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Amir promoted 19 months after ban lifted

LAHORE: Pakistan's star fast bowler Mohammad Amir was promoted into the country's top category on Wednesday following his brilliant Champions Trophy performance, just 19 months since returning to international cricket after a five-year spot-fixing ban. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) shuffled several players while issuing new lists of contracts for national duty, given on the basis of performances in international and domestic matches. "A number of young players have been awarded contracts this year keeping in mind…

PCB shifts Younis Khan back to category A

KARACHI: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday reverted back its decision regarding Younis Khan’s demotion to Category ‘B’ in the Central Contract for 2014, ARY News reported. Younis Khan was demoted from Category ‘A’ to Category ‘B’ in the PCB’s central contact list for the year 2014. The decision turned Younis aggressive and he denied signing the contract. Younis, a veteran of 89 Tests and 253 ODIs, was dropped from the one-day squad last year and since then has been a Test specialist. He earned a category A contract…

Younis turns aggressive over demotion, refuses to sign contract

KARACHI: Veteran test cricketer Younis Khan has denied to sign the central contract after being demoted to Category B from A, ARY News reported. Another controversy has been pop up in Pakistan’s cricket following the announcement of players’ central contract, as three players including Younis Khan has expressed concerns over the contract rebuffing to sign. Younis turned aggressive and unhappy over the demotion from category A to B in the new central contracted list of players announced by the Cricket Board (PCB) while…