Kashmir Singh

  • Burney wrongly mentioned port of embarkation: Sources 31-05-2008 09:16 AM

    Lahore: The Pakistan cricket Board wants former Test captain and fast bowling legend, Wasim Akram to spare time to coach at a camp for emerging players to be set up at Gaddafi stadium from June 20th. Intikhab Alam, the former Test captain who heads the PCB national academy affairs told...
  • Ex-Pak minister Ansar Burney deported on arrival in India 30-05-2008 11:14 PM

    Kingstown, St. Vincent: India A were reeling at 57 for 4 at stumps on the third day of the second unofficial four-day Test, chasing a 220-run victory target against West Indies A here at Amos Vale. India lost all their top-order batsmen, including the in-form skipper Cheteshwar Pujara, to left-arm...
  • Burney to collect evidence for saving Sarabjit 03-04-2008 01:45 AM

    Melbourne: Indian batting mainstay Rahul Dravid didn't turn up for the net practice at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Saturday but the side's media manager insisted that he is fine and only wanted to take a break ahead of the first Test against Australia beginning on Monday. Dravid normally...
  • Sri Prakash Jaiswal rules out prisoner swap with Pak 20-03-2008 03:56 PM

    Melbourne: A Zimbabwean businessman, who is also the chairman of the St Joseph's House for Boys in Harare from where Peter Roebuck adopted many young men, has decided to launch his own investigation into the deceased cricket writer's association with the organisation. According to a report in The Australian newspaper,...
  • Kashmir Singh's saviour gives up on Sarabjit 18-03-2008 01:25 PM

    India's premier pace bowler, Zaheer Khan has been in and out of the team because of constant injury problems. ...
  • Sarabjit may get reprieve if India releases prisoners 17-03-2008 08:26 AM

    Agartala: Himachal Pradesh thrashed Tripura by an innings and 15 runs in the Ranji Trophy plate-A pool here at Maharaja Bir Bikram Stadium on Sunday. In the last day of four-day match, trailing by 227 runs, Tripura were bundled out for 212 in their second innings. But just like the...
  • Dead Pak cricket fan had sensitive documents: India 13-03-2008 08:21 PM

    Kevin Pietersen hit 53 off 39 to guide England to a six-wicket win in the one-off T20, allowing them to end the tour with a victory. England Innings: 19th over: England win by six wickets with eight balls to spare, Ravi Bopara steered Kohli for a single to complete a...
  • Pak claims India tortured cricket fan, wants answer 12-03-2008 08:28 PM

    MS Dhoni hit 75 not out in a series in which he wasn't dismissed, while Ravindra Jadeja took 4/33 as India thrashed England by 95 runs to sweep the ODI series 5-0. England Innings 37th over: Ashwin does it for India, two wickets in an over and India whitewash England...
  • Pakistan buries 'cricket fan' held in India 12-03-2008 11:58 AM

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has revealed that alleged bookmaker Mazhar Majeed, who is at the centre of a spot-fixing scandal since last year, approached him and tried to befriend him several times in the past. He made several attempts to get friendly and close to me. But every...
  • Kashmir Singh takes a u-turn on spy issue 09-03-2008 02:43 AM

    During the spot-fixing trial, Majeed was heard calling Aussies biggest fixers besides claiming access to Harbhajan and Yuvraj. ...
  • I spy, I spy not: Kashmir flip-flops, Pak sees red 08-03-2008 11:47 AM

    London: A British sports agent representing two Pakistani cricketers accused of a betting scam told an undercover reporter that Test matches could be thrown for £1 million, a court in London heard on Monday. The claim emerged as the former investigations editor for Rupert Murdoch's now-defunct News of the World...
  • Yes, I was an Indian spy in Pak: Kashmir Singh 07-03-2008 07:36 PM

    Lahore: Pakistan's controversial stumper, Zulqarnain Haider's return to first-class cricket has been marked with controversy after he lashed out at some seniors including former captain Shahid Afridi and retired pacer Shoaib Akhtar for their comments on Pakistan cricket and PCB. Haider, who has been playing in the ongoing Quaid-e-Azam Trophy,...
  • Day of open skies and freedom for Kashmir Singh 05-03-2008 11:44 PM

    Chennai: After slumping to their second defeat in the ongoing Champions League Twenty20, Chennai Super Kings opener Mike Hussey felt one of their top-order batsmen should have dug in and anchored the defending champions home against Trinidad and Tobago. Chennai's hope of making it to the semi-final of the Twenty20...
  • Musharraf rejects Sarabjit Singh's mercy plea 05-03-2008 01:24 PM

    Chennai: New South Wales pacer Mitchell Starc refused to be compared to his Australian compatriot Mitchell Johnson, saying he has not modelled his bowling action on anyone. "No, I haven't modelled myself on Mitch. Though in the past couple of years I've been compared with him," said Starc at a...
  • Kashmir Singh arrives home, gets a hero's welcome 05-03-2008 08:08 AM

