The tournament, facing the constant threat of the COVID-19 pandemic, will feature 16 teams divided across four groups and is being held in the Caribbean for the first time. India are in Group B.
Ramiz Raja's proposal is likely to be rejected for now as there is no space for such a tournament in the next Future Tours Program cycle of ICC, which has already been finalised.
Nida Dar was chosen the Women’s Cricketer of the Year award for her all-round performances. Shaheen Shah Afridi bagged the Impactful Performance of the Year for his 3/31 against India in T20 World Cup 2021.
Mohammad Hafeez says decision to retire not influenced by the opinion of Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ramiz Raja, who wanted Hafeez and Shoaib Malik to retire after the 2019 World Cup.
Mohammad Hafeez represented the nation in 392 international matches, amassing 12,789 runs and taking 253 wickets. He will continue to be available for franchise cricket around the world.
Pakistan got better of India for the first time ever in any World Cups, hammering the arch-rivals by 10 wickets in a lop-sided contest in UAE. Pakistan eventually lost to Australia in the semifinals.
Joe Root and Kane Williamson have also been shortlisted for the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy which will be announced on January 24.
India failed to defend 237 against Pakistan in their second match of the ACC U19 Asia Cup 2021 at Dubai. Muhammad Shehzad, who hit 81 off 105 for Pakistan, won the player of the match award.
Abid Ali complained of chest pains while batting in a Quaid-e-Azam Trophy match and was rushed to hospital. A stent has been inserted in one vein and he will undergo another small procedure before being discharged.
Pakistan cricketer Yasir Shah was named in an FIR a couple of days back for aiding his friend Farhan in kidnapping a minor girl, raping her and making compromising videos. Both Yasir and his friend are absconding since then.
Playing for Central Punjab, Abid Ali was batting on 61 when he complained of chest pains twice during a Quaid-e-Azam Trophy match on Tuesday. Abid was rushed to the hospital in Karachi immediately.
The girl complained to the police that Yasir's friend Farhan kidnapped her at gunpoint, raped her and made videos. She also claimed Yasir helped Farhan and asked her to keep quiet about the whole issue.
Muhammad Huraira, 19 years and 239 days, reached the milestone in 327 balls on the third day of the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy match between Northern and Balochistan. Batting great Javed Miandad holds the Pakistani record.
The New Zealand cricket team had abandoned their tour of Pakistan earlier this year due to security reasons. The Blackcaps will now make good that in the next cycle.
West Indies cricket team was hit hard by COVID-19. On the day of arrival in Pakistan, three players and a support staff member tested positive. And on Thursday morning, more positive cases were revealed.
Pakistan produced a stunning chase to eclipse West Indies' 207/3 in 18.5 overs in the third and final T20 International match at Karachi on Thursday. Catch highlights of PAK vs WI cricket match here.
A decision on the further commencement of the tour will be decided after a meeting between the CWI and PCB officials on Thursday. All the latest five positive cases have been sent into isolation for 10 days.
Check match and telecast details of the third and final T20 International cricket match between Pakistan and West Indies. Pakistan are looking for a 3-0 series sweep.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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