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Pakistan Super League marches on!

Habib Bank Limited has joined the Pakistan Super League as title sponsor for the first three years of the league. As a result of this partnership, the league will now officially be known as the HBL Pakistan Super League. Continue reading

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Jinx breaking victory at Auckland

Pakistan achieved a scintillating victory over South Africa at Auckland. This victory broke the jinx South Africa had on Pakistan in World Cup matches. This was Pakistan’s fourth match against South Africa in all world cup tournaments. Playing a 4th match against sides having strangle hold over Pakistan proved lucky in past also. Pakistan able … Continue reading

Dismissing lower order a never-ending dilemma

Since its admission in international cricket, Pakistan remains competitive and achieved many historical victories very early in its cricketing history. Although Pakistan achieved many laurels and surprised many analysts with its performance on many occasion but Pakistan’s history is ripe with incidents where Pakistan slice through the top order of their opponents but failed to … Continue reading

Time to look for future

Pakistan’s batting line up performed poorly during the champions trophy match. Barring two batsman, no one showed any application and desire to stay on the wicket. The chronic problem with Pakistan’s batsman is that the moment they see a hard or grassy pitch, they get panicked. Pakistan, once famous for including raw talent in its … Continue reading

Time to infuse new blood in Cricket team

After capitulation of Pakistan cricket team in 2003 and 2007 world cups played in South Africa & West Indies, Pakistan did well to qualify for semi final of 2011 with ease. Team was looking in good touch but unfortunately in semi final they met their nemesis India. Pakistan failed to beat India In any previous … Continue reading

Review of Australia Vs South Africa Test Series

Contests between South Africa and Australia always provide good fun to cricket fans. Both teams had history of rivalry that dates back to the apartheids period. Australia was the last international team to visits South Africa during 1969/70 season and lost the series 4-0.South African cricket team was barred from international cricket because of their … Continue reading

Return of International Cricket to Pakistan

Sindh’s sports minister Dr.Mohammad Ali Shah took a great initiative by inviting an All Star XI to play two matches in Karachi. Although the visiting team’s members consist of cricketers from three full member countries of ICC we should try and invite players of other countries also. The initial effort was good and can be … Continue reading