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PSL spot-fixing row: PCB bans Nasir Jamshed for one year

PSL spot-fixing row: PCB bans Nasir Jamshed for one year

Announcing the decision, the PCB said Jamshed had played a central role in the spot-fixing scandal and that the board`s Anti-Corruption Tribunal had found the batsman guilty of breaching its code of conduct in the spot-fixing scandal.

Dec 11, 2017, 17:32 PM IST
If government agrees, there will be space for India-Pakistan bilateral series: BCCI

If government agrees, there will be space for India-Pakistan bilateral series: BCCI

The Indian government has not given any go-ahead to Indo-Pak bilateral series since the last one was held in India in 2012.

Dec 11, 2017, 15:31 PM IST
PSL spot-fixing: PCB summons fast bowler Mohammad Sami

PSL spot-fixing: PCB summons fast bowler Mohammad Sami

The spot-fixing allegations relate to a match between Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi in Dubai in this February during the second edition of the PSL.

Dec 08, 2017, 15:17 PM IST
PCB seeks USD 70m compensation from BCCI for unplayed cricket series

PCB seeks USD 70m compensation from BCCI for unplayed cricket series

New Delhi halted all bilateral sports with Pakistan in the wake of 2008 Mumbai attacks, which India blamed on militants based in Pakistan.

Nov 30, 2017, 17:33 PM IST
Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal retires from cricket, criticises ICC and PCB

Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal retires from cricket, criticises ICC and PCB

After a successful but controversial career, off-spinner Ajmal finished with 178 wickets in 35 Tests, the last of which was at Galle in Sri Lanka in 2014, where his bowling action was reported for a second time.

Nov 30, 2017, 14:18 PM IST
If India are not ready to play with Pakistan, we can’t force them to do so: Wasim Akram

If India are not ready to play with Pakistan, we can’t force them to do so: Wasim Akram

BCCI and PCB signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in 2014 which stated that the two arch-rivals will play six bilateral series between 2015-2023, four of which were to be hosted by Pakistan.

Nov 11, 2017, 10:10 AM IST
West Indies postpone Pakistan tour to next year, players concerned about security

West Indies postpone Pakistan tour to next year, players concerned about security

The PCB sources told PTI the tour will now be planned next year when a window is available to both the teams even as the Pakistan Cricket Board has made no official comment on the fate of the tour.

Nov 09, 2017, 10:01 AM IST
PCB left red-faced over compensation claim from BCCI

PCB left red-faced over compensation claim from BCCI

The BCCI has constantly maintained that it can't play Pakistan until its government gives clearance for bilateral cricket.

Oct 22, 2017, 16:37 PM IST
Former Pakistan pacer Sarfraz Nawaz alleges death threats from bookies

Former Pakistan pacer Sarfraz Nawaz alleges death threats from bookies

Former Pakistan fast bowler Sarfraz Nawaz has filed a complaint with the police for getting death threats from the bookies and asked for round-the-clock protection.

Oct 21, 2017, 13:40 PM IST
BCCI neither approved nor rejected playing with Pakistan: Najam Sethi

BCCI neither approved nor rejected playing with Pakistan: Najam Sethi

Pakistan and India are slated to play 19 matches in the new Future Tours Program schedule, which will come into force from 2019 for four years as per the recommendations of the ICC.

Oct 18, 2017, 21:31 PM IST
PCB will play in ICC world leagues only if India honours MoU

PCB will play in ICC world leagues only if India honours MoU

In the MoU, which Sethi signed with his BCCI counterpart, the two countries were slated to play six bilateral series between 2015 and 2023 with Pakistan hosting the first series in 2015/16.  

Oct 17, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
Sri Lanka to play in Pakistan eight years after terror attack

Sri Lanka to play in Pakistan eight years after terror attack

Sri Lanka will play a Twenty20 international in Lahore on October 29, returning to the city for the first time since they suffered a gun and grenade attack in 2009, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) confirmed on Monday.

Oct 17, 2017, 09:13 AM IST
Sarfraz Ahmed hopes Sri Lanka will travel to Pakistan

Sarfraz Ahmed hopes Sri Lanka will travel to Pakistan

Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed hopes that Sri Lanka will travel to Lahore later this month for the scheduled third and final T20I to be held on October 29 at the Gaddafi Stadium.

Oct 16, 2017, 16:43 PM IST
Sri Lankan cricketers refuse to tour Pakistan over security concerns

Sri Lankan cricketers refuse to tour Pakistan over security concerns

Last month, Pakistan hosted a World XI team, which also included Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera, in a three-match T20I series, called the Independence Cup.

Oct 14, 2017, 16:51 PM IST
Pakistan extend coach Mickey Arthur's contract till 2019 World Cup

Pakistan extend coach Mickey Arthur's contract till 2019 World Cup

Confirming the news, the PCB official admitted that Arthur could prove to be the best coaching option following the Champions Trophy victory.

Oct 08, 2017, 00:45 AM IST
PSL 2018: Chris Gayle, Kumar Sangakkara released by Karachi Kings

PSL 2018: Chris Gayle, Kumar Sangakkara released by Karachi Kings

All the five franchises in the PSL were required to release 10 players, two in each category including foreigners to allow the new entrant franchise Multan Sultans to sign on 10 players next week.

Oct 05, 2017, 21:31 PM IST
PCB's plan to file BCCI compensation claim not on ICC's agenda

PCB's plan to file BCCI compensation claim not on ICC's agenda

While filing the compensation claim, the PCB would ask the BCCI to show proof and evidence that it did not get the permission of its government to play a bilateral series with Pakistan even at neutral venues.

Oct 05, 2017, 19:00 PM IST
Fed up with constant rejections, Pakistani cricketer tries to immolate self

Fed up with constant rejections, Pakistani cricketer tries to immolate self

Abbas then warned the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), saying he would set himself on fire at the entrance of the Gaddafi stadium if his request is not heeded.

Oct 02, 2017, 13:40 PM IST
PCB to demand huge compensation from BCCI

PCB to demand huge compensation from BCCI

The PCB will be knocking on the doors of the ICC to take the matter further. It is believed that the calculation for the compensation amount has already been done and dusted.

Sep 30, 2017, 20:06 PM IST
PCB inquiry committee finds Umar Akmal guilty, recommends three match ban

PCB inquiry committee finds Umar Akmal guilty, recommends three match ban

Umar had an altercation with Pakistan's head coach Mickey Arthur at the National Cricket Academy last month over practicing there.

Sep 27, 2017, 16:25 PM IST