While Saeed Ajmal and Abdur Rehman were busy destroying the English batting line up, during the recently concluded Test series between Pakistan and England in Dubai & Abu Dhabi, there was one man in the English dressing room who was silently pleased for the new Pakistani spin … [Read more...] about Mushtaq Ahmed Coaching England – Yesterday’s Nemesis, Today’s Messiah
Off-spin bowling has never been as glamorous and stylish an art as Leg-spin. In fact it wasn’t long ago when off-spin wasn’t event considered an art, as every part timer could roll over his arm for an end changing spell of off-spinning lolly pops. From Benaud to Qadir and Warne … [Read more...] about Saeed Ajmal, the Doosra Saqlain!
Recognized by Wisden as one of the greatest all rounders and captains of all time, Imran Khan is probably the biggest Cricket legend Pakistan has ever had. Related;- Afridi and the Sri Lankan The man brought the only World Cup for this country, and is now fighting on the … [Read more...] about Imran Khan on Pakistan Cricket
Shoaib vs Sri Lanka Team Pakistan entered 2011 under the dark clouds of the Spot Fixing scandal. With the backbone of their squad ripped apart, as a result of the suspensions of Muhammad Amir, Muhammad Asif and Salman Butt, few expected them to achieve anything significant in … [Read more...] about 2011, The Year of Resilience – Top 10 Pakistani Acts on the Cricket Field
In an earlier post, we described Wasim Akram’s Last Test Innings in England and how he never did justice to his batting talents. In this post, we take you back to his early days as a Test cricketer in England. Fresh from the World Cup 92 victory, Pakistan was one of the strongest … [Read more...] about All-Round Wasim Akram Blows Away Hopeless England in 1992