Pakistan Cricket Board

Pakistan to host World XI for three consecutive years: PCB chairman

Pakistan to host World XI for three consecutive years: PCB chairman

In a move to put international cricket back in Pakistan, the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), have come together to have the World XI matches.

Sep 13, 2017, 15:35 PM IST
PCB forms committee to probe Mickey Arthur-Umar Akmal controversy

PCB forms committee to probe Mickey Arthur-Umar Akmal controversy

Akmal, 27, alleged that Arthur had verbally abused him in front of chief selector Inzamam. He also claimed that claimed that senior players did not stop the coach when he was being verbally abused.

Aug 27, 2017, 17:01 PM IST
Pakistan's Umar Akmal in trouble over outburst against head coach Mickey Arthur

Pakistan's Umar Akmal in trouble over outburst against head coach Mickey Arthur

The PCB said a `show-cause` notice has been issued to Akmal following the outburst.

Aug 17, 2017, 15:59 PM IST
Pakistani club cricketer Zubair Ahmed dies after being struck by bouncer

Pakistani club cricketer Zubair Ahmed dies after being struck by bouncer

Ahmed played four T20 matches for a first-class team Quetta Bears in the year 2014. He also scored 111 not out in one of those four matches but could not get back playing above the club level again.

Aug 16, 2017, 15:05 PM IST
ICC takes step to resume cricket in Pakistan, hires international security company

ICC takes step to resume cricket in Pakistan, hires international security company

International cricket in Pakistan has been badly affected for almost two decades with teams frequently refusing to tour there.

Aug 16, 2017, 14:12 PM IST
Sri Lanka Cricket president keen to visit Pakistan for T20I cricket clash in September

Sri Lanka Cricket president keen to visit Pakistan for T20I cricket clash in September

The announcement was made after the conclusion of ACC’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Colombo on August 12.

Aug 14, 2017, 11:53 AM IST
Pakistan Cricket Board optimistic of hosting World XI T20 series in Lahore

Pakistan Cricket Board optimistic of hosting World XI T20 series in Lahore

Pakistan's head coach Mickey Arthur also said after the final at the Oval that he would like to see the World XI touring Pakistan this year.

Jun 19, 2017, 19:08 PM IST

PSL spot-fixing row: Nasir Jamshed dubs evidence against him as 'ridiculous'

Reportedly, about eight WhatsApp voice notes were allegedly exchanged between Jamshed and Khalid Latif - another Pakistan batsman who is facing charges of corruption.

Jun 13, 2017, 16:35 PM IST
SL vs PAK: Pakistan Cricket Board adds 200 runs to Sri Lanka's score, gets destroyed by Twitterati

SL vs PAK: Pakistan Cricket Board adds 200 runs to Sri Lanka's score, gets destroyed by Twitterati

Having qualified as the second team from Group B, Pakistan now face hosts England for a place in the final.

Jun 13, 2017, 00:04 AM IST
Pakistan Cricket Board announces Najam Sethi as its new chairman

Pakistan Cricket Board announces Najam Sethi as its new chairman

New chairman Najam Sethi pledged to bring international cricket back in Pakistan.

May 26, 2017, 08:48 AM IST
Pakistan cricketer Bilal Irshad becomes first player to score triple century in ODIs

Pakistan cricketer Bilal Irshad becomes first player to score triple century in ODIs

The tournament is reportedly organised to aim to unearth new talents in Pakistan.

May 25, 2017, 21:24 PM IST
Pakistan's role crucial in terminating 'Big Three' from ICC structure: PCB

Pakistan's role crucial in terminating 'Big Three' from ICC structure: PCB

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan has said that his country played a big role in the termination of the 'Big Three', featuring the cricket boards of India, England and Australia, from the structure of the International Cricket Council (ICC).

Apr 29, 2017, 15:26 PM IST
Pakistan Cup: Umar Akmal, Junaid Khan engage in public spat; PCB committee to examine incident

Pakistan Cup: Umar Akmal, Junaid Khan engage in public spat; PCB committee to examine incident

The PCB said its inquiry committee headed by General Manager (Domestic Cricket Affairs) Shafiq Ahmed would look into the matter and submit a report and if necessary disciplinary action can be taken.  

Apr 28, 2017, 10:45 AM IST
'Favouritism' in PCB, reason behind my ignorance, says all-rounder Fawad Alam

'Favouritism' in PCB, reason behind my ignorance, says all-rounder Fawad Alam

Out-of-favour Pakistani all-rounder Fawad Alam has said that one of the main reasons behind his continuous snub from the national team is "favouritism" within the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).

Apr 18, 2017, 11:51 AM IST
Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shaharyar Khan resigns

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shaharyar Khan resigns

The octogenarian underwent a heart surgery in London last year and there were rumours that he would step down.

Mar 31, 2017, 11:42 AM IST
PSL spot-fixing: PCB suspends Mohammad Irfan from all forms of cricket

PSL spot-fixing: PCB suspends Mohammad Irfan from all forms of cricket

Along with Irfan, two other players - left-arm spinner Zulfiqar Babar (Quetta Gladiators) and opening batsman Shazaib Hassan (Karachi Kings) – were questioned for their involvement in the scandal.

Mar 14, 2017, 15:28 PM IST
ICC World XI squad to tour Pakistan for T20I series in September

ICC World XI squad to tour Pakistan for T20I series in September

Another official of the PCB aid that the World XI tour was being made possible due to the efforts of Giles Clarke, the head of the ICC's special task force on Pakistan cricket.

Mar 07, 2017, 10:14 AM IST
PSL 2017: PCB form three-member tribunal to investigate spot-fixing during Twenty20 event

PSL 2017: PCB form three-member tribunal to investigate spot-fixing during Twenty20 event

Shaharyar Khan, the chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board, said former Lahore high court judge Asghar Haider would head the inquiry.

Mar 06, 2017, 15:53 PM IST
West Indies vs Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq to lead Pakistan in Tests on Caribbean tour, confirms PCB

West Indies vs Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq to lead Pakistan in Tests on Caribbean tour, confirms PCB

Misbah had hinted his international career was over after Pakistan lost the second of three Tests in Australia but changed his mind before the third in Sydney.

Mar 06, 2017, 14:22 PM IST
Shahid Afridi hails PCB's decision to host PSL final in Pakistan, says wants to play farewell match in Lahore

Shahid Afridi hails PCB's decision to host PSL final in Pakistan, says wants to play farewell match in Lahore

Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi, who recently announced his retirement from international cricket, has expressed desire to play his farewell match in Lahore.

Feb 28, 2017, 14:08 PM IST