KARACHI: Pakistan opener Ahmad Shehzad failed a drug test conducted during a domestic tournament in April, the cricket authorities confirmed Tuesday, and could face a ban of up to four years. The offence is the latest in a long litany of Pakistani players charged with doping, and is a severe blow to the 26-year-old's stuttering career. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will issue a formal charge sheet "later today" it said in a release, confirming reports in recent days that Shehzad had tested positive for a banned…
LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday announced central contracts to players, with Sarfraz Ahmed making it to the A category, while emerging talent Fakhar Zaman also handed the C category. The central contract will be in effect from July 1, 2017 to June 30th 2018. Left-arm pace Wahab Riaz and opener Ahmad Shahzad have been demoted in view of their inconsistent performances across all formats. Middle order batsman Umar Akmal has been omitted from this year central contracts. The contracts were awarded…
KARACHI: Pakistan's enfant terrible Ahmed Shahzad has once again landed in hot waters as the discarded opener has been fined Rs. 20,000 for showing dissent after being given out in the National One-day Cup in Karachi on Monday. Shahzad reacted to umpire Rashid Riaz's decision after he was given leg-before off his old team-mate Mohammad Hafeez in the match against Sui Northern Gas Pipelines at National stadium. Shahzad looked set for a hundred but had to depart on 71. Shahzad argued with the umpire that the ball was pitched…
KARACHI: Pakistani opener Ahmad Shahzad is celebrating his first marriage anniversary with his gorgeous wife Sana Ahmad on Monday.
KARACHI: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Shehryar Khan has said that Ahmed Shahzad and Umar Akmal were 'spoiled kids' and use to spoil the environment of the dressing room, ARY News reported.
LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) arranged a fitness and training camp at the National Cricket Academy in preparations for the upcoming tour to England, ARY News reported.
LAHORE: Pakistani selectors have replaced Khurram Manzoor with Ahmad Shahzad for the upcoming World Twenty20 in India.
LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided in principle to re-induct out-of-form opener Ahmad Shahzad in the World T20 squad.
AUCKLAND: Pakistani cricketers Shahid Afridi and Ahmad Shahzad were embarrassed when a fan had to pay for their restaurant bill at a restaurant.