Naveed Cheema

  • Interim committee takes control of PCB October 18, 2013

    Karachi: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday appointed an interim management committee to take control of the Pakistan Cricket Board. The PM announced the necessary amendments in the PCB Constitution to effect its supersession by the interim committee. The interim committee comprises acting chief Najam Sethi, former chairman Shaharyar Khan, former...
  • Akram advises PCB to not treat players like schoolboys December 19, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan's former captain, Wasim Akram has advised the PCB and the national team management to not treat the players like schoolboys during the tour of India. Responding to remarks made by the Pakistan team manager, Naved Cheema that players would not be allowed free movement or to attend private...
  • Cheema submits report, no mention of rift October 21, 2012

    Lahore: Pakistan team manager, Naved Cheema has submitted his report on the performance of the national team in the recently-concluded ICC World Twenty20 but made no mention of rift between senior players over selection issues. "Against expectations, Cheema has given a positive report on the team affairs and his report was...
  • PCB devises mechanism to counter spot-fixing September 11, 2012

    Lahore: Lahore: The Pakistan team management has worked out a comprehensive mechanism to ensure that the national team players steer clear of any spot-fixing controversies during the forthcoming Twenty20 World Cup in Sri Lanka. Pakistan team manager, Naved Cheema has said that the management was not worried with media reports about...
  • Is Afridi avoiding media on SL tour? June 6, 2012

    Karachi: Prone to controversies, Pakistan's flamboyant allrounder Shahid Afridi has kept a low profile in the ongoing tour of Sri Lanka leading to speculation that he has been stopped from speaking to media by the team management. Pakistan cricket circles was abuzz with speculation after Geo News reported that the PCB...
  • PCB clarifies after Ajmal lands in controversy February 7, 2012

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board was on Tuesday forced to issue a clarification after off-spinner Saeed Ajmal got embroiled in an unwanted controversy over his bowling action following his interview to a British newspaper. Ajmal, who finished with 24 wickets in the 3-0 whitewash of England in the three-match Test series,...
  • 'Want a controversy-free series against Eng' January 5, 2012

    Lahore: Pakistani cricketers have been given specific instructions by their board (PCB) to only focus on their game and avoid getting into controversies in the forthcoming series against England in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, said team manager Naved Cheema. "At the start of the conditioning camp, the players have been given...