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Kamran Akmal

Virat Kohli 12 short of becoming first batsman to score 500 T20I runs against Australia

Kohli was recently rested for the last two ODIs and three-match T20I series against New Zealand as a part of the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) workload management.

Feb 23, 2019, 17:55 PM IST

Pakistan recall Ahmed Shehzad, ignore Kamran Akmal for NZ T20Is

Pakistan Wednesday recalled Ahmed Shehzad for their three-match Twenty20 series against New Zealand later this month, but selectors ignored Kamran Akmal despite his recent form in domestic matches.

Jan 10, 2018, 19:05 PM IST

Be as consistent as Indian selectors: Butt, Akmal to Pak panel

Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt and discarded wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal have called on Pakistan selectors to show the same consistency as their Indian counterparts do while picking the national team.

Jan 05, 2018, 16:05 PM IST

Records tumble in Rawalpindi as Kamran Akmal hits 71-ball 150 in T20 Cup — Video

The 35-year-old wicketkeeper-batsman scored 150 from 71 balls with 14 fours and 12 sixes, while Butt contributed with a patient 55 off 49 balls with the help of eight fours.

Nov 24, 2017, 15:50 PM IST

Pakistan ignores Mohammad Hafeez, Kamran Akmal for World XI series

Besides the duo, the national selectors have also left out senior pacer Wahab Riaz for the coming series with chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq insisting that recent form and fitness was taken into consideration while finalising the squad.

Aug 25, 2017, 22:14 PM IST

Kamran Akmal lashes out at Waqar Younis, says latter caused damage Pakistan cricket as coach

It is the first time that a current Pakistan player has come out and openly criticised Waqar, who was forced to step down as head coach after Pakistan fared poorly in the last World T20 in India.

Jul 27, 2017, 11:44 AM IST

Pakistan bans its cricketers from Afghanistan's domestic Twenty20 league

Kamran Akmal, Umar Akmal and Babar Azam were among those Pakistan players contracted by franchises to compete in Shpageeza Cricket League, starting in Kabul from July 18.

Jun 02, 2017, 16:26 PM IST

ICC Champions Trophy: Pakistan drop Kamran Akmal; recall Umar Akmal, Azhar Ali in 15-man squad

35-year-old Kamran was part of Pakistan`s squad which won a three-match one-day series 2-1 in the West Indies earlier this month but managed scores of 47, 21 and nought.

Apr 25, 2017, 21:02 PM IST

WATCH: Pakistani wicket-keeper Kamran Akmal nearly run over by Ambulance in West Indies

The opening batsman got out on zero as the visitors chose to bat first and produced an extremely poor display behind the stumps, putting down a number of catches.

Apr 01, 2017, 19:35 PM IST

Umar Akmal explains the logic behind his fitness issue and the reason is hilarious

While Akmal failed to seal a spot in the team, his elder brother Kamran made a comeback in both the T20 and ODI sides after impressive showings in the Pakistan Super League.

Mar 21, 2017, 13:20 PM IST

West Indies vs Pakistan: PCB recalls Ahmed Shahzad, Kamran Akmal in limited-overs squads

Giant fast-bowler Mohammad Irfan and batsmen Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif were all excluded from both squads because they are suspended pending an investigation into alleged spot-fixing that took place in the PSL.

Mar 15, 2017, 18:17 PM IST

West Indies vs Pakistan: Kamran Akmal, Ahmed Shehzad make it to the preliminary squad

The preliminary squad will train under head coach Mickey Arthur in a camp in Lahore from March 11-17 before leaving for the Caribbean three days later

Mar 09, 2017, 19:10 PM IST

'Out-of-favour' wicket-keeper Kamran Akmal declares himself fit to make Pakistan return

Giving example of Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq`s fitness at the age of 43, Akmal insisted that some people are unnecessarily making an issue of his age despite proving his fitness.

Mar 07, 2017, 15:32 PM IST

PSL 2017: Kamran Akmal ton guides Peshawar Zalmi into final as foreign stars face Lahore dilemma

Akmal, hit a 65-ball 104 with seven sixes and six boundaries which helps Peshawar in 24- run win over the Karachi Kings in the last play-off match.

Mar 04, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

PSL 2017, Karachi Kings vs Peshawar Zalmi: Kamran Akmal entertains spectators with brilliant 104-run knock

Peshawar Zalmi's Kamran Akmal smashed the first century of Pakistan Super League 2017 as he scored 104 runs off just 65 balls against Karachi Kings which included six boundaries and seven sixes.

Mar 03, 2017, 23:34 PM IST

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur blames bowlers for poor Test performance in Australia

Pakistan has lost eight out of 12 Tests since Arthur took charge including all three in Australia and two matches in New Zealand.

Jan 11, 2017, 15:55 PM IST

Pakistan recall Mohd. Irfan, Umar Akmal for ODI's against Australia; axe Yasir shah, Mohd. Hafeez

Hafeez, 35, has also been out of favour with the selectors since returning from England midway through the ODI series in August due to a fitness issue.

Dec 30, 2016, 17:02 PM IST

VIDEO: Gautam Gambhir reveals truth behind infamous feud with Pakistan's Kamran Akmal

The Indo-Pak rivalry is considered even greater than The Ashes.

May 16, 2016, 17:23 PM IST

WATCH: Dance moves of Pakistani cricketers Umar, Kamran Akmal

Elder brother Kamran has been out of the national team for a while. 

May 01, 2016, 16:36 PM IST