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England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's

What do Pakistan need to do to beat England (or not lose, at least)?

May 23, 2018: Pakistan are a far less experienced side than the one which drew 2-2 in England in 2016

Osman Samiuddin at Lord's

England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's

Azhar Ali and Asad Shafiq are 'big match' players - Mickey Arthur

May 22, 2018: In an era of rebuilding, Pakistan desperately need their two senior batsmen to stand up against England

Osman Samiuddin at Lord's

Leicestershire v Pakistanis, Tour match, Grace Road

Azhar Ali, Fakhar Zaman lead way against modest attack

May 19, 2018: There were half-centuries for Azhar Ali, Fakhar Zaman and Usman Salahuddin as Pakistan enjoyed a gentle workout in Leicester

George Dobell

Northamptonshire v Pakistan, Tour match, 4th day

Run-out adds to Azhar Ali's lean time but Pakistan buoyed by victory

May 7, 2018: Pakistan finally broke the back of Northamptonshire's resistance as Shadab Khan completed a 10-wicket haul and Mohammad Abbas also impressed

Alex Winter at Wantage Road

Pakistan in New Zealand 2017-18

Shehzad dropped, Imad out of NZ ODIs with knee injury

Dec 23, 2017: Mohammad Amir and Azhar Ali are back in the 15-member squad while Ahmed Shehzad has been left out

Umar Farooq

Quaid-e-Azam trophy

Hafeez delays declaration; WAPDA win in four sessions

Dec 6, 2017: Lahore Blues secured victory over Lahore Whites while Umar Akmal's sensational 148 saw UBL beat Fawad Alam's SSGC

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Dubai, 4th day

Pakistan's problems: 'It's kept me awake at night'

Oct 9, 2017: The opening partnership, Babar Azam's form, the middle-order positions and balance of the attack: Mickey Arthur has admitted he has a lengthy list of issues to resolve

Osman Samiuddin

Pakistan v Sri Lanka 2017-18

Imam-ul-Haq called up to Pakistan's ODI squad

Oct 6, 2017: Pakistan have left out former ODI captain Azhar Ali from their squad for the upcoming series against Sri Lanka in the UAE

Umar Farooq

Sri Lanka in UAE 2017-18

Herath can adjust, counter plans against him - Azhar

Oct 4, 2017: Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali admitted that the relative inexperience of the batting line-up was also a factor in their failure to chase down 136 on the final day in Abu Dhabi

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Abu Dhabi, 3rd day, September 30, 2017

Azhar Ali leads Pakistan's crawl towards parity

Sep 30, 2017: Fifties from Pakistan's top three ensured Pakistan edged - very slowly but surely - towards Sri Lanka's imposing first innings total of 419

The Report by Danyal Rasool

Pakistan v Sri Lanka 2017-18

Arthur calls on old heads to helm new dawn

Sep 25, 2017: Pakistan's coach wants Azhar Ali, Asad Shafiq and, to a lesser extent, Babar Azam to take extra responsibility to ease the transition from Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan

Osman Samiuddin in Abu Dhabi

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

Zaman, Ali heroics helps Pakistan clinch Champions Trophy title

Jun 19, 2017: The 180-run margin of victory for Pakistan is the biggest in the final of any ICC ODI event

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India v Pakistan, Champions Trophy, final, The Oval

Zaman feared he would miss final

Jun 18, 2017: He went on to make a matchwinning century, but Fakhar Zaman spent the night before ill in his hotel bed

George Dobell at The Oval

India v Pakistan, Champions Trophy, final, The Oval

Pakistan reward Arthur for keeping the faith

Jun 18, 2017: Trying to predict what happens next is a dangerous business, but the signs are that coach and captain are forging a strong relationship

George Dobell at The Oval

Zaman, Ali help Pakistan storm into Champion's Trophy final

Jun 15, 2017: The duo recorded the highest ever opening stand for Pakistan in the history of Champions Trophy.

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

West Indies cautious after Pakistan's 376

May 11, 2017: On a pitch that posed very little challenges, both teams were content to play cricket of a rather cautious brand

The Report by Danyal Rasool

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

Azhar, Babar fifties blunt West Indies

May 10, 2017: A 120-run stand between Azhar Ali and Babar Azam made it Pakistan's day after they were put in to bat under overcast conditions in the series decider in Roseau

The Report by Danyal Rasool

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

Azhar and Misbah fashion 81-run lead

May 2, 2017: A slow but steady hundred from Azhar Ali and Misbah-ul-Haq's 99 ensured Pakistan tightened their grip over the Bridgetown Test

The report by Danyal Rasool

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

Pakistan hold edge after Azhar Ali fifty

May 1, 2017: Pakistan, by virtue of a resolute 155-run opening partnership, and some sloppy work from West Indies, assumed control of the Bridgetown Test

The Report by Danyal Rasool
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