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Mohammad Amir – Only available for Pakistan ‘once this management leaves’

Mohammad Amir - Only available for Pakistan 'once this management leaves'

News Last week, head coach Misbah-ul-Haq accused Amir of making up the circumstances around which he announced his retirement Former Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir has left the door ajar for a possible return to international cricket, but reiterated he would “only be available once this management leaves”. Amir, who last month retired from international cricket alleging he was being …

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Pakistan vs South Africa, Test series

Pakistan vs South Africa, Test series

News Haris Rauf one of several new faces as new chief selector Mohammad Wasim names his first squad Shan Masood, Haris Sohail and Mohammad Abbas have all been dropped for Pakistan’s two-match Test series against South Africa in a dramatically overhauled squad. The home series, which kicks off in Karachi on January 26, also sees several newcomers in the 20-man …

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Umar Gul appointed Quetta Gladiators bowling coach

Umar Gul appointed Quetta Gladiators bowling coach

News The former Pakistan fast bowler replaces Abdul Razzaq Former Pakistan fast bowler Umar Gul has been named bowling coach of Quetta Gladiators ahead of the sixth edition of the Pakistan Super League. He will replace Abdul Razzaq, who had been with the franchise for last four seasons, but had to step down after the PCB’s Conflict of Interest policy …

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Pak vs SA – ‘There isn’t anything lacking in my case’

Pak vs SA - 'There isn't anything lacking in my case'

News The quick is skipping Central Punjab’s first few Pakistan Cup matches to manage his workload A remarkable and unexpectedly bountiful domestic season has left Hasan Ali on the verge of a national team comeback, as Pakistan prepare to take on South Africa in Tests and T20Is from the end of January at home. Pakistan announce their squad for South …

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Misbah-ul-Haq claims Mohammad Amir ‘made up’ circumstances of Pakistan retirement

Misbah-ul-Haq claims Mohammad Amir 'made up' circumstances of Pakistan retirement

News Head coach insists Amir’s omission for Zimbabwe, New Zealand series was a unanimous, performance-related decision Misbah-ul-Haq has suggested that Mohammad Amir “made up” the circumstances surrounding his retirement from international cricket. Amir said that “enough is enough” in December, citing “mental torture” in his decision to quit international cricket, but Misbah said on Monday that Amir’s claims had blown …

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PCB’s cricket committee to review Misbah-ul-Haq and Waqar Younis’ performance

PCB's cricket committee to review Misbah-ul-Haq and Waqar Younis' performance

News “We will do a transparent review of the whole season, starting from the England series” The PCB’s cricket committee will meet on Tuesday to review Pakistan’s 2020-21 season, including the team’s performance in the recent series against New Zealand. Head coach Misbah-ul-Haq and bowling Waqar Younis will both be debriefed on a tour where Pakistan lost the Tests 2-0 …

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NZ vs Pak – Dropped catches ‘really affected our chances in NZ’

Pakistan vs South Africa - Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq 'prepared to drop spinners' if Pindi pitch unsuitable

News There could be changes within the team and the coaching staff as Pakistan prepare for the home series against SA Misbah-ul-Haq, the Pakistan coach, was left to rue an age-old Pakistan shortcoming after a third successive Test series loss to New Zealand: dropped catches. Pakistan missed eight chances in the second Test in Christchurch, as well as a couple …

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How the six PSL franchises stack up and their likely first XIs

How the six PSL franchises stack up and their likely first XIs

The six franchises met in Lahore for the Pakistan Super League draft to pick their squad for the sixth edition of the tournament. Each side was given a window to retain a maximum of eight players. In total, each franchise must have a minimum of 16 players and can have another two. They break down as follows: three platinum players, …

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