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newscricket4 days ago

WI vs PAK | Pakistan bowlers used the angles and wicket very well, admits Kieron Pollard

After going 1-0 down against Pakistan in the second T20I on Saturday, West Indies skipper Kieron Pollard has heaped praise on Pakistan bowlers for making the best use of the sluggish wicket in Guyana. Pollard also said the team will have discussions on improvement in the next match.
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newscricket19 days ago

ENG vs PAK | We gave our 100% in all departments, states Babar Azam

Following the first win of the series, Pakistan skipper Babar Azam stated that his side gave their 100 per cent across all departments in the first T20I against England. Babar also credited the influence of Shaheen Afridi and Hasnain with the ball, with Shaheen being named the Player of the Match.
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newscricketa month ago

Mohammad Abbas, Naseem Shah and Shan Masood miss out on central contracts; Rizwan promoted to Category A

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced the Men’s central contract list for the 2021/22 season, which sees Mohammad Abbas, Naseem Shah, Shan Masood, Haider Ali and Asad Shafiq miss out on contracts. Meanwhile, the duo of Hasan Ali and Mohammad Rizwan have been promoted to Category A.
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newscricketa month ago

ENG vs PAK | Never felt an issue with Babar's strike-rate, asserts Mohammad Rizwan

Mohammad Rizwan has backed his skipper Babar Azam and defended his strike-rate, saying that he never felt any issue with his scoring rate. However, he added that if the team requires him or Babar to change their positions, they will be ready to sacrifice it and fulfil the team's needs.
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newscricketa month ago

Azam Khan and Sohaib Maqsood could be tried in Pakistan’s middle-order, asserts Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has mentioned that Azam Khan and Sohaib Maqsood will be considered in the team’s middle-order in their upcoming limited-overs series against England that starts on July 8. Misbah also said that a majority of players are in good form, heading into the series.
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newscricketa month ago

PSL 2021 | You need to ignore the noise when you go for the win, states Mohammad Rizwan

After leading his side to their first-ever PSL trophy, Multan Sultan’s skipper Mohammad Rizwan has stated that it is important to ignore the outside noise to win the trophy. While crediting the team for sticking together, he lavishly praised Maqsood’s influence on the team in the competition.
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newscricket3 months ago

Our middle-order batting in white-ball cricket lacks experience, admits Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan’s head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has reckoned that his team’s middle-order batting in white-ball cricket lacks experience but credited the top order and bowling for excelling. Misbah also hit out at the critics, stating that it’s not their fault that the opposition isn’t fielding a strong team.
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newscricket3 months ago

Twitter reacts to Luke Jongwe’s ‘boot’ celebration after Zimbabwe’s first-ever T20I win over Pakistan

Zimbabwe, on Friday, created history but not only defending 118 against a Babar Azam-led Pakistan side but when they also dismissed them for a total of 99 runs. It was Luke Jongwe, with figures of 4/18, who led Zimbabwe’s charge and also celebrated their victory with a unique ‘boot’ celebration.
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newscricket4 months ago

SA vs PAK | You need to change and evolve every day in modern cricket, admits Babar Azam

On the back of his 59-ball 122, Babar Azam has admitted that one has to constantly change and evolve in order to keep pace in modern cricket while adding that he was waiting for such an innings. The opener also insisted that the hundred felt really good and hoped to continue the good form.
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newscricket5 months 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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