    Mumbai: Cricket legend Kapil Dev took a dig at the Indian cricket board on Thursday for not giving the triumphant Indian squad more time to unwind after their fabulous World Cup triumph on April 2, and for paying them much more money to represent their IPL franchises rather than the...
  • PoW families hopeful after Kashmir Singh's release 05-03-2008 01:06 AM

    Dharamsala: The National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bangalore could see some changes in the near future, BCCI joint secretary Anurag Thakur said on Thursday. Thakur, who was recently appointed to the post of joint secretary, felt that the NCA along with other specialised academies should be made more accountable to...
  • Home at last, Kashmir speaks for Pak PoWs 04-03-2008 12:46 PM

    Chennai: In a key Group A game on Wednesday, New South Wales Blues and Trinidad and Tobago will go head to head, gunning for their first points in this year's Champions League Twenty20. Both sides have several issues to address, having lost their opening group matches of the tournament. While...
  • Call us home, Indian 'spy' in Pak jail tells Govt 04-03-2008 12:38 PM

    Karachi: Preferring to play down the controversy stirred by Shoaib Akhtar's recently released autobiography 'Controversially Yours', in which he has made some tall claims, Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik said there was no point in giving much importance to the pacer's book. "When his own family does not take him seriously,...
  • Pak releases Kashmir Singh, arrives today 04-03-2008 08:35 AM

    Bangalore: Mumbai Indians might have edged out Trinidad and Tobago by one-wicket in a last-ball thriller of the Champions League Twenty20 here but skipper Harbhajan Singh said they didn't deserve to win and the Caribbean side was the better team on Monday. I must congratulate Darren and his team. They...
  • Pak returns Kashmir to India, raises hopes 04-03-2008 08:23 AM

    Bangalore: Ambati Rayudu scored a cautious 36 to help Mumbai Indians register a thrilling one-wicket win over Trinidad and Tobago in their Pool A Champions League Twenty20 match at Bengaluru. Chasing a score of only 99 runs, Mumbai Indians sealed the match in the last ball with only one wicket...
  • I'm grateful to Mr Burney: Kashmir Singh's wife 04-03-2008 02:38 AM

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings batsman Subramaniam Badrinath on Monday shrugged off concerns over their upset defeat at the hands of Mumbai Indians in the Champions League T20 opener on Saturday. Local boy Badrinath sought to allay concerns over the Yellow Brigade's form, saying, "Well that's the nature of the game,...
  • Wait ends: Freedom at night for Kashmir Singh 03-03-2008 09:36 PM

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings batsman Suresh Raina lamented his team's failure to tighten the screws in the closing stages after the defending champions lost by three wickets to a depleted Mumbai Indians in their Champions League Twenty20 opener here. After Chennai Super Kings stumbled to their first home loss this...
  • Kashmir will reach India on Tuesday: Pak minister 03-03-2008 05:51 PM

    New Delhi: Shoaib Akhtar has been uncharacteristically effusive in his praise for two of India's best captains Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Sourav Ganguly, who he describes as a giant of a man in a slight body. In his just-released autobiography 'Controversially Yours', he says that Ganguly's decision to bring youngsters...
  • After 35 yrs, Pak prisoner free to return home 03-03-2008 12:38 PM

    New Delhi: Parthiv Patel will lead Rest of India in the Irani Trophy match against Ranji Trophy winners Rajasthan in Jaipur from October 1-5. Delhi batsman Shikhar Dhawan has been named the vice captain. Tamil Nadu's Abhinav Mukund, who debuted for India on the West Indies tour earlier this year,...
  • Kashmir Singh to return to India on Tuesday 03-03-2008 12:27 AM

    St John's (Antigua): Wicketkeeper-batsman Denesh Ramdin and off-spinner Shane Shillingford have been recalled to the West Indies Test squad for their tour of Bangladesh next month. The 15-member squad, to play two Tests in the Asian country, also includes rookie openers Kraigg Brathwaite and Kieran Powell. But Chris Gayle remains...
  • Pak frees one Indian, many still locked up 01-03-2008 01:07 PM

    New Delhi: Owners of IPL franchise, Kochi Tuskers Kerala moved the Bombay High Court on Wednesday to challenge the BCCI's decision to terminate the team's contract at its Annual General Meeting. Yes, we have moved the court and there is a hearing in the afternoon, said Kochi Tuskers Kerala chairman...
  • Hero's welcome awaits Kashmir Singh back home 01-03-2008 12:00 AM

    New Delhi: Talking exclusively to CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, newly appointed President of the BCCI, N Srinivasan, on Tuesday brushed aside the allegations of any conflict of interest of him holding the top BCCI post and owning the Indian Premier League side Chennai Super Kings, saying he doesn't own the...
  • After 35 yrs in death cell, Indian man pardoned by Pak 28-02-2008 08:45 PM

    London: At last, an Indian cricketer is on the winning side in England. India's off-spinner Pragyan Ojha ensured county side Surrey's promotion to the Division One of the LV= County Championship with a match-winning six-wicket haul against Derbyshire inside three days at the Kia Oval. Ojha finished with match figures...