PPL

  • PCB to hold Twenty20 league in March January 9, 2013

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is set to hold its proposed super league T20 tournament, named Pakistan Priemer League, in March this year. A source in PCB said that tentatively the super league has been planned from March 24 in Lahore, a day after Pakistan's tour to South Africa...
  • PCB to get Lorgat as consultant for PPL December 10, 2012

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board has succeeded in convincing former ICC CEO Haroon Lorgat to become a consultant for its Twenty20 Premier League scheduled for next year. An official in the Board told PTI that after discussions, the PCB has convinced Lorgat to help them as a consultant/advisor on the PPL....
  • Pakistan Premier League in March next year: Ashraf October 26, 2012

    Lahore: The PCB is committed to launching its own domestic Twenty20 competition along the lines of the Indian Premier League next year despite Cricket South Africa's (CSA) refusal to reschedule Pakistan's forthcoming tour to the country. PCB chairman Zaka Ashraf told PTI that the Pakistan Premier League (PPL) will be...
  • PCB to get presentation on Pakistan Premier League October 21, 2012

    Lahore: The Governing Board of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will be given a presentation on the proposed Pakistan Premier League at its meeting on Tuesday in Abbotabad. A PCB official said Sarwar Salman Butt who was working as consultant for the Board would make the presentation. The PCB has been...
  • Pak not getting to play at home is unfair: Misbah October 12, 2012

    Karachi: Starved of international cricket on home turf, Pakistan's Test and oneday captain MisbahulHaq said it is unfair to deprive his team of a chance to compete in front of their own fans due to the lingering security concerns of international sides. "We are a big Testplaying country and it is...
  • 'Pakistan T20 league won't be a copy of IPL' April 27, 2012

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board is eager on captivating investments from the Indian market for its planned Twenty20 league but it will not be "an exact model" of the IPL, said its chief Zaka Ashraf. "This is a wrong impression. We are working on delivering an innovative and exciting PPL...
  • Whatmore has high hopes of Pak T20 league April 23, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistan cricket coach Dav Whatmore said Monday he was happy to endorse the Pakistan Premier League and hoped it will attract international players. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)is planning to launch the PPL in October and wants to use the Twenty20 competition to show the world that the country...
  • Mumbai hotspots face the music before New Year December 31, 2011

    Mumbai: In a dampener to New Year Eve festivities, the Phonographic Performance Ltd (PPL) has slapped notices on many hotels, restaurants and pubs which have failed to cough up license fees to play music at their venues, its CEO said on Friday. The PPL also has warned strict legal action against...