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Babar should bat in middle-order, says Hafeez

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s veteran all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez reckons prolific batsman and limited-overs skipper Babar Azam should bat in the middle-order as to try different things. Hafeez, who was also appointed Pakistan T20 team captain back in May 2012, shared his opinion that the …

PCB signs 3-year broadcast deal with PTV Sports

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Wednesday that it has signed a three-year satellite broadcast deal with PTV Sports and a separate agreement to secure cable distribution with I-Media Communication Services. “The agreements were signed in the presence of Prime Minister Imran Khan …

Adjudicator appointed for hearing Salim Malik’s appeal

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board has appointed retired Justice Fazal-e-Miran Chauhan as the independent adjudicator for hearing former Test captain Saleem Malik’s appeal in the case concerning the April 2000 conversation transcripts provided by the International Cricket Council. Though the 57-year-old Salim …

Mani, Wasim to meet Imran

KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board Ehsan Mani and CEO Wasim Khan will meet Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday to brief him on all recent cricketing matters and also will get approval from him on the PCB new broadcast deal with Pakistan …

Waqar’s father passes away

LAHORE: Father of Pakistan bowling coach and fast bowling legend Waqar Younus died here on Saturday at a local hospital. The deceased, Mohammad Younus, was admitted to the intensive care unit of a local hospital in a critical condition the other day. …