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Future of Pakistan pace department looks bright, says bowling coach Waqar Younis after England tour
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Future of Pakistan pace department looks bright, says bowling coach Waqar Younis after England tour

Teenage paceman Naseem Shah and 20-year-old left-arm fast bowler Shaheen Afridi both impressed as Pakistan lost the three-match Test series 1-0 but drew the Twenty20 campaign 1-1.

England vs Pakistan: Zak Crawley hits fifty on final day as rain-affected 2nd Test ends in draw
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England vs Pakistan: Zak Crawley hits fifty on final day as rain-affected 2nd Test ends in draw

England, who enjoyed a three-wicket win in the first Test at Old Trafford earlier this month, remain 1-0 up in a three-match series ahead of Friday's finale, also at Southampton.

England vs Pakistan: Assistant coach Waqar Younis hopes visitors can 'cash in' on Ben Stokes' absence
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England vs Pakistan: Assistant coach Waqar Younis hopes visitors can 'cash in' on Ben Stokes' absence

Ben Stokes is heading to New Zealand, where his father is convalescing following a serious illness and will miss both the second Test as well as the series finale.

England vs Pakistan: How Joe Root and Co undid three days of visitors' dominance to script remarkable win
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England vs Pakistan: How Joe Root and Co undid three days of visitors' dominance to script remarkable win

Let's not take the sheen off England's Buttler and Woakes, who put up what will go down as one of the finest back-against-the-wall fourth-innings performances of all time.

England vs Pakistan: Shan Masood's career-best knock puts visitors in driving seat on day two
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England vs Pakistan: Shan Masood's career-best knock puts visitors in driving seat on day two

Masood reached 156 after almost eight hours at the crease to lift the tourists to 326, and the bowlers then tore through England's top order.

Pakistan vs Bangladesh: Three-member BCB panel visits Rawalpindi stadium to check security measures before first Test
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Pakistan vs Bangladesh: Three-member BCB panel visits Rawalpindi stadium to check security measures before first Test

A three-member security delegation from Bangladesh visited Pindi Cricket Stadium on Tuesday, a day before the national cricket team arrives for a Test against Pakistan.

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Visitors lose early wickets after restricting Azhar Ali and Co to modest 191 on opening day of Karachi Test
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Visitors lose early wickets after restricting Azhar Ali and Co to modest 191 on opening day of Karachi Test

Pakistan's fast bowlers hit back to leave Sri Lanka at 64-3 at stumps on day one of the second Test after the hosts had been dismissed for 191 in their first innings on Thursday.

Australia vs Pakistan: Azhar Ali feels young pacers Naseem Shah, Mohammad Musa will do well in future for visitors
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Australia vs Pakistan: Azhar Ali feels young pacers Naseem Shah, Mohammad Musa will do well in future for visitors

Pakistan will also take solace that the future has arrived in the form of Babar Azam, who came to Australia as the world’s top T20 batsman and departs as a proven test performer

Australia vs Pakistan: David Warner, Marnus Labuschagne frustrate visitors with 294-run stand on Day 1
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Australia vs Pakistan: David Warner, Marnus Labuschagne frustrate visitors with 294-run stand on Day 1

While Australia stuck with the same XI that won the series opener, Pakistan made three changes in a bid to end a losing streak in tests down under that dates back to 1995

Australia vs Pakistan: Hosts retain team for second Test in Adelaide after convincing win in Brisbane; Pakistan set for changes
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Australia vs Pakistan: Hosts retain team for second Test in Adelaide after convincing win in Brisbane; Pakistan set for changes

Australia captain Tim Paine said there's no reason to change the team that beat Pakistan by an innings and five runs in the first Test in Brisbane.

Australia vs Pakistan: Visitors consider Imam-ul-Haq, Mohammad Abbas changes for the second Test
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Australia vs Pakistan: Visitors consider Imam-ul-Haq, Mohammad Abbas changes for the second Test

Pakistan opening batsman Imam-ul-Haq said he was preparing to play but was still unsure if he'll be required for the second Test. Australia won the first Test by an innings and five runs.

Australia vs Pakistan: Visitors' rapid disintegration after positive start to first Test highlights unresolved batting issues
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Australia vs Pakistan: Visitors' rapid disintegration after positive start to first Test highlights unresolved batting issues

The entire hype heading into the match was about Pakistan’s young rapid pace battery, but for Pakistan to truly compete they needed to overcome the Australian bowling

Australia vs Pakistan: Mohammad Abbas our main man, unfortunately not at his best rhythm, feels visiting bowling coach Waqar Younis
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Australia vs Pakistan: Mohammad Abbas our main man, unfortunately not at his best rhythm, feels visiting bowling coach Waqar Younis

Pakistan bowling coach Waqar Younis on Saturday backed Mohammad Abbas despite him not featuring in the playing XI for the ongoing Test against Australia at the Gabba.

Australia vs Pakistan: David Warner celebrates Test homecoming with unbeaten ton to lead hosts' surge on second day in Brisbane
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Australia vs Pakistan: David Warner celebrates Test homecoming with unbeaten ton to lead hosts' surge on second day in Brisbane

David Warner finished sunny day in Brisbane on 151 not out off 265 deliveries with Australia in control at 312 for one in reply to Pakistan’s 240.

Australia vs Pakistan: Visitors' blend of young and experienced batting vs Aussies' formidable bowling attack to headline Test series
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Australia vs Pakistan: Visitors' blend of young and experienced batting vs Aussies' formidable bowling attack to headline Test series

Three years ago, Pakistan was whitewashed 3-0. In the last 38 years with players such as Wasim Akram, Waqar, Saqlain, Misbah, Miandad and Younis at the helm they could only salvage one Test victory in Australia.

Pakistan bowling coach Waqar Younis to hold camp for bowlers at Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium ahead of Australia tour
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Pakistan bowling coach Waqar Younis to hold camp for bowlers at Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium ahead of Australia tour

Pakistan chief selector and head coach Misbah-ul-Haq, and Test captain Azhar Ali will also monitor the bowling camp

Pakistan pacer Mohammad Abbas eager to make his mark in PSL 4
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Pakistan pacer Mohammad Abbas eager to make his mark in PSL 4

Pakistan pacer Mohammad Abbas is looking for a chance to play for Multan Sultans in the Pakistan Super League (PSL).

PSL 2019: Competitive cricket, fresh talent likely to headline Pakistan's premier T20 competition as scores of international stars descend for league's fourth edition
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PSL 2019: Competitive cricket, fresh talent likely to headline Pakistan's premier T20 competition as scores of international stars descend for league's fourth edition

There are many aims of T20 tournaments, but Pakistan cricket would benefit immensely if some younger cricketers announce themselves in PSL, learn from the participating array of international stars, and eventually wear the national colours.