Pakistan tour of Australia, 2019

Ian Chappell Blasts Pakistan After Another Series Defeat In Australia

Ian Chappell Blasts Pakistan After Another Series Defeat In Australia

Ian Chappell, Australia's former skipper, has lashed out at Pakistan after they succumbed to yet another series defeat Down Under earlier this week. They have recently concluded 48-run defeat in the Day-Night Test in Adelaide as Australia clinched the series 2-0. Courtesy this defeat, Pakistan cricket team has extended their…
David Warner Reveals How Tim Paine gave him three extra minutes for 'A Massive Achievement'

David Warner Reveals How Tim Paine gave him three extra minutes for 'A Massive Achievement'

David Warner has revealed that Australia Captain Tim Paine had extended a predetermined cut-off time for the innings to allow the opener to pass the 334-run record jointly held by Donald Bradman and Mark Taylor as the nation's second-highest Test score. The agreed time to end Australia's innings against Pakistan was…
735 Still Not Out: David Warner meets Brian Lara After Triple Century against Pakistan

735 Still Not Out: David Warner meets Brian Lara After Triple Century against Pakistan

It has been a week since Australia’s player David Warner performed outstandingly against Pakistan. The left-handed opener registered his maiden triple century in Test cricket in the 2nd Test against Pakistan in Adelaide to help his side to a massive win. In doing so, Warner, who remained unbeaten on 335…
Ex Pakistani Cricketer Faisal Iqbal Slams Imam-Ul-Haq

Ex Pakistani Cricketer Faisal Iqbal Slams Imam-Ul-Haq

Pakistan's cricket team tour of Australia turned out as most had expected. It has been the case of many past tours (0-3 in 1999, 0-3 in 2004, 0-3 in 2009, 0-3 in 2016-17), where more celebrated Pakistan sides’ turned up on Australian shores and by the time the series ended,…
Michael Vaughan Reveals Name Of The ‘Only’ Team That Can Beat Australia On Home Soil

Michael Vaughan Reveals Name Of The ‘Only’ Team That Can Beat Australia On Home Soil

After Australia defeated Pakistan by an innings and 48 runs in the second Test at Adelaide Oval, former England captain Michael Vaughan claimed that only India is capable of defeating Aussies on their home soil. Tim Paine and his team recorded a comprehensive victory in the pink-ball Test to win the series…
Candice Warner Uses Mahatma Gandhi's Quotation After David's Achievement Against Pakistan

Candice Warner Uses Mahatma Gandhi's Quotation After David's Achievement Against Pakistan

On Saturday, David Warner scored an epic knock of 335 against Pakistan in the ongoing Day-Night Test. Warner's knock ensured that his team maintained a stranglehold over Pakistan in the 2-Test match series, which they are already leading 1-0. Candice Warner praises David Warner on his achievement with Gandhi's quote: While Australian…
Steve Smith Pulls Off An Impressive Catch In The Adelaide Test

Steve Smith Pulls Off An Impressive Catch In The Adelaide Test

In the day-night Test match, Australia has tightened their grip over Pakistan at the Adelaide Oval, thanks to the efforts of Marnus Labuschagne and David Warner with the bat and Mitchell Starc with the ball. After declaring their first innings on 589/3, Australia has managed to grab a 287-run lead…
AUSTRALIA VS PAKISTAN: Pakistan Player Is Trolled By Iceland Cricket

AUSTRALIA VS PAKISTAN: Pakistan Player Is Trolled By Iceland Cricket

Imam-ul-Haq failed to perform after being included in Pakistan's playing XI for the ongoing second Test against Australia at The Adelaide Oval. Replacing Haris Sohail in the side, Imam failed to repay the faith shown in him by the team management and only managed scores of 2 and 0 in…

"Rohit Sharma can break Brian Lara’s record of highest Test score": David Warner

David Warner was looking to break Brian Lara’s record of the highest Test score on Saturday. Since Lara has scored his knock of 400 against England in 2004, not many have come close to breaking it. However, Warner was looking well on his way to eclipsing that record during his…
Mickey Arthur's Bold Prediction On Babar Azam Comes True

