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Australian bowler Aaron Summers to play in Pakistan’s domestic cricket

LAHORE: Fast bowler Aaron Summers is set to make history by becoming the first Australian to take part in domestic cricket in Pakistan. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has confirmed that the 24-year-old will become the first foreign player to

Misbah justifies selecting Usman Qadir over Zahid Mehmood

LAHORE: Pakistan’s head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul Haq has said that leg-spinner Usman Qadir has the potential to go on and become a better bowler. Misbah has opened up on his decision to pick Central Punjab’s leg-spinner Usman Qadir

England’s James Anderson quashes retirement rumours

MANCHESTER: England’s bowler James Anderson said he is not pondering test retirement but conceded the decision could out of his hands if he continues to not perform as per expectations. Anderson has managed just six wickets in his last three

Wasim Akram – Sultan of Swing and world’s best bowler

Wasim Akram, widely acknowledged as one of the greatest bowlers of all time, and known as “Sultan of Swing” for cricket fans turn 54 today. Wasim regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers in the history of the game

India bowler Shami considered committing suicide thrice

MUMBAI: India fast bowler Mohammed Shami has revealed how he thought of committing suicide while struggling with personal problems before making a comeback to the national side. Shami battled weight issues, injury and a legal quarrel with his estranged wife

Lehmann recalls Wasim Akram as the best bowler he ever faced

SYDNEY: Former Australian cricketer Darren Lehmann recalled one of his duels against Pakistan’s former fast bowler Wasim Akram, sharing a video where he hits him for a six. Lehmann said Akram was the best bowler he faced in his international