INDIA PAKISTAN SERIES

  • India is safe to host series against Pakistan, says VVS Laxman June 2, 2014

    Former India batsman VVS Laxman on Monday said India is safe to host Pakistan for a bilateral series. The stylish Hyderabadi batsman pointed out that the fans enjoyed the game when Pakistan toured India in December 2012 January 2013 for three ODIs and two T20s. "When Pakistan came for three onedayers and...
  • Kevin Pietersen will be sorely missed: Dhoni May 31, 2012

    MS Dhoni also said that it will be good for international cricket if IndiaPakistan bilateral series starts again. ...
  • Anand backs Govts decision to call off Pak cricket tour December 19, 2008

    New Delhi: World Chess champion Viswanathan Anand on Friday backed the countrys decision to call off its cricket tour to Pakistan in the wake of the Mumbai terror attacks. Anand said sporting activities cannot take place under such circumstances. The governments decision is understandable in the present circumstances. We cannot have sports...
  • What now? Pakistan cricket faces financial gloom December 18, 2008

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) could lose potential earnings of around $20 million if India cancel their tour starting next month, a cricket official said on Thursday. "That is a lot of revenue involved for us in a series with India and it also directly affects the new deal we...
  • Sports Minister rules out India's tour of Pakistan December 12, 2008

    New Delhi: Union Sports Minister MS Gill on Friday said that the Indian cricket team should not tour Pakistan in the wake of the terror attacks in Mumbai. "I have played cricket and am familiar with the spirit of the game. How is it possible for one team from Pakistan to...
  • India's tour to Pakistan seems impossible: Gavaskar December 11, 2008

    New Delhi: Former India skipper Sunil Gavaskar believes that India's tour of Pakistan scheduled for next month looks "impossible" in the present scenario. "I think under the present circumstance, when at the highest political and diplomatic level there has been a fallout because of what has happened, I think cricket would...
  • Cricket's the biggest confidence building measure: Pak November 26, 2008

    New Delhi: Pakistan has warned India that India's cancellation of the cricket team's tour early next year will adversely affect confidence building measures between the two countries. Pakistan Interior Secretary Kamal Shah said Islamabad is ready to provide the best security and all logistical support to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)...
  • Govt can't afford a scratch on Sachin, Pak tour unlikely November 21, 2008

    New Delhi: India's cricket tour to Pakistan early next year is very close to being cancelled because of security reasons. Sources in the government have told CNNIBN that the tour is unlikely given the current security scenario in Pakistan and added that the government's doesn't want even a scratch on Sachin...
  • Gillani to ask Manmohan to give cricket tour goahead November 20, 2008

    Karachi: Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gillani is to personally request his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh allow the Indian team to tour Pakistan early next year. A statement issued by the Prime Minister's secretariat on Thursday said that Gillani had also assured the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) that the government would...
  • India's cricket tour to Pakistan likely to be called off November 11, 2008

    New Delhi: India's cricket tour to Pakistan in January is likely to be called off. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) sources have told CNNIBN that the security situation in Pakistan is dangerous. In fact the Indian mission in Islamabad has given a report on the security situation in Pakistan and...
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