Archive for August, 2006

Shoaib complete 200 ODI wickets

Pakistanâ��s Shoaib Akhtar became only the 26th bowler to complete 200 wickets in one-day interna…

Umpires could lose forfeit power

Calls have been made for the power to decide on the forfeiture of Test matches to be taken away f…

Flintoff set for Champions Trophy return

Star all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has announced plans of making an early international comebac…

Racial discrimination forced me to leave South Africa: Pietersen

Kevin Pietersen says heartbreaking racial quotas forced him into making the biggest decision of h…

The Oval Test incident surrounded by media guesswork

Nine days after The Oval Test fiasco, the media continue to speculate on the reasons why umpire D…

Hair in big trouble, says Inzamam

Pakistan cricket teamâ��s captain Inzamam-ul-Haq has said umpire Darrell Hair is now in â��big …

Woolmer hopes ODIs will keep controversy in background

Bob Woolmer is hoping the Pakistan team would play the sort of cricket in the One-day Internati…

Selection of Shahid Yousuf in playing eleven unlikely

Young middle-order batsman Shahid Yousuf was sent to England ahead of the One-day International (…

Big guns Shoaib, Asif restrict England to 202

Shoaib Akhtar almost erased doubts over his fitness when he took three wickets to help Pakistan s…

Strauss rejects Ashes umpires suggestion

Stand-in England cricket captain Andrew Strauss has dismissed Cricket Australiaâ��s (CA) sugg…