Mickey Arthur's Bold Prediction On Babar Azam Comes True

Pakistan's cricket team is undergoing a horrifying tour of Australia where their inexperienced bowling attack and misfiring batting-unit has come under the scanner against a competent cricket team. One of the few heartening things to have come out for Pakistan from this tour was the making of the Test batsman…
Warner grabs his Triple Century; Breaks several Records

Warner grabs his Triple Century; Breaks several Records

Australia opening batsman David Warner achieved his first triple century in Test cricket during the second day of the day-night Test against Pakistan in Adelaide. Warner took 389 balls to grab his first triple-ton in the longest format of the game. He is the seventh Australian cricketer to score a…
Steve Smith breaks 73-year-old record, achieved 7000 Test Series Runs

Steve Smith breaks 73-year-old record, achieved 7000 Test Series Runs

Steve Smith has achieved another milestone to his remarkable international career, breaking a 73-year record in becoming the fastest player to 7,000 Test runs on day two of the second Domain Test against Pakistan at the Adelaide Oval. He began the match where the team was in need of just…
Two Australian Openers Were Caught Playing Hand Game

Two Australian Openers Were Caught Playing Hand Game

On Friday, Australian openers David Warner and Joe Burns were caught playing a hand game of rock paper scissors before going out to bat in the middle on the first day of the second Test against Pakistan. Cricket.com.au has posted a video on Twitter which shows David Warner and Joe…
Know How Warner, Labuschagne Helped Australia Reach A Strong Position

Know How Warner, Labuschagne Helped Australia Reach A Strong Position

In a rain-curtailed session, David Warner on (72*) and Marnus Labuschagne on (60*) continued to place the groundwork for a respectable score as Australia reached 139 for 1 at dinner on the Day 1 of the pink-ball Test against Pakistan in Adelaide on Friday (November 29). When the game resumed…
Mohammad Abbas Is Recalled By Pakistan For Their 2nd Test Match Against Australia

Mohammad Abbas Is Recalled By Pakistan For Their 2nd Test Match Against Australia

After suffering an innings defeat in the series opener at The Gabba, Pakistan is likely to bring in opener Imam-ul-Haq and fast bowler Mohammad Abbas for the Day-Night Test, starting Friday at Adelaide Oval. For the Day and Night Test match against Australia, Pakistan has considered paceman bowler Mohammad Abbas.…

"Only difference is different color" : Australia coach Justin Langer

Australia will take on Pakistan in their second Test of the series which is a Day-Night game. Team Australia head coach Justin Langer said a return to Pink Ball match is about an evolution rather than a revolution. The second Test match will be starting on Friday. Australia will have two back-to-back Tests…
Yasir Shah Shares The Chat Of An Indian Taxi driver

Yasir Shah Shares The Chat Of An Indian Taxi driver

Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah shared an encounter he and his teammates' had with an Indian taxi driver in Brisbane that won the hearts of many on the internet. In a video shared by the Pakistan Cricket Board on Facebook, Shah recounts how they met the cab driver and how he ended…
Steve Smith :

Steve Smith : "Always Punish Myself When I Get No Runs"

After going through a one year ban, Steve Smith made a roaring comeback to Test cricket as he scored an impressive run of 774  at an average of 110.57 in the Ashes series this year. After the end of the 1st Test against Pakistan on Sunday, Smith punished himself by…
Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test: Marnus Labuschagne's Maiden Test Hundred Helps Australia Dominate Pakistan

Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test: Marnus Labuschagne's Maiden Test Hundred Helps Australia Dominate Pakistan

The 1st Test between Australia and Pakistan took place at Gabba, Brisbane. After a brilliant start on Day 1, Australia gave a tough fight to the Pakistan players. David Warner made a mark with his batting, scoring 154 runs in 296 balls that helped Australia to head for a big…
Azam, Rizwan help Pakistan in its fightback

