Tough road ahead for Pakistan

Quite a few days have passed since the Sydney debacle. However, the backlash from Pakistan continues unabated. And expectedly so, as the Pakistan cricket team made a mockery of the Test at Sydney. This was not the first time they had committed hara-kiri of such magnitude, and definitely won’t be the last. But, it was […]

Pakistan crumble…yet again

At the beginning of the fourth day of the Sydney Test, everyone was aware that only a miracle could help Australia win from the precarious position they found themselves in. The only positive they had in front of them was the fact that they had Pakistan as the opposition. If there is one team in […]

Kaneria strikes put Pak in command

Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria produced a magnificent spell of 4/117 as his side looked set to trounce Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground and draw level in the series after the embarrassment at Melbourne. When stumps were drawn on day three, the home side were struggling at 286 for the loss of 8 wickets, a […]

Pakistan need to show some fight

The Boxing Day Test between Australia and Pakistan was disappointingly a dampener with one side – Australia – being completely in control and the other – Pakistan – always catching up, but only lagging behind. It was hardly surprising then that the Asian side looked completely disillusioned in the match. While, it is true that […]