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ICC calls for worldwide life ban on Kaneria, Westfield


June 27th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 27 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Board Wednesday called for a life-time ban on Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria and England bowler Mervyn Westfield, who were punished ... Read more...

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ECB convicts Kaneria of spot-fixing


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) Pakistani leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has been convicted by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) of introducing his "young and vulnerable" Essex teammate Mervyn Westfield ... Read more...

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Danish Kaneria cleared of spot-fixing charges


June 5th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 5 (IANS) Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria was cleared in a spot-fixing investigation of a local Twenty 20 tournament after a local inquiry committee of the Karachi City Cricket ... Read more...

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Kaneria not cleared, say ICC and PCB


February 20th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 20 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said Monday that leg-spinner Danish Kaneria was never cleared for his alleged involvement in match-fixing ... Read more...

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PCB to co-operate with ECB on Kaneria’s role


February 18th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Feb 18 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will co-operate with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) if cricket officials in England decide to hold an inquiry into ... Read more...

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Kaneria named in Westfield cricket scam


February 17th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) Former Pakistani spinner Danish Kaneria has been named Friday in the Mervyn Westfield cricket scam that has rocked English county Essex. Kaneria has been accused of ... Read more...

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Kaneria frustrated over delay in court hearing


September 27th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 27 (IANS) Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria says courts are frustrating all his attempts to get back to international cricket by delaying hearings in the spot-fixing case.The Sindh High ... Read more...

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Afridi, Akmal not in new PCB contracts


August 8th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Aug 8 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi and wicket-keeper Kamran Akmal have not been given central contracts by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).Younis Khan, who was banned on ... Read more...

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Former Pak cricketers lash out at team selection


May 4th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 4(ANI): Former Pakistan cricketers have taken the selection committee to task for excluding competent players like leg-spinner Danish Kaneria and wicket- keeper Adnan Akmal from the 15- memeber Test squad ... Read more...

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Kaneria wants justice from PCB


May 4th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 4 (IANS) Pakistan's discarded Test leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has sought the help of top authorities to get "justice" after being snubbed by the country's cricket chiefs "without any ... Read more...

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No salary or match fee increment for Pak cricketers since two years


April 9th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 9(ANI): The Pakistani cricketers, who have not got any salary raise during the last two years, have been denied an increment again in their latest six-month central contract applicable from ... Read more...

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PCB drops Yousuf, Malik, Kaneria from central contracts list


March 10th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 10(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has dropped veteran batsman Mohammad Yousuf, former skipper Shoaib Malik, leg-spinner Danish Kaneria and pacer Sohail Tanvir from its central contracts list.Shockingly, wicketkeeper ... Read more...

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Opening with spinners in World Cup matches “a terrific idea”: Kaneria


March 8th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 8(ANI): Opening the bowling attack with a spin bowler in the World Cup 2011 matches is "a terrific idea" due to the spin-friendly pitches of the subcontinent, Pakistani leg spinner ... Read more...

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Yousuf, Malik omitted from 30-player list for Pak ‘central contracts’


January 30th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 30(ANI): Pakistan's cricket selection committee has omitted names of senior players Mohammad Yousuf, Shoaib Malik, Danish Kaneria and Rana Naved from the proposed list of 30 players, who will be ... Read more...

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PCB should ‘come clean’ on Kaneria, Malik non-selection issue: Basit Ali


January 16th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 16(ANI): Former Pakistan cricket team selector Basit Ali has launched a scathing attack on the Pakistan Cricket Board for mishandling the non selection of Danish Kaneria and Shoaib Malik, and ... Read more...

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Kaneria may take legal action against PCB for not clearing him of spot-fixing suspicions


January 9th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 9 (ANI): Pakistani leg-spinner Danish Kaneria may take legal action against the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) if it does not clear him of spot-fixing suspicions, a lawyer for the player ... Read more...

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30 best Pak players chosen for World Cup: Mohsin Khan


January 6th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 6(ANI): Pakistan's chief selector Mohsin Khan has expressed satisfaction over the balance and makeup of the preliminary 30-member squad for World Cup 2011."I feel we have selected the 30 best ... Read more...

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Pak’s preliminary World Cup squad gets mixed reaction from former players


January 6th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 6(ANI): Pakistan's 30-member preliminary squad for World Cup 2011 has drawn mixed reactions from former national players.Former chief selector and Test leg-spinner Abdul Qadir said the decision to recall Kamran ... Read more...

