Umar Farooq

Umar Farooq is ESPNcricinfo's Pakistan correspondent. @kalson

Moin Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq chat during a practice session

World Cup 2015: Pakistan

PCB asks Moin Khan to return home

The PCB has launched an official investigation against Moin Khan, Pakistan's chief selector and a member of the tour selection committee, after he was reportedly seen in a casino two days ahead of the team's clash against West Indies in Christchurch

Misbah-ul-Haq walks back after being dismissed for 7

Pak v WI, Group B, Christchurch

'We lost in all three departments' - Misbah

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has said that his "players are to blame" for the team's humiliating defeat against West Indies in Christchurch which has now forced them to sit tight at the bottom of Pool B

Tamim Iqbal during strength training as fitness coach Grant Trafford Luden looks on

Pakistan news

Luden stays as Pakistan fielding coach

Grant Luden, Pakistan fielding coach, was reportedly about to quit after a dispute with the players. But the PCB denied those allegations and confirmed that Luden will continue in his role until his contract ends in May 2016

Mohammad Hafeez bowls in the nets

Pakistan news

Injured Hafeez to miss February 6 test

The PCB has asked the ICC to push back the date of the official test on Mohammad Hafeez's bowling action due to a niggle in the bowler's foot

Umar Gul removed Tamim Iqbal for 16

Pakistan news

PCB claims revenue demand for Bangladesh tour justified

The Pakistan Cricket Board has sought to justify its demand for a share of income from the Bangladesh Cricket Board by saying that the scheduled tour to Bangladesh is technically Pakistan's home series

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq poses with the World Cup trophy

World Cup 2015

Cricket's unpredictables look for 1992 encore

Their unpredictability remains a big weapon as an inexperienced Pakistan side look to reclaim their second World Cup title on the same shores where they won in 1992

Mohammad Amir arrives in Pakistan

Pakistan news

Amir's return challenged in court

A writ petition has been lodged in the Sindh High Court against Mohammad Amir's return to cricket

Mohammad Amir outside the Southwark Crown Court

Pakistan news

I believe cricket suffered because of me - Amir

Mohammad Amir, the Pakistan fast bowler, always believed his second chance in cricket would come and that he has what it takes to make a strong comeback

Mohammad Amir returns to Lahore

Pakistan news

Amir set for return to cricket

Mohammad Amir, the banned fast bowler, could start playing competitive cricket as early as next month, with the ICC is set to approve his reintegration following a revised anti-corruption code