Naved Akram Cheema to be appointed Chef de Mission for 2015 World Cup
Naved Akram Cheema to be appointed Chef de Mission for 2015 World Cup

Senior bureaucrat, Naved Akram Cheema is in line to be appointed Chef de Mission of the Pakistan cricket squad that will travel to Australia and New Zealand for the World Cup next month.

Sad PCB is yet to recognise my triple ton: Hanif Mohammad
Sad PCB is yet to recognise my triple ton: Hanif Mohammad

Hanif Mohammad, often called the sub continent's original Little Master, celebrated his 80th birthday with the complaint that the Pakistan cricket authorities had to this day not recognised and rewarded him for his triple century against the West Indies in 1957.

Pakistan think-tank has 2015 World Cup in mind
Pakistan think-tank has 2015 World Cup in mind

Keeping in mind the 2015 World Cup, Pakistan's chief selector Moin Khan and head coach Waqar Younis are contemplating using a different bowling combination for the last three one-day internationals against New Zealand in the UAE.

Hawk-eye officials admit error in Shan Massod's dismissal review in Pakistan-New Zealand Test
Hawk-eye officials admit error in Shan Massod's dismissal review in Pakistan-New Zealand Test

Cricket's Hawk-eye officials have reportedly accepted that the judgement of the review system in the dismissal of Pakistan batsman Shan Masood in the second Test against New Zealand in Dubai last month was erroneous.

Suspended Saeed Ajmal in Pakistan's preliminary World Cup squad
Suspended Saeed Ajmal in Pakistan's preliminary World Cup squad

Ace spinner Saeed Ajmal is in Pakistan`s 30-man preliminary squad for next year`s World Cup, despite serving a suspension at the moment for an illegal bowling action.

Fit-again Umar Gul, in-form Younis Khan back in Pakistan limited overs squads
Fit-again Umar Gul, in-form Younis Khan back in Pakistan limited overs squads

The national selection committee has recalled experienced speedster Umar Gul for the two T20 matches and first two ODIs against New Zealand, here on Sunday.

Umar Gul, Younis Khan return to Pakistan`s limited over squad
Umar Gul, Younis Khan return to Pakistan`s limited over squad

 Paceman Umar Gul and batsman Younis Khan returned to Pakistan`s squads for next month`s Twenty20 and one-day series against New Zealand in United Arab Emirates, officials said Sunday.

Moin Khan to continue as national selection and Pakistan team manager
Moin Khan to continue as national selection and Pakistan team manager

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will announce a new national selection committee early next month, but Moin Khan will continue to work as the chief selector.

New Zealand players wanted to abandon UAE series: Sources
New Zealand players wanted to abandon UAE series: Sources

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) had to contact its New Zealand counterpart in order to convince the Kiwi team to continue with its series in the United Arab Emirates following the tragic death of Australian batsman Phil Hughes.

Pakistan, New Zealand play abandoned after Phil Hughes death
Pakistan, New Zealand play abandoned after Phil Hughes death

The second day`s play in the third Test between Pakistan and New Zealand was abandoned Thursday as mark of respect for Australia`s Phillip Hughes.

Mohammad Hafeez to undergo test of bowling action
Mohammad Hafeez to undergo test of bowling action

Under-scrutiny Pakistani all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez will fly to England for tests on his suspect bowling action, an official said Wednesday.

Moin Khan hopeful Mohammad Hafeez's bowling action will be cleared
Moin Khan hopeful Mohammad Hafeez's bowling action will be cleared

Pakistan's chief selector Moin Khan is hopeful that seasoned allrounder Mohammad Hafeez's bowling action will be cleared soon and he will be available for the 2015 World Cup.

Mohammad Hafeez in doubt for second New Zealand Test
Mohammad Hafeez in doubt for second New Zealand Test

Pakistan may have to play with two new openers in the second Test against New Zealand starting in Dubai from Monday, after all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez suffered a hamstring injury and was listed as doubtful.

Pakistan retain under-scrutiny Mohammad Hafeez for second Test
Pakistan retain under-scrutiny Mohammad Hafeez for second Test

Pakistan on Friday retained all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez for the second Test against New Zealand despite his bowling action being reported.

Mohammad Hafeez reported for suspected illegal bowling action
Mohammad Hafeez reported for suspected illegal bowling action

 Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has been reported with a suspected illegal bowling action during the first cricket Test against New Zealand, which the hosts won by 248 runs in Abu Dhabi on Thursday.

Injured Ahmed Shehzad ruled out of New Zealand Tests
Injured Ahmed Shehzad ruled out of New Zealand Tests

Pakistan opener Ahmed Shehzad was Tuesday ruled out of the Test series against New Zealand, a day after suffering a minor skull fracture, team manager Moin Khan said.

PCB chief Shaharyar Khan says Moin Khan will continue dual role
PCB chief Shaharyar Khan says Moin Khan will continue dual role

The Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Shaharyar Khan has made it clear that Moin Khan will continue in his dual role as manager and chief selector till the time the national team performs well.

Pakistan retain winning squad for Test series against New Zealand
Pakistan retain winning squad for Test series against New Zealand

Pakistan retained the same 16-man squad for the first Test against New Zealand in Dubai, which earlier this week defeated Australia in a series, selectors said Thursday.

We never ignored Younis Khan for Tests: Moin Khan
We never ignored Younis Khan for Tests: Moin Khan

Pakistan's manager and chief selector Moin Khan has shot back at his critics insisting senior batsman Younis Khan was dropped from the one-day squad only for the Australia series and that he was always in reckoning for the Test rubber.

Younis Khan should be part of ODI squad: Shaharyar Khan
Younis Khan should be part of ODI squad: Shaharyar Khan

The national selectors might have ignored Younis Khan from the ODI squad, but Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan today said that the senior batsman should be part of the team's 2015 World Cup plans.