Trying to improve as quickly as possible, Pakistan batsman waiting for his opportunity to shine says

Pakistan opener Abdullah Shafique said he is trying to improve as quickly as possible

Pakistan opener Abdullah Shafique: “I am trying hard to learn and improve as quickly as possible because improvement matters a lot at this level”

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Pakistan opener Abdullah Shafique said he is trying hard to improve as quickly as possible in order to get more chances to prove his worth.

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Haven’t got enough chances in Tests and T20Is, Pakistan player who is a strong opening batsman says

Pakistan opener Imam-ul-Haq said he hasn't got enough chances in Tests and T20Is

Pakistan opener Imam-ul-Haq: “I haven’t got [a] similar number of chances in Test cricket and T20Is as compared to ODI cricket”

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Pakistan opener Imam-ul-Haq believes he hasn’t been given enough chances to prove his worth in Tests and T20 Internationals.

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Didn’t score many runs for two years, Pakistan batsman glad to be back in form says

Pakistan batsman Fakhar Zaman said he didn't score many runs for two years

Pakistan batsman Fakhar Zaman: “I was suffering the last 2 years and didn’t score many runs. It was necessary for me and for my team”

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Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman said he didn’t score many runs for two years, but is glad to be back in form.

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You will never produce good cricketers unless favouritism is eradicated, very talented Pakistan player takes a shot at the selectors

Sami Aslam said Pakistan will never produce good cricketers unless favouritism is eradicated

Pakistan batsman Sami Aslam: “You will never develop good cricketers if the culture of favouritism isn’t eradicated”

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Batsman Sami Aslam believes that Pakistan “will never develop good cricketers if the culture of favouritism isn’t eradicated”.

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I should be a recognised Test opener, Pakistan batsman who scored heavily in domestic cricket says

Pakistan batsman Sami Aslam said he should be a recognised Test opener

Pakistan batsman Sami Aslam: “By now I would have been a recognised Test opener with a lot of experience under my belt”

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Pakistan batsman Sami Aslam said he should be a “recognised Test opener with a lot of experience under my belt”.

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They were tested but failed, Aaqib Javed on two powerful Pakistan big-hitters

Aaqib Javed said Iftikhar Ahmed and Hussain Talat were tested but failed

Aaqib Javed: “There is no clear selection policy. From Iftikhar Ahmed to Hussain Talat, plenty of players were tested but no results”

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Former Pakistan seamer Aaqib Javed said big-hitters Iftikhar Ahmed and Hussain Talat were both given a chance to shine at the international level, but failed to do so.

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His chances may run out soon, Akhtar on young Pakistan prospect who needs to be more mature

Shoaib Akhtar said Haider Ali's chances may run out soon if he doesn't become more mature

Shoaib Akhtar: “This maturity is very important since if he doesn’t mature then he will not receive too many chances. I would encourage him to be more responsible”

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Iconic Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar said batsman Haider Ali could run out of chances soon if he does not start adopting a more mature approach and mentality.

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Them three should continue being picked, Younis Khan on Pakistan power-hitters with bright futures

Younis Khan said Asif Ali, Haider Ali and Danish Aziz should continue being picked

Younis Khan: “Players like Asif Ali, Haider Ali and Danish Aziz should be given opportunities so that we can get the best out of them”

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Pakistan batting coach Younis Khan believes that power-hitters Asif Ali, Haider Ali and Danish Aziz should continue being picked and given opportunities.

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He needs to be given ample chances, Younis Khan on Pakistan player who has been in and out of the team

Younis Khan said Asif Ali needs to be given ample chances

Younis Khan: “I feel that players need to be given ample chances when it comes to a player like Asif Ali who is in and out of the side”

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Pakistan batting coach Younis Khan acknowledged that big-hitter Asif Ali needs to be given an ample amount of opportunities to prove his worth.

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Get serious about your fitness and do it now, Shoaib Akhtar tells 31-year-old Pakistan batsman with raw power

Shoaib Akhtar said Sharjeel Khan needs to get serious about his fitness and do it now

Shoaib Akhtar: “If you will not be serious about your fitