Pakistan news

'We need to improve a lot' - Misbah

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has called the results of the South Africa series a disappointment and accepted that his team needed significant improvements

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ICC news

De Villiers joins Amla at the top of ODI rankings

AB de Villiers has joined Hashim Amla at the top of the ICC ODI rankings following an excellent series with the bat against Pakistan, which South Africa won 3-2

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South Africa v Pakistan, 4th ODI, Durban

Batting fightbacks on 'slow pitch' please Misbah, de Villiers

South Africa's AB de Villiers said the conditions at Kingsmead weren't that "difficult" to deal with, but losing set batsmen at the wrong time cost the team some runs

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South Africa v Pakistan, 4th ODI, Durban

Injured Smith unlikely for Benoni decider

Graeme Smith is unlikely to play a part in the fifth and final ODI against Pakistan in Benoni on Sunday due a recurrence of an ankle injury during South Africa's defeat in the fourth ODI in Durban

South Africa v Pakistan, 4th ODI, Durban

South African concerns over Kingsmead again

Ahead of the crucial fourth ODI, South Africa's management appears a little worried about the 'subcontinental' wicket in Durban, but AB de Villiers has said he was not the "kind of guy who worries about stuff like that"