Mohammad Amir

Virat Kohli biggest challenge for current bowlers, says Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir

Virat Kohli biggest challenge for current bowlers, says Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir

The mutual respect between India captain Virat Kohli and Pakistan's tearaway pacer Mohammad Amir is not a secret, and it once again came to the fore when the Pakistani returned Kohli's compliment saying he is "the biggest challenge for bowlers" in the world. 

Oct 20, 2017, 12:39 PM IST
Watch: Mohammad Amir is the toughest bowler I have faced, reveals Virat Kohli

Watch: Mohammad Amir is the toughest bowler I have faced, reveals Virat Kohli

Amir also considered it massive praise from arguably the best batsman in the world right now and put him in a spot to justify those words as well. 

Oct 16, 2017, 11:51 AM IST
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Mohammad Amir limps off the field on Day 2

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Mohammad Amir limps off the field on Day 2

He has so far played 29 Tests, 36 ODIs and 31 T20Is, and taken 94, 55 and 34 wickets respectively.

Oct 07, 2017, 20:07 PM IST
Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir, wife Narjis blessed with a baby girl

Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir, wife Narjis blessed with a baby girl

The hosts will be without their top paceman Mohammad Amir for the T20 series as he is with his wife, who delivered a baby girl in London earlier today.

Sep 12, 2017, 15:23 PM IST
Mohammad Amir likely to miss T20 series against World XI

Mohammad Amir likely to miss T20 series against World XI

Amir produced a blistering three-wicket burst against India in the ICC Champions Trophy final to seal Pakistan's victory at the Oval in June.

Sep 11, 2017, 10:36 AM IST
WATCH: Mohammad Amir infuriated over teammate Paul Walter, gestures him to put on sunglass

WATCH: Mohammad Amir infuriated over teammate Paul Walter, gestures him to put on sunglass

Banking on the opportunity, Nash had gone on to score 73 runs off 55 deliveries before falling ultimately victim to Amir in the fag end of the innings. Sussex finished at a fighting 172 runs at the loss of four wickets. In reply, Essex bundled out for mere 117 runs with still 25 balls to spare.  

Aug 19, 2017, 17:02 PM IST
There is no comparison between me and Virat Kohli, reckons Pakistan's Babar Azam

There is no comparison between me and Virat Kohli, reckons Pakistan's Babar Azam

Babar Azam, on Sunday, was involved in a live Twitter chat, where his fans had the option to ask him any question they felt with #AskBabarAzam. One of the cricket lovers took the opportunity to ask the 22-year-old, how he feels when people compare his cricketing abilities to Virat Kohli.

Aug 08, 2017, 12:57 PM IST
WATCH: Mohammad Amir shatters records as he leads Essex to victory with 10-wicket match haul

WATCH: Mohammad Amir shatters records as he leads Essex to victory with 10-wicket match haul

Pakistan paceman Amir was unplayable at times on a seamer-friendly pitch at Scarborough, finishing with career-best match figures of 10-72.

Aug 07, 2017, 23:43 PM IST
May be his opinion has changed, says Mohammad Amir on Rohit Sharma's 'just a normal bowler' comment last year

May be his opinion has changed, says Mohammad Amir on Rohit Sharma's 'just a normal bowler' comment last year

Amir was Pakistan's chief destructor with the ball as he turned the ICC Champions Trophy final on his side's favour by dismissing India's Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan within the first 10 overs, at The Oval.

Jul 30, 2017, 08:56 AM IST
Mohammad Amir clarifies retirement talk, says he is not quitting

Mohammad Amir clarifies retirement talk, says he is not quitting

Amir has served a five-year ban for spot-fixing before getting another lifeline via a chance to play international cricket for Pakistan.

Jul 28, 2017, 16:27 PM IST
Mohammad Amir calls Virat Kohli best current batsman in world cricket

Mohammad Amir calls Virat Kohli best current batsman in world cricket

Kohli has also been a big admirer of Amir's talent and had even gifted him a bat after the latter's return from 5-year suspension.

