Injury hits comeback for Pakistan`s Mohammad Amir
Injury hits comeback for Pakistan`s Mohammad Amir

Paceman Mohammad Amir`s comeback after his ban for spot-fixing has been halted by a hamstring injury which will take up to three weeks to recover, his agent said Friday.

Pakistan's Mohammad Amir bags three wickets on comeback
Pakistan's Mohammad Amir bags three wickets on comeback

Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Amir showed no signs of rustiness as he made his return after a five-year spot-fixing ban on Friday, bagging three wickets in his first spell in competitive cricket since 2010.

Mohammad Amir set for domestic return
Mohammad Amir set for domestic return

Considered among the best young bowlers in the world when he was hit with a five-year fixing ban in 2010, Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir embarks on the long road to redemption Monday in his return to domestic cricket.

Police act against bookies in Pakistan, 15 nabbed
Police act against bookies in Pakistan, 15 nabbed

Police in the Pakistani city of Lahore have initiated a crackdown on cricket betting and arrested 15 people from across the city, according to media reports Monday.

Mohammad Amir reprieve will encourage others to come clean: ICC
Mohammad Amir reprieve will encourage others to come clean: ICC

 The reprieve given to Pakistan bowler Mohammad Amir in a spot-fixing scandal will encourage corrupt players to come clean and help maintain the game`s integrity, International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive David Richardson said on Tuesday.

Amir will be monitored 'on and off the field' before comeback: PCB
Amir will be monitored 'on and off the field' before comeback: PCB

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) boss Shaharyar Khan has rejected claims that banned pace bowler Mohammad Amir is being fast-tracked back into international cricket, stating that the tainted bowler will be monitored on and off the field before he makes a comeback into the national squad.

Returning Mohammad Amir promises to be `better human`
Returning Mohammad Amir promises to be `better human`

Banned Pakistan paceman Mohammad Amir vowed Thursday to prove himself as a "better player and better human being" after his spot-fixing ban was relaxed by the cricket world governing body.

Pakistan's Mohammad Amir cleared to play domestic cricket
Pakistan's Mohammad Amir cleared to play domestic cricket

After months of speculation, Mohammad Amir has been cleared to play domestic cricket in Pakistan. The Pakistan fast bowler's ban for spot fixing was cut short for cooperation with anti-corruption officials, the International Cricket Council said on Thursday.

ICC to decide tainted Mohammad Amir's possible return to domestic cricket next week
ICC to decide tainted Mohammad Amir's possible return to domestic cricket next week

Banned Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Amir is likely to return to the domestic cricket next month after the conditions of his five-year ban for spot-fixing were relaxed.

Banned Mohammad Amir set for first-class return
Banned Mohammad Amir set for first-class return

Disgraced Pakistan paceman Mohammad Amir could return to first-class cricket as early as next month after a relaxation of the conditions of his ban for spot-fixing, an official said Friday.

ICC approves revised anti-corruption code
ICC approves revised anti-corruption code

The ICC today approved its revised anti-corruption code, which makes it possible for a banned player to play domestic cricket before the end of his international ban.

From pitch to screen: Banned pacer Mohammad Amir offered `hero`s role` in Pakistan movie

Pakistani pace express Mohammad Amir has reportedly revealed that he has been offered the hero`s role in a movie and has decided to do it as the cricketer struggles to earn his bread and butter while serving a five-year ban for spot-fixing.

Banned cricketers Malik, Amir back prison terms for match-fixers

Pakistan`s banned cricketers, Salim Malik and Mohammad Amir have backed moves by New Zealand`s government to enforce prison sentences for players found guilty of spot or match fixing.

PCB to again push ICC for Mohammad Amir`s five-year ban reduction

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has said that the board would be pushing the International Cricket Council (ICC) again for a reduction in the five-year ban on young pace bowler Mohammad Amir at ICC`s Annual Conference that would be held in Melbourne on Tuesday.

Salman Butt asks PCB to treat all banned players equally

Former Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt has reportedly asked the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to treat banned players trying to resume their domestic and international careers equally.

Pakistan`s Amir won`t play in World Cup even if ban reduced

Banned Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir will not be eligible for next year`s World Cup even if he returns early to domestic cricket, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Friday.

`Penitent` Aamir hoping to play cricket before end of ban

Banned Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Aamir is reportedly hoping to play domestic or club cricket before his ban ends.

Pakistan chief optimistic on Amir ban

Pakistan`s cricket chief said Wednesday he was optimistic the game`s governing body would relax the five-year ban imposed on young paceman Mohammad Amir for spot-fixing.

ICC takes steps towards robust Anti-Corruption Code

The ICC on Saturday decided that a revised version of a more robust and strengthened ICC Anti-Corruption Code will be submitted for approval at the January 2014 meeting.

Amir `praying` to earn ICC reprieve to play domestic cricket

Banned Pakistani pace bowler Mohammad Amir is reportedly praying that he earns a reprieve from the International Cricket Council (ICC) to play domestic cricket as he seeks to resume his stalled career.