Umar Gul thinking to quit Test cricket due to nagging knee problems

Pakistan`s seasoned pace bowler, Umar Gul has admitted that a nagging knee problem has forced him to think about quitting Test matches.

Inzamam-ul-Haq ready to accept coaching role in Pakistan cricket

Former Pakistan captain, Inzamam-ul-Haq has said he is ready to accept any coaching assignment and join the national team at a short notice.

Grant Flower describes Pak assignment as a "big challenge"

Pakistan`s foreign batting coach Grant Flower has described his new assignment as a "big challenge" and said he was looking forward to convincing Umar Akmal and Shahid Afridi to do away with their habit of throwing away good starts.

Batsmen from Asia also need to work on game against spinners: Mushtaq Ahmed

Batsmen from the Indian sub-continent are considered well-equipped to tackle spinners but Pakistan`s bowling coach Mushtaq Ahmed says even batsmen from the Asian countries need to work on their game against slow bowlers.

PCB ropes in former Zimbabwe batsman Grant Flower as batting coach

Pakistan appointed former Zimbabwe opener Grant Flower as their batting coach Thursday in a comprehensive overhaul of the national team`s management in their bid to win next year`s World Cup.

Mushtaq Ahmed appointed Pakistan spin bowling consultant

The Pakistan Cricket Board today appointed former Test leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed as the spin bowling consultant of the national side.

Not approached anyone apart frome existing support staff: Dua

Delhi Daredevils CEO Hemant Dua clarified that former Pakistan leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed was "never approached" by the franchise for a re-appointment as spin consultant for the remainder of the ongoing Indian Premier League.

England need wicket-taking spinner, says Mushtaq Ahmed

Former Pakistan leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed believes it will be hard for England to regain their top ranking in test cricket without a wicket-taking slow bowler.

Mushtaq turns down Kirsten offer to become DD`s spin coach

Mushtaq Ahmed has turned down an offer to re-join the struggling Delhi Daredevils team for the remaining part of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as he is all set to become the spin consultant of the national team.

Hope Waqar-Moin combo would rid Pak team of divisions: Sethi

Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Najam Sethi says he has put faith in the combination of head coach Waqar Younis and chief selector-cum-manager Moin Khan to rid the national team of divisions and internal problems.

Mushtaq Ahmed`s PCB contract put on hold over `fee dispute`

An impending Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) contract to former Pakistani Test legspinner Mushtaq Ahmed has reportedly been put on hold due to the disparity over fees paid to national coaches by the board.

PCB`s contract with Mushtaq put on hold

The disparity over fees paid to national coaches by the PCB has put on hold an impending contract between the board and former Test leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed.

Mushtaq Ahmed defends dropping of Pietersen by ECB

Pakistan`s former leg-spinner and bowling consultant with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) Mushtaq Ahmed has said the decision to sideline Kevin Pietersen was jettisoned after England`s streak of defeats in Australia in the Ashes series.

Mushtaq Ahmed predicts `torrid time` for Test-losing side

Former Pakistani Test leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed has said he feared that Pakistan will face a torrid time against South Africa following their humiliating second Test loss against Zimbabwe.

Pakistan should not force Danish Kaneria to confess

Former captain Rashid Latif today said Pakistan cricket authorities should not force leg-spinner Danish Kaneria to plead guilty to spot-fixing until he has exhausted all legal options available to him.

Ashes 2013: Mushtaq`s reverse-swing tips helping England bowlers

He himself played as a specialist spinner in the Pakistan team but Mushtaq Ahmed, England`s spin-bowling coach, on Wednesday said he has passed on the art of reverse swing to the English bowlers which they have been using to the good effect in the ongoing Ashes series.

Spinners are performing good in T20: Mushtaq Ahmed

Pakistan`s champion leggie Mushtaq Ahmed, who is a spin bowling consultant with Delhi Daredevils, has said spinners are playing crucial roles in the sixth edition of IPL.

Spinners are playing huge role in T20s: Mushtaq

Twenty20 cricket is heavily loaded in the favour of batsmen but Mushtaq Ahmed reckons that the spinners of late have been able to influence the outcome of the matches in the shortest format.

Credit goes to Mushtaq for my good performance: Shahbaz Nadeem

Left-arm spinner Shahbaz Nadeem attributed his good show to the team`s spin consultant Mushtaq Ahmed.

Mishra wants to learn from leg-spin great Mushtaq

Having become IPL`s most hat-trick and wicket-taker, Sunrisers Hyderabad leg-spinner Amit Mishra now wants to learn some more tricks of his trade from Pakistan leg-spin great and current Delhi Daredevils bowling mentor Mushtaq Ahmed.