With the conclusion of 2012, it’s time to look back and review Pakistan’s progress over the last 12 months, a year in which they produced some excellent performances in all three formats of the game, but still displayed some of that trademark Pakistani inconsistency along the way.
In around 24 hours time, the heart will start beating ever so slightly faster, the palms will be a little bit sweatier, and the throats might be sore from all the shouting. It’s another India versus Pakistan cricket encounter, the biggest rivalry in sport.
When the topic of cricket in the U.S. comes up, we often think of those foreign to the sport or migrants trying to establish it. This week's "Beyond the Boundary" aims to point out the challenges of another group, those cricket fans that grow up having never played or watched the sport in person.
In a continuation of PP's Pakistani Legends series, Beyond the Boundary focuses on Shoaib Akhtar, controversial, injury-prone, but ever the entertainer.
In the light of the upcoming India-Pakistan series, the latest Beyond the Boundary discusses the impact of Abdul Kardar on the establishment of Pakistan as a force in world cricket.
As part of Pakpassion's on-going tribute to the legends of Pakistani cricket, this weeks 'Beyond the Boundary' piece looks back on the career of Waqar Younis, undoubtedly one of the best bowlers ever produced by a country rich with fast bowling resources.
In this weeks Beyond the Boundary segment, we attempt to answer a question which Cricket Fans have asked since time immemorial! - What makes a cricketer a legend?
This week's comment discusses the series between Pakistan All Star XI and International World XI completed over the weekend, the first time overseas internationals have played on Pakistani soil for over three years.
In exclusive remarks to PakPassion.net, Basit expressed his confidence in the arrangements for the upcoming games in Karachi and while praising the efforts of the organizers, hoped that this would be a firm step towards restoration of international cricket in Pakistan.
Following a discussion instigated by one of our members, this weeks Beyond The Boundary piece focuses on the impact of T20 Leagues around the world, and whether or not the format can produce a test quality player.