Azam, Rizwan help Pakistan in its fightback

Pakistan fought back and continued the match even after centurion Babar Azam got dismissed by resisting the Australian attack. After losing two wickets in successive overs at the start of the day, it only seemed like a matter of time for Pakistan to be chased out and face defeat. But…
'Wonder How Many Restaurants Imran Khan Has Got Kicked Out Of?' Australian Commentators Tease His Namesake

'Wonder How Many Restaurants Imran Khan Has Got Kicked Out Of?' Australian Commentators Tease His Namesake

After Australia and Pakistan started playing the first Test at Gabba, the men in green were given a tough time by the hosts. On day one, Pakistan had won the toss and chose to bat first.  Only Asad Shafiq managed to score a half-century with 76 runs in 134 balls.…
AUSTRALIA VS PAKISTAN 1ST TEST MATCH: David Warner's One Man Show Dominates 2nd Days' Play

AUSTRALIA VS PAKISTAN 1ST TEST MATCH: David Warner's One Man Show Dominates 2nd Days' Play

The 1st Test match between Australia and Pakistan, which is being held at Gabba, Brisbane, saw Australia posting 312 for the loss of one wicket in 87 overs. Pakistan had earlier scored 240 runs in 86.2 overs for the loss of 10 wickets. Australia now leads with 72 runs. Australian…
Pakistan Vs Australia: David Warner Got A Second Chance Due To Naseem Shah's

Pakistan Vs Australia: David Warner Got A Second Chance Due To Naseem Shah's "No Ball"

Naseem Shah almost got rewarded for sweating it out in the Brisbane sun but stepping out of the line proved costly for him and his team. Shah got the wicket of David Warner forcing him to play a delivery away from his body leading to an outside edge on Day…
Rizwan's Unfortunate Dismissal Attracts Widespread Criticism

Rizwan's Unfortunate Dismissal Attracts Widespread Criticism

Mohammed Rizwan, Pakistani batsman, dismissal in the first test match between Australia and Pakistan in Brisbane came in for criticism. The batsman was ruled caught behind despite the replays showing the bowler Pat Cummins had overstepped. This incident took place in the 55th over when Mohammed Rizwan nicked Cummins to…
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Steve Smith says, "He's Half My Age," As Pakistan Consider Test Debut For Naseem Shah

At only 16 years, Pakistani Player Naseem Shah, who is mourning his mother’s death last week, was welcomed into the team. Pakistan believes that the express bowling impact of Naseem could be a match-winner in the opening Test against Australia. Starting on Thursday at the Gabba in Brisbane, Naseem impressed…
Pakistan Disintegrates Against Australia After Steady Opening Stand

Pakistan Disintegrates Against Australia After Steady Opening Stand

Australia's bowlers wrenched momentum from Pakistan striking back with full force after lunch to pick up as many as five wickets. Pakistan was playing steadily at 75/0 before one wicket enticed a flurry of them as they slipped to 78/4 in no time, showing why they're called mercurial, to go…
Aus Vs Pak 1st Test Preview - Mighty Aussies To Take On New Pakistan Bunch

Aus Vs Pak 1st Test Preview - Mighty Aussies To Take On New Pakistan Bunch

The first test clash between Australia and Pakistan is going to be at Gabba, Brisbane between November 21-25 and the match will be going to start at 10 AM (local time) every day. Although the pitch is favorable for the batting, there is something in it for the pace bowlers.…
Peter Siddle Waits For His Turn In Test Cricket

Peter Siddle Waits For His Turn In Test Cricket

Peter Siddle says " He's not yet given up hope of a recall to the Test side". The 34 years Australian Pacer is hoping for a test return. Siddle has been dropped for the test against Pakistan and he was a part of Ashes earlier. He has not played a…
Smith  Apologizes To His Teammates For Dissent

Smith Apologizes To His Teammates For Dissent

On Sunday, Steven Smith, the former captain of Australian, has apologized to his teammates for copping a dissent charge during the Sheffield Shield game featuring New South Wales and Western Australia. Following a ball-tampering scandal last year, Steven Smith and David Warner were found to be involved in the sandpaper…
Mushtaq Ahmed Leads The Race To Become Pakistan’s Spin Bowling Consultant

