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PCB to encourage fans to come to stadium for Zimbabwe series
PCB to encourage fans to come to stadium for Zimbabwe series

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has said they are determined to provide foolproof security to the Zimbabwe side but that does not mean that fans won't be allowed inside Gaddafi stadium for the upcoming limited over series.

Pakistan announce Zimbabwe tour itinerary
Pakistan announce Zimbabwe tour itinerary

Pakistan on Thursday announced the itinerary for Zimbabwe`s proposed tour next month where they are set to become the first Test playing nation to visit the militancy-hit South Asian country in six years.

PCB asked to pay property tax on Gaddafi stadium
PCB asked to pay property tax on Gaddafi stadium

Lahore High Court has ordered the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to pay 60 million rupees as property tax to the government for using the Gadaffi stadium for commercial purposes.

Waqar Younis not stepping down as Pakistan coach
Waqar Younis not stepping down as Pakistan coach

 Pakistan's embattled head coach Waqar Younis has made it clear that he has no intentions of stepping down from his post in the wake of the team's abject surrender in the limited over series in Bangladesh.

Imran Khan gets flak for tweets on cricket in hour of crisis
Imran Khan gets flak for tweets on cricket in hour of crisis

Pakistan's legendary cricketer- turned-politician, Imran Khan faced criticism after calling for an overhaul in the cricket structure in a series of tweets at a time when some 45 people have been killed due to heavy rains in the Khyber Pakhtunkhawa province.

Waqar Younis interacts with players after Bangladesh drubbing
Waqar Younis interacts with players after Bangladesh drubbing

Fed up with the spate of defeats in Bangladesh, Pakistan's head coach Waqar Younis and his deputy Mushtaq Ahmed have had a heart-to-heart to talk with the players and asked them whether they were satisfied with their coaching methods.

Zimabawe ask PCB for financial incentives for touring players
Zimabawe ask PCB for financial incentives for touring players

 The Zimbabwe cricket union has managed to convince its players to tour Pakistan for the one-off limited overs series in May but have asked the Pakistan Cricket Board for special financial incentives for their players as well.

Reza Hassan in fresh trouble, caught by police at rave party
Reza Hassan in fresh trouble, caught by police at rave party

Facing the prospect of a ban after failing a dope test, Pakistan's left-arm spinner Reza Hassan has got into more trouble after being caught by the police at an alcohol-fuelled rave party in Lahore.

Pakistan cricketers demand increase in match fees in new contracts
Pakistan cricketers demand increase in match fees in new contracts

 Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq and a few other senior players have told the Pakistan Cricket Board to increase their match fees for all three formats in the new central contracts, to be issued by the board for the year 2015.

Zimbabwe puts forth two conditions to tour Pakistan
Zimbabwe puts forth two conditions to tour Pakistan

The Zimbabwe Cricket Union (ZCU) has put forward two conditions to its Pakistani counterpart to undertake the tour to Pakistan next month to play a limited over series.

No need to press panic button: PCB after Bangladesh defeat
No need to press panic button: PCB after Bangladesh defeat

 The Pakistan Cricket Board said on Thursday it would not press any panic buttons following the whitewash in the one-day series in Bangladesh.

PCB to sell off regional teams to improve domestic structure
PCB to sell off regional teams to improve domestic structure

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) aims to sell off its affiliated regional teams to sponsors in a bid to improve its much maligned domestic structure and offer better pay incentives to domestic players.

Imran Khan replaces Sohail Khan for Bangladesh Tests
Imran Khan replaces Sohail Khan for Bangladesh Tests

Pakistan`s injury setbacks continued Tuesday as paceman Sohail Khan was ruled out of the Test series in Bangladesh and was replaced by another fast bowler Imran Khan, an official said.

Yousuf blames PCB, team management for ODI-series defeat
Yousuf blames PCB, team management for ODI-series defeat

 Former Pakistan skipper Mohammad Yousuf has blamed the National Cricket Board and the team management, especially coach Waqar Younis for the side's defeat in the ODI series against Bangladesh.

Zimbabwe set to become first team to tour Pakistan after March 2009
Zimbabwe set to become first team to tour Pakistan after March 2009

 The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has confirmed that Zimbabwe will be the first Test team to tour Pakistan since 2009, but remained unclear about the venues for the limited over series.

Zimbabwe to visit Pakistan for one-week tour: PCB
Zimbabwe to visit Pakistan for one-week tour: PCB

Zimbabwe will tour Pakistan to play a short limited over series next month, becoming the first Test team to visit the terror-hit country in six years, a top cricket official said Monday.

Injury hits comeback for Pakistan`s Mohammad Amir
Injury hits comeback for Pakistan`s Mohammad Amir

Paceman Mohammad Amir`s comeback after his ban for spot-fixing has been halted by a hamstring injury which will take up to three weeks to recover, his agent said Friday.

Pakistan may field local umpires in ODIs if ICC permits
Pakistan may field local umpires in ODIs if ICC permits

The ICC is likely to make amendments in its rules to allow Pakistan to have local match officials for the planned home series against Zimbabwe.

Misbah-ul-Haq, Younis Khan guide young players at training camp
Misbah-ul-Haq, Younis Khan guide young players at training camp

Much to the delight of the Pakistan Cricket Board, Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq and senior batsman Younis Khan spent the last two days at a training camp in Lahore, guiding the youngsters.

PCB plans to plead Salman Butt's case with ICC
PCB plans to plead Salman Butt's case with ICC

 The PCB is planning to plead the case of banned cricketer Salman Butt with the International Cricket Council. Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shaharyar Khan said in an interview that the former Test captain, who is serving a five-year ban for spot fixing, had shown willingness to meet all the requirements before the Board can plead his case with the ICC for some relaxation.