Even to beat a batsman like Babar Azam is important, 22-year-old Pakistan seamer who is now a household name says

Pakistan fast bowler Shahnawaz Dhani said even to beat a batsman like Babar Azam is important

Pakistan fast bowler Shahnawaz Dhani: “It was so close but even to beat a batsman like Babar is something very important for me. This gave me confidence that I could take his wicket next time”

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Pakistan fast bowler Shahnawaz Dhani said even to beat the bat of a superstar like Babar Azam is important for him since it fuels his confidence.

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One of the biggest match-winners in cricket history, Babar Azam on inspirational Pakistan player

Babar Azam said Inzamam-ul-Haq is one of the biggest match-winners in cricket history

Babar Azam: “Happy Birthday to one of the biggest match-winners [in] cricket history, Syed Inzamam-ul-Haq. You are an inspiration”

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Pakistan captain Babar Azam has called former skipper and legendary batsman Inzamam-ul-Haq “one of the biggest match-winners [in] cricket history”.

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Significant impact, Babar Azam on Pakistan player who can change a game in a heartbeat

Babar Azam said Shahid Afridi had a significant impact and could change a game in a heartbeat

Babar Azam: “Only [a] few people leave a significant impact on [the] game and he is one of them”

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Pakistan captain and Karachi Kings batsman Babar Azam said “only [a] few people leave a significant impact on [the] game” like legendary all-rounder Shahid Afridi has.

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Let the kid play, Babar Azam recalls how Pakistan veteran helped him overcome his nervousness

Babar Azam said Shoaib Malik helped him overcome his nervousness in a practice match by telling everyone let the kid play

Babar Azam: “When it was my turn to bat I was nervous. He walked to me, calmed me down and told everyone around: Let the kid play”

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Pakistan captain Babar Azam recalled the time veteran all-rounder Shoaib Malik helped him overcome his nervousness.

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I owe Waqar, Misbah and Azam a lot, Pakistan player in electrifying form says they believed in him

Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan said he owes a lot to Waqar Younis, Misbah-ul-Haq and Babar Azam

Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan: “Wiki [Waqar Younis] bhai deserves a lot credit for this [my improved performance and strike-rate] because he always believed that I was a top-order batsman”

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Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan has revealed that he owes bowling coach Waqar Younis, head coach Misbah-ul-Haq and captain Babar Azam a lot.

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