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Pakistan names cricket squad for T20 World Cup


July 18th, 2012 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 17 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Tuesday announced the 15-member squad for Twenty20 World Cup scheduled to be held in September in Sri Lanka.Addressing a news conference, ... Read more...

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Pakistan drop Riaz over spot-fixing links


November 21st, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 21 (IANS) Pakistan have dropped Wahab Riaz from the squad for the tour of Bangladesh after the pacer's name was mentioned in the recent spot-fixing trial.Riaz was a ... Read more...

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Kamran’s father-in-law sues Zulqarnain for Rs100mn over ‘match fixer’ allegations


April 27th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 27(ANI): Runaway former Pakistani wicketkeeper Zulqarnain Haidar, who returned home from a self-imposed exile in the United Kingdom on Monday, has found himself in the middle of a 100-million-rupee lawsuit.Zulqarnain ... Read more...

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Kamran denies Zulqarnain’s ‘match fixer’ allegations against father-in-law


April 26th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 26(ANI): Discarded Pakistan wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal has denied runaway cricketer Zulqarnain Haider's claims about the involvement of his father-in-law in gambling.The now retired wicketkeeper, who had stunned one and all ... Read more...

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‘Butter-fingered’ keeper Kamran eyes comeback in Pak team as ’specialist batsman’


April 23rd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 23(ANI): Discarded Pakistan wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal is eyeing a comeback to the national team as a "specialist batsman."Kamran's repeated follies behind the stumps- including some vital dropped catches- have cost ... Read more...

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Pak cricket team will be crowd pleasers: Intikhab Alam


April 18th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
St Lucia, Apr 18(ANI): Pakistan team manager Intikhab Alam has said that West Indies cricket fans will be attracted to the style of play of the visiting team.The team, which arrived here ... Read more...

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Kamran, Razzaq must say goodbye to international cricket following WC debacle: Butt


April 9th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 9(ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Ijaz Butt has cast a shadow of doubt over the future of faltering wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal and all-rounder Abdul Razzaq by saying that both ... Read more...

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Kamran must give stellar performance in domestic cricket to return to Pak team: Mohsin


April 7th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 7(ANI): Discarded Pakistan wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal, whose repeated follies behind the stumps- including some vital dropped catches- cost Pakistan a lot in the recently-concluded World Cup, needs to "give an ... Read more...

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‘Dropped’ Razzaq blames Pak team management for his unimpressive WC performance


April 7th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 7(ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq has hit out at the team management following his omission from the national squad for the West Indies tour, saying that he was not utilised ... Read more...

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Pakistan drop Razzaq, Kamran from ODIs, T20 side


April 6th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 6 (IANS) Pakistan dropped Abdul Razzaq and Kamran Akmal and rested Umar Gul and Younis Khan from the ODI and Twenty20 squads for the forthcoming series in ... Read more...

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Azam, Adnan, Taufeeq may replace Razzaq, Kamran, Shahzad in Pak team: Afridi


April 6th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 6(ANI): Pakistan's limited-overs captain Shahid Afridi has hinted that batsman Ahmed Shahzad, all-rounder Abdul Razzaq and opener-cum-wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal are likely to be dropped from the Pakistan squad for ... Read more...

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Kamran, Razzaq, Younis likely to be axed from Pak squad for West Indies series


April 6th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 6(ANI): The Pakistan cricket team for the upcoming series against the West Indies will be finalised on Wednesday.Earlier, the national selection committee failed to announce the squad even after seven-hour-long ... Read more...

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Pakistan team now needs a younger wicketkeeper: Waqar Younis


April 5th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 5(ANI): Pakistan wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal appears to be on his way out of the national squad after coach Waqar Younis told the selection committee to look for a younger replacement."This ... Read more...

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Pak opener Kamran Akmal may be axed over poor wicket keeping, batting in WC


April 1st, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 1(ANI): Pakistan wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal may have played his last international match at the 2011 World Cup semi-final against India in Mohali, as he is likely to be axed over ... Read more...

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World Cup scoreboard: India vs. Pakistan, 2nd semifinal


March 31st, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) Scoreboard of the second 2011 World Cup semifinal between India and Pakistan at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium here Wednesday.India: Virender Sehwag lbw b ... Read more...

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Corporate India lets hair down watching Mohali semifinal


March 30th, 2011 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) For once they shed their board room mannerisms and dark suits to erupt in boisterous cheers when Sachin Tendulkar and Virendra Sehwag hit boundaries ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of India’s innings against Pakistan


March 30th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) Scoreboard of India's innings against Pakistan in the second 2011 World Cup semifinal at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium here Wednesday.India: Virender Sehwag lbw ... Read more...

