Pakistan PM Imran Khan defends decision to tweak cricketing structure in country, confident of its success after initial 'teething problems'
The Pakistan Prime Minister said he wants to see Pakistan cricket belong where it should belong once its talent is properly groomed and there is a system to ensure only quality players come forward.
England vs Pakistan: We should definitely tour Pakistan if it's safe to do so, says ECB chief Ian Watmore
Watmore, who succeeded Colin Graves as ECB chairman, begun his tenure on Tuesday by announcing a series of Board updates.
Of the total budget, 25.2 percent has been allotted for domestic cricket, 19.3 percent for international cricket, 5.5 percent for women's cricket, 19.7 percent for PSL 2021 and 1.5 percent for Medical and Sport Sciences.
PCB planning to launch joint bid with UAE to host ICC events in 2023-2031 cycle, says chairman Ehsan Mani
The Pakistan Cricket Board is planning to launch a joint bid for five to six ICC events along with its counterpart from the UAE, according to PCB chairman Ehsan Mani.
PSL 2020: PCB chief Ehsan Mani hopes hosting entire league in Pakistan will allow country to 'aggressively bid' for ICC events
The return of premier domestic Twenty20 cricket in Pakistan is a step toward bidding for a major ICC event, the chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board said Wednesday.
West Indian star Chris Gayle terms Pakistan 'one of the safest places in the world' weeks after return of Test cricket to nation
Big-hitting West Indies batsman Chris Gayle has endorsed Pakistan as "one of the safest places" in the world, weeks after Test cricket returned to the country after a decade.
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Coach Rumesh Ratnayake praises Pakistani hospitality, says smooth tour will encourage other teams to pay a visit
Sri Lanka's trouble-free tour of Pakistan amid presidential-level security has paved the way for other cricket teams to play in the country, according to Sri Lanka coach Rumesh Ratnayake.
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Visitors' coach Rumesh Ratnayake feels successful tour will help host nation attract other teams
Sri Lanka's interim head coach Rumesh Ratnayake feels his side's trouble-free limited overs tour of Pakistan will encourage other nations to send their sides to this part of the world.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Behind Pakistan's decline in international cricket, sorry history of domestic decadence
The more you learn about the domestic game in Pakistan the more you realise how much of a miracle it is that just over the past five years that Pakistan have topped the ICC Test and T20I rankings and won the Champions Trophy. Yet these are oases in the desert.
PSL 2019: PCB officials express delight over international stars travelling to Pakistan for remaining matches
Cricket-mad Pakistan is welcoming a host of foreign stars who defied security fears and Indian-Pakistani tensions to feature in the last eight matches of its domestic Twenty20 League, starting in Karachi from Saturday.
IMG Reliance Sunday pulled out from broadcasting the Pakistan Super League (PSL) in protest against the Pulwama terrorist attack.
PCB forced to move Australia ODIs from Pakistan to UAE after Cricket Australia's concerns over security
Pakistan cricket authorities were forced to schedule all five one-day internationals against Australia in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) after the Aussies refused to visit the Asian country over security fears.
The six franchises of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) have rejected a proposal of the Cricket Board to have female cheerleaders for the fourth edition to be played in the country and UAE.
Bangladesh to send squad to Pakistan for Emerging Teams Asia Cup after being assured of security by PCB
Bangladesh will send a cricket squad to Pakistan for the first time in three years, officials said Thursday after receiving assurances from their counterparts about security.
India refuse to travel to Pakistan for Asian Emerging Nations Cup citing security concerns, to play their matches in Sri Lanka instead
Pakistan will host six matches of the Asian Emerging Nations Cup in December after India refused to play in the country citing security concerns.
Highlights, PSL 2018 final, Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi at Karachi, Full cricket score: IU clinch second title
Wahab's brought back in the 17th over, which is a mere formality, and the pacer gets to do the moustache-stroking celebration one last time in the tournament by castling Talat with a full-toss off the first delivery. Faheem Ashraf walks out to bat, and hits the winning six off the fourth delivery that he faces, hooking it over the square-leg fence. Islamabad United beat Peshawar United by three wickets, and lift the PSL trophy for the second time.
Highlights, PSL 2018, Karachi Kings vs Peshawar Zalmi, Eliminator 2 at Lahore, Full cricket score: Zalmi qualify for final
Wahab Riaz bowls the final over, and he starts off with a no-ball called for height, as Ingram cops a blow on his abdomen. Ingram though, lobs the ball down the ground for a single, bringing Denly back on strike. Denly gets a thick leading edge, which sends the ball high up in the air, with Denly getting only a double as the ball is cut off near sweeper point. Swing and a miss for Denly off the third delivery, with Riaz bowling a slower bouncer on the occasion. Denly gets a boundary off the fourth delivery, but it is of little use for Karachi. Single to Denly off the fifth ball, guiding it towards fine-leg for a single. Ingram smacks the ball down the ground for a four, but it does little good for the chasing side as Karachi end up 13 runs short of the opposition's total with as many as eight wickets left in their kitty, with Denly batting on 79 off 46. Peshawar Zalmi win by 13 runs, and meet Islamabad United in the final of PSL 2018 at the National Stadium in Karachi!
Highlights, PSL 2018, Peshawar Zalmi vs Quetta Gladiators, Eliminator at Lahore, Full cricket score: Zalmi win by 1 run
Peshawar Zalmi win by one run! Quetta Gladiators have been eliminated. Phew. Drama. Drama. This was an unbelievable cricket match. This could easily have been a nightmare for Liam Dawson. Anwar miscued one but the long on fielder put it down. Luckily for him, he recovered well and threw the ball towards the non striker's end and Dawson run Hamza out. 25 off the final over. No prizes for guessing who the favourites are. Quetta Gladiators need 28 off 12
PSL 2018: Moin Khan lashes out at overseas players refusing to travel to Pakistan for playoffs, final
Former Pakistan Test captain Moin Khan has lashed out at the overseas players who refused to travel to Pakistan for the two playoffs and final match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL).
PSL 2018: Team owners express unhappiness over overseas players' lack of commitment; suspect preparation for IPL
A few team owners in the ongoing Pakistan Super League (PSL) are not happy with the attitude of some of their overseas signings, who they suspect are not going all out to avoid fitness/fatigue issues before the lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL).