For the world's most inconsistent team, the last thing you want to tinker with too much is a settled combination.
While Pakistani cricketers have disappointed, their observers have been just as bad.
Are players with mediocre domestic batting records expected to improve their numbers at the international stage?
When Misbah-ul-Haq launched into a ball from Robin Peterson and sent it sailing into the sight screen at the Sheikh...
January 30th, 1999, Javed Miandad walks out in the balcony and waves at Shahid Khan Afridi to calm down. Miandad is...
The journey of modifying, adapting and reinventing Rafael Nadal has been nothing short of divine.
Misbah has always done well to avoid confrontation. But is it now time to do the unexpected?
Only when I fail in the middle should people point fingers: Faisal Iqbal
Whether he is slow death or Pakistan’s saviour, Misbah appears to be clearly aware of the approach that he has adopted.
In recent times, Pakistan has essentially been fielding four specialist batsmen, a keeper and six specialist bowlers.
"I confess that I wish Virat Kohli was a Pakistani and Shoaib Malik was an Indian."
Expect plenty of fireworks when Pakistan take on the West Indies in the second match of Group 'B'.
When Pakistan play in England there's no shortage of fans and scandals; Misbah will hope there's more of the former.
It will not get easier for the tourists as Ireland will look to cross the finishing line this time.
With the gap in talent and rankings between the two teams, it should be a routine win for Pakistan.
Pakistani batsmen are infamous for collapsing frequently but they cannot expect their bowlers to always save the day.
For Pakistan, the focus against Scotland will be to get the right combination going before the Champions Trophy.
Shahid Afridi played his cricket outside the realm of the game itself and inside the hearts of his fans.
Shahid Afridi was a sensation from day one – he played his cricket outside the realm of the game itself and inside the hearts of his fans.
Nothing less than a series win can decorate Pakistan's chronicle of success in South Africa.