Salman Butt admits to spot fixing
Salman Butt admits to spot fixing

Pakistan's banned former captain Salman Butt has finally admitted his unconditional involvement in the spot fixing scandal that shook world cricket in 2010 in a bid to get some relaxation from the International Cricket Council (ICC) when his five-year ban ends in September.

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.

Salman Butt told to admit spot-fixing or face more sanctions: Sources
Salman Butt told to admit spot-fixing or face more sanctions: Sources

Banned former Test captain Salman Butt has been told in clear terms by Pakistan Cricket Board to admit his involvement in 2010 spot-fixing incident in England or else face the prospect of his suspension being extended to 10 years, according to sources.

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.

Salman Butt confesses to spot-fixing in 2010: PCB Source
Salman Butt confesses to spot-fixing in 2010: PCB Source

Pakistan's tainted former captain Salman Butt has apparently made his first full confession of guilt to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) in the infamous 2010 spot-fixing scandal.

Mohammad Amir's return to cricket will take some time: ICC
Mohammad Amir's return to cricket will take some time: ICC

Acknowledging the receipt of PCB's request letter for tainted pacer Muhammad Aamir's early return to cricket, ICC CEO Dave Richardson on Monday said that the international body has taken note of the issue but the matter will take some time to get resolved.

PCB chief rules out leniency against Salman Butt, Muhammad Asif
PCB chief rules out leniency against Salman Butt, Muhammad Asif

 The Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Shaharyar Khan has ruled out any leniency for former Test captain Salman Butt and Muhammad Asif who are serving bans for spot fixing since 2010.

India beats Pakistan at Asian Snooker Team Championship

Indian cueists continued their fantastic run in 2014 by winning a gold medal in the recently- concluded Asian Snooker Team championship here.

PCB waits on ICC anti-corruption code to get Muhammad Aamir back

Pakistan Cricket Board is waiting anxiously for the ratification of new anti-corruption code of International Cricket Council in October to start a fresh move to get banned pacer Muhammad Aamir back into the sport.

Dharminder Lilly edges Asif in snooker championship

India`s Dharminder Lilly pulled off a sensational 4-3 result against former world champion Muhammad Asif of Pakistan for his third consecutive win in the league phase of the IBSF 6 Reds World snooker championship here.

Aamir`s World Cup dreams over

The banned Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Aamir will not be eligible to play in next year`s World Cup even if he returns early to domestic cricket, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has said.

Shahbaaz beats defending champ to advance in world snooker

India`s Shahbaaz Adil Khan raised his game when it mattered the most to stun defending champion Muhammad Asif of Pakistan 4-3 and enter the last-32 stage of the IBSF World Snooker Championships.

Banned Pak pacer Asif to begin a new innings in films

Beginning a new innings, Pakistan`s banned pacer Muhammad Asif has taken up acting career and will make his debut in a joint Indo-Pak project, entitled `India mein Pakistan`.

ICC allows Amir to play domestic cricket for one year

Banned Pakistani cricketer Mohammad Amir has been allowed by the International Cricket Council (ICC) to play domestic cricket with some conditions lifting the ban imposed on the tainted bowler for spot-fixing.

Aiming redemption, tainted Butt meets PCB officials

In a bid to start his rehabilitation under the International Cricket Council`s anti-corruption laws, Pakistan`s banned former captain Salman Butt has met senior officials of the PCB.

Pakistan to allow Butt, Asif to play post-ban

Pakistan will allow disgraced former captain Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif back into domestic cricket once they serve their bans for spot-fixing, the country`s cricket chief said Thursday.

Tainted trio shouldn`t be selected again: Senate Committee

The Standing Senate Committee on inter-provincial coordination (sports) has come up with a proposal which bars the players, who have been found guilty of spot-fixing, from selection in the national team again and appearing on the cricket chat shows.

Amir lying about my son to revive his career: Butt`s father

The father of Pakistan`s jailed former skipper Salman Butt on Tuesday accused disgraced pacer Muhammad Amir of putting all the blame on his son in order to "revive his career".

PCB to question Aamir on return

The Pakistan Cricket Board has some questions, related to spot-fixing scandal, ready for disgraced fast bowler Muhammad Aamir when he returns home on Saturday.

Banned Asif learning Anderson`s tricks against India

Pakistan pacer Muhammad Asif says he has been watching James Anderson`s performance against India very closely.