India vs Pakistan

  • India pip Pakistan 1-0 in football friendly 4 days ago

    Bangalore: Asian Games-bound Indian football team, reduced to 10 men for the last 20 minutes, snatched a 1-0 win against visiting Pakistan in the first of the two friendlies on Sunday. A 46th-minute Robin Singh strike was the only differentiating factor between the two well-matched sides in a pacy and spicy...
  • India to play six bilateral series against Pakistan June 26, 2014

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday said it has signed a binding agreement with the BCCI, in which two countries will play six bilateral series over the next eight years under the new future tours program. The PCB said in a statement from Lahore that it had made extraordinarily...
  • Lahore may host an ODI series later this year: Najam Sethi May 17, 2014

    Karachi: Devoid of any international cricket since the 2009 terror attack on the Sri Lankan team, the Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Najam Sethi is hopeful of an international series in Lahore later this year. "It all depends on how quickly the government is able to erode the terrorist threat. But we...
  • Bilateral hockey series with Pakistan unlikely this year April 8, 2014

    Pakistan might be keen to revive the bilateral hockey series against India this year but Hockey India is not too optimistic about a 2014 date and feels 2015 would be ideal to renew the event between the two neighbouring nations. Top officials of Pakistan Hockey Federation had recently announced separate schedules...
  • The key moments of India's successful run-chase against Pakistan March 21, 2014

    An all-round performance by India ensured a comprehensive seven-wicket victory over their archrivals Pakistan in Mirpur, once again denying their neighbours a victory in World Cups. Here are five key moments of India's run-chase: 1. Dhawan survived an early run-out scare Shikhar Dhawan had a narrow escape in the second over...
  • As it happened: India vs Pakistan, World T20, Match 13 March 21, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) India kept their unbeaten record against Pakistan in World Cups intact as MS Dhoni & Co put up an all-round show to beat the archrivals by 7 wickets. After restricting Pakistan to 130 for 7, India raced home to victory with...
  • World Twenty20: Team India ready for stern Pakistan test March 20, 2014

    The ICC World Twenty20 kicks off on Friday with a mouth-watering clash between India and Pakistan. ...
  • Indo-Pak rivalry has mellowed down now, says MS Dhoni March 20, 2014

    Mirpur: From the days of Javed Miandad and Sachin Tendulkar, India versus Pakistan cricket matches over the years have seen unforgettable moments - a few funny and some controversial. This is one marquee clash that fans from both sides of the border eagerly await as much as the cricketers who are...
  • World T20: Pakistan favourites against batting-heavy India March 21, 2014

    Fans have short memory when the context is India vs Pakistan. The sky may have lit up on the Indian side of the border in all three previous World Twenty20 meetings so far between the two nations, but fresh in the memory will be who inflicted the last wound. An...
  • Warm-up loss could affect Pakistan against India, says Inzamam March 20, 2014

    Karachi: Furious with the Pakistan cricket team after its heavy loss against South Africa in a warm-up match, former captain Inzamam-ul Haq feared the defeat will bog the side down in its much-anticipated World Twenty20 Championship opener against arch-rivals India. Pakistan's batting collapsed miserably for 71 as they prepared for Friday's...
  • Dhoni's return doesn't make a difference, says Hafeez March 19, 2014

    Pakistan's T20 skipper initiated the mind games ahead of mouth-watering 'Super 10' opener against India in the 2014 ICC World Twenty20 in Bangladesh. MS Dhoni wasn't part of the India squad that played the Asia Cup and lost to a Shahid Afridi-inspired Pakistan in the final over. But the India skipper...
  • Countdown on for India vs Pakistan humdinger at World T20 March 18, 2014

    India checked the firmness of the ground beneath them in the practice game against Sri Lanka and perhaps will continue to warm-up in that fashion against England as well, but come March 21, the team will have to start talking. The third Friday of March 2014 isn't awaited for any...
  • India-Pakistan game is always full of pressure, says Mohammad Hafeez March 15, 2014

    Dhaka: Far from being daunted by the prospect of facing India in their World Twenty20 opener on Friday, Pakistan captain Mohammad Hafeez is rather happy his team will kick off their campaign in Bangladesh against the arch-rivals. The bitter South Asian rivals have fought three wars in their brief independent history...
  • Open Mike: Is cheering for Pakistan in an Indo-Pak cricket match an act of sedition? March 11, 2014

    Earlier this month, Meerut University suspended Kashmiri students for cheering for Pakistan during India-Pakistan match during the Asia Cup. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose meets Kashmiri students in the national capital and takes their views. ...
  • Kashmiri students charged with sedition: Reactions from across India March 7, 2014

