National Selector

  • B'desh chief selector quits over interference March 7, 2012

    Dhaka: Bangladesh's chief national selector Akram Khan resigned on Wednesday citing interference in the squad for the forthcoming Asia Cup by the country's cricket board. Bangladesh board president AHM Mustafa Kamal omitted opener Tamim Iqbal, Akram's nephew, reducing the 15man squad to 14. Tamim, widely regarded as Bangladesh's best batsman,...
  • Katich calls national selector to know fate December 17, 2011

    Melbourne: Outoffavour Australia opener Simon Katich has directly approached national selector John Inverarity to know whether he is being considered for the first Test match against India, starting on December 26. The 36yearold called Inverarity on Friday to enquire about suggestions that he was being considered for a shock recall to...
  • Windies assistant coach made national selector December 9, 2011

    Port of Spain: West Indies team's assistant coach David Williams has been made a senior national selector. The 48year old Williams, a former Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) captain and West Indies wicketkeeper/batsman, replaces former T&T captain and West Indies offspinner Ranjie Nanan. T&T Cricket Board Azim Bassarath explained the decision came about...
  • Nazir, Haider may return for B'desh tour November 20, 2011

    Karachi: Some forgotten players such as Imran Nazir, Mohammad Khalil and Zulqarnain Haider may soon return to Pakistan's national cricket team as there are people in the PCB who are keen to bring them back. The national selectors will announce the squad for the tour to Bangladesh on Monday, and it...
  • Bhajji, Yuvi doubtful for Test squad against SA March 17, 2008

    Mumbai: Injuryridden Harbhajan Singh and Yuvraj Singh's fitness will be put to test on Monday as selectors get ready to pick the squad for the threeTest home series against South Africa, which begins on March 26. On Monday, the National Selection Committee will pick the squad only for the first Test....