Neutral venues

Pakistan in South Africa 2013

Big Bird II must fly

For anybody thinking the only way is up for Pakistan in this Test series, think again. Misbah-ul Haq's team was competitive in two innings in Johannesburg, which leaves plenty of room for improvement and an equal amount for deterioration

England in UAE 2011-12

Abu Dhabi: plenty to do

It's the eve of the second Test and I cannot wait for it to start.

Neutral venues

A home away from home

England will host Tests for Pakistan against Australia next summer because of the dangerous security situation