AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday May 22, 2015
Meher Khalil, who was driving the Sri Lankan team bus when terrorists attacked, will be one of the guests of honour at Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium on Friday, when Pakistan play Zimbabwe in their first home international since the notorious incident.
NDTVSports | Sunday October 19, 2014
Bolstered after winning the Asian Games gold medal for the second consecutive time, captain Sana Mir says her side has gone from strength to strength.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 7, 2013
PCB has announced Rs 4,00,000 each for Misbah, Zulfiqar Babar, Umar Akmal and Shahid Afridi for their performances in West Indies and 2,00,000 each for every member of the team and 1,00,000 each for the team officials and support staff.
Press Trust of India | Sunday March 3, 2013
The Pakistan team had their World Cup pool matches moved from Mumbai to Cuttack and they had to stay at the clubhouse in the stadium because of the threats from hardline and nationalist Indian parties and groups to not allow them to play on Indian soil.
Press Trust of India | Saturday February 9, 2013
The Pakistan team finished last in the eight-team event and had to remain confined to the Barabati stadium complex because of security fears but Sana did not make an issue of the fact.
Press Trust of India | Friday February 8, 2013
Terming her team's serial defeat in the tournament as "not pleasant," Sana Mir said they had worked very hard for the last few years for the World Cup.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 6, 2013
The team members, including captain Mithali Raj, were given ceremonial welcome at the airport before being escorted to the hotel.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 29, 2013
The entire squad is living in the club house of the Barabati stadium in Cuttack where Pakistan are due to play its matches in the eight-nation tournament starting on Thursday.
Press Trust of India | Monday January 28, 2013
The agitators raising slogans "Pakistan players go back" marched towards the stadium, but they were soon taken into custody by the police.
Agence-France-Presse | Tuesday January 22, 2013
The International Cricket Council (ICC) shifted Pakistan's matches from Mumbai to Cuttack following threats by the right-wing Shiv Sena party. The tournament is to be held from January 31 to February 17.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 22, 2013
The Bajrang Dal has called a 'bandh' on Thursday here to protest Cuttack hosting Pakistan women's team for the mega event.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 21, 2013
Hundreds of BJP workers and those of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) as well as the Bajrang Dal demonstrated at the Odisha Cricket Association in Cutttack. They also blocked the national highway.
NDTVCricket | Friday January 18, 2013
According to a schedule attached with a release from Orissa Cricket Association, Pakistan will play Australia in their opening match at the Barabati Stadium.
NDTV Correspondent | Thursday January 17, 2013
After the killings and mutilation of two Indian jawans near the Line of Control (LoC) on January 8 and repeated ceasefire violations, sources had said that the Pakistan women's team may not be called to India for the World Cup due to security reasons.
NDTV Correspondent | Thursday January 17, 2013
After the killings and mutilation of two Indian jawans near the LoC on January 8 and repeated ceasefire violations, sources had said on Tuesday that the Pakistan women's team may not be called to India for the World Cup due to security reasons.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 16, 2013
On Tuesday the matter was discussed at the Board's all-powerful Working Committee meeting here and it was decided to convey to the ICC the situation prevailing in the country.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 15, 2013
The bilateral relations between the two cricket boards improved recently when the Pakistan team toured India for a successful one-day series. But the team did not play any matches in Mumbai, the stronghold of Shiv Sena.
NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday January 15, 2013
Indian politicians and sportsmen have spoken strongly in support of the eight Pakistani players who are part of the league. "Any player or artist who comes from across the border can only fill hearts with love," said former cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu, the brand ambassador for HIL and a BJP Member of Parliament.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Tuesday January 15, 2013
All Pakistani hockey players in the Hockey India League (HIL) will return home. The decision to send back the players comes in the wake of protests by some political groups against their participation in HIL games after recent cease-fire violations by Pakistan, and the barbaric killing of two Indian jawans by Pakistani troops. Meanwhile, sources sa...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 31, 2012
The Indian women's cricket team lifted the inaugural Asian Cricket Council's Twenty20 Asia Cup after beating arch-rivals Pakistan by 18 runs in a low-scoring final on Wednesday.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 1, 2012
The familiar batting woes came back to haunt the Indian women's cricket team as it lost by a run against arch-rivals Pakistan in a low-scoring thriller to finish winless in ICC World Twenty20's Group stage on Monday.