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newscricket2 months ago

No example of the way they are currently playing cricket, Rashid Latif lauds Pakistan national squad

Former Pakistan wicketkeeper Rashid Latif has stated that no other team is playing as good cricket as the Pakistan cricket team at the moment. Latif further added that players like Shaheen Shah Afridi, Babar Azam, and Mohammad Rizwan are rated highly by ICC and these players make them strong.
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newscricket2 months ago

If you don't have line, length and swing, speed is of no use, Shaheen Shah Afridi takes dig at Umran Malik

Shaheen Shah Afridi has taken a dig at Umran Malik, saying there is no usage of pace if one does not have line, length and swing right while bowling. Shaheen was asked if he would work on his pace even more in future to bowl as fast as Umran or Lockie Ferguson during a recent press conference.
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newscricket4 months ago

Jasprit Bumrah has less threatening performances than Shaheen Afridi, opines ex Pakistan pacer Aqib Javed

Aqib Javed has made a bold statement while comparing Shaheen Shah Afridi and Jasprit Bumrah on Sunday, saying the Indian stalwart has less threatening performances than the Pakistani pacer across all formats so far. Javed feels that Shaheen’s career graph is on rising, while Bumrah is stable.
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newscricket5 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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newscricket8 months ago

Aakash Chopra names Shaheen Shah Afridi as his No.1 Test bowler for 2021

Former India opener Aakash Chopra named Pakistan’s left-arm quick Shaheen Shah Afridi as his top pick among Test bowlers for the year 2021. Two England fast-bowlers and a spinner and seamer from India rounded off Chopra’s top five selections, which also had quite a few notable absentees.
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newscricket9 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Twitter reacts as Matthew Wade, Marcus Stoinis drive Australia to T20 WC 2021 final

With 18 required off 9, Matthew Wade struck three back-to-back sixes off Shaheen Afridi to shatter Pakistan hearts and power Australia to T20 World Cup 2021 final. Wade and Marcus Stoinis added 81 off 40 for the sixth wicket, after Australia had slumped to 96-5 during their 177-run chase.
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newscricket10 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Hopefully I can mirror what Shaheen Afridi did to India, says Trent Boult

Ahead of New Zealand’s Super 12s clash against India on Sunday, October 31 in Dubai, Trent Boult was hopeful of scalping early wickets, just like Shaheen Afridi did in Pakistan's 10-wicket win. The New Zealand pacer further added that India has a quality side, and they bring a lot of challenges.
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newscricket10 months ago

IND vs PAK | Prepared well and kept history out of mind, says Babar Azam after Pakistan's first ever WC win over India

Pakistan skipper Babar Azam acknowledged his team’s all-round effort, after the team’s dominant 10-wicket win over India - their first-ever in World Cup - in their T20 WC 2021 opener on Sunday. Babar stated that the team prepared well, and didn’t reflect much on the head-to-head World Cup history.
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newscricket10 months ago

IND vs PAK | Twitter reacts as Shaheen, Babar, Rizwan star in Pakistan’s first ever WC win against India

After losing each of their previous 12 matches to India across ODI and T20 World Cups, Pakistan put on a stellar show to down their sub-continent rivals by 10 wickets in their T20 WC 2021 opener on Sunday. Shaheen Afridi set it up with the ball, before Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan aced the chase.
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newscricket10 months ago

IND vs PAK | Twitter reacts as Shaheen Afridi deceives Hardik Pandya on free-hit, before chaotic overthrow results in five byes

Shaheen Afridi removed Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul and Virat Kohli in a highly impressive spell during the much anticipated T20 World Cup Super 12s clash in Dubai on Sunday. However, it ended with a four off a front-foot no-ball, before the subsequent free-hit resulted in five byes off overthrows.
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