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Mickey Arthur appointed Pakistan head coach

KARACHI: Former South Africa and Australia coach Mickey Arthur is to take charge of Pakistan following the resignation of Waqar Younis after the World T20 tournament. “His contract is being finalised,” the country’s cricket board said in a statement on Friday.

11 Interestings facts about Mickey Arthur

Former Free State, Griqualand West and South Africa A cricketer and coach of the Proteas, Mickey Arthur, has been appointed as Pakistan cricket team’s head coach, confirmed the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday. The post was left vacant after Waqar Younis resigned following Pakistan’s disastrous World Twenty20 in India, where they triumphed in only one The post 11 Interestings facts about Mickey Arthur appeared first on CricTracker.

PCB appoints Mickey Arthur as Pakistan’s head coach

PCB appoints Mickey Arthur as Pakistan’s head coach: Pakistan Cricket Board have appointed South African Mickey Arthur as the national side’s head coach. Former Australia and South Africa national side’s mentor, Arthur has recently coached Karachi Kings in the Pakistan Super League. Arthur will take over the job vacated by Waqar Younis at the end of the The post PCB appoints Mickey Arthur as Pakistan’s head coach appeared first on Cricfit.

Law turns down chance to coach Pakistan

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shaharyar Khan has confirmed that Stuart Law was their first choice to be the new coach of the national side but the Australian has turned down the opportunity as he is not available to take over immediately.

Mickey Arthur named new Pakistan coach

Former coach of South Africa and Australia Mickey Arthur has been appointed as the new coach of Pakistan. The appointment comes following massive speculation over who would be appointed between Andy Moles and Dean Jones. Arthur replaces former Pakistani skipper, Waqar Younis after the latter turned in his resignation following Pakistan’s horrific World T20 campaign

Cricket: Mickey Arthur named as Pakistan’s head coach

LAHORE: Former South African and Australian coach Mickey Arthur was named the new head coach of national cricket team on Friday. In a press statement, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced that Mickey Arthur was appointed as Pakistan’s head coach. Arthur has replaced Waqar Younis who stepped down last month over team’s dismal performance in the…

Cricket: Points plan ‘nonsense’ says Vaughan

LONDON: Former England captain Michael Vaughan has labelled plans to introduce a points system for the upcoming home series against Pakistan and Sri Lanka as a “nonsense”. In international men’s cricket, Tests, one day internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 matches have been regarded as separate entities.

I don’t think cricket is any longer the forte of Afridi: Abdul Qadir

Abdul Qadir, the former Pakistani leg-spin great, has a piece of advice to share with Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi. The legend feels that Afridi must realise that he isn’t suited to play cricket anymore and should say goodbye to cricket. Qadir, known for his candid comments, said at a function in Lahore that Afridi had The post I don’t think cricket is any longer the forte of Afridi: Abdul Qadir appeared first on CricTracker.

Azhar Ali urges team to improve after ODI slump

KARACHI: Pakistan cricket captain Azhar Ali Thursday urged his team to pick up their game after they slumped to ninth in the one-day international rankings, equalling their worst ever. The latest International Cricket Council (ICC) ranking is “worrying”, Ali told AFP — and Pakistan’s prospects for improving appear bleak as they face “challenging” top teams…

New setback in Pakistan’s search for head coach

KARACHI: Pakistan’s search for a new national coach hit a fresh roadblock Thursday as officials said their top pick, Australia’s Stuart Law, turned down a job widely seen as one of the toughest in international cricket. The post was left vacant after Waqar Younis resigned following Pakistan’s disastrous World Twenty20 in India last month, where…

Setback in Pak search for head coach

Pakistan’s search for a new national coach hit a fresh roadblock Thursday as officials said their top pick, Australia’s Stuart Law, turned down a job widely seen as one of the toughest in international cricket.

USD 2.6 Million profit from PSL: PCB

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) recently announced a net profit of $2.6 Million, approximately 260 million rupees, from the inaugural edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL). When seen on the larger scale, the profits came down since PCB had to distribute around 200 million rupees to the 5 franchises to cover up for their The post USD 2.6 Million profit from PSL: PCB appeared first on CricTracker.

Afridi, Shehzad, Akmal axed from probables for England tour

Afridi, Shehzad, Akmal axed from probables for England tour: Inzamam-ul-Haq, the new chief selector of Pakistan Cricket Board, has effected some interesting changes. Shahid Afridi, Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal has been axed from the list of 35 players, who will be a part of a training camp ahead of the England tour in July and The post Afridi, Shehzad, Akmal axed from probables for England tour appeared first on Cricfit.

PCB hunt for head coach continues as Stuart Law declines offer

The hunt for a full-time coach for the Pakistan Cricket team has hit a snag after former Australian batsman Stuart Law declined the offer posted by the Pakistan Cricket Board. The same was confirmed by the Chairman of the PCB, Shahrayar Khan early on Thursday morning. Earlier this week, former England coach Peter Moores declined The post PCB hunt for head coach continues as Stuart Law declines offer appeared first on CricTracker.

Flood of refugees leads to cricket boom in Germany

With an influx of cricket-mad Pakistan and Afghanistan asylum seekers, the German Cricket Federation has been flooded with a simple question: “Where can I play?” (AFP Photo/Sascha Schurmann) Berlin – The influx of asylum seekers into Germany, especially from cricket-mad Pakistan and Afghanistan, has created an unexpected boom for the sport in a country where […]