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Ton-up Younus and Azhar turn tide

Ton-up Younus and Azhar turn tide

Younus Khan and Azhar Ali shifted the course of a previously wicket-ridden Test with an unbroken 194-run third-wicket stand that spanned more than two sessions. Younus' 114 put Pakistan 177 on.

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Sweet 16 mean many happy returns

Sweet 16 mean many happy returns

Sixteen wickets fell on an astonishing opening day of the third and final Test at Dubai, nine to leg before wicket decisions. England replied to Pakistan's 99 all out with 104 for six by stumps.

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Rehman rips through England

Rehman rips through England

Abdur Rehman claimed 6-25 as Pakistan beat England by 72 runs in the second Test at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

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Azhar and Shafiq frustrate England

Azhar and Shafiq frustrate England

Azhar Ali and Asad Shafiq helped Pakistan build a vital lead against England after Monty Panesar had put the tourists in control with three quick wickets. Pakistan closed on 125 for four, 55 runs in...

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England pegged back by Ajmal late show

England pegged back by Ajmal late show

Saeed Ajmal's three late wickets threatened to overshadow the batting exploits of Alastair Cook and Jonathan Trott as England closed day two on 207 for five against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi.

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Brilliant Broad gives England the edge

Brilliant Broad gives England the edge

Stuart Broad led the way for England with three wickets as Pakistan ended day one of the second Test on 256 for seven. Captain Misbah-ul-Haq offered the greatest resistance with 83 not out.

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England well beaten in Dubai

England well beaten in Dubai

Off-spinner Saeed Ajmal returned superb match figures of 10-97 as Pakistan completed a 10-wicket first-Test victory over England inside three days.

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Defiant England battle back

Defiant England battle back

England produced a spirited performance on day two of the first Test as they looked to limit the damage caused by a below-par batting display. Pakistan closed on 288 for seven, leading by 96.

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England undone by excellent Ajmal

England undone by excellent Ajmal

Off-spinner Saeed Ajmal returned 7-55 as England stumbled to 192 all out on day one in Dubai, despite a defiant unbeaten 70 from Matt Prior. Pakistan duly reached stumps on 42 without loss.

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England complete comfortable win

England complete comfortable win

Graham Onions and Monty Panesar both claimed three wickets as England won their final warm-up match ahead of the Test series against Pakistan with a 100-run victory over a PCB XI in Dubai.

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