Watch Ali Zafar vs Misbah-ul-Haq push-up challenge ahead of PSL 2016

PSL 2nd edition is now just days away from happening. Not only the cricketers, all the celebrities out in the country are super excited for this mega event.

PSL debut season was a huge success and nobody doubts it as more and more international cricketers showed their availability for the second edition of this event after the success of the debut season.

Ahead of the PSL season 2, two famous celebrities, one hailing from entertainment field and the other one from the cricketing field have come up with the pushup challenge.

Yes, we are talking about the viral video of Ali Zafar and Misbah-ul-Haq, which brought the new pushup challenge in the business.

It should be kept mentioned that, the pushup is one of the iconic gesture of Misbah ul Haq, which he did last year in Lord’s England after beating the hosts with ease.

 Watch Ali Zafar vs Misbah-ul-Haq push-up challenge ahead of PSL 2016

 

 

Here is how low Pakistan have fell at ICC Test Team Ranking after Australia series

Months back Pakistan cricket team were on the top of the ICC test ranking and now after several months have passed, Pakistan’s Tests side is in some serious trouble as they have fell quite low at team ranking.

The Test mace presentation ceremony at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore made Pakistan cricket fans delighted but now the things are quite different as Pakistan is on the 5th rank in Tests, and is not that far to the 7th position as their is only 1 point difference between them.

It would be pertinent to mention here that both, New Zealand and Sri Lanka have the same points 96, but with the difference in Net run rate, NZ enjoys the sixth position.

Pakistan is on the 5th position with 95 points.

 

Pakistan suffered such a mighty blow as they lost  Test matches consecutively. Earlier, New Zealand did 2-0 whitewash at their home crowd and than Aussies hunted them 3-0 at their place.

Even before the New Zealand and Australia tour, former Pakistani cricketer predicted that it won’t be the roses of bed for Green Shirts and very similar to that happened as Pakistan failed under both the conditions.

Pakistan Test Team Squad for New Zealand tour 2016-17 announced

Chief Selector Mr. Inzamam ul Haq has finally announced 16-men Test squad for New Zealand tour 2016-17 The squad has been finalized by Chief Selector Mr. Inzamam ul Haq and the National Selection Committee after consultations with the team Head Coach and the Test captain.

Pakistan will be playing Two Test matches in this series, 1st Test will be played on November 17-21, 2016 at Hagley Oval, Christchurch and second Test will be played from November 25 to 29, 2016 at Seddon Park, Hamilton.

“The Test team has been selected keeping in mind the conditions in New Zealand and the recent performances of players in the recent Test series against England and West Indies. The team is a fine blend of experience and youth, and the selectors have stick to the same combination of players selected against England and West Indies series earlier and believe that team will do well in the tour”, said chief selector Inzamam ul Haq.

Pakistan Test Team Squad for New Zealand tour 2016-17

Pakistan Squad

 

1)    Misbah Ul Haq

2)    Azhar Ali

3)    Sami Aslam

4)    Sharjeel Khan

5)    Younis Khan

6)    Asad Shafiq

7)    Babar Azam

8)    Sarfaraz Ahmed

9)    Mohammad Rizwan

10)  Yasir Shah

11)  Mohammad Nawaz

12)  Mohammad Amir

13)  Wahab Riaz

14)  Rahat Ali

15)  Sohail Khan

16)  Imran Khan Sr.

Pak vs Eng 1st Test: Here is what Misbah’s push-ups celebration was for

Misbah-ul-Haq is one of the most responsible Pakistani batsmen, and once again he proved this by scoring the century at Home of Cricket, Lord’s.

Pakistani captain playing first time at Lord’s, made his century look quite easy at the same time when whole of the Pakistani side was badly suffering.

The whole cricketing fraternity went glad over Misbah’s brilliance, many took it to the social media to show their love and support for the Pakistani skipper.

