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Give our players time, they are Pakistan's future: Azhar Mahmood

Pakistan’s World Cup opener began with more of a whimper than a bag as they went down to West Indies.

Jun 03, 2019, 10:28 AM IST

Mickey Arthur opens up about Mohammad Amir's return

Mohammad Amir has been out of form for the past few months after playing nearly non-stop since the ban on him ended in 2016.

Nov 28, 2018, 12:53 PM IST

PCB delighted with Mickey Arthur's performance as head coach

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi has heaped praise on Mickey Arthur, saying that they are absolutely satisfied with the head coach`s performance and that the Men in Green are doing pretty well under him.

Jun 07, 2018, 13:56 PM IST

Mohammad Amir injury 'concerns' Pakistan

Bowling coach Azhar Mahmood admitted Pakistan were "concerned" by Mohammad Amir's early exit from the third day's play against Ireland at Malahide just over a week before the start of a Test series with England.

May 14, 2018, 17:41 PM IST

Azhar Mahmood adamant Pakistan 'want more' from Mohammad Amir

Pakistan bowling coach Azhar Mahmood "wants more" from Mohammad Amir, a challenge he believes the paceman will rise to in the coming Test matches against Ireland and England.

May 02, 2018, 09:58 AM IST

Azhar Mahmood backs Pakistan bowlers for Ireland, England Tests

Pakistan bowling coach Azhar Mahmood has said that his fast bowlers are fully fit and in good form ahead of next month's Test matches on the team's tour of Ireland and England.

Apr 23, 2018, 16:52 PM IST

Azhar Mahmood appointed as Pakistan bowling coach, will begin charge from New Zealand series

The official insisted that the cricket board decided to rope in Azhar for the job seeing his previous experience with the national team.

Nov 02, 2016, 13:21 PM IST

Pakistan Cricket board keen to re-appoint Azhar Mahmood as bowling coach

Azhar came under fire after Pakistani bowlers were thrashed in the first four ODIs against England.

Sep 27, 2016, 20:23 PM IST

Pakistan should learn from England to make revival in ODI's, says Azhar Mahmood

Pakistan will now play their fifth and final ODI in Cardiff today before playing a lone T20 international in Manchester on Wednesday.

Sep 04, 2016, 13:27 PM IST

WATCH: UNREAL! 6 needed off 1 ball - Here's what Azhar Mahmood ​did!

In Pakistan cricket, Javed Mianded's last-ball heroics against India at Sharjah is a tough act to beat.

Jul 26, 2016, 20:24 PM IST

PCB extends batting coach Grant Flower's contract

 The Pakistan Cricket Board has extended the contracts of the national team batting coach Grant Flower and fitness trainer Grant Luden.

Jul 12, 2016, 23:59 PM IST

PCB fails to get Viv Richards on board, in talks with Kumar Sangakkara

Viv Richards was mentor of the Quetta Gladiators team while Sangakkara played for the franchise.

Feb 25, 2016, 21:05 PM IST

PCB appoints Azhar Mahmood as interim bowling coach; Mushtaq Ahmed rested

The 40-year-old will replace former leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed for Asia Cup and ICC World Twenty20.

Feb 25, 2016, 17:33 PM IST

Azhar Mahmood keeps his cool to see Surrey home

Former Pakistan all-rounder Azhar Mahmood kept his cool on the hottest day of the year in England so far by hitting a last-ball six to seal a dramatic four-wicket win for Surrey against Gloucestershire in their domestic Twenty20 tournament clash at The Oval on Wednesday.

Jul 02, 2015, 09:18 AM IST

Azhar Mahmood wants 'excellent' Junaid Khan to be regular in ODIs

 Former Pakistan all-rounder Azhar Mahmood has suggested that Junaid Khan should be a regular feature in the one-day internationals in order to strengthen the side's bowling unit for the forthcoming tours.

Jun 08, 2015, 16:01 PM IST

Jacques Kallis defends inclusion of rusty Azhar Mahmood for crunch game

Kolkata Knight Riders' mentor Jacques Kallis has defended his side's surprise inclusion of rusty Azhar Mehmood in the playing eleven in their crunch IPL cricket game against Rajasthan Royals -- which they lost -- as a horse for the course policy.

May 17, 2015, 11:23 AM IST

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.

May 13, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

Azhar Mahmood looks forward to play with Kumar Sangakkara for Surrey

Veteran former Pakistani cricketer Azhar Mahmood is excited about playing alongside Kumar Sangakkara for Surrey in the English County Championship.

Feb 26, 2015, 16:42 PM IST

Saqlain Mushtaq hid wife in hotel room closet during 1999 World Cup

As the debate over whether wives and girlfriends should travel with players or not continues, former Pakistan spinner Saqlain Mushtaq has revealed that in the 1999 World Cup, he had sneaked his wife into hotels and hid her in the closet when the manager or the coach came knocking.

Feb 23, 2015, 13:36 PM IST

Twenty20 cricket good for the sport, says Azar Mahmood

Former Pakistan allrounder Azhar Mahmood on Sunday said he disagreed that Twenty20 cricket was spoiling younger generations of batsmen and is a threat to Test and one-day cricket.

Oct 19, 2014, 16:56 PM IST