Zaheer Abbas

  • PCB chairman summons Hafeez, Moin, Zaheer 03-04-2014 01:24 PM

    Lahore: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi is meeting head coach Moin Khan, captain Mohammad Hafeez and chief cricket consultant Zaheer Abbas on Thursday to hear them out the reasons for the team's failure to make the semi-finals of the World Twenty20 tournament. Sethi picked Moin as head coach...
  • Pakistan must not be bad losers, says Hafeez 03-04-2014 09:20 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan captain Mohammad Hafeez called on his compatriots not to be bad losers and accept victory and defeat in the same manner after his team crashed out of the World Twenty20 tournament in Bangladesh. Hafeez told reporters after returning from Dhaka early on Thursday that the side were disappointed...
  • Kohli will break all the records, feels Zaheer Abbas 16-03-2014 03:26 PM

    Fatullah: Legendary Pakistan batsman Zaheer Abbas is the new entrant in the list of illustrious former cricketers, who feel that India's premier batsman Virat Kohli is destined for greatness. "Virat Kohli is one batsman who will break all the records in international cricket. The transition phase in Indian batting has...
  • It's India's batting vs Pakistan's bowling, says Zaheer Abbas 01-03-2014 02:47 PM

    Mirpur: Pakistan's chief cricket consultant Zaheer Abbas feels it would be an intense contest between India's famed batting and his team's "stronger" bowling when the two sides clash in their much-anticipated Asia Cup match on Sunday. "Both teams have their weaknesses. It will depend who play on that given day...
  • Zaheer Abbas warns Pakistan of complacency against struggling India 20-02-2014 04:12 PM

    Lahore: Former Pakistan captain Zaheer Abbas on Thursday said that India should not be judged on the basis of their poor performances in the recent tours of South Africa and New Zealand as they would be a potent force for the upcoming Asia Cup in Bangladesh. "It would be a...
  • PCB to form committee to initiate talks with BCCI 14-02-2014 10:09 PM

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is going to form a four-member special committee to initiate talks with the BCCI on regular basis in a bid to revive bilateral ties between the two countries. Former Test captain, Zaheer Abbas who is a member of the managing committee, which is running...
  • Pakistan cautious about BCCI offer to play in neutral venues 25-01-2014 08:20 AM

    Karachi: The cricket community in the country has reacted cautiously to reports that the Indian and English Boards were willing to play Pakistan at neutral venues with some asking the PCB not to fall in the "trap". The reports of the BCCI and the England and Wales Cricket Board hinting...
  • New Pakistan coach to be named on short-term basis: Sethi 14-01-2014 11:21 AM

    Karachi: The acting chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board, Najam Sethi has informed the members of the interim management committee (IMC) that a new coach would only be appointed on a short-term basis after the conclusion of the series against Sri Lanka in the UAE. A reliable source told PTI...
  • Pakistanis hail first-ever series win over South Africa 29-11-2013 09:36 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan cricket commentators Thursday hailed the national team's first-ever one-day series win over South Africa, describing it as one of the country's greatest moments. The Pakistani team edged out the Proteas by one run in the second one-day international at Port Elizabeth on Wednesday, to take an unbeatable 2-0...
  • Javed Miandad wants to contest for PCB chairman's post 08-11-2013 11:35 AM

    Karachi: After Abdul Qadir and Zaheer Abbas, another former great Javed Miandad has also announced his intention to contest for the post of chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) in the forthcoming elections. Miandad, one of Pakistan's most well known cricketers, is presently employed in the board as director...
  • Zaheer, Qadir keen on Pakistan board job 30-10-2013 08:11 PM

    Karachi: Former Test legends Abdul Qadir and Zaheer Abbas have expressed interest in the job of Pakistan Cricket Board chairman, after a court ordered elections for the post be held next month. Cricket administration in Pakistan has been rocked by months of wrangling between the courts and the PCB after...
  • Interim committee takes control of PCB 15-10-2013 05:39 PM

    Karachi: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday appointed an interim management committee to take control of the Pakistan Cricket Board. The PM announced the necessary amendments in the PCB Constitution to effect its supersession by the interim committee. The interim committee comprises acting chief Najam Sethi, former chairman Shaharyar Khan,...
  • Cricket with India will only help Pak players: Zaheer Abbas 18-09-2013 10:28 AM

    Karachi: Former captain Zaheer Abbas feels restoration of bilateral cricket ties with India would prove to be beneficial for Pakistan as presently India is in a stronger position in world cricket. "I have always said that regular Indo-Pak cricket relations and ties also lead to improved relations at people to...
  • Former players express shock at Pakistan's defeat 28-08-2013 11:39 AM

    Karachi: Former Pakistan cricketers reacted with disbelief to their national team's shock defeat against Zimbabwe in the first ODI in Harare Tuesday, saying both batsmen and bowlers put up an extremely disappointing performance. Pakistan were beaten by seven wickets after having won the Twenty20 series comfortably 2-0. Despite captain Misbah-ul-Haq...
  • Zaheer abbas wants coach for batting than for bowling 23-04-2013 12:06 AM

    Karachi: Former captain Zaheer Abbas has advised the Pakistan Cricket Board to immediately appoint a batting coach for the national team instead of focusing on the bowlers ahead of the ICC Champions Trophy in June. The PCB has hired former captain and bowling great Wasim Akram to supervise a 10-day...
  • Pakistan need a batting coach: Abbas 13-03-2013 12:41 PM

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  • Indian team looks jaded: Zaheer Abbas 04-01-2013 02:51 PM

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  • Zaheer, Moin not keen on Yousuf return 30-04-2012 08:40 PM

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  • Pakistan celebrate series triumph 29-01-2012 04:24 PM

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