Sarfraz Ahmed

  • 2nd Test: Pakistan dig in despite Herath's five-wicket haul on Day 2 6 days ago

    Rangana Herath again put Pakistan in a spin with a five-wicket haul but half-centuries from Sarfraz Ahmed and Ahmed Shehzad guided the tourists to 244 for six at the close of the second day of the second Test on Friday. Pakistan trail Sri Lanka, who lead the two-Test series 1-0, by...
  • As it happened: Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test January 12, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 4 round-up: Sarfraz Ahmed frustrated Sri Lanka's bid to win the second Test inside four days by hitting his maiden Test half-century and steering Pakistan to 330 for 7 on Saturday, a lead of 107. The wicketkeeper made an unbeaten...
  • 2nd Test: Resilient Sarfraz Ahmed takes Pakistan to 330/7, lead by 107 January 11, 2014

    Dubai: Sarfraz Ahmed frustrated Sri Lanka's bid to win the second Test inside four days by hitting his maiden Test half-century and steering Pakistan to 330 for 7 on Saturday, a lead of 107. The wicketkeeper made an unbeaten 70 off 123 balls with seven fours after he was flown in...
  • Sarfraz Ahmed to replace Adnan Akmal for ODIs October 19, 2013

    Dubai: Wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed will replace Adnan Akmal in the limited overs squad as the Pakistan Cricket Board announced a 16-member team for the five-match one-day series against South Africa on Saturday. Opening batsman Mohammad Hafeez, who was dropped for the two-Test series after scoring just 102 runs in his last...
  • Umar Akmal to miss Zimbabwe limited-overs series August 17, 2013

    Karachi: Young Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal will miss the limited-overs series of the upcoming tour to Zimbabwe, following an illness while playing in the ongoing Caribbean Premier League. According to a report in ESPNcricinfo, Akmal, who also donned the wicketkeeper's gloves for the side in the recent tour to the...
  • Sarfraz, Gul revive Pak in tour game November 17, 2013

    East London: Wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed and opening bowler Umar Gul spurred a strong showing by the touring Pakistani team on the second day of their four-day match against a South African Invitation XI at Buffalo Park on Saturday. Ahmed hit 93 and Gul made 49 as the tourists recovered from their...