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Umar Akmal files appeal against three-year ban

20 May 2020

Umar Akmal files appeal against three-year ban

Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal has filed an appeal against the ban imposed on him by Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) Disciplinary Panel.

Coronavirus outbreak: Pakistan to tour England in bio-secure environment

17 May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Pakistan to tour England in bio-secure environment

Pakistan are all set to tour England in July for playing three Tests and as many T20 Internationals.

Misbah-ul-Haq defends omitting senior cricketers from PCB's central contracts list

14 May 2020

Misbah-ul-Haq defends omitting senior cricketers from PCB's central contracts list

Pakistan's head coach-cum-chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq has defended the axing of senior pacers Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir and Hasan Ali from the central contracts list.

Sarfaraz Ahmed set to be demoted in central contracts list

09 May 2020

Sarfaraz Ahmed set to be demoted in central contracts list

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is all set to demote former captain Sarfaraz Ahmed in the central contracts list.

Detailed judgement on Umar Akmal released

08 May 2020

Detailed judgement on Umar Akmal released

Chairman of the Independent Disciplinary Panel, Justice Fazal-e-Miran Chauhan, submitted a detailed judgement on Umar Akmal's spot-fixing case.

Mohammad Asif opens up on his tainted international career

04 May 2020

Mohammad Asif opens up on his tainted international career

In a recent conversation with ESPN, the former Pakistan bowler Mohammad Asif asserted he has regrets about how his career took a massive turn.

Senior players deliberately underperformed against Kiwis in 2009: Rana Naved

04 May 2020

Senior players deliberately underperformed against Kiwis in 2009: Rana Naved

Former Pakistan pacer Rana Naved-ul-Hasan has revealed that a number of senior players deliberately underperformed during the 2009 ODI series against New Zealand in UAE.

Former Pakistan player accuses Umar Akmal of constant threats

03 May 2020

Former Pakistan player accuses Umar Akmal of constant threats

Umar Akmal, who was banned by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for three years over corruption charges recently, has been accused by former cricketer Zulqarnain Haider of constant threats.

'Umar Akmal suffered from epilepsy fits', says Najam Sethi

01 May 2020

'Umar Akmal suffered from epilepsy fits', says Najam Sethi

In a recent statement, former chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) claimed that Umar Akmal suffers from epilepsy.

Kamran Akmal calls Umar's three-year ban 'harsh'

28 Apr 2020

Kamran Akmal calls Umar's three-year ban 'harsh'

Pakistan batsman Kamran Akmal believes the corruption charges imposed on his brother Umar Akmal are harsh.

A timeline of Umar Akmal's wavered journey in international cricket

27 Apr 2020

A timeline of Umar Akmal's wavered journey in international cricket

A Pakistan Cricket Board's Disciplinary Panel has banned Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal for three years over corruption charges.

Former Pakistan captain Sana Mir announces retirement

25 Apr 2020

Former Pakistan captain Sana Mir announces retirement

Former Pakistan captain Sana Mir has announced retirement from international cricket with immediate effect.

Pakistan will not cancel Asia Cup to accommodate IPL 2020

15 Apr 2020

Pakistan will not cancel Asia Cup to accommodate IPL 2020

PCB chairman Ehsan Mani stated that Pakistan do not intend to cancel the upcoming Asia Cup for accommodating the Indian Premier League.

PCB urges government to devise law for outlawing match-fixing

15 Apr 2020

PCB urges government to devise law for outlawing match-fixing

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has asked the government to legislate a law for outlawing match-fixing and spot-fixing.

PCB sends Umar Akmal's case to Disciplinary Panel

10 Apr 2020

PCB sends Umar Akmal's case to Disciplinary Panel

Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal will not appeal against the corruption charges levelled by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).

'Players who do spot-fixing should be hanged', says Javed Miandad

05 Apr 2020

'Players who do spot-fixing should be hanged', says Javed Miandad

Former Pakistan batsman Javed Miandad believes players who get involved in match-fixing should be given severe punishment.

'No decision on Asia Cup 2020 yet', says Ehsan Mani

31 Mar 2020

'No decision on Asia Cup 2020 yet', says Ehsan Mani

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Ehsan Mani has cleared the air regarding the upcoming Asia Cup.

Pakistan cricketers can now play in maximum four T20 leagues

28 Mar 2020

Pakistan cricketers can now play in maximum four T20 leagues

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has released its new No Objection Certificate (NOC) policy according to which all centrally contracted cricketers will be allowed to participate in a maximum of four foreign leagues, including the Pakistan Super League (PSL).

PCB backs Misbah-ul-Haq despite PSL fiasco

23 Mar 2020

PCB backs Misbah-ul-Haq despite PSL fiasco

Pakistan head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq received adulation from Pakistan Cricket Board's CEO Wasim Khan, for improving the plight of Pakistan cricket.