Jul 17, 2017, 19:33 PM IST
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by three wickets, book semi-final berth

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by three wickets, book semi-final berth

Pakistan's semi-final will be their first meeting with England in a 50-over tournament since 2003 and their first knockout clash since they won the 1992 World Cup final.

Jun 12, 2017, 23:48 PM IST
WATCH: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed asks for referral despite dropping catch vs Sri Lanka

WATCH: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed asks for referral despite dropping catch vs Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka looked set for a big score after being asked to bat in the final Group B match but Amir (2/53) and Junaid (3/40) scripted a turnaround with fiery spells.

Jun 12, 2017, 20:53 PM IST
ICC Champions Trophy: India vs Pakistan – June 4 could give rebirth to Virat Kohli vs Mohammad Amir rivalry

ICC Champions Trophy: India vs Pakistan – June 4 could give rebirth to Virat Kohli vs Mohammad Amir rivalry

It was then, almost 65 years ago. The rivalry has changed since then. Although not for the fans, who still tear their vocal chords out on terms of patriotism. In terms of cricket, yes indeed. Since the mid 70s India-Pakistan match revolved mostly around fiery Pakistan pacers attacking the classy Indian batting line-up.

May 28, 2017, 09:23 AM IST
WI vs PAK, 1st Test, Day 3: Pakistan  201/4 after Mohammad Amir's best innings figures of 6/44

WI vs PAK, 1st Test, Day 3: Pakistan 201/4 after Mohammad Amir's best innings figures of 6/44

Amir wrapped up the home side's innings after they resumed at the overnight position of 278 for nine, bowling last man Shannon Gabriel to finish with six for 44, an effort which improved on his previous best of six for 84 against England at Lord's in 2010.

Apr 24, 2017, 08:55 AM IST
WI vs PAK, 1st Test: Mohammad Amir completes five-wicket haul as rain ruins second day

WI vs PAK, 1st Test: Mohammad Amir completes five-wicket haul as rain ruins second day

Only 11.3 overs were bowled in the entire day as inadequate covering from heavy overnight and early morning rain left damp patches on the pitch and a sodden area of the outfield, delaying the start of play by four hours.

Apr 23, 2017, 10:01 AM IST
London attack: Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir refutes reports of being detained at Heathrow airport

London attack: Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir refutes reports of being detained at Heathrow airport

It was reported that Amir, who was banned from cricket in 2010 along with Mohammad Asif and Salman Butt for the infamous spot-fixing scandal, was questioned by the officials and was allowed to leave after 'half an hour of detention'.

Mar 23, 2017, 12:52 PM IST
West Indies vs Pakistan: PCB recalls Ahmed Shahzad, Kamran Akmal in limited-overs squads

West Indies vs Pakistan: PCB recalls Ahmed Shahzad, Kamran Akmal in limited-overs squads

Giant fast-bowler Mohammad Irfan and batsmen Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif were all excluded from both squads because they are suspended pending an investigation into alleged spot-fixing that took place in the PSL.

Mar 15, 2017, 18:17 PM IST
PSL 2017: Karachi Kings down former champions Islamabad United by 44 runs as fearful stars snub final

PSL 2017: Karachi Kings down former champions Islamabad United by 44 runs as fearful stars snub final

Karachi will now meet Peshawar Zalmi in the last play-off on Friday in Dubai with the winner to take on Quetta Gladiators in Sunday`s final in Lahore.

Mar 02, 2017, 09:36 AM IST
Move over Wriddhiman Saha, veteran Kumar Sangakkara takes a single-handed flying catch in PSL — WATCH

Move over Wriddhiman Saha, veteran Kumar Sangakkara takes a single-handed flying catch in PSL — WATCH

Karachi Kings won the last-ball thriller, by chasing down Qalanders's 155.

Feb 25, 2017, 20:49 PM IST