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Shoaib Malik flies back home from England tour citing personal reasons

Malik will miss the lone Twenty20I against England at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff on May 5 as well as the opening ODI of the five-match series against them at the Oval on May 8. 

Apr 29, 2019, 20:13 PM IST

Revolt in PCB as board members reject MD Wasim Khan's appointment

Five of the seven members of PCB's board of governors put forth a resolution which declared Wasim Khan's appointment as 'null and void.'

Apr 17, 2019, 17:17 PM IST

Pakistan names 23 probables for World Cup in England

The probables will undertake tests at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore from April 15 to 16, with the squad to be announced on April 18, a statement said.

Apr 05, 2019, 22:47 PM IST

Pakistan's Umar Akmal fined for breaching team curfew rule

The 28-year-old had been fined 20 percent of his match fee and received an official reprimand for a late night-out in Dubai.  

Apr 02, 2019, 18:23 PM IST

Have played cricket for 40 years, don't need briefing: How Imran Khan stumped PCB

Imran Khan rejected all recommendations made by PCB officials to revive the sport in the country. He, instead, made suggestions he claimed would make the team invincible.

Mar 28, 2019, 10:45 AM IST

PCB pays nearly USD 1.6 million compensation to BCCI after losing legal dispute

PCB had sought a huge amount from BCCI for not honouring a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between the two boards.

Mar 18, 2019, 18:15 PM IST

BCCI snubs PCB, rejects invitation to attend PSL final

Mani, however, said ICC chief executive Dave Richardson will be in Karachi to watch the game.

Mar 07, 2019, 20:35 PM IST

Pulwama attack: Indian cricket fraternity takes a stand, PCB fumes

A number of India's state cricket associations have either removed or covered portraits of Pakistani cricketers from their premises. 

Feb 18, 2019, 13:54 PM IST

Rahul Dravid Effect: PCB considers former players for coaching youngsters

There is speculation that former captain Younis Khan is being considered for the role of Pakistan's under-19 coach and manager.

Feb 13, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

When Pakistan becomes a top cricket team, India will ask to play us: PCB

India and Pakistan have not played a full bilateral series since 2007 owing to tense relations between the neighbouring countries.

Feb 11, 2019, 21:11 PM IST

ICC's decision to ban Sarfaraz Ahmed is ‘utter nonsense’, says PCB chief

Mani said that they made public apologies and dealt with the matter openly but since the ICC “could not get the two players involved in a room together”, they charged Sarfaraz and banned him.

Feb 01, 2019, 11:58 AM IST

Racism row: Sarfraz Ahmed accepts mistake, says he has learnt lesson

Soon after returning from South Africa, Sarfraz said that he has realised his mistake and that is why he had immediately apologised publicly following the episode.

Jan 30, 2019, 10:30 AM IST

Wasim Akram slams PCB for calling back Sarfraz Ahmed from South Africa

Akram, who is also on the PCB's cricket committee, was clear that Sarfraz should remain the captain of the national team.

Jan 29, 2019, 17:16 PM IST

PCB 'disappointed' by ICC's decision to suspend Sarfraz Ahmed for 4 matches

Sarfraz was banned for four matches for comments he made in the second one-day international against South Africa in Durban. 

Jan 28, 2019, 12:41 PM IST

Have met and apologised to Andile Phehlukwayo, says Sarfaraz Ahmed

Sarfaraz had earlier issued a apology on Wednesday, insisting that his comments were not directed at anyone in particular. But on Thursday he met Phehlukwayo.

Jan 25, 2019, 17:16 PM IST

Foreign stars will play Pakistan Super League (PSL) ties in Pakistan, says PCB chief amid security concerns

Several cricketers have indicated a lack of desire towards travelling to Pakistan in the past, which seems likely to change following the PCB chief's confirmation.

Jan 18, 2019, 15:04 PM IST

Banned Sharjeel Khan agrees to undertake PCB's rehabilitation program

Test opener Sharjeel Khan, who is serving a five-year ban for his role in a spot-fixing case, has agreed to undertake the rehabilitation program of the Pakistan Cricket Board's Anti-Corruption code in a bid to make an early comeback.

Dec 22, 2018, 14:31 PM IST

Najam Sethi responsible for PCB's financial loss: Shaharyar Khan

Pakistan and India have not played a full-fledged bilateral series since the 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai. 

Dec 22, 2018, 11:33 AM IST

Incoming PCB official hopeful of Australia touring Pakistan in 2019

Sri Lanka toured Pakistan in 2017 for a one-off Twenty20, while West Indies played a three-match Twenty20 series in Karachi in April this year.

Dec 21, 2018, 14:05 PM IST

Reverse hit: PCB directed to pay 60% of BCCI's claimed cost for defending itself at ICC

BCCI had moved ICC's dispute panel seeking recovery of legal costs incurred for defeing itself in a case filed by PCB. The PCB's case had already been rejected earlier.

Dec 19, 2018, 16:54 PM IST