 

 

 

 

The push-ups celebration of Misbah became talk of the town, Green Shirts skipper commenting over this said: “I promised to the army guys at the training camp that I would do 10 push-ups if I made a 100.” said Misbah-ul-Haq.

 

Islamabad United Squad, Team Fixtures, Logo and Official Song for PSL

PSL is now just days away from happening and all the teams have geared up for this epic league commencing from February 4. Even before PSL debut, it has got immensely popular and also have achieved set of goals as the whole of the nation is together possessing ‘we’ felling and is all excited for the PSL.

As it is been mentioned numerous times that 5 teams will be showing off their skills for the fist edition of PSL.

Islamabad United are also one of the five teams, who’ll be making this league super fascinating. This team is being captained by the Pakistan Cricket’s most reliable captain Misbah-ul-Haq.

The Misbah led Islamabad United looks quite promising to grab the first PSL trophy, this is not because of some T20 guns the side IS studded with, it is all because of the captain himself. To explain what he really means to the Pakistani cricket, the point will be enough that he is often called ‘Wall of China’ or the phrase ‘One Man Army’ also explicates Misbah’s brilliance.

Beside the cricketing arena, the promotional activities and launching events are also a treat for the masses. Like all other teams, IU’s official are also showing their presence on the social media. They are also up with the attractive prizes and few days back they have launched an offer to win trip to the opening ceremony of PSL.

Islamabad United Squad:

  • Misbah ul Haq (Captain)
  • Mohammad Irfan
  • Sharjeel Khan
  • Khalid Latif
  • Mohammad Sami
  • Babar Azam
  • Imran Khalid
  • Kamran Ghulam
  • Umar Amin
  • Rumman Raees
  • Amad Butt
  • Ashar Zaidi
  • Saeed Ajmal
  • Hussain Talat
  • Umar Siddiq

IU PSL team 2016 list of Foreign players;

  • Shane Watson
  • Andre Russell
  • Samuel Badree
  • Brad Haddin
  • Sam Billings

Islamabad United Logo:

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Islamabad United Fixtures:

Dates Islamabad United Fixtures Venues
Thu Feb 4 1st T20 Islamabad vs Quetta Dubai
Fri Feb 5 3rd T20 Peshawar vs Islamabad Dubai
Sun Feb 7 6th T20 Islamabad vs Karachi Dubai
Wed Feb 10 9th T20 Islamabad vs Lahore Sharjah
Thu Feb 11 11th T20 Islamabad vs Quetta Sharjah
Fri Feb 12 13th T20 Peshawar vs Islamabad Sharjah
Sun Feb 14 16th T20 Islamabad vs Karachi Sharjah
Wed Feb 17 20th T20 Islamabad vs Lahore Dubai

Islamabad United Official Anthem

PSL 2016: Islamabad United launch event to be held on 30th Jan 2016

The Team Misbah led Islamabad United looks quite promising to grab the first PSL trophy, this is not because of some T20 guns the side IS studded with, it is all because of the captain himself. To explain what he really means to the Pakistani cricket, the point will be enough that he is often called ‘Wall of China’ or the phrase ‘One Man Army’ also explicates Misbah’s brilliance.

Other than Misbah the side also posses some T20 Giants, we can’t underrate them, although when its about reliability than no one can compete captain Misbah.

As you have heard it many times before, PSL is commencing from February 4 in UAE. 5 teams will be in run to win the title, and all the sides are well balanced and can stun each other at any part of the game.

Beside the cricketing arena, the promotional activities and launching events are also a treat for the masses. Like all other teams, IU’s official are also showing their presence on the social media. They are also up with the attractive prizes and few days back they have launched an offer to win trip to the opening ceremony of PSL.

The thing which people were waiting from a long time was when ISB united will be holding their launching ceremony, as many of the other sides have done it earlier.

Here it should be mentioned that at first the United’s launch event was scheduled to be held on 23rd Jan, 2016 but after the Charsadda Terrorist Attack, they postponed it without telling the next date.

And up the latest, United’s have officially told about the launching event. But still many details to come.