Among the attendees were Pakistan players and dignitaries, including Inzamam-ul-Haq, who was quoted as saying, "After Woolmer's family, the Pakistan team was the most aggrieved by his death. The team played it first match during 1997, when it was on tour of New Zealand and Australia and were invited to the World Cup later that year and in the Women's Asia Cup during 2005 the team came third place. Pakistan play three Twenty20 matches and two tests in New Zealand, while a Pakistan ‘A’ tour is being run concurrently. This event was the catalyst for the subsequent refusal to continue the match after tea by the Pakistan team. In second Test match, Pakistan blew India away for 106 before Pakistan, with the help of Hanif Mohammad's 124, scored 331 in their first innings, taking a lead of 225. It's a great achievement for the Pakistan team.". The ball was replaced and England was awarded 5 penalty runs. Former suppliers were CA Sports (2015-2019), Hunt, Slazenger and AJ Sports. Pakistan then won their next four games against Zimbabwe, UAE, South Africa and Ireland. 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Pakistan visited West Indies in 1958 for a five-test series. In Misbah's first series against South Africa in UAE 2010, he led the two match Test series to draw 0-0. "Today is like a dream come true," Mohsin told Sky Sports. Trailing by 473, Mohammad played the longest test match innings - a marathon 970 minutes for his match-saving 337. In the final before a packed house at The Oval, India won the toss and elected to bowl first. The Chief Executive Officer(CEO) of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Wasim Khan has said that the reports of former Zimbabwe skipper Andy … West Indies posted 310/6 on the board.  Misbah-ul-Haq and Younus Khan retired after, with the captaincy going to Sarfaraz Ahmed. This is the highest score by a Pakistani on debut. 0 January 14, 2021 9:22 AM. The partnership between Steve Smith and Glenn Maxwell allowed Australia to win the match. After failing to score off the first four balls – all short – Dilshan went for his scoop and mistimed it, resulting in him being caught at short fine-leg. The South Africa cricket team are touring Pakistan in January 2021 to play two Test matches and three Twenty20 International (T20I) matches against the Pakistan cricket team. It is the first time in fourteen years that South Africa have toured Pakistan.. Under his captaincy, Pakistan played their first ODI series against Bangladesh. Younis also captained Pakistan to the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2009 victory in England.  Pakistan reached the target in 18.4 overs, with Shahid Afridi, who hit the winning runs, earning Man of the Match while Tillakaratne Dilshan was declared Man of the Series for his 317 runs at an average of 63.40. And when England toured UAE for three match Test series, Pakistan defeated them 2-0 (3). The Pakistan national cricket team (Urdu: پاکستان قومی کرکٹ ٹیم), popularly referred to as the Shaheens (Urdu: شاہین, lit. Sri Lanka finished on 138/6 from 20 overs. Pakistan were ruthless, as they emphatically won against the West Indies side by 10 wickets, due to another brilliant bowling display. In total of 41 Test matches, Pakistan won 6, lost 12 and drew 23. The second match against West Indies was a disaster. Pakistan nearly chased the target, but wickets in crucial interval gave them backward. As always the Pakistan Cricket Board logo is placed on the left chest. This time it was Hanif's brother Wazir Mohammad who scored 189 out of Pakistan's 496 in reply to the hosts' 268. One of the most biggest moment for Pakistan under Misbah's captaincy was when they whitewashed England, the then no.1 side, who toured UAE in early 2012. The Pakistani team was in Bangladesh prior to the World T20, due to 2014 Asia Cup, which was held by Bangladesh. From 1990 to 1999, Pakistan did even better. When not traveling with the national side, Younis will be based at the Hanif Mohammad High Performance in Karachi as a batting coach. Pakistan scored 213 runs. "I have got no evidence to suggest it was anybody in the squad. "The guys motivated themselves for this World Cup.". In addition, the Pakistan Super League has seen games hosted in Pakistan.. Karachi: Pakistan has roped in Australia-based David Hemp as head coach of the national women's team which has seen a regular change of guard at the helm of affairs in the last few years.. The team also played at the T20 England World Cup, the team finished 6th place, beating Sri Lanka and South Africa in 2009. