Pakistan names women`s cricket tournament after Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai
Pakistan names women`s cricket tournament after Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai

Pakistan`s cricket authorities have named their under-21 women`s tournament after Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai in an effort to encourage girls to take up the game.

Junaid Khan's knee injury more serious than expected
Junaid Khan's knee injury more serious than expected

Left-arm Pakistan pacer Junaid Khan is facing the prospect of being sidelined from cricket for a while after it was revealed that his knee injury was more serious than initially diagnosed.

Pakistan retain winning squad for second Test
Pakistan retain winning squad for second Test

Pakistan on Monday retained the same 16-man squad for the second Test against Australia which won the first match by a convincing 221-run margin.

Wrong on my part to have accepted captaincy in 2007: Shoaib Malik
Wrong on my part to have accepted captaincy in 2007: Shoaib Malik

Pakistan's former captain and discarded all-rounder Shoaib Malik has said he made a mistake in his career to accept the captaincy of the national team after the 2007 World Cup.

Younis Khan keeps his defence up against Pakistan board
Younis Khan keeps his defence up against Pakistan board

Senior Pakistan batsman Younis Khan, who capped a memorable test against Australia in Dubai with hundreds in both innings, said he had thought of skipping the two-match series after being dropped from the 50-over squad.

Shoaib Malik's bowling action comes under scrutiny
Shoaib Malik's bowling action comes under scrutiny

Pakistan's experienced allrounder and former captain, Shoaib Malik has come under scrutiny for his bowling action in the ongoing Quaid-e-Azam Trophy first class tournament.

Saeed Ajmal to work on action for 15 more days before England trip
Saeed Ajmal to work on action for 15 more days before England trip

Pakistan cricket authorities said Wednesday that banned spinner Saeed Ajmal would receive a further two weeks of work on his illegal bowling action before being sent to England for assessment.

Mohsin Khan didn't respond to our call: Zaka Ashraf
Mohsin Khan didn't respond to our call: Zaka Ashraf

The former chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Zaka Ashraf has claimed that they only appointed Australian Dav Whatmore as the head coach of the national team in 2012 after then serving coach Mohsin Khan didn't respond to the board.

In my opinion, Shahid Afridi shouldn't be in team: Ejaz Butt
In my opinion, Shahid Afridi shouldn't be in team: Ejaz Butt

Former chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board Ejaz Butt doesn't appear to have forgotten his three-year-old dispute with flamboyant allrounder Shahid Afridi as he said that the former captain didn't deserve to be in the national team.

PCB take 'Lion's share' out of CLT20 appearance fee for Lahore
PCB take 'Lion's share' out of CLT20 appearance fee for Lahore

The Pakistan Cricket Board has taken close to 60 percent of the appearance money earned by the Lahore Lions team during the recently concluded Champions League T20 in India paying Muhammad Hafeez and Co only USD 100,000 out of the USD 500,000 for their hardwork.

Shahid Afridi backtracks on captaincy remark, "supports" Misbah-ul-Haq
Shahid Afridi backtracks on captaincy remark, "supports" Misbah-ul-Haq

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) sought to end the controversy surrounding the captaincy of the national team when it released a statement on behalf of all-rounder Shahid Afridi, in which he pledged full support to Misbah-ul-Haq declaring him best man to lead in World Cup.

PCB to discuss World Cup captaincy in meeting
PCB to discuss World Cup captaincy in meeting

The Pakistan Cricket Board will convene a meeting of its Board of Governors next week to discuss the thorny issue of national team's captaincy in next year's World Cup.

Pakistan look to revive home tours
Pakistan look to revive home tours

Pakistan cricket chief Shaharyar Khan said Monday that tours from second-tier and smaller teams could help revive domestic cricket hit by the fear of terrorist attacks.

Misbah-ul-Haq links one-day future to batting form
Misbah-ul-Haq links one-day future to batting form

Struggling Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq on Monday said he needed to start scoring runs again to continue playing as captain of the one-day side.

Miserable Misbah-ul-Haq backed by Pakistan board
Miserable Misbah-ul-Haq backed by Pakistan board

Pakistan`s cricket board (PCB) have backed struggling test and one-day skipper Misbah-ul-Haq to lead the team at next year`s World Cup but have considered potential replacements should he decide to stand down from his role as captain.

Misbah-ul Haq can lead or leave, says Pakistan cricket chief
Misbah-ul Haq can lead or leave, says Pakistan cricket chief

Beleaguered Misbah-ul Haq won`t be forced to stand down as Pakistan captain but the country`s top cricket official told AFP that potential successors were already being assessed.

Misbah-ul Haq vows to fight on after Australia defeat
Misbah-ul Haq vows to fight on after Australia defeat

Under-pressure Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul Haq vowed to fight on despite losing the one-day series against Australia, insisting he has not thought about relinquishing the captaincy.

PCB set to send Saeed Ajmal for biomechanic test
PCB set to send Saeed Ajmal for biomechanic test

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is preparing to send suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal for a biomechanic test after he reported a marked improvement in his bowling action.

PCB counting on series with India, England next year
PCB counting on series with India, England next year

Desperately looking to boost its finances, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is counting on back-to-back "home" series against England and India next year in the UAE.

Injured Mohammad Hafeez ruled out of Test series against Australia
Injured Mohammad Hafeez ruled out of Test series against Australia

After missing out on the one-off T20 International and the three-match ODI series against Australia, injured Pakistan all-rounder Muhammad Hafeez has been ruled out of the upcoming two Tests as well.