Latest Cricket News Updates https://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Mon 03 Oct 2022 Maiden call-up for Shan Masood as Pakistan name T20 World Cup 2022 squad https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/k97WKgjyeb_drh-sevawcirc/maiden-call-up-for-shan-masood-as-pakistan-name-t20-world-cup-2022-squad.html Pakistan have named their 15-member squad for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 to be held in Australia from October 16 to November 13. While Babar Azam and Shadab Khan have been retained as captain and vice-captain respectively, top-order batter Shan Masood has earned his maiden call-up to the T20 squad. Pak-Lanka series review: Mix of youth and experience worked well for visitors https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/VS5FkMpg43_drh-sevawcirc/pak-lanka-series-review-mix-of-youth-and-experience-worked-well-for-visitors.html Pakistan did not go into the Test series against Sri Lanka as favourites. This was specifically because they had not won a Test series in Sri Lanka in nearly a decade. But, it must be said they put up a fantastic performance to pull off a memorable series triumph. Pallekele Test Day 5: Younis Khan's 171* in record chase https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/rHhSEPhDNv_drh-sevawcirc/pallekele-test-day-5-younis-khans-171-in-record-chase.html Pakistan's batting veteran Younis Khan starred with an unbeaten 171 as the visitors registered a historic victory, chasing down their highest ever total, that of 377 set by Sri Lanka at Pallekele. Openers Manzoor and Masood take Pakistan in the lead https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/X2ziTTthRB_drh-sevawcirc/openers-manzoor-and-masood-take-pakistan-in-the-lead.html Pakistan have grabbed the initiative in the opening Test following a solid batting performance on Day 2 to move into a first innings lead. Having bowled out the Proteas for a modest total of 249, Pakistan are sitting pretty at 263 for 3.