Saqlain Mushtaq, the former Pakistani off-spinner, is likely to be appointed Bangladesh’s spin bowling coach ahead of their upcoming series against Ireland.
The deal is expected to be signed in a few days, which will probably last till the ICC World T20 2012, scheduled to be held in Sri Lanka in September/October. Read more...(243 words, 1 image, estimated 58 secs reading time)
Saqlain Mushtaq believes Australia’s selectors could ease the team’s spin woes simply by showing more faith in the slow bowlers. Saqlain, the renowned Pakistan offspinner, is in Brisbane for Cricket Australia’s annual “spin week”, a summit at the Centre of Excellence where tweakers from around the country have converged for special training. Read more...(118 words, 1 image, estimated 28 secs reading time)
After hiring the inventor of the doosra coach them, New Zealand have drafted in a teenage bowler, Maurice Holmes, to help them prepare for the Tests against Sri Lanka. Read more...(763 words, 1 image, estimated 3:03 mins reading time)
Saqlain Mushtaq, the former Pakistan and Surrey offspinner, has been appointed as spin consultant by New Zealand Cricket (NZC) for the next 12 months. Saqlain’s first assignment will be New Zealand’s six-week tour of Sri Lanka. Read more...(617 words, 1 image, estimated 2:28 mins reading time)
Pakistan’s discarded all-rounder Sohail Tanvir received a major blow on Thursday when it was confirmed that he will not be playing for English county Surrey this season.
According to London-based cricket website pakpassion.net, the left-armer will be unable to take the field for Surrey because of visa problems. Read more...(280 words, 1 image, estimated 1:07 mins reading time)
Ramiz Raja has been the former Pakistani opener, former selector, and former PCB executive. Now he is more known for his commentary than of his previous career, which wasn’t that much spectacular anyway. Read more...(394 words, estimated 1:35 mins reading time)
Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq failed yet again for Yorkshire, as he was dismissed after making only eight runs, in an English County Championship Division One match against Sussex at the County Ground in Hove, on its second day on Thursday. Read more...(163 words, 1 image, estimated 39 secs reading time)
An impressive all-round performance by Rudra Pratap Singh and Anil Kumble’s wily leg-spin saw India come close to a dramatic victory at the end of a tense final day’s play in the warm-up match against English County champions Sussex at Hove on Tuesday. Read more...(780 words, estimated 3:07 mins reading time)
Saqlain Mushtaq , the former Pakistan offspinner, is set to play for Ireland in this year’s Cheltenham & Gloucester Trophy. Saqlain, 29, was confirmed as the first of two overseas cricketers that Ireland plan on signing in the new league format of the one-day game in the United Kingdom . Read more...(210 words, estimated 50 secs reading time)