Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Fri 01 Mar 2024 Miandad blasts PCB says time they stopped backing non-performing players Former Pakistan skipper and legendary yesteryear batsman Javed Miandad has hit out at the Pakistan Cricket Board claiming they are backing non-performing players. He went to the extent of stating no Pakistan player Stats: These batsmen scored a hundred in their 100th Test On Thursday, South African legend Hashim Amla became only the eighth batsman to score a hundred in his 100th Test The big fight: Miandad calls Afridi fixer, he hits back Controversy and Pakistan cricket go hand in hand. The latest one involves a verbal war between the legendary Javed Miandad and the eccentric Shahid Afridi. Miandad had earlier stated that Afridi was motivated by money, These five greats signed off on a losing note Former South African captain Graeme Smith recently quit international cricket after his side went down to Australia in the third Test at Cape Town. Numbers special: Pakistan’s 7000-run club On Wednesday, Pakistan stalwart Younis Khan became only the fourth batsman from his country to cross the 7000-run mark in Test matches. Khan achieved this feat on the second day of the second Test at Harare as Pakistan began slowly but solidly in their reply to Zimbabwe’s first innings score of 294. How many ODIs were won by last ball 6 in cricket history? Pakistan's Javed Miandad was the first batsman to do so, when he hit Chetan Sharma for a six to give Pakistan a thrilling one-wicket win in the Australasia Cup final at Sharjah in April 1986. Last ball, and it’s a six! South Africa avoided the ignominy of a whitewash against New Zealand by winning a thriller on Friday at Potchefstroom. Ryan McLaren, known more for his bowling, and having already picked up four wickets with the ball, became an unlikely hero with the bat when he slammed the last ball of the match from James Franklin for a six. India Vs Pakistan: Great clashes in ODIs – Part I The Austral-Asia Cup final played between India and Pakistan on April 18, 1986 is undoubtedly the most memorable clash between the two sides, a match which went all the way to the wire. Here’s a recap of that riveting finale that remains fresh in memory even today.