Mohammad Wasim urges PCB to `toughen up` on players involved in match fixing

Pakistan cricketer Mohammad Wasim has said that he is proud that his childhood dream of representing the country`s cricket team is coming true but he is scared of the fact that someone who cheated with match fixing could replace him soon.

Naylor appointed trainer and physio of Pak team

The Pakistan Cricket Board has sacked the local trainers and doctors attached with the national team and appointed Englishman Dale Naylor as their new physiotherapist and trainer for the next four months.

PCB has no mechanism in place to convince Rauf: Rizvi

The Pakistan Cricket Board has no mechanism in place to "convince" retired Test umpire, Asad Rauf to go to Mumbai to face spot-fixing charges, an official said on Monday.

PCB selection committee hail seniors as Pak`s `main strength`

The selection committee of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has hailed the senior and the experienced players of the team as its `main strength`, adding that the young players are not yet ready to replace the likes of captain Misbah-ul Haq or Younus Khan.

PCB to review evidence in Danish Kaneria `fixing` case

Pakistan cricket officials have agreed to review evidence provided by former captain Rashid Latif, with which he is hoping to help banned spinner Danish Kaneria.

Wasim Akram marries Australian girlfriend Shaniera Thompson

Legendary Pakistan cricketer Wasim Akram on Wednesday announced that he had married his Australian girlfriend, Shaniera Thompson, saying he has started a new life on a happy note.

Makers of `Main Hoon Afridi` hope to set box office ringing

The producer and makers of Pakistan`s first sports based film have chosen the perfect recipe for success -- cash in on the never-ending popularity of one of the country`s best known cricketers, Shahid Afridi.

Pakistan cricket chief selector says team is `in transition`

Pakistan`s chief selector Iqbal Qasim has said that the national team is in a process of transition.

Changes possible in Pak team management after Protease Tour

Even if Pakistan cricket team does well in the upcoming One-day and T20 series, it is possible that key positions in the team management, including the job of coach and manager, may be offered to former players.

Afridi named captain of Pakistan A side against Afghanistan

Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi was on Monday named captain of the Pakistan A side against Afghanistan in a limited over series being held next week.

Pakistan Super League has huge potential: Haroon Lorgat

Former International Cricket Council boss, Haroon Lorgat, who is now a consultant for the Pakistan Cricket Board`s new Twenty20 league, has said the Pakistan Super League has huge potential and will attract top foreign players to participate in the event soon.

Consider me a sportsperson, not somebody`s relative: Miandad

A day after calling off his visit to the capital in the wake of a controversy over the Indian government giving him visa, former Pakistan captain Javed Miandad on Saturday said that he should be seen just as a sportsman and not as a relative of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim.

Inzamam to travel with team to South Africa

Pakistan`s former captain and national team batting consultant, Inzamam-ul-Haq has confirmed he will be travelling with the team to South Africa next month after turning down an offer from PCB to go to India for the One-day series.

ICC says ‘too late’ to add Ajmal’s name in ‘Test Cricketer of the Year’ award shortlist

The International Cricket Council has rejected the Pakistan Cricket Board’s appeal to add spinner Saeed Ajmal’s name in the shortlist for the Test Cricketer of the Year award.

Yousuf hopeful of making a comeback to Test cricket

Despite being ignored once again by the selectors for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka, former Pakistan cricket captain Mohammad Yousuf has said that he has not given up hope on making a comeback to Test cricket.

PCB likely to hold proposed T20 League in Mirpur

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is likely to hold its version of the Twenty20 League at the Quaid-e-Azam Stadium in Mirpur.

Launch Pro-40 with two innings of 20 overs: Sohail to PCB

Aamer Sohail has suggested that the Pakistan cricket Board should launch its own Pro-40 tournament with the match split into two innings of 20 overs each.

Kaneria applies for Visa to appear in spot-fixing hearing

Kaneria through his lawyers has also filed his preliminary reply to the charge sheet issued against him by the ECB in the spot-fixing inquiry.

I’ll wait for my turn, says out of favour Yousuf

Former Pakistan captain Mohammad Yousuf has dismissed the impressions that he is trying to enter the national squad through a ‘shortcut’, saying he will continue the hard work and wait until his turn comes to play for his country again.

Yousuf has passed his fitness test: Sources

Former Pakistan captain and senior batsman Mohammad Yousuf cleared the first hurdle in his bid to revive his international cricket career as he passed a fitness test held at the National Cricket Academy.