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  Irfan Pathan at Cricket Information
Irfan Pathan is being considered by many as the successor to Kapil Dev.
Pathan came from a poor family and cricket provided his escape route.
What made Pathan stand out was not just his swinging ability, but his aggression and exuberance, whilst keeping a mature head on his shoulders.
www.gii.in /cricket/irfan-pathan   (698 words)

  
  Stupid move to promote Pathan: Wadekar - News - ICC Champions Trophy,2006 - Cricket   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Pathan has even opened the Indian batting in Tests and one-dayers (once against South Africa at Kolkata last year and was out for a duck), as Wadekar points out, but the germination of the idea to send him higher in the order started out as a sensational success.
Pathan, who is averaging around 30 in the number three position after 14 innings, has to his credit scores of 83, 35, 37 and 65 in the first four matches that he had batted at this important position which might still be in the Indian team management's memory.
Pathan's promotion at Ahmedabad on Thursday on a wicket where the ball was doing a bit, lends credence to the argument that the youngster's batting prowess has been exaggerated a bit, especially in bowler-helpful conditions.
cricket.indiatimes.com /championstrophyshow/184807.cms   (592 words)

  
  Pathan - LoveToKnow 1911
The Pathans of the Indian borderland inhabit the mountainous country on the Punjab frontier, stretching northwards from a line drawn roughly across the southern border of the Dera Ismail Khan district.
Pathans enlist largely in the native army of India; and since the frontier risings of 1897 they have been formed with increasing frequency into class-regiments and regiments of native militia.
The greater part of the Pathan country was placed under British political control by the Durand agreement made with the Amir of Afghanistan in 1893.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Pathan   (356 words)

  
 The Hindu : Sport : Pathan steals the thunder
Pathan had him squaring up on a couple of occasions, but the southpaw handled the early phase impressively and settled down to add 56 for the sixth wicket with Ashraful.
He drove Pathan to the fence in the cover-point region, cover-drove Ganguly for a boundary, pulled Kumble, who was introduced in the 21st over, for four runs, before being dismissed caught behind to Pathan in the bowler's second spell when he followed a rising delivery, which was leaving the bat.
Pathan was in line for a hat-trick again, when he had Mushfiqur Rahman leg-before with his very next delivery.
www.hindu.com /2004/12/11/stories/2004121102301900.htm   (753 words)

  
 Irfan Pathan
Pathan had Salman Butt caught at first slip by Rahul Dravid with a sharp outswinger, trapped captain Younis Khan LBW with a sharp inswinger and bowled Mohammad Yousuf with another big inswinger to leave Pakistan reeling on nought for three.
Pathan was the inaugural winner of the ICC Emerging Player of the year award in 2004, and is being groomed as the spearhead of the Indian attack for years to come, as well as a potential captain.
Pathan's 36 ODI wickets was more than double the tally of any of his colleagues in the Emerging Player of the Year category, with Australia's Michael Clarke (16 wickets) the next highest wicket-taker in limited-over matches during the year.
www.liveindia.com /cricket/irfanpathan.html   (1402 words)

  
 Pathan to go back and concentrate on domestic cricket- News-India's tour of South Africa, 2006 - Cricket - Indiatimes   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Pathan has picked 91 Test wickets from 25 matches at an average of 30.79 and is only the second Indian bowler to pick up a hat-trick but his recent slide has been too dramatic to be ignored any longer.
Pathan's problems became apparent when he was slammed for 74 runs in his 11 overs by an average local side, Kwazulu-Natal XI, over the weekend.
The sending back of Pathan midway through the tour is bound to put other non-performers on notice because the message is loud and clear -- there would be no place for those consistently failing to live to their promise.
cricket.indiatimes.com /indiainsaarticleshow/925501.cms   (477 words)

