Roston Chase: Dare to Dream

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By Garry White for LastWordOnCricket The day was meant to belong to Misbah-Ul-Haq and Younis Khan, the two Pakistani giants with nearly 200 Test Matches, 15,321 runs and 44 centuries between them. For both of them, this was to be their final day of active participation in Test Cricket. With the West Indies stumbling along at 93-6, over […] READ MORE


Farewell to Younis Khan: Pakistan’s Irreplaceable Hero

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It is safe to say that, when Pakistan’s Test series against the West Indies concludes in May, a huge hole will have been left in both a cricket team and a nation. Misbah-ul-Haq has already announced that he will retire from internationals after the series, and the 41-year-old will be joined by another veteran whose […] READ MORE






India and Test Cricket’s Elusive Dynasty

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By Luke Flannigan for LastWordOnCricket As India welcome Bangladesh and an Australian side fresh from a mid-summer facelift later this month, their attention will turn back to Test cricket. Impregnable is their fortress, and the temptation for many might be to look upon these Tests as foregone conclusions. Those people are probably right, and for the purposes […] READ MORE