Keep opening the batting, Adam Gilchrist doesn’t want Pakistan player to demote himself

Adam Gilchrist has told Pakistan captain Babar Azam to keep opening the batting in T20Is

Adam Gilchrist: “Oh no, I think he [Babar] is an opening batter, his record is excellent. He’s having a challenging time but I think he’s a good enough player to come out on top, he is a wonderful player”

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Legendary Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist has urged Pakistan captain Babar Azam to keep opening the batting in T20Is.

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They could hit me, but I knew I could get them out, Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Asif on two legendary batsmen from India and Australia

Mohammad Asif said Virender Sehwag and Adam Gilchrist could hit him but he knew he could get them out

Mohammad Asif: “I enjoyed the challenge that the likes of Virender Sehwag and Adam Gilchrist presented and whilst I knew that they had the ability to play incredible shots and could hit me around a bit, the fact was that I had that knowledge and self-belief that sooner or later I would get them out”

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Pakistan seamer Mohammad Asif said he knew he could get legendary India opener Virender Sehwag and iconic Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist out even though they “could hit me around a bit”.

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They were formidable opponents, Pakistan seamer Mohammad Asif on Australian duo who could whack bowlers all over the ground

Mohammad Asif said Matthew Hayden and Adam Gilchrist were formidable opponents

Mohammad Asif: “Matthew Hayden and Adam Gilchrist were formidable opponents as they wanted to dominate the bowlers and were always looking to attack you”

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Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Asif has admitted that the legendary Australian duo of Matthew Hayden and Adam Gilchrist were “formidable opponents”.

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Keep a squash ball in your bottom hand, Ramiz Raja tells flamboyant Pakistan batsman

Ramiz Raja told Fakhar Zaman to keep a squash ball in his bottom hand when batting

Ramiz Raja: “I suggest Fakhar to keep a small squash ball in his bottom hand like Adam Gilchrist did in 2007 World Cup final to release the pressure on his bottom hand”

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Former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja has told flamboyant opener Fakhar Zaman to keep a squash ball in his bottom hand when batting.

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Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman reveals which legendary Australian cricketer is his idol

Fakhar Zaman reveals Adam Gilchrist is his cricket idol Pakistan cricket

Fakhar Zaman: “I have always followed AB de Villiers. I watch his videos. Adam Gilchrist is my idol. Both these players are my favourite and I want to play like them”

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Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman has revealed that legendary Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist is his cricket idol.

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Gilchrist: No nation is immune spot-fixing

Adam Gilchrist spot-fixing may be going on no team, nation, body immune Australia cricket

Adam Gilchrist: “No body, no nation, no team is immune to [spot-fixing] and there’s every chance it’s still going on around the cricketing world”

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Legendary Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist has admitted that spot-fixing could be going on in the sport at any time, and added that “no body, no nation, no team is immune” to it.

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