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Pakistan Cricket Team Full Information

Pakistan Cricket Team Full Information. The Pakistani cricket teams represent the country of Pakistan in international cricket matches in all the three formats of the game. The team regularly participates in series against other countries as well as representing the country in international competitions like the World Cup.

PAKISTAN CRICKET TEAM ABOUT

Captain – Babar Azam (Test, ODI, T20I)
Head Coach – Misbah-ul-Haq
Assistant Coach – Shahid Aslam
Representing – Pakistan
Team Colour – Green
Sponsorship – Pepsi, Brighto Paints, AJ Sports

Pakistan Cricket Team Full Information & History

Pakistan became a full member of the International Cricket Council (ICC) in 1952. But the current day cities in Pakistan have been hosting cricket matches way before 1952. The first-ever international cricket match in Pakistan was played in 1935 in Karachi. After becoming an independent country in 1947, the sport of cricket saw tremendous growth in the country. They played their first-ever Test match against India in 1952 in Delhi.

Also Read: Indian Cricket Team Full Information

ICC Cricket World Cup

Pakistan has played in every World Cup since the maiden edition in 1975. Their only win to date came in 1992 under the captaincy of Imran Khan. They were the runners-up in 1999, losing to the Aussies in the final. They have been the co-hosts of the tournament twice, 1987 and 1996.

ICC T20 World Cup

Pakistan has participated in all the six editions of the ICC T20 World Cup played to date. They lifted the cup in 2009 defeating Sri Lanka cricket team. They were the runners-up in the inaugural edition of the T20 World Cup.

ICC Champions Trophy

Pakistan cricket team has made an appearance in all the eight editions of the ICC Champions Trophy. They have crowned champions in the last edition in 2017 after they defeated their arch-rivals India cricket team in the final at The Oval.

Asia Cup

Asia Cup is a cricket tournament played among the members of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC). The Pakistani cricket team has won the title twice, 1986 and 2014. It also hosted the tournament in 2008 and is scheduled to host the next edition of the tournament in 2020.

Pakistan Cricket Team Live Cricket Score, Match Schedules, Live Commentary, Latest News

Pakistan’s national cricket team is the men’s team of the sport representing Pakistan in international cricket. The team is nicknamed ‘Shaheens’, meaning Falcons, and is administered by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). The team is actively involved in all formats of cricket of International Cricket Council (ICC), including Test, Twenty20 International, and One Day International (ODI).

Governing Body

The Pakistani cricket team is governed by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). The Board was founded in 1949. It is headquartered in Lahore, Pakistan. The Board is responsible for organizing all tours and matches played by the Pakistan national cricket team.

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The Pakistan cricket team has had a torrid build-up to the series against New Zealand which will begin on December 18. The coronavirus pandemic hit the Pakistan cricket team hard and there were several speculations that the tour might be canceled with the New Zealand Ministry of health stating that one more breach of the isolated bio-bubble could see the entire squad being deported. At one point in time, the Pakistan cricket team accounted for 10 percent of New Zealand’s total coronavirus cases.

Pakistan Cricket Team Full Information:

Name Info
Full Name: Pakistan Men’s National Cricket Team
Nick Name: Cornered Tigers, Men in Green, Green Shirts, Shaheens (Falcons)
Ground: National Cricket Stadium
Team Owners: Pakistan Cricket Board
Prominent Pliers: Babar Azam, Mohammad Amir, Imam-ul-Haq, Wahab Riaz, Fakhar Zaman

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Support Staff

Team Manager Mansoor Rana
Batting Coach Misbah-ul-Haq
Bowling Coach Waqar Younis
Fielding Coach Grant Bradburn
Team Analyst Talha Butt
Physio Cliffe Deacon

Pakistan Team Jersey

The Pakistani limited-overs jerseys have been some shade of green. In the past, the jersey has had shades of blue, yellow, and golden in addition to green.

Pakistan Cricket Team Records

Format Matches Won Lost Drawn Tied No Result HS LS
Test (1952- 2019) 423 136 128 159 0 765 49
ODI (1973-2019) 927 486 413 8 20 399 43
T20I (2006-2019) 149 91 57 0 1 205 74

Trophies and Awards

Year Trophy/Award
1986 Austral-Asia Cup
1990 Austral-Asia Cup
1992 ICC Cricket World Cup
1994 Austral-Asia Cup
1999 Asian Test Championship
2000 Asia Cup
2009 ICC T20 World Cup
2012 Asia Cup
2017 ICC Champions Trophy

Fan Following

The Pakistani cricket team gets huge support from Pakistani nationals wherever it plays a game of cricket. The fans of the teams are very passionate and expect nothing less than the best from their team. This high level of expectation sometimes leads to harsh reactions from the fans when the team fails to perform up to their expectations, especially against their bitter rivals India.

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