ahmed Shehzad and six other players were fined $300 each for returning to their Sydney hotel 45 minutes late in an incident which cast a cloud over their preparations for Sunday's big clash against bitter rivals India at the Adelaide O...
Press Trust of India | Saturday February 14, 2015
Shahid Afridi, who is being dubbed by many experts as the X-factor player against India, said the team was prepared to play fearless cricket without fear of defeat.
ShubhodeepChakravarty | Friday February 13, 2015
Cricket is a gentleman's game. Correction. Cricket was a gentleman's game, agree most. For the new breed of celebrated players, cricket is a game that is played to win and anything short of it is just unacceptable. Here's a look at six players who co...
NikhilNaz | Friday February 13, 2015
India have won all five of the World Cup games played against Pakistan, the first of which was played in Australia in 1992.
SomakAdhikari | Thursday February 12, 2015
The World Cup 2015 will be the swansong for a few cricket legends. What better stage could there be to bring the curtain down on their glittering careers?
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday February 13, 2015
Pakistan team management, headed by manager Naveed Cheema, a former military man, claimed the players arrived 45 minutes late after a night out.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday February 12, 2015
Pakistan have not won a Cricket World Cup match against India in five attempts since their first clash in the 1992 event, also held in Australia and New Zealand.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday February 9, 2015
Sri Lanka's Mahela Jayawardene, Pakistan's Shahid Afridi and New Zealand's Daniel Vettori are the most experienced players as each of the trio will be featuring in their fifth World Cup.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday February 6, 2015
Jacques Kallis, who retired from international cricket last year, was purchased by Trinidad Red Steel for $100,000, while Kevin Pietersen was retained by St Lucia Zouks for $80,000.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday February 4, 2015
Pakistan have won their only World Cup title Down Under in 1992. Can the unpredictable subcontinent giant repeat feat?
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday January 27, 2015
Shahid Afridi, who will play for Northamptonshire in the first six rounds of English cricket's 2015 T20 Blast competition, holds the record for the most sixes in one-day internationals with 342 to his credit.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday January 26, 2015
One of the most spectacular hitters of a cricket ball the game has know, the 34-year-old Afridi -- nicknamed 'Boom Boom' for his dynamism with the bat -- holds the record for the most sixes in one-day internationals with 342 to his credit.
Press Trust of India | Sunday January 25, 2015
Both Afridi and Misbah-ul-Haq have said they will retire from ODIs after the World Cup and while Afridi will continue to captain the national T20 team until the 2016 World Cup, Misbah has said he will only focus on leading the Test side.
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...
Press Trust of India | Saturday January 17, 2015
Captain Misbah-ul-Haq, Shahid Afridi, Ahmed Shehzad, Yasir Shah, Mohammad Irfan, Ehsan Adil, Umar Akmal visited the school and then the hospital where the children, who were injured in the deadly attack, are under treatment.
AssociatedPress | Thursday January 15, 2015
Younis Khan is one of Pakistan's fittest players and forced his way back into the World Cup squad after his scintillating batting form. Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid Afridi have already announced plans to retire from ODIs.
Press Trust of India | Friday January 2, 2015
Shahid Afridi said he was a big fan of Virat Kohli's cricketing skills but said he needs to improve as a leader of the pack.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday December 31, 2014
Shahid Afridi's announcement last week that he was quitting one-day cricket after next year's World Cup has left his millions of fans pondering: who to watch after him?
Press Trust of India | Monday December 22, 2014
A spokesman of the Pakistan Cricket Board Board said the show cause notices were issued as the players had violated the terms of their central contracts that clearly state they could not participate in any commercial activity without permission of th...
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.