National Selection

  • Fields to lead Australia in ICC Women's World Cup December 28, 2012

    Melbourne: Australia cricketer Jodie Fields will lead her side in the upcoming ICC Women's World Cup to be held in India from Jan 31 to Feb 17. Cricket Australia's [CA] Women's National Selection Panel [WNSP] on Friday announced the 15player squad for the tournament will take place at four venues in...
  • Zaheer, Moin not keen on Yousuf return April 30, 2012

    Lahore: Former captains Zaheer Abbas and Moin Khan said the national selectors should stick with young players in the team instead of recalling senior batsman Mohammad Yousuf for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka. "The Sri Lanka tour has many matches and it must be used to groom new faces and...
  • Eager Yousuf ready to play domestic cricket April 30, 2012

    Lahore: Former Pakistan captain Mohammad Yousuf is hungry to play international cricket once again and said that if the selectors want him to appear in domestic cricket, he will follow their criteria for national selection. Yousuf, who has appeared in 90 Tests and 288 oneday internationals, last played in a domestic...
  • 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...
  • Kaneria fight to play for Pakistan stalled November 10, 2011

    Karachi: Troubled legspinner Danish Kaneria has vowed to continue his fight to get clearance from the Pakistan Cricket Board to play for the national team again, after the Sindh High Court on Monday dismissed his petition on technical grounds. The court ruled that Kaneria's petition challenging the PCB decision to not...