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Pakistan recall Kamran Akmal, Razzaq for World T20


July 12th, 2012 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 12 (IANS) Pakistan Wednesday included controversial wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal, opener Imran Nazir and all-rounder Abdul Razzaq in the list of 30 probables for the World Twenty20 in Sri ... Read more...

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Graham Onions may walk into first Test team


January 10th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 10 (IANS) Graham Onions, called in following an elbow injury to Tim Bresnan, may walk into the England team for the first cricket Test against Pakistan if he ... Read more...

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Haider questions Akhtar, Afridi’s comments on Pak cricket


October 8th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Wicket-keeper Zulqarnain Haider, who had infamously fled from Pakistan's series against South Africa last year, has questioned former players Shoaib Akhtar and Shahid Afridi's ... Read more...

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PCB backs day-night Test matches


May 11th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 11 (IANS) As the International Cricket Council (ICC) ponders the prospect of floodlit Test matches, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will also be pushing for a green signal ... Read more...

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Former Pak cricketers urge India, Pak governments to revive cricket ties


April 18th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr 18(ANI): Former Pakistani cricketers feel an India-Pakistan cricket series is possible at a neutral venue later this year if both governments work out modalities.India had severed cricket links with ... Read more...

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Akram offers to help Pak pacers Junaid, Wahab during World Cup 2011


February 24th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 24(ANI): Former Pakistan bowling great Wasim Akram has offered his services to the national team management to help groom two left-arm pacers in Pakistan's World Cup squad- Junaid Khan and ... Read more...

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Afridi right man to lead Pakistan, says Akram


February 5th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) Former captain and legendary fast bowler Wasim Akram feels that Shahid Afridi is the right man to lead the Pakistan team in the cricket World Cup."The Pakistan ... Read more...

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‘China committed to building two more units at Pak’s Chashma Nuclear Plant’


December 21st, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 21 (ANI): China is committed to construct Unit no.3 and Unit no.4 of the Chashma Nuclear Power Plant (CHASNUPP) in Pakistan, Board of Investment (BoI) Chairman Saleem Mandviwala has said.Addressing ... Read more...

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Pakistan board distances itself from tainted trio


October 20th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi/Islamabad, Oct 20 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Wednesday decided to distance itself from three tainted players - Salman Butt, Muhammad Asif and Muhammad Aamer - who are currently being probed ... Read more...

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PCB has failed to educate players on spot-fixing: Mani


September 14th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Former International Cricket Council (ICC) president Ehsan Mani Tuesday said the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has failed to convey ICC's anti-corruption message to its players. Mani said Pakistan cricketers ... Read more...

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PCB failing to get anti-corruption message to players: Ex-ICC president Mani


September 14th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.14 (ANI): Ehsan Mani, the former President of the ICC from Pakistan, has said that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has failed to get the anti-corruption message through to its players.In ... Read more...

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Pak fast bowler Irfan still awaiting NOC from PCB to play for Kolkata in IPL


September 11th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept 11 (ANI): Pakistan fast bowler, Mohammad Irfan, has been waiting for a no-objection certificate (NOC) from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), to finalize a 75,000 dollar deal with Indian Premier ... Read more...

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PCB to take action after British police investigation is over: Sharad Pawar


August 30th, 2010 - 11:09 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug.30 (ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) President Sharad Pawar on Monday said that the Pakistani Cricket Board (PCB) would be able to take appropriate action in the spot-fixing scandal only after ... Read more...

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Murali to play another three years


August 30th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 30 (IANS) Muttiah Muralitharan -- having done all the hard work and accomplished just about everything a bowler could dream of, including a record 800 Test wickets -- is ... Read more...

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Strauss describes 2006 Oval Test as an ‘unfolding train wreck’


August 18th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 18 (ANI): England captain Andrew Strauss has described the 2006 Oval Test against Pakistan as a "slowly unfolding train wreck" that left an indelible stain on cricket's history books. The ... Read more...

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Younis Khan challenges Pakistan board’s ban


March 25th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, March 25 (IANS) Younis Khan Thursday challenged Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) decision to ban him indefinitely. Younis, a former captain, has filed a plea against the ban, handed down by the PCB ... Read more...

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Pakistan Board bans Younis and Yousuf for life


March 10th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, March 10 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has banned two of its world-class batsmen, Younis Khan and Mohammad Yousuf, from playing international cricket for life and barred former captain Shoaib ... Read more...

