India Pakistan Cricket News

The India-Pakistan cricket news is most sought after media report. The 2011 World Cup semifinal between the two teams attracted around 988 million television viewers. India - Pakistan match tickets sold out in just 12 minutes after they were out for sale in 2015 World Cup. Cricket players in both the countries have huge fan followings. The media reports on them are keenly followed in both the countries. Here you can find the latest cricket news of India and Pakistan.


Following are the latest news updates:

Shoaib Malik to return home from England for 10 days

    Updated On : Apr 29,2019   3:50 pm
Lahore, April 29 (IANS) Veteran all-rounder Shoaib Malik, who is currently in England for the upcoming limited overs series and the World Cup thereafter, has decided to fly back home due to personal reasons. View More..

Atletico Madrid bring football to cricket-mad Pakistan

    Updated On : Apr 24,2019   2:10 pm
Lahore, April 24 (IANS) The sight of Pakistani children playing football is a rarity in a country in which the vast majority of sports fans follow cricket, and only cricket. View More..

No team favourite to win the World Cup: Shoaib Malik

    Updated On : Apr 21,2019   4:18 pm
Lahore, April 21 (IANS) Senior Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik believes no team is favourite to win the upcoming World Cup slated to be held in England and Wales from May 30. View More..

Shadab Khan ill, ruled out of England series

    Updated On : Apr 21,2019   12:12 pm
Lahore, April 21 (IANS) Pakistan wrist-spinner Shadab Khan has been ruled out of the upcoming limited-overs series against England due to illness. View More..

Amir, Asif missing from Pakistan WC 2019 squad

    Updated On : Apr 18,2019   7:26 pm
Lahore, April 18 (IANS) Pacer Mohammad Amir failed to find a place in Pakistans 15-man preliminary squad for the ICC Cricket World Cup, starting May 30 in England, but has been included for the ODI series against England. View More..

No threat to India-Pakistan WC clash, says ICC CEO

    Updated On : Mar 18,2019   8:40 pm
Karachi, March 18 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dave Richardson on Monday declined any threat to the India-Pakistan World Cup match, saying both the teams were bound by an agreement. India are scheduled to take on Pakistan in a group game in Manchester on June 16. View More..

Pakistan wants ICC action against India over army caps

    Updated On : Mar 09,2019   2:56 pm
Islamabad, March 9 (IANS) Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday expressed disappointment at Indian cricket team's decision to don army caps during its match against Australia, Radio Pakistan reported. View More..

Pakistan wants ICC action against Indian team for wearing army caps

    Updated On : Mar 09,2019   2:00 pm
Islamabad, March 9 (IANS) Pakistan Minister Fawad Chaudhry has asked the International Cricket Council (ICC) to take action against the Indian cricket team for "politicising" the game by donning army caps during their third One-Day International (ODI) match against Australia. View More..

Miandad criticises BCCI for planning to bar Pakistan from World Cup

    Updated On : Feb 22,2019   1:36 pm
Islamabad, Feb 22 (IANS) Former Pakistan star Javed Miandad has slammed the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for reportedly planning to bar Pakistan from the ICC ODI World Cup to be held later this year. View More..

Sports and politics should be kept separate: PCB MD

    Updated On : Feb 18,2019   2:02 pm
Lahore, Feb 18 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has expressed "extreme" disappointment over the removal of posters of Pakistan Prime Minister and World Cup-winning skipper Imran Khan in the Cricket Club of India, Mumbai, and elsewhere and IMG Reliance pulling out of the deal to produce and broadcast PSL 2019 in the aftermath of the Pulwama terror attacks. View More..

Pakistan Open golf to return after 10 years

    Updated On : Feb 14,2019   1:54 pm
Lahore, Feb 14 (IANS) The Pakistan Open will return to the Asian golf circuit from March 27, following a 10-year hiatus, officials announced on Thursday. View More..

Pakistan capable of breaking its World Cup jinx vs India: Moin Khan

    Updated On : Feb 13,2019   4:00 pm
Karachi, Feb 13 (IANS) Throwing his weight behind the present "talented" Pakistan team, former skipper Moin Khan believes the green brigade is capable of breaking its World Cup jinx against India when the arch rivals clash in the upcoming 50-over World Cup at Old Trafford on June 16. View More..

Will look into PSL performances before picking World Cup squad: Pak coach

    Updated On : Feb 09,2019   9:04 pm
Lahore, Feb 9 (IANS) Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur said the selectors and team management will consider performances in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) and the ODI series against Australia before finalising the 15-member squad for the ICC World Cup in England and Wales, later this year. View More..

Sarfraz to lead Pakistan in World Cup, announces PCB

    Updated On : Feb 05,2019   8:50 pm
Lahore, Feb 5 (IANS) Ending the confusion over Pakistan's World Cup captain, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday announced Sarfraz Ahmed as the team's leader in the showpiece event, starting May 30 in England and Wales. View More..

You snooze you lose (Column: Close-in)

    Updated On : Feb 03,2019   1:28 pm
The Indian cricket team having convincingly won the first three ODI matches of the 5 match series against New Zealand seemed to be a side, as Virat Kohli beautifully summed up, prior to his departure, "as a team on autopilot". With a successful tour in Australia and a scintillating initial performance in New Zealand, the Indian team looked like a well-oiled machine and the only thing missing was for them to learn the "Haka". View More..

4 killed in blast during Afghan volleyball match

    Updated On : Jan 26,2019   11:46 am
Kabul, Jan 26 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 20 others injured in a blast that targeted a volleyball match in Afghanistan's Baghlan province, an official said on Saturday. View More..

PCB decries Sarfraz's racial slur

    Updated On : Jan 24,2019   4:10 pm
Lahore, Jan 24 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday expressed regret over racist slurs by national team captain Sarfraz Ahmed against South African pacer Andile Phehlukwayo. View More..

Messi's plastic shirt boy now homeless in Afghanistan

    Updated On : Dec 04,2018   8:02 pm
Kabul, Dec 4 (IANS) An Afghan boy who shot to fame for wearing a plastic shirt with soccer legend Lionel Messi's name and number and eventually meeting his icon in person is now homeless after being displaced by a Taliban offensive. View More..

Sania, Shoaib blessed with baby boy

    Updated On : Oct 30,2018   8:24 am
Hyderabad, Oct 30 (IANS) Tennis star Sania Mirza and her Pakistani cricketer husband Shoaib Malik were blessed with a baby boy on Tuesday. View More..

India, Pakistan declared joint winners of Asian Champions Trophy

    Updated On : Oct 29,2018   1:58 am
Muscat (Oman), Oct 29 (IANS) Indian and Pakistan were declared as the joint winners of the 5th Men's Hero Asian Champions Trophy Muscat 2018 hockey tournament after the final was abandoned due to bad weather conditions here on Sunday. View More..