Thursday, 19 September 2019

Tag Archives: PCB

Azhar Ali’s captaincy to be reviewed post Australia tour: PCB

Azhar Ali

SYDNEY: The chairman of the PCB has said that the captaincy of the national one-day team skipper Azhar Ali will be reviewed after the Australian tour. “Once the Australian tour is over we will review the captaincy issue and take a decision on it,” Shaharyar Khan said. “I don’t want ...

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Inzamam invites FICA officials to visit Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chief Selector Inzamam-ul-Haq has invited the officials of Federation of International Cricketers’ Associations (FICA) to visit Pakistan and check the security situation themselves. Inzamam’s statement was in reaction to FICA’s report which was issued earlier suggesting overseas players not to participate in the final of ...

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PCB slams FICA for ‘careless and cavalier’ approach

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday slammed Federation of International Cricketers’ Associations (FICA) over their ‘careless’ approach in handling the matter of international teams visiting Pakistan. FICA earlier on Tuesday had issued a report which strongly suggested that overseas players decline to participate in the 2017 Pakistan Super ...

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Lahore to stage PSL final, confirms PCB

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirmed that the final of this year’s Pakistan Super League would be held in Lahore on March 9. The PCB has confirmed that they are now working on the plans to bring the international players to the country, and if the players are not ...

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No retirement plans for evergreen Boom Boom Afridi

The Pakistan veteran vows to play on and says he isn’t holding out for a farewell match. The ongoing saga surrounding Shahid Afridi’s playing future has rolled on after the Pakistan veteran vowed he had no plans to call time on his two-decade long career. Afridi hasn’t represented the national ...

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Salman Butt deserves a recall, says Waqar Younis

LAHORE: Former Pakistan fast bowler and coach Waqar Younis believes Salman Butt should be recalled to the national team based on his recent form, now that he has served his ban for spot-fixing. Waqar was Pakistan’s coach during the infamous Lord’s Test in 2010, when Salman was found guilty of ...

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We are capable of beating Aussies, says Misbah

KARACHI: Despite a crushing series defeat in New Zealand, Misbah-ul-Haq remains upbeat ahead of the challenging three-Test assignment against Australia which gets underway with a pink-ball Test in Brisbane from December 15. Pakistan were thrashed 2-0 by New Zealand in the two-Test series which concluded earlier this week in Hamilton. ...

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PCB asks Misbah to continue as skipper for Australia tour

KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has asked long-serving Test captain, Misbah-ul-Haq to lead the national team till the tour of Australia after which it would look into appointing his successor. According to a reliable source in the board, Misbah was asked to continue as captain until the series in ...

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