newscricket8 months ago

Watch | Mitchell Starc's blazing yorker to dismiss Fawad Alam for a golden duck

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc who is known for his lethal yorkers delivered one against Pakistan in the second Test match taking place in Karachi. Fawad Alam was the batter on strike when Mitchell Starc bowled one of the best yorkers to send the Pakistani batter back to the pavilion.
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newscricket9 months ago

PAK vs AUS 2022 | Fawad Alam expects hosts’ bowlers to step up in Test series

Australia’s first tour in Pakistan since 1998 will kick off with a three-match Test series, starting from March 4 in Rawalpindi. Pakistan’s left-handed middle-order batter Fawad Alam believes that their bowling unit will prove the difference between two sides in the impending Test series.
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newscricketa year ago

Aakash Chopra names two Indians in his top 5 Test batsmen of 2021

Former India opener Aakash Chopra picked two of his fellow countrymen in his top-five Test batsmen list for the calendar year 2021. The pole position in Chopra’s list was acquired by England skipper Joe Root, who has scored six hundreds including two doubles from 14 Tests in the year thus far.
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newscricketa year ago

Shaheen Afridi climbs to career-best No. 8 in ICC Test bowling rankings

Pakistan pacer Shaheen Afridi, who played a pivotal role in Pakistan's second Test win over West Indies, has moved to No. 8 position in the latest ICC Test rankings for bowlers. Fawad Alam, Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan, Jason Holder and Jayden Seales too, moved up in the rankings.
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newscricketa year ago

WI vs PAK: Shaheen Shah Afridi takes 10 wickets to help Pakistan level 2-Test series 1-1

Shaheen Shah Afridi bagged another 4 wickets in the second innings as Pakistan defeated West Indies by 109 runs to level the 2-Test series 1-1. The match also witnessed Fawad Alam score 124 not out runs in the first innings.
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newscricketa year ago

WI vs PAK | Conditions were challenging but just tried to keep things simple, reveals Fawad Alam

Pakistan's protagonist with the bat, Fawad Alam asserted that the conditions weren't easy to bat but he just focussed on keeping things simple in the middle and that worked well for him. He also revealed that his father always told him to keep believing in himself when things weren't rosy.
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newscricket2 years ago

ZIM vs PAK | Important to give Test regulars some game time ahead of West Indies tour, admits Babar Azam

Babar Azam, ahead of Pakistan’s second test against Zimbabwe, has admitted that it is very important to give Test regulars some time in the field before the West Indies tour. While crediting the openers for giving them momentum, he praised Fawad Alam and his experience for helping them.
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newscricket2 years ago

Mohammed Rizwan, Fawad Alam promoted to PCB Grade A and C contracts respectively in fresh upgrade

Mohammed Rizwan, who is enjoying the form of his life, has been upgraded to the Grade A category, becoming only the fourth player in the Elite Group after Babar Azam, Azhar Ali, and Shaheen Shah Afridi. Meanwhile, Fawad Alam, who has made a roaring comeback to Test cricket, is promoted to C Grade.
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newscricket2 years ago

PAK vs SA | The way Fawad and Azhar revived our innings was brilliant, credits Babar Azam

Pakistan skipper was full of praise for his side after their emphatic win over the Proteas and lauded the pair of Fawad Alam and Azhar Ali for their brilliant partnership to revive their innings in teh first innings. He also praised debutante Nauman Ali for showing his domestic experience.
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newscricket2 years ago

PAK vs SA | Want to redeem myself in whatever cricket that is left in me, stresses Fawad Alam

Fawad Alam, who returned to Pakistan outfit after ten years, has stressed that he wants to redeem himself in whatever way possible on the field and insisted that he did not blame anyone for his absence. He also thanked Misbah-ul-Haq for supporting him after the two failures in England.
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