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  • PCB considering building cricket ground in Shakarparian

    ISLAMABAD: After first shelving plans for a cricket stadium in Shakarparian, which falls within the Margalla Hills National Park, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is now considering a new deal with the Pakistan Environmental Protection Agency (Pak-EPA) and the National Council for Conservation of Wildlife (NCCW) to build a cricket ground in the capital’s greenest area...

    The construction of the cricket ground would violate the...

  • Sports diary: PCB fails to start activities on Women Cricket Ground

    Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif handed over the control of the Women Cricket Ground, Model Town, to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) two years ago to run it for the women cricket activities but the PCB has failed to start any such activity on the ground so far...

    The ground was handed over by Mr Sharif at the Gadhafi Stadium to the then PCB chairman Najam Sethi...

  • Pakistan looks forward to red ball, hard Melboure Cricket Ground pitch: Flower

    Pakistan batting coach Grant Flower says his side is looking forward to a return of the red ball and a hard Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) pitch for the second test against Australia beginning Monday...

    “I don't think that matters it's a different ground, different conditions, and you can't really measure momentum, can you? I'm not sure if it exists,” Khawaja said...

  • Karachi make strong start against Hyderabad in U-16 cricket

    KARACHI: After drawing their opening match two days ago, Karachi made a decent start to dominate Hyderabad in their PCB-PEPSI Cricket Stars Under-16 Tournament fixture at the National Stadium here on Sunday...

    Opting to bat first in the Pool ‘C’ clash, Hyderabad were restri­cted to 219-6 in the first innings quota of 70 overs...

  • CRICKET: REBOOTING DOMESTIC CRICKET

    A failing domestic cricket system? Draft selection to the rescue...

    The draft system of selection has been a hit with the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) as its use in the Pakistan Super League (PSL), Pakistan Cup and now the Quaid-i-Azam Trophy shows...

  • CRICKET: THE RETURN OF INTERNATIONAL CRICKET

    The arrival of a star-studded World XI this week in Lahore to play three T20 games marks the welcome return of international cricket to Pakistan after an agonising span of eight-and-a-half years...

    It was a telling absence as well for those who may not be crazy fans of the game but believe in their heart of hearts that cricket is a key catalyst in breeding social cohesion in a nation that has forever grappled with multiple ethnic,...

  • CRICKET: EATING AND DRINKING CRICKET IN COLOMBO

    Want to be bowled over by a soup named after Muttiah Muralitharan and Imran Khan? Ready to face a Saurav Ganguly food platter? No, no one is inviting you to a buffet in a cricket field but, well, it comes close to that...

    Cricket Club Caf? (CCC as it is popularly known) has definitely led the way to re-invent the sport that the island nation of Sri Lanka venerates — cricket...

  • Strauss appointed England and Wales Cricket Board's cricket committee chairman

    Former England captain Andrew Strauss is back in the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) as cricket committee chairman and will drive the development of the game at all levels as part of his new role...

    The 42-year-old, who was knighted on Tuesday, stepped down as ECB's director of cricket last year to support his late wife Ruth's cancer battle and was replaced by former England spinner Ashley Giles...

  • Pak-India cricket series no time soon, says BCCI secretary

    The secretary Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Anurag Thakur, said on Saturday there is not much possibility of the India-Pakistan series, given the short window ahead of India's tour of Australia, which begins on January 12...

    Thakur, however, said it’s up to Pakistan to make the call, since they are the hosts for the series in accordance with the MoU signed between the BCCI and Pakistan Cricket Board...

  • ‘Return of international cricket to Pakistan will take time’

    KARACHI: Legendary batsman and ex-national skipper Zaheer Abbas admitted on Sunday that it would take a while before international cricket makes a return to Pakistan...

    The president of the International Cricket Council (ICC) — whose year-old tenure ends at the next board meeting in Edinburgh next month — said the security situation in the country is improving but foreign teams are still reluctant to play in Pakistan...

  • It’s time to play night cricket in Ramazan

    ISLAMABAD: With the arrival of Ramazan every year, youngsters in the twin cities start organising night cricket tournaments...

    One of the most famous grounds located in Muslim School at Saidpur Road has been renovated and twenty20 cricket matches are played there these days...

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