Saturday, 11 July 2020

Tag Archives: PCB

PCB Advises Danish Kaneria To Approach ECB

LONDON: The PCB on Friday advised banned Test leg-spinner Danish Kaneria to approach the England Cricket Board (ECB) if he wants to resume playing club or domestic cricket. A desperate Kaneria, banned since 2012, wants to resume cricket activities to earn his livelihood but the PCB said it can’t do much since the punishment ...

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Kamran Akmal blames bias for not being able to make return

BIRMINGHAM: Wicketkeeper batsman Kamran Akmal has said that he has not been able to make a comeback into the Pakistan team because of bias that “couple of coaches” have had against him in the recent past. Akmal, who last played for Pakistan in April 2017, was not included in the ...

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Pakistan cricket squad undergoes COVID-19 testing in England

MANCHESTER: Pakistan cricket team after reaching England has undergone COVID-19 testing at Worcestershire. After landing in Manchester the squad traveled via bus to reach Worcestershire, said a spokesman of the Pakistan Cricket Board here. England and Wales Cricket Board medical penal conducted the Corona Virus tests of twenty players and ...

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PCB rejects BCCI’s suggestion to postpone PSL for Asia Cup

DUBAI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has clarified that it will not be postponing the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 6 in a bid to host 2020 Asia Cup next year. An official from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had recently suggested that the PCB postpones it’s ...

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Three Pakistani players test positive for coronavirus

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirmed that three players – Shadab Khan, Haris Rauf, and Haider Ali – have tested positive for COVID-19. The PCB, in a statement, said: “The players had shown no symptoms until they were tested in Rawalpindi ahead of the Pakistan men’s national cricket team’s ...

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Shoaib Malik allowed to join team late in England

BIRMINGHAM: Veteran all-rounder Shoaib Malik has been allowed to join the Pakistan squad in England late after spending time with his family whom he has not met for five months due to the coronavirus crisis, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said. Malik has been stuck in Sialkot while his wife, ...

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PM Imran Khan clears cricket team’s England tour

MANCHESTER: Prime Minister Imran Khan has told Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ehsan Mani that the Pakistan team should go to England for the Test and T20 series as people want to see cricket and other sports activities to resume despite the coronavirus pandemic. Prime Minister Imran Khan on today ...

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PCB to provide financial aid to pacer Hasan Ali

(Photo by Philip Brown/Getty Images) LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on said pacer Hasan Ali is responding well to the virtual rehabilitation session being conducted for recuperation of his back injury and might return to competitive cricket sooner than expected. The board also announced it will provide financial assistance to ...

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Aqib Javed: Cricket System is rigged against whistle-blowers

LAHORE: Former fast bowler Aqib Javed has claimed that the Pakistan cricket system punishes whistle-blowers, reiterating that the reason he was kicked out of the national setup at the peak of his career and then was never appointed the head coach was due to his aversion and criticism of corruption ...

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Pakistan cricket greats back Umar Akmal ban

LAHORE: Pakistan cricket legends Zaheer Abbas and Javed Miandad have backed Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)’s decision to ban middle-order batsman Umar Akmal for the period of three years over corruption charges. The 29-year-old was banned for breaching Article 2.4.4 of the (PCB)’s Anti-Corruption code. He had failed to disclose corrupt ...

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