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Waqar Younis - Mohsin Khan Emerge Forerunners (Head Coach Hunt)

Waqar Younis – Mohsin Khan Emerge Forerunners (Head Coach Hunt)

Friday, February 7, 2014 10:54

Former captain Waqar Younis and former coach and chief selector Mohsin Khan have emerged as leading candidates to coach the national team again as the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has convened a meeting of the committee on February 9. [caption id="attachment_35340" align="alignright" width="346"]...

Umar Akmal Blamed for Scuffle with Traffic Warden

Umar Akmal Blamed for Scuffle with Traffic Warden

Thursday, February 6, 2014 11:26

A local court Wednesday summoned maverick cricketer Umar Akmal after police blamed him for a brawl with a traffic warden in Lahore last week. Police have submitted a chalan into allegedly assault of a traffic warden by the cricketer and violation of traffic signal. In ints two-page chalan, ...

PCB Bosses Give Thumbs Down to Big 3 Proposal

PCB Bosses Give Thumbs Down to Big 3 Proposal

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 12:46

The Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) governing body decided against approving the ‘Big Three’ proposal, expressing ‘serious concerns’ on the model prepared by India, England and Australia cricket bodies. [caption id="attachment_35256" align="alignnone" width="576"] PCB Governing Body[/caption]...

Imran Khan says Big 3 ICC Proposal to Divide Cricket World

Imran Khan says Big 3 ICC Proposal to Divide Cricket World

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 10:54

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan today voiced his opposition to new ICC proposals, saying it will divide the cricketing world. [caption id="attachment_35172" align="alignright" width="244"] Imran Khan[/caption] In a message on his twitter account, Khan said: “The ...

Australia-England-India to Get More Influence (Cricket)

Australia-England-India to Get More Influence (Cricket)

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 10:40

Australia, England and India are to get more influence in deciding the future of world cricket following decisions made on the first day of the International Cricket Council's (ICC) board meeting in Dubai on Tuesday. [caption id="attachment_35168" align="alignright" width="328"]...

Sania Mirza Beat Aisamul Haq in Mixed Doubles (Australian Open)

Sania Mirza Beat Aisamul Haq in Mixed Doubles (Australian Open)

Friday, January 24, 2014 12:40

Sania Mirza and her partner H Tecau on Thursday beat Aisamul Haq and Julia Goerges in the quarter finals of mixed doubles category of the Australian Open Tennis Championship 2014 here, news reports. Sania Mirza (India) and H Tecau (Romania) beat Aisamul Haq (Pakistan) and Julia Goerges (Germany) ...

Pakistan Turn to Former Captains to Pick New Coach

Pakistan Turn to Former Captains to Pick New Coach

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 11:17

Former Pakistan captains Javed Miandad, Wasim Akram and Intikhab Alam are to be involved in choosing a new coaching team for the national side. Australian Dav Whatmore and Englishman Julian Fountain are leaving their coaching positions this month at the end of two- year contracts. [caption id="attachment_34942" align="alignright" width="374"]...

Pakistan Historic Victory Against Sri Lanka 3rd Test

Pakistan Historic Victory Against Sri Lanka 3rd Test

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 12:49

Azhar Ali hit a belligerent century on the final day as Pakistan pulled off a dramatic five-wicket victory in the final test against Sri Lanka to level the three-match series 1-1 on Monday. [caption id="attachment_34898" align="alignnone" width="443"] Pakistan vs ...

Pakistan Replace Australian Test with Three One Days (Cricket)

Pakistan Replace Australian Test with Three One Days (Cricket)

Saturday, January 18, 2014 12:40

Pakistan want to re-jig their series against Australia by dropping one test and including three one-dayers to make it more financially viable, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Friday. [caption id="attachment_34834" align="alignnone" width="576"] Pakistan vs ...

Pakistan Square up for Sharjah Showdown

Pakistan Square up for Sharjah Showdown

Thursday, January 16, 2014 10:44

The third and final Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka is set to begin at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium from Thursday. The match provides the last opportunity for Dav Whatmore to redeem his reputation in the longest format of the game, where Pakistan has thus far lost seven ...