Misbah reveals how players who want to play for Pakistan can have long careers

Misbah-ul-Haq reveals how players who want to play for Pakistan can have long careers

Misbah-ul-Haq: “If you want to make a name for yourself in the cricketing world then you have to play Test cricket. We are encouraging the players to focus more on the longer version of the game”

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Pakistan head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq has revealed that players who want to represent the national team and have long careers must focus on Test cricket.

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Misbah gives three Pakistan players top marks for their performance over the last year

Misbah-ul-Haq gives Babar Azam, Abid Ali and Mohammad Rizwan top marks for their performance over the past year

Misbah-ul-Haq: “Babar’s and Abid’s performances were exceptional, Rizwan emerging as a decent wicketkeeper-batsman. He performed consistently well in domestic cricket and has worked very hard on his batting and wicketkeeping”

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Pakistan head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq has praised limited overs captain Babar Azam, opener Abid Ali and wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan for their performance over the last year.

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Removing Sarfaraz Ahmed as captain has disturbed the team, Pakistan spinner says

Iqbal Qasim believes that removing Sarfaraz Ahmed as captain has disturbed the Pakistan team

Iqbal Qasim on Sarfaraz Ahmed: “He should not be sacked from T20 cricket. We disturbed the team by removing him, the team’s winning ratio was high under his leadership”

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Former Pakistan spinner Iqbal Qasim believes that removing Sarfaraz Ahmed as T20 captain has “disturbed the team”.

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Why is Iqbal Qasim worried about Pakistan seamer Shaheen Shah Afridi’s future?

Iqbal Qasim says why he is worried about Shaheen Shah Afridi's future

Iqbal Qasim: “He will wear out if his workload isn’t controlled. He has been playing all three formats, T20 leagues, domestic cricket. The rotation policy of the bowlers should be viewed by the selectors and pick them when needed”

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Former Pakistan cricketer Iqbal Qasim has admitted he is worried that left-arm seamer Shaheen Shah Afridi will burn out if his workload is not managed carefully going forward.

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Pakistan cricketer savagely shoots down the hype around Naseem Shah

Farooq Hamid savagely shoots down the hype around Naseem Shah

Farooq Hamid: “We have no genuine fast bowlers in the team and though Naseem Shah is quick, he is just an average bowler when it comes to quality”

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Former Pakistan fast bowler Farooq Hamid savagely shot down all the hype surrounding teenage pace sensation Naseem Shah, saying he is just “an average bowler when it comes to quality”.

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Many better options than Wasim Khan for PCB CEO, Pakistan player says

Farooq Hamid said there are many better options than Wasim Khan for the PCB CEO position

Farooq Hamid: “PCB have brought Wasim Khan from abroad to run the PCB, while many talented persons who know the domestic system of Pakistan very well are available here such as Majid Khan, Ramiz Raja and Wasim Akram and many others”

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Former Pakistan seamer Farooq Hamid believes that there are many better options than Wasim Khan when it comes to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief executive role.

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Pakistan cricketer still baffled by decision to appoint Misbah head coach and chief selector

Farooq Hamid still baffled by decision to appoint Misbah-ul-Haq head coach and chief selector

Farooq Hamid: “As a cricketer Misbah is okay, but not in his dual role of chief selector and head coach. Both these key posts have their own demands and qualification, so this action of Mani is beyond comprehension”

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Former Pakistan fast bowler Farooq Hamid admitted that he is still stumped at why Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ehsan Mani appointed Misbah-ul-Haq as the national team’s head coach and chief selector.

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Zimbabwe’s Indian head coach Lalchand Rajput to face visa problems entering Pakistan?

Zimbabwe's Indian head coach Lalchand Rajput to face visa problems entering Pakistan

Zimbabwe Cricket chairman Tavengwa Mukuhlani: “Lalchand Rajput is our coach and we are keen to send him with the team there (Pakistan). (We) will request the authorities there to facilitate his travel”

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Zimbabwe head coach Lalchand Rajput, who is a former India batsman, is unlikely to face visa problems for the upcoming tour of Pakistan.

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