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newscricket24 days ago

Amir should learn from Hafeez, management was even against him but he made runs, claims Shoaib Akhtar 

Shoaib Akhtar has asked Mohammad Amir to learn a thing or two from Mohammad Hafeez and how he has been able to score runs and make his way to the side despite his run-ins with the management. He added that it is about time when Amir grows up and comes out of the shadows of Mickey Arthur.
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newscricketa month ago

ZIM vs PAK | Babar Azam should have scored 300-400 runs in Zimbabwe series, opines Shoaib Akhtar

Legendary Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar noted that Babar Azam has been ‘loose’ against Zimbabwe and claimed that the Pakistan skipper should have scored close to 400 runs against an inferior Zimbabwe side. Akhtar said that Babar lost focus owing to spending too much time ‘waiting’ for his turn.
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newscricket3 months ago

Axar Patel might just become the fastest bowler to 100 wickets, predicts Shoaib Akhtar

Shoaib Akhtar has claimed that Indian spinner Axar Patel might become the fastest bowler to 100 Test wickets, given the way he performed in his debut series against England. While Akhtar added that England should have played him better, he further agreed that Axar is an intelligent bowler.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs ENG | India shouldn't be scared, should prepare fair pitches, claims Shoaib Akhtar 

Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has reckoned that India shouldn't be scared and should prepare good wickets as they don't need to prepare these rank turners to win. He also added the Kohli-led India are a better and bigger side than this and can beat England on any sort of wicket.
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newscricket5 months ago

IND vs AUS | Rahul Dravid established players, now Indian kids are beating Australia, reckons Shoaib Akhtar 

Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has credited Rahul Dravid for helping India create a great bench strength which helped them beat Australia 2-1. He also lauded India's management for allowing Rishabh Pant to go and play freely and that's how he won the Gabba Test and did well at SCG too.
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newscricket6 months ago

ICC’s ‘Team of the Decade’ more an IPL XI than a World XI, slams Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar has torn into the ICC for overlooking Pakistan players in the ‘Teams of the Decade’ and has accused the council of being sycophantic by picking an IPL XI. No Pakistan player made any of the three sides chosen by the ICC - Test, ODI, and T20I teams of the decade.
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newscricket6 months ago

Hand me Mohammad Amir and he will be bowling over 150km/h again, claims Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has claimed that he can make Mohammad Amir bowl over 150km/h again if he is handed over to him. Pakistan pacer Amir had announced his retirement from international cricket claiming that he was mentally tortured by Pakistan's team management. 
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newscricket7 months ago

IND vs AUS | Could see boredom on Kohli's face in IPL; Rohit ready to take over captaincy, claims Shoaib Akhtar

Shoaib Akhtar has claimed that if Virat is feeling fatigued, which looked the case in IPL where one could see boredom on his face, he should give Rohit the captaincy in one format. The former Pakistan pacer reckons Australia series will be his best chance to prove his captaincy caliber. 
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newscricket9 months ago

Reports | PCB official squashes rumors of Misbah-ul-Haq getting replaced

According to reports, a PCB official has denied the rumors of Misbah-ul-Haq being replaced by Shoaib Akhtar as the chairman of the selection committee after there were a lot of reports indicating the same. He added that PCB are yet to evaluate people, who have occupied key positions.
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newscricket9 months ago

Virat Kohli was a brat like me before system supported him, recalls Shoaib Akhtar

Shoaib Akhter has recalled that Virat Kohli was a brat in 2010-11 and was nowhere to be seen but praised him for his transformation over the years. He added that Kohli should not be questioned for playing in an era that is dominated by batsmen when compared with other greats of the game. 
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