MOHSIN KHAN

  • Former players speak up on Younis Khan ouster September 27, 2014

    Karachi: After Younis Khan's salvo fired at former players for not speaking out on his axing from the national one-day squad, some of them have decided to speak up and said the senior batsman deserved better treatment and more respect from the cricket authorities. "I don't know what is wrong with...
  • PCB defends Waqar's appointment as Pakistan coach May 9, 2014

    Pakistan cricket chiefs on Friday defended their decision to appoint fast bowling legend Waqar Younis as head coach, after former interim coach Mohsin Khan lashed out at the decision. The Pakistan Cricket Board had on Tuesday handed Waqar a twoyear contract for a second stint in the top job without...
  • Mohsin Khan slams Waqar's appointment as Pakistan coach May 9, 2014

    Former interim coach Mohsin Khan hit out at the Pakistan Cricket Board after he was overlooked for the national side's top job. Khan, 59, had applied for the position of head coach but the PCB on Tuesday handed a twoyear contract to fast bowling legend Waqar Younis for a second stint...
  • PCB interim committee shortlists candidates for head coach January 16, 2014

    Karachi: The Interim Management Committee of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) at its meeting this week shortlisted three candidates to take over as head coach of the national team for the Asia Cup and the World T20 Cup to be held in Bangladesh in the next three months. "The interim committee...
  • Mohsin Khan is willing to contest elections for PCB chief post October 23, 2013

    Karachi: Former chief selector and coach Mohsin Khan has said he is willing to contest the elections for the post of Pakistan Cricket Board chairman if it is held as scheduled on November 2nd. Speculations have been rife about how many former Test players could qualify to contest the elections ordered...
  • Former Test cricketers want Pakistan shakeup June 16, 2013

    Islamabad: Former Test cricketers called for drastic changes to the Pakistan team Sunday after its shambolic performance in the Champions Trophy. Pakistan lost all three group matches to be eliminated from the tournament as their batsmen crumbled against West Indies, South Africa and arch rivals India with the scores of 170,...
  • Mohsin demands sacking of PCB officials, says will meet PM June 12, 2013

    Karachi: Former Test batsman and coach Mohsin Khan on Wednesday said that he would be meeting with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to demand the sacking of Pakistan Cricket Board and team officials for their failure to bring about improvement in the national side. An emotional Mohsin, who was removed as head...
  • Mohsin Khan set to get an important assignment: Sources March 22, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan's former chief selector and national team coach, Mohsin Khan is expected to get an important assignment in the cricket Board shortly, signalling the end of differences between him and the PCB, according to sources. A reliable source told PTI on Friday that Mohsin, a former Test batsman,...
  • Rameez Raja launches attack on Mohsin Khan June 28, 2012

    Karachi: Former Pakistan Test captain Rameez Raja has backed the decision to remove Mohsin Khan as the chief coach of the national team and made some scathing remarks about him on his Twitter page. Rameez said, 'when a person is not capable of even walking straight under the influence of liquor,...
  • Mohsin calls Whatmore's selection flawed June 21, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan's former Test opener Mohsin Khan, who has also served as the team's chief coach and a selector, feels the team's recent poor results are due to the flawed choices made by the new coach Dav Whatmore. "Whoever is the chief coach is responsible for how the team performs. I...
  • Former players excited over IndoPak series June 4, 2012

    Mumbai: As chances of a bilateral series between India and Pakistan are getting brighter, cricketers from India and across the border heaved a sigh of relief. From former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi to Pakistan stalwart Mushtaq Mohammad, all seem to be gunning for the resumption of cricket ties between...
  • 'Bangladesh visit would not have helped anyway' April 21, 2012

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board might be disappointed by the postponement of the oneday series against Bangladesh but many experts feel even that visit would have not helped to revive international cricket in the country. "I am not surprised by the Bangladesh pullout. Neither am I disappointed because I always...
  • Pak can scale heights in world cricket: Mohsin March 7, 2012

    Karachi: Former Pakistan coach Mohsin Khan believes that under new coach Dav Whatmore the national team has the potential to improve further and continue their upward graph in world cricket. "I don't know why we lost the oneday and T20 series to England. I couldn't put a finger on it, but...
  • Mohsin stumped at Pakistan slump February 29, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan coach Mohsin Khan appeared stumped on Wednesday by his team's lack of form in limited over matches after routing England 30 in Tests, saying he had "tried everything". Pakistan whitewashed England in the three Tests but slumped to a 40 defeat in the oneday series and lost 21 in...
  • Coach clueless about Pak failure in ODIs, T20s February 29, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan's interim coach Mohsin Khan on Wednesday said that he has no clue as to what went wrong in the justconcluded limited overs series, especially after the team's 30 whitewash over England in the preceding Test rubber in the UAE. After the commanding performance in the Test series, Pakistan were...
  • Misbah to remain as captain for Asia Cup: PCB February 25, 2012

