Blind Cricket

  • Indian blind cricket team to tour Pakistan 06-08-2013 09:05 AM

    Lahore: The body running cricket for the blind in Pakistan said on Monday it has persuaded its counterparts in India to come on tour in February next year. The trip would be the Indian blind team's third tour to their arch-rivals, the last coming in December 2011 when they lost...
  • Pak blind cricket team captain discharged, apology from hotel averts row 08-12-2012 07:45 PM

    Bangalore: The captain of the visually-impaired cricket team of Pakistan, Zeeshan Abbas, was on Saturday admitted to a hospital in Bangalore after he drank cleaning liquid that he mistook for water at breakfast before a match with Bangladesh. The incident threatened to escalate into a bigger crisis with some sections...
  • Bangalore: Pak blind cricket team captain discharged 08-12-2012 05:43 PM

    Bangalore: The captain of Pakistan's blind cricket team, who was hospitalised on Saturday after mistakenly consuming phenyl, has been discharged. Before leaving hospital, Zeeshan Abbas said that he had consumed the liquid by mistake and that no one had given it to him. Meanwhile, the hotel where the incident happened...
  • Pak blind cricket team captain drinks phenyl, hospitalised 08-12-2012 01:00 PM

    Bangalore: The captain of Pakistan's blind team was hospitalised in Bangalore on Saturday morning after he drank diluted phenyl by mistake. Police have claimed that Zeeshan Abbas consumed the diluted phenyl in a hurry after a hotel cleaning staff left the bottle on a table by mistake. Team manager Bilal...
  • Visually impaired battle odds to play cricket 02-12-2011 09:16 AM

    New Delhi: In a cricket crazy nation like India, everyone wants to enjoy the game let alone play it. There is a group of young boys in the capital whose love for the sport hasn't got in the way of their physical disabilities. This young bunch play a 4-team cricket...