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:

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..

PCB tribunal upholds Jamshed's 10-year ban

    Updated On : Oct 22,2018   8:30 pm
Lahore, Oct 22 (IANS) Former Pakistan opener Nasir Jamshed's 10-year ban for his involvement in the spot-fixing row that rocked the Pakistan Super League (PSL) during the 2016-17 season, was on Monday upheld by an independent adjudicator. View More..

Pakistan call up Hafeez for Australia Tests

    Updated On : Oct 01,2018   4:14 pm
Lahore, Oct 1 (IANS) Pakistan on Monday decided to include all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez in their 17-man squad for the upcoming two-Test series against Australia in the UAE. View More..

Champions Trophy win has changed outlook of Pakistan: Aamir Sohail

    Updated On : Sep 09,2018   5:10 pm
Karachi, Sep 9 (IANS) Former cricketer Aamir Sohail reckons the Pakistan team led by Sarfraz Ahmed will come up with a clinical show in the upcoming Asia Cup to be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from September 15. View More..

Pakistan drop Hafeez, Shah from Asia Cup squad

    Updated On : Sep 04,2018   6:26 pm
Lahore, Sep 4 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) selectors on Tuesday dropped seasoned campaigners Mohammed Hafeez and Yasir Shah from the Sarfraz Ahmed-led 16 member squad for the Asia Cup, to be played in the United Arab Emirates from September 15. View More..

Minutes after Najam's exit, Ehsan named PCB boss

    Updated On : Aug 20,2018   9:24 pm
Lahore, Aug 20 (IANS) Minutes after Najam Sethi announced his resignation as Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman, new Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday appointed former International Cricket Council (ICC) President Ehsan Mani as the new board chairman. View More..

Najam Sethi quits as PCB chief

    Updated On : Aug 20,2018   8:52 pm
Lahore, Aug 20 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi, who was instrumental in ensuring the return of international cricket to the country after he took over four years ago, tendered his resignation on Monday. View More..

Pakistan batsman Jamshed banned over corruption charges

    Updated On : Aug 17,2018   9:38 pm
Lahore, Aug 17 (IANS) Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed was on Friday banned for ten years after an independent anti-corruption tribunal found him guilty of five of the seven breaches of the PCB's anti-corruption code. View More..

Pakistani cricketer Hafeez considers retirement in protest

    Updated On : Aug 07,2018   7:38 pm
Lahore, Aug 7 (IANS) Pakistan's senior batsman Mohammad Hafeez is reportedly considering retirement in protest against his recent demotion in the players' categories by the Pakistan Cricket Board, local media reported on Tuesday. View More..