Mushtaq Ahmed Leads The Race To Become Pakistan’s Spin Bowling Consultant

Mushtaq Ahmed, who was considered one of the best wrist-spinners in the world during his time, had a wonderful career with Pakistan. The leg-break bowler scalped 161 wickets in 144 games for Pakistan in ODIs. With the red-ball, too, he managed to showcase his strength. In 52 tests for Pakistan,…
James Pattinson Suspended From First Test Against Pakistan

James Pattinson Suspended From First Test Against Pakistan

James Pattinson, the fast bowler of Australia, is ruled out from the first Test squad against Pakistan. On Sunday, he was banned for personal abuse of a player. James Pattinson was found guilty of breaching Cricket Australia's code of conduct while playing against Queensland in Victoria’s Sheffield Shield game last…
Bancroft As Concussion Stand By In The Squad

Bancroft As Concussion Stand By In The Squad

The Australian cricketer Cameron Bancroft's selection for the two tests against Pakistan has generated much debate. In the earlier of this year, he had been dropped after the first two ashes tests in England. And returned in the Sheffield shield were he has scored 57 runs in 6 innings at…
Pucovski Asks Team Australia Not To Consider Him For Test Selection

Pucovski Asks Team Australia Not To Consider Him For Test Selection

On Tuesday, batsman Will Pucovski, Victoria’s batsman, has reported his mental issues to the team management. The 21-year-old cricketer has also requested the Australia Cricket Association to not consider him for Test selection against Pakistan due to his mental health condition and the team management has agreed that he could…
Ahmed Shehzad Asks Critics To Not Compare Him With Umar Akmal

Ahmed Shehzad Asks Critics To Not Compare Him With Umar Akmal

The recent performances of Ahmed Shehzad have added more roadblocks for him to cement a spot in the national side. After a string of disappointing batting, displays have affected the right-hander, he has pleaded his critics to not beat him with the same stick as they did with compatriot Umar…
After Pakistan's T20I Series Loss In Australia, Sarfaraz Ahmed Gives His Take On Babar Azam's Captaincy

After Pakistan's T20I Series Loss In Australia, Sarfaraz Ahmed Gives His Take On Babar Azam's Captaincy

Sarfaraz Ahmed, the former cricketer of Pakistan, was sacked as the captain of the national side. Because of his poor performances and failure as the captain, Sarfaraz was replaced by Azhar Ali. Pakistan Cricket Board handed over the captaincy to Azhar Ali. Meanwhile, Babar Azam was appointed as the new…
Rashid Latif Wants Three Newcomers To Play In The 3rd T20I In Pakistan

Rashid Latif Wants Three Newcomers To Play In The 3rd T20I In Pakistan

Everyone following Pakistan’s men’s cricket must be aware of the fact that their limited-overs opening batsman Fakhar Zaman is going through a torrid time. Though his ODI numbers are good, his T20I results were poor in the recent past. He scored only 110 runs with an average of 9 in…
Justin Langer About Steve Smith - “ Steve’s Greatest Strength Is His Ability To Solve Problems ’’

Justin Langer About Steve Smith - “ Steve’s Greatest Strength Is His Ability To Solve Problems ’’

The Australian coach Justin Langer appreciated Steve Smith’s approach in T20Is. Praising Smith for his impressive knock of 80*, which helped Australia to 1-0 lead in T20I series against Pakistan, he said, in a recent interview, "He played beautifully, we know how good a player he is. He loves batting,…
Pat Cummins Rested For Perth T20I

Pat Cummins Rested For Perth T20I

Pat Cummins will miss the final T20I against Pakistan so that he gets adequate rest and time to prepare for the upcoming series of Tests. The pacer did not join the team, which traveled from Canberra to Perth, but went to Sydney instead. According to the Sydney Morning Herald, he…
Steve Smith Continues His Good Form - Guides Australia To A 1-0 Lead In The Series

Steve Smith Continues His Good Form - Guides Australia To A 1-0 Lead In The Series

