• Shakib, Sabbir fifties crush Pakistan

    April 25, 2015 , By Agencies

    DHAKA - A maiden ODI series win, and whitewash, over Pakistan. And now a maiden T20 triumph against the same team. Bangladesh have dominated the limited-overs leg of this tour, and added to that narrative with a seven-wicket thrashing in Mirpur.A haphazard batting performance left the onus on the Pakistan bowling again. With only 141 to defend ...

  • Pakistan hope Zimbabwe is first step out of wilderness

    April 25, 2015 , By AFP

    KARACHI - Deserted grounds, deprived fans and falling standards -- Pakistan has suffered badly from six years without hosting international cricket, but Zimbabwe's planned tour next month could restore hope. On March 3, 2009, Pakistani cricket suffered a cruel blow when the bus carrying the Sri Lankan Test team was attacked by militants near ...

  • Snubbed Maxwell eyes county cricket to fuel Test bid

    April 25, 2015 , By Reuters

    MELBOURNE - Explosive Australia batsman Glenn Maxwell is eyeing a stint in English county cricket to further his test ambitions after missing out on a place in the tour squads for the Caribbean and England. Maxwell scored 324 runs at an average of 64.80 in Australia's triumphant World Cup campaign and had hoped his performances might have led to a ...