Imran Nazir

  • Afridi needs to take a break, says Nazir December 30, 2012

    Karachi: Dashing Pakistan opener Imran Nazir has advised all-rounder Shahid Afridi to take a break from international cricket to recover his confidence and form. "There is no doubt that Shahid bhai is going through a bad patch and his luck is also not good. I have not seen such a long...
  • Imran Nazir - a perfect fit for T20 cricket September 26, 2012

    Colombo: Pakistan opener Imran Nazir's fireworks with the bat hogged the limelight on Tuesday after Shakib Al Hasan's heroics went in vain for Bangladesh, who bowed out of the ICC World Twenty20 with an eight-wicket defeat. Shakib, who is the No. 1 allrounder in Test and ODI cricket and...
  • Pakistan progress to Super 8s with 8-wicket win over B'desh September 25, 2012

    Pallekele: Pakistan opener Imran Nazir smashed 72 off 36 balls to lead his team into the Super Eight stage at the World Twenty20 with an emphatic eight-wicket victory over Bangladesh on Tuesday. Bangladesh needed to win by at least 36 runs to knock out Pakistan in the final Group D match,...
  • Run chasing still a worry, says Hafeez September 11, 2012

    Dubai: Pakistan captain Mohammad Hafeez on Tuesday urged his team to improve while chasing runs, saying it is a concern ahead of next week's World Twenty20, despite winning against Australia. Pakistan clinched the three-match Twenty20 series 2-1 but were humiliated by 94 runs in the third and final match here on...
  • Qasim defends Shehzad's axing from T20 squad July 22, 2012

    Lahore: Chief selector Iqbal Qasim has defended the axing of opener Ahmed Shehzad from the Pakistan squad for the Twenty20 Internationals against Australia and for the T20 World Cup, saying that the selectors had preferred a more experienced player to him. Shehzad's axing from the Twenty20 squad after he was recalled...
  • Pakistan recall Razzaq, Nazir, Akmal for World T20 July 17, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistan have recalled Kamran Akmal, Abdul Razzaq and Imran Nazir in a 15-man squad for three Twenty20s against Australia and the World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka. Wicketkeeper Akmal has not played international cricket since last year's World Cup, and appeared before the Pakistan Cricket Board integrity committee last week. Akmal...
  • Akmal, Razzaq among T20 World Cup probables June 29, 2012

    Lahore: Out-of-favour wicket-keeper batsman Kamran Akmal and Abdul Razzaq are included in the list of 30 probables for the national team squad which will take part in the ICC World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka, reported Geo News. Apart from Akmal and Razzaq, Wahab Riaz and Imran Nazir have made it to...
  • Dhaka Gladiators lift first BPL title February 29, 2012

    Mirpur: The curtains came down on the maiden Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) on Wednesday with Dhaka Gladiators lifting the trophy by beating Barisal Burners by eight wickets on Wednesday. Both the teams played their respective semifinals on Tuesday and clashed in the finals without a rest day. It was Dhaka Gladiators,...
  • Nazir, Haider may return for B'desh tour November 20, 2011

    Karachi: Some forgotten players such as Imran Nazir, Mohammad Khalil and Zulqarnain Haider may soon return to Pakistan's national cricket team as there are people in the PCB who are keen to bring them back. The national selectors will announce the squad for the tour to Bangladesh on Monday, and it...