Ramiz Raja

  • India is safe to host series against Pakistan, says VVS Laxman June 3, 2014

    Former India batsman VVS Laxman on Monday said India is safe to host Pakistan for a bilateral series. The stylish Hyderabadi batsman pointed out that the fans enjoyed the game when Pakistan toured India in December 2012- January 2013 for three ODIs and two T20s. "When Pakistan came for three one-dayers and...
  • Former Pakistan greats demand change after Harare defeat September 15, 2013

    Former Pakistan cricket greats and fans demanded a new national team captain and coach on Sunday after an embarrassing defeat against minnows Zimbabwe in the Harare Test. Zimbabwe, who only started playing Tests in 2011 after a six-year exile due to lack of players and facilities, pulled off an upset 24-run...
  • Dhoni must quit T20 captaincy: Ramiz Raja January 16, 2013

    Kochi: Former Pakistan skipper Ramiz Raja feels that time has come for Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni to quit T20 captaincy after his side's string of losses so that some young player learns the ropes of leadership. "I expect him to possibly exit T20 arena gracefully. Let other develop the team....
  • 'Do not allow even Pak cricketers and artists in India' January 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Indian players on Monday not only backed Hockey India's decision to send back Pakistanis but also advocated more stringent action even as players from across the border urged that the upcoming bilateral series should not be derailed due to the ongoing conflict. HI barred all nine Pakistani...
  • Who said what on Sachin's ODI retirement December 23, 2012

    Tributes have started pouring in for Sachin Tendulkar after he announced his retirement from ODIs on Sunday just before the selection of the Indian squad for the upcoming Pakistan ODIs. A host of current and former cricketers have reacted to the news. Let's see who says what. Sourav Ganguly: I felt...