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Pakistan fans  make their intentions loud and clear

Questions linger after landmark series

If everything beyond the Nishtar Park Complex is ignored Pakistan can still host series, and perform better than they do anywhere else in the world. But is that a price the fans, and visiting teams, are willing to pay?

Azhar Ali got to 50 off 55 balls

Pakistan v Zimbabwe, 1st ODI, Lahore

Hail Azhar the ODI batsman, but wait on the captain

Azhar Ali has shown he can survive in the modern ODI game as a batsman, but still seems unsure of what his bowling captaincy style ought to be

Ahmed Shehzad was caught short despite a dive

Pakistan's vicious circle of failure

Their ODI series loss to Bangladesh highlights several failings - the biggest being that man for man their best XI was a lesser team

Wahab Riaz tries to get on Shane Watson's nerves

Did Pakistan fail?

Given the circumstances, they did the opposite in the World Cup, bringing fervour back to their fan base