Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Tag Archives: Islamabad United

Samit Patel says Ajmal had ‘positive effect’ on my bowling

LONDON: England left-arm spinner Samit Patel has heaped praise on former Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal for helping him improve the ‘technical and mental aspects’ of his bowling during the third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL). Patel, who was representing eventual winners Islamabad United in PSL3, believes said Ajmal ...

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Pietersen blitz helps Quetta Gladiators thrash Islamabad United

SHARJAH: Kevin Pietersen blitz helped Quetta Gladiators thrash pathetic Islamabad United by 6 wickets in Pakistan Super League (PSL) match played here at historic Sharjah Cricket Stadium late Wednesday night. It was all about KP, who was in devastating form and smashing all the bowlers at will. Gladiators were in ...

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Why Lahore Qalandars continue to struggle in the PSL3

DUBAI: As the third edition of the Pakistan Super League moves from Dubai to Sharjah, with Islamabad United taking on Quetta Gladiators in Wednesday’s encounter, every team has something tangible to take with them – except for Lahore Qalandars. The Qalandars are the only team that is yet to win ...

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Captains launch third edition of PSL in style

DUBAI: The six captains of Pakistan Super League (PSL) assembled at the Dubai International Stadium to unveil the glittering crystal trophy for the third edition on Tuesday. The colourful function was attended by all the franchise owners, Najam Sethi, the chief of PSL, title sponsor HBL’s Chief Marketing Officer Naveed ...

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Wants to play Jacques Kallis’ role for Pakistan: says Hussain

Islamabad United’s all-rounder Hussain Talat has said that he wants to perform a role which is very similar to what Jacques Kallis and Shane Watson did for their teams. In an interview to Pakpassion, Hussain Talat said, “I am convinced that I can perform an important role for my side ...

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PSL: Bash Bros set to take Pakistan by storm

SYDNEY: Brisbane’s “Bash Brothers” have taken the BBL by storm, and will team up again in the Pakistan Super League after Chris Lynn was the top pick in the PSL Draft overnight. Lynn, who is on the comeback trail from shoulder surgery, was taken by the Lahore Qalanders, who already ...

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PSL spot fixing case: Khalid Latif gets five-year ban

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Anti Corruption Tribunal has imposed five-year ban on Khalid Latif in Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot fixing scandal. Furthermore, Latif has to pay fine of Rs. 1 million. According to brief verdict of the tribunal was under investigation for violation of 6 Articles of Code ...

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Waqar Younis joins Islamabad United

LAHORE: Former Pakistan captain and head coach Waqar Younis has joined the Islamabad United as bowling coach for the third edition of the Pakistan Super League to be held in 2018. The franchise owner announced this while Waqar was also given a role of director cricket for United. Regarding his ...

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Dwayne Smith retires from international cricket

DUBAI: West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Smith announced retirement from international cricket. Smith, who is currently playing for Islamabad United in Pakistan Super League, announced the decision before the play-off against Karachi Kings. The last match in which he represented West Indies was an ODI against United Arab Emirates (UAE) in ...

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PSL – Gayle, Pollard fail to fire but Kings advance

Karachi Kings beat Islamabad United by 44 runs in 2nd qualifying playoff SHARJAH: Neither Chris Gayle nor Kieron Pollard fired but Karachi Kings still managed to stay alive in the Pakistan Super League with a convincing 44-run victory over Dwayne Smith’s Islamabad United in the first qualifier, yesterday. Playing at ...

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