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Pakistan selectors retain Shoaib Malik for Sri Lanka series


October 3rd, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 3 (IANS) Pakistan's former skipper Shoaib Malik has been retained for the "home" series against Sri Lanka in the United Arab Emirates, beginning Oct 18.Malik was recalled to ... Read more...

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Malik recalled to Pakistan squad for Zimbabwe tour


August 21st, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Aug 21 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik has been recalled to the squad for next month's tour of Zimbabwe.Malik last played for Pakistan during their controversial tour of ... Read more...

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“I’ve presented all documents asked for by PCB Integrity Committee”: Kamran Akmal


January 1st, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 1(ANI): Pakistan wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal has said he has presented full details regarding his movable and immovable properties, and activities other than cricket to the Pakistan Cricket Board."Whatever the PCB ... Read more...

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Pak team management too laid back to send England tour report to PCB on time


October 23rd, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 23 (ANI): Although one month has passed since Pakistan's tour of England ended, the national team management has not submitted its reports on the contentious series, during which the spot-fixing ... Read more...

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Pak editorial calls for PCB chief Butt’s resignation over mismanagement


October 11th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 11(ANI): The time has come for the whimsical and egotistical reign of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Ijaz Butt to come to an end, an editorial in a leading Pakistani newspaper ... Read more...

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Snubbed Younus opens photo studio to “divert mind, utilise time”


October 2nd, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 2 (ANI): Dejected after repeatedly being sidelined by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and the national selectors, former skipper Younus Khan has opened a photo studio in order to "divert ... Read more...

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Younus must as Test captain to see Pak cricket through challenging times: Zaheer Abbas


September 30th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 30 (ANI): Former Pakistan batsman Zaheer Abbas has urged the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to reappoint Younus Khan as the Test team captain, calling him the 'ideal' replacement for Salman ... Read more...

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Afridi hints at yet another Test comeback


September 24th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, Sep 24 (IANS) Pakistan's experienced allrounder Shahid Afridi has hinted at making yet another Test return after ending his previous comeback in a hurry in July. Afridi, Pakistan's One-day captain, ... Read more...

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ICC probing third Pak-England ODI amid ‘go-slow’ allegations


September 19th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 19 (ANI): The International Cricket Council has launched an inquiry into the third one-day match between Pakistan and England at The Oval, following allegations that the visiting team was involved ... Read more...

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YSR’s son defers ‘yatra’ on Sonia Gandhi’s directive


June 7th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 7 (IANS) Finally bowing to the Congress leadership, Lok Sabha member Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy Monday postponed his 'odarpu yatra' by a month. The late chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy's son ... Read more...

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Jagan defies Congress, to go ahead with ‘yatra’


June 6th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 6 (IANS) Continuing to defy the Congress party leaders, former chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy's son Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy Sunday said he would go ahead with his "Odarpur yatra". "Who ... Read more...

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New Zealand Cricket welcomes postponement of Zimbabwe tour


February 25th, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Feb 25 (ANI): New Zealand Cricket chief executive Justin Vaughan and New Zealand players boss Heath Mills have both welcomed the decision to postpone the Black Caps'' controversial ... Read more...

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Twenty20 like `three-minute Maggie noodles’, IPL bad for cricket: Ranatunga


March 17th, 2008 - 11:11 am ICT by admin
(Interview) By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, March 17 (IANS) Sri Lankan World Cup winning captain Arjuna Ranatunga thinks Indian selectors are right in axing Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid from One-Day Internationals (ODI). He says ... Read more...

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ICC clears Harbhajan Singh of fresh Sydney charges (Lead)


March 3rd, 2008 - 7:59 pm ICT by admin
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, March 3 (IANS) The International Cricket Council has cleared Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh of reportedly making monkey gestures and spitting at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) crowd during India's ... Read more...

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Harbhajan is targeted again!


March 3rd, 2008 - 10:18 am ICT by admin
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, March 3 (IANS) The Indian cricket team management Monday strongly condemned reports in some Australia's Fairfax newspapers which quoted a spectator as saying Harbhajan Singh had motioned to scratch ... Read more...

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