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Latif irked at ignoring Imran Khan from Cricket WC trophy engagements |

Latif irked at ignoring Imran Khan from Cricket WC trophy engagements

Latif irked at ignoring Imran Khan from Cricket WC trophy engagements

KARACHI:  Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif has criticised the Pakistan Cricket authorities for snubbing the former great, Imran Khan while celebrating the arrival of the World Cup trophy to Pakistan.

Abbasi, Zaka slam Sethi of coach appointment procedure

KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), on Tuesday, officially announced former captain, Waqar Younis as the Head coach of the Pakistan team for two years, however the call didn’t go down well with at least two former heads of the Pakistan Cricket Board, who term the process of appointment a ‘flawed’ one.

Rashid Latif terms Usman Khan Shinwari ‘the best young bowler’

KARACHI: Contrary to criticism of the youngster from former players, Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif has favoured the ‘Dark Horse’ against Sri Lanka, who played only one match. He said the T20 format was not appropriate to gauge the potential of any young cricketer. While putting his weight behind young Usman Shinwari, the former gloveman termed

Pakistani legend Abdul Qadir questions selection mechanism

KARACHI: While appreciating the return of all-rounders Abdul Razzaq to the Pakistan T20 squad, the former chief selector, Abdul Qadir has questioned the wisdom behind retaining a few ‘failed’ players in place of a deserving lot. “Razzaq is a match winner and I am happy for his inclusion in the team. Now the captain should

Rashid Latif slams ICC’s ACSU, reveals names of top bookies

KARACHI: The former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif has once again come down hard on the Anti Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) of the International Cricket Council (ICC), saying that the unit had not been able to serve the purpose for which it was formed in the early 2000. “Lectures, showing videos and burdening the players

Danish Kaneria hits back, terms Westfield’s statement “bundle of lies”

KARACHI: The banned Pakistani leg-spinner Danish Kaneria, who has been striving to clear his name in the spot-fixing scandal, expressed surprise over the latest statement by Mervyn Westfield and termed it a “bundle of lies” which, according to Kaneria, are contradictory to his previous testimonies before the Essex police and the Disciplinary Panel.