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Javed Miandad


About Javed Miandad

Javed Miandad a former Pakistani cricket and is currently the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Director-General. In December 08, he is appounted as the

cricket ambassador for China to promote cricket in the region.

Professional Biography

As cricket advisor

In August 09, he is appointed batting advisor to help team fire during Champions Trophy by the PCB. Miandad said he would not only impart batting tips to the team, but would also advise players on other aspects of the game as part of an overall strategy. He asked the non-performing senior players of the team to take rest from international cricket.

Javed Miandad in News

'Glaring' mistakes in PCB contract list lands Intikhab Alam in hot water
Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) director of International Cricket Affairs Intikhab Alam's future role in the board has become uncertain after he committed some glaring errors while finalising the list of players who were awarded central contracts and retainers.

Lucky to play in 'golden era of game', says legendary leg-spinner Qadir
Legendary Pakistan leg-spinner Abdul Qadir has said he considers himself lucky to have played in the "golden era of cricket".

Miandad calls for stringent security arrangements at Lahore's Gadaffi Stadium
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) director general Javed Miandad has called for stringent security arrangements at the Gadaffi Stadium to make it a safe venue for staging international cricket in the near future.

Pakistan ready to host international matches, says Shoaib Malik
Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik said fans were desperate to see foreign teams play international tournaments in the country.

Ex-Pak captains urge players to behave well with Indian team in Asia Cup to ease tensions
Former Pakistan captains have urged their players to avoid confrontations on the field when they take on India in their much-awaited Asia Cup match in Mirpur on Sunday.

Miandad lauds Pak' s whitewash of England in UAE series
Former Pakistan captain and batting legend Javed Miandad has lauded his team's whitewash of England in the series in the United Arab Emirates.

Pak batting performance against England in ongoing Test series satisfactory: Miandad
Former Pakistan captain Javed Miandad has said Pakistan's batting performance against England in the ongoing Test series between the two countries in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is quite satisfactory.

PCB in dilemma over whether to retain Mohsin Khan or appoint Whatmore as coach
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Zaka Ashraf is in a dilemma over whether to retain interim coach Mohsin Hasan Khan as the full-time coach or to go ahead with discussions regarding the appointment of Dav Whatmore to the post.

Afridi to skip most of Bangladesh Premier League to feature Pak-England series
Former Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi has said he will skip a major part of the Bangladesh Premier League to play in the limited overs series against England.

Sammy doing fantastic job as West Indies captain: Walsh
Former West Indies bowler Courtney Walsh has backed his side skipper Darren Sammy saying that he has been doing a fantastic job.

Pak cricket team needs 'planner' rather than coach: Miandad
Pakistan's former captain Javed Miandad has said the country's cricket team needs a "planner" rather than a coach.

Ex-Oz pacer Rodney Hogg reveals his ten best batting greats
Former Australian fast bowler Rodney Hogg still rates West Indian batting great Vivian Richards as the best batter he has confronted at the international level.

Pakistan Cricket Board forms seven-member 'Task Team' for domestic cricket
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has assigned a recommendatory role to former cricketers Zaheer Abbas, Javed Miandad, Intikhab Alam, Moin Khan, Imtiaz Ahmad, Sarfraz Nawaz, Moin Khan in a seven-member 'Task Team' for domestic cricket.

No one played pace better than Gavaskar: Jones
Former Australian batsman Dean Jones has termed Indian batting legend Sunil Gavaskar as the best player of pace, saying: "Gavaskar played against all the great West Indians and hit many hundreds and averaged over 65."

Tendulkar is best player of spin, straight drive: Dean Jones
Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar's is the best player of spin, with Javed Miandad and Brian Lara a close second, according to former Australian batsman Dean Jones.

Cricket umpires threaten to strike over bad behaviour
In an age of overpaid, badly behaved sporting stars, amateur cricket has long remained a reassuringly calm oasis. So, the sight of four players sitting on their own bowler to physically restrain him after a furious clash with the batsman had spectators aghast.

Zardari meeting fails to end Afridi-Butt deadlock
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ijaz Butt has won a crucial round of politics against two former captains, Shahid Afridi and Javed Miandad.

Ambrose, Davidson and Belinda Clark to be inducted into ICC Cricket Hall of Fame today
The International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Federation of International Cricketers' Associations (FICA) today announced that former West Indian fast bowler Curtly Ambrose, former Australian fast bowlers Frederick Spofforth and Alan Davidson and former female Australian batsman Belinda Clark will be inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.

PCB issues show-cause notice to Miandad for criticising board's policies
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has issued a show-cause notice to former captain Javed Miandad for speaking against the board's policies, despite being on its payroll.

Four cricketers to be inducted into ICC Cricket Hall of Fame on Sept.12
The International Cricket Council will announce four new inductees into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame, a joint initiative between the ICC and the Federation of International Cricketers' Associations (FICA), at a special media Hall of Fame Brunch on September 12 in London.

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