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All-experienced Azhar Ali takes the reins, aims to prioritize Test cricket

Newly appointed Test captain Azhar Ali says outgoing Sarfaraz got his full support. "It would be my priority that our players would focus on red...

PCB apologises for its insensitive tweet after Sarfaraz’s removal

The tweet contained a GIF of Fakhar Zaman dancing with other players while Sarfaraz is seen leaving the field. PCB said the tweet was a...

Here’s how twitter reacted to Sarfaraz’s removal from captaincy

The Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) announcement on Friday of removing Sarfaraz Ahmed from captaincy in Test and T20Is format hit the cricketing fans of Pakistan like...

PCB sacks Sarfaraz as captain, Azhar, Babar to lead in Test, T20Is formats

“There is no bigger honour than to captain the Pakistan national cricket team,” says Azhar Ali. “It is my responsibility to take forward Sarfaraz...

Imam-ul-Haq says speedster Akif is the new find of National T20 Cup

Akif claimed three wickets, leading his side to victory against Southern Punjab. Imam-ul-Haq was awarded the Man-of-the-Match award for his half century. Pakistan’s opening batsman...

Sarfaraz likely to be dropped from Test squad against Australia

Misbah-ul-Haq has completed preliminary consultation for the T20I and Test series against Australia. Mohammad Rizwan and Adnan Akmal are being considered as possible replacement. Pakistan...

Sri Lankan legend Ranatunga applauds PCB, criticises own board over ‘upsetting’ remarks

Ranatunga says PCB should not take Sri Lankan Cricket's officials statements 'too seriously.' The World Cup hero says SLC is not doing enough to...

PCB appoints Nadeem Khan to support Misbah-ul-Haq

Khan will not be part of the national selection committee nor will have a say in selection matters. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has appointed...

PCB clarifies comments on Ahmed, Umar Akmal selections

PCB says it is saddened on the comments made by Senator Mushahidullah Khan about Ahmed, Akmal selections. PCB clarified its position on the Senate...

Senator alleges Misbah was forced to pick Umar, Shehzad for Sri Lanka T20Is

Senator Mushahidullah says Misbah-ul-Haq didn't want to pick Ahmed Shehzad, Umar Akmal. Senate Standing Committee have expressed displeasure over Pakistan 3-0 whitewash against Sri...