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Pakistan recall Kamran Akmal, Razzaq for World T20


July 12th, 2012 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 12 (IANS) Pakistan Wednesday included controversial wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal, opener Imran Nazir and all-rounder Abdul Razzaq in the list of 30 probables for the World Twenty20 in Sri ... Read more...

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Pak’s discarded Test fast bowler Sami fined, banned again in Quaid Trophy


December 25th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 25 (ANI): Mohammad Sami, Pakistan's discarded Test fast bowler, has been slapped with yet another fine and ban in the ongoing Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Tournament for excessive appealing.Semi, who was ... Read more...

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‘Drunk’ Sami faces investigation over hotel brawl


December 16th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 16(ANI): Pakistani fast bowler and Karachi Blues captain Mohammad Sami is under investigation after being accused of brawling and damaging hotel furniture while drunk, Karachi City Cricket Association (KCCA) President ... Read more...

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Tanveer Ahmed should have been tried on ‘bowler-friendly’ English pitches: Qadir


November 22nd, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 22(ANI): Former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) selector Abdul Qadir has said that fast bowler Tanveer Ahmed should have been introduced in the recent tour of England.Qadir's comments follow Ahmed's brilliant ... 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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Kaneria barred from joining Pakistan team in UAE


November 7th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) Pakistan's preparations for the Test series against South Africa in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) received a setback when the country's cricket board Sunday refused ... 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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Misbah’s appointment as Pak Test captain shocking: Akram


October 10th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 10(ANI): Former skipper Wasim Akram has slammed Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)'s decision to appoint Misbah-ul-Haq as the captain for the two-Test series against South Africa."I was surprised when I heard ... Read more...

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“I’m a better bowler than my statistics suggest”: Mohammad Sami


September 25th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sep 25 (ANI): Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Sami, currently out of the national squad, has stated that if given an opportunity, he would prove that he was a better bowler than ... Read more...

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Afridi’s ‘dinners together’ mantra to keep disparate Pak team united


July 14th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14(ANI): Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi has said he "normally" takes his players out "for dinners together" to keep the team as close as he can."The guys are united. As a ... Read more...

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Ex-players blast PCB for dumping Younis for England tour


June 22nd, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, June 22(ANI): Former Pakistani cricketers have expressed anger over former captain Younis Khan's exclusion from the 17-man Test squad bound for England.The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has given no ... Read more...

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“In-house” tennis tournament helping Pak cricketers relax, keep fit during ICC T20WC


May 14th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 14 (ANI): The Pakistan cricket team, which is just a couple of steps away from retaining the ICC World T20 Championship in the West Indies, has adopted a unique ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Pakistan vs New Zealand, World Twenty20


May 9th, 2010 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 8 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the Super Eights stage match between Pakistan and New Zealand in World Twenty20 here Saturday. New Zealand:Brendon McCullum c ... Read more...

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Pakistan lose a last-ball thriller to New Zealand


May 9th, 2010 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 8 (IANS) Defending champions Pakistan lost a last-ball thriller by one run to New Zealand in the Super Eights match of the World Twenty20 here Saturday. Chasing New ... Read more...

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Pak restricts Kiwis to 133 for 7 in Barbados 20-20 clash


May 8th, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by ANI
Bridgetown (Barbados, West Indies), May 8 (ANI): Bowling with good control and discipline, Pakistan on Saturday restricted New Zealand to 133-7 off their 20 overs in their World Twenty20 Super Eight ... Read more...

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Pakistan need 134 runs to win against New Zealand


May 8th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown(Barbados), May 8 (IANS) Pakistan restricted New Zealand to 133 for seven in their 20 overs in the Super Eights match of the World Twenty20 here Saturday. Skipper Daniel Vettori top scored with ... Read more...

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Pak elects to field against Kiwis in Barbados 20-20 match


May 8th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by ANI
Bridgetown (West Indies), May 8 (ANI): Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has won the toss and elected to field against New Zealand in a World Twenty20 Super Eights match being played at ... Read more...

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Pakistan elect to field against New Zealand


May 8th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Bidgetown (Barbados), May 8 (IANS) Pakistan won the toss and decided to field against New Zealand in the Super Eights stage of the World Twenty20 here Saturday. Teams:New Zealand: Daniel Vettori ... Read more...

