Post Bangladesh humiliation, Pakistan drop to eighth in ODI rankings
Post Bangladesh humiliation, Pakistan drop to eighth in ODI rankings

After enduring a series defeat against Bangladesh, Pakistan lost a position in the latest International Cricket Council ODI ranking. Wednesday's release reflected the Mirpur result with Bangladesh winning the match by eight wickets.

Pakistan's Mohammad Hafeez cleared to bowl by ICC
Pakistan's Mohammad Hafeez cleared to bowl by ICC

 Pakistan’s all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez was on Tuesday cleared to bowl in international cricket after remedial work and retests were conducted by the International Cricket Council (ICC).

Banned Salman Butt to appear before ICC corruption unit
Banned Salman Butt to appear before ICC corruption unit

Disgraced former Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt said Tuesday he was due to appear before the anti-corruption unit of the game`s governing body to try to have his spot-fixing ban relaxed.

Pakistan confident of hosting Zimbabwe in May
Pakistan confident of hosting Zimbabwe in May

Pakistan are poised to host top-level international cricket for the first time in six years with a short limited-overs series against Zimbabwe next month.

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.

Sri Lanka accuses ICC of grave disruption
Sri Lanka accuses ICC of grave disruption

Sri Lanka`s cricket board Monday accused the world governing body of "gravely" disrupting the sport in the island by withholding its share of proceeds from World Cup tournaments.

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.

Sri Lanka mulls options as ICC threatens to stop funds
Sri Lanka mulls options as ICC threatens to stop funds

The appointment of an interim body to run Sri Lankan cricket is in tune with laws governing the island nation, the country`s sports minister said on Friday.

Spotlight on Saeed Ajmal as Pakistan face Bangladesh
Spotlight on Saeed Ajmal as Pakistan face Bangladesh

Saeed Ajmal returns to centre stage after almost eight months hoping to strike early form with a remodelled bowling action when Pakistan open their tour of Bangladesh on Friday.

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.

Najam Sethi likely to take over as interim ICC president
Najam Sethi likely to take over as interim ICC president

Najam Sethi, the head of the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) executive committee, is likely to become the International Cricket Council's (ICC) interim president, filling the post left vacant by Mustafa Kamal's resignation earlier this month.

PCB advises Mohammad Amir to avoid media interactions
PCB advises Mohammad Amir to avoid media interactions

 The Pakistan Cricket Board has advised banned left arm pacer Muhammad Aamir to control his interaction with the media since he is still serving a five year ban for spot fixing from the ICC.

ICC mourns demise of Richie Benaud
ICC mourns demise of Richie Benaud

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday paid a rich tribute to former Australia captain and broadcasting legend Richie Benaud, who has passed away at the age of 84 following a prolonged illness.

Happy eight-month `torture` is over: Saeed Ajmal
Happy eight-month `torture` is over: Saeed Ajmal

Pakistani off-spinner Saeed Ajmal on Saturday said he was delighted his eight-month "torture" which saw him suspended for an illegal bowling action was finally over after being recalled to the national side.

ICC World Cup: New Zealand need Brendon McCullum at helm to keep winning, says Stephen Fleming
ICC World Cup: New Zealand need Brendon McCullum at helm to keep winning, says Stephen Fleming

Brendon McCullum`s inspirational captaincy has lifted New Zealand and the flamboyant batsman should continue leading the side in all three formats at least until next year`s World Twenty20, former captain Stephen Fleming said.

ICC accepts president Mustafa Kamal's resignation after quitting over World Cup trophy snub
ICC accepts president Mustafa Kamal's resignation after quitting over World Cup trophy snub

The International Cricket Council accepted the resignation of its disgruntled President Mustafa Kamal, who quit the position after being denied the honour of presenting the World Cup winners' trophy.

Mohammad Hafeez to undergo reassessment of bowling action
Mohammad Hafeez to undergo reassessment of bowling action

Pakistani all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez will undergo a reassessment test on his bowling action in India on April 9 to try to revive his struggling career, a statement said Wednesday.

President Mustafa Kamal threatens to reveal 'mischievous things' at ICC
President Mustafa Kamal threatens to reveal 'mischievous things' at ICC

The simmering row within the International Cricket Council took an ugly turn on Monday with its President Mustafa Kamal threatening to expose "mischievious" designs of some people who had denied him the "constitutional right" to hand over the Word Cup Trophy.

KKR threaten to pull-out of IPL 8 over Sunil Narine clearance issue
KKR threaten to pull-out of IPL 8 over Sunil Narine clearance issue

The eighth edition of cash-rich Indian Premier League is merely nine days away, but the champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) are yet to settle in for their title defence. According to reports, the Kolkata-based franchise has unresolved issues with the organisers of the tournament, the all-powerful Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) regarding one of their star players, Sunil Narine.

Peeved ICC President Kamal leaves MCG before end of final
Peeved ICC President Kamal leaves MCG before end of final

Peeved at not being given the opportunity to hand out the World Cup trophy to the champions, International Cricket Council (ICC) President Mustafa Kamal left the Melbourne Cricket Ground even before the final between Australia and New Zealand finished.