SOHAIL TANVIR

  • 3rd ODI: Australia beat Pakistan by one run for series sweep October 13, 2014

    Glenn Maxwell bowled a maiden final over and got two wickets to seal a thrilling one-run win for Australia in the third and final one-day international against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. Chasing a modest 232-run target, Pakistan needed just two runs in the final over but Maxwell (2 for...
  • CPL: Sohail Tanvir, Henry Davids seal first victory for Zouks August 4, 2014

    Pakistani Sohail Tanvir's handy allround performance and a crucial innings from Henry Davids were the high spots in propelling St. Lucia Zouks to their first victory of the Caribbean Premier League(CPL) over Antigua Hawksbills by five wickets under the DuckworthLewis Method on Sunday. Tanvir followed up his typically miserly leftarm swing...
  • Pakistan Tanvir fined 10 per cent of match fee November 16, 2013

    Dubai: Pakistan allrounder Sohail Tanvir has been fined 10 per cent of his match fee for breaching the code of conduct during his team's 6run loss against South Africa in a Twenty20 international on Friday. The ICC says in a statement on Saturday that the leftarm fast bowler accepted the sanctions...
  • 5th ODI: De Villiers and bowlers guide SA to 41 win November 11, 2013

    Sharjah: AB de Villiers stormed to an unbeaten century to help South Africa beat Pakistan convincingly by 117 runs in the fifth and final oneday in Sharjah on Monday, winning the fivematch series 41. AB de Villiers scored 115 from 102 balls with ten boundaries and three sixes his 15th...
  • 5th ODI: South Africa eye 41 series win against Pakistan November 11, 2013

    After taking an unassailable 31 lead, an upbeat South Africa will eye for another victory when they take on Pakistan in the fifth and final oneday international in Sharjah on Monday. Quinton De Kock smashed his maiden hundred to help South Africa defeat Pakistan by 28 runs in Abu Dhabi on...
  • Highveld Lions lack experience, says Sohail Tanvir September 26, 2013

    Jaipur: Highveld Lions' seamer Sohail Tanvir cited lack of experience as the reason for his team's defeat at the hands of Rajasthan Royals and said the batsmen simply failed make any impact. "We lack the experience. We are an inexperienced side and the youngsters are not used to playing under pressure...
  • 2nd T20: Shehzad, Hafeez guide Pakistan to 2-0 sweep August 24, 2013

    Harare: Pakistan captain Mohammad Hafeez shared a 143-run partnership with Ahmed Shehzad and then took three crucial wickets to set up a 19-run win over Zimbabwe in the second Twenty20 international on Saturday, clinching a 2-0 series win for the tourists. Zimbabwe finished on 160 for 6 in 20 overs chasing...
  • Sohail Tanvir wants to shed T20 specialist tag May 15, 2013

    Karachi: Pakistan's leftarm pacer, Sohail Tanvir is looking at a full season with English county, Hampshire to shed the tag of being a specialist T20 player. Tanvir, who will leave later this month to join Hampshire for a full season after getting clearance from the Pakistan Cricket Board, said he wanted...
  • Tanvir called up as reinforcement for remaining two SA ODIs March 17, 2013

    Karachi: Fitness issues with pacers have forced Pakistan team management to call up allrounder Sohail Tanvir as reinforcement for the on-going ODI series against South Africa. Tanvir, who is already in South Africa playing for Highveld Lions, was called up after Umar Gul and Mohammad Irfan were found struggling with...
  • Indian pacers are mediocre and lack confidence: Sohail Tanvir December 23, 2012

    Bangalore: Pakistan enjoy a clear advantage over India in the fast bowling department as the hosts don't have a permanent pace attack, said visiting team seamer Sohail Tanvir. "Pakistan has an edge over India in fast bowling as India lack good quality fast bowlers. Indian pacers are busy cementing their place...
  • Pak pacers have ability to rattle Indian batsmen: Misbah, Hafeez December 15, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan's oneday captain MisbahulHaq and Twenty20 skipper Mohammad Hafeez believe that the pace bowlers picked for the muchanticipated series in India have the ability to rattle the strong batting lineup of the hosts. "I believe that the pacers selected in the squads have the potential to upset the Indians...
  • Bring in Razzaq: explayers advise Pakistan September 27, 2012

    Karachi: The belowpar show of Pakistan's pace battery in the ongoing World Twenty20 has left the country's former cricketers worried and they have called for changes in the lineup in the Super Eight stage starting on Thursday. Former fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has advised the team management to replace the struggling...
  • 3rd T20: Aus beat Pak by 94 runs September 10, 2012

    Dubai: David Warner's whirlwind halfcentury, and bowling exploits of Patrick Cummins and Mitchell Starc enabled Australia to defeat Pakistan by 94 runs in the 3rd T20. David Warner and Shane Watson smashed a century opening stand to propel Australia to 168 for 7 in the third and final Twenty20 match against...
  • Tanvir retained for Sri Lanka ODIs June 4, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistan cricket selectors have retained leftarm fast bowler Sohail Tanvir for the fivematch ODI series against Sri Lanka. Tanvir was named Man of the Series Sunday after taking four wickets in the twomatch Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka that Pakistan drew 11. Chief selector Iqbal Qasim said in a statement...
  • Pakistan aim to square T20 series June 3, 2012

    Hambantota: Having blown away the chance of taking a psychological edge over Sri Lanka by winning the first match of their tour, Pakistan will now look to bounce back in the second and final Twenty20 international in Hambantota on Sunday. The visitors, led by bowling spearhead Sohail Tanvir, at one...
  • PCB stops participation in Bangla T20 league December 18, 2011

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board has stopped its players from signing contracts with clubs in the Bangladesh Twenty20 Premier League, citing the upcoming Test series against England. Nine Pakistani players were reported to have finalised agreements with clubs in Bangladesh to play in the league that begins from December 26th. But a...
  • Pak beat Bangladesh in 2nd ODI to win series December 3, 2011

    Dhaka: Umar Gul took four wickets as Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 76 runs in the second oneday international on Saturday to take an unassailable 20 lead in the threematch series. Gul finished with 4 for 36 after Pakistan won the toss and scored 262 for 7 off 50 overs with Umar...