    A group of Kashmiri university students who cheered for Pakistan during a cricket match against India have been charged with disturbing communal harmony, police in Uttar Pradesh said on Thursday. ...
  • Kashmir students in Meerut in trouble after cheering Pak cricketers March 6, 2014

    New Delhi: A group of Kashmiri university students who cheered for Pakistan during a cricket match against India have been charged with disturbing communal harmony, police in Uttar Pradesh said on Thursday. Cricket games between rivals India and Pakistan tend to be high-voltage events, played out in a charged atmosphere with...
  • UP: Kashmiri students suspended for cheering for Pak in Indo-Pak match March 5, 2014

    Meerut: Sixty-seven Kashmiri students have been suspended by a Meerut university for cheering for Pakistan during Sunday's India-Pakistan match in the Asia Cup. The students have also been asked to return to their homes. Meerut also saw protests against the students. Following this incident, PDP MLAs staged a walkout from the...
  • Pakistan lauded by ex-players after thrilling win over India March 3, 2014

    Lahore:Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan led the chorus of appreciation for the Pakistan team after its stunning one-wicket win over India in the Asia Cup, showering special praise on senior all-rounder Shahid Afridi for his electrifying cameo. "Afridi fulfilled his responsibilities as a senior player and I am happy to see him playing...
  • Sensible Afridi helped us beat India: Misbah March 3, 2014

    Mirpur: Smiling ear to ear after upstaging arch-rivals India in the Asia Cup, Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq lavished praise on Shahid Afridi for his "sensible" cameo, saying that the flamboyant all-rounder single-handedly clinched a game which had gone out the team's grasp. "I am very happy about Shahid Afridi, who has taken...
  • India vs Pakistan, Asia Cup: as it happened March 2, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) The Asia Cup is more about that elusive chance to witness one of the greatest sporting rivalries unfold on a cricket field. In that light, it won't be wrong to say that the tournament's show-stopper will make its entry on...
  • Pujara and Aaron slog ahead of marquee match against Pakistan March 1, 2014

    Mirpur: Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara, who is yet to play a match in the Asia Cup, on Saturday practiced hard along with pacer Varun Aaron ahead of the must-win clash against Pakistan even as the other members of the team remained in the team hotel. Bowling coach Joe Dawes was there...
  • Show time at Asia Cup as India meet Pakistan March 1, 2014

    The Asia Cup is more about that elusive chance to witness one of the greatest sporting rivalries unfold on a cricket field. In that light, it won't be wrong to say that the tournament's show-stopper will make its entry on Sunday in the form of India vs Pakistan clash. It's the...
  • It's India's batting vs Pakistan's bowling, says Zaheer Abbas March 1, 2014

    Mirpur: Pakistan's chief cricket consultant Zaheer Abbas feels it would be an intense contest between India's famed batting and his team's "stronger" bowling when the two sides clash in their much-anticipated Asia Cup match on Sunday. "Both teams have their weaknesses. It will depend who play on that given day and...
  • India vs Pakistan: India the better team in Asia Cup battles February 26, 2014

    The 12th edition of the Asia Cup got underway on Tuesday with Sri Lanka's thrilling win over Pakistan, and as the cricket world awaits the much anticipated encounter between the two estranged neighbours India and Pakistan, let us take a look at who has had the upper hand so far...
  • Asia Cup ready for cricket's best-seller - India vs Pakistan February 24, 2014

    Sparks are ready to fly again, the adrenaline set to drool over and broadcasters assured of TRPs going through the roof when cricket's biggest traditional rivals India and Pakistan cross their respective borders to meet on a neutral Asia Cup battlefield in Bangladesh. The most sought-after cricket contest has...
  • Indian Blind cricket team tours Pak, hopes to improve ties February 15, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan and India might have suspended bilateral cricket ties but the Indian blind cricket team which has reached Pakistan via the Wagah border is hoping to change this trend. Their captain Shekar Naik said that people in both nations were very passionate about Indo-Pak cricket matches and wanted to see...
  • As it happened: India vs Pakistan, U-19 World Cup February 15, 2014

    Sarfaraz Khan (74) and Sanju Samson (68) scored half-centuries while Deepak Hooda picked up five wickets as India registered a convincing win. 6.15 p.m. (IST) India claimed the remaining Pakistan wickets, with Deepak Hooda picking 5 for 41. Chama Milind, Aamir Gani and Sarfaraz Khan picked up...
  • N Srinivasan has agreed to Indo-Pak bilateral series: Zaka Ashraf February 4, 2014

    Karachi: The Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Zaka Ashraf has said that his Indian counterpart N Srinivasan had agreed to India playing a bilateral series with Pakistan at a neutral venue. "Mr Srinivasan has reassured me they are serious about playing a bilateral series with us even at neutral...