Pakistan recall Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Sami for Zimbabwe one-day series
Pakistan recall Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Sami for Zimbabwe one-day series

Pakistan on Sunday recalled former captain Shoaib Malik and paceman Mohammad Sami in a 16-man one-day squad for the three-match series against Zimbabwe but under-performing batsman Umar Akmal failed to make the cut.

Pakistan mark six-year home return with victory
Pakistan mark six-year home return with victory

Pakistan celebrated international cricket`s return after six years with a five-wicket win against Zimbabwe in the first Twenty20 international at a packed Gaddafi Stadium on Friday.

Mohammad Sami, Shoaib Malik recalled for T20s against Zimbabwe
Mohammad Sami, Shoaib Malik recalled for T20s against Zimbabwe

 Experienced Pakistan players Shoaib Malik and Muhammad Sami on Tuesday received surprise call-ups to the national side for the two T20 matches against the touring Zimbabwe team after spending close to three years in the wilderness.

Abhishek Nayar equals world record with 17-ball over

All-rounder Abhishek Nayar created history for wrong reasons as he bowled a 17-ball over against South Zone in the semifinals of the Deodhar Trophy at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Guwahati.

`Out of favour’ Sami eyeing Pak comeback

Pakistan`s current fastest bowler Mohammad Sami, who was ignored for the South Africa tour, has claimed he would keep working hard in domestic cricket to regain his place in the national side.

Akhtar finds Mohammad Sami ''mentally weak''

Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar has described his one-time new ball partner Mohammad Sami as a "mentally weak" bowler who is not adept at handling pressure.

Kamran Akmal, Sami set to get central contracts

A PCB committee has recommended that wicket-keeper Kamran Akmal and Mohammad Sami be offered central contracts for the year 2012.

Intikhab`s future role in PCB under scanner

A cloud of uncertainty hovers over Intikhab Alam`s future role in the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) after the former Test captain and coach committed some glaring errors while finalising the list of players who were awarded central contracts and retainers.

PCB to rectify glaring omissions in central contracts list

The Pakistan Cricket Board has decided to rectify some glaring omissions from the list of players awarded central contracts and retainers for the year 2012.

Sami fined and banned again in Pak domestic tourney

Mohammad Sami’s disciplinary woes continued and he was slapped with another fine and ban in the ongoing Quaid-e-Azam Trophy tournament.

Mohammad Sami loses salary for two matches

Discarded Pakistan pacer Mohammad Sami has ended up losing remuneration of two matches for being involved in a brawl with teammate and off-spinner Atif Maqbool during a Quaid-e-Azam Trophy match.

Mohammad Sami working hard for national recall

Currently out of team, Mohammad Sami has stated that if given an opportunity, he would prove that he is a better bowler than his statistics suggest.