On Tuesday, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) criticized Fox Cricket for spreading unverified personal accusations against national team captain Babar Azam. The PCB responded to a tweet from Fox Cricket that alleged Babar of engaging in inappropriate conduct with a teammate’s romantic partner, stating that as a media partner, Fox Cricket should have avoided sharing such unverified claims and that Babar Azam himself has not commented on the matter.

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) criticized Fox Cricket for spreading unverified personal accusations against national team captain Babar Azam, The tweet that PCB was responding to has been deleted by Fox Cricket, But the story of the allegations is still present on their website.

The Fox Cricket report sourced from a now-deleted tweet from a parody account that alleged that Babar Azam “promised the woman that her boyfriend’s spot in Pakistan’s XI was safe if she kept sexting him.” The report also added that the parody account subsequently deleted the original tweet and apologized to Babar Azam directly. Azam himself has not yet commented on the situation.