Taufeeq Umar

  • 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 one-day captain Misbah-ul Haq, Twenty20 captain Mohammad Hafeez, Azhar Ali, Taufeeq Umar, Umar...
  • Wickets tumble on Day 1 of Pak-Eng Test February 3, 2012

    Dubai: England batsmen ruined the terrific job by seamers Stuart Broad and James Anderson to end up at 104-6 against Pakistan on a bowler-dominated opening day of the third Test on Friday. Broad bulldozed the top order with 4-36 and Anderson captured 3-35 to shoot out Pakistan for 99 but left-arm...
  • Pakistan in control in Dubai Test January 18, 2012

    Dubai: Pakistan openers Mohammad Hafeez and Taufeeq Umar hit contrasting half-centuries to steer their team to a 96-run 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 288-7 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...