TAUFEEQ UMAR

  • Younis Khan, Taufeeq Umar named in provisional squad for Australia series 1 week ago

    Karachi: Pakistani selectors have named experienced opener Taufeeq Umar and senior batsman Younis Khan in a 19-member squad for the two-Test series against Australia in the United Arab Emirates, starting next week. "This squad will be trimmed down to 15 members after the four-day side match against Australia in Sharjah from...
  • Taufeeq Umar a doubt for first Test after leg injury January 30, 2013

    Johannesburg: Pakistan opener Taufeeq Umar has emerged as a major injury doubt ahead of the first Test in Johannesburg starting Friday after failing to recover from an injury, according to ESPNcricinfo. It has been reported that the team management is awaiting the results of an MRI scan and that Taufeeq...
  • Pakistan players warned on tax evasion June 26, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Tuesday warned cricket stars against submitting tardy tax returns, rubbing salt in their wounds after they lost the first Test to Sri Lanka. The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) issued notices to Test and oneday captain Misbahul Haq, Twenty20 captain Mohammad Hafeez, Azhar Ali, Taufeeq Umar, Umar...
  • Wickets tumble on Day 1 of PakEng Test February 3, 2012

    Dubai: England batsmen ruined the terrific job by seamers Stuart Broad and James Anderson to end up at 1046 against Pakistan on a bowlerdominated opening day of the third Test on Friday. Broad bulldozed the top order with 436 and Anderson captured 335 to shoot out Pakistan for 99 but leftarm...
  • Pakistan in control in Dubai Test January 18, 2012

    Dubai: Pakistan openers Mohammad Hafeez and Taufeeq Umar hit contrasting halfcenturies to steer their team to a 96run lead over England with three wickets in hand by stumps Wednesday on the second day of the first Test. Led by Hafeez's chancy 88 and Umar's solid 58, Pakistan reached 2887 in reply...
  • 2nd Test: Pakistan lose Hafeez, trail by 251 runs December 18, 2011

    Dhaka: Pakistan reached 87 for 1 to trail Bangladesh by 251 runs at stumps on Sunday on the second day of the second Test. Earlier, at tea, after Bangladesh was dismissed for 338, Pakistan batted for eight overs before the break but lost opener Mohammad Hafeez on 14. Taufeeq Umar was...