Showed Arjun Tendulkar how to bring ball back into right-handers: Wasim Akram
Showed Arjun Tendulkar how to bring ball back into right-handers: Wasim Akram

 Former Pakistan legend Wasim Akram has termed Sachin Tendulkar's teenager son Arjun as a "passionate kid" who wanted to learn the nuances of left-arm swing bowling during their interaction in Mumbai recently.

Most interesting IPL of all, says Wasim Akram
Most interesting IPL of all, says Wasim Akram

With no team as yet assured of a last four play-off berth, Kolkata Knight Riders mentor Wasim Akram described this IPL season as the most interesting in its eight-year history.

IPL 8: Pressure will be on both Kolkata and Mumbai, says Wasim Akram
IPL 8: Pressure will be on both Kolkata and Mumbai, says Wasim Akram

Kolkata Knight Riders bowling coach Wasim Akram on Wednesday said pressure will be on both Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Mumbai Indians (MI) when the two teams meet in the Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter here on Thursday.

Wasim Akram gives bowling classes to Arjun Tendulkar
Wasim Akram gives bowling classes to Arjun Tendulkar

Pakistan bowling legend Wasim Akram on Wednesday gave bowling tips and classes to Arjun Tendulkar, as father Sachin Tendulkar looked on at the Wankhede Stadium here on Wednesday.

Pakistan blame game in full flow after Bangladesh debacle
Pakistan blame game in full flow after Bangladesh debacle

Pakistan's cricket chiefs face a battle to address the reasons behind their disastrous tour to Bangladesh as they gear up for their first home series against Test opposition in six years.

Chop and change policy hurting Pakistan cricket: Wasim Akram
Chop and change policy hurting Pakistan cricket: Wasim Akram

Pakistan bowling legend Wasim Akram on Tuesday said the frequent dropping of players instead of disciplining or managing them was hurting Pakistan cricket.

IPL 2015: Wasim Akram credits Gautam Gambhir for Brad Hogg's emergence
IPL 2015: Wasim Akram credits Gautam Gambhir for Brad Hogg's emergence

Hailing Chinaman exponent Brad Hogg for ably replacing spin ace Sunil Narine in the side, Kolkata Knight Riders' bowling coach Wasim Akram on Tuesday credited skipper Gautam Gambhir for effecting a seamless change in the slow-bowling department.

Wasim Akram, Dilip Vengsarkar bat for home-grown coach for Indian team
Wasim Akram, Dilip Vengsarkar bat for home-grown coach for Indian team

With the Indian cricket team currently looking for a coach, Pakistani pace legend Wasim Akram and former India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar batted for a home grown expert for the job, citing their knowledge about domestic cricketers on Tuesday.

IPL 2015: Wasim Akram backs Sunil Narine to come back stronger
IPL 2015: Wasim Akram backs Sunil Narine to come back stronger

With questions being raised over Sunil Narine's action again, Kolkata Knight Riders bowling coach Wasim Akram has said the mystery spinner will bounce back from the rough patch and the defending champions are in need of his services in their ongoing IPL cricket campaign.

Pakistan, England players missing out on IPL: Wasim Akram
Pakistan, England players missing out on IPL: Wasim Akram

Asserting that the IPL is a great platform to sharpen skills, legendary pacer Wasim Akram on Tuesday said Pakistan and England were losing out big time with their players not featuring in the cash-rich Twenty20 cricket tournament.

Yusuf Pathan is still our trump card: Wasim Akram
Yusuf Pathan is still our trump card: Wasim Akram

Yusuf Pathan may not have set this edition of the IPL ablaze with his powerful batting just yet but Kolkata Knight Riders bowling consultant Wasim Akram feels the swashbuckling all-rounder is still the team's "trump card" and one of the biggest hitters in cricket's shortest format.

Fast bowling becoming part of Indian cricket: Wasim Akram
Fast bowling becoming part of Indian cricket: Wasim Akram

Having mentored many pacers in India, Sultan of Swing Wasim Akram feels fast bowling is becoming an integral part of Indian cricket with youngsters finding their heroes in the likes of Mohammad Shami and Umesh Yadav.

Backing Alastair Cook to score freely against West Indies: Stuart Broad
Backing Alastair Cook to score freely against West Indies: Stuart Broad

Ahead of their first Test against the West Indies on Monday, England's pacer Stuart Broad said he is backing skipper Alastair Cook to make as many runs as possible as he is looking refreshed and confident.

It won't be smooth sailing for Pakistan in Bangladesh: Rameez Raja
It won't be smooth sailing for Pakistan in Bangladesh: Rameez Raja

Pakistan's cricket community welcomed the new squads announced for the series in Bangladesh but former test captain Rameez Raja cautioned the team to expect a tough challenge from the hosts.

IPL 2015: Players will take up Chinaman bowling after seeing me, says Kuldeep Yadav
IPL 2015: Players will take up Chinaman bowling after seeing me, says Kuldeep Yadav

Chinaman bowlers are becoming a rarity in India and world cricket, but KKR spinner Kuldeep Yadav is confident that more people will take it up after seeing him perform even though his craft is "very tough".

Misbah-ul-Haq lacked aggression as skipper: Inzamam-ul-Haq
Misbah-ul-Haq lacked aggression as skipper: Inzamam-ul-Haq

Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq on Saturday said that Misbah-ul-Haq was a defensive skipper in their entire cricket World Cup campaign and lacked aggression like the legendary Imran Khan.

Cricket World Cup: Left is just right for Mitchell Starc's fan Wasim Akram
Cricket World Cup: Left is just right for Mitchell Starc's fan Wasim Akram

 Wasim Akram can`t wait to see six left-arm seamers in action when Australia and Pakistan clash Friday for a World Cup semi-final spot, but admits Mitchell Starc is his favourite exponent.

Asia quartet defy convention at ICC World Cup 2015
Asia quartet defy convention at ICC World Cup 2015

Co-hosts Australia and New Zealand may be the teams to beat, but the striking feature of this World Cup is Asia`s four Test nations defying conventional wisdom to make the quarter-finals.

Tendulkar, Dhoni contenders for greatest ODI cricketer
Tendulkar, Dhoni contenders for greatest ODI cricketer

The iconic Sachin Tendulkar and Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni are among five leading contenders vying for the crown of the greatest ODI cricketer of all time.

Shoaib Akhtar's U-turn on Misbah-ul-Haq, says skipper is keeping team alive
Shoaib Akhtar's U-turn on Misbah-ul-Haq, says skipper is keeping team alive

After criticising Misbah-ul-haq severely in the recent past, former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar on Sunday took a U-turn, saying the captain was the person who was keeping the team alive and he needs support from other batsmen.