Sri Lanka cricket team gets 'green light' from defence ministry for Pakistan tour

Sri Lanka’s cricket board on Thursday said it will go ahead with its tour of Pakistan despite fears that players could be the targets of terror attacks during the... Read more »

Sarfaraz Ahmed to continue as skipper, Babar Azam named vice-captain for Sri Lanka series

Sarfaraz Ahmed, the wicket-keeper batsman, has been retained as Pakistan captain while Babar Azam has been named as the vice-captain for the home series against Sri Lanka, a press... Read more »

'Sri Lanka have committed to touring Pakistan,' says Ehsan Mani

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ehsan Mani allayed concerns that the Sri Lankan team would back out from the forthcoming tour a day after Sri Lanka Cricket reported receiving... Read more »

Wahab Riaz takes 'indefinite break' from red-ball cricket

Left-arm fast-bowler Wahab Riaz on Thursday announced he has withdrawn from the Quaid-i-Azam Trophy and has decided to take an indefinite break from red-ball cricket. “After reviewing my past... Read more »

Sri Lanka name depleted squads for Pakistan tour

Sri Lanka on Wednesday named depleted squads for a six-match tour of Pakistan, after 10 top players opted out citing security concerns. Lahiru Thirimanne has replaced one-day international skipper... Read more »

Sri Lanka select squads for Pakistan tour as 10 players bow out of participation

The Sri Lankan cricket board on Monday announced the selection of a T20 and One Day International (ODI) squad to tour Pakistan as 10 players excused themselves from playing... Read more »

Former cricketer Abdul Qadir Khan dies of cardiac arrest in Lahore

Former leg-spin maestro Abdul Qadir Khan died of cardiac arrest at the age of 63 in Lahore, his family confirmed on Friday. Khan’s son Salman Qadir confirmed the demise... Read more »

Bangladesh women's cricket team to tour Pakistan in October: PCB

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday announced the dates of upcoming matches between Bangladesh and Pakistan women’s cricket teams that are to be played at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium.... Read more »

Stokes's stunning century sees England to one-wicket win in Ashes thriller

Ben Stokes was the hero yet again as his incredible unbeaten century saw England to a thrilling one-wicket win in the third Ashes Test at Headingley on Sunday. England... Read more »

Pakistan to host Sri Lanka for limited over series

Pakistan will host Sri Lanka for six limited over internationals starting next month, the two cricket boards said on Friday, another step towards reviving international cricket in Pakistan after... Read more »