Pakistan opt for 'mission cleanup' on suspect 'chuckers'
Pakistan opt for 'mission cleanup' on suspect 'chuckers'

After the ban on ace off-spinner Saeed Ajmal, Pakistan are on 'mission cleanup' with an astonishing 28 cases of suspect bowlers being reported in the ongoing national T20 championship at the national stadium.

PCB plans to import software for detecting illegal actions
PCB plans to import software for detecting illegal actions

Former captain and Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) domestic operations chief Intikhab Alam said the board is mulling on importing an Australian software to detect bowlers breaking the 15-degree elbow extension limit allowed by the International Cricket Council (ICC).

Saeed Ajmal will undergo bio-mechanic test at PCB lab: Intikhab Alam
Saeed Ajmal will undergo bio-mechanic test at PCB lab: Intikhab Alam

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will use all modern methods including a functional biomechanics laboratory to stamp out the menace of bowlers with illegal bowling actions in domestic cricket.

PCB finally appoints Waqar Younis as coach

The Pakistan Cricket Board has finally formalised Waqar Younis as coach of the national side after chairman Najam Sethi had declared the former pacer`s appointment last week.

Grant Flower may become Pakistan`s batting coach

As the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is finding it difficult to convince country`s most capped player, Inzamam-ul-Haq to become national team`s batting coach, the important position may go to Zimbabwean Grant Flower.

PCB keen to bring back Waqar Younis as chief coach

The Pakistan Cricket Board is keen to bring back former skipper Waqar Younis as the chief coach of the national team as current coach Moin Khan is tipped to take over as the head of the national selection committee.

No foreign coach for Pakistan cricket team: PCB

PCB coaching committee on Sunday made it clear that no foreigner was being considered for the position of head coach of the national team.

Five foreigners apply for Pak coaches` job

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Saturday said five foreigners have applied for the positions of head coach, batting coach and fielding coach for the national cricket team.

PCB is like a headless body now: Najam Sethi

Suspended chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Najam Sethi has said that cricket in the country is undergoing a grave crisis and the board currently is like a headless body.

Intikhab Alam says `well-balanced` Pak has `good chance` of beating Proteas in Test series

Former Pakistani captain and coach Intikhab Alam has joined the numerous voices supporting Pakistan ahead of the series against South Africa, saying that the side is a well-balanced team and has a good chance of beating even a strong opponent like South Africa, which is currently the world`s best Test team.

Intikhab backs Whatmore

Former captain and senior PCB official Intikhab Alam has backed under-fire foreign coach Dav Whatmore, saying he has worked hard with the team.

Intikhab to represent Pakistan in ICC Chief Executives meeting

In the absence of a functional head, Pakistan Cricket Board has chosen former Test captain Intikhab Alam to represent the country in the International Cricket Council Chief Executives meeting in London next week.

Ex-Pak captain backs team to have `good prospects` in Champions Trophy

Former Pakistan Test captain Intikhab Alam has said that Pakistan has good prospects in the ICC Champions Trophy, adding that their victory against South Africa in a warm up match of the eight-nation tournament is a good start.

PCB optimistic about Woodhill success as batting coach

The Pakistan Cricket Board is optimistic that the induction of a new batting coach in Australian Trent Woodhill will have a positive impact on the national team.

`Younis may get coaching role with ODI team`

Younis Khan`s ODI career is more or less over and the senior batsman is likely to get coaching assignment with the national team in near future, sources have claimed.

Ex Pak captain Alam says would like to see India tour Pakistan

Former Pakistan captain Intikhab Alam has said the best thing about the ongoing limited series with India is the revival of cricketing relations between the two neighbouring nations, adding that he would like to see India tour Pakistan in future for a similar kind of series.

Would like to see India touring Pakistan: Alam

Delighted with the resumption of bilateral cricketing ties between the arch-rivals after a gap of five years, former Pakistan captain Intikhab Alam on Thursday said it is now India`s turn to tour the neighbouring country.

Silver jubilee of Indo-Pak ODI matches celebrated in Kolkata

Euphoria reached its peak at the Eden Gardens here on Thursday as cricket crazy fans went down the memory lane when a number of former players from India and Pakistan were felicitated to mark the 25 years of Indo-Pak ODI matches.

Leave retirement decision to Sachin: Intikhab Alam

Former Pakistan cricket captain Intikhab Alam on Thursday described batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar as a `great ambassador` of cricket and said the player should be left alone to decide on his retirement from Test cricket.

Pakistan is lucky to have Nasir Jamshed: Intikhab Alam

Former Pakistan cricket captain Intikhab Alam Thursday heaped lavish praise on compatriot Nasir Jamshed, who struck a masterly century in the second One-Day International (ODI) against India at the Eden Gardens here.