Kamran Akmal

  • World T20 warm-up: Kamran, Hafeez take Pakistan to a nervy-win over New Zealand 18-03-2014 12:14 AM

    Mirpur: Kamran Akmal and Mohammad Hafeez made the difference with stroke-filled half-centuries to guide Pakistan to a nervy six-wicket win that came in the penultimate ball over New Zealand in their first ICC World Twenty20 warm-up game at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Monday. Kamran (52 in 45 balls) and Hafeez...
  • Kamran, Malik summoned for T20 WC; Fawad Alam for Asia Cup 14-02-2014 09:29 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan summoned seemingly forgotten wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal and allrounder Shoaib Malik on Friday for the Twenty20 World Cup and recalled middle-order batsman Fawad Alam for the preceding Asia Cup. Kamran will challenge his brother Umar for the wicketkeeping slot as the younger brother has been keeping wickets regularly since...
  • Akmal, Malik return in Pakistan's initial World Twenty20 squad 20-01-2014 09:17 PM

    Lahore: Wicket-keeper batsman Kamran Akmal and former captain Shoaib Malik were Monday named in Pakistan's preliminary 30-man squad for the World Twenty20 to be held in Bangladesh. Malik led Pakistan to runners-up spot in the inaugural World Twenty20 in South Africa in 2007 and was part of Pakistan's Twenty20 squad...
  • Kamran Akmal, a few others set to miss PCB central contracts 29-12-2013 11:13 AM

    Karachi: Some senior Pakistan players such as Kamran Akmal may not be given central contracts for the year 2014 as the Cricket Board and national selectors have decided to reward in-form younger players. An official of the Pakistan Cricket Board confirmed that the selectors had been told to prepare a...
  • Wrong to compare Umar with Kohli, says Kamran 03-11-2013 03:18 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan's out-of-favour wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal said it was wrong to compare Umar Akmal with Virat Kohli, despite both of them making their international debut around the same time, as his younger brother did not bat at a regular position in the batting order unlike the Indian batting star. Former...
  • Trying to make a comeback, Kamran ready to open for Pakistan 19-07-2013 11:00 AM

    Karachi: In his quest to make another comeback to the national team, Pakistan's out-of-favour wicketkeeper-batsman, Kamran Akmal is ready to compromise on his batting positing, saying he can even play as an opening batsman. Kamran, 31, who has played 53 Tests, 154 one-day internationals and 50 T20 matches for his...
  • Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal dropped from West Indies tour probables 22-06-2013 09:20 PM

    Karachi: The Pakistan selectors on Saturday decided to drop the senior trio of Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal and Imran Farhat from the probables list in the wake of team's failure in the Champions Trophy but at the same time recalled veterans Shahid Afridi and Younis Khan for West Indies tour....
  • Pakistan beat Ireland to win 2-match ODI series 27-05-2013 12:52 AM

    Dublin: Kamran Akmal and tailender Wahab Riaz made a late recovery to help Pakistan beat Ireland by two wickets on Sunday to win 1-0 in the two-match, one-day international series. Akmal scored 81 off 85 balls and Riaz plundered four sixes and four fours in an unbeaten 47 off 35...
  • Kamran given final warning for conduct 06-07-2012 09:35 PM

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