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Waqar Younis accepts PCB’s offer to don full time coach cap


February 28th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb.28 (ANI): Former Pakistan speedster Waqar Younis has accepted the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) proposal to don the national cricket team's chief coach's cap."I have received a proper offer from the ... Read more...

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Waqar open to coaching Pak cricket team fulltime


February 20th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 20 (ANI): Pakistan bowling legend Waqar Younis, who was the team's bowling and fielding coach during the disastrous trip of Australia, is ready to don the mantle full time, if ... Read more...

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Pakistan players can still join IPL, says Modi


January 26th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) Indian Premier League chairman and commissioner Lalit Modi said the recent auction does not suggest that the doors of cash rich Twenty20 league are shut on Pakistani ... Read more...

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Pakistan board summoned over players’ participation in IPL


December 13th, 2009 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Dec 13 (IANS) Jamshed Dasti, chairman of the National Assembly's Standing Committee on Sports, has asked the Pakisan Cricket Board (PCB) top officials to appear at the Parliament House hearing December ... Read more...

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Pakistan board hopeful its players will join in IPL


December 10th, 2009 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Kahlid Hussain Karachi, Dec 10 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is hopeful about the participation of their players in the Indian Premier League (IPL).A PCB spokesman said there are hopes that ... Read more...

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Pakistan Board seeks bilateral tours, India finds no time


November 2nd, 2009 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, Nov 2 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt met Indian cricket board president Shashank Manohar here Monday and requested for the resumption of bilateral ties between the two neighbours. Board ... Read more...

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ICC will never support two-tier Test system: Pakistan board


October 24th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 24 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is confident that the game's governing body will never approve a proposed two-tier Test system that is said to be pushed by cricket's ... Read more...

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Pakistan board not doing much to revive international cricket at home


August 12th, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, Aug 12 (IANS) Pakistan's cricket management has done little to ensure that international teams return to the country in the aftermath of this March's terrorist attack on Sri Lankan ... Read more...

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PCB unlikely to take action against fixing accusers


August 8th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 8 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board is unlikely to take any legal action against former players who have voiced fears of players being involved in match-fixing during the ongoing tour ... Read more...

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Pakistan board exam sheets sold as scrap: report


July 3rd, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Quetta, July 3 (IANS) Answer sheets of the high school exam conducted by the Balochistan Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education were found here being sold as scrap, a media report said. The ... Read more...

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Pakistan board satisfied with Sri Lanka security cover


July 1st, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, July 1 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has given the green signal to the security arrangements being made for the safety of its cricketers in Sri Lanka.Ijaz Butt, ... Read more...

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PCB too late in saving World Cup hosting rights: Lorgat


May 28th, 2009 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) The International Cricket Council's (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat has said the Pakistan board's efforts to salvage their right to co-host the 2011 World Cup have come ... Read more...

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Cricket: Malaysia offers Pakistan two alternative playing venues


April 17th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Apr.17 (ANI): Malaysia has offered two of its ICC-recognised venues to Pakistan so that it can fulfil its international commitments and hold matches that were cancelled in the aftermath of ... Read more...

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Pakistan unlikely to host 2011 World Cup


March 3rd, 2009 - 10:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 3 (ANI): In the wake of Tuesdays terror attack on the Sri Lankan cricketers in Lahore, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has expressed serious doubts over the fitness of ... Read more...

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Disgruntled Miandad quits as director general of Pakistan board


January 28th, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Jan 28 (IANS) Javed Miandad has decided to quit as Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) director general after a disagreement with the board chairman Ijaz Butt over his role. Miandad told IANS ... Read more...

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Pakistan name uncapped Amin in one-day squad


January 12th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan.12 (ANI): Pakistan have included uncapped batsman Umar Amin in a 15-man squad for the one-day series against Sri Lanka this month. Amin has been rewarded for his excellent performances in ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka to announce Pakistan tour programme today


January 6th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.6 (ANI): As the mystery behind the delay in announcing the tour itinerary by the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) continues, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is likely to get a ... Read more...

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PCB considering to clear dope-tainted Asif


December 31st, 2008 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Dec 31 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is considering to clear dope-tainted fast bowler Mohammad Asif.The PCB suspended Asif earlier this year after he failed a dope test while playing ... Read more...

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