Pakistan

  shares Imad Wasim conceded just eight runs in his four overs © AFP Despite mounting speculation about Imad Wasim‘s fitness over the last two days, the allrounder appears set to go to the World Cup with Pakistan. A chronic knee injury means he hasn’t yet passed the fitness test that 22 probables underwent on
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10:49 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff The Pakistan women’s team will have a new batting coach for their upcoming ICC Championship fixture against South Africa. Former Pakistan first-class cricketer and coach Iqbal Imam has put in charge of the batsmen, replacing Andy Richards. A statement from the PCB said Imam’s appointment had been made “in light
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12:14 PM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Umar Akmal will part with 20 percent of his match fee for the fifth ODI against Australia after having breached a team curfew ahead the match in Dubai. The PCB said he pleaded guilty to the charge and accepted the sanction imposed by Talat Ali, the team manager. “I am
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12:33 PM ET Imran Khan, the Pakistan prime minister and patron of the PCB, has rejected the board’s new proposed domestic cricket model, insisting that departments should have no role in the game. The PCB put together a model in which department teams such as HBL, WAPDA and PIA would remain relevant stakeholders alongside regional
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2:22 PM ET Another fast bowler from Pakistan, what’s new? Mohammad Hasnain is just 18 years old and can clock over 150kph which is getting people excited. He shot into prominence at Pakistan Super League playing for Quetta Gladiators following his youth career with Pakistan Under-16s and Under-19s in the last three years. He is
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6:52 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff A new PCB women’s selection committee chaired by Urooj Mumtaz will also include former players Asmavia Iqbal and Marina Iqbal, the PCB announced. Asmavia was already part of the what is now an all-women committee. Jalaluddin and Akhtar Sarfraz, who were the other two members, have now been replaced by
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  shares The two Ws, Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis, have a laugh © Getty Images Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis, Pakistan’s two highest wicket-takers in international cricket, will receive the Hilal-e-Imtiaz, the country’s second-highest civilian award, later this month. The Pakistan government announced on Monday that along with Akram and Younis, legspinner Yasir Shah
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  shares Pakistan have rested six players, including regular captain Sarfaraz Ahmed, for the ODIs against Australia in the UAE, and Shoaib Malik will lead the side. The decision to rest several players, chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq said, was taken largely to ensure they got adequate rest before the World Cup. As many as four players
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  shares The Gaddafi Stadium was scheduled to host three PSL 2019 matches © Getty Images The three Pakistan Super League 2019 matches scheduled to be held in Lahore have been moved to Karachi following the recent political and military tensions between Pakistan and India, which has resulted in airspace around Lahore to be closed.
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