Aamir Sohail

  • Afghanistan cricketers to train in Pakistan 10-04-2014 11:49 PM

    Afghanistan's fast-rising cricket team will train in Pakistan under the guidance of two former international captains as they prepare for their maiden World Cup appearance next year, their coach said on Thursday. Aamir Sohail will help the batsmen while Rashid Latif will help the wicket-keepers as the minnows begin tuning...
  • Only Parsi to be in Pakistan Test squad passes away 25-03-2014 10:56 AM

    Karachi: Rusi Dinshaw, the only Parsi to have ever been selected in a Pakistan Test squad, has passed away quietly and his death in tragic circumstances has brought into sharp focus the failure of the PCB to look after its former players. Dinshaw, an 86 year-old man in need of...
  • Naming of Pakistan's Asia Cup squad and new coach held up 11-02-2014 11:16 AM

    Karachi: Two major announcements about the new head coach and the Pakistan squad for Asia Cup were held up due to the sudden dismissal of PCB chairman, Zaka Ashraf and would be reviewed by the new management committee and its chairman, Najam Sethi at their meeting on Tuesday. A reliable...
  • Pakistan appoint Aamir Sohail as chief selector 04-02-2014 04:41 PM

    Islamabad: Aamir Sohail was reappointed Pakistan's chief cricket selector for a second time on Tuesday. The post had been vacant for more than seven months, since Iqbal Qasim didn't renew his contract last July. Pakistan Cricket Board interim chairman Najam Sethi briefly appointed Moin Khan as chief selector soon after...
  • Muhammad Illyas' appointment as chief selector withdrawn by PCB 04-02-2014 11:55 AM

    Karachi: Former Test player Muhammad Illyas lost his position as the Chief Selector without even having a chance to see his appointment being made public by the Pakistan Cricket Board, which instead named former skipper Aamir Sohail for the post. Illyas, who was given the appointment letter of a paid...
  • Afridi responsible for one-run defeat against SA: Aamir Sohail 31-10-2013 09:27 PM

    Karachi: Former captain and chief selector, Aamir Sohail has lambasted senior all-rounder Shahid Afridi for being responsible for Pakistan's stunning one-run defeat to South Africa in the first one-day international in Dubai. Clearly upset with the shock defeat last night and the batting collapse, Sohail blamed Afridi for the defeat....
  • Imran Khan damaged Pakistan cricket: Aamir Sohail 17-06-2013 05:06 AM

    Karachi: In the aftermath of the crushing defeat to India, former skipper Aamir Sohail has launched a scathing attack on one of Pakistan's greatest cricketers, Imran Khan, saying the World Cup-winning captain is responsible for the current state of sport in the country. "I want to say clearly, and for...
  • Not plotting move to oust Ashraf, says Sohail 16-05-2013 10:56 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan's former captain, Aamir Sohail has reacted strongly to reports that he was engineering a move to oust Zaka Ashraf as chairman of the PCB after the Pakistan Muslim League's victory in the general elections. Ashraf interestingly became the first elected chairman of the board just few days before...
  • BCCI confirms Pak will tour India for 3 ODIs 16-07-2012 03:51 PM

    The BCCI has confirmed the resumption of India-Pakistan bilateral cricket with a short three-ODI series in December later this year. ...
  • Waqar, Sohail praise Pak coach Mohsin 29-01-2012 10:29 PM

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