Mohammad Hafeez reprimanded by PCB for questioning Sharjeel Khan's return

22 Mar 2020

Mohammad Hafeez reprimanded by PCB for questioning Sharjeel Khan's return

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has reprimanded all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez after he questioned Sharjeel Khan's return to competitive cricket.

Coronavirus outbreak: No PSL players, support staff exposed with COVID-19

19 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: No PSL players, support staff exposed with COVID-19

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday confirmed that the results of COVID-19 test, conducted on 128 players PSL members, have turned out to be negative.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: PCB awaiting test results of everyone involved with PSL

18 Mar 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: PCB awaiting test results of everyone involved with PSL

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday said around 100 people, including players, associated with the now-suspended Pakistan Super League (PSL) have undergone COVID-19 tests.

Alex Hales develops coronavirus symptoms amid PSL shutdown

17 Mar 2020

Alex Hales develops coronavirus symptoms amid PSL shutdown

England cricketer Alex Hales is self-isolating after showing coronavirus symptoms.

Coronavirus outbreak: PSL 2020 postponed, knockouts to be rescheduled

17 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: PSL 2020 postponed, knockouts to be rescheduled

The knockout games of Pakistan Super League 2020 have been deferred until further notice, owing the coronavirus pandemic.

Darren Sammy to receive honorary citizenship of Pakistan: Details here

22 Feb 2020

Darren Sammy to receive honorary citizenship of Pakistan: Details here

Former West Indies cricket team captain Darren Sammy will be given Pakistan's highest civil award -- Nishan-e-Pakistan -- and honorary citizenship of Pakistan.

Virat Kohli to represent Asia XI against World XI

22 Feb 2020

Virat Kohli to represent Asia XI against World XI

Bangladesh will be hosting two T20I matches between the Asia XI and World XI next month.

Umar Akmal suspended on first day of PSL 2020

20 Feb 2020

Umar Akmal suspended on first day of PSL 2020

The Pakistan Super League has got off to a negative start off the field.

South Africa call off tour to Pakistan: Here's why

14 Feb 2020

South Africa call off tour to Pakistan: Here's why

In what can be considered heart-breaking news for Pakistan cricket, Cricket South Africa (CSA) has called off the senior team's tour of Pakistan, scheduled next month.

MCC to play List-A and T20 in Pakistan: Details here

12 Feb 2020

MCC to play List-A and T20 in Pakistan: Details here

The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) is all set to tour Pakistan to play a few games.

Bangladesh turn down PCB's day-night Test proposal

12 Feb 2020

Bangladesh turn down PCB's day-night Test proposal

The Bangladesh Cricket Board, on Tuesday, refused to participate in the proposed Day-Night Test match in Pakistan.

Pakistan could play Day-Night Test against Bangladesh: Details here

10 Feb 2020

Pakistan could play Day-Night Test against Bangladesh: Details here

Hosts Pakistan came up with a commendable performance in the opening Test to tame visitors Bangladesh by an innings and 44 runs, on Monday.

Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed jailed for 17 months: Here's why

08 Feb 2020

Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed jailed for 17 months: Here's why

Former Pakistan cricketer Nasir Jamshed has been sentenced to 17 months in prison at Manchester Crown Court.

Younis Khan still under the debt of PCB

05 Feb 2020

Younis Khan still under the debt of PCB

Former Pakistan batsman Younis Khan has said he is still owed a lump sum of Rs. 4-6 crore by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).

Kumar Sangakkara to lead MCC against Pakistan: Details here

30 Jan 2020

Kumar Sangakkara to lead MCC against Pakistan: Details here

Former Sri Lankan wicket-keeper batsman and reigning Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) President, Kumar Sangakkara, is all set to travel to Pakistan once again, with his bat and gloves.

Bangladesh agree to tour Pakistan for complete series: Details here

15 Jan 2020

Bangladesh agree to tour Pakistan for complete series: Details here

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has agreed to the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB's) proposal for hosting their team for a full-fledged tour.

PCB declines Bangladesh's proposal to play a Test in Dhaka

05 Jan 2020

PCB declines Bangladesh's proposal to play a Test in Dhaka

Bangladesh's upcoming tour of Pakistan this month is still uncertain.

PCB warns players to maintain fitness or receive reduced salaries

03 Jan 2020

PCB warns players to maintain fitness or receive reduced salaries

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has taken a bold step towards the fitness of its players.

No Pakistani should be included in Asia XI: BCCI

26 Dec 2019

No Pakistani should be included in Asia XI: BCCI

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) will be celebrating the birth centenary of 'Bongobondhu' Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the founder of Bangladesh, by hosting two T20 matches in March.

Pakistan appoint Mushtaq Ahmed as spin bowling consultant: Details here

13 Dec 2019

Pakistan appoint Mushtaq Ahmed as spin bowling consultant: Details here

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday appointed former leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed as their spin bowling consultant for a year.

Pakistan will not stage home matches at neutral venues anymore

10 Dec 2019

Pakistan will not stage home matches at neutral venues anymore

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will no longer look for neutral venues to stage home international cricket matches.