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Najam Sethi


Umar Akmal suffers from epilepsy, plays for himself: Najam Sethi

May 01, 2020 10:10 am

Najam Sethi, who was Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman and Head of Executive Committee between 2013 and 2018, said when he took over the reins of the cricket body, the first problem he faced concerned Umar Akmal.

Pakistan upset at being ignored in proposed ICC FTP

December 14, 2017 12:01 am

Pakistan have been alloted just 28 Tests, the joint-lowest of the established Test sides alongside New Zealand, with only Zimbabwe, Afghanistan and Ireland playing fewer games.

PCB's plan to file BCCI compensation claim not on ICC's agenda

October 05, 2017 9:52 pm

"No, it is not on the agenda and if anything Pakistan will put up this issue for finalisation at the next ICC meeting which will be held after Auckland," said a PCB official.

After Pakistan's objection, U-19 Asia Cup moved out of India

August 13, 2017 4:28 pm

Under-19 Asia Cup, which was scheduled to take place in Benglauru in November, has been moved out of India and will now take place in Malaysia. A decision was taken in the Asian Cricket Council annual general body meeting on Saturday.

Najam Sethi elected new PCB chairman

August 09, 2017 2:45 pm

In a unanimous decision by the Board of Governors of Pakistan Cricket Board, Najam Sethi has been elected as the new chairman after no other member of the BoG filed nomination papers for the post.

Pakistan boycott could end with ODIs in Lahore

May 18, 2014 5:26 pm

Hailing Waqar Younis’s return as the coach, Sethi said that it’s the move in the right direction for Pakistan.

If all goes as planned, Pak will host India next year: PCB chief

April 17, 2014 3:11 am

‘Even at this stage, Pakistan’s support (to the ICC revamp) is conditional. It depends on signing satisfactory Future Tours Programmes with the core cricket boards, especially India.’

The new resolution will bring stability in world cricket: N Srinivasan

February 11, 2014 5:05 pm

Srinivasan said that the member nations will stand to gain more out of the new arrangement.

Zaka Ashraf reinstated as Pakistan Cricket Board chairman

January 15, 2014 8:40 pm

After Ashraf's dismissal, the government appointed Najam Sethi as acting chairman.

Pakistan likely to pull out of Asia Cup,WT20 in Bangladesh

December 21, 2013 4:28 am

There are concerns in PCB about situation in Bangladesh and growing anti-Pakistan sentiments.