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    World Cup 1992 Pakistan Squad In Asia

  • Moin Khan on the 1992 World Cup

    25 years ago, on March 25th 1992, the Pakistan cricket team won the World Cup - the wicket keeper at the time - Moin Khan, reminisces about that great day in Pakistan cricketing history...

  • Many under-achievers from Asia Cup retained in U-19 World Cup squad

    LAHORE: Making five changes in the squad that participated in the Under-19 Asia Cup last month in Malaysia, the Junior Selection Committee of PCB headed by former opener Basit Ali, announced a 15-member Pakistan team for the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2018 which will be played in New Zealand from Jan 13...

    The Pakistan junior team will be playing an ODI series against Australia and New Zealand prior to the start of the mega event... ...

  • Shehzad, Gul axed as Asia Cup, World T20 squad named

    LAHORE: Misfiring Ahmed Shehzad and veteran pacer Umar Gul were dropped while uncapped youngsters Khurram Manzoor, Babar Azam, Mohammad Nawaz and Rumman Raees Khan were picked as the selectors on Wednesday named a 15-member squad for the high-profile World Twenty20 and Asia Cup T20 events...

    The squad also includes an 11-member team management...

  • Sharjeel, Sami, Khalid drafted into Asia Cup, World T20 squad

    LAHORE: Dashing opener Sharjeel Khan, fast bowler Mohammad Sami and experienced middle-order batsman Khalid Latif were on Monday drafted into the Pakistan squad for the Asia Cup and World T20 after their dazzling show in the ongoing Pakistan Super League (PSL)...

    PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan approved the changes which saw PSL’s only century-maker Sharjeel replacing injured Babar Azam, Sami comig in place of Ruman Raees and Khalid...

  • MPA Achakzai indicted for 1992 murder

    QUETTA: Abdul Majeed Achakzai, a member of the Balochistan Assembly from the Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party, was indicted on Friday by Quetta District and Sessions Judge Rashid Mehmood in a murder case of 1992...

  • NA standing body approves amendments to Irsa Act 1992

    ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly Standing Committee on Water and Power approved an amendment to the Indus River System Authority (Irsa) bill on Friday which would require the authority to prepare an annual report at the end of each financial year and make it available online...

    The Indus River System Authority (Amendment) Bill, 2017, proposed by MNA Surriya Asghar, was discussed at length in the committee chaired by Muhammad Arshad Khan...
  • PIA memorial park in Nepal honours 1992 air crash victims

    KATHMANDU: Even though Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) airplanes were last seen in Kathmandu in mid-December 2014, a memorial monument known as the PIA memorial park still attracts some local and international tourists...

    Nestled in lush green mountains in Lele Valley of the Nepalese capital, there lies a monumental park constructed by PIA for the 167 people who lost their lives on-board flight PK-268 from Karachi to Kathmandu,...

  • Maryam not PM’s dependant since 1992, SC told

    ISLAMABAD: The counsel for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday informed a five-judge larger bench of the Supreme Court hearing the Panama Papers leaks case that Maryam Nawaz had never been the dependant of her father since she married in 1992...

    Earlier in his arguments, Sheikh Rashid narrated, in vague terms, how an investor, Robert Herch, came to Pakistan during the time of former president Pervez Musharraf to claim his share in...

  • No talk of 1992 parallels, says Wahab Riaz

    Wahab Riaz insists Pakistan already have enough motivation to win the World Cup without the remarkable parallels to their 1992 title triumph...

    Cricketer-turned-prime minister Imran Khan led Pakistan to their first and only World Cup victory 27 years ago and the exact pattern of wins, losses and washouts is being followed in this year's tournament...

  • New Zealand have definite edge over England since 1992

    KARACHI: The World Cup pedigree can sometimes be misleading but if the recent head-to-head count means anything then New Zealand had clear advantage against England...

    The first-ever World Cup meeting between these teams at Trent Bridge in 1975 saw England ride on a Keith Fletcher century (131 off 147 balls) and Tony Greig’s seam bowling (4-45) to crush New Zealand by 80 runs...

  • Pakistan leaves Hafeez out of Asia Cup cricket squad

    Pakistan left all-rounders Mohammad Hafeez and Imad Wasim out of a 16-man squad for the six-nation Asia Cup, to be played in Dubai and Abu Dhabi from next week, selectors announced on Tuesday...

    But left-handed opener Shan Masood gets his first chance in Pakistan's one-day squad after scoring 1,200-plus runs in the two domestic one-day tournaments, chief selector Inzamamul Haq said...

  • ‘Pakistan’s Asia Cup squad ideally suited for UAE conditions’

    KARACHI: Pakistan has selected a balanced and strong team for the upcoming Asia Cup which is ideally suited for the UAE conditions and will give a tough time to all the competing teams...

    “I must hand it to the national selectors that they have selected a very fine squad for Asia Cup which is ideally suited for the UAE conditions,” he said...

  • Pakistan’s Asia Cup squad donates 3.2m to funds for dams

    LAHROE: Pakistan cricket captain Sarfraz Ahmad has said that the Pakistan team touring UAE for the Asia Cup has announced to donate a sum of Rs 3...

    Sarfraz made the announcement at the NCA here on Monday while talking to reporters about the Pakistan’s prospect in the upcoming Asia Cup being held in UAE from Sept 15- 28...

  • Squad named for T20 Blind Asia Cup

    LAHORE: The selection committee of Pakistan Blind Cricket Council has selected the national team for the forthcoming first T20 Blind Cricket Asia Cup...

    Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal will participate in the said event along with Pakistan...

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