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Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq’s multiple roles under scanner as PCB implements new ethics code
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Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq’s multiple roles under scanner as PCB implements new ethics code

Misbah is presently head coach and chief selector but the PCB apparently has reservations over his signing on as head coach of the Islamabad United franchise in the PSL.

Umar Akmal suffers from epilepsy, refused treatment in past, reveals former PCB chief Najam Sethi
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Umar Akmal suffers from epilepsy, refused treatment in past, reveals former PCB chief Najam Sethi

Najam Sethi also claimed that Umar Akmal put himself above the team despite being a supremely talented cricketer.

Shahryar Khan interview: 'Wanted a resolution with BCCI through talks rather than legal action'
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Shahryar Khan interview: 'Wanted a resolution with BCCI through talks rather than legal action'

A former career diplomat, Shahryar Khan’s first instinct was to resolve the issue of India’s refusal to engage with Pakistan in bilateral series due to lack of government buy-in with a negotiated solution, but it appears that his wise counsel was ignored and the Board of Governors went along with the approach suggested to them.

Former PCB chairman Najam Sethi insists pursuing compensation case against BCCI was a unanimous decision
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Former PCB chairman Najam Sethi insists pursuing compensation case against BCCI was a unanimous decision

Sethi, who had constantly insisted that Pakistan had the legal base to file the compensation case, came out with the clarification on Twitter after many blamed him for the heavy costs Pakistan cricket has had to incur on pursuing the case.

PCB chief Ehsan Mani says compensation premise was not conclusive after ICC rejects their case against BCCI
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PCB chief Ehsan Mani says compensation premise was not conclusive after ICC rejects their case against BCCI

The PCB had claimed a hefty compensation from BCCI alleging that they didn't honour an alleged Memorandum of Understanding where six bilateral series' between 2015-2023 were agreed.

Ex-PCB chief Najam Sethi issues defamation notice to new chairman Ehsan Mani over accusation of funds' misuse
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Ex-PCB chief Najam Sethi issues defamation notice to new chairman Ehsan Mani over accusation of funds' misuse

The notice sent to Mani claims that the recently-released numbers by the PCB, regarding Sethi's remuneration and benefits received were "incorrect, misleading, grossly exaggerated and deliberately calculated to hurt" his reputation.

Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan nominates Ehsan Mani as PCB chairman after Najam Sethi's resignation
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Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan nominates Ehsan Mani as PCB chairman after Najam Sethi's resignation

Najam Sethi on Monday resigned from the post of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman as Prime Minister Imran Khan nominated former ICC president Ehsan Mani as his successor.

PCB requests Australia, New Zealand to send teams to Pakistan for T20 series
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PCB requests Australia, New Zealand to send teams to Pakistan for T20 series

The two boards have been requested to play the T20 matches of their series in Pakistan to help support the PCB in bringing back international cricket to the country, a PCB official said.

India must play against Pakistan if it wins the case, says PCB chief Najam Sethi
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India must play against Pakistan if it wins the case, says PCB chief Najam Sethi

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is ready to accept any ruling of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Disputes Resolution Committee but wants Indo-Pak bilateral series be added to the Future Tours Programme for 2019-2023 if it wins the case.

PCB chairman Najam Sethi plays down Hasan Ali's antics during flag-lowering ceremony at Attari-Wagah border
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PCB chairman Najam Sethi plays down Hasan Ali's antics during flag-lowering ceremony at Attari-Wagah border

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Najam Sethi today played down pacer Hasan Ali's antics at the Attari-Wagah border during the traditional flag-lowering ceremony.

PCB chief Najam Sethi questions BCCI's decision of not incorporating 'government permission' clause in contract
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PCB chief Najam Sethi questions BCCI's decision of not incorporating 'government permission' clause in contract

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi questioned BCCI's decision of not incorporating the "permission from central government" clause in the alleged contract to play bilateral series that was inked between the two neighbours.

PCB chief Najam Sethi complains about India's 'strict' visa regime; MEA says 'not a big deal'
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PCB chief Najam Sethi complains about India's 'strict' visa regime; MEA says 'not a big deal'

Najam Sethi said, "It has taken me 19 hours to get here and I was subjected to a lot of inconvenience and hardships. If we had been given a proper Visa, it just takes two hours to get here from Lahore."

UAE to host Asia Cup after BCCI fails to secure permission to host Pakistan
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UAE to host Asia Cup after BCCI fails to secure permission to host Pakistan

Asia Cup will now be held from 13-28 September in Dubai and Abu Dhabi after all the member nations of ACC agreed unanimously for the change during a meeting at its Kuala Lumpur headquarters.

PCB officials Najam Sethi, Subhan Ahmad issued visas for ICC meet in India from 22 April
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PCB officials Najam Sethi, Subhan Ahmad issued visas for ICC meet in India from 22 April

Giles Clarke, the head of the ICC's special task force on Pakistan cricket is also due to submit a report on the return of international matches to Pakistan.

PCB hopes of hosting full series by 2020 after successful tour by West Indies
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PCB hopes of hosting full series by 2020 after successful tour by West Indies

Pakistan's cricket chiefs hope the country can host a full series by 2020, after a successful tour by the West Indies sparked hopes of an international revival.

PCB chief Najam Sethi hopeful of hosting more international matches in Pakistan
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PCB chief Najam Sethi hopeful of hosting more international matches in Pakistan

The Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Najam Sethi is hopeful of more countries agreeing to play international cricket in Pakistan when he meets board officials of other nations at the International Cricket Council (ICC) meeting in Kolkata later this month.

PSL 2018: Participation of foreign players still uncertain in play-off matches and final
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PSL 2018: Participation of foreign players still uncertain in play-off matches and final

As the third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) enters its decisive stage, uncertainty remains over how many foreign players will travel to Lahore and Karachi for the two play-off matches and the summit clash.

Pakistan to host three Twenty20 matches against West Indies in Karachi next month, confirms PCB
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Pakistan to host three Twenty20 matches against West Indies in Karachi next month, confirms PCB

Pakistan's cricket chief on Sunday confirmed three Twenty20 internationals with the West Indies in Karachi early next month, taking a giant step towards reviving international series amid improved security in the country.

BCCI refuses to send Indian team to Asia Emerging Nations Cup to be held in Pakistan
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BCCI refuses to send Indian team to Asia Emerging Nations Cup to be held in Pakistan

An official in the PCB said that since India was not willing to send its team to Pakistan, the Asia Emerging Nations Cup could be shifted to either Sri Lanka or Bangladesh.

BCCI turns down ICC's request to reschedule IPL fixtures in Kolkata during annual board meeting
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BCCI turns down ICC's request to reschedule IPL fixtures in Kolkata during annual board meeting

ICC is having its high profile meeting in Kolkata and since it is overlapping with the cash-rich league, world body wanted BCCI to ensure that its members could at least watch a home match of Kolkata Knight Riders.