Very good cricketer, Usman Khawaja on Pakistan player who can have a big impact with the bat and ball

Usman Khawaja said Shadab Khan is a very good cricketer

Usman Khawaja: “I have played once against Shadab in [the] BBL. He is a very good cricketer”

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Australia batsman Usman Khawaja said Pakistan spin-bowling all-rounder and Islamabad United captain Shadab Khan is a “very good cricketer”.

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Don’t understand where to bowl to him, Pakistan seamer Mohammad Amir on tough batsman with an unorthodox technique

Mohammad Amir said he doesn't understand where to bowl to Steve Smith

Mohammad Amir: “I find it most difficult to bowl to Steve Smith because his technique is very difficult. He stands in such an angle that you don’t understand where to bowl to him”

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Pakistan left-arm seamer Mohammad Amir said he doesn’t understand where to bowl to Australia batsman Steve Smith.

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Too early to judge his potential, Ajmal on Pakistan spinner who has made a great start to his Test career

Saeed Ajmal said it is too early to judge Nauman Ali's potential

Saeed Ajmal: “We will find out about Nauman Ali’s ability when he will bowl against a top team. It is different ball game to bowl in Australia, England and New Zealand as compared to Pakistan”

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Former Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal said it is too early to judge the potential of fellow spinner Nauman Ali.

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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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Felt my back would break in the searing heat, Pakistan speedster and swing specialist says

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif said he felt his back would break in the searing heat

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif: “When I had bowled for an hour to one batsman, the next one would be ready. It was searing heat and it felt as if my back was going to break”

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Pakistan seamer Mohammad Asif has revealed that during his first international tour with the national team, he felt his back would break as he was bowling for hours in the nets in the searing heat.

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