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Jones in contention for Pakistan cricket coach’s job


October 6th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 6 (IANS) Former Australian batsman Dean Jones has confirmed applying for the post of Pakistan cricket coach.Jones hasn't got an official information from the Pakistan Cricket Board ... Read more...

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Pakistan can get to the top of world rankings: Waqar


September 24th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 24 (IANS) Waqar Younis, who quit as Pakistan cricket coach last week, says the squad he managed is highly capable of taking the country to the top of ... Read more...

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Pak bowling, fielding has shown dramatic improvement in last 12-14 months: Waqar


April 15th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 15(ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has said that his team has shown remarkable improvement during the last one year, especially in the bowling and fielding areas.Waqar declined to comment ... Read more...

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Indo-Pak cricket rivalry bigger than Ashes: Waqar


April 15th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 15(ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has called for the resumption of Indo-Pak cricket ties, saying that a contest between the archrivals is more significant than the Ashes."The most ... Read more...

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PCB must look beyond Miandad for Pak batting coach: Waqar


April 14th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 14(ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has expressed his disapproval over the way the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has been trying to persuade former captain Javed Miandad to take up ... Read more...

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Waqar calls for rewarding team management just as cricket players


April 10th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 10(ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis believes that not only the players, but the support staff and the team management should also be rewarded for any series or tournament victory. ... Read more...

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Waqar downplays ICC World Cup trophy issue


April 5th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 5(ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has played down the controversy over the ICC World Cup trophy after Indian media reported that a replica was given to India."I don't think ... Read more...

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Pakistan out of cycle of controversies, back on winning track: Waqar


March 16th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 16(ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis feels that his team, which had been plagued by last year's spot-fixing scandal and disciplinary issues involving the players, is now "out of this ... Read more...

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Waqar Younis eyes redemption for Pak cricket by winning World Cup


February 11th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 11(ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis believes that his team's victory in the ICC World Cup 2011 will lead to the return of international cricket to the country and also ... Read more...

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Waqar, Intikhab call for ‘fresh start’ for Pakistan following ICC ban on tainted trio


February 9th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 9(ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis and team manager Intikhab Alam have called for a fresh start for the national side after three key Pakistani players were handed lengthy bans ... Read more...

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Waqar submits reply to PCB notice, ‘regrets’ commenting on WC captaincy issue


January 26th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 26(ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has submitted his reply to the Pakistan Cricket Board's show cause notice, and expressed regret over his comments on the World Cup captaincy issue ... Read more...

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Pakistan cricket to benefit from players’ exclusion from IPL: Waqar Younis


January 17th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 17(ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis feels the fact that his players will be missing from the lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty20 tournament is good for Pakistan cricket."It's ... Read more...

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Waqar Younis feels IPL snub better for Pakistan cricket


January 12th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Jan.12 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis is more than happy for his players to be missing from the lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty20 tournament.Aside from the ... Read more...

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Spot-fixing case: Aamir may lodge protest with ICC over statement leakage


December 30th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 30 (ANI): Suspended Pakistan pacer Mohammad Aamir intends to lodge a protest with the International Cricket Council (ICC) over the continued leakage of confidential information relating to the spot-fixing scandal.Aamir's ... Read more...

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Pakistan have to ‘play clean cricket’ on New Zealand tour, says coach Waqar


December 21st, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Dec 21 (ANI): The Pakistan cricket team has to 'make sure we play clean cricket' on the tour of New Zealand, in the wake of the match-fixing allegations that have plagued ... Read more...

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Smith, Waqar praise ‘exciting’ fourth ODI between Pak-SA in Dubai


November 7th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Oct 7 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis and South African skipper Graeme Smith have described the fourth one-day match between their two teams in Dubai as 'exciting' and 'good' for ... Read more...

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PCB boss Butt has dragged Pak cricket further down: Richard Pybus


November 7th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 7 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricket coach Richard Pybus has slammed Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ijaz Butt for dragging the nation 'down further' instead of 'acting swiftly' to protect its ... Read more...

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Waqar lauds his batsmen as Pak levels series against SA 2-2


November 6th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Nov 6 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis is all praise for his batsmen, who chased down a challenging 275-run target by South Africa to square the series 2-2, and set ... Read more...

