Javed Miandad backs Saeed Ajmal over ICC 'double standards' remark
Javed Miandad backs Saeed Ajmal over ICC 'double standards' remark

Miandad has backed Ajmal after he criticized ICC of 'double standards' when dealing with suspect bowling actions.

Eight Pakistan players fined for breaking World Cup curfew
Eight Pakistan players fined for breaking World Cup curfew

Eight Pakistan players, including maverick former captain Shahid Afridi, have been fined for breaching a team curfew ahead of their crucial World Cup game against India, sources told AFP on Thursday.

Pak hockey coach apologises for players' inappropriate behaviour

Pakistan hockey coach Shahnaz Sheikh gives written apology to Champion Trophy Hockey Tournament Director Mr Wiert Doyer for the inappropriate behaviour of some Pakistani players at the semi-final clash of against India on Saturday.

Tahir Zaman rues absence of Pak players in HIL

Former Pakistan hockey skipper Tahir Zaman on Thursday rued the absence of his country`s players from the Hockey India League, starting in two days` time, and felt their inclusion would have added lustre to the tournament.

Small political party opposes Pak women`s team in Odisha

Strongly opposing the hosting of Pakistan women team`s World Cup matches at Cuttack, a fringe political party organised protest demonstration here today while leaders of the ruling BJD differed on allowing the matches to be played in Odisha.

Pak team told not to discuss London court proceedings

As claims continue to surface against former and current Pakistan players during the ongoing spot-fixing case hearing at a court in London, the national team has been told to avoid discussing the issue and instead focus on preparing for the upcoming series against Sri Lanka.

`To stop corruption provide financial security to Pak players`

Former Pakistan players have advised the Cricket Board (PCB) to adopt measures to provide financial security to players in order to stop them from getting involved in corrupt practices.

War of words between Mohsin and Akram continues

The war of words between Pakistan`s chief selector Mohsin Khan and former Test captain Wasim Akram continues with the latter insisting that the selection policy for the national cricket team is flawed and inconsistent.

Akram fed up with Pak senior players

Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram has said that he was “fed up” with the attitude of senior players in the national team, who announced their retirement at will, and insisted that the habit causes needless disputes.

SLC ropes in more Pakistani players

Sri Lankan Cricket have started to rope in more Pakistani cricketers for the Sri Lankan Premier League T20 tournament.

PCB keen to send players to India for IPL-IV

PCB is willing to provide clearance of its players if the BCCI decides to allow its cricketers to take part in the fourth edition of IPL.

No decision on Pak players for IPL auction: GC

The IPL Governing Council has not taken any decision on whether to include or exclude players from Pakistan for the Indian Premier League`s players` auction scheduled for January 8-9 next year.

BCCI yet to take decision on Pak players taking part in IPL

The participation of Pakistani players in the fourth edition of Indian Premier League remains in doubt.

Pak players, officials involved in match-fixing: Veena Malik

Veena Malik said PCB all along knew about spot fixing scandal and all national cricketers and officials are "involved in match-fixing from head to toe".

Players to be punished before they take field: ICC chief

International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat said the governing body will take action against the players found guilty in the `spot-fixing` scam before they take to the field in the current tour of England.