Mohammad Sami

  • PCB gives fourmonth contracts to six players November 29, 2012

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), in a first, has issued shortterm fourmonth contracts to six cricketers who were not included in the original list of players to be given central contracts earlier this year. A official in the board confirmed that pace bowlers Mohammad Talha, Mohammad Sami, Tabish Khan and...
  • Sami is a mentally weak athlete: Akhtar July 23, 2012

    Karachi: Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar has described his onetime new ball partner Mohammad Sami as a "mentally weak" bowler who is not adept at handling pressure. "Sami is a mentally weak athlete and he can't take pressure," Akhtar said. Akhtar turns his attention to Sami, a few days after criticising...
  • Akmal, Sami set to get central contracts July 23, 2012

    Lahore: A PCB committee has recommended that wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal and Mohammad Sami be offered central contracts for the year 2012. PCB sources said that the committee, headed by Intikhab Alam, had recommended that Akmal, fast bowlers Sami and Mohammad Talha should be offered central contracts. All these players were ignored...
  • 3rd Test: Pakistan hit back after making 226 July 8, 2012

    Pallekele: Pakistan fast bowler Junaid Khan struck twice in one over as Sri Lanka struggled to 44 for 3 in the third Test on Sunday after Thisara Perera's fourwicket haul earlier helped to dismiss the tourists for 226. Khan trapped Dinesh Chandimal leg before wicket for 8 and two balls later...
  • PCB to rectify 2012 central contract list May 28, 2012

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to rectify some glaring omissions from the list of players awarded central contracts and retainers for the year 2012 with fast bowlers, Mohammad Sami and Mohammad Talha expected to be included in the list this week. Wellplaced sources in the board said that...
  • Indiscipline keeps Shehzad out of Asia Cup March 3, 2012

    Lahore: Pakistan's exciting young opener Ahmad Shehzad just about missed out on selection for the upcoming Asia Cup, due to his poor disciplinary track record. Chief selector Iqbal Qasim said after announcing the team that Shahzad and Mohammad Sami, who had both performed outstandingly well in the Bangladesh Premier League, were...
  • Duronto Rajshahi clinch a thriller February 28, 2012

    Mirpur: The match between Duronto Rajshahi and Dhaka Gladiators turned out to be a tense match at the end in the Bangladesh Premier League on Monday. After electing to bat, Gladiators managed to put up a low score of 116 as they ran into the experienced pacer, Mohammad Sami, who claimed...