newscricket24 days ago

PAK vs NZ | We all are ‘super proud’ of Sarfaraz Ahmed, hails Wasim Akram

Wasim Akram has heaped praise on Sarfaraz Ahmed after the latter’s valiant 118 in the second innings helped Pakistan draw the second Test against New Zealand. Akram highlighted how clinical the knock was under immense pressure which eventually played a crucial role in Pakistan’s escape.
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newscricket2 months ago

In Pakistan, this social media generation refers to me as match-fixer, alleges Wasim Akram

Wasim Akram has spoken about the match-fixing allegations levelled against him throughout his cricket career. The former Pakistan skipper has remarked that although the other major cricketing nations include him among the greatest bowlers of all time, his country still see him as a ‘match-fixer’.
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newscricket3 months ago

Twitter reacts to Wasim Akram losing his cool after asked about Mohammad Rizwan’s ‘lip balm’

Fans of Pakistan cricket are not having a great time at the moment as close defeats to India and Zimbabwe have left them reeling in the ongoing World Cup. So when Wasim Akram was asked a question about Mohammad Rizwan’s ‘lip balm’, he ended up going on a funny rant that left Twitter amused.
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newscricket4 months ago

Forget 360, can Pakistan middle-order batters even play 180 degrees, questions Wasim Akram

Wasim Akram has slammed Pakistan middle-order batters for staging miserable shows on a regular basis in recent times. The former Pakistan skipper has remarked his countrymen do not even know how to play with the straight bat, forget about them smashing the ball to all parts of the stadium.
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newscricket5 months ago

Asia Cup 2022 | Pakistan are favourites but Sri Lanka cannot be taken easy, comments Wasim Akram

Wasim Akram has claimed that Pakistan are favourite to win the Asia Cup but also advised them to not take Sri Lanka easy in the final as they are an exciting and young unit. Akram also praised Babar Azam and backed him to regain his form in the final and help the team win Asia Cup.
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newscricket5 months ago

If I was Rohit Sharma, I would make it clear I don't want any 135 line length bowlers like Avesh Khan, claims Wasim Akram

Wasim Akram has urged Rohit Sharma to have a word with his fast bowlers and make his intentions clear, stating the pacers are not fulfilling their purpose in the squad. He took Avesh Khan as an example, highlighting how the quick was not bowling at his usual rapid pace as required by the team.
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newscricket5 months ago

Asia Cup 2022, IND vs PAK | Internet reacts as Wasim Akram's perfectly-timed commentator's curse costs Pakistan big with hilarious misfields

Pakistan had a mixed day during the first innings against India at the Asia Cup, producing some scintillating bits of fielding alongside schoolboy errors. In the last over alone, a brilliant run-out was being praised by Wasim Akram before successive mess-ups gave India two valuable boundaries.
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newscricket5 months ago

Asia Cup 2022, IND vs PAK | Keeping Mohammad Nawaz for the 20th over was Babar Azam’s mistake, opines Wasim Akram

Wasim Akram has opined that Pakistan skipper Babar Azam should have brought Mohammad Nawaz into the attack earlier, rather than asking him to bowl the 20th over. Chasing 148, India required seven runs off the final over and Hardik Pandya hit Nawaz for a six off the fourth ball to end the contest.
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newscricket5 months ago

Asia Cup 2022 | Suryakumar Yadav will be one of dangerous players for all teams, states Wasim Akram

Wasim Akram has opined that Suryakuamr Yadav plays fast and spin bowling both very well and he will be one of the most dangerous players in the tournament for all teams. Akram further praised one of his trademark shots towards fine leg saying it must have been difficult to master.
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newscricket6 months ago

Going to start getting tough playing all three formats, opines Quinton de Kock

Quinton de Kock has stated that playing all three formats is going to be tough for players with a jam-packed cricket schedule ahead of them. De Kock also stated that the players should take their own decisions regarding the selection of formats they are going to play continuously in the future.
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