Salim Malik

  • Pakistan seek ICC help over Malik life ban challenge July 9, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan officials have asked the International Cricket Council (ICC) for advice following former captain Salim Malik's plea to have his 2000 life ban for match-fixing removed. The Pakistan Cricket Board wrote to the ICC after Malik approached PCB chairman Najam Sethi in April claiming that a lower sessions court had...
  • PCB may have a re-look into Malik life ban: Najam Sethi April 29, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan Cricket Board may again look into the life ban imposed on former captain Salim Malik in the next few days, PCB chief Najam Sethi said. Sethi said that he would meet Malik in the next few days as the former captain has claimed his ban has been lifted by...
  • Pakistan playing like India of '90s: Salim Malik September 17, 2013

    Karachi: Pakistan's former captain Salim Malik, who is serving a life ban for match-fixing, has come out of hibernation to lambast the current national team by comparing it to the Indian side of the '90s which, according to him, "didn't play as a unit". Malik, who has rarely made any media...
  • Batting coach appointment is demanding process: PCB chief November 7, 2012

    Lahore: Pakistan Cricket Board chief Zaka Ashraf feels the appointment of a batting coach for the national team has become a challenging task given the interest shown by some of the country's stalwarts in the job. "It will be a demanding process now to take a decision on who will...
  • Professional batting coach would help Pak: Misbah November 4, 2012

    Lahore: Pakistan's Test and one-day captain, Misbah-ul-Haq has backed the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)'s decision to appoint a batting coach with the national team. Misbah, 38, said the appointment of a professional batting coach would help improve performance of the team. The PCB has invited interested candidates to apply for the...
  • Pakistan mull Malik's bid to be batting coach October 29, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan cricket chiefs have made no decision yet on disgraced former captain Salim Malik's bid to become the national side's batting coach, an official said on Monday. The 49-year-old Malik last week applied for the post, saying he was under no bar after a Pakistani court lifted his life...
  • Salim Malik applies to be Pakistan batting coach October 25, 2012

    Islamabad: Former Pakistan captain Salim Malik, who overturned a life ban from cricket, applied for the job of national team batting coach on Thursday. In 2008, a court in Lahore lifted a life ban on Malik which was imposed by the Pakistan Cricket Board for match-fixing. A PCB board of inquiry...
  • Raza pleads for reinstatement as umpire September 16, 2012

    Lahore: Pakistan's former Test spinner Akram Raza has said that he wants to revive his first class umpiring career after being cleared in a betting case. "I have written to the cricket Board asking them to reinstate me on the domestic umpires panel as I have been cleared by the court...