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PSL spot-fixing: PCB questions Mohammad Sami

PSL spot-fixing: PCB questions Mohammad Sami

In a latest twist in the ongoing spot-fixing probe related to the Pakistan Super League’s 2nd edition, the Pakistan Cricket Board summoned fast bowler Mohammad Sami before its anti-corruption tribunal for questioning. Sami, who plays for Islamabad United in PSL, arrived at the PCB headquarters earlier today, where he was questioned by the anti-corruption unit in relation to the corruption […]

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Pakistan announces squad for ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2018

Pakistan announces squad for ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2018

The Pakistan Cricket Board has announced the squad for the upcoming ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2018. The Junior Selection Committee headed by Basit Ali, has selected a 15-member squad and four reserve players for the mega tournament. The U-19 team will feature in a three-match ODI series against Australia on December 27, 29 and 31, 2017 and later will […]

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PCB seeks $70mn from BCCI for unplayed cricket series

PCB seeks $70mn from BCCI for unplayed cricket series

The Pakistan Cricket Board has filed a law suit to the ICC, claiming up to $70 million for missed series in 2014 and 2015 from Board of Control for Cricket in India after the country failed to attend two series as part of MoU signed between two nations. The PCB sent a legal notice to the International Cricket Council on […]

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PCB gears up to file a case against BCCI

PCB gears up to file a case against BCCI

The India Pakistan cricket rivalry isn’t happening anytime soon, but seems like the respective cricket boards have taken matters into their own hands as the government of India refuses to play against Pakistan. According to the PCB chairman Najam Sethi, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will file a case against the BCCI for not honoring the MoUs signed mutually by […]

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PCB to host 3 PSL matches in Pakistan

PCB to host 3 PSL matches in Pakistan

Earlier this year, after a lot of thinking and despite rejections from the players, the Pakistan Cricket Board was able to successfully stage the final of the second edition of Pakistan Super League in Lahore, Pakistan. The Gaddafi Stadium hosted the match and that opened the gates of international cricket to Pakistan. After the success of PSL’s 2nd edition final, […]

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Pakistan’s National T20 tournament to start November 11

Pakistan’s National T20 tournament to start November 11

The National T-20 Cup 2017 cricket tournament will commence from Saturday, 11th of this month, at Rawalpindi under the aegis of Pakistan Cricket Board. Eight teams will compete for the title. Teams participating in the National T20 Cup include Karachi, Region Whites, Faisalabad Region, Lahore Region Whites, Lahore Region Blues, Peshawar Region, FATA Region, Rawalpindi Region and Islamabad Region. The […]

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Sharjeel Khan to challenge tribunal’s decision in high court

Sharjeel Khan to challenge tribunal’s decision in high court

A day after Sharjeel Khan’s appeal against the ban over Pakistan Super League’s spot-fixing case was rejected by the tribunal, the opener’s lawyer Shaigan Ijaz vowed to challenge the decision in a high court. Sharjeel, 28 and a regular member of the Pakistan’s national team and Islamabad United, was banned for five years, in August following an investigation by a […]

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Suspended Pakistani cricketer Sharjeel Khan (R) walks with his lawyer after appearing before a tribunal in Lahore on April 14, 2017.


Pakistan cricket authorities have handed spot-fixing evidence to opening batsmen Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif as a court rejected an appeal challenging the investigation. / AFP PHOTO / ARIF ALI        (Photo credit should read ARIF ALI/AFP/Getty Images)

PCB rejects Sharjeel Khan’s appeal against the ban

Since the second edition of the Pakistan Super League ended, Pakistan Cricket Board and its players have been in the news for the fixing saga, involving mostly Islamabad United’s players. PCB, since then, has taken a lot of steps to ensure their cricketers maintain discipline and integrity. The fixing scandal saw Khalid Latif and Sharjeel Khan being caught, and later […]

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PCB slams FICA for regarding Pakistan unsafe for cricket

PCB slams FICA for regarding Pakistan unsafe for cricket

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday slammed FICA (Federation of International Cricketers Association’s (FICA) ) following their advice to international players not to visit Pakistan for the final of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2017 in Lahore on March 5, regarding it a disservice to the cause of cricket in general and Pakistan cricket in particular. The PCB has […]

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Shaharyar Khan hints at Sarfraz Ahmed replacing Azhar Ali as ODI captain

Shaharyar Khan hints at Sarfraz Ahmed replacing Azhar Ali as ODI captain

Pakistan’s performance in the five ODIs against Australia in January could decide Azhar Ali’s future as chief with PCB director Shaharyar Khan saying the board had lost its trust in him. He added that Sarfraz Ahmed, who skipper’s the T20 side, was a “solid alternative” to assume control over the captaincy, maybe in each of the three configurations at whatever […]

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