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  • Pakistani cricketer dies after being struck by ball

    A Pakistani cricketer succumbs to his head injuries, two days after a bouncer struck him causing the fatal blow.

  • Pakistan says India tournament must be moved

    Pakistani cricket authorities call for an upcoming tournament in India to be moved to a neutral venue, citing security fears in the South Asian country.

  • Miandad wants PCB to respond to India’s ‘stones with bricks’

    Legendary Pakistan cricketer Javed Miandad calls on the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to boycott India at ICC events and respond to ‘stones with bricks’.

  • Clarke, Amla might feature for World XI, says PCB chairman

    Former Australia captain Michael Clarke and Proteas batting superstar Hashim Amla are among the names who could feature in a World XI side set to visit Pakistan in September, PCB chairman says.

  • PCB claims $60m from BCCI

    The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday sent a legal notice to its Indian counterpart for failing to honour an agreement to play a bilateral series, saying this had cost them $60 million.

  • Pakistan won't tour Bangladesh this year, says PCB boss

    Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shahryar Khan informs that Pakistan's scheduled tour of Bangladesh in July-August this year, consisting of two Tests, three ODIs and a T20I, is not going to go ahead.

  • Pakistan board chief to step down in August

    Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Shaharyar Khan will not seek another term in office due to personal and health reasons and is to step down in August when his current tenure ends.

  • Bangladesh turns down PCB’s proposals for Pakistan tour

    The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has turned down the Pakistan Cricket Board’s proposal to send its national team to Pakistan for two T20 internationals after the ICC Champions Trophy in June this year.

  • ‘PCB may ask for compensation before touring BD’

    Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan has said they may ask Bangladesh for compensation for not touring Pakistan before agreeing to visit them for a series in July-August this year.

  • PCB invites Bangladesh for two T20s

    On the back of successfully holding the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has invited Bangladesh to play two T20 matches here before their tour to Bangladesh in July-August.

  • Mohammad Irfan suspended

    Pakistan on Tuesday charged and suspended giant fast bowler Mohammad Irfan over allegations of spot-fixing during a recent Twenty20 league, in a case that has so far ensnared three other current or former national stars.

  • Pak to hold PSL final on home soil

    Pakistan will hold the final of its wildly popular domestic T20 cricket league on home soil for the first time, despite a wave of deadly attacks across the country, the cricket board announced on Monday.

  • Arrest warrant for Wasim Akram

    A local court in Karachi on Tuesday issued arrest warrants against former star cricketer Wasim Akram, after he failed to appear before the court during last 31 hearings of a case, it has been learnt.

  • PCB mulls age cap

    The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is mulling an age-cap for officials similar to the one the Indian Supreme Court directed the Indian cricket board to implement.

  • Misbah to captain Pak in Sydney

    Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq said Monday he will lead the side in the third Test against Australia in Sydney, dismissing suggestions he is about to retire.

  • Aus to prepare in Dubai for Ind

    Australia plan to prepare for their Indian Test series in Dubai as team officials seek more control over the state of practice pitches, reports said Monday.

  • Pakistan's bulletproof plan

    The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has bought four bulletproof buses as it tries to convince other teams to shed their security apprehensions and visit the country.

  • PCB to ask ICC for special fund

    Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan on Monday said he would request the International Cricket Council (ICC) to set up a special fund for Pakistan to compensate for the heavy revenue losses it bears due to the absence of international cricket in the country.

  • Lack of educated players hurting Pakistan cricket

    Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Shaharyar Khan says the lack of educated players in the national team was one of the reasons for its recent poor performance.

  • Pakistan spinner Yasir given doping ban

    Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah is given a three-month ban after admitting to a doping offence.

  • ICC T20 World Cup 2016 schedule announced

    The International Cricket Council (ICC) announces the groups and schedule of the ICC World Twenty20 India 2016, which will be staged across eight venues in India from March 8 to April 3, 2016.

  • England lose series 2-0 in Sharjah

    England subside to a 127-run defeat in the third and final Test against Pakistan and a 2-0 series loss.

  • Shiv Sena attack derails India-Pakistan cricket talks

    A meeting between India and Pakistan's cricket board chiefs in Mumbai has been cancelled after a protest by far-right Hindu nationalists.

  • Cook hits double ton as Pakistan-England Test heads for draw

    Alastair Cook plays the third longest innings in Test history on Friday, scoring a monumental 263 to help England take the lead against Pakistan in the first Test in Abu Dhabi.

  • PCB 'can survive' without playing India

    PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan has said Pakistan 'can survive' without playing cricket against India.

  • PCB announce Twenty20 league in Qatar in 2016

    Najam Sethi, former chairman of the PCB, announced the Pakistan Super League (PSL) will be held from 4-24 February, 2016.

  • Pakistan to review Bangladesh cricket rout

    Pakistan cricket authorities says they would include the national team's shambolic whitewash against Bangladesh this year as part of a review to improve its performance.

  • Raza Hasan

    Pakistan cricketer Raza banned for 2yrs for doping

    Pakistan spin bowler Raza Hasan has been banned for two years after failing a doping test, the country's cricket board says.

  • Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim

    Why Mushy Why?

    Many cricket pundits and ex-players of Bangladesh believe Mushfiq's decision to bowl first at Mirpur was not correct, especially when you carry more spinners than fast bowlers in your rank.

  • Mohammad Shahid

    Bangladesh vs Pakistan 2nd Test (Day Four)

    See the best moments of the fourth day of the second test of the two-match series between Bangladesh and Pakistan at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium.