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newscricket3 months ago

You can’t compare IPL and PSL, IPL is at a different level, admits Wahab Riaz

Pakistan’s left-arm pacer Wahab Riaz has admitted that it is not ideal to compare the Indian Premier League to Pakistan Super League, stating that IPL is at a different level. However, at the same time, he insisted that the standards of bowling in PSL are quite high and better than IPL.
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newscricket5 months ago

SA vs PAK | Sharjeel Khan makes a comeback to Pakistan's T20I side 

Left-handed opener Sharjeel Khan has made a return to the Pakistan's senior side for the four-match T20I series in South Africa. Team's vice-captain Shadab Khan and experienced Mohammed Hafeez also made a return to the squad while Wahab Riaz and Imad Wasim were axed from ODI side.
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newscricket5 months ago

PSL 2021 | Fawad Ahmed tests COVID positive; Islamabad-Quetta game postponed 

The Monday game between Islamabad United and Quetta Gladiators has been postponed and will now be played on Tuesday after Islamabad's leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed tested COVID positive. Fortunately for Islamabad United, other members of the side returned with negative tests, which comes as a relief.
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newscricket6 months ago

PAK vs SA | Fakhar Zaman, Wahab Riaz dropped as Pakistan name four uncapped players for T20Is

The Mohammad Akram-led Pakistan selection panel have dropped Fakhar Zaman and Wahab Riaz from the squad that would face South Africa at home while they have named four uncapped players in the squad. Mohammed Hafeez, Shadab Khan and Imad Wasim are also missing from the 20-member mega squad.
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newscricket8 months ago

Reports | Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Wahab Riaz and Amir to receive Category A match fees

According to reports, PCB has agreed to offer Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Wahab Riaz, and Mohammad Amir Category A match fees due to their seniority. While Hafeez and Malik lost the contract due to bad performances, Amir and Riaz were demoted to Category C after their retirement from Tests.
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newscricket9 months ago

Twitter reacts to karma striking Pakistan as Babar Azam misfields to hand Zimbabwe victory

In what was one of the most topsy-turvy ODI clashes in recent memory, Zimbabwe trumped Pakistan by chasing down a paltry 3 runs in the Super Over. Pakistan were victims of karma as while a last-ball misfield from Zimbabwe enforced a Super Over, a Babar Azam misfield handed ZIM the victory.
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newscricketa year ago

Coaching England is a great opportunity for me, opines Azhar Mahmood

Former Pakistan cricketer Azhar Mahmood, who has been hired as England’s bowling consultant, has stated that coaching England bowlers will be a great opportunity for him. He felt proud of contributing to Pakistan’s 2017 Champions Trophy victory and developing the current lot of bowlers for Pakistan.
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newscricketa year ago

Haider Ali tests COVID-19 negative for second time; six other players join Pakistan squad in England

Haider Ali, who was among the first batch of Pakistan players to test positive for Covid-19 just over a week ago, confirmed on Twitter that he has now tested Covid-19 negative for the second time. Meanwhile, Hafeez and Riaz are among six Pakistan players who have now joined the squad in Worcester.
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newscricketa year ago

Second group of Pakistan cricketers to fly out to UK on July 3

After the first squad of 20 members were flown out by ECB via charter on June 28, a second group of Pakistan cricketers will depart for the UK on Friday. This group of six cricketers, who first tested positive for COVID-19, returned negative results two times and were cleared for departure.
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newscricketa year ago

Mohammad Hafeez, Wahab Riaz among six cricketers cleared to fly to England

Mohammad Hafeez and Wahab Riaz are among six Pakistan cricketers who have returned negative results for COVID-19 for the second time and are now cleared to fly out to England. These six players will join the 20-man squad, in England, that already flew out from Pakistan on June 28. 
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