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Happy Birthday Wasim Akram: A look at his phenomenal records

03 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Wasim Akram: A look at his phenomenal records

Pakistan bowling legend Wasim Akram turned 54 on Wednesday.

ICC has finished cricket in last ten years: Shoaib Akhtar

26 May 2020

ICC has finished cricket in last ten years: Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar slammed the International Cricket Council (ICC) for making the game batting-friendly.

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.

Harbhajan, Gambhir slam Afridi over controversial remarks on PM Modi

17 May 2020

Harbhajan, Gambhir slam Afridi over controversial remarks on PM Modi

Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi's recent remarks on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi were deemed outrageous in India.

PCB announces central contracts, Babar Azam named ODI captain

13 May 2020

PCB announces central contracts, Babar Azam named ODI captain

Top order batsman Babar Azam has been named the captain of Pakistan's ODI team.

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.

'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.

'Would have killed Wasim Akram,' Shoaib Akhtar on match-fixing

21 Apr 2020

'Would have killed Wasim Akram,' Shoaib Akhtar on match-fixing

Former Pakistan bowler Shoaib Akhtar opened up on match-fixing with rising number of cases in the country.

Pakistan shouldn't drop Mohammad Amir for T20 WC: Mickey Arthur

21 Apr 2020

Pakistan shouldn't drop Mohammad Amir for T20 WC: Mickey Arthur

Former Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur believes leaving out star bowler Mohammad Amir would plummet the team's chances to clinch the T20 World Cup title.

Pakistan's Shoaib Malik to decide on retirement around World T20

15 Feb 2020

Pakistan's Shoaib Malik to decide on retirement around World T20

Veteran Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik has said he will be making a decision about his international retirement around the ICC T20 World Cup slated to be held in Australia this year.

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.

ICC Test Rankings: Babar Azam moves to career best fifth

11 Feb 2020

ICC Test Rankings: Babar Azam moves to career best fifth

Pakistan overcame Bangladesh in the first Test match by an innings and 44 runs.

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).

Pakistan recall Ashraf, Asif for Rawalpindi Test: Details here

01 Feb 2020

Pakistan recall Ashraf, Asif for Rawalpindi Test: Details here

Pakistan are set to face Bangladesh in a two-match series, starting February 7.

2nd T20I, Pakistan beat Bangladesh: List of records broken

25 Jan 2020

2nd T20I, Pakistan beat Bangladesh: List of records broken

The Pakistan cricket team beat Bangladesh by nine wickets in the second T20I on Saturday in Lahore.

1st T20I, Pakistan beat Bangladesh: List of records broken

24 Jan 2020

1st T20I, Pakistan beat Bangladesh: List of records broken

Pakistan beat Bangladesh in the first T20I of the three-match series on Friday at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore.

Pakistan vs Bangladesh, 1st T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats

23 Jan 2020

Pakistan vs Bangladesh, 1st T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Pakistan host Bangladesh in the first T20I of the three-match series, starting Friday.

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.

Pakistan need to improve their performance in white-ball cricket: Misbah-ul-Haq

01 Jan 2020

Pakistan need to improve their performance in white-ball cricket: Misbah-ul-Haq

As Pakistan ended 2019 on a good note, beating Sri Lanka 1-0 in a two-Test series, head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has a new resolution for 2020.

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.

ICC Test Rankings: Kohli retains top spot, Babar rises

24 Dec 2019

ICC Test Rankings: Kohli retains top spot, Babar rises

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli continued his lead in the latest ICC Test Rankings for Batsmen, which was released on Tuesday.

Pakistan's Naseem Shah claims this superb record in Test cricket

23 Dec 2019

Pakistan's Naseem Shah claims this superb record in Test cricket

Pakistan's teenager Naseem Shah etched his name on the history books by becoming the youngest fast bowler in the history of cricket to register a five-for in Test cricket.

Pakistan equal Team India's unique record in Tests: Details here

22 Dec 2019

Pakistan equal Team India's unique record in Tests: Details here

The Pakistan cricket team dominated the second Test against Sri Lanka as they amassed 553/3 declared in their second innings.

Five most promising debutants of 2019 in cricket

16 Dec 2019

Five most promising debutants of 2019 in cricket

The year 2019 is set to come to an end and it was another season where many new faces forayed into their respective national teams.

Pakistan's Abid Ali achieves this historic record: Details here

15 Dec 2019

Pakistan's Abid Ali achieves this historic record: Details here

Pakistan's Abid Ali achieved a historic feat in cricket after striking a ton in the first Test against Sri Lanka on Sunday.

2019 Test cricket: A look at Marnus Labuschagne in numbers

15 Dec 2019

2019 Test cricket: A look at Marnus Labuschagne in numbers

Test cricket has found a new hero in the form of Marnus Labuschagne.

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.

Mickey Arthur set to be next Lanka head coach: Report

04 Dec 2019

Mickey Arthur set to be next Lanka head coach: Report

The Sri Lankan men's cricket team is looking to overhaul its coaching staff with South African Mickey Arthur set to take over as the new national head coach.

Australia win Test series against Pakistan: Here're the key takeaways

02 Dec 2019

Australia win Test series against Pakistan: Here're the key takeaways

Australia overcame Pakistan by an innings and 48 runs to seal the Day-Night Test at the Adelaide Oval.

Day-Night Test, Australia beat Pakistan: Here are the records broken

02 Dec 2019

Day-Night Test, Australia beat Pakistan: Here are the records broken

The Australian cricket team beat Pakistan in the Day-Night Test at the Adelaide Oval to seal the series 2-0.

Australia-Pakistan, Day-Night Test: Records scripted by Warner and Labuschagne

29 Nov 2019

Australia-Pakistan, Day-Night Test: Records scripted by Warner and Labuschagne

Australia rode on a brilliant 294-run unbeaten stand for the second wicket against Pakistan in the ongoing Day-Night Test at the Adelaide Oval.

Australia vs Pakistan: Who is 19-year-old debutant Muhammad Musa?

29 Nov 2019

Australia vs Pakistan: Who is 19-year-old debutant Muhammad Musa?

Former Pakistan legend Wasim Akram on Friday presented the team's newest pacer Muhammad Musa with his Test cap.

Steve Smith can surpass Bradman to join an elite list

28 Nov 2019

Steve Smith can surpass Bradman to join an elite list

Australian star batsman Steve Smith can get past Sir Don Bradman when he sets out to bat in the Day-Night Test match against Pakistan.

Day-Night Test, Australia vs Pakistan: Preview, key battles and more

28 Nov 2019

Day-Night Test, Australia vs Pakistan: Preview, key battles and more

Australia are set to host Pakistan in a Day-Night Test match at the Adelaide Oval, starting Friday.