32 year old Yasir Arafat who will be representing Australia’s Perth Scorchers at the Champions League, was an instant hit in his debut season in 2013, taking 12 wickets in 6 matches at an average of 14.45, as the Scorchers lifted the Big Bash title.
Following the ban of Saeed Ajmal for illegal bowling action, the PCB vows to become more strict and put a system in place where they can identify the bowlers with questionable actions at an earlier stage as they can be corrected and mentored.
Pakistan Cricket Board officials have defended the ICC's decision to suspend Saeed Ajmal until such times as he can remedy his illegal bowling action.
In an exclusive interview with PakPassion.net, Tauseef spoke about his view on the timing of the suspension and questioned the real motives behind ICC’s decision and cast some light on how some English players and media had a role to play in this outcome, whilst also suggesting a way forward for the beleaguered spinner.
In an exclusive interview with PakPassion.net, Rao Iftikhar discussed the challenges faced by bowlers in the One Day game, offered advice to Pakistan's bowlers in tackling opposition batsmen, assessed Pakistan’s chances in the 2015 World Cup and spoke about the impact on the effectiveness of the Pakistan bowling attack because of the absence of Umar Gul.
Whilst covering the 5th ODI between England and India at Headingley, Saj from PakPassion.net ran into a familiar face for Pakistan fans - a face that had terrorised batsmen from all over the world for many years in the past...
In an exclusive interview to PakPassion.net, Kamran Akmal spoke about what he deemed to be the weakness in the preparation of the Pakistan team for the tour of Sri Lanka, Pakistan’s chances in the 2015 World Cup, how wicket-keeping is affecting his brother Umar's form and his hopes of making a comeback to international cricket.
In an exclusive interview with PakPassion.net, Taufeeq discussed the issues behind Pakistan’s batting woes and also spoke in detail about his personal disappointment at not being awarded a central contract as well as his exclusion from the current Test squad
Saj from PakPassion.net was present to watch some of the legends play in the MCC v Rest of the World game at Lord's - these are his memories of this occasion.
In an exclusive interview with PakPassion.net, Aaqib gave his views on the proposals which hope to give a new lease of life to Test cricket by use of Day/Night games to attract audiences.