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Fawad leading contender for Pak T20 captaincy: Report Sep 8, 9:57 am
Karachi, Sep 08 (ANI): A report has revealed that Pakistani cricketer Fawad Alam has emerged as a potential contender for the post of the national Twenty20 team captain that has been vacant since Mohammad Hafeez resigned the post last April.
Johannesburg, May 28 (ANI): Former Pakistani captain Younis Khan has said that he deserves a spot in the country's limited-overs squad given his decade-long experience and also expressed a desire to play in 2015 ODI World Cup.
Johannesburg, May 14 (ANI): Sri Lankan opening batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan and fast bowler Nuwan Kulasekara have reportedly been recalled to the 15-man squad for the five-match ODI series against England after missing the recent Asia Cup due to injuries.
PCB appoints Moin Khan as Pak chief selector, team manager Apr 22, 10:06 am
Karachi, Apr 22 (ANI): Former Pakistani captain and coach Moin Khan has reportedly been appointed as the chief selector of the national team, while batting legend Zaheer Abbas was selected for the role of advisor to the chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).
Johannesburg, Mar 30 (ANI): Team Asia has snatched a share of the inaugural EurAsia Cup by pulling off a stirring comeback in the final round by winning six of 10 singles matches played on Saturday.
Karachi, Mar 28 (ANI): Pakistani cricketer Fawad Alam has said that he never gave up hope regarding a comeback to the international team and always believed that one day he would be rewarded for his efforts.
Johannesburg, Mar 28 (ANI): Team Europe has beaten Asia 5-0 in the opening day four-ball matches of the Ryder Cup-styled inaugural EurAsia Cup on Thursday in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur.
Karachi, Mar 26 (ANI): The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has reportedly threatened to ban local supporters from stadiums during the World Twenty20 if they are seen carrying the flags of any of the other teams competing in the tournament.
Karachi, Mar 21 (ANI): Pakistani Twenty20 captain Mohammad Hafeez has said that opening India-Pakistan clash of the Super-10 stage of the World Twenty20 has 'nothing to do with history'.
Johannesburg, Mar 21 (ANI): Pakistani Twenty20 captain Mohammad Hafeez has said he believes Pakistan's all-rounder 'riches' will give them a definite edge in the World Twenty20, ahead of their opening Super 10 clash with archrivals India on Friday.
Pakistan team as good as Indian World T20 team, says Afridi Mar 17, 4:13 pm
Karachi, Mar. 17 (ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has said that their team is just as good as the Indian World Twenty20 team.
Johannesburg, Mar. 16 (ANI): South Africa coach Russell Domingo has reportedly backed his team as 'one of the seven or eight' that can win the ICC World Twenty20, despite Proteas recent thrashing by Australia in the third match to lose the three-match T20 series 2-0.
Karachi, Mar 16 (ANI): Former Pakistani cricketer Azhar Mahmood has rated Pakistan's chances highly for winning the World Twenty20 tournament, dismissing critics' writing off the team as a no-show in the mega event.
Nasir Jamshed says always 'feels special' to play against India Mar 15, 12:52 pm
Karachi, Mar 15 (ANI): Pakistani batsman Nasir Jamshed has said that it is always a special feeling for him and his teammates to play against India.
Johannesburg, Mar 15 (ANI): Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has backed his team's bowlers to perform well in the ICC World Twenty20 in Bangladesh as they have plenty of experience playing in similar conditions in domestic T20 matches.
Johannesburg, Mar 15 (ANI): Pakistani wicketkeeper-batsman Umar Akmal has reportedly been absolved of all charges in a traffic violation case after the concerned police officer forgave him, saying that the player is a 'national hero'.
Afridi hails Pak as 'best limited-overs outfit in world' Mar 14, 2:30 pm
Karachi, Mar 14 (ANI): Star Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi has hailed his side's limited-overs outfit as the best in the world, although he admitted that they need to improve their fielding efforts.
Islamabad, Mar. 14 (ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has said that he is hopeful of a quick recovery from injury in time for the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh next week.
Russel Arnold backs Kiwis, Sri Lanka as 'favourites' for World T20 Mar 14, 12:12 pm
Colombo, Mar 14 (ANI): Former Sri Lankan cricketer-turned TV commentator Russel Arnold has tagged New Zealand and Sri Lanka as his favourites to win the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 in Bangladesh.
Karachi, Mar 13 (ANI): Pakistan Twenty20 captain Mohammad Hafeez has said that luck and momentum will be the key factors to take his side to success in the ICC World T20, starting in Bangladesh in a few days.
Hafeez hoping 'injured' Afridi will be fit in time for World T20 Mar 13, 10:59 am
Johannesburg, Mar 13 (ANI): Pakistan Twenty20 captain Mohammad Hafeez has said that he hopes all-rounder Shahid Afridi will be fit in time for the World Twenty20 after he delayed his departure to Bangladesh.
Akram says 'couldn't sleep for two days' after Pak's Asia Cup loss Mar 12, 11:45 am
Karachi, Mar 12 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain and fast bowling great Wasim Akram has revealed that he could not 'sleep for two days' following Pakistan's loss in the Asia Cup finals.
Pak shifts focus to World T20 following Asia Cup loss Mar 10, 2:23 pm
Islamabad, Mar. 10 (ANI): Pakistan reportedly shifts focus to the upcoming World Twenty20 following the Asia Cup loss to Sri Lanka as a result of Pakistan's failed bowling attack despite speculations over the team's fragile batting line ahead of the tournament.
Johannesburg, Mar 9 (ANI): Sri Lanka has won their fifth Asia Cup title by beating defending champions Pakistan by five wickets on Saturday in the finals at Dhaka.
Islamabad, Mar. 08 (ANI): A Pakistani hacker has reportedly defaced the website of an Indian university that recently suspended 67 Kashmiri students over their alleged support to Pakistan cricket team in their Asia Cup match against India.
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