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Former Pak cricketers lash out at team selection

 Former Pak cricketers lash out at team selection Karachi, May 4 : Former Pakistan cricketers have taken the selection committee to task for excluding competent players like leg-spinner Danish Kaneria and wicket- keeper Adnan Akmal from the 15- memeber Test squad going to take on West Indies, according to Daily Times reports.

A former chief selector, Salahuddin Ahmed said "I think Kaneria is a world class spinner and deserved a place in the Tests," said Ahmed.

Another former chief selector Iqbal Qasim said that Pakistan''s selections had been inconsistent.

Former leg-spinner Abdul Qadir also targeted the selectors for dropping Adnan, saying that PCB ought to give reasons for his omission.

Kaneria has also expressed his anger over his exclusion for the forthcoming series. "I can''t understand why they have dropped me after I was cleared by the Essex police and that letter of clearance has been submitted to the PCB."ANI)

Suarez's ex-Liverpool teammate Aspas says FIFA treated Uruguayan like a murderer

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Croatian club rubbish claims over racially abusing Man City's player

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Don't play square off the wicket: Coach's advice to Virat Kohli

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BCCI to announce West Indies tour itinerary on Saturday

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"The Board`s Tour Programme and Fixture Committee is to  Read more »

Hamilton denies employing 'mind games' against Rosberg in race for F1 title

Lewis-HamiltonLondon, July 18 : Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has said that he is not trying to employ mind games against his teammate Nico Rosberg as both battle for the Formula One championship.  Read more »

Red Bull F1 reserve Felix da Costa to race in Formula E

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