He had been given a no-objection certificate to play the entire tournament but it has now been revoked by the PCB with the aim of bringing the 19-year old back to play the Quaid-e-Azam trophy
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The tour had suffered a blow after Sri Lanka's government said they received news of a "possible terrorist threat on the Sri Lanka team"
Sarfaraz's post was in trouble after the team under his leadership couldn't make it to the knockout stages of the World Cup.
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The 34-year old has made just four Test appearances since January 2017, his last one being the first Test in October 2018 against Australia in Dubai
Development follows a warning from the prime minister's office of a possible attack on the team
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SLC held a meeting on Monday with the players who were part of the preliminary squad for the tour, to inform them about the security arrangements
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Tributes and condolences poured in from around the cricketing world for Abdul Qadir
The man who revived the art of legspin bowling passed away in Lahore from a cardiac arrest
"But then at certain times you have to assess the strength of the opponent and make your strategy accordingly."
Misbah was named the head coach and chief selector of Pakistan and is also on the verge of becoming Islamabad United's head coach
Waqar Younis also returns as bowling coach but there are likely to be conflict of interest queries around Misbah's appointment
High-profile captains named for each association's team; number of first-class players cut to 96
Three-tiered structure to be spread across the three provinces, beginning with the city associations and ending with talented players moving up to the highest level
The PCB has been given the all-clear for the recent amendment it made to its constitution, allowing, among other things, reforms to domestic cricket
Even as the ICC mulls four-day Tests to make the longest version of the game more popular among its fans, the format itself seems to be shrinking organically
Misbah-ul-Haq has resigned from the PCB cricket committee and applied for the position of head coach of the Pakistan national side
The former batsman has been appointed coach of the U19 side, but his work will extend to overseeing the A team as well as the U16s
Karachi is set to host three ODIs while three T20Is will be staged in Lahore, marking the first international action in Pakistan in 18 months
ESPNcricnfo understands the former Pakistan captain has been offered the role despite lacking the necessary experience, but he is yet to make a decision
Subject to clearance from his state association, Vijay will play the final three games of Somerset's title push
It means the country's prime minister has no power to dissolve the board or remove the chairman, with that clause being removed completely
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