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PCB committee to review Hafeez’s bowling action

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board has said that it stands by Mohammad Hafeez and is lending all its support to rectify his bowling action. According to a press release, PCB has setup a bowling action review committee in this regard. The members include Ahsan Raza, Ali Zia, Saleem Jaffar, and Sajjad Akbar. The committee has been…

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Wasim Akram bats for Ahmed Shehzad, rejects criticism

LAHORE: Former Pakistan fast bowler and Multan Sultans’ Director of Cricket Wasim Akram said on Tuesday that Ahmed Shehzad is still a match-winner regardless of whatever anyone said. Speaking to media personnel, the Sultan of Swing said that he didn’t understand why people were against Shehzad. “I don’t get why people criticise Ahmed Shehzad,” he…

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Mustafa Kamal speaks out against non-selection of Balochistan players in PSL

KARACHI: PSP Chairman Syed Mustafa Kamal criticised the decision to neglect Baloch players and not select them for the third edition of the Pakistan Super League, on Wednesday. In a video message, the PSP chief said that while the PSL was a welcome edition in the country, it was disappointing that not one Baloch player…

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‘Change Quetta Gladiators’ name if you’re not including Baloch cricketers in PSL’

QUETTA: Cricket associations of Balochistan were infuriated over the non-inclusion of local Balochi cricketers in Quetta Gladiators, SAMAA TV reported on Wednesday. Cricket associations of Balochistan were furious at the non-inclusion of Baloch players in the Pakistan Super League edition 3. “If you cannot include local Baloch cricketers in the Pakistan Super League then change…

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Shane Warne to commentate in PSL?

SYDNEY: Legendary Australian cricketer Shane Warne has denied reports that he will make his Pakistan Super League (PSL) commentary debut in its third edition. Warne’s response came two days after a section of media reported that Shane Warne was selected by the PCB to commentate in the league. In a message on Twitter, Shane Warne…

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Video: Pakistani cricketers’ earnings over past 4 years disclosed

LAHORE: Watch this video to have a better understanding of how much Pakistani cricketers have earned during the past 4 years and how much has PCB spent on them.  According to records, Asad Shafiq has earned the most among the players.

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National T20 tournament from Nov 11

LAHORE: The National T-20 Cup cricket tournament will commence from November 11 at Rawalpindi under the aegis of Pakistan Cricket Board. Eight teams namely Karachi, Region Whites, Faisalabad Region, Lahore Region Whites, Lahore Region Blues, Peshawar Region, FATA Region, Rawalpindi Region and Islamabad Region will participate in the tournament, said a spokesman for the PCB…

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Future of the Women in Green

By Arsalan Iqtidar Khan  Who would have thought 5 years back that team of girls from Pakistan would go on to beat a team from a country which holds proper domestic circuit down under in New Zealand. Like every field women are coming forward and showing their skills in cricket. We are still far behind…

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Pak post issues stamps to mark cricket teams success in Champions trophy

LAHORE: Pakistan Post on Thursday issued a set of three commemorative stamps along with a souvenir sheet to commemorate the historic victory of Pakistan cricket team in the Champions trophy. The stamps and the souvenir sheet were launched at an impressive ceremony at the Gadaffi stadium which was attended by Federal Minister for Postal Service,…

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Phenomenal rise of the Men in Green in the shortest format of the game

By Arsalan Iqtidar Khan Pakistan played Australia in the must win (by huge margin) match in the WT20 2016. The match ended with subdued speculation of poor performance from many seniors in the team who didn’t want Afridi to go on a high. This hearsay was further fueled by Shoaib Malik, who explained during the…

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Pakistan, Sri Lanka reach Lahore for third T20

LAHORE: The cricket teams of Pakistan and Sri Lanka reached Lahore to play the third and final Twenty20 game of the three-match series, Samaa reported. The two teams were escorted from Lahore Airport to the hotel under tight security. They reached Lahore via separate international flights. Administration of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and law enforcement…

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Cricket: Security tight as Sri Lanka land back in Pakistan

Sri Lanka’s cricket team arrived in Lahore under heavy security Sunday to play the final Twenty20 of a three-match series, eight years after they were attacked by gunmen there. The team and their officials were taken to a five-star hotel in a bomb-proof bus with hundreds of security guards on the roads and at the…

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VIPs please don’t ask for free passes: Najam Sethi

LAHORE: Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board Najam Sethi urged VIPs not to demand free passes for the upcoming Pakistan-Sri Lanka T20 clash to be played on Sunday. In a tweet message, Sethi thanked fans for their overwhelming support for the upcoming T20 clash to be played at the Gaddafi stadium between Pakistan and Sri Lanka. In…

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PCB names squad

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Tuesday named a 15-member squad for the upcoming ACC Youth Under-19 Asia Cup scheduled to be held in Malaysia from November 8 to 20. The junior selection committee headed by Basit Ali selected the 15-member squad and four reserve players for the event, said a press release issued here….

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Pakistan eyeing to whitewash Sri Lanka ODI series today

SHARJAH: Pakistan are eyeing to whitewash Sri Lanka series in the last one-day international of the series to be played in Sharjah today (Monday). Pakistan cricket team notched up their eighth consecutive victory in ODI on Friday, by defeating Sri Lanka with seven wickets in fourth match of five-ODI series. Meanwhile, Sri Lanka’s bad run…

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PCB confirm bookie’s approach to Sarfraz Ahmed

Sharjah: A top Pakistan cricket official Saturday confirmed a national team player was approached by a bookie with an offer of fixing which was reported to the anti-corruption unit. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi said the matter was being dealt with by his board and the International Cricket Council (ICC). “A player was…

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Babar Azam celebrates birthday with teammates

Babar Azam celebrated his 23rd birthday with his teammates in Abu Dhabi, Samaa reported. The pictures of his birthday celebrations were posted on the Twitter page of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). Most of the pictures had Babar Azam posing with his team mates and cake all over his face. Pakistan team celebrated Birthday of @babarazam258…

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Sri Lanka’s players opposed to visiting Pakistan: report

Sri Lanka’s players have indicated strong reluctance to travel to Lahore for the third T20I against Pakistan, by signing a letter that requests the match be moved to a neutral venue, a leading cricket news website report claimed on Saturday. According to cricinfo, SLC officials are likely to attempt to convince the players to tour….

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PCB names Hong Kong World Sixes squad

LAHORE: he national cricket selection committee headed by Inzamam ul Haq has selected Pakistan’s 7-member squad along with 2 reserve players to participate in the Hong Kong World Sixes cricket tournament being played from October 26- 29, 2017 in Hong Kong. Sohail Tanvir will lead the side whose other members are, Sohail Khan, Jahid Ali,…

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Chairman PCB urges fans to ‘have faith’ in the young Test team

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi has asked fans to be patient and “have faith” in the young Test side, which played and lost its first series after the retirement of the legendary duo of Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan. According to a private news channel, it is said that in the absence of…

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Inzamam in hot water for mentoring brother’s franchise in unofficial league

LAHORE: Chief Selector Inzamam ul Haq is in a bit of hot water with Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for agreeing to mentor a cricket team in an unofficial 10-over cricket league. The new T10 professional cricket league was launched in Dubai on Tuesday. Inzamam ul Haq’s brother Intizar ul Haq has bought a franchise namely…

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