Pakistan cricket: yet again in a quandary

The consistency of the Pakistan cricket team across formats and countries has been problematic. In the shortest format, the results were in their favour, whether the team played in virtual home conditions of UAE, or Zimbabwe, or the alien and unfriendly ones in New Zealand. But in the longer formats, the team struggled: losing to NZ 5-0 in ODI's and to Sri Lanka 2-0 in tests