PAKISTAN TOUR OF INDIA 2012

  • Pakistan turn to fast bowlers for victory in India November 28, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan skipper Mohammad Hafeez on Wednesday said they would rely on their pace attack to win the upcoming oneday series in India. Hafeez's remarks come at a time when England crushed India by 10 wickets in the Mumbai Test with their spinners Monty Panesar and Graeme Swann sharing 19...
  • Thackeray's death will not affect IndiaPak series: PCB November 18, 2012

    Karachi: PCB Chairman Zaka Ashraf is confident that the death of India's firebrand leader Bal Thackeray will not affect their national team's upcoming tour to India even though the late leader's party has strongly opposed the revival of bilateral cricket ties. "I sent a get well message to Bal Thackeray despite...
  • Akram hopeful of trouble free IndiaPak series November 14, 2012

    Karachi: Fast bowling legend Wasim Akram on Tuesday said he was confident Pakistan's hotlyanticipated tour of India next month would pass off safely and urged the two sides to use threats by Hindu radicals as motivation. Pakistan will meet their archrivals in five oneday internationals and two Twenty20s in December and...
  • Tight security for Pak cricket team: Shinde November 8, 2012

    New Delhi: India's Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Thursday assured "the best possible security" for the Pakistan cricket team that is slated to tour India from December 25 for a fivematch series. Shinde's assurance, made on the sidelines of an event here, comes against the backdrop of Shiv Sena's threat...
  • PCB approaches Inzamam, Akram for special camps November 8, 2012

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board has sought the help of former captains Wasim Akram and InzamamulHaq to prepare the national team for the upcoming tours to India and South Africa. PCB Chairman Zaka Ashraf told PTI that both the former greats had been approached and asked to hold specialised camps. "The...
  • PCB picks goodwill ambassadors for tour of India November 3, 2012

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board has picked a 10member delegation of former players, who will act as goodwill ambassadors in India during the muchanticipated bilateral series next month, but questions are being raised about the choices made by the PCB. The Board's Executive Coordination Committee has decided to invite the...
  • PCB chief hails revival of IndoPak ties November 2, 2012

    Lahore: Relieved they might be at the revival of bilateral cricket ties with India but that would not stop the PCB from sending a delegation across the border to "take stock" of the security arrangements for Pakistan team's tour next month. PCB chief Zaka Ashraf told reporters that the Board welcomed...
  • PCB wait for India tour itinerary October 20, 2012

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board is still awaiting the tour itinerary from its Indian counterpart for the muchanticipated bilateral series between the two countries later this year. PCB Chairman Zaka Ashraf told reporters that the BCCI was expected to send the final schedule for the series which is to be played...
  • IndoPak Kolkata ODI tentatively on Jan 3 October 17, 2012

    New Delhi: The oneday international between India and Pakistan scheduled to be played at Kolkata's Eden Gardens will be held on on January 3. "The decision is more or less unanimous that the India versus Pakistan match will be held at the Eden Gardens on January 3. After discussions with board...
  • Shahid Afridi wants India to tour Pakistan August 23, 2012

    Karachi: He is looking forward to Pakistan touring India later this year, but flamboyant allrounder Shahid Afridi feels the resumption of bilateral cricket ties between the two countries can be a complete success only if the Indians also visit his nation. After returning home from Colombo on Wednesday, Afridi said he...