The short-list nominees for the 2012 International Cricket Council awards have been announced.
England skipper Alastair Cook and Indian counterpart Mahendra Singh Dhoni have been named captains of the International Cricket Council's Test and ODI Teams of the Year respectively.
Spinner Saeed Ajmal welcomed the Player of the Series award, after Pakistan record a resounding two-one series win over the Proteas.
The uncapped Sharjeel Khan, spinner Zulfiqar Babar and batsman Haris Sohail have been named in Pakistan's squad for this month's one-off Twenty20 International against Afghanistan and two-match series against Sri Lanka.
South Africa managed to avoid a series whitewash against Pakistan by winning the third ODI in Centurion by four wickets on Saturday, nervously chasing the 180 required with 11 overs to spare.
Good decision by Eng to play with Panesar.They look nervous and how a debutant can help them come out of it I just wonder.What is benefit of leaving experienced out at this moment,Bresnan and Morgan,where...Have Your Say