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Aamir Sohail is a former Pakistani cricket captain.

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Ex-Pak cricketers express disappointment over Kaneria ban
Former Pakistan cricket legends have expressed disappointment over leg-spinner Danish Kaneria being given a life ban, but stressed the need for tougher action against fixing to avoid such incidents in the future.

Selector Sohail calls for Pro-40 tournament launch
Former Pakistan cricket captain and chief selector Aamir Sohail has suggested that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) should launch its own Pro-40 tournament, with the match split into two innings of 20 overs each.

PCB should take measures to revive international cricket in Pak: Yousuf
Former Pakistan captain Mohammad Yousuf has asked the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to seek the help of former players in its bid to revive international cricket in the country.

Ex Pak captain Sohail terms DRS 'a wake up call for batsmen worldwide'
Former Pakistan captain and cricket commentator Aamir Sohail has described the Decision Review System as a wake-up call for all batsmen worldwide and added that they will have to devise a new strategy to tackle bowlers.

Aamir's 'spot-fixing' confession has tarnished Pakistan's image: Ex-Pak cricketers
Tainted Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Aamir's admission of his involvement in last year's spot-fixing scandal before a court in England has not only brought a bad name to the country, but also proved that the International Cricket Council (ICC)'s decision on the matter was correct, according to former Pakistan cricketers.

ICC should put its foot down on implementing DRS, says Aamir Sohail
Former Pakistan Captain Aamir Sohail has urged the International Cricket Council to enforce the use of 'Decision Review System' (DRS) in Tests and one day internationals.

Sohail blames Afridi's 'defensive captaincy' for Pak's World Cup semi-final
Former Pakistan captain Aamir Sohail has blamed Shahid Afridi's 'defensive captaincy' for the national cricket team's World Cup semi-final defeat against India.

Pak cricket team fumes over timing, manner of Malik's match-fixing warning
Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik's public warning to the national cricket team against match-fixing has left the visiting squad fuming over the timing of the statement.

Imran backs 'talented' Pakistan to bag World Cup following win against Australia
Following Pakistan's impressive four-wicket win against powerful Australia in their last Pool A game, former captain Imran Khan has said that the team can go on to win the coveted World Cup trophy.

Pak have "certain chance" in World Cup after win over Lankans: Sohail
Pakistan "have a certain chance" in the ICC World Cup 2011 following their 11-run win against Sri Lanka on Saturday, former captain Aamir Sohail has said.

'Hungry' Pak, West Indies can "really be dangerous teams" in World Cup 2011: Sohail
Although most critics are backing India and Sri Lanka to bag the ICC World Cup glory, Pakistan and West Indies can "really be dangerous" in the tournament, former Pakistan captain Aamir Sohail has said.

Afridi's loss in NZ will be Misbah's gain in Pak WC captaincy issue: Aamir Sohail
Pakistan's Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq will emerge as a strong candidate for captaincy in the forthcoming World Cup, if limited-overs captain Shahid Afridi fails to lead his team to victory in the ongoing ODI series against New Zealand, former Pakistan captain Aamir Sohail has said.

Former Pak players criticize skipper Afridi for irresponsible attitude
Pakistan's one-day international captain Shahid Afridi has been roundly criticized for his irresponsible attitude by former players Aamir Sohail and Abdul Qadir during Saturday's first one-day international against New Zealand in Wellington, New Zealand.

Former players blast PCB for not naming Pak captain for World Cup
Former Test players have slammed the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for not announcing the captain while naming the 15-member final squad for next month's World Cup, which is to be jointly hosted by India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

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