newscricket22 days ago

IND vs SL | Rohit Sharma needs to focus on his form and fitness, opines Irfan Pathan

Irfan Pathan has stated that Indian captain Rohit Sharma needs to work on his form and fitness keeping in mind the ODI World Cup to be held in India this year. Irfan further stated that the recent break from competitive action might help him to refresh and perform at his best with the bat.
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newscricket3 months ago

NZ vs IND | India need to find other leaders alongside Hardik Pandya going ahead, opines Irfan Pathan

Irfan Pathan is of the opinion that India should look for other leaders as well for captaincy along with Hardik Pandya as he is an injury-prone cricketer. Irfan also added that if Hardik gets injured just before the start of the next T20 World Cup being a skipper, India will be in deep trouble.
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newscricket4 months ago

Internet reacts to umpires intervening after Yusuf Pathan is left incensed by Mitchell Johnson bouncer

Even though the players participating in the Legends League Cricket are well past their prime, the competitive spirit still burns bright within them. This was on show in the game between Bhilwara Kings and India Capital where a searing bouncer from Mitchell Johnson saw tensions boil in the middle.
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newscricket4 months ago

WATCH | Irfan Pathan rolls back the years, strikes three consecutive sixes to complete sticky run chase

Form is temporary, class is permanent and age is just a number. As cliche as these adages sound, they hold truer than ever in the case of Irfan Pathan’s blockbuster knock in the Road Safety World Series semi-final which eventually culminated in three sixes on the trot to clinch a place in the final.
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newscricket5 months ago

Asia Cup 2022 | Virat Kohli needs to find form to stay in the World T20 lineup, reckons Irfan Pathan

Irfan Pathan has stated Virat Kohli needs to fire in the Asia Cup at all costs in order to ensure he goes into the World T20 in the best possible shape, or else India should replace him with an in-form player. He however backed the talisman to perform, highlighting his exemplary record in Australia.
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newscricket6 months ago

IND vs WI 2022 | Deepak Hooda can achieve a lot if he offers India six to seven good years, remarks Irfan Pathan

Irfan Pathan has praised Deepak Hooda for his performance in the ongoing ODI series against West Indies saying he can achieve a lot more if he can offer six to seven good years for the national team. Pathan also advised Hooda to continue working hard without expecting anything in return.
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newscricket7 months ago

Dinesh Karthik has all the shots, asserts Irfan Pathan

Irfan Pathan praised Dinesh Karthik and asserts that the veteran wicket-keeper batter has all the shots and feels that it will be difficult to find a player like Karthik. Dinesh Karthik's brilliant run in the IPL helped him find his way back into the Indian team for the first time since 2019.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs SA 2022 | Shreyas Iyer has struggled against pace, asserts Irfan Pathan

Irfan Pathan, the former India pacer asserts Shreyas Iyer has struggled against fast bowlers for a long time and needs to improve that aspect of his game. The right-handed batter has often looked uncomfortable against the short ball which has restricted him to go all out against fast bowlers.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs SA | Rishabh Pant might find it hard to be in the team if he continues to struggle, opines Irfan Pathan

Irfan Pathan is of the opinion that Rishabh Pant might have to work hard to be in the national team if his struggle with the bat continues for a long time. Pathan also added that Pant is trying to hit the ball too hard while playing offside and is losing his shape in the process so far in series.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs SA 2022 | Always tell Umran Malik not to reduce pace at all, reveals Irfan Pathan

Irfan Pathan has revealed that he always tells Umran Malik not to reduce the pace, but to focus on his line and length more to keep the ball close to the stumps. Umran, riding on his excellent IPL 2022 with Sunrisers Hyderabad, has earned his maiden international call-up for South Africa T20Is.
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