newscricket3 months ago

ICC World T20 | Don’t be surprised if Babar Azam produces something spectacular in semi-final, remarks Matthew Hayden

Although Babar Azam is having a forgettable outing at the ongoing T20 World Cup, Pakistan mentor Matthew Hayden is confident that their skipper’s lean patch is not going to stay any longer. In fact, Hayden has mentioned no one should be surprised if Babar set the stage on fire against New Zealand.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs AUS 2022 | Rishabh Pant would be picked in every side if I was selector, postulates Matthew Hayden

Matthew Hayden has spoken out in favour of Rishabh Pant's inclusion in the Indian lineup after the wicket-keeper has recently been kept out of the team by Dinesh Karthik. Hayden went on to discuss the current status of the Australia team that is touring India, lauding praise on batsman Josh Inglis.
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newscricket5 months ago

Matthew Hayden appointed as mentor of Pakistan cricket team for 2022 T20 World Cup

In the latest development, Matthew Hayden is set to rejoin the Pakistan cricket team as a mentor for the 2022 World T20. Hayden had served as the batting consultant of the team in the previous edition and will join the team on October 15 in Brisbane before they start their campaign against India.
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newscricket8 months ago

IPL 2022 | Rahul Tripathi is dangerous striker, should travel to Australia for next T20 World Cup, opines Matthew Hayden

Matthew Hayden has backed Rahul Tripathi for getting a place in Team India's squad for the next T20 World Cup, taking place in Australia later this year. Hayden has opined Tripathi is a dangerous striker and can be a brilliant addition if he gets the chance to play on Australia's bouncy pitches.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2022 | Ishan Kishan getting exposed to fast bowling is a worrisome sign, says Mathew Hayden

Former Australia cricketer Matthew Hayden has stated that Ishan Kishan getting exposed on pace bowling is a cause of concern for the Indian team. Ishan Kishan scored 43 runs in last game against Sunrisers Hyderabad but was seen struggling against the fast bowlers and was dismissed by Umran Malik.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2022 | Rahul Tripathi has potential to reach the international level, states Matthew Hayden

Rahul Tripathi impressed fans as well as former cricketers with his performance against Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai on Tuesday, Former Australian cricket Matthew Hayden is of the opinion that Rahul Tripathi has the potential to play international cricket in years to come.
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newscricket1 year ago

Australia's decision to tour Pakistan is a significant moment for both countries’ cricket, says Matthew Hayden

After Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirmed that Australia will tour the nation for the first time in 24 years, Matthew Hayden termed the decision ‘a wonderful announcement’. Hayden, Pakistan's batting consultant at the T20 World Cup 2021, asked the Australian players to embrace the opportunity.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Dean Jones left a legacy within Pakistan team which will last for generations to come, says Matthew Hayden

Ahead of Pakistan’s T20 World Cup 2021 semi-final clash against Australia on Thursday in Dubai, batting consultant Matthew Hayden hailed Dean Jones for leaving a long-lasting legacy within the Pakistan cricket team. Jones had coached Islamabad United and Karachi Kings in Pakistan Super League (PSL).
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newscricket1 year ago

Mohammad Hafeez opts out of Bangladesh T20Is, Iftikhar Ahmed recalled

Mohammad Hafeez has opted out of Pakistan's upcoming three-match T20I series in Bangladesh, having requested Chief Selector Muhammad Wasim to 'allow youngsters opportunities to perform and gain international exposure'. Batting all-rounder Iftikhar Ahmed has been recalled to the 18-member squad.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Facing someone of Shaheen Afridi’s pace is a different cup of tea, says Matthew Hayden

Pakistan batting consultant Matthew Hayden believes that facing Shaheen Afridi is a different kind of a challenge for batsman, given the pace he generates. Hayden added that Afridi’s deliveries to dismiss Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul on Sunday were the best he had seen in the last five weeks.
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