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday confirmed that 28-year-old fast bowler Mohammad Amir has retired from international cricket. Current Cricket Series. Members of the club show up to matches across the country and are known to provide raucous support. (More Cricket News) There have been doubts over whether Misbah would allow both in the national team even for white-ball cricket but Arthur who coached Pakistan from 2016 to till the 2019 World Cup said it would be a big mistake not selecting Amir. "They all really worked hard with the guys and kept them united and close to each other, that's why we had success," Afridi said. India won the next match by 10 wickets before the final two test were drawn, which resulted India winning series 2–1. next match was against India, which always given a much publicity by all over the fans. The team is considered a strong but unpredictable team. Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan, who had been the mainstays of the Pakistani batting line-up, announced their retirements from Test cricket (the only format they played at that time) at the completion of the West Indies tour 2017. Pakistan team contests with India in the Cricket World Cup have resulted in packed stadiums and highly charged atmospheres. Again, Fazal Mahmood was the chief destroyer, taking 13/114 in the match. Current Cricket Series Pakistan Womens Tour of South Africa 2021 David Hemp, head coach of Pakistan women’s national cricket team held a virtual media conference They came back to win the third Test by 4 wickets. They finished only behind England in Group E of Super 8s, reached to the semi-finals The semi-final for Pakistan was again with Australia, where they scored 191/6 with Umar Akmal's not out 56 runs. The Stani Army also takes part in charity initiatives for underprivileged Pakistanis, including annual friendly cricket matches against British Indian members of the similar "Bharat Army". Pakistan Cricket Team Younis Khan Cricket Get the latest updates on India vs Australia Series , check out the India vs Australia Schedule for 2020-21 and Ind vs Aus live score . Pakistan was in group 2 with India, Australia, New Zealand and Bangladesh. Pakistan started poorly in the 2015 Cricket World Cup. In this match, final over of Australian innings was bowled by Mohammad Amir.  In the 1930s and 40s, several Pakistani Test players had played Test cricket for the Indian cricket team before the creation of Pakistan in 1947. The series was drawn 1-1. Pakistan chased it down in 57.3 overs, the fastest chase in Test cricket history. You can play the Flipkart … He was also the coach of the Pakistan Cricket Team from 2016 to 2019. The team is a Full Member of the International Cricket Council, and participates in Test, One Day International (ODI) and Twenty20 International cricket matches. Later recalling the match, he stated that his main focus was to lose with dignity. Based on the Laws of Cricket, the umpires declared Pakistan to have forfeited the game. Pakistan has played 433 Test matches, winning 138, losing 133 and drawing 162. , On 23 March 2007, Pakistan players and officials were questioned by Jamaican police and submitted DNA samples along with fingerprints, as part of the routine enquiries in the investigation into Woolmer's murder. It was the first time since the ranking system were introduced, they were crowned No.1 and first time since 1988. Pakistan's first home Test match was against India in January 1955 at Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dacca, East Pakistan (now Bangladesh), after which four more Test matches were played in Bahawalpur, Lahore, Peshawar and Karachi (all five matches in the series were drawn, the first such occurrence in Test history). Pakistan made their first tour of England in 1954 and drew the series 1–1 after a victory at The Oval in which fast bowler Fazal Mahmood took 12 wickets. After resignation of Shahid Afridi as test captain and suspension of Salman Butt due to spot-fixing scandal, Misbah was preferred over Younus Khan, Mohammad Yousuf and Kamran Akmal as captain. The team's official sponsors have been Pepsi & Junaid Jamshed since the 1990s with their logo displayed on the right side of the chest, sister brand Lay's on the sleeves, and the Pakistan Cricket star deployed on the left in test cricket.  Ghulam Mohammad was the captain of team Sind and Frank Tarrant was the captain of Tarrant's team. Pakistan's cricket team's logo is a star, usually in the color gold or green, with the word "Pakistan" (پاکِستان) written inside in Urdu, Pakistan's national language. The first group match was with rivals India, which India won by 7 wickets. The team has also played 160 Twenty20 Internationals, the most of any team, winning 97, losing 58 and tying 3. Step 1 : Introduction to the question "Q2: Who is the current head coach and chief selector of the Pakistan cricket team?...CONTEST AND DETAILS: Wed Dec 30 2020 01:11:27 GMT+0530 (IST) Flipkart Daily Trivia Quiz is Live Now. In 2016, Pakistan became No.1 Test team after their tour of England, where they drew series 2-2 (4). The first captain of the Pakistan national cricket team was Abdul Hafeez Kardar.  