Under-pressure PCB went ahead with England tour to ensure resumption of cricket, says board official
Last month, 10 Pakistan players had been left out of the England tour squad after they failed to clear the coronavirus test.
Mohammad Hafeez, Wahab Riaz among six Pakistan cricketers to join team in England after testing negative for COVID-19
While four other Pakistan players including spinner Kashif Bhatti, pacers Haris Rauf and Imran Khan and batsman Haider Ali still remain in quarantine.
Pakistan opening batsman Fakhar Zaman, allrounder Mohammad Hafeez, leg spinner Shadab Khan, wicketkeeper Mohammad Rizwan and fast bowlers Wahab Riaz and Mohammad Hasnain were tested negative for COVID-19 for the second time in three days.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Pakistan's Mohammed Hafeez, Fakhar Zaman among six players found to be negative in COVID-19 retest
Six of the 10 Pakistan cricketers bound for England who tested positive for COVID-19 have now registered negative results on re-testing, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Saturday.
Mohammad Hafeez’s sample tests positive for second time; PCB mulls disciplinary action against senior batsman
The Shaukat Khanum Memorial hospital, which tested the players and officials, did a retest of the earlier sample they had taken from Mohammad Hafeez and it again came positive for COVID-19.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq calls out PCB for reckless treatment of players
A day after the PCB found him positive for the deadly virus, former captain Mohammed Hafeez claimed he had tested negative, which was followed by another positive test
Coronavirus Outbreak: Seven more Pakistan cricketers test positive for COVID-19 ahead of team's departure for England
The Pakistan squad has to leave on 28 June for the series scheduled to be held next month, he said.
Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez says he will delay his retirement if this year’s Twenty20 World Cup is postponed because of the coronavirus crisis.
A source in the board said that plans were to invite 30 to 35 players for the camp out of which 25 will be finally selected for the probable England tour in July/August when Pakistan play three Tests and three T20 Internationals.
PCB chairman Ehsan Mani said at present they don't have the legal authority to call witnesses or check bank accounts and other details to deeply probe corruption cases.
Ramiz hit out at the Pakistan Cricket Board for reintegrating players such as Mohammad Amir, who has served prison time and a long ban from the game for involvement in spot-fixing
Malik and Mohammad Hafeez apparently took offence to a recent interview where Ramiz advised the two senior Pakistan cricketers to retire gracefully from International cricket
Both Hafeez and Malik were recalled to the Pakistan team for the T20 format in February after remaining on the sidelines since last year's World Cup in England
Spot-fixers should be hanged, it is similar to killing someone, says Pakistan batting legend Javed Miandad
Pakistan batting great Javed Miandad has demanded that players who are found guilty of corruption in cricket should be hanged for bringing their country into disrepute.
Misbah-Ul-Haq said that if you are playing as a player you shouldn't be giving such opinion as the ICC and PCB are the authority on these matters and they take decisions as per existing law
Hafeez said in an interview that his main ambition was to play for his country in the World T20 and help them do well in it
The 39-year-old Hafeez on Saturday questioned PCB's decision to offer Sharjeel another chance to play for the national team after completing a two and a half year ban for spot-fixing.
Pakistan seamer Sohail Tanvir hails IPL as world's top T20 league, regrets not playing in tournament beyond first season
Sohail Tanvir said he had learnt a lot as a youngster playing in the first IPL with Shane Warne as his captain.
Mohammad Hafeez requests Pakistan Cricket Board for effective communication with senior players regarding future plans
Former Pakistan skipper Mohammad Hafeez on Tuesday said the senior players are not interested in just hanging around but the PCB should effectively communicate to them if they fit into team's future plans.
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