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board has no plans to strip MisbahulHaq of the captaincy in any format of the sport in the near future, in the wake of ODI series whitewash against England. "Misbah is going to be retained as captain for the Asia Cup and there are no immediate plans...
  • Pakistan seek lift to avoid England clean sweep February 20, 2012

    Dubai: Pakistan coach Mohsin Khan said his team will need to raise their standards in all three departments to stop England from gaining a clean sweep of the oneday series in the fourth match here on Tuesday. Pakistan have been on the receiving end in the oneday series after blanking England...
  • Akram bats for Whatmore as Pakistan coach February 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram believes the appointment of Dav Whatmore as the coach of the national cricket team will be a step in the right direction, but also stressed that Mohsin Khan's contribution should not go unnoticed. After much deliberation, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to...
  • Mohsin expected to be back as chief selector February 7, 2012

    Lahore: The chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board, Zaka Ashraf, has confirmed that interim coach Mohsin Khan will be given another assignment after the series against England. Ashraf didn't elaborate on what role was being contemplated by the board for Mohsin, but wellinformed sources in the PCB revealed that the former...
  • Pakistan cricket sees a new dawn February 6, 2012

    They were not in a hole, it was a ravine full of muck. Terrorist attacks, spotfixing, team politics, retirements, players going to jail you name it. It took a rootdeep shovel to find the firm ground where Pakistan cricket stands today, having swept the No. 1 Test side 30...
  • Bowlers making batting difficult: Pak coach February 3, 2012

    Dubai: Pakistan coach Mohsin Khan said good bowling from both England and Pakistan throughout the series was making batting difficult, as 16 wickets tumbled on the opening day of the third and final Test here on Friday. England, playing to salvage their world number oneranked team's pride, were 1046 after they...
  • Pak coach in favor of replay for umpires February 3, 2012

    Dubai: Pakistan coach Mohsin Khan came out in support of technology in international cricket to rectify umpires' mistakes on Friday. Simon Taufel of Australia, one of the best umpires in the world, had three of his decisions overturned by the television umpire on the first day of the third and final...
  • Mohsin won't be left jobless: PCB chief February 3, 2012

    Karachi: PCB Chairman Zaka Ashraf has assured that interim coach, Mohsin Khan, will not be left "jobless" even if the board decides to replace him. "We appreciate his contribution and we always praise his good work. Even if we decide to replace him as coach he will not be left jobless,...
  • Whatmore suggested for coach's job: Zaheer Abbas January 30, 2012

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Zaheer Abbas, a member of the PCB coaches' committee, on Monday admitted that they have recommended Dav Whatmore's name for the post of chief coach. The PCB and the coaches' committee until now had declined to confirm that only the name of Whatmore was recommended for the...
  • Waqar, Sohail praise Pak coach Mohsin January 29, 2012

    Karachi: Former captains Waqar Younis and Aamir Sohail have thrown their weight behind interim Pakistan coach Mohsin Khan and credited him and captain MisbahulHaq for introducing a discipline regime and attitude in the Pakistan team. Their comments come at a time when a debate is raging in Pakistan cricket circles on...
  • Pakistan can be world number one: Mohsin January 29, 2012

    Abu Dhabi: Pakistan cricket coach Mohsin Khan on Sunday expressed confidence his team can become the world's number one ranked team after humbling England in the second Test to claim victory in the series. "I think this team has the capacity to become the world's best team. Our target should be...
  • Pakistan celebrate series triumph January 29, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan on Sunday celebrated its extraordinary cricket series triumph over world number one Test side England, with former greats hoping the team build on their astonishing turnaround from virtual pariahs. Pakistan humiliated England by 72 runs in the second Test in Abu Dhabi on Saturday, to clinch an unassailable 20...
  • Mohsin or Whatmore? PCB chairman in a fix January 29, 2012

    Lahore: PCB chairman Zaka Ashraf is in a dilemma over whether to retain interim coach Mohsin Khan on a permanent basis or go ahead with discussions to finalise the deal with Australian Dav Whatmore. Under Mohsin, Pakistan have won three Test series against Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and England and...
  • Relax, practice later: Pak coach to players January 21, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan coach Mohsin Khan had to stop his players from going to the ground for training, a day after they had defeated England by 10 wickets inside three days in the first Test. "It just shows the new positive approach of our team. The players wanted to have a training...