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Faisal Hasnain appointed PCB CEO for three years

Former ICC Chief Finance Officer Faisal Hasnain has been named as the new Pakistan Cricket Board(PCB) CEO for three years. Hasnain has a experience of working with ICC as CFO in two stints and was actively involved in sale of governing body’s commercial rights for 2007-2015 and 2016-2023 cycles.
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newscricket3 months ago

England to play seven T20Is in 2022 tour of Pakistan

England will play two additional T20Is on their tour of Pakistan in September and October 2022, apart from the originally planned five-match T20I series. Earlier in October, England had backed out of the two-match T20I series in Pakistan, citing the mental health issues of the players in the squad.
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newscricket3 months ago

Australia set to tour Pakistan for the first time in 24 years

Australia is set to tour Pakistan in March-April 2022 for three Tests, three ODIs and a one off T20I, as announced by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Monday, November 8. It will be Australia’s first tour of the country since 1998, when they had won 1-0 and 3-0 in three Tests and as many ODIs.
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newscricket3 months ago

India vs Pakistan | Imran Khan shared his experience with us ahead of the T20 World Cup 2021, says Babar Azam

Ahead of high-pressure clash against Indian on Sunday, Pakistan captain Babar Azam has revealed that country's Prime Minister had a meeting with the team in which he shared his mindset while going into the 1992 World Cup and winning it. Notably, Pakistan have never defeated India at T20 World Cup.
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newscricket3 months ago

Asia Cup 2023 will be played in Pakistan, says PCB chief Ramiz Raja

The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) has decided to allot the hosting rights of Asia Cup 2023 to Pakistan. Jay Shah, President of the Asian Cricket Council chaired the meeting, and it has been decided that the tournament to be played in the ODI format, will follow a T20 Asia Cup in Sri Lanka in 2022.
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newscricket3 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Change in management shouldn’t have happened before a mega event like T20 World Cup, says Hasan Ali

Pakistan pacer Hasan Ali has said that the resignations of Misbah-ul-Haq and Waqar Younis came at the wrong time and it shouldn’t have happened before a crucial tournament like T20 World Cup. He further added that the Pakistan team has a good combination plus the ability to beat any team.
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newscricket4 months ago

Afraid if India stops funding ICC, then PCB might collapse, says Ramiz Raja

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ramiz Raja has said that if the BCCI stops funding the ICC, then the PCB might collapse as PCB doesn’t fund to the international governing body. Raja also revealed of a a blank cheque offer for the PCB, if Pakistan manage to beat India in T20 World Cup on October 24.
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newscricket4 months ago

AFG vs PAK | Afghanistan Cricket Board chairman Azizullah Fazli to meet Ramiz Raja to organize white-ball bilateral series

Afghanistan Cricket Board chairman Azizullah Fazli will meet his Pakistani counterpart Ramiz Raja on Sunday in Lahore to explore the options for a white-ball series. Afghanistan was due to host Pakistan in Sri Lanka in early September but the series was cancelled after the Taliban takeover.
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newscricket4 months ago

We have always tried to accommodate the interests of the game, others simply don't, states Babar Azam

Pakistan skipper Babar Azam expressed his disappointment on Twitter, over New Zealand and England’s recent withdrawal from their limited-overs series in the country. The New Zealand series was called off minutes before its start in Rawalpindi last week, with NZC citing security concerns.
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newscricket4 months ago

We’ll have a back-up plan for England’s 2022 tour of Pakistan, says PCB chairman Ramiz Raja

PCB Chairman Ramiz Raja has recently stated that Pakistan will have a back-up plan for England’s tour in 2022, in case England opts out of the series. Ramiz Raja also confessed that it was a feeling of being used and then binned throughout the last week for the Pakistan Cricket Board.
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