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Pakistan Twenty20 league likely to be held in Qatar

Advertisements DOHA: As the arrangements are underway to host Football World Cup 2022, Qatar is ready to deal with International Twenty20 cricket as well to host inaugural Pakistan Super League. Advertisements According to Gul Khan, the head of the Qatar Cricket Association, ’70 per cent’ chance is that Doha would …

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Cricket series with India seems impossible now, says Sheharyar Khan

KARACHI: Pakistan Cricket Board has lost hope after the cancellations of talks by Pakistan with India and Chairman Sheharyar Khan has also confesses that now the series seems impossible. Since 2007 no cricket series between Pakistan and India could be possible due to tension over the LOC. Pakistan did play …

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PCB halts Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif on time of return

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) excluded an on time return to international cricket for the banned trio of Slaman Butt, Mohammad Amir and Mohammad Asif ahead of apparent ending of their bans from cricket. The disgraced players are eligible to resume their career on September 2 after having completed their five-year …

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Former Pakistani cricketers against the return of Butt, Asif & Aamir     Pakistani cricketers Salman Butt, Muhammad Aamir and Muhammad Asif might be happy to resume their career after a lapse of five years as their ban is going to end on September 1 but their happiness became grey …

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Sania’s hard work for her success drives me to do the same in cricket: Shoaib Malik

Veteran Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Malik has said that his coming back into form is due to his wife the tennis star Sania Mirza. The all-rounder said that Sania’s hard work, dedication and success as a professional player inspired him to overcome his failure and appear match winner and make a …

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ICC: Salman Butt and Muhammad Asif can resume cricket from September 1

International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced that Pakistani cricketers Muhammad Asif and Salman Butt can resume their international cricket from September 1 as their five-year ban is going to end now. Both the cricketers were involved in spot fixing along with Muhammad Aamir as well after which ICC had put …

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South Africa’s team plan leaked hours before 1st ODI against New Zealand

Just hours before speed star Dale Steyn was ready to devastate New Zealand’s batting line, an anonymous person posted South Africa’s cricket dossier on his Facebook. The person posts the plan which clearly shows South Africa’s idea to get rid of New Zealand’s in form batting line-up. According the sources, …

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Preity Zinta firmly rejects match-fixing allegations against Kings XI Punjab

One of Indian Premier League’s (IPL) franchise Kings XI Punjab co-owner Preity Zinta refuted reports that she had accused several players of the team of match-fixing, NDTV reported on Wednesday. Some recent media reports claimed that the Indian film actress had told the officials of Board of Control for Cricket …

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Cricket may revive after upcoming Pak-India diplomatic talk, says Sheharyar Khan

LAHORE: Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Sheharyar Khan is very hopeful about the revival of cricket between Pakistan and India after a long gap of seven years after the upcoming diplomatic talks between the two arch rivals. Pakistani delegation led by Advisor to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz …

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Shahid Afridi and Saina Nehwal among world’s top 20 charitable sportspersons

Pakistan’s ostentatious all rounder and T20 captian Shahid Afridi and Indian Badminton player Saina Nehwal  included among top 20 most charitable sports stars list for 2015,  DoSomething.org said. Afridi, 35, who has played 27 Tests, 398 ODIs and 82 T20Is for Pakistan, founded Shahid Afridi Foundation (SAF) in 2014 for welfare works. …

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Misbah ul Haq ranked first in Telegraph ‘Test Cricket Captains Ranking’

People called him Tuk Tuk but he was the only one who saved his cricket team when it was on the verge of collapse. He is Misbah ul Haq, who took over the Test captaincy in 2010 when three of Pakistan cricket team players had been banned for spot-fixing. Crafting …

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Pakistan Super League: PCB declares contract categories for players

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has declared the contract categories of the players which will be participating in the upcoming Pakistan Super League (PSL). According to the sources of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), the players have been divided into five categories. The categories include Diamond, Platinum, Gold, Silver and Emerging. …

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Australian captain Michael Clarke to retire after Ashes

Australian Test and One Day captain Michael Clarke has announced his retirement from international cricket at the conclusion of Ashes. “I’ll have one more Test and that will be the end of my career,” told the current Aussie captain after the fourth Ashes Test. “I’m retiring from international cricket. I …

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Stuart Broad strikes, Australia all out at 60

NOTINGHAM: In fourth Test Match of Ashes series, English bowlers smashed the Australian battling line and bowled them out within 19 overs when only 60 runs on board before the end of even first session. In the fourth game of Ashes series at Trent Bridge, the England captain Alastair Cook …

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