PSL 2021: Mohammad Rizwan, Sohaib Maqsood's 110-run partnership powers Multan Sultans to season's first win
Rizwan hit 76 off 49 balls — his second half-century in this year’s PSL — and Pakistan international Sohaib Maqsood made an unbeaten 61 off 41. Multan eased to 159-3 in 16.2 overs in reply to Lahore's 157-6.
The disciplined Pakistan attack restricted Zimbabwe to a modest 134/7 after opting to bat, before chasing the target down with eight wickets and nearly five overs to spare.
Under-pressure PCB went ahead with England tour to ensure resumption of cricket, says board official
Last month, 10 Pakistan players had been left out of the England tour squad after they failed to clear the coronavirus test.
Mohammad Hafeez, Wahab Riaz among six Pakistan cricketers to join team in England after testing negative for COVID-19
While four other Pakistan players including spinner Kashif Bhatti, pacers Haris Rauf and Imran Khan and batsman Haider Ali still remain in quarantine.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Seven more Pakistan cricketers test positive for COVID-19 ahead of team's departure for England
The Pakistan squad has to leave on 28 June for the series scheduled to be held next month, he said.
Pakistan's tour of England could go ahead even if more players test positive for COVID-19, says ECB's Ashley Giles
Ashley Giles, England’s director of cricket, said on Tuesday the situation was a “concern” but the tour was not currently in doubt.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Pakistan cricketers Shadab Khan, Haris Rauf and Haider Ali test positive for COVID-19
Leg-spinner Shadab is the only established member of the team out of the three. Rauf has played only two T20 Internationals while highly-rated batsman Ali had received his maiden call-up for the England tour comprising three Tests and as many T20s
PCB needs to formulate policy to stop players from abruptly quitting Test cricket, says Waqar Younis
Experienced quicks Mohammad Amir and Wahab Riaz quit test cricket last year to focus on the short formats and Pakistan’s bowling frailties were subsequently exposed in Australia where they lost both the test and Twenty20 series.
PSL 2020: Chris Lynn's 52-ball ton propels Lahore Qalandars in maiden semi-finals; defending champions Quetta Gladiators fall short
Lahore Qalandars faces Karachi Kings in the semi-finals. Multan Sultans will meet 2017 champion Peshawar Zalmi in the other semi-final.
Pakistan vs Bangladesh: Hosts' skipper Babar Azam says his men will give 110% to retain No 1 T20I ranking
Pakistan will lose its No 1 T20I ranking if it doesn’t beat Bangladesh 3-0 as even a 2-1 victory will see Australia pushing Pakistan to second.
Pakistan vs Bangladesh: Debutante Haris Rauf says he will try to replicate his Big Bash League performance for hosts in upcoming series
Pakistan speedster Haris Rauf is determined to finish the T20I series against Bangladesh starting on Friday as the best bowler.
Pakistan vs Bangladesh: Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Hafeez recalled to hosts' 15-member squad for T20I series
The national selection committee, headed by head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq, dropped experienced pacers Wahab Riaz and Mohammad Aamir from the Bangladesh series.
An official in the Pakistan Cricket Board made it clear that while the players were free to travel anywhere in the world but they couldn't play in the T10 league without the NOC from the PCB.