Latest Cricket News Updates http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com Latest news from m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com (c)m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com en-gb Wed 01 Apr 2020 PCB sacks Sarfaraz Ahmed as Test and T20 captain elevates Azhar Ali and Babar Azam to respective posts http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/ssGcu015kR_drh-sevawcirc/pcb-sacks-sarfaraz-ahmed-as-test-and-t20-captain-elevates-azhar-ali-and-babar-azam-to-respective-posts.html The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has sacked its veteran wicket-keeper batsman Sarfaraz Ahmed as captain of both the Test and T20I side. PCB sacks Sarfaraz Ahmed as Test and T20 captain, elevates Azhar Ali and Babar Azam to respective posts http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/LsN6XLgMt0_drh-sevawcirc/pcb-sacks-sarfaraz-ahmed-as-test-and-t20-captain-elevates-azhar-ali-and-babar-azam-to-respective-posts.html The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has sacked its veteran wicket-keeper batsman Sarfaraz Ahmed as captain of both the Test and T20I side. Not only that, owing to his consistent ‘poor form’, Sarfaraz has also been dropped as player from both the Test and T20I teams. While Azhar Ali has been appointed captain for the Test matches, Babar Azam will lead the team in the T20Is. Azhar Ali quits as Pakistan ODI skipper http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/F9ezc6q0e6_drh-sevawcirc/azhar-ali-quits-as-pakistan-odi-skipper.html Under pressure Azhar Ali has stepped down as captain of the Pakistan one-day team. Azhar was in charge of the team as they crashed to a 1-4 defeat in Australia. Wicket-keeper batsman Sarfraz Ahmed will be Pakistan's new ODI skipper. Sydney ODI preview: Australia’s chance to seal series http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/8RW1tgmVgn_drh-sevawcirc/sydney-odi-preview-australias-chance-to-seal-series.html Pakistan’s impressive win in the second one-dayer at the MCG had raised hopes of a tight contest. But, with two games remaining in the series, Australia are 2-1 up, and a victory at Sydney on Sunday, will give them the series with a match in hand Australia vs Pakistan Tests: Top performers http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/ZvqBvus4yT_drh-sevawcirc/australia-vs-pakistan-tests-top-performers.html Australia whitewashed Pakistan 3-0 in the Test series that concluded on Saturday. As the result proves, the hosts were completely dominant. Here’s a look at the top performers in the series. Expectedly, most of them are from Australia Flashback 2016: Top 5 run-getters and wicket-takers in Tests http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/fVnPPCeCuJ_drh-sevawcirc/flashback-2016-top-5-run-getters-and-wicket-takers-in-tests.html With 2016 drawing to a close, CricWaves takes a look back at the top five run-getters and wicket-takers in the year, in Tests Stats: Azhar, Warner dominate Day 3 at Melbourne http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/vzRPlIRGCy_drh-sevawcirc/stats-azhar-warner-dominate-day-3-at-melbourne.html Pakistan’s Azhar Ali and Australia’s David Warner dominated the third day’s play at Melbourne as part of the Boxing Day Test. Here are some interesting stats at the end of the third day’s play Hamilton Test preview: Misbah-less Pakistan hope for parity http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/aW1Qr1JTr6_drh-sevawcirc/hamilton-test-preview-misbah-less-pakistan-hope-for-parity.html Pakistan will have their task cut out when they face hosts New Zealand in the second and final Test of the series beginning in Hamilton on Friday Awesome Foursome: Pakistan’s Test triple centurions http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/pTSZfAQO17_drh-sevawcirc/awesome-foursome-pakistans-test-triple-centurions.html Azhar Ali became Pakistan’s fourth triple centurion when he made 302 not out against West Indies in the first Test of the ongoing series at Dubai