Hafeez to undergo bowling test

2015-01-10 17:33

The Pakistan Cricket Board chairperson says Mohammad Hafeez will undergo official testing of his bowling action later this month.

PCB seeks early Amir return

2014-11-20 20:00

The PCB has asked the ICC to allow fast bowler Mohammad Amir to play in domestic cricket before his five-year ban ends.

Butt begs PCB to help end ban

2014-11-11 16:03

Dsgraced former captain Salman Butt expected the PCB to help him get an early end to his ban for spot-fixing.

PCB backs miserable Misbah

2014-10-13 11:26

Pakistan's cricket board have backed struggling test and one-day skipper Misbah-ul-Haq to lead the team at next year's CWC.

Tigers urged to send 'any' team

2014-10-07 11:36

Pakistan's cricket chief has urged Bangladesh to send 'any' team to his country as they seek to bring back international matches.

PCB to investigate Shahzad

2014-09-04 16:00

The PCB will set up a committee to look into a religious spat between Ahmed Shehzad and Sri Lankan counterpart Tillakaratne Dilshan.

Pakistan get CL T20 invite

2014-07-16 12:20

Pakistan will send its domestic T20 champions Lahore Lions to play in the Champions League to be held in India in September.

PCB to cash in on India link

2014-06-30 19:02

Najam Sethi says Pakistan will earn $450 million in the next eight years, mainly from hosting four series against India.

Misbah gets top PCB contract

2014-06-05 14:20

Pakistan Test and limited-overs captain Misbah-ul-Haq is among five players given top category A contracts by the PCB.

Court reinstates PCB chief

2014-05-21 12:08

Pakistan's Supreme Court has restored Najam Sethi as the country's cricket chief, four days after he was ousted by a lower court.

Pakistan, India series back on

2014-05-14 19:00

Pakistan have confirmed six full series of cricket against India with official backing, the first since the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks suspended play between the teams.

Khan slams Waqar appointment

2014-05-08 21:14

Former interim coach Moin Khan has hit out at the Pakistan Cricket Board after he was overlooked for the national side's top job.

Waqar Younis back as coach

2014-05-06 14:47

Pakistan cricket chiefs have appointed fast bowling legend Waqar Younis for a second spell as national head coach.

Misbah backed as ODI captain

2014-04-30 13:18

Pakistan's cricket chief has backed Misbah-ul-Haq as one-day captain, saying he would lead the side to next year's World Cup.

PCB consider backing revamp

2014-04-10 20:30

The PCB would support a move to reorganise the ICC on the condition of being granted the chance to play bilateral series.

PCB offered 'Big Four' role

2014-04-08 12:08

Pakistan's cricket chief Najam Sethi has said his predecessor spurned an offer by India to join the so-called "big three".

Latif named PCB chief selector

2014-02-26 14:27

The PCB has appointed former Test captain Rashid Latif as chief selector and tasked him with helping in the fight against corruption.

Khan appointed Pakistan coach

2014-02-11 19:00

Pakistan have appointed former captain Moin Khan as the head coach of the national team, replacing Australian Dav Whatmore.

Ashraf removed as PCB chair

2014-02-10 13:02

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif has removed Zaka Ashraf as chairperson of the PCB and appointed an 11-member ad-hoc committee.

Sohail named Pakistan selector

2014-02-04 13:35

Former Pakistan captain Aamir Sohail has been appointed chief selector of the country's national cricket team.

PCB searching for new coach

2014-01-21 17:04

Pakistan cricket authorities began the hunt for a new head coach for the national team, a day after Dav Whatmore's tenure ended.

Pakistan ready to tour India

2013-12-18 20:34

PCB chief Najam Sethi has reiterated his stance to revive ties with arch-rivals India, saying the team is ready to cross the border.

Whatmore to dump Pakistan

2013-11-12 14:25

Pakistan coach Dav Whatmore will leave his job at the end of February, the country's cricket board has said.

Sethi back as PCB chairperson

2013-11-04 17:00

The PCB have announced that Najam Sethi will stay on as chairperson until the next hearing of the Islamabad High Court.

Court suspends PCB chair

2013-10-29 11:36

A court Tuesday suspended the caretaker chairperson of the Pakistan Cricket Board, the second time in five months.


Ex-PCB boss rues negligence

2014-12-17 17:34

Nasim Ashraf regrets that a failure to deal with bowlers with suspect actions had resulted in the loss of Saeed Ajmal.

