Pakistan All Stars

  • Khan hattrick earns Pakistan win over World XI October 21, 2012

    Karachi: Fast bowler Tabish Khan achieved a hattrick while Umar Akmal and Shahzaib Hasan hit rapid half centuries as the Pakistan All Stars defeated an International World XI by 84 runs in a Twenty20 on Saturday. The exhibition match before a capacity crowd of 35,000 at the National Stadium marked the...
  • Weekend action will help Pak cricket: Ehsan Mani October 19, 2012

    Karachi: International cricket of a sort returns to Pakistan this weekend for the first time since the Sri Lanka team was attacked in 2009, but a resumption of tours by overseas sides remains a distant prospect. An International World XI captained by Sri Lankan legend Sanath Jayasuriya and featuring several former...
  • Pakistan safe for touring sides, says Jayasuriya October 18, 2012

    Islamabad: Former Sri Lanka captain Sanath Jayasuriya believes Pakistan is safe enough to host international cricket again. Jayasuriya arrived in the southern port city of Karachi on Thursday to lead an International World XI in two exhibition Twenty20 matches against the Pakistan All Stars this weekend. Teammates from South Africa and...
  • World XI visit to mark return of cricket in Pak October 16, 2012

    Islamabad: Former Sri Lanka captain Sanath Jayasuriya will lead a World XI against a Pakistan All Stars side in two Twenty20 matches in Karachi this weekend, the first major international cricket in the country in more than three years. No Testplaying side has visited Pakistan since 2009, when gunmen attacked...