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Missing from action due to a hamstring injury, Misbah-ul-Haq has been replaced by Shahid Afridi in the ODI series against New Zealand.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.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday December 12, 2014
Both Mahela Jayawardene and Shahid Afridi have been named in the provisional squads released by Sri Lanka and Pakistan respectively. If they play, the ICC World Cup next year would be their fifth appearance in the marquee event.
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 | Saturday November 8, 2014
Shahid Afridi was forced to issue a statement last month reiterating his full support for Misbah after he made some comments after the third one-day international against Australia on the captaincy issue in Abu Dhabi.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
At a powerpacked gathering of World Cup-winning captains, it was a unanimous say that though Pakistan are a talented and unpredictable team, they don't stand a chance in the upcoming 50-over Cup. Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq though begged t...
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.
AssociatedPress | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Shahid Afridi irked Pakistan Cricket Board officials on Sunday by saying after the third one-day international loss to Australia that the PCB should decide now who will lead the team in next year's World Cup tournament.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Pakistan Cricket Board president Shaharyar Khan said Shahid Afridi could face disciplinary action. Afridi had said a final decision should be made on who would lead the team during World Cup next year.
NDTVSports | Wednesday October 15, 2014
Shahid Afridi said no two captains are the same and insisted he developed his exciting brand of cricket and leadership thanks to the aggression of the Pakistani people.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday October 20, 2014
Poor form has forced Pakistan Cricket Board to look for captain Misbah-ul-Haq's successor even as the World Cup looms large.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 13, 2014
In a match that Pakistan lost by a run to surrender the series 3-0 to Australia, Misbah-ul-Haq was 'rested.'? Former cricketer Shoaib Akhtar has slammed the decision and says there should be no confusion in team before the World Cup.
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.
NDTVSports | Monday October 6, 2014
Pakistan crashed to a six-wicket defeat against Australia after David Warner blasted a 39-ball 50.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday October 2, 2014
Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal is serving suspension on illegal bowling action and will not be available to play internationally until he is cleared after remedial work and reassessment.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday September 29, 2014
Last week Pakistan senior Younis Khan lashed out at selectors after he was unceremoniously axed from the one-day squad.
Tuesday September 23, 2014
Besides Shahid Afridi, spinners, Abdul Rehman and Reza Hasan and batsman, Umar Akmal have been penalised 25 percent of their monthly central contract salaries for four months.
NDTVSports | Tuesday September 23, 2014
A fitness test conducted by Pakistan Cricket Board has found Shahid Afridi among the most unfit international players. Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq passed the optimum levels of fitness.