Umar Farooq

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Yasim Murtaza was named Man of the Match for his 34-ball 64

Pakistan news

Two United Bank players injured in hotel fire

Allrounder Yasim Murtaza broke his heel while 20-year old legspinner Karamat Ali suffered a hand injury in a bid to save themselves after fire broke out at the Regent Plaza Hotel in Karachi

PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan speaks at the draft

Pakistan news

PSL set to become a separate entity

The PCB's governing board has approved a proposal for the PSL to function as a separate entity, but the modalities of the restructuring have yet to be finalised

Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan watch Asad Shafiq take a catch

Pakistan v West Indies, 3rd Test, Sharjah, 5th day

'We went on making mistakes' - Misbah

Pakistan missed several opportunities to take control with the bat and in the field in the Sharjah Test against West Indies

Wahab Riaz is on his haunches after a close call

Pakistan v West Indies, 3rd Test, Sharjah, 3rd day

'My role is to defy the pitch' - Wahab

After taking 5 for 88 to keep West Indies' lead down to 56, Wahab Riaz said he was happy with his progress as a Test bowler despite his numbers not reflecting the effort he has often put in on unforgiving Asian pitches

Mohammad Amir dives backwards to take a catch at covers

Pakistan v West Indies, 3rd Test, Sharjah, 2nd day

Amir confident of regaining old form

Coming back from a rest, the 24-year-old fast bowler provided some of Pakistan's brightest spots in a tightly-fought Sharjah Test against West Indies

Sami Aslam nudges the ball into the leg side

Pakistan v West Indies, 3rd Test, Sharjah, 1st day

'Ugly shot' ends another promising Aslam innings

Sami Aslam has been prolific at Under-19 and first-class level, but in his Test career so far has shown a puzzling tendency to make solid starts and fail to convert them to hundreds