  
 Pathan has lacklustre outing
Pathan's figures of 2 for 108 from 22 overs in the first innings, including 14 no-balls, tells the real story.
Pathan may have tried his best, but figures are what really count in the end.
Pathan started with a wicket in his third over -- that of left-hander Shivakant Shukla, caught in the slips, but other than that he hardly caused any impression in the morning session, when he returned figures of 41 for 1 in 10 overs in UP's total of 75 for 4 in 25 overs.
www.rediff.com /cricket/2007/jan/02pathan.htm   (829 words)

  
 PATHAN. The Columbia Encyclopedia: Sixth Edition. 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The British attempted to subdue the Pathans in a series of punitive expeditions in the late 19th and early 20th cent.
After the creation of Pakistan in 1947, the new nation annexed the Pathan border regions, and a Pathan independence movement, called the Redshirts, was born.
In the early 1950s, Afghanistan supported Pathan ambitions for the creation of an independent Pushtunistan (also called Pakhtunistan or Pakhtoonistan) in the border areas of West Pakistan.
www.bartleby.com /aol/65/pa/Pathan.html   (203 words)

  
 Viewing Notes | The Pathans
The Disappearing World film crew did not have permission to film any Pathan women past puberty for their documentary, and this is a distinct difference from all other documentaries we have viewed this semester which have many shots of women participating in daily life activities, or conversing with the researcher.
Pathan life is structured around and through their practice of Islam and their adherence to what is called Pukhtunwali, the Pathan code of life.
The much larger jirga concerning the problem of Pathan refugees from Afghanistan flooding the Pathan villages in the tribal area of Pakistan involved the upper echelon of Pathan political society, as well as representatives from the particular villages that were being over-run and a representative from the Pakistani government.
classes.yale.edu /02-03/anth500a/viewing_notes/VN_Pathans_RM.htm   (1562 words)

  
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 Pathan on track for World Cup... Keralanext.com, Cricket News
The Deodhar match was seen as an acid test of sorts for Pathan to prove to the selectors, three of them were present at the venue, that he was a good pick for the Indian team.
To prove his fitness Pathan was asked to play Sunday’s Deodhar tie by the BCCI selectors before boarding the flight to the Caribbean with the rest of the Indian team.
Pathan’s downslide began during India’s tour of West Indies in May 2006 where he picked up just four wickets and contributed 24 with the bat in a 4-1 loss.
www.keralanext.com /news/?id=974200   (635 words)

  
 BBC SPORT | Cricket | India back Pathan's potential
Pathan finished with an 18-wicket haul in the tournament, justifying his billing as the best young pace bowler in the sub-continent, as India clinched the title.
Pathan eventually won a place in the Baroda under-14 team and had his first "proper" cricket kit presented when he was named in the under-15 squad for a national tournament.
Starting as a middle-order batsman, Pathan began dreaming of "going faster and faster" after some coaches at a training camp were impressed by his bowling.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/hi/cricket/3244394.stm   (619 words)

  
 SyedFaz Pathan's Page
Pathan [putän']Pronunciation Key Pathan, group of seminomadic peoples consisting of more than 60 tribes, numbering approximately 10 million in Pakistan and 6 million in Afghanistan.
The British attempted to subdue the Pathans in a series of punitive expeditions in the late 19th and early 20th cent.
After the creation of Pakistan in 1947, the new nation annexed the Pathan border regions, and a Pathan independence movement, called the Redshirts, was born.
www.angelfire.com /country/fazan/pathans.html   (192 words)

  
 Pathan's woes continue
Irfan Pathan's woes continued as he struggled to make any impression in the second innings of the Ranji Trophy match against Uttar Pradesh in Baroda on Thursday.
Pathan started well in the second innings with a three-over spell before lunch during which he gave the UP batsmen some trouble with his in-swingers.
Pathan also was unable to control the flow of runs, but on that count Mankad sought to defend his bowler.
www.rediff.com /cricket/2007/jan/04pathan.htm   (445 words)

