One of the best T20 batsmen, Gibbs on Pakistan player who doesn’t give his wicket away easily

Herschelle Gibbs said Babar Azam is one of the best T20 batsmen

Herschelle Gibbs: “There is [Virat] Kohli, Babar Azam, Jos Buttler. There are just so many good batsmen. Some from West Indies as well. You have power-hitters and finishers”

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Karachi Kings head coach Herschelle Gibbs believes Pakistan captain Babar Azam is one of the best T20 batsmen in the world.

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One of the toughest to bowl to, Pat Cummins on Pakistan batsman who is the prized wicket

Pat Cummins said Babar Azam is one of the toughest to bowl to

Pat Cummins: “You talk about Joe Root and Ben Stokes from England. Then obviously, Pujara and Virat [Kohli] from India. You have got Kane Williamson and Babar Azam”

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Australia pace bowler Pat Cummins has admitted that Pakistan captain and star batsman Babar Azam is one of the toughest players he has bowled to.

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Did not have confidence until I played a good cover drive, Pakistan batsman playing outstanding cricket says

Pakistan captain Babar Azam said he did not have confidence until he played a good cover drive

Pakistan captain Babar Azam: “I did not have confidence in my innings until I played a good cover drive”

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Pakistan captain Babar Azam has revealed that during his Under-15 days, he “did not have confidence in my innings until I played a good cover drive”.

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I copied AB de Villiers’ cover drive, Pakistan player who plays the shot so elegantly says

Pakistan captain Babar Azam said he copied AB de Villiers' cover drive

Pakistan captain Babar Azam: “I started being interested in it by watching AB de Villiers and I really liked his cover drive.  At that time I used to copy the way he played those cover drives”

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Pakistan captain Babar Azam is known for having one of the most eye-catching cover drives in the game today, but he revealed that he actually copied the way legendary South Africa batsman AB de Villiers played it.

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Pakistan is a special place to tour, South Africa great AB de Villiers says

AB de Villiers said Pakistan is a special place to tour

AB de Villiers: “Great to see South Africa in Pakistan again. A special place to tour and a good cricketing challenge too. All the best gents”

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South Africa great AB de Villiers has hailed the national team’s first tour of Pakistan in 14 years, saying the country is a “special place”.

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A dream come true, Pakistan seamer Dilbar Hussain on bowling to his all-time favourite player

Dilbar Hussain said it was a dream come true when he bowled to AB de Villiers as he is his favourite player of all time

Dilbar Hussain: “Bowling to AB de Villiers in Big Bash League (BBL) last year was one of the finest moments of my career so far as he is my all-time favourite player”

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Pakistan pace bowler Dilbar Hussain has admitted that it was a dream come true when he got the chance to bowl to legendary South Africa batsman AB de Villiers, who is his favourite player of all time.

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