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India wins toss, elects to bat first against Pak in Mohali encounter


March 30th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Mar 30 (ANI): Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the crucial toss and elected to bat first in the World Cup semi-final game against Pakistan in Mohali.Indian pacer Ashish Nehra ... Read more...

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India bat against Pakistan in World Cup semifinal


March 30th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) Indian captain Mahendra Singh won the toss and opted to bat against Pakistan in the much awaited World Cup semifinal at the Punjab Cricket Association ... Read more...

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325 more Pakistani fans cross into India


March 29th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, March 29 (IANS) Around 325 Pakistani cricket fans, including officials and relatives of the players, crossed over into India through the Attari-Wagah check-post on the eve of Wednesday's ... Read more...

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Playing India motivates Pakistan, says Intikhab (Lead)


March 25th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka/Chandigarh, March 25 (IANS) Pakistan team manager Intikhab Alam Friday said his side is always motivated when they play India."I hope it will be a good game. You can ... Read more...

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Pakistan cricket team reaches Chandigarh


March 25th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 25 (IANS) Led by skipper Shahid Afridi, the Pakistan cricket team arrived here Friday for their World Cup semifinal clash against India at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) ... Read more...

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Awesome Pakistan breeze into World Cup semifinals


March 24th, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 23 (IANS) Skipper Shahid Afridi bamboozled the West Indies with his leg-spin to capture four wickets as Pakistan breezed into the cricket World Cup semifinals with a crushing ... Read more...

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Pak registers thumping win against Windies to enter WC semifinal


March 23rd, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by ANI
Mirpur (Bangladesh), Mar. 23 (ANI): Pakistan beat West Indies by ten wickets at Sher-e-Bangla National stadium in Mirpur today to enter the semifinal of the 2011 World Cup.Openers Mohammad Hafeez and Kamran ... Read more...

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World Cup scoreboard: Pakistan vs. West Indies, 1st quarterfinal


March 23rd, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 23 (IANS) Scoreboard of the first World Cup quarterfinal between Pakistan and the West Indies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Wednesday.West Indies: Devon Smith lbw b Mohammad Hafeez ... Read more...

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Pakistan thrash West Indies by 10 wickets


March 23rd, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 23 (IANS) Pakistan crushed a lacklustre West Indies by 10 wickets here Wednesday to enter the semifinals of the 2011 World Cup.Pakistan bowled out West Indies for a ... Read more...

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Afridi, Pak spinners bundle out Windies for 112 in WC quarterfinal


March 23rd, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
Mirpur (Bangladesh), Mar. 23 (ANI): Pakistan's openers Mohammad Hafeez and Kamran Akmal have begun their side's reply to the West Indies score of 112 in the first quarterfinal of the 2011 World ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of West Indies innings against Pakistan


March 23rd, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 23 (IANS) Scoreboard of the West Indies innings against Pakistan in the first quarterfinal of the 2011 World Cup here Wedneday:West Indies: Devon Smith lbw b Mohammad Hafeez 7 ... Read more...

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West Indies to bat against Pakistan


March 23rd, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 23 (IANS) The West Indies won the toss and decided to bat against Pakistan in the first quarter-final of the 2011 Cricket World Cup here Wednesday.Teams: West ... Read more...

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‘Out of favour’ Akhtar unlikely to play any role for Pak in remaining WC matches


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 22(ANI): Pakistan's fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar, who is set to retire from international cricket after the ICC World Cup 2011, is unlikely to play any further role for Pakistan ... Read more...

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World Cup scoreboard: Pakistan vs. Australia, Group A


March 20th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 19 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the Group A match between Australia and Pakistan in 2011 cricket World Cup at the R. Premadasa Stadium here Saturday.Australia:Shane ... Read more...

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Australia elect to bat against Pakistan


March 19th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 19 (IANS) Australia won the toss and decided to bat against Pakistan in a World Cup Group A match at the R Premadasa Stadium here Saturday.Australia are ... Read more...

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Australia, Pakistan will look to finish at top of Group A (Preview)


March 18th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 18 (IANS) The much awaited Australia-Pakistan clash at the R. Premadasa Stadium here Saturday is far from being a dead rubber as both teams would like to ... Read more...

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Kamran may replace Ahmed as Pak’s opening batsman against Australia: Afridi


March 16th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Mar 16(ANI): Pakistan's wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal is likely to replace Ahmed Shehzad as the opening batsman for the World Cup match against Australia in Colombo on March 19, captain Shahid Afridi ... Read more...

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‘Beach-boy’ Kamran’s poor wicket keeping due to his 79-kg body weight: Rashid Latif


March 15th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), Mar 15(ANI): The body weight of Pakistan's wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal may be the culprit for his poor performances during the ongoing World Cup, former wicketkeeper Rashid Latif has said."When ... Read more...

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