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Scandal-hit Australia vow ‘hard but fair’ series against Pakistan

Skipper Tim Paine vowed Australia will play “hard but fair” against Pakistan they embark on their first Test tour since a ball-tampering scandal and with fresh controversy raging following allegations by England’s Moeen Ali. The squad jetted out late Wednesday for their first Test series since the ill-fated tour of South Africa early this year, […]

Ehsan Mani: New Chief of PCB

So the result is out and as it was clear that Ehsan Mani former ICC president will be the chief of Pakistan Cricket Board. Afzal Haider (Retired Justice) conducted the elections as election commissioner. During a meeting at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium. Mani, who was Prime Minister Imran Khan’s pick,  got elected unopposed for a tenure […]

Welcome Mr.360 and Australian Mega Stars to PSL

There is no denying that Pakistan Super League (PSL) is slowly but surely becoming the best domestic league in the world. As Pakistan Super League is getting bigger and better every year, the number of superstars in the league keep on increasing as the league continues, with a decent competition between the bat and ball. […]

No Kohli vs. Amir This Year

Indian captain and one of the living legends of modern era King Kohli has been left behind to rest for the upcoming Asia Cup which will be held in UAE. The Indian squad will be led by one of the most dashing openers of one day cricket, Rohit Sharma with Shikhar Dhawan deputizing, BCCI confirmed. […]

Shoaib Akhtar (Rawalpindi express) Makes a Comeback for Qalandars

The former star of Pakistan cricket and the fastest bowler of the world Shoaib Akhtar made a ‘comeback’ for Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Lahore Qalandars in Gujranwala Stadium on Tuesday. The speed star bowled during the ongoing talent hunt by the Qalandars across the country. Currently, the selected team of Qalandars including Akhtar is […]

PCB Chairman: Mani Vs. Asad Ali khan

Much has changed since last ten days, Najam Sethi has resigned as chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), and a new candidate (Ehsan Mani) has been nominated by the PM. Sethi finally opted to step down last Monday. Just hours later, Imran Khan, announced that he had nominated Ehsan Mani as chairman of the […]

Evolution Instead of Revolution in Pakistani Cricket

In a typical Pakistan Cricket Board style, an early exit from the World Cup saw the face of the national team completely changed. The PCB doesn’t do things by halves and they certainly didn’t do this time. First to go was Waqar Younis – The Burewala-born Pakistani coach, did not seek a contract renewal, he […]

Who is Ehsan Mani?

Ehsan is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (England & Wales) having qualified in 1970. He is a past Chairman & President of the International Cricket Council 2003-06. He chaired the ICC Finance Committee (1996-2002) and led in the commercialization of ICC Events by raising over $2bn from the sale of the ICC […]

PCB Chairman, Najam Sethi, Resigns

PCB has a history of being run by people with irrelevant experiences and Najam Sethi tops the charts there. But things are changing massively “in” Pakistan and “for” Pakistan. Najam Sethi, a seasoned journalist, and the Chairman of PCB, Najam Sethi, recently resigned from his position as the Chairman. Well, it was pretty much evident that something like this […]

T10 League Gets International Cricket Council (ICC) Sanction

Sharjah, 7 August 2018: T10 League organizers today announced that International Cricket Council (ICC) has officially sanctioned the second season of T10 League to be held from 23 November 2018 in Sharjah. The apex body’s validation comes as a shot in the arm for the league that will have two new teams making them to […]

Imran Khan Meets the Officials of Regional Cricket Association

Imran Khan today met with the Regional Cricket Associations’ Presidents (RCA). In addition to receiving their best wishes for his much-awaited innings as the Prime Minister of Pakistan in a few days from now, he was also in receipt of the grievings of the RCAP regarding Najam Sethi and Shakil Sheikh. According to sources, RCAP […]

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Central Contracts 2018-19

Media Release PCB announces its Centrally Contracted Players list for the 2018-19 season.  The Central Contracts Selection Committee comprising Director Cricket Operations Haroon Rashid, National Chief Selector Inzamam Ul Haq & Director Academies Mudassar Nazar, had recommended and Chairman PCB  Mr. Najam Sethi has approved the attached list of players listed with Categories. The 2017-18 […]

Reports : Ahmad Shahzad Tested Positive for Doping

By Atiya Riffat Pakistani opener Ahmed Shehzad tested positive for doping, a few reports in the media said on Wednesday. As indicated by reports, dope trial of Shehzad has come positive for utilization of denied substance after he was tested amid domestic cricket season. Senior games journalist Saleem Khaliq broke the news via his official […]