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Javed Miandad

Shoaib Akhtar backs Shahid Afridi, says he was treated harshly by senior players

Recalling an incident, Akhtar said Afridi was once told to return home from a camp in Abbottabad after exchanging words with the then team manager Talat Ali.

May 09, 2019, 23:10 PM IST

Shahid Afridi ruined many careers for his own good: Pakistan batsman Imran Farhat

Farhat, who played 40 Tests and 58 ODIs for Pakistan, also urged the cricketers who have been named and shamed in Afridi`s book to "speak up and tell the truth". 
 

May 07, 2019, 18:10 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly wants to run for elections: Miandad slams ex-Indian captain for seeking end to cricketing ties with Pakistan

According to media reports, the BCCI is allegedly planning to approach the International Cricket Council (ICC) to prevent Pakistan from participating in the One-Day International (ODI) World Cup to be held in England and Wales from May 30 to July 14.

Feb 22, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Pulwama attack: Images of prominent Pakistani cricketers removed from Mohali stadium

The decision was taken at a meeting of the cricket body's office bearers.  

Feb 17, 2019, 19:09 PM IST

Australia coach Justin Langer calls Virat Kohli- Tim Paine showdown humorous

India skipper Virat Kohli and his Australian counterpart Tim Paine clashed on the field a few times and exchanged a lot of words, with physical contact almost becoming a reality at one point.

Dec 19, 2018, 16:08 PM IST

Javed Miandad advises cricketers to avoid voicing opinions on political issues

His advice came in the wake of comments made by all-rounder Shahid Afridi on the Kashmir issue.

Nov 16, 2018, 14:52 PM IST

Toss-less Tests: No harm in experimenting, says Javed Miandad

Former Pakistan captain Javed Miandad has backed the proposal to abolish toss from Test cricket.

May 21, 2018, 15:20 PM IST

Dinesh Karthik's last-ball six makes Twitter explode with compliments

Following India's victory over the neighbouring country, the micro-blogging site Twitter exploded with compliments. Here's how the Twitterati reacted:

 

Mar 19, 2018, 09:01 AM IST

Dinesh Karthik does a Javed Miandad with last-ball six, India win Nidahas T20 trophy

Karthik's gem of a cameo got him 29 off 8 balls with two boundaries and three sixes - the last of them which will forever be etched in the memory.

Mar 19, 2018, 07:29 AM IST

Pakistan cricket won't die without playing India: Javed Miandad

"They don't want to play with us; so be it. We should move on and forget about India," the former Pakistan captain and coach has said.

Jan 05, 2018, 15:08 PM IST

Javed Miandad urges PCB to stop bothering about playing with India

India and Pakistan have not played a bilateral Test series since 2007-08.

Aug 11, 2017, 18:08 PM IST

Javed Miandad continues his anti-India rant, calls on PCB to boycott archrivals in ICC events

Indian and Pakistani boards signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in 2014 which stated that the two arch-rivals will play six bilateral series between 2015-2023.

Aug 06, 2017, 18:38 PM IST

ICC Champions Trophy: Aamer Sohail takes U-turn, says never accused Pakistani team of any fixing charges

Pakistan entered their maiden Champions Trophy final after defeating hosts and one of the pre-tournament favourites England in the semis.

Jun 16, 2017, 19:18 PM IST

Spot-fixing wouldn’t have happened had Wasim Akram, Inzamam-Ul-Haq been hanged: Abdul Qadir

The second edition of PSL was rocked by spot-fixing scandal, and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) was forced to send back Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif from UAE, where the league games were played.

Mar 18, 2017, 23:48 PM IST

Pakistan cricket great Javed Miandad calls for death penalty for match fixers

Miandad's views came after PCB suspended 5 Pakistani cricketers for alleged involvement in PSL spot-fixing scandal.

Mar 18, 2017, 09:41 AM IST

PSL: Javed Miandad defends Imran Khan over 'phateechar' remark

Coming to Imran's defence, Miandad, in a TV show said, "These are regular cricketing terms and every cricketer knows them."

Mar 08, 2017, 21:13 PM IST

Former Pakistani cricketers slam PCB's 'mad' decision to host PSL final in Lahore

Soon after Imran Khan termed the decision of the PCB and government to hold the final in Lahore as "madness", other former captains joined in the criticism including Javed Miandad and Aamir Sohail.

Feb 27, 2017, 23:02 PM IST

Javed Miandad unfazed by Pakistani players' absence from IPL, says we've got our own PSL

"There was a time when we really felt bad for not being part of it, but now we have our own league and its pretty successful."

Feb 22, 2017, 00:32 AM IST

Javed Miandad slams PCB for suspending corrupt players, says board itself had set wrong example

Mohammad Aamer along with Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif  were all banned for five years in 2010 for spot-fixing while touring England.

Feb 11, 2017, 10:49 AM IST

Javed Miandad blames foreign coaches for Pakistan's decline

He warned that if immediate steps were not taken for improving the structure than Pakistan cricket would slip further.

Feb 08, 2017, 21:53 PM IST