SARFRAZ AHMED

  • 1st Test: Australia solid after Pakistan's 454 on day two Yesterday

    Dubai: David Warner's aggressive half-century spurred Australia to a solid 113 without loss after Sarfraz Ahmed's belligerent century lifted Pakistan to 454 on the second day of the first Test on Thursday. Warner raised his sixth consecutive 50-plus score in Tests and was unbeaten on 75 off 77 balls, with seven...
  • 2nd Test, SL v Pak: as it happened August 18, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Rangana Herath put Sri Lanka within sight of victory in the second Test against Pakistan by taking four secondinnings wickets on Sunday. Chasing 271 to win the match and level the twomatch series, Pakistan were precariously placed at 127 for 7...
  • 2nd Test: Pakistan dig in despite Herath's fivewicket haul on Day 2 August 15, 2014

    Rangana Herath again put Pakistan in a spin with a fivewicket haul but halfcenturies 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 twoTest series 10, by...
  • As it happened: Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test January 12, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 4 roundup: Sarfraz Ahmed frustrated Sri Lanka's bid to win the second Test inside four days by hitting his maiden Test halfcentury 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 halfcentury 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 16member team for the fivematch oneday series against South Africa on Saturday. Opening batsman Mohammad Hafeez, who was dropped for the twoTest series after scoring just 102 runs in his last...
  • Umar Akmal to miss Zimbabwe limitedovers series August 17, 2013

    Karachi: Young Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal will miss the limitedovers 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 January 27, 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 fourday 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...