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  • Najam Sethi eyes international tours

    Newly elected Pakistan cricket chief Najam Sethi vows to bring international competition back to the terror-hit country after years of isolation.

  • 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.

  • PCB to sue BCCI for unplayed Test series

    Pakistan cricket chiefs have said they will sue India for failing to honour a 2014 deal to play a bilateral Test series.

  • Ind women penalised by ICC for skipping Pak matches

    The International Cricket Council has docked six points of Indian women’s cricket team after they skipped all their three matches against Pakistan in the ICC women’s championship competition.

  • Pak, Azhar under fire

    The Pakistan cricket team have been facing criticism from all corners after their 169-run defeat to England at Trent Bridge on Tuesday.

  • Misbah backs Amir to come good

    Mohammad Amir can still become the best bowler in the world despite serving a five-year ban for spot-fixing, Misbah-ul-Haq, Pakistan's Test captain, opined on Monday (June 27).

  • 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 appoints Sarfraz Ahmed new T20 captain

    Pakistan's Cricket Board on Tuesday announces Sarfraz Ahmed as new captain of the T20 team after Shahid Afridi stepped down following his side's humiliating early exit from the World Twenty20.

  • Cooper reported for suspect action

    Kevon Cooper, the Lahore Qalandars all-rounder, has been reported for bowling with a suspect action, a Pakistan Super League (PSL) media release read on Wednesday (February 17).

  • Hafeez comes to Amir’s rescue

    Seeing a section of the crowd at Wellington taunting Mohammad Amir during the 1st ODI between New Zealand and Pakistan with some currency notes, Mohammad Hafeez comes to the rescue of his teammate.

  • ‘Ghatia’ question blows Afridi’s Gasket

    Miffed Pakistani T20 captain Shahid Afridi abandons an ongoing press conference at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore and walks off, not pleased with a question directed at his captaincy.

  • Hafeez, Azhar may face disciplinary action for Amir boycott

    Shaharyar Khan, the Pakistan Cricket Board chairman, on Friday (December 25) warned players refusing to train alongside Mohammad Amir during an ongoing fitness camp for the national side that they would faced fines and suspensions.

  • The year of Bangladesh

    It was a year of many firsts for Bangladesh-- a World Cup quarter-final appearance, series wins over Pakistan, India and South Africa, and the unearthing of a bowling star.

  • Amir 'eligible' for national selection

    The PCB has confirmed that Mohammad Amir is 'eligible' for national selection, having completed his rehabilitation programme after serving a five-year ban for his role in the 2010 spot-fixing scandal.

  • December Ind-Pak series unlikely: PCB chief

    Shaharyar Khan, PCB chairman, finally gives up hope of organising the proposed India-Pakistan cricket series in the near future.

  • Pakistan may not play in India for security reasons

    Zaheer Abbas, International Cricket Council (ICC) President fears for Pakistan players' security during the World T20 in India next year.

  • India-Pakistan-Bangladesh series on the cards

    It is understood that the Indian cricket authorities had discussed the possibility of a tri-series involving Pakistan and Bangladesh in its working committee meeting, according to a report of ESPNcricinfo.

  • Inzamam appointed Afghanistan head coach

    Afghanistan have appointed Inzamam-ul-Haq, the former Pakistan captain, as their head coach.

  • Australia wrong to cancel tour

    Australia were "overly sensitive" to postpone their tour of Bangladesh over security concerns, says Pakistan Cricket Board president Shahryar Khan.

  • Shakib to star at PSL 2016

    PCB unveils its preliminary plans for the Pakistan Super League, announcing Shakib Al Hasan, Kevin Pietersen, and Dwayne Bravo as headline stars

  • BCB to send security team to Pakistan for women's tour

    The Bangladesh Cricket Board is likely to send a security team to Pakistan next week for a proposed tour of the women's team later this year.

  • Zaheer Abbas confirmed as ICC president

    Former Pakistan captain Zaheer Abbas assumed role of International Cricket Council (ICC) president.

  • 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.

  • PCB-BCB gap covered: Shaharyar Khan

    Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Shaharyar Khan says the “gap” that had been created following BCB's decision to not send its national team to Pakistan in 2012 has been “covered”.