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PCB issues show cause notices to five Pakistan players
PCB issues show cause notices to five Pakistan players

Pakistani cricket authorities have issued show cause notices to five national team players, including senior all-rounder Shahid Afridi, for taking part in a commercial without PCB's permission.

'Hockey players' behaviour can affect cricket ties with India'
'Hockey players' behaviour can affect cricket ties with India'

The chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Shaharyar Khan has said that the recent incident in India involving the national hockey team players can have adverse effects on the cricketing ties between the two countries.

Ex-cricket chief rues Pakistan`s chucking negligence
Ex-cricket chief rues Pakistan`s chucking negligence

Former Pakistan cricket chief Nasim Ashraf said on Wednesday he regretted that a failure to deal with bowlers with suspect actions had resulted in the loss of ace spinner Saeed Ajmal and all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez.

Can't afford terrorists to disrupt our matches abroad: Pakistan Cricket Board
Can't afford terrorists to disrupt our matches abroad: Pakistan Cricket Board

Following the gruesome terrorist attack in a Peshawar school on Tuesday, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday said that they couldn't afford their matches abroad to be disturbed.

Pakistan to go ahead with match despite Peshawar tragedy
Pakistan to go ahead with match despite Peshawar tragedy

Pakistan cricket officials decided to go ahead with today's fourth day-night international against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi despite calls to postpone it for a day after the carnage in Peshawar.

PCB keeps Misbah-ul-Haq with team to avoid confusion
PCB keeps Misbah-ul-Haq with team to avoid confusion

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to let the Test and One-day captain, Misbah-ul-Haq remain with the team in the UAE despite being ruled out of the series with a hamstring injury, sending out a message that he will lead the side in the World Cup.

Pakistan vs New Zealand: Injured Misbah-ul-Haq ruled out of last three ODIs
Pakistan vs New Zealand: Injured Misbah-ul-Haq ruled out of last three ODIs

Pakistan's Test and One-Day captain, Misbah-ul-Haq has been ruled out of the remaining three one-day matches against New Zealand due to a hamstring injury.

Pakistan chief selectors question ICC for chucking calls
Pakistan chief selectors question ICC for chucking calls

Former Test spinners and chief selectors Iqbal Qasim and Salahuddin Ahmed have questioned the current protocol of the International Cricket Council (ICC) for bowlers and said it was destroying the careers and livelihoods of players.

Junaid Khan on road to recovery
Junaid Khan on road to recovery

The left-arm pacer Junaid Khan is close to recovering from a knee injury and has resumed bowling along with some ground training.

Saeed Ajmal to play against Kenya before biomechanics test: PCB
Saeed Ajmal to play against Kenya before biomechanics test: PCB

 Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has finally decided that suspended off-spinner, Saeed Ajmal should play two one-day games against Kenya this month before he goes for his final biomechanics test in Chennai.

Mohammaed Hafeez to undergo remedial work, test in Chennai
Mohammaed Hafeez to undergo remedial work, test in Chennai

Pakistan`s suspended all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez will be sent to Chennai in India for remedial work and tests on his bowling action which was declared illegal this week, cricket authorities said Wednesday.

PCB may send Mohammad Hafeez back to Pakistan
PCB may send Mohammad Hafeez back to Pakistan

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) may consider sending suspended all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez back home from their ongoing One-day International (ODI) series against New Zealand here, it was reported by The Dawn Tuesday.

Security lapses of 2009 will not be repeated: PCB chief
Security lapses of 2009 will not be repeated: PCB chief

The chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board Shaharyar Khan has said that the PCB will ensure the same security lapses, which were made when the Sri Lankan team was attacked by militants in Lahore in March 2009, are not made for the one-day series against Kenya.

PCB to decide on Ajmal on Monday
PCB to decide on Ajmal on Monday

With Mohammad Hafeez also being suspended from bowling in international cricket, the Pakistan Cricket Board will decide on Monday when to send Saeed Ajmal for the official ICC biomechanics test.

Discarded veterans Kamran Akmal, Shoaib Malik named in Pakistan 30-men WC squad
Discarded veterans Kamran Akmal, Shoaib Malik named in Pakistan 30-men WC squad

Discarded veterans -- Kamran Akmal and Shoaib Malik -- and suspended off spinner Saeed Ajmal have been named in Pakistan's preliminary squad of 30 players for the World Cup 2015.

Suspended Saeed Ajmal in Pakistan's preliminary World Cup squad
Suspended Saeed Ajmal in Pakistan's preliminary World Cup squad

Ace spinner Saeed Ajmal is in Pakistan`s 30-man preliminary squad for next year`s World Cup, despite serving a suspension at the moment for an illegal bowling action.

PCB wants ICC to delay biomechanic test of Saeed Ajmal
PCB wants ICC to delay biomechanic test of Saeed Ajmal

Within days of asking the ICC for dates to conduct the biomechanic tests on suspended spinner Saeed Ajmal, the Pakistan Cricket Board now wants the process to be delayed as the bowler is not yet ready.

'Banned' Saeed Ajmal fails to provide satisfactory results in informal bowling test
'Banned' Saeed Ajmal fails to provide satisfactory results in informal bowling test

Pakistan's ace off-spinner Saeed Ajmal failed to provide satisfactory results in an informal test in light of his bowling ban, which has reportedly prompted the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to go on the back-foot to apply for his reassessment.

Pakistan apply for reassessment of Saeed Ajmal`s action
Pakistan apply for reassessment of Saeed Ajmal`s action

Pakistan cricket chiefs said Tuesday they are seeking a reassessment of Saeed Ajmal`s bowling action which was deemed illegal in September, in a bid to clear the star off-spinner before next year`s World Cup.

Saeed Ajmal not keen on playing domestic cricket
Saeed Ajmal not keen on playing domestic cricket

Pakistan's suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal, who will undergo another private biomechanics test this week on his bowling action, is not keen to play domestic cricket matches as recommended by PCB's bowling action review committee.