PSL 2020: Multan Sultans bring in Joe Denly, James Vince to replace COVID-19 positive Mahmudullah, James Vince
Both Bangladesh spinner Mahmudullah and England batsman Vince had tested positive for COVID-19 in their pre-departure tests conducted in their respective countries and were ruled out of the competition.
The all-rounder was scheduled to fly to Pakistan via Dubai on Sunday night, but he has instead gone into self-isolation after his COVID-19 tests returned positive.
South African du Plessis last visited the country in 2017 and led the ICC World XI in a three-match Twenty20 series in Lahore.
PCB chief Ehsan Mani admits financial discrepancies of around Rs 200 crore in first two editions of PSL
In remarks before the committee and later to the media, Mani admitted that there were financial bungling in the first two editions of the PSL to the tune of around PKR 200 crore.
The main objection of the franchisees is that the PCB, despite repeated assurances, had failed to modify the financial model of the league.
IPL 2020: Shahid Afridi rues absence of Pakistani cricketers in a 'big platform' like Indian Premier League
In a report published in the Pakistani media, Afridi said that the IPL is a big platform for any player to get exposure, gain experience and improve.
PCB's Shoaib Naved said that the three defaulting PSL franchises would not be part of the governing council or any discussions until they cleared their dues.
Akmal was banned after the Pakistan Cricket Board’s disciplinary committee found him guilty of two charges of violating the anti-corruption code just before the start of PSL 2020
Umar Akmal is presently serving a three-year ban for not reporting spot-fixing approaches
The Pakistan Cricket Board has called in a meeting with the six franchises on Thursday in which the fate of the remaining matches of PSL 5 will be discussed, with focus on the broadcasting expenses.
Haider Ali wants to emulate inspiration Rohit Sharma, 'The thing I like best is when he crosses 50, he moves on to a 100, and then he's thinking of 150, and even 200. That's what I want to do: to think about getting big scores, and when I get there, aim for even bigger ones.'
Pacer Sohail Khan made a return to the national side after four years as Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced a 29-player squad for three Tests and as many T20Is.
Umar Akmal's appeal against three-year ban to be heard by former Supreme Court judge on 11 June, says Pakistan Cricket Board
Batsman Umar Akmal's appeal against his three-year ban will be heard on 11 June by former Supreme Court judge Justice (retd) Faqir Muhammad Khokhar as independent adjudicator, the Pakistan Cricket Board announced on Friday.
PCB had banned Akmal from all forms of cricket last month after its disciplinary panel found him guilty of not reporting corrupt approaches ahead of the Pakistan Super League earlier this year
Roy played a Pakistan Super League match on 7 May which took place behind closed doors in Lahore just before the pandemic halted international sports across the globe.
Najam Sethi also claimed that Umar Akmal put himself above the team despite being a supremely talented cricketer.
Former Pakistan captain Mohammad Yousuf criticises PCB's appointment of Misbah-ul-Haq to dual role of coach and selector
Yousuf also alleged that Misbah didn't want Azhar in the ODI squad because they were similar batsmen
PCB receives apology from media rights partner for allowing live stream of PSL 2020 on betting website
The Pakistan Cricket Board on Sunday said it has received a formal apology from its media rights partner for subletting live streaming of PSL 5 to a UK-based betting company, which had kicked up a controversy, according to sources.
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.
Umar Akmal needs to change his attitude, show total commitment and focus to become a regular in Pakistan team, says Misbah-ul-Haq
Pakistan head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq has advised Umar Akmal to change his attitude and said the senior batsman needs to show commitment towards the game to become a regular member of the national team.