  
 Images of the Pathan
The British were in active communication with the Pathan peoples from 1808, when Mountstuart Elphinstone was sent to the crumbling court of Shah Shuja to inquire as to the possibilities of an alliance between Afghanistan and the Raj against a feared invasion by Napoleon.
The largest segmentary lineage society in the world, the Pathans cover a wide range of ecological niches and have developed a number of social organizations, from the centralized kingdom of Afghanistan to the anarchic democracies of the hill tribes.
This history of the British relationship with the Pathans is the history of a slow supplanting of the Forward Policy by the less ambitious Close Border Policy.
www.bu.edu /anthrop/faculty/lindholm/Pathan1A.html   (4863 words)

  
 H Natarajan : Domestic help should ease Irfan Pathan’s woes , Natarajan H blogs on sulekha, Sports blogs, ...
Irfan Pathan is far too valuable in India's World Cup plans and it's a sound decision by the team management to send him back home to help him get match practice and regain his lost form and confidence, says H Natarajan.
Pathan is a class act and one good performance at the domestic level should re-trigger that lost confidence.
Pathan may be feeling the heat generated by the challenge posed by the confident Zaheer, the in-form Sreesanth, the pacy Munaf and the promising VRV Singh.
natarajanh.sulekha.com /blog/post/2006/12/domestic-help-should-ease-irfan-pathan-s-woes.htm   (1147 words)

  
 The Unreached Peoples Prayer Profiles
The Pathan of Afghanistan, and the U.K. The Western Pathan of Iran and the U.A.E. The Eastern Pathan of Pakistan and the U.A.E. The Southern Pathan of Pakistan.
The Pathan, or Pushtun, are a race of warriors who live primarily in Afghanistan and Pakistan..
The Pathan are said to be elegant, colorfully attired, hospitable, considerate, fierce in hatred, and kind in friendship.
www.global12project.com /2004/profiles/clusters/8027.html   (908 words)

  
 Yuvraj and Pathan combine to down England - Cricket - Sport - smh.com.au
Yuvraj Singh smashed a rapid century and Irfan Pathan grabbed four wickets as India beat England by 49 runs in the third one-day international in Goa on Monday.
Pathan removed Andrew Strauss (seven), Owais Shah (seven) and Ian Blackwell (nine), who was promoted in the batting order, with clever variations in pace.
Pathan (36), a lower-order batsman sent in at number three, failed to capitalise on a good start.
www.smh.com.au /news/cricket/yuvraj-and-pathan-combine-to-down-england/2006/04/04/1143916474648.html   (772 words)

  
 Pathan, Dhoni wreck Lanka : Cricket News : IndiaExpress.Com
Budding all-rounder Irfan Pathan and swashbuckling wicket keeper batsman Mahendra Dhoni scripted another big Indian win, this time by 5 wickets, in the last match of the ODI series against Sri Lanka at the IPCL Ground in Vadodara on November 12.
Pathan playing at his home ground for the first time, earned the Man of the Match award for returning with figures of 3/38 and then scoring 35 runs off 23 balls as India achieved the victory target of 245 runs in just 39.3 overs with five wickets in hand.
India repeated their first match tactics by sending Pathan at number three, amidst huge cheers from the crowd who were understandably thrilled at seeing the local lad coming in to bat in the prestigious company of Sachin.
www.indiaexpress.com /news/sports/cricket/20051112-2.html   (1019 words)

  
 Pathan's insipid performance- Sports-Sections-TIMES NOW.tv   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Bowling with the new ball, Pathan had a long spell of eight overs but never made the batsmen play as much as he would have wanted.
Pathan was belted for a few runs by Praveen Kumar and went for 41 runs in his first two spells.
Pathan looked slightly better after lunch and managed to bowl tail-ender Piyush Chawla making it his 2nd wicket for the match.
www.timesnow.tv /Pathans_insipid_performance/articleshow/1024907.cms   (155 words)

