Misbah, Waqar step down from coaching roles ahead of T20 World Cup

LAHORE: Pakistan’s national cricket team head coach Misbah-ul-Haq and bowling coach Waqar Younis have stepped down from their respective roles, a month before the Twenty20 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates. They communicated their decisions to the Pakistan Cricket Board.

Misbah expresses disappointment over losing series to New Zealand

LAHORE: Former cricketer Misbah-ul-Haq has expressed disappointment over losing the series to New Zealand. Misbah-ul-Haq said that no matter how hard you try in cricket, the process of luck also interferes. “It is important to understand and talk about cricket

COVID-19 restrictions have impacted players’ performance: Misbah-ul-Haq

LAHORE: Former cricketer Misbah-ul-Haq said that professional athletes need a certain environment to prepare for the match and restrictions have impacted the players. Misbah-ul-Haq expressed that he wanted to compliment the players and the management team for their patience, sacrifices,

Misbah-ul-Haq decides to resign as chief selector

LAHORE: Former cricketer Misbah-ul-Haq has decided to quit as chief selector of the Pakistan cricket team after serving in the post for over a year. Addressing a news conference at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, Misbah said that he decided

Team moving ahead in right direction: Misbah-ul-Haq

LAHORE: Pakistan team’s chief coach and national selector, Misbah-ul-Haq has said that the cricket team is moving ahead with a long-term plan. Pakistan cricket team head coach Misbah-ul-Haq while addressing a press conference in Lahore said that the tour of

Sarfaraz Ahmed will be part of England tour: Misbah

LAHORE: Pakistan head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq has confirmed that former captain Sarfaraz Ahmed will be part of the squad for the upcoming tour of England. The wicket-keeper batsman last represented Pakistan in any format since October after he

Misbah-ul-Haq reviews 2019 for Pakistan national team

LAHORE: Pakistan team’s chief coach and national selector, Misbah-ul-Haq has said the year 2019 was a year of mixed on-field performances for the national men’s team. The team strengthened the claim of Karachi’s National Stadium being the fortress in Test

Misbah announces lists for T20, Test series against Australia

LAHORE: Pakistan cricket teamn’s head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has announced 16-member squads for the upcoming Twenty20 and Test series against Australia. Misbah-ul-Haq during a press conference said that batsman Babar Azam would lead the T20 team as a captain, while the Test

PCB announces Test, T20 squads for Australia series

KARACHI: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced squad for National Test and T20 matches for upcoming cricketing tour to Australia. Chief Selector and Head Coach of the National Cricket Team, Misbah-ul-Haq said that Azhar Ali will lead test team whereas Baber

Cricket debacle

The cricket debacle in Lahore has sent shockwaves as Pakistan received a thrashing against low-ranked Sri Lanka in the T20 series. To add further insult to injury the island nation had sent a second-tier team after major players backed out

Captain Sarfraz praises Sri Lanka’s performance against Pakistan

LAHORE: Captain Sarfraz Ahmad has said that Sri Lanka praised overall performance against Pakistan in the first T20 international of three-match series at Gadaffi stadium. Addressing a post-match press conference, Sarfraz Ahmad said that Sri Lanka has produced a clinical

Pakistan announces 16-member squad for Sri Lanka series

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced a 16-member squad for one-day matches series against Sri Lanka. According to the press release of PCB, the series will take place in Karachi from 27 September to 2 October. The squad for

No more unhealthy food, says Misbah to team

KARACHI: Head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has told players that unhealthy food would be no longer served on the menu. The decision was taken in order to make the players maintain their fitness. A spokesperson for the catering company which prepares meals

Misbah announces names of players for Pak vs SL ODI series

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket team’s newly selected Coach and Chief Selector Misbah ul Haq has announced the names of 20 probable players for the training camp. Pakistan’s cricket team will play against Sri Lanka on September 27. The training will start

Misbah is a safe and sensible asset: Ramiz Raja

Karachi: Ramiz Raja has urged Pakistan to embrace an aggressive approach. While commenting, he termed Mishbah ul Haq as a “safe and sensible asset of the Pakistani cricket team.” In an exclusive interview with the Dawn news, Ramiz Raja has

Misbah declared as PCB’s most expensive coaches

LAHORE: Newly elected head coach of the national team, Misbah-ul-Haq, has been declared the most expensive coaches of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). According to sources, Misbah-ul-Haq will be given the same amount of salary and other facilities as former

PCB assigns Misbah-ul-Haq with notable responsibility

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has assigned former captain Misbah-ul-Haq to oversee a 17-day conditioning camp for national cricketers. According to PCB, Misbah-ul-Haq has been Pakistan’s most successful captain who is aware of handling the difficult demands in the