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Yasir Shah out of Ireland, England Tests

Apr 9, 2018: Pakistan legspinner will miss the Ireland and England tours after being ruled out for 10 weeks with a hip injury - and that will also disturb Derbyshire as they plan their T20 strategy

Umar Farooq

Hobart Hurricanes v Brisbane Heat, Hobart, January 15, 2018

Wristspin becomes BBL must-have

Jan 15, 2018: The success of legspinners in this year's Big Bash, from part-timers to franchise veterans, means that everyone wants one in their side

Jarrod Kimber

Melbourne Stars v Brisbane Beat, BBL 2017-18, Melbourne

McCullum, Lynn hand Stars third straight loss

Jan 2, 2018: The Bash Brothers finished the job but it was Brisbane Heat's spin twins - Mitchell Swepson and Yasir Shah - who laid the platform for Melbourne Stars' nine-wicket defeat

The Report by Alex Malcolm in Melbourne

Big Bash League 2017-18

Brisbane Heat sign Yasir Shah

Nov 15, 2017: Brisbane Heat have signed the legspinner as a replacement player for this season's Big Bash League, owing to Shadab Khan's potential international commitments

ESPNcricinfo staff

Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Dubai, day 2

'Tired' Yasir not interested in records

Oct 7, 2017: Yasir Shah has continued to be play the role of both workhorse as well as strike bowler ever since Pakistan started playing three fast bowlers more often

Osman Samiuddin in Abu Dhabi

Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Dubai, 2nd day

Sri Lanka in control after Karunaratne 196

Oct 7, 2017: Yasir Shah becomes first spinner to take five-fors in five successive Tests but Pakistan have a mountain to climb in the pink-ball Test

The Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando

Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Abu Dhabi, 5th day, October 2, 2017

Herath's 400th wicket seals dramatic victory for Sri Lanka

Oct 2, 2017: Pakistan lost a Test match in Abu Dhabi for the first time, as 16 wickets fell on a nail-biting final day on which Rangana Herath became the first left-arm spinner to break the 400 barrier

The Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando

Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Abu Dhabi, 2nd day

'We went in with our strength' - Azhar Mahmood

Sep 29, 2017: Despite Yasir Shah bowling a career-high 57 overs in Abu Dhabi's heat and humidity, Pakistan do not regret going into the first Test with only one specialist spinner

Osman Samiuddin in Abu Dhabi

Pakistan cricket

What Younis said to Yasir in Dominica

Sep 28, 2017: Yasir Shah talks about the drama of the climax of that famous Dominica Test, which sealed Pakistan's first series win in the Caribbean

Osman Samiuddin

Pakistan v Sri Lanka 2017-18

Pakistan look to Sohail, Salahuddin in post-MisYou era

Sep 23, 2017: The pair are likely to be the first batsmen to attempt filling the gap left by Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan's retirements in the upcoming Tests against Sr Lanka, even as Pakistan have bolstered their bowling with the inclusion of uncapped fast bowler Mir

Umar Farooq

Caribbean Premier League 2017

Yasir Shah joins Trinbago Knight Riders

Sep 7, 2017: The franchise is gunning for its second CPL title, and will play Guyana Amazon Warriors in the second qualifier on Thursday

ESPNcricinfo staff

Worcestershire v Kent, Specsavers Championship Div Two, New Road, Day 4

Clarke and Mitchell stun Kent with 399 run-chase

Jun 22, 2017: Joe Clarke sealed back-to-back centuries as he and Daryl Mitchell powered Worcestershire to the victory that lifts them into the Specsavers County Championship Division Two promotion places

ECB Reporters Network

County news

Kent add Yasir Shah to promotion challenge

Jun 5, 2017: Kent have signed Pakistan bowler Yasir Shah, the world's top-ranked Test legspinner, for four Specsavers County Championship matches in an effort to energise their promotion challenge

ESPNcricinfo staff

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

Chase left stranded in dramatic send-off to Misbah, Younis

May 14, 2017: Roston Chase was left stranded on 101 as Pakistan wrapped up their first ever series win in the West Indies with just six balls left to play

The Report by Danyal Rasool

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

West Indies fight despite Yasir's three-for

May 12, 2017: Jason Holder and Shane Dowrich kept West Indies from disintegrating in the last hour of an engrossing but slow-moving day, finishing up at 218 for five, still trailing Pakistan by 158 runs

The Report by Danyal Rasool

West Indies v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Bridgetown, 4th day

Yasir six-for edges Pakistan ahead on testing day

May 3, 2017: Shai Hope battled to a gritty 90, leading West Indies into a handy lead, before Yasir Shah claimed another six-wicket haul to push Pakistan ahead on an attritional fourth day

The Report by Danyal Rasool

West Indies v Pakistan, 1st Test, Kingston, 5th day

Pacers, Yasir spur Pakistan to victory

Apr 25, 2017: Yasir Shah's ninth Test five-for hastened West Indies' second-innings collapse that gave Pakistan a seven-wicket win in Kingston

The Report by Danyal Rasool

Lahore Qalanders v Peshawar Zalmi, PSL 2017, Dubai

Peshawar hobble past Lahore in low-scoring thriller

Feb 12, 2017: Peshawar Zalmi bowled out Lahore Qalanders for a PSL record low of 59, then nearly fluffed the chase before scraping across the line by three wickets in Dubai

The Report by Danyal Rasool

Test bowling nominees

Broad wrecks, Herath befuddles

Jan 10, 2017: Sharp spin, searing swing and more in our pick of the best Test bowling performances of 2016

Karthik Krishnaswamy

Australia v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Sydney, 2nd day

Yasir suffers low-grade hamstring strain

Jan 4, 2017: A low-grade hamstring strain limited Yasir Shah's bowling on the second day of the SCG Test

Osman Samiuddin in Sydney
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