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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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Sialkot Stallions win Pakistan’s premier T20


April 2nd, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamababd, April 2 (IANS) Sialkot Stallions won Pakistan's prestigious national Twenty20 cricket tournament beating Karachi Dolphins in the final at Rawalpindi near here.Sialkot Stallions lifted the title for the seventh ... Read more...

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I am focusing on Australian Open: Sania


December 19th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 19 (IANS) India's tennis star Sania Mirza says she has set her sights on the 2012 Australian Open."I am focusing on Australian Open and preparing hard for it. ... 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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Harbhajan, Yuvraj rubbish Majeed’s claims


October 11th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Harbhajan Singh and Yuvraj Singh have rubbished the claims of Pakistani cricket agent Mazhar Majeed, who is being tried for spot-fixing charges at a ... Read more...

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Court heard in disbelief Majeed’s series of boasts


October 10th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 10 (IANS) The cricket agent Mazhar Majeed, who is at the centre of spot-fixing allegations, came up with a series of boasts to the undercover journalist who ... 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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Pakistan pick new faces for Zimbabwe tour


July 28th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 28 (IANS) Pakistan's cricket selectors Thursday drafted several rookies in the country's 16-man squad for the tour of Zimbabwe in September.Mohsin Khan, Pakistan's chief selector, announced that ... Read more...

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Malik hopeful of return to national team


May 4th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 4 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik remains hopeful of making his international return in spite of reports that he has been sidelined by his country's cricket authorities ... Read more...

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Efforts on to revive cricket series with India: PCB official


April 13th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 13 (IANS) Expectations are high in Pakistan over the revival of the bilateral cricket series with India following media reports that have suggested that the two teams ... 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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Why not marry in your mom’s wedding sari?


March 26th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Around 36 percent of Indian women wear their wedding day ensemble only once. So it might be wise to dig out your mother's fabulous ... Read more...

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Sania-Shoaib at “war” over much-awaited Indo-Pak clash for World Cup final slot


March 26th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 26(ANI): With India and Pakistan gearing for a much-awaited clash for a slot in the 2011 World Cup final match, Indian tennis star Sania Mirza has declared war on ... Read more...

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Sania-Shoaib in ‘war’ over India-Pakistan clash


March 26th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) It's "war" between star couple Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik as India prepares to take on arch rivals Pakistan in a high intensity World Cup ... Read more...

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PCB irked with Malik over unavailability for Pentangular Cup


February 20th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 20(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board and the national selectors are miffed with former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik over his decision not to play in the Pentangular Cup, a domestic tournament.Malik, ... Read more...

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Shoaib Malik sees spinners playing decisive role in World Cup in sub-continent


February 15th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 15(ANI): Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik has urged the national team to rely heavily on its spinners in the forthcoming World Cup, saying that spin bowlers will play a decisive ... Read more...

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Mudassar Nazar says Pak squad ’simply not strong enough to win World Cup’


February 3rd, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 3(ANI): Mudassar Nazar, former director of game development for the Pakistan Cricket Board, has expressed his utter disbelief at the mediocre planning by the PCB and its selectors for the ... Read more...

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PCB most likely to retain Afridi as Pak captain for World Cup 2011


February 1st, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 01(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board, will in all likelihood, retain Shahid Afridi as the team captain for the upcoming World Cup, despite some players backing Pakistan's Test skipper Misbah-ul Haq ... 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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Sania Mirza helping ‘disappointed’ hubby Malik in handling biggest crisis of his career


January 21st, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 21(ANI): Former Pakistan cricket captain Shoaib Malik, who has been omitted from the national squad for next month's World Cup, says his wife and Indian tennis star Sania Mirza has ... 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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Shoaib Malik “hugely disappointed” over exclusion from preliminary WC squad


January 6th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 6(ANI): Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik has expressed disappointment over being ignored by selectors for the preliminary World Cup squad, saying that missing the mega event is "a big setback" ... Read more...

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Akmal rejoicing return to Pakistan team


January 5th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Jan 5 (IANS) Pakistan wicket-keeper Kamran Akmal is rejoicing his return to national duty a day after he was picked in Pakistan's 30-man preliminary squad for 2011 World Cup cricket.But ... 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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“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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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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‘In form’ Kamran, Malik disappointed over exclusion from Test, T20 squads for NZ tour


December 2nd, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 2 (ANI): Pakistan cricketers Kamran Akmal and Shoaib Malik have expressed their disappointment at having been overlooked by the selectors for the Twenty20 and Test squads against New Zealand."I am ... Read more...

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Mystery surrounds Shoaib Malik’s Asian Games village stay sans ‘accreditation card’


November 20th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 20 (ANI): Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Malik's conspicuous presence at the Guangzhou Asian Games athletes' village has surprised his country's contingent there, as the Pakistan Olympic Association (POA) has denied issuing ... Read more...

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Sania dedicates opening Asian Games victory to hubby Shoaib


November 19th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Guangzhou, Nov 19 (ANI): Indian tennis star Sania Mirza has dedicated her opening Asian Games win to her husband and former Pakistan cricket captain, Shoaib Malik.Mirza, whose ranking has slumped to 166 ... Read more...

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Malik dismisses Arthur’s ‘fixed 2007 Lahore ODI’ claims as ridiculous


November 5th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 5(ANI): Pakistani all-rounder Shoaib Malik has dismissed former South Africa coach Mickey Arthur's claims that he and his players suspected that a ODI played against Pakistan in 2007 was 'fixed'.South ... Read more...

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Afridi has to give results, says Malik


October 29th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Former Pakistan skipper Shoaib Malik feels Shahid Afridi has to deliver as a captain and make the most of the opportunity that has been given to him ... Read more...

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Sania, Shoaib Malik inaugurate tennis academy in Ranchi


October 28th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by ANI
By Girija Shankar OjhaRanchi, Oct.28 (ANI): Tennis ace Sania Mirza and her husband, Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik, inaugurated a state-of-the-art tennis academy here on Thursday.The tennis academy has come up on the ... Read more...

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Afridi, Waqar wanted Malik, not Younis to replace Yousuf for South Africa series


October 21st, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 21(ANI): Pakistan ODI captain Shahid Afridi and coach Waqar Younis wanted discarded all-rounder Shoaib Malik to replace injured Mohammad Yousuf in the squad for the two Twenty20 matches and the ... Read more...

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