First batch of Pakistani cricketers return home from World Cup
First batch of Pakistani cricketers return home from World Cup

The first batch of Pakistani players returned home Sunday night after their failed cricket World Cup campaign.

Pakistani players might have to forgo CPL contracts

Many Pakistani players might have to forgo contracts to play in the Caribbean Premier League this year as the dates of the T20 event clash with the national training camp that will be set up in Lahore for the tour of Sri Lanka in August.

Misbah fears players facing psychological issues

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has said that playing away from home since 2009 after other countries refused to tour the country on security grounds might have brought adverse psychological effects on the national team players.

CAS dismisses Butt and Asif`s appeals against ICC bans

Disgraced Pakistani cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif lost their cases at the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne with the world`s top sports tribunal dismissing their appeals against the bans imposed on them in 2011 by the ICC on spot-fixing charges on Wednesday.

PCB refuses to issue NOCs to Pak players for BPL

The franchises of the Bangladesh Premier League have been dealt a huge blow after the Pakistan Cricket Board refused to issue No Objection Certificates (NOCs) to the 26 national players who were set to be part of the Twenty20 event starting on Friday.

Pakistan cricketers to get pay hike in new contracts

Pakistani cricketers, who will get central contracts later this month, can expect a pay hike of between 15 to 25 per cent, an official of the Cricket Board said on Wednesday.

Pak players wait for payments from BPL franchises

The Pakistani cricketers who took part in the inaugural Bangladesh Premier League are still waiting for their dues to be cleared by the Twenty20 tournament`s organisers.

`We need to be optimistic about resumption of cricket in Pak`

BCCI vice-president Rajeev Shukla on Sunday made it clear that there is no possibility of Pakistani players becoming a part of the lucrative Indian Premier League until and unless there is a resumption of bilateral cricket ties between India and Pakistan.

Pak players laud `King of Entertainment` Sehwag

Stunned by the sheer brutality of Virender Sehwag`s epic ODI double hundred, former Pakistani cricketers have lauded the Indian opener`s "superb" hand-eye coordination.

GC to decide Pak players` IPL participation: Shukla

A decision on the Pakistani cricketers` participation in the next IPL would be taken at the event`s Governing Council meeting on October 14.