During the 2nd T20 between Australia and Pakistan, Aussie ex-captain Steve Smith played an anchoring role for the side and scored a match-winning knock of 80 runs in just 51 balls which included 11 fours and a six. At the 2nd T20 match at Manuka Oval in Canberra, Pakistan had…
Fans Conviced That Babar Azam Is The Perfect Substitute For Sarfaraz Ahmed

Fans Conviced That Babar Azam Is The Perfect Substitute For Sarfaraz Ahmed

Although the first T20I between Pakistan and Australia’s hosts ended without a result on Sunday, Green Army fans did not stop praising their newly appointed skipper Babar Azam for showing grit in the Sydney Cricket Ground series opening. After a poor display at home against Sri Lanka, Azam and Co.…
David Warner Guides Australia To 3-0 Sweep

David Warner Guides Australia To 3-0 Sweep

Australia 3 for 145 (Warner 57*) beat Sri Lanka 6 for 142 (Perera 57) by seven wickets Australia's experienced campaigners led by David Warner, Aaron Finch, and Pat Cummins were once again clinical at home to beat Sri Lanka 3-0. They held Sri Lanka to a total of 6 for…

Player Role
Azhar Ali (Captain) Bat
Abid Ali Bat
Asad Shafiq Bat
Babar Azam Bat
Imam-ul-Haq Bat
Haris Sohail All
Iftikhar Ahmed All
Shan Masood All
Kashif Bhatti All
Mohammad Rizwan Wkb
Mohammad Abbas Bowl
Muhammad Musa Bowl
Shaheen Afridi Bowl
Yasir Shah Bowl
Imran Khan Bowl
Naseem Shah Bowl
Player Role
Marcus Harris Bat
Joe Burns Bat
Usman Khawaja Bat
Will Pucovski Bat
Travis Head All
Michael Neser All
Jhye Richardson All
Alex Carey(Captain) Wkb
Cameron Bancroft Wkb
Sean Abbott Bowl
Riley Meredith Bowl
Player Role
David Warner Bat
Steven Smith Bat
Joe Burns Bat
Travis Head All
Marnus Labuschagne All
Michael Neser All
Tim Paine(Captain) Wkb
Matthew Wade Wkb
Cameron Bancroft Wkb
Pat Cummins Bowl
Josh Hazlewood Bowl
Nathan Lyon Bowl
James Pattinson Bowl
Mitchell Starc Bowl
Player Role
Jake Carder Bat
Matthew Spoors Bat
Jonathan Merlo All
Bradley Hope All
Jake Doran(Captain) Wkb
Jayden Goodwin Bowl
Tim Oakley Bowl
Daniel Drew Bowl
David Grant Bowl
Mitchell Perry Bowl
Lloyd Pope Bowl
Tom O Connell Bowl
Player Role
Aaron Finch(Captain) Bat
Steven Smith Bat
David Warner Bat
Glenn Maxwell All
Ashton Turner All
Ashton Agar All
Alex Carey Wkb
Ben McDermott Wkb
Pat Cummins Bowl
Kane Richardson Bowl
Billy Stanlake Bowl
Mitchell Starc Bowl
Adam Zampa Bowl
Sean Abbott Bowl
Player Role
Babar Azam(Captain) Bat
Imam-ul-Haq Bat
Fakhar Zaman Bat
Asif Ali Bat
Khushdil Shah Bat
Haris Sohail All
Iftikhar Ahmed All
Usman Qadir All
Imad Wasim All
Shadab Khan All
Mohammad Rizwan Wkb
Mohammad Amir Bowl
Mohammad Hasnain Bowl
Wahab Riaz Bowl
Muhammad Musa Bowl
Mohammad Irfan Bowl
Player Role
Jake Fraser Bat
Mackenzie Harvey Bat
Chris Lynn(Captain) Bat
Alex Ross Bat
Will Sutherland All
Nathan McSweeney All
Baxter Holt Wkb
Ben Dwarshuis Bowl
Mickey Edwards Bowl
Daniel Fallins Bowl
Cameron Green Bowl
Lloyd Pope Bowl