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 ban rouses Pakistan to action on `chucking`
Saeed Ajmal ban rouses Pakistan to action on `chucking`

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.

Sonu Rathi puts Haryana CA on top

Sonu Rathi slammed 114 (117b, 17x4) as Haryana Cricket Association piled up 384/8 in their first innings against KSCA Colts XI at stumps on the opening day of the four-day semi-final in KSCA`s All-India invitational cricket tournament here Thursday.

Pakistan restrict Irfan to ODIs and T20s

Pakistan team management has decided to restrict tall paceman Mohammed Irfan to only ODIs and T20s, keeping in mind team`s interest in the next year`s World Cup.

Mithali Raj requests BCCI for organising more Tests for women

India`s top woman cricketer Mithali Raj has urged the BCCI to organise more Test mathces for the national women team, which is set to play its first five-day match in eight year when they tour England in August.

Mushtaq Ahmed appointed Pakistan spin bowling consultant

The Pakistan Cricket Board today appointed former Test leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed as the spin bowling consultant of the national side.

Muhammad Akram removed as bowling coach, made selector

Pakistan Cricket Board removed Muhammad Akram as the bowling coach of the national team while giving him the fresh responsibilities of being a member of the national selection committee and head coach at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore.

Mushtaq Ahmed`s PCB contract put on hold over `fee dispute`

An impending Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) contract to former Pakistani Test legspinner Mushtaq Ahmed has reportedly been put on hold due to the disparity over fees paid to national coaches by the board.

PCB`s contract with Mushtaq put on hold

The disparity over fees paid to national coaches by the PCB has put on hold an impending contract between the board and former Test leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed.

Muhammad Irfan may have to undergo hip surgery

Pakistan fast bowler Muhammad Irfan may have to undergo a surgery for hip injury if he fails to show any progress from his ongoing rehabilitation program in the next two weeks, PCB doctors said.

Biju George appointed as Fielding coach for India U-19 team

Biju George has been appointed as the Fielding coach of the India Under-19 team by the BCCI for the Asia Cup to be held in Dubai from December 28.

Umar Gul fails fitness test at the NCA

Senior Pakistan paceman Umar Gul couldn`t to impress the national selectors in his comeback bid after he failed a fitness test at the National Cricket Academy yesterday.

Will take up Sreesanth issue: KCA president

Newly appointed chairman of the National Cricket Academy T.C. Mathew, who is also the president of the Kerala Cricket Association (KCA), said that he will speak to all concerned on Kerala`s cricket hero S. Sreesanth being banned for life for spot-fixing.

Will sort out all issues at NCA: Chairman

Newly-appointed chairman of the National Cricket Academy (NCA) T.C. Mathew has vowed to sort out all issues at the elite cricket academy in Bangalore.

NCA is functioning like a rehab centre: Karsan Ghavri

Former pacer Karsan Ghavri has lamented that the National Cricket Academy (NCA) was not solving its sole purpose of being the finishing school of Indian cricket.

BCCI lost Rs 50 crore on fraud land deal, admits NCA

The members of the National Cricket Academy sub-committee were in for a rude shock when it was intimated that the BCCI has lost a whopping Rs 50 crore on a dubious land deal and it is now mulling on initiating criminal proceedings against those involved in the mess.

Rift within NCA members out in the open

The growing rift among the Board members of National Cricket Academy (NCA) today came out in the open with a key functionary questioning the "restructuring policy" as well as working procedure at the academy.

PCB requests ICC to allow Aamir`s entry at NCA

The Pakistan Cricket Board has requested the ICC to allow banned pacer Muhammad Aamir to start using facilities at the National Cricket Academy under the supervision of PCB coaches.

Parvez Rasool arrives at NCA, works on his fitness with trainers

Parvez Rasool spent his first day at the National Cricket Academy preparing for the upcoming tour to Zimbabwe.

Kerala`s Warrier chosen for emerging bowlers’ camp

Sandeep Warrier, the upcoming fast bowling talent from Kerala, has been selected for the emerging bowlers camp to be held at the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore from July 8-20.