Ajmal's action still iffy

2014-11-15 18:49

A biomechanics expert revealed that Saeed Ajmal still needs to work on his illegal bowling action despite modifying it.

PCB to probe Afridi comments

2014-10-14 13:41

Shahid Afridi will be investigated for comments which fuelled speculation about the future of captain Misbah-ul-Haq.

PCB confirm England series date

2014-10-08 13:21

Pakistan will host England for a full series of tests and limited-overs matches in the United Arab Emirates from next October.

Unfit Afridi fined by PCB

2014-09-23 19:13

Pakistan cricket authorities have fined 12 players, including Shahid Afridi and Umar Akmal, for failing to meet fitness standards.

Pakistan cancels T20 league

2014-08-26 19:16

Pakistan cricket authorities have canceled their ambitious Twenty20 league project due a lack of time to schedule the tournament.

PCB to elect new cricket chief

2014-07-10 14:06

Pakistan cricket's administration crisis took a fresh turn after Najam Sethi was removed as chief of PCB for the third time.

PCB upset at Ireland snub

2014-06-11 16:00

Pakistan has expressed disappointment after Ireland cancelled a scheduled tour following a militant siege on Karachi airport.

PCB to probe 'missing' $200K

2014-05-26 17:06

Pakistan's cricket chiefs began an inquiry into the spending of $200 000 during the tenure of former chairman Zaka Ashraf.

Ashraf takes charge of PCB

2014-05-19 16:01

Pakistan coach Waqar Younis and batting coach Grant Flower's futures hang in the balance after Zaka Ashraf took charge of the PCB.

PCB hire Ahmed as spin coach

2014-05-12 13:43

The PCB have appointed Mushtaq Ahmed as its new spin bowling coach after the World Cup winner lost the role for England.

Pakistan to host Kiwis in UAE

2014-05-07 15:55

Pakistani cricket officials announced details of their series against New Zealand in the United Arab Emirates later this year.

Malik seeks life ban review

2014-04-30 18:02

PCB have promised to review the life ban imposed in 2000 on former Test captain Salim Malik for match-fixing.

Waqar gets Ul-Haq's backing

2014-04-24 17:20

Inzamam-ul Haq has backed Waqar Younis to be given another chance as the country's national cricket coach.

Latif snubs PCB post

2014-04-09 13:09

Former Test captain Rashid Latif refused to take over as chief selector, just nine days after he was supposed to join the PCB.

Pakistan to host Oz in UAE

2014-03-14 14:10

Pakistan will host Australia in a month-long series that will be contested in the United Arab Emirates, the PCB has said.

PCB dismisses Butt's comments

2014-02-18 19:44

The PCB have distanced itself from a "sons of pigs" reference to India, England and Australia made by former chairman Ijaz Butt.

PCB appointment slammed

2014-02-11 17:23

Former Pakistan captain turned politician Imran Khan has lashed out at the country's newly reappointed cricket chief.

PCB feel 'cheated' by CSA

2014-02-08 20:49

Pakistan cricket chief Zaka Ashraf has said he felt "cheated" after CSA abandoned their opposition to controversial reforms.

Pakistan blasts ICC plan

2014-02-03 20:03

The PCB have lashed out over controversial plans to reform cricket's governing body, describing the proposed revamp as unjust.

Court reinstates ex-PCB chief

2014-01-15 16:30

A Pakistan court has restored suspended Pakistan cricket board chief Zaka Ashraf, official media have said.

Misbah backed by PCB

2013-11-21 17:26

PCB boss Najam Sethi has backed Misbah-ul-Haq to retain his role as captain until the next World Cup in 2015.

Sethi given one month at PCB

2013-11-07 21:00

Najam Sethi's appeal against his suspension as PCB chairperson was adjourned by the Islamabad High Court.

Pakistan to give SA a miss

2013-11-03 19:30

The Pakistan Cricket Board will miss out on at least R15.29 million after its short tour of South Africa could not go ahead.

Pakistan keen on short SA tour

2013-10-28 10:32

The Pakistan Cricket Board is keen to schedule a short limited-overs tour to South Africa next month, according to a report.

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go! - shop online today

Valentine’s Day gifts – 14 Feb!

Gifts to spoil him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

Games on Sale!

Save up to 60% on selected games. While stocks last. Shop now!

Up to 30% off All Textbooks

Save up to 30% off an extensive range of prescribed textbooks for all major universities and FET colleges. Shop Now!

Save up to 40% on outdoor accessories!

Tents, sleeping, day packs and more. While stocks last. Shop now!

30% off fragrances

Get 30% off fragrances for him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.