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Pak team certainly needs batting coach to overcome their problems: Akram


April 12th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 12(ANI): Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram has backed limited-overs skipper Shahid Afridi over his demand for a batting coach, saying that an expert can help the national team players ... Read more...

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Aaqib Javed defends Pak’s World Cup strategy


March 19th, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Mar 19(ANI): Pakistan assistant coach Aaqib Javed has defended the team's strategy in the ongoing World Cup over criticism that they are playing a bowler short.Former captains Imran Khan and Wasim ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi truck driver impresses Waqar with his bowling skills


November 22nd, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 22 (IANS) A 27-year-old truck driver in Abu Dhabi has impressed Pakistan cricket officials to the point that some of them are talking about calling him for training in Lahore.Abdul ... Read more...

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Akmal threatens to sue Intikhab, Aaqib over match fixing claims


May 23rd, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 23 (ANI): Pakistani wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal has threatened to sue former coaches Intikhab Alam and Aaqib Javed for defamation unless they apologise for suggesting his performance in Australia may have ... Read more...

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CA seeks probe details on Australia-Pakistan series


May 22nd, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 22 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) chief executive James Sutherland has asked the International Cricket Council (ICC) for details of its investigation into Pakistan's disastrous tour of Australia that has come ... Read more...

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Sydney Test between Australia-Pakistan could be fixed


May 20th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 20 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has been provided evidence that players fixed the Sydney Test and a Twenty20 match during their disastrous tour of Australia earlier this year. There ... Read more...

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CA rubbishes ‘match fixing’ rumours behind Australia’s remarkable Sydney win against Pak


May 20th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 20 (ANI): Cricket Australia has denied reports that the Sydney Test against Pakistan was fixed, and said that Ricky Ponting-led side pulled off a remarkable victory through its own hard ... Read more...

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Leaked tape reveals match-fixing allegations made by Pak coaches against Akmal


May 19th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 19 (ANI): Days after the Pakistan Cricket Board's inquiry commission's report over the national team's disastrous Australia tour was leaked to the media, video footage of a hearing of the ... Read more...

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PCB chairman defends Waqar’s appointment as coach


March 8th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 8(ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt has defended Waqar Younis' appointment as Pakistan coach despite allegations of match fixing against him.Butt said that all those fined on the ... Read more...

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‘Captain, team management not PCB to be blamed for Oz debacle’


February 4th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb.4 (ANI): The Pakistan cricket team's pitiable performance Down Under was due to some flawed decisions taken by the captain Mohammed Yousuf and team management, a former Pakistani first class cricketer ... Read more...

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Circumstances forced us to name Yousuf as captain: PCB chairman


February 1st, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 1(ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt has reiterated that circumstances prior to the tour of New Zealand had compelled the board to appoint Mohammad Yousuf as captain.Butt ... Read more...

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Yousuf not first choice skipper for Kiwi, Oz tour: Butt


January 31st, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan.31 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt has said Mohammed Yousuf was not the first choice skipper to lead the squad during the New Zealand and Australia tour rather ... Read more...

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No need for specialist coaches for foreign tours: Nazir


January 4th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Juan 4 (ANI): Former Pakistan fast bowler Shahid Nazir has backed Test captain Mohammad Yousuf's recent statement that a fielding coach would not be beneficial for the Pakistan team, saying that ... Read more...

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Akram seeks prayers for bringing up children the way late wife would have wanted


October 27th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 27(ANI): Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram has asked his relatives, fans and family friends to pray for him to be able to bring up his children, the way his late ... Read more...

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Coach must take pride in his work: Aaqib Javed


September 11th, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.11 (ANI): Former Pakistan fast bowler and assistant coach Aaqib Javed has said a coach of a national squad should take pride in his work and not impose himself on the ... Read more...

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PCB chief on collision course with Younis Khan


August 23rd, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug.23 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ijaz Butt is apparently on a collision course with captain Younus Khan and the Governing Board (GB) members.According to sources, there are reports of ... Read more...

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Akram advises rookie pacer Aamir to gain some weight to survive rigours of cricket


June 24th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 24 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram has commended new teenage pace sensation, Mohammad Aamir, for his brilliant show in the ICC Twenty 20 Championship, but said that the young ... Read more...

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‘Batsmen and not pitches responsible for Pakistan’s series defeat’


May 6th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, May 6 (IANS) The Pakistan team management has rejected claims that the national team lost its five-match one-day series against Australia in United Arab Emirates (UAE) because of poor ... Read more...

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