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Waqar blames batsmen for team’s heavy defeat against SA in UAE T20 opener


October 27th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi, Oct 27 (ANI): Following Pakistan's six-wicket defeat against South Africa in their opening Twenty20 match in the UAE, Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has said that his players did not ... Read more...

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Misbah’s performance crucial for upcoming South Africa series: Waqar


October 17th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 17 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has said that the performance of new Test captain, Misbahul Haq, will be important in the forthcoming series against South Africa in the ... Read more...

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Waqar stresses need for early ‘player education’ on how to avoid controversy


September 25th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sep 25 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has stressed the need of imparting education to young cricketers in avoiding controversy, after his embattled team arrived home from their England tour ... Read more...

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Waqar hoping ‘momentum’ following Oval win will help Pak clinch ODI series


September 18th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sept 18 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has called on his team to go on with the momentum and win the ongoing one-day series against England, after their stunning display ... Read more...

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PCB failed to effectively tackle spot-fixing issue: Pak envoy


September 17th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 17 (ANI): Pakistan's High Commissioner in London- Wajid Shamsul Hassan- has told President Asif Ali Zardari in a letter about the failure of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) in effectively tackling ... Read more...

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Pak coach Younis insists Riaz “available” for remaining ODIs against England


September 12th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept 12 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has insisted that fast bowler Wahab Riaz is available for matches despite the revelation that he is the under the scanner for spot-fixing.Younis ... Read more...

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It will be difficult to lift team morale: Waqar


August 31st, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 31 (IANS) Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis Tuesday admitted that it will be difficult to lift the morale of the team for the remaining tour matches in the midst of ... Read more...

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Pak’s domestic level batting basket “totally empty” : Ex-coach


August 6th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug.6 (ANI): Pointing fingers towards defective domestic system, a former Pakistan cricket coach has said that there aren't enough talented batsmen in the country who could shine at the Test level.The ... Read more...

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Pak pace trio will worry Oz batsmen: Waqar


July 7th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jul 7 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has said that pace trio of Mohammad Aamer, Mohammad Asif and Umar Gul will worry the Australian batsmen in English conditions during their ... Read more...

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Waqar’s request for friendly pitches in England rejected


July 3rd, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, July 3 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis' request to prepare pitches that would help his team, particularly the spinners, has been rejected by Lord's curators, the venue for the first ... Read more...

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Premature debut in international cricket does more harm than good: Imran Nazir


June 17th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jun.17 (ANI): While Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis and the selectors have been supporting the idea of injecting more young blood in the national squad, opening batsman Imran Nazir believes that ... Read more...

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‘Chaotic’ situation ahead of final, reason behind Pak’s 1999 World Cup loss: Pybus


June 3rd, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jun.3 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricket coach Richard Pybus has blamed the 'chaotic' situation ahead of the 1999 World Cup final for the loss against Australia in the all important match.Pybus, who ... Read more...

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Time to inject young blood in Pak cricket: Ijaz Ahmed


May 27th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 27 (ANI): Assistant Pakistan cricket coach Ijaz Ahmed has called for injecting young blood in the team rather than recalling older players, who have failed to impress despite given several ... Read more...

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Coach Alam refutes pressure charge claimed by Afridi


May 22nd, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 22 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricket coach Intikhab Alam has refuted skipper Shahid Afridi's claim that he forced him to win the toss in the last ODI against Australia.According to ... Read more...

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Waqar says fully fit pace attack critical for Test series against England and Australia


May 13th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 13 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis believes that a fully fit pace attack would the key during the Test series against England and Australia this summer.Waqar told PakPassion.net that ... Read more...

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Pak cricketers don’t know how to talk, wear clothes: Intikhab told enquiry commission


May 10th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 10 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricket coach Intikhab Alam had described his team as a bunch of uncivilised players who do not know how to wear clothes or talk, the report ... Read more...

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Pak players have learnt their lessons from Australia tour: Waqar


May 1st, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
St. Lucia, May.1 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis believes that his side's laid back attitude, which was one of the prime reasons behind their disastrous performance during the Australia tour, has ... Read more...

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