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  • kaneria s appeal against life ban fails

    Kaneria's appeal against life ban fails

    Cricket | May 06, 2014 17:45 IST

    LONDON: Former Essex and Pakistan bowler Danish Kaneria has failed in his bid to overturn a life ban from cricket for breaking anti-corruption rules.   Kaneria was banned for life in 2012 by the England and

  • waqar younis back as pakistan coach

    Waqar Younis back as Pakistan coach

    Cricket | May 06, 2014 18:11 IST

    ISLAMABAD: Waqar Younis received a second shot as Pakistan cricket coach on Tuesday. Younis was the coach for 18 months, leading the team to the semifinals of the 2010 World Twenty20 and 2011 World Cup,

  • pcb hopes to earn 300 million by 2023

    PCB hopes to earn $300 million by 2023

    Cricket | April 11, 2014 20:27 IST

    ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Cricket Board has avoided bankruptcy and expects to earn about $300 million by 2023 after getting assurances from test playing countries during an ICC board meeting in Dubai.   PCB chairman Najam Sethi

  • pcb conditionally supports reforms in icc

    PCB 'conditionally' supports reforms in ICC

    Cricket | April 10, 2014 22:31 IST

    ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Cricket Board on Thursday "conditionally" supported the proposal of three major cricketing countries in bringing changes to the future governance and financial structure of the ICC.   Out of the 10 full members

  • pcb chairman summons hafeez moin zaheer

    PCB chairman summons Hafeez, Moin, Zaheer

    Cricket | April 03, 2014 14:08 IST

    Lahore: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi is meeting head coach Moin Khan, captain Mohammad Hafeez and chief cricket consultant Zaheer Abbas Thursday to hear them out the reasons for the team's failure to

  • pak cricket board dissolved chairman zaka ashraf removed

    Pak Cricket Board dissolved, chairman Zaka Ashraf removed

    Cricket | February 10, 2014 16:47 IST

    Lahore: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today dissolved the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) constitution and removed PCB chairman Zaka Ashraf from his post. The present board has been charged of presenting a weak stand before

  • ashraf restored as pakistan cricket board s chairman

    Ashraf restored as Pakistan Cricket Board's chairman

    Cricket | January 15, 2014 19:21 IST

    Islamabad:  A court has deepened the turmoil within the Pakistan Cricket Board by restoring Zaka Ashraf as chairman, according to local media.   Geo Television says Ashraf was reinstated by the two-member divisional bench of the

  • pcb misses out on 1.5m by not touring safrica

    PCB misses out on $1.5m by not touring SAfrica

    Cricket | November 04, 2013 6:35 IST

    Islamabad: The Pakistan Cricket Board missed out on at least $1.5 million after its short tour of South Africa could not go ahead because of the PCB chairman's suspension.   "We could have earned $1.5 million

  • qasim resigns as pcb selection panel chief

    Qasim resigns as PCB selection panel chief

    Cricket | July 04, 2013 17:50 IST

    Islamabad, July 4: Pakistan chief selector Iqbal Qasim has resigned a day after choosing the national team for the tour of West Indies.Pakistan Cricket Board acting chairman Najam Sethi says in a statement on Thursday

  • pakistan to launch talent hunt for fast bowlers

    Pakistan to launch talent hunt for fast bowlers

    Cricket | April 12, 2013 21:54 IST

    Islamabad, Apr 12: Pakistan's hunt for fresh, young and talented fast bowlers is to be launched Saturday in different cities of the country, according to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).PCB officials told Xinhua Thursday that

  • lorgat to be consultant for ppl

    Lorgat to be consultant for PPL

    Cricket | December 10, 2012 16:35 IST

    Karachi, Dec 10: The Pakistan Cricket Board has succeeded in convincing former ICC CEO Haroon Lorgat to become a consultant for its Twenty20 Premier League scheduled for next year.A source in the Board told PTI

  • safrica refuses to change dates of pakistan s tour

    SAfrica refuses to change dates of Pakistan's tour

    Cricket | October 24, 2012 14:20 IST

    Islamabad, Oct 24: Cricket South Africa has turned down Pakistan's request to change the dates of its tour of the republic so as not to clash with the first Pakistan Premier League next March.The Pakistan

  • pcb chief urges visas for india series

    PCB chief urges visas for India series

    Cricket | September 08, 2012 10:27 IST

    Islamabd, Sept 8 : Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief on Friday urged the visiting Indian Foreign Minister S. M. Krishna to ensure  that cricket fans should get visas to watch the  first series between the

  • misbah dropped from world twenty20

    Misbah dropped from World Twenty20

    Cricket | July 11, 2012 18:49 IST

    Islamabad, Jul 11: The Pakistan Cricket Board has dropped test and one-day captain Misbah-ul-Haq as he wasn't in the preliminary list of 30 players for the World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka.Misbah was also not considered

  • pak to play 3 odis 3 t20s with australia in uae

    Pak to play 3 ODIs, 3 T20s with Australia in UAE

    Cricket | July 05, 2012 18:40 IST

    Islamabad, Jul 5: Pakistan will play three one-day internationals and three Twenty20 matches against Australia between Aug. 28 and Sept. 10 in the United Arab Emirates.   The Pakistan Cricket Board released the schedule on Thursday,

  • pcb approves deficit budget at general body meeting

    PCB approves deficit budget at General Body meeting

    Cricket | June 21, 2012 21:09 IST

    Karachi, Jun 21: The Pakistan Cricket Board, at its Annual General Body meeting, has approved a deficit budget of Rs 700 million and introduced stringent new regulations to govern the domestic circuit.The General Body meeting,

  • pcb denies differences with coach dav whatmore

    PCB denies differences with coach Dav Whatmore

    Cricket | May 03, 2012 9:14 IST

    Lahore, May 3: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)  has denied reports that it has sought any explanation from head coach Dav Whatmore for the fitness tests conducted of players including former captain Mohammed Yousuf last

  • pcb to ask kaneria to answer fixing allegations

    PCB To Ask Kaneria To Answer Fixing Allegations

    Cricket | February 21, 2012 8:11 IST

    Islamabad, Feb 21: The Pakistan Cricket Board has asked legspinner Danish Kaneria to reappear before its integrity committee and respond to allegations he was involved in fixing county matches.A judge in London sentenced Essex bowler

  • stop wasting time convincing bcci former icc chief tells pak

    Stop Wasting Time Convincing BCCI, Former ICC Chief Tells Pak

    Cricket | January 22, 2012 21:37 IST

    Dubai, Jan 22 : Former ICC President Ehsan Mani has advised the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to stop “wasting time” in trying to convince the BCCI for resumption of bilateral cricket ties between the two

  • we are not running after bcci to resume cricket ties pcb

    We Are Not Running After BCCI To Resume Cricket Ties : PCB

    Cricket | January 11, 2012 8:05 IST

    Karachi, Jan 11: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday said there was nothing bigger than India-Pakistan matches for cricket fans in Pakistan but refuted suggestions that it was running after the BCCI for the