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ICC Anti-Corruption Unit official grills Mansoor Akhtar over alleged spot-fixing charges

Steve Richardson made an unexpected appearance at the National Stadium on Friday where Mansoor Akhtar was called for questioning/interview.

Babar Azam elevated to Pakistan vice-captaincy, Sarfaraz Ahmed retained as captain

Babar Azam has been named as vice-captain for Pakistan's home series against Sri Lanka, which will be held from 27 September to 9 October. Sarfaraz Ahmed has been retained as captain.


PCB waiting for details from SLC on security threat on Lankan players: Reports

Pakistan is banking on the tour by Sri Lanka to also convince foreign players to come and play the entire Pakistan Super League's 5th edition in Pakistan.

Sri Lanka's tour of Pakistan faces uncertainty after terrorist threat alert

Hours after the announcement of squads, Sri Lanka Cricket said that the upcoming tour of Pakistan is being "reassessed" following an intimation of a possible terrorist threat received from the Prime Minister's Office.

Pakistan Minister alleges India's threat caused Sri Lankan players to drop out of tour

Fawad Hussain alleged that the Sri Lankan players were confronted by the Indian authorities and told they would be pulled off the IPL roster if they were agreed to play in Pakistan.

Pakistan spin legend Abdul Qadir dies of cardiac arrest

Abdul Qadir, the former Pakistan leg spinner, died after a cardiac arrest at the age of 63 on Friday in Lahore.


Waqar Younis likely to be appointed as Pakistan bowling coach

Former captain Misbah-ul-Haq and former Test opener Mohsin Khan reportedly appeared in person for the Pakistan head coach's position while Australian batsman Dean Jones was interviewed on Skype.

Azhar Ali hints at reversing retirement decision

"Pakistan have struggled and I think the primary reason for this is the retirement of two senior players/batsman. Their retirements made a difference not just in batting but in other ways as well," Azhar Ali said.

'Not mentally prepared' to be Pakistan head coach, Waqar Younis applies for bowling coach job

"I have applied for the position of bowling coach because I think I can contribute a lot in this area. Frankly speaking, I am not averse to being the head coach but this time, to be honest, I am not mentally prepared for it," Waqar Younis has said.

Grant Flower pinpoints worst things about living in Pakistan

Grant Flower, who has been Pakistan's batting coach since 2014, identified Babar Azam and Haris Sohail as the two best batsmen he has worked with in the country. Outside cricket, however, Flower said there are things about the country he will not miss.

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Asia Cup T20: Game Changers Pakistan

With Asia Cup being played in a T20 avatar for the very first time keeping ICC World T20 in mind, the tournament gets even more important than it usually does. With two tournaments of such stature being played back-to-back, it becomes important for the squad to be shuffled appropriately and not allow fatigue to creep […]