Pakistan recall Shehzad, Umar for Sri Lanka T20s

2019-10-02 11:51

Pakistan recalled trouble-making opener Ahmed Shehzad and batsman Umar Akmal for the three-match Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka.

PCB want Akmal to explain spot-fixing comments

2018-06-25 12:45

The Pakistan Cricket Board has told Umar Akmal to explain the comments he made about being approached to fix games during the 2015 World Cup.

Akmal makes abuse claim against Mickey Arthur

2017-08-17 13:16

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur has allegedly abused batsman Umar Akmal during an argument at the national cricket academy in Lahore.

Akmal out of Pakistan's Champions Trophy squad

2017-05-22 09:04

Umar Akmal will return home from Pakistan's Champions Trophy squad after failing two fitness tests in two days, according to the country's cricket board.

Umar Akmal returns to Pakistan ODI squad

2016-09-25 11:00

Pakistan have recalled dashing batsman Umar Akmal to their one-day squad for the upcoming series against West Indies.

Akmal's 1-match ban lifted by PCB

2016-01-13 11:04

Pakistan's Umar Akmal is eligible to play in a T20 series against NZ after the middle-order batsman successfully appealed his one-match ban.

Akmal denies any wrongdoing

2015-11-16 16:40

Umar Akmal has denied any wrongdoing which led to his axing from the Pakistan T20 team.

Akmal stars in Pakistan T20 win

2015-09-29 16:32

An aggressive innings by Umar Akmal proved the difference in a low scoring T20 match as Pakistan beat Zimbabwe in Harare.

Leicestershire recruit Akmal

2015-05-13 17:08

Leicestershire have signed Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal as cover for part of England's domestic T20 Blast competition.

Akmal in trouble over wedding

2014-04-16 15:40

Pakistani batsman Umar Akmal could be in fresh trouble with the law after a party for his wedding breached local rules.


Pakistan's Akmal fined for night out in Dubai

2019-04-02 13:28

Pakistan's Umar Akmal's dancing skills off the pitch have landed him in trouble as the maverick middle-order batsman was fined 20% of his match fee for a night out in Dubai.

Umar Akmal banned, fined over spat with Arthur

2017-09-28 22:09

The Pakistan Cricket Board handed controversial batsman Umar Akmal a three-match ban and a fine for an outburst against coach Mickey Arthur.

Umar Akmal not offered Pakistan contract

2017-07-12 12:36

The Pakistan Cricket Board have omitted batsman Umar Akmal from their list of players that received national contracts.

Pakistan drops Kamran from Champions Trophy squad

2017-04-25 17:09

Pakistan's selectors have dropped opener Kamran Akmal from the 15-man squad for the Champions Trophy but recalled his younger brother Umar.

Pakistan recall Umar Akmal for T20s

2016-09-10 07:32

Pakistan selectors have recalled middle-order batsman Umar Akmal for the three-match T20 series against the West Indies this month

Akmal disciplined for wardrobe malfunction

2016-01-10 11:53

Umar Akmal will miss Pakistan's first T20 against New Zealand for violating dress codes during a domestic match.

Pakistan drop Umar Akmal from T20s

2015-11-12 14:03

Pakistan have dropped Umar Akmal on disciplinary grounds for the three-match T20 series against England in the United Arab Emirates.

Pakistan tame Sri Lanka in first T20

2015-07-30 20:01

Umar Akmal smashed 46 off 24 balls and Sohail Tanvir grabbed three wickets as Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in a T20 international.

Unfit Afridi fined by PCB

2014-09-23 19:13

Pakistan cricket authorities have fined 12 players, including Shahid Afridi and Umar Akmal, for failing to meet fitness standards.

'Hero' Akmal cleared in case

2014-03-14 18:21

Pakistani cricketer Umar Akmal was cleared in a traffic violation case after the police officer forgave him, saying he was a "hero".

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