The ban slapped on star spinner Saeed Ajmal has left Pakistan`s cricket chiefs frantically trying to take action on "chuckers", including dusting off expensive biomechanical testing kit that had laid unused for years.
Rusi Dinshaw, the only Parsi to have ever been selected in a Pakistan Test squad, has passed away quietly and his death in tragic circumstances has brought into sharp focus the failure of the PCB to look after its former players.
Pakistan may have been humbled in their World Twenty20 opener against India but former captain Javed Miandad is confident that Mohammed Hafeez`s men will stay alive to make the final where he expects them to face off against the arch-rivals once again.
Two major announcements about the new head coach and the Pakistan squad for Asia Cup were held up due to the sudden dismissal of PCB chairman, Zaka Ashraf and would be reviewed by the new management committee and its Chairman, Najam Sethi at their meeting on Tuesday.
Former Test player Muhammad Illyas lost his position as the Chief Selector without even having a chance to see his appointment being made public by the Pakistan Cricket Board, which instead named former skipper Aamir Sohail for the post.
Former captain and chief selector, Aamir Sohail has lambasted senior all-rounder Shahid Afridi for being responsible for Pakistan`s stunning one-run defeat to South Africa in the first one-day international in Dubai.
Former Pakistani captain Aamir Sohail said that he was not surprised at Pakistan`s defeat by Zimbabwe in the opening one-day international at Harare Sports Club on Tuesday, saying that such problems will be repeatedly faced unless and until Pakistan strengthens and re-organises their club cricket.
Former Pakistan cricketer Aamir Sohail has said in his blog that he is shocked at Taufeeq Umar`s omission from Pakistan`s Test squad and said that the player was an automatic choice as far as he was concerned.
In the aftermath of the crushing defeat to India, former skipper Aamir Sohail has launched a scathing attack on one of Pakistan`s greatest cricketers, Imran Khan, saying the World Cup-winning captain is responsible for the current state of sport in the country.
Pakistan`s former captain, Aamir Sohail has reacted strongly to reports that he was engineering a move to oust Zaka Ashraf as chairman of the PCB after the Pakistan Muslim League`s victory in the general elections.
Former captains Waqar Younis and Aamir Sohail have thrown their weight behind interim Pakistan coach Mohsin Khan and credited him and captain Misbah-ul-Haq for introducing a discipline regime and attitude in the Pakistan team.