Pakistan – 2nd Spot in ICC T20I Rankings

Owais Mughal After beating West Indies 2-0 in the T20I series the concluded on July 28, 2013, Pakistan climbed up to spot number two in ICC’s Twenty20 Championship. Pakistan held this spot for 110 days till Nov 15 when they were beaten by South Africa in a T20I match and pushed down the rankings. Following […]

Shahid Afridi’s 375 ODI Wickets

Owais Mughal On July 14, 2013 Shahid Afridi took his 350th ODI wicket when he had K. Pollard caught by Wahab Riaz on long off. Afridi thus became Pakistan’s 3rd and World’s 8th bowler to complete this feat. As of today – i.e. Jan 20, 2014 his wicket tally stands at 375. Following is the […]

Shahid Afridi 8000

Owais Mughal Shahid Afridi completed 8000 ODI runs during the 2014 World Cup He thus became 26th batsman in the World and 6th from Pak to achieve this milestone. Following is the list of all Pak batsmen with atleast 5000 runs in ODIs. The list is updated on May 11, 2015. The number in parenthesis […]

Views on News

Owais Mughal Do you read news? Do you watch news? Do you listen to news? What do you get from all the news sources? In my opinion. these days news only mean reporting of crime, disasters, accidents and all the bad happenings in the World. The constant barrage of negative news from all around the […]

hum bhi to paray haiN raahoN meiN

Owais Mughal A common happening in street cricket is that there are usually more players than a street can accomodate or more than eleven that are allowed by cricket rules. In such case all the aspiring junior players line up and the ‘khalifa’ captain chooses his pick according to match situation or his likeness. Many […]

Abdul Waheed Khan and Hockey

Owais Mughal ONE: Let us go back to 1978 Let us go back in time. In 1978, Argentina was hosting two World Cup Tournaments. Hockey World Cup started at Buenos Aires in March 1978 and Soccer World Cup in June 1978. Pakistan won the hockey World Cup by defeating Holland in the final. Throughout the […]