The left-arm spinner jumps 33 places after picking up nine wickets in the three-match T20 series against the Windies.
India’s Supreme Court lashes out at the BCCI for not complying with its directives on reforms in the cricketing body.
Another victory in the ongoing three-match series against NZ will see India dismiss Pakistan from the number one spot.
“The game plan from Pakistan has been to have slow wickets to bowl a lot of spin and have very big boundaries.”
“If they had taken the catches off his bowling we would have seen a better Mohammad Amir,” says the West Indies great.
"If future is with day-night Tests, then we have to play it more often and start embracing it quickly," says Misbah.
Azhar Ali retained as skipper, Sarfraz Ahmad to be vice captain.
Players who have breached the code will now also accumulate “Demerit Points”, which can see repeat offenders suspended.
“On their day, they can demolish any opposition, and we are wary of that challenge,” says the Windies leg-spinner.
Shahid Afridi has asked PCB to allow him to play a match in the series against West Indies.
Umar Akmal had been overlooked on 'disciplinary grounds' since the World T20 in India earlier this year.
Pakistan achieved number-one Test ranking for the first time since the current rankings system was introduced in 2003.
Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif registered 100-run opening stand hitting 17 boundaries in the first 10 overs.
Kraigg Brathwaite gets call up for ODI squad, T20 call-ups for Rovman Powell, Pooran.
A 103-run stand between Stokes and Bairstow brought England back into the match after they were reduced to four for 72.
“They may go on to score more than 444 in the remaining two matches,” says the former Pakistan captain.
A 10th-wicket partnership of 76 runs between Mohammad Amir and Yasir Shah helped Pakistan avoid a heavier defeat.
Towering fast Irfan to replace opener and all-rounder Hafeez in third ODI against England.
The middle order batsman scored 89 off 105 balls to help England achieve the target of 252 runs set by the visitors.
In his blog for Cricket Australia, Misbah says the then PCB chairman Ijaz Butt did not have many options.