  
 Central Chronicle--Sports
Pathan, who was ignored for the first Test after a disappointing show in the one-dayers in which he picked just one wicket from three matches at an economy rate of 6.47, has been asked by the team management to find form in domestic cricket.
Mankad welcomed the return of Pathan for Baroda's remaining two Ranji Trophy ties although he was at a loss when asked who would the seamer replace in the team.
The sending back of Pathan midway through the tour is bound to put other non-performers on notice because the message is loud and clear -- there would be no place for those consitently failing to live to their promise.
www.centralchronicle.com /20061226/2612222.htm   (581 words)

  
 Pathan's coach sights the flaws
But it is clear that Pathan struggled, like we have been witnessing for the last few months," he added.
He feels that Pathan's pace has also dropped drastically of late because he is concentrating too much on line and length.
"Pathan is struggling with his rhythm because his confidence is low, which has affected his bowling overall.
specials.rediff.com /cricket/2007/jan/03pathan.htm   (656 words)

  
 Pathan rocks Bangladesh at Dhaka : Cricket News : IndiaExpress.Com
Left arm fast bowler Irfan Pathan stole the thunder from Anil Kumble by grabbing his maiden five-wicket haul on the first day of the first Test between India and Bangladesh at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka on December 10.
Pathan struck as early in the third over when he trapped Javed Omar (4) shouldering arms plumb in front of the wicket.
Pathan first had Rana (24) caught behind by Karthik and on the next delivery trapped Mushfiqur Rahman plumb in front of the wicket.
www.indiaexpress.com /news/sports/cricket/20041210-4.html   (513 words)

  
 Pathan shines as India halt record-chasing S'Africa - JAMAICAOBSERVER.COM   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Pathan grabbed three wickets in his first four overs to restrict South Africa to 169-9 and then hit a valuable 37 as India cruised home in the 36th over to level the five-match series 1-1.
After Pathan's early strikes, the Indian spinners choked the runs on a dry wicket with left-armer Murali Kartik conceding just 16 runs in his 10 overs and Harbhajan Singh and Sehwag finishing with two wickets each.
Pathan also hit three more boundaries in the bowler-dominated match before he was run out attempting a single in front of the agile Ontong.
www.jamaicaobserver.com /sports/html/20051119T210000-0500_92906_OBS_PATHAN_SHINES_AS_INDIA_HALT_RECORD_CHASING_S_AFRICA.asp   (516 words)

  
 Review on Irfan Pathan by RAGHUBHAI - MouthShut.com
In 2004 pathan was named the emerging player of the year at the icc awards and accepting this awars pathan paid tribute to his family members, friends and coaches.
I think it’s wrong to compare him to kapil dev or wasim akram they were in their own league and pathan is in his own league, pathan will continue to do good job in taking wickets and he will son make a 1 hundred in odi and tests.
Pathan and dhoni are the future of indian cricket.
www.mouthshut.com /review/Irfan_Pathan-97307-1.html   (578 words)

  
 India sweats over Pathan's lost swing - Sify - Khel
Pathan himself was defiant, flashing his radiant smile for the cameras at a commercial endorsement function on Thursday.
Pathan was hailed as Indian cricket's poster boy after the player from a humble background made an impressive debut as a 19-year-old on the 2003 Australia tour when India achieved a 1-1 test series draw.
Pathan played a key role in India's historic first test series victory in Pakistan in 2004 and took a first-over hat-trick in Karachi during the series there last year.
sify.com /worldcup/wc_fullstory.php?id=14396190   (805 words)

  
 Sports: I've got my rhythm back, says Pathan   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Jaipur, Oct. 16: India's left-arm medium pacer Irfan Pathan said Monday that he has found his rhythm again and it was the main reason behind his fine performance against England in a Champions Trophy match here.
Pathan looked his usual, old self, bowling his swinging deliveries with aplomb like he does so often.
On Sunday afternoon, he was accountable for the wicket of opener Andrew Strauss and then earned the prized scalp of captain Andrew Flintoff to shake the foundation of the English batting.
www.kalingatimes.com /sports/161006pathan.htm   (335 words)

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