Abdul Rehman

  • PCB penalise Afridi and others for not maintaining fitness 6 hours 23 minutes ago

    Karachi: Pakistan's flamboyant allrounder, Shahid Afridi along with three other cricketers have been penalised by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for failing fitness evaluation tests. Besides Afridi, spinners, Abdul Rehman and Reza Hasan and batsman, Umar Akmal have been penalised 25 per cent of their monthly central contract salaries for four...
  • Mushtaq defends Ajmal, Rehman after poor show in first Test August 10, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan's spin bowling coach, Mushtaq Ahmed has defended the performance of spinners, Saeed Ajmal and Abdul Rehman in the ongoing first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle. Mushtaq, who has worked as spin bowling consultant with the England team before joining the Pakistan team, said Pakistan was playing a Test...
  • Seven rescued from Pakistan lawmaker's 'private jail' January 13, 2014

    Seven people, including two women, were rescued during a raid on a "private jail" of a Pakistani provincial lawmaker, a media report said. The raid was conducted by police and AntiTerrorist Force (ATF) on the private jail of former provincial education minister and member of Balochistan assembly Sardar Abdul Rehman Khetran...
  • Pakistan drop Rehman, Jamshed for Sri Lanka Twenty20s December 1, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan selectors have dropped opening batsman Nasir Jamshed and leftarm spinner Abdul Rehman for this month's Twenty20 internationals against Afghanistan and Sri Lanka. Lefthanded batsmen Sharjeel Khan and Haris Sohail were included in the 14man squad as the selectors also ignored allrounders Abdul Razzaq and Shoaib Malik. Khan is yet to...
  • Ajmal, Rehman call for restoration of cricket ties with India October 2, 2013

    Lahore: Pakistan's spin duo Saeed Ajmal and Abdul Rehman have called for restoration of bilateral cricket ties with India. "Such is the importance of IndoPak contests that even if both the teams play in a third country their match attracts big crowds," Ajmal said in an interview. "So I see no reason...
  • 3rd ODI: Pakistan thrash Zimbabwe by 108 runs, win series 2-1 August 31, 2013

    Harare: Captain Misbah-ul-Haq led from the front with a half century and two brilliant run outs as Pakistan defeated Zimbabwe by 108 runs in the final one-day international to clinch the series 2-1. Misbah made a resolute 67 off 85 balls which lifted Pakistan to 260 for 6 and then ignited...
  • I was disappointed after World T20 axe: Rehman August 22, 2012

    Karachi: Axed from the ICC World Twenty20 squad, experienced Pakistan spinner Abdul Rehman said he has got over the disappointment and now wants to form a potent bowling partnership with Saeed Ajmal in other formats of the game. Rehman was dropped by the selectors from the shortest version of the game...
  • Afridi, Malik back among PCB contracted players May 26, 2012

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Saturday awarded former captains Shahid Afridi and Shoaib Malik central contracts, which saw players given a 25per cent hike in their monthly salaries. Afridi's contract was suspended after he fell out with the former PCB chairman Ijaz Butt, who replaced him as oneday...
  • Pak beat Eng through hard work: Rehman January 31, 2012

    Abu Dhabi: Leftarm spinner Abdul Rehman on Tuesday refused to accept Pakistan's success over world number one England was a big surprise, saying the team achieved the 20 lead through sheer hard work. Rehman starred in his team's 72run win in the second Test in Abu Dhabi by claiming a careerbest...
  • Cook praises Pakistan bowlers after fightback January 27, 2012

    Abu Dhabi: Opener Alastair Cook praised Pakistan's fightback, which saw them grab four wickets in the last 30 minutes in the second Test here on Thursday, but still believes England have not thrown away the advantage. England were comfortably sitting on 1661 with Cook (94) and Jonathan Trott (74) closing in...
  • Pak in driver's seat after Ajmal's seven January 18, 2012

    Dubai: Pakistan offspinner Saeed Ajmal was in mesmerizing form on Tuesday, taking careerbest figures of 755 as England were bowled out for 192 before his team's openers reached 420 at stumps on the first day of the first Test. Ajmal won five lbw decisions after England won the toss and elected...
  • Delhi blasts: Court rejects terror suspect's bail plea September 24, 2008

    New Delhi: A trial court dismissed the bail plea of Abdur Rehman, the caretaker of the house where the encounter with terror suspects took place last week. He was arrested on Sunday from south Delhi's Jamia Nagar area for his alleged involvement in the five blasts on September 13 that...
  • Delhi Encounter: Arrested gatekeeper moves court September 22, 2008

    New Delhi: Father of terror suspect Zia-ur-Rehman, Abdul Rehman, who was arrested in connection with the serial blasts in the Capital, approached a city court on Monday seeking bail. Abdul was arrested on Sunday from south Delhi's Jamia Nagar area for his alleged involvement in the five blasts on September 13...
  • Delhi cops nab HuJI man, look for Jaipur blasts clues May 23, 2008

    New Delhi: The Special Cell of the Delhi police arrested a Harkat-ul-Jehadi Islami (HUJI) militant Abdul Rehman alias Iqbal from the capital on Wednesday night. It's believed that Rehman could provide some vital leads into the Jaipur serial bomb blasts. If he hadn't been arrested on Wednesday night, the police claim,...