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Malik, Akmal doubtful for Pakistani World Cup squad


January 2nd, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Jan 2 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik and wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal have so far been unable to obtain a clean chit from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and remain doubtful ... Read more...

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PCB approaches ICC ahead of selecting preliminary World Cup squad


January 2nd, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 2(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has approached the International Cricket Council (ICC) to allow it to select players involved in the spot-fixing scandal in their preliminary World Cup squad.The ... Read more...

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PCB confirms Pak players under Integrity Committee’s radar for clearance


December 26th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 26 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board's Chief Operating Officer, Subhan Ahmed, has confirmed that some national players are under the scrutiny of the board's Integrity Committee.However, he declined to disclose ... Read more...

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Pakistan to finalise preliminary squad for World Cup 2011 on December 30


December 25th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec 25 (ANI): Pakistan cricket selectors will meet on December 30 to finalise the preliminary squad of 30 players for next year's World Cup.The selectors decided to meet on December ... Read more...

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Yousuf gets a chance to make cut for World Cup probables


December 20th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, Dec 20 (IANS) Pakistan batsman Mohammad Yousuf has now a chance to prove his fitness and make the cut for his country's World Cup squad after the International Cricket ... Read more...

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Under-scanner Kaneria to provide ‘bank and assets details’ to PCB


December 17th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 17 (ANI): Pakistan leg spinner Danish Kaneria has said that he is confident of being cleared by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and returning to the national side, adding that ... Read more...

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Pakistan delay announcing World Cup provisional squad


December 15th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Dec 15 (IANS) Pakistan Wednesday delayed naming its 30-man preliminary squad for the cricket World Cup 2011.Though the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) decided against giving a definite reason for the delay, ... Read more...

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Waqar calls for quick decision on spot-fixing so that “Pak can focus on job ahead”


December 11th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec 11(ANI): Pakistan's cricket team's head coach Waqar Younis has called for a quick decision on the spot-fixing allegations surrounding some leading national cricketers."We need a clear picture so that whoever ... Read more...

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ICC asks PCB to appoint retired judge in integrity committee


November 22nd, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 22(ANI): The International Cricket Council's (ICC) special task force for Pakistan cricket has advised the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to appoint a retired High Court judge to head the integrity ... Read more...

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“I’ve never taken fixing allegations seriously”: Kamran Akmal


November 20th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 20 (ANI): Even as uncertainty prevails over Pakistan cricketer Kamran Akmal's future following his implication in the spot-fixing scandal, the discarded wicketkeeper denies taking the 'fixing' allegations against him "seriously," ... Read more...

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PCB to send World Cup probables list to ICC anti-corruption unit for clearance


November 15th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 15(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will send a list of potential 2011 World Cup probables to the International Cricket Council's (ICC)'s Anti-corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) before selecting the ... Read more...

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PCB provisionally blacklists five stars for World Cup 2011


November 12th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.12 (ANI): Pakistan have provisionally agreed not to select five players for next year's World Cup on the subcontinent as they seek to come clean on match-fixing charges against some of ... Read more...

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“PCB has given no reason as yet why I was stopped from travelling to UAE”: Kaneria


November 10th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 10 (ANI): Pakistan's highest wicket-taking spin bowler Danish Kaneria has said that he has no idea why he was not permitted to make the trip to Dubai, as he has ... Read more...

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Adnan Akmal to replace Zulqarnain for Tests against South Africa


November 9th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 9 (IANS) Pakistan's cricket selectors have decided to replace wicket-keeper Zulqarnain Haider, who fled Dubai fearing for his life, with uncapped youngster Adnan Akmal for the two-match Test series against ... Read more...

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PCB may dump ‘tainted’ Kamran, Kaneria from 2011World Cup squad


November 8th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 8 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chiefs may reportedly drop two senior players, Kamran Akmal and Danish Kaneria, from the team when they announce their 30-man preliminary squad for World ... Read more...

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Kaneria likely to be “unavailable for whole series” in UAE: Intikhab Alam


November 8th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 8 (ANI): Pakistan's ace leg spinner Danish Kaneria will not be a part of the Test squad in the UAE, as cricket authorities did not clear him for the forthcoming ... Read more...

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‘Recuperating’ Tanvir dropped from Pak squad for South Africa Test series


November 5th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 5(ANI): Pakistani fast bowler Sohail Tanvir has been dropped from the Test squad for the upcoming series against South Africa in the United Arab Emirates.Tanvir was named in the Test ... Read more...

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