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Oct 27, 2013: Faf du Plessis was fined for using a zipper to change the condition of the ball, while Afridi was banned for biting it. Why the double standard?
Oct 15, 2013: What are the PCB and the regional cricket associations doing about the near-disastrous state of the game in the country? Next to nothing
Sep 14, 2013: Does Mohammad Hafeez deserve to be in the Test side? Who after Misbah? What is Whatmore doing? Does the board have a plan to safeguard the future?
Jul 24, 2013: West Indies can be an unpredictable and volatile side. And Pakistanis love them for it
Jun 14, 2013: Pakistan have always looked wistfully at the batting riches produced across the border
Jun 7, 2013: The team return to the country of their previous scandals, but things look rosier now as Pakistan aim to win the Champions Trophy for the first time
May 6, 2013: All these years after he retired, we're still seeing his legacy play out in Pakistan cricket
Mar 26, 2013: The tour of South Africa was disappointing, not least because of perplexing selections and an out-of-sorts top order
Feb 14, 2013: They've always had the bowlers to take 20 wickets, but not the batsmen to set imposing totals
Feb 5, 2013: There does seem to be a market, and sufficient interest, in a T20 league in Pakistan, but the PCB's defensive mindset is not helping
Jan 24, 2013: The team has never won a series in South Africa, but this set of players has good reason to believe that they can reverse the trend
Jan 8, 2013: Their victories in India may have set the ball rolling for future bilaterals between the teams, but Pakistan's selection worries remain ahead of the South Africa tour
Dec 1, 2012: Imran Khan, now 60, was as complete a cricketer as one could be, but excelling in one field (or even two) wasn't enough for him
Sep 29, 2012: T20 is anyone's game, but statistically the odds are with Pakistan in the international version, and they could well go all the way in Sri Lanka
Sep 10, 2012: His only competition was Vernon Philander, and the numbers show Ajmal has done better
India v Pakistan, ICC U-19 World Cup, quarter-final, Townsville
Aug 21, 2012: Pakistan didn't produce a win against India for their supporters, but they didn't give in without a fight
Jul 24, 2012: If you use the sport to promote better relations between India and Pakistan, you're going about it backwards
Jun 25, 2012: You forgot to read the fine print, didn't you?
Jun 11, 2012: Shahid Afridi's on-field persona and off-field drama have distracted us from the fact that he is essentially a game-changing wristspinner
Jun 1, 2012: Pakistan will aim to reverse the fortunes from their last trip to Sri Lanka, where they are headed now with a coach who shares a past with the island
Martin Crowe: How the top eight teams stack up ahead of the World Cup, plus predictions for the knockouts
Mukul Kesavan: What sort of cricketing culture sees conflict of interest as normal? The answer lies in the history of cricket administration in India
Australia are expectedly No. 1. Who takes silver? By Bishen Jeswant
Couch Talk: West Indies batsman Kraigg Brathwaite on his mental approach, and his captaincy ambitions
Beige Brigade: The boys feel smug about how good New Zealand are looking before the World Cup, and discuss their dislike for certain Australian players
The out-of-form Shikhar Dhawan still has the backing of his captain, but there's no denying his slump has arrived at an inconvenient time for India and his technical issues have to be sorted out before they attempt to defend the World Cup
India's batting is going the way of their bowling in Australia, and they need get their order sorted before the World Cup
And one that will be the same. A look at what has changed since 2011
Kevin Pietersen's rubbishing of many aspiring English county professionals brings to mind the belief of Miss Piggy that "there is no one in the world to compare with moi"
It seems Virat Kohli is to not bat before the 12th or 13th over to strengthen the middle and the lower middle order. It suggests a lack of confidence in what was supposed to be India's strength in their title defence: their batting
How the top eight teams stack up ahead of the World Cup, plus predictions for the knockouts
Australia are expectedly No. 1. Who takes silver?