Nadeem Ahmed

'Bad boy' Nadeem returns to Hong Kong cricket squad

Nadeem Ahmed, the "bad boy", has returned to the 14-man Hong Kong squad to take part in next month's Asian Cricket Council Trophy Elite tournament in Dubai.

Thursday, 13 September, 2012, 2:18am

Regulars lose spots in new-look HK team

Three big names - Courtney Kruger, Roy Lamsam and Nadeem Ahmed - are missing from a 17-strong national squad for the international season, beginning with next week's tour to Papua New Guinea.

11 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Ex-HK coach Singh backs Nepal

Former coach Robin Singh has backed Nepal over Hong Kong as dark horses in the ICC World Twenty20 qualifiers starting in the United Arab Emirates today.

13 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

HK rocked as spinner quits World Cup bid

Hong Kong's campaign for ICC Twenty20 World Cup glory has suffered a blow with left-arm spinner Nadeem Ahmed pulling out of next month's qualifiers in the United Arab Emirates.

21 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Afghanistan steal Cup from under HK's nose

Hong Kong ended their Asian Cricket Council Twenty20 Cup campaign on the downbeat note they began it, as favourites Afghanistan stole the silverware from under their noses in a tense finale in Kathmandu yesterday.

12 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

HK drop Ahmed for 'bad attitude'

Left-arm spinner Nadeem Ahmed has been told to 'clean up his act' after being dropped from the Hong Kong national squad.

16 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

HK hopes revived after seven-wicket thrashing of Denmark

The sun was out, there were six fielders around the bat and Irfan Ahmed was steaming in on a hat-trick ball. Things were finally beginning to look up for hosts Hong Kong.

26 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Barkat, Lamsam rock-solid as HK ease past Nepal

Hong Kong have to thank Waqas Barkat and Roy Lamsam for getting their campaign in the cricket Twenty20 competition off to a winning start after the pair put on a partnership of 67 runs that proved decisive in a 30-run victory over Nepal.

22 Nov 2010 - 12:00am

Big win for HK against Tanzania

Hong Kong thumped Tanzania by 134 runs to win their second successive game at the ICC World Cricket League division four tournament in Dar-es-Salaam, but coach Aftab Habib was still finding fault. 'We are playing some really good cricket, and it is not one or two guys but the whole team gelling,' Habib said.

7 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

HK's eight-wicket loss part of learning process

Irfan Ahmed hit a polished 62 as Hong Kong's 'steep learning curve' tour of Pakistan got under way with an eight-wicket loss to the Lahore City Cricket Association.

12 May 2008 - 12:00am

Habib hunts for positives after defeat on debut

The good news first - Hong Kong scored 200 against the top-notch Bangladesh Academy. The bad news was that it was not enough as they lost the first of three one-dayers against the visitors by 71 runs.

24 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

HK youngsters face crunch time

It's crunch time now for Hong Kong at the ACC Under-19 Cup.

Buoyed by a 138-run win over Kuwait, they face two must-win games against hosts Malaysia and favourites Afghanistan today and tomorrow.

23 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Sri Lanka losses all part of the learning curve for U19 team

Tasting victory in Sri Lanka will be a rare occurrence as the Hong Kong under-19s learned after losing two Twenty/20 matches to Moratuwa Sports Club in their opening games of a tour which is being used to hammer the side into shape for the forthcoming ACC Under-19 Cup in Malaysia.

10 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Weather gods help Hong Kong into ACC Trophy final in rain-shortened match

Someone up above must be watching over Hong Kong's fortunes. For the SAR's fairytale run at the Asian Cricket Council Trophy continued as they waltzed into the final of this pre-qualifying event for the 2011 World Cup with a thrilling win over Afghanistan yesterday.

25 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Butt's fiery arrows batter minnows Bhutan

Archery is the number one sport in Bhutan, a country landlocked between India, Tibet and China in South Asia. And it showed yesterday as the kingdom's cricketers miserably failed to come to grips with the thunderbolts sent down by Hussain Butt, who grabbed four wickets as Bhutan were bowled out for a miserly 77.

16 Aug 2006 - 12:00am