Sunday, 19 November 2017

Tag Archives: PCB

England should be Pakistan’s neutral venue: President ICC

LONDON:  Former International Cricket Council (ICC) president Zaheer Abbas has advised the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to opt England as a neutral venue for Pakistan to host their home series. Zaheer expressed these views during an exclusive interview to The Nation here on Monday and said: “In my opinion, the ...

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PSL ‘Spirit Trophy’ unveiling ceremony today

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DUBAI: The trophy unveiling ceremony of the second edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL) will be held in Dubai on Monday (today). President of PSL’s Governing Council Najam Sethi and captains and owners of all five franchises – Karachi Kings, Islamabad United, Quetta Gladiators, Peshawar Zalmi and Lahore Qalandars – ...

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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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