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Tag Archives: Pakistan

i have answers, but you may not want to hear

A blog by ©hinaman: you want answers? I have answers – it may not be a pleasant read. The records of the attack, the video clips, eyewitness reports and the description from Sri Lankan players leaves no doubt that there was not just lax security but NO security at all. I am convinced – some [...]

yes, I applaud the Sri Lankans

A blog by ©hinaman: cricket had been losing its ethos for a long while but I do not accept it has been tainted by the events of Lahore 3/3 it was not a fault nor a weakness nor any dishonourable act of dishonesty on its part that brought this on cricket on the contrary, the [...]

(co)incidentally, where were the pakistani players?

A blog by ©hinaman: the dust has settled, so has the shock, the anger, the grief – and the emotional voices let us go back to what did happen on a weekday morning at 08:40 at a busy roundabout in Lahore Pakistan 12/14 individuals – fired automatic weapons – launched grenades and escaped ON FOOT, [...]

a starter for ten, who killed …

Pakistan, it is reported, today mourns the first anniversary of the death of Ms Benazir Bhutto. 27 December 2007: Benazir Bhutto was assasinated Musharraf was President of Pakistan 12 months on, the world still does not know who killed her. And we are starting to forget that 18th March 2007: Bob Woolmer died under suspicious [...]

lesson 1: do not blame your team

A blog by Â(c)hinaman: In a tournament considered of little significance an outcome of the final match was too obviously predictable. Or was it? A team, so convincingly beaten less than a week ago, put all their problems, all their criticisms behind them and played the traditional 50 over cricket; to win in style, to [...]