Zaka Ashraf, the Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Management Committee, on Friday, January 19, announced his decision to resign from the post. Ashraf opened up on his decision to quit after a managing committee meeting of the board in Lahore on Friday. He had taken over as PCB chief role from Najam Sethi in June last year. Sethi, himself, came into the scheme of things after Ramiz Raja was sacked in an unceremonious manner.
Former Pakistan cricketer and ex-Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Ramiz Raja has question the selectors over the decision to separate the “worldwide famous” opening pair of Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan. Slamming the PCB, he asked how Pakistan has benefited by the move.
Australian batter Marnus Labuschagne has confirmed that he is fit for the Boxing Day Test against Pakistan despite taking a nasty blow on the fingers during the opening Test in Perth, which the Aussies won by 360 runs.
Fakhar Zaman (126 not out off 81) scored a brilliant hundred as Pakistan beat New Zealand by 21 runs [DLS method] in a rain-shortened match number 35 of World Cup 2023 at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Saturday, November 4.
Pakistan beat Bangladesh by seven wickets in match number 31 of the 2023 World Cup at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Tuesday, October 31. With the win, Babar Azam and co. kept their semi-final hopes alive while knocking Bangladesh out of contention for a place in the top four.
South Africa survived a late batting collapse to register a thrilling one-wicket win over Pakistan in match number 26 of World Cup 2023 at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Friday, October 27. Batting first after winning the toss, Pakistan only managed 270 on the board as a number of their batters got starts, but failed to convert them into big scores.
Afghanistan rewrote the record books by registering their maiden ODI win over Pakistan in the 2023 World Cup match at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Monday, October 23. Coming up with a dominant performance, Afghanistan chased down a seemingly challenging target of 283 in 49 overs with eight wickets in hand, registering their second won of the competition.
Openers David Warner and Mitchell Marsh hammered tons while Adam Zampa claimed four wickets as Australia thumped Pakistan by 62 runs in match number 18 of the 2023 World Cup at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Friday, October 20. With their second consecutive win, the Aussies moved up to fourth position in the points table while Pakistan slipped to fifth.
India’s bowlers and Rohit Sharma combined as the Men in Blue hammered Pakistan by seven wickets in match number 12 of the ICC ODI World Cup 2023 at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Saturday, October 14.