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  • Pakistan rich in boxing talent: Amir

    LAHORE: Renowned boxer Amir Khan says Pakistan is rich in boxing talent which can be groomed under a long-term plan...

    “I can see a lot of talented boxers in Pakistan; they have the necessary potential to gain international prominence if modern facilities are provided to them to polish their skills,” Great Britain’s Amir said while talking to media after arriving here on a brief visit along with his wife and daughter...

  • Pakistan must focus on developing cricket talent: Ian Pont

    If there was ever a poll on what the most overused word in Pakistan was, talent would undoubtedly come up trumps...

    But the failure to develop this ‘talent’ fully is the biggest reason why Pakistan has fallen off the charts in international cricket, pace bowling coach Ian Pont says...

  • COMMENT: Victories, emerging talent show Pakistan cricket is in good hands

    Pakistan’s resounding victory in all the three formats against Sri Lanka on the Islanders’ own turf was an outstanding achievement by all counts...

    It not only helped Pakistan to emerge as a leading cricketing force once again on the world map, the brilliant show of some half a dozen newcomers clearly dispelled the notion that there is any dearth of talent in the country...

  • Amir is an extraordinary talent: Pakistan chief selector

    Pakistan chief selector Haroon Rasheed on Thursday backed the embattled Mohammad Amir, saying “there is always a difference between normal and extraordinary players”...

    Rasheed's endorsement of Amir is a clear sign the 23-year-old pacer will be included in the Pakistan team for its upcoming series against New Zealand...

  • Misbah urges Pakistan to send talent to play in Australia

    Captain Misbah-ul-Haq says Pakistan will not end their touring misery in Australia until they can adapt to the unique playing conditions Down Under...

    Pakistan succumbed to a 220-run defeat to Steve Smith's Australians in the third Sydney Test on Saturday to lose their last four series in Australia 3-0...

  • Pakistan have ability, talent to bounce back in NZ series: Sallu

    KARACHI: Former chief selector Salahuddin Ahmed Sallu on Thursday backed Pakistan to bounce back in the on-going ODI series against New Zealand despite being 0-2 down and said that the brilliant comeback of Sarfraz Ahmed’s men in the Champions Trophy last year is proof enough that the team has the ability and talent to surprise the opposition...

    ”Also read: Sarfraz should not use 'tough conditions' excuse after New Zealand defeat —...

  • No shortage of women's cricket talent in Pakistan: Mark Coles

    Pakistan women's cricket team coach Mark Coles has said there is no dearth of talent in the country and that with the right coaching, new prospects can be groomed and the ranking of the team improved...

    Shahid Aslam, a senior official of the team, also informed the media that Pakistan Cricket Board was introducing a five-year plan to promote women's cricket nationwide...

  • ‘Pakistan have the talent to make badminton quarters at CW Games’

    LAHORE: Pakistan Badminton Federation’s secretary Wajid Ali said here on Monday that while both Pakistan and India are in the same pool ‘A’ at the Commonwealth Games badminton event, the national team’s chances of qualifying for the quarterfinals are quite bright...

    Pakistan, India, Scotland and Sri Lanka are placed in Pool-A...

  • Pakistan has incredible bowling talent: Watson

    DUBAI: Shane Watson, the former Australian all-rounder and Quetta Gladiator’s opening batsman, has said that there is an ‘incredible’ amount of bowling talent in Pakistan that will make its mark in international cricket in the near future...

    Speaking to Dawn exclusively here on Tuesday after the Quetta Gladiators’ practice session at the ICC Cricket Academy, Watson said, “There is oceans of talent in Pakistan Super League (PSL) so it...

  • COMMENT: Sindh sprinters’ historic feat shows raw talent is there

    Talent spotters and coaches strongly believe that we would not just find throwers and jumpers but also middle-distance runners if we encourage participation and provide financial support to our athletes...

    There is no dearth of talent and resources, just an absence of commitment and a willingness to invest in the future of athletics in the province...

  • World XI visit great for nurturing talent: Arthur

    ISLAMABAD: Mickey Arthur has termed next month’s ICC World XI tour to Pakistan as the country’s best chance to announce that it is safe for cricket...

    “Pakistan is a safe country to play cricket; with the World XI tour, the fans here will get to see their heroes after restoration of cricket which is great for nurturing talent in the country,” the Pakistan team head coach said while talking to BBC...

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