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Afridi to retire from ODIs after World Cup
Pakistan all-rounder will continue to play Twenty20s until the 2016 World T20, eyes 8,000-run mark in ODIs.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2014 13:05 GMT
Kiwis draw level after close finish
Younis Khan's ton in vain as New Zealand defend 299 to win the fourth ODI and draw level in the series.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2014 08:48 GMT
Pakistan hammer NZ to take series lead
Shehzad hits ton, Afridi scores quickfire 55 and takes three wickets as New Zealand are routed by 147 runs in third ODI.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2014 18:46 GMT
Afridi returns as Pakistan's T20 captain
All-rounder will lead side in the format until 2016; Misbah-ul-Haq retains Test and ODI captaincy, according to the PCB.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 10:54 GMT
'Imperative to have Afridi as captain'
Former Pakistan players want Shahid Afridi to replace Misbah-ul-Haq as Pakistan's ODI captain after team's poor show.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 14:02 GMT
Pakistan's fightback stuns Sri Lanka
Sohaib Maqsood, Fawad Alam hit half-centuries and take Pakistan to an unlikely opening-ODI win over Sri Lanka.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2014 14:07 GMT
Ind-Pak cricket awaits a new chapter
Arch-rivals to meet in the 2014 World Twenty20 but can this marquee cricket clash be regarded as 'just another match'?
Last updated: 19 Mar 2014 18:41 GMT
I'm predicting an India-Pakistan final
Form, history and conditions favour subcontinent sides in the 2014 World Twenty20 but do not rule out the West Indies.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2014 12:10 GMT
With Twenty20 supremacy at stake
The fifth edition of the ICC World Twenty20 starts in Bangladesh with plenty of firepower and crash-bang promised.
Last updated: 15 Mar 2014 14:51 GMT
Misguided patriotism and India-Pakistan cricket
Controversy over Kashmiri students who cheered for Pakistan and faced sedition charges, highlights perversity in sport.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2014 06:21 GMT
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