Following his return to the squad, Salman Butt was appointed as vice-captain until December 2007. Pakistan qualified for the semi-finals after superior net run rate than India. With 31 runs needed in the last three overs, Miandad hit a string of boundaries while batting with his team's lower order, until four runs were required from the last delivery of the match. He also scored 105 in the second innings of the same match, becoming only player to do so after West Indies' Lawrence Row, Afridi scored his maiden century in his maiden innings in 1996, against, The other bowlers were Saqlain Mustaq and, Waqar also holds the record of second most ODI wickets by a Pakistani bowler, Mohammad Sami (see below) has since taken a hat-trick in all forms of the game, CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (, 2009 attack on the Sri Lanka national cricket team, History of cricket in Pakistan from 1947 to 1970, History of cricket in Pakistan from 1971 to 1985, History of cricket in Pakistan from 1986 to 2000, attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in 2009, List of international cricket five-wicket hauls in Pakistan cricket grounds, Pakistan national cricket team record by opponent, List of Pakistan One Day International cricket records, Learn how and when to remove this template message, "Pakistan make history by becoming No. Clever bowling coupled with wonderful batting and fielding allowed the hosts to stroll past the visitors.  Subsequent to his team's defeat and the death of Woolmer, Inzamam-ul-Haq announced his resignation as captain of the team and his retirement from one-day cricket, stating that he would continue to take part in Test cricket but not as captain. Pakistan lost 3 of their first 5 matches and were nearly eliminated in the first round of the tournament after being bowled out for 74 runs against England, until the match was declared as a "no result" due to rain. US television host Larry King dies, aged 87. Boom Boom Cricket signed a deal with Pakistan Cricket Board in April 2010 to become the kit sponsors of the Pakistan team; the deal ended at the end of 2012 Asia Cup. In 1988, after West Indies tour where they drew 1-1 (3), Pakistan were rated as No.1 Test team. Pakistan won comfortably by 9 wickets. Pakistan, needing to win to qualify for the next stage after losing to the West Indies in their opening match, were put into bat by Ireland. This is a list of all cricketers who have coached Indian national cricket team at the international level.  These teams include Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka, West Indies, Bangladesh, and an ICC World XI.  Pakistan won the 2009 ICC World Twenty20 and were runners-up in the inaugural tournament in 2007. The first over was bowled by Mohammad Amir. , The 2007 Cricket World Cup was one of the biggest upsets in World Cup history when Pakistan was knocked out of the competition in a shock defeat to Ireland, who were playing in their first competition. . Former Pakistan captain and chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq believes that the recent Mohammad Amir retirement controversy will have a negative impact on country's cricket. Salman Butt became the hero of the match with his 73 runs from just 46 balls. Amir recently retired from international cricket due to his differences with team management comprising chief coach Misbah ul Haq and bowling coach Waqar Younis. Not having a good batting line-up along with a slow start to the chase, Pakistan were 29 runs short as India reached the final (India went on to win the final, by defeating Sri Lanka). Former Pakistan coach Geoff Lawson stated that he believed Misbah has the best cricketing brain within Pakistan and he will do incredibly well in the plans for the captaincy Misbah hit back at those who criticised the decision to appoint him captain and stated that he should be given a chance to prove himself. Younis, scored 10,099 runs at over 52 in 118 Tests; 7,249 runs in 265 ODIs and 442 runs in 25 T20Is. Arshad’s appointment has come within a month after former Bermuda and Glamorgan captain David Hemp was appointed head coach of the national side. PCB Cricket Committee's first meeting of 2021 will take place at the High-Performance Centre in Lahore on Tuesday, the board said in a statement on Sunday. The match was seen by 5,000 Karachiites. India fell 16 runs short and the series was considered as one of the best India-Pakistan series. The match is seen as the emergence of Inzamam onto the international stage.  Shoaib Malik was announced as his successor. After winning the series against the West Indies 2-1 (3) in UAE, Pakistan toured New Zealand and Australia for two match and three match Test series. In first Test, they were bowled out for 49, the worst in their history. They won comfortably against the two teams, and stood up as top of group D. In super eight contest, Pakistan first played against South Africa, where Pakistan won the match by just 2 wickets. Zimbabwean cricket coach Andy Flower will replace Misbah-Ul-Haq as Pakistan’s Coach Next Month. 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