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Pak needs imagination, proper game plan to progress in T20 WC: Sohail


May 8th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 8 (ANI): Former Pakistan skipper Aamir Sohail is disappointed at his team's crushing defeat against England in the Super Eight game of the ongoing ICC World T20 Championship, and has ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Pakistan vs Australia, World Twenty20


May 3rd, 2010 - 4:58 am ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St Lucia), May 3 (IANS) Scoreboard of the World Twenty20 Group A match between Pakistan and Australia here Monday. Australia:David Warner c Umar Akmal b Mohammad Sami 26Shane Watson ... Read more...

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Australia overwhelm Pakistan by 34 runs (Lead)


May 3rd, 2010 - 4:46 am ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St. Lucia), May 3 (IANS) Australia began their World Twenty20 campaign in style as they outclassed defending champions Pakistan by 34 runs at the Beausejour stadium here Monday. If their shocking ... Read more...

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Australia opt to bat against Pakistan


May 3rd, 2010 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St.Lucia), May 2 (IANS) Australia captain Michael Clarke won the toss and opted to bat against defending champions Pakistan in a Group A match of the World Twenty20 at the ... Read more...

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Scoreboard, World Twenty20, Pakistan vs Bangladesh


May 2nd, 2010 - 4:51 am ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St.Lucia), May 2 (IANS) Scoreboard of the World Twenty20 Group A match between Pakistan and Bangladesh here Sunday. Pakistan:Kamran Akmal c Abdur Razzak b Shakib Al Hasan 73Salman Butt ... Read more...

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Pakistan survive Bangladesh scare, win by 21 runs (Second Lead)


May 2nd, 2010 - 4:46 am ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St. Lucia), May 2 (IANS) Defending champions Pakistan were given a fright by Bangladesh before stumbling to a 21-run win in a Goup A match of the WorldTwenty20 here Sunday. ... Read more...

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Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 21 runs (Lead)


May 2nd, 2010 - 3:44 am ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St. Lucia), May 2 (IANS) Defending champions Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 21 runs in a Group A match of the World Twenty20 here Sunday. Winning the toss and batting, Pakistan were ... Read more...

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World Twenty20: Pakistan elect to bat against Bangladesh


May 2nd, 2010 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St Lucia), May 1 (IANS) Defending champions Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat against Bangladesh in a Group A match of the World Twenty20 here Saturday. Teams:Pakistan: Shahid ... Read more...

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Gul’s absence can hurt Pakistan World T20: Younis Khan


April 26th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 26 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Younis Khan, who led Pakistan to a memorable title triumph in the World Twenty20 in England last year, believes the absence of injured pace spearhead ... Read more...

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Waqar vows to bring back trademark 90’s agression to win T20 WC


April 26th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr 26(ANI): Pakistan coach Waqar Younis insists that the national team needs aggression and firepower to win the forthcoming Twenty20 World Cup in the West Indies."I will try to induct ... Read more...

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Pak to use rookie fast bowler Irfan as ’surprise weapon’: Afridi


April 19th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr 19(ANI): Pakistani skipper Shahid Afridi is looking forward to 'unleashing' rookie fast bowler Mohammad Irfan as a 'surprise weapon' in the Twenty20 World Cup to held in the Caribbean, starting ... Read more...

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Pak suffer double blow as Gul, Arafat ruled out of Twenty20 World Cup


April 19th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr 19(ANI): Defending Twenty20 World Cup champions Pakistan have suffered a major blow, as fast bowler Umar Gul and all-rounder Yasir Arafat have been ruled out of the Twenty20 World Cup ... Read more...

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Umar Gul ruled out of Pak T20 squad


April 18th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr.18 (ANI): Pakistan's hope of defending the coveted ICC T20 World Championship title suffered a major jolt on Sunday when fast bowler Umar Gul was ruled out of the squad due ... Read more...

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Gul, Arafat may miss Twenty20 World Cup due to injury


April 12th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr 12(ANI): Pakistani fast bowler Umar Gul and all-rounder Yasir Arafat are doubtful for the Twenty20 World Cup to be played in the West Indies due to injury.The Pakistan team management ... Read more...

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Afridi in, Malik out of PCB’s squad for T20 World Cup


March 13th, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar.13 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced a 15-man squad sans the name of the skipper for the forthcoming ICC T20 World Championship in the Caribbean.The squad also includes ... Read more...

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No Shoaib Akhtar in list of 30 probables for ICC T20 World Cup


February 27th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb.27 (ANI): It seems to be all over for temperamental Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar, as the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has not included him in the list of 30 ... Read more...

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Pakistan include Akmal in probables for Twenty20 World Cup


February 26th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, Feb 26 (IANS) Pakistan Friday announced its 30-man preliminary squad for the ICC World Twenty20 championship, opting to retain wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal despite reports that he is being investigated ... Read more...

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