PCB returns seven million rupees to Shoaib Akhtar
PCB returns seven million rupees to Shoaib Akhtar

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has returned an amount of seven million rupees to Shoaib Akhtar which it had deducted from the former fast bowler's earnings as part of a fine imposed on him years ago.

PCB, Shoaib Akhtar meet to settle long standing dispute
PCB, Shoaib Akhtar meet to settle long standing dispute

Top officials of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) today met Shoaib Akhtar in a bid to resolve the issue of the PCB having deducted seven million rupees from the former fast bowler's earnings as part of a fine imposed on him years ago.

PCB to try and mend relations with Shoaib Akhtar
PCB to try and mend relations with Shoaib Akhtar

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to improve its relations with Shoaib Akhtar as the former fast bowler has stepped up efforts to get back seven million rupees, which he paid to the Board as a fine.

Stop treating Pak cricketers like school kids: Wasim Akram to PCB
Stop treating Pak cricketers like school kids: Wasim Akram to PCB

Two of Pakistan's greatest fast bowlers, Wasim Akram and Shoaib Akhtar want country's cricket board to stop treating the national team players like schoolchildren in the name of discipline.

PCB bans Raza Hasan for failing dope test
PCB bans Raza Hasan for failing dope test

The Pakistan Cricket Board on Monday imposed a two-year ban on left-arm spinner Raza Hasan for failing a doping test earlier this year.

Shoaib Akhtar gets clean chit from Lahore High Court
Shoaib Akhtar gets clean chit from Lahore High Court

The Lahore High Court has given a clean chit to Pakistan's maverick former fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar, who was fined seven million rupees and banned for five years by the PCB in 2008 for violating the players code of conduct.

Vinod Kambli apologises after friend posts controversial tweets through his account
Vinod Kambli apologises after friend posts controversial tweets through his account

Former India batsman Vinod Kambli on Wednesday apologised for unruly tweets about Indian Premier League's 'extraaa innings' Gaurav Kapoor and in-house cricket experts Navjot Singh Siddhu and Shoaib Akhtar.

Pak left-arm spinner Reza Hassan tests positive for cocaine
Pak left-arm spinner Reza Hassan tests positive for cocaine

Young Pakistan left-arm spinner Raza Hasan is facing a possible two-year ban from all forms of cricket after testing positive for cocaine in a dope test carried out at the WADA accredited laboratory in India.

I am not arrogant and revengful: Waqar Younis
I am not arrogant and revengful: Waqar Younis

 Pakistan cricket's head coach Waqar Younis has hit out at critics and former players branding him as "arrogant" and "revengeful" and said he was a totally patriotic Pakistani.

Misbah-ul-Haq lacked aggression as skipper: Inzamam-ul-Haq
Misbah-ul-Haq lacked aggression as skipper: Inzamam-ul-Haq

Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq on Saturday said that Misbah-ul-Haq was a defensive skipper in their entire cricket World Cup campaign and lacked aggression like the legendary Imran Khan.

ICC Cricket World Cup: Former Pak stars want Younis Khan to take field in Adelaide
ICC Cricket World Cup: Former Pak stars want Younis Khan to take field in Adelaide

Pakistan's cricket community of former Test players are in favour of the national team management playing senior batsman Younis Khan in the World Cup quarter-final against Australia in Adelaide on Friday.

ICC World Cup 2015: Yuvraj Singh confident of India defending title
ICC World Cup 2015: Yuvraj Singh confident of India defending title

Praising Mahendra Singh Dhoni's efficient leadership, out-of-favour Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh said that the team's spectacular showing in this edition so far makes him believe that the Men in Blue can retain the trophy.

I'm worried about Pakistan batting: Shoaib Akhtar
I'm worried about Pakistan batting: Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar is worried about the team's inconsistent batting ahead of its clash against giant-killers Ireland in a must-win final pool B league encounter of the cricket World Cup in Adelaide on Sunday.

Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav on course to become world-class bowlers: Shoaib Akhtar
Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav on course to become world-class bowlers: Shoaib Akhtar

Impressed by Mohammad Shami and Umesh Yadav's "mature performance" in the ongoing cricket World Cup, former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar feels the duo are on the path to become "world-class" bowlers and have been the key to India's success in the tournament.

Shoaib bhai's advice worked for me: Mohammad Shami
Shoaib bhai's advice worked for me: Mohammad Shami

Crediting Shoaib Akhtar for bringing back rhythm in his bowling, Indian pacer Mohammad Shami has said the former Pakistan speedster advised him to shorten his run-up, which has helped him increase his pace.

Shoaib Akhtar criticised for mocking Pakistan cricket on Indian show
Shoaib Akhtar criticised for mocking Pakistan cricket on Indian show

Maverick former fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar's remarks mocking the state of affairs in Pakistan cricket on a popular Indian comedy show have evoked angry reactions from ex-players and officials here.

ICC World Cup: No disciplinary action against Moin Khan
ICC World Cup: No disciplinary action against Moin Khan

Pakistan`s chief selector Moin Khan will not face further disciplinary action after being sent home from the World Cup for visiting a casino on the eve of a crucial clash, the country`s cricket chief said Tuesday.

Shoaib Akhtar's U-turn on Misbah-ul-Haq, says skipper is keeping team alive
Shoaib Akhtar's U-turn on Misbah-ul-Haq, says skipper is keeping team alive

After criticising Misbah-ul-haq severely in the recent past, former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar on Sunday took a U-turn, saying the captain was the person who was keeping the team alive and he needs support from other batsmen.

Onus to change Pakistan's fortune is on Misbah-ul-Haq: Shoaib Akhtar
Onus to change Pakistan's fortune is on Misbah-ul-Haq: Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar believes that the national team can win the World Cup despite enduring a poor start but for that to happen skipper Misbah-ul-Haq has to play a bigger role.

ICC World Cup 2015: Pakistan batsman Younis Khan to retire after tournament
ICC World Cup 2015: Pakistan batsman Younis Khan to retire after tournament

Under-fire veteran Pakistan batsman Younis Khan on Tuesday announced that he will retire from one-day international cricket after the ongoing World Cup.