Javed Miandad

  • PCB keen to bring back Waqar Younis as chief coach 14-04-2014 04:51 PM

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board is keen to bring back former skipper Waqar Younis as the chief coach of the national team as current coach Moin Khan is tipped to take over as the head of the national selection committee. According to a report published in The Dawn, the legendary...
  • Miandad, Yousuf want Afridi as Pakistan captain 22-03-2014 09:50 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan's loss to India in their World Twenty20 opener has sparked massive criticism of skipper Mohammed Hafeez with former captains such as Javed Miandad and Mohammad Yousuf demanding that he be replaced by flamboyant allrounder Shahid Afridi. "Hafeez needed to be more attacking with his bowlers and field placings...
  • Javed Miandad confident of India-Pakistan final 22-03-2014 09:45 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan may have been humbled in their World Twenty20 opener against India but former captain Javed Miandad is confident that Mohammed Hafeez's men will stay alive to make the final where he expects them to face off against the arch-rivals once again. "Pakistan lost to India because they didn't...
  • Former Pak captains advise team to be fearless against India 20-03-2014 11:10 AM

    Karachi: All excited about the India-Pakistan clash in the World Twenty20 Championships on Friday, former captains and players here have just one piece of advice for Mohammed Hafeez's men ahead of the high-pressure match - play fearlessly. Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan said the key to beating India lies in being brave....
  • PCB accepts Javed Miandad's resignation 27-02-2014 10:56 PM

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board has accepted the resignation of former captain, Javed Miandad, ending a six-year association between the two. Miandad, who had joined the PCB in 2008 in a specially created position of Director-General cricket, had recently sent his resignation to the new chairman of the board, Najam...
  • Miandad resigns as PCB director 15-02-2014 09:51 AM

    Karachi: Former Test captain, Javed Miandad has tendered his resignation to the chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board. Miandad who is serving as Director-General cricket in the board since 2008 sent his resignation letter to the new PCB chief, Najam Sethi just four days after the government sacked Zaka Ashraf...
  • Akram, Miandad in four-member panel to find new Pakistan coach 22-01-2014 07:01 AM

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has formed a four-member committee that includes two of its top former captains, Javed Miandad and Wasim Akram, to select the new head coach and batting and fielding coaches for the national team. With the Asia Cup and World T20 Cup round the corner,...
  • Sachin Tendulkar will fade away from public memory soon: Javed Miandad 13-11-2013 12:13 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan's former Test captain Javed Miandad feels veteran batsman Sachin Tendulkar will fade from public memory once he retires after the second Test against West Indies as he is leaving the stage at a time when the Indian cricket team has found some exciting talent to fill the void....
  • 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...
  • Miandad tells Pakistan players to look up to Tendulkar 07-05-2013 09:11 PM

    Karachi: Emphasising the importance of hard work, former captain Javed Miandad told the Pakistani players to look up to Sachin Tendulkar, who he says is an embodiment of commitment to the game of cricket. Miandad while talking to Pakistan players, preparing for the Champions Trophy in Abbotabad, said there was...
  • Javed Miandad, Wasim Akram confident of Pakistan's good show in England 06-05-2013 10:41 AM

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captains Javed Miandad and Wasim Akram are hopeful that the national team can win the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy in England. The PCB has asked Miandad to assist the batsmen in the national training camp underway in Abbotabad while Akram is also there to work with the...
  • PCB plans to rope in Moin as cricket manager 06-04-2013 09:48 AM

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board is planning to give a major responsibility to former national captain and wicketkeeper Moin Khan in the forthcoming ICC Champions Trophy in England. A reliable source in the PCB confirmed to PTI that two senior officials and former captains Javed Miandad and Intikhab Alam had...
  • News 360: Miandad cancels his India tour, Centre plans diesel decontrol 04-01-2013 10:12 PM

    MP Industry Minister Kailash Vijaywargiya blamed the influence of western culture for crime against women. ...
  • Miandad should be interrogated on Dawood's whereabouts: Kirti Azad 04-01-2013 08:56 AM

    As the government and Opposition parties spar over the Home Ministry's decision to grant visa to former Pakistani cricketer Javed Miandad, who has family ties with Dawood Ibrahim, Kirti Azad has suggested that he be interrogated in India. ...
  • Should Javed Miandad have been given a visa? 03-01-2013 11:56 PM

    The government on Thursday said that former Pakistan cricket captain Javed Miandad was granted visa to India according to the regular procedure and that he was not on any prohibited list. ...
  • Government defends visa to Javed Miandad despite opposition 03-01-2013 07:47 PM

    The government is standing by its move to grant visa to Javed miandad, who is related to wanted terrorist Dawood Ibrahim. ...
  • Granting Miandad visa an act of treason: Sanjay Raut 03-01-2013 04:09 PM

    He also said a probe should be launched into finding out who "in the government has relations with Dawood." ...
  • It was an honour to be invited by Bal Thackeray: Javed Miandad 17-11-2012 08:21 PM

    Former cricketer Javed Miandad said it was an honour for him to be the only Pakistani who was called by Bal Thackeray. ...
  • Javed Miandad wishes Bal Thackeray a speedy recovery 16-11-2012 03:46 PM

    New Delhi: Former Pakistan cricketer Javed Miandad wished ailing Shiv Sena Bal Thackeray a speedy recovery on Friday while adding that their friendship was very old. Javed Miandad said that he would pray that Bal Thackeray gets well soon and leads get a long life. In a response to a...