Cricket News sort by Saeed Ajmal

South Africa completed a 4-wicket win in the Newlands Test on the fourth day to seal their 3-match Test Series against Pakistan 2-0. This is the sixth series win in a row for the World No.1 Test team. Pakistan, who were holding the edge going into the penultimate day disappointed with their batting to leave the Proteas with a modest target of 182 to chase.

South Africa Vs Pakistan, Day 3, 2nd Test at Cape Town: Live News Update

Pakistan who suffered a heavy defeat in the opening Test at the Wanderers have bounced back in style to sit in the driver’s seat in the ongoing Second Test at Cape Town. The Pakistanis have a great opportunity of setting up this Test match in their favour after reducing the hosts to 139 for 5 by stumps on Day 2 in reply to their first innings total of 338.

India clinched a low scoring thriller at Delhi to avoid an embarrassing cleansweep against their arch rivals. Needing just 168 to win, Pakistan stuttered big time to lose the Third and Final ODI by 10 runs.

As the year draws to a close, we look at the top five bowlers in cricket in 2012 in all three formats of the game.

Australia simply were too weak against the quality spin attack of Pakistan to lose the Super Eights contest by a massive margin of 32 runs despite chasing a modest target of 150.

We all gave India no chance of winning the ICC World T20 this time around because the bowling was just too weak, didn’t we? The warm-up match against Pakistan gave us enough hints that Team India wasn’t going to be a huge force to win the tournament. And Afghanistan showed us how thin our bowling unit was.

Pakistan held onto a 13-run win over New Zealand in the Group D Match at Pallekele. Despite the defeat, New Zealand have done enough to ease into the Super Eights.

In an extremely low scoring affair at the P Sara Oval in Colombo, England prevailed by 15 runs over Pakistan in the final warm-up match of the ICC World T20 2012.