The Pakistan Cricket Board chief executive officer Wasim Khan clarified that his words were taken out of context and there was no question of pulling out from the T20 World Cup -- which is an ICC event.
Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 9 wickets to take an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the three-match T20I series.
BCCI has reportedly not budged on its decision of not playing cricket on Pakistani soil, where the Asia Cup is scheduled to be played.
Shoaib Malik was asked by a journalist if he would be grooming the coach, since he is "senior" to Misbah-ul-Haq in the Pakistan cricket team.
Shoaib Malik smashed an unbeaten half-century as Pakistan overhauled a modest 142-run target in 19.3 over to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.
Herschelle Gibbs had been handed a two-Test ban by the ICC for making a racial slur against a section of Pakistani spectators in the first Test played in Centurion.
Bangladesh players are expected to train amid heavy security, but Russell Domingo said the situation would strengthen the bond between them rather than hamper preparations.
Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli were in superb form as India made light work of Australia's total of 286 in the 3rd and final ODI, winning by 7 wickets with 15 balls to spare.
20-year-old fast bowler Hasan Mahmud has earned his maiden call-up, while Rubel Hossain will also be making a comeback for the first leg of the three-part tour of Pakistan.
Mohammad Hafeez told media that he wants to exit from Pakistan's international team after the T20 World Cup.
Mushfiqur Rahim's absence could be a blow for Bangladesh who are already without suspended all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan.
Virat Kohli and Mohammad Amir have provided the fans with some exciting duels on the field but off it they have been very appreciative of each other's skills.
The T20I series will be played in January followed by the first Test in February. Bangladesh will then return to Pakistan in April for the one off ODI and the second Test.
Zaheer Abbas said that while India captain Virat Kohli is a great batsman, his limited-overs deputy Rohit Sharma's strokeplay is very satisfying to watch.
According to the ICC's Future Tour Programme, Bangladesh are scheduled to play three T20Is and two Tests in Pakistan in January-February.
Wasim Akram expressed displeasure on Twitter after losing a "family heirloom" watch on flight.
BBL: Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan and Pakistan fast bowler Haris Rauf claimed hat-tricks playing for Adelaide Strikers and Melbourne Stars respectively.
Claiming that discrimination based on religion never happened in his playing days, former Pakistan cricketer asked Shoaib Akhtar to reveal the names of players who mistreated Danish Kaneria.