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Former captain Rashid Latif has pinpointed Pakistan team’s “inappropriate preparation” as the main reason for their downfall in Test cricket-

Former captain Rashid Latif has pinpointed Pakistan team’s “inappropriate preparation” as the main reason for their downfall in Test cricket. Talking to this correspondent over phone from Islamabad, the ex-Test wicketkeeper/batsman minced no word in recalling the post-Champions Trophy attitude Read More

SA beat Pakistan in third Test, sweep series 3-0

South Africa ended the tail’s resistance to beat Pakistan by 107 runs in the third and final Test at the Wanderers on Monday, completing a 3-0 clean sweep of the series. Following a fightback in the late hours of yesterday’s Read More

Johannesburg Test: Pakistan close on 17-2

Vernon Philander made two early strikes as Pakistan Lost Shan Masood and Azhar Ali on just 17 runs after they got South Africa bowled on 262 runs on day 1 of the third and last Test in Johanseburg. Masood failed Read More

Johannesburg Test: South Africa won toss, choose to bat

South Africa won the toss and elected to bat against Pakistan in the third and final Test at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg on Friday. South Africa have an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match Test series and will be Read More

Elgar to captain South Africa in final Test

Opening batsman Dean Elgar will captain South Africa in the third and final Test against Pakistan, starting at the Wanderers Stadium on Friday, Cricket South Africa announced on Wednesday. Elgar, 31, will stand in for regular captain Faf du Plessis, Read More

South Africa beat Pakistan by 9 wickets to clinch Test series

South Africa chased down a meagre 41-run target to win the second Test against Pakistan at Newlands by nine wickets, sealing the three-match series 2-0. Paceman Mohammad Abbas removed opener de Bruyn in the fourth over of today’s play, after Read More

South Africa beat Pakistan by six wickets in first Test

South Africa eased to a six-wicket victory over Pakistan in the first Test at Centurion on Friday as Hashim Amla returned to form with an unbeaten half-century. Chasing 149 to win on the third day of a low-scoring match, Amla Read More

Australia Test cricketer Khawaja's brother re-arrested

The brother of Australian Test cricketer Usman Khawaja has been charged with trying to influence a witness over a case where he allegedly framed a love rival with a fake terror plot, police said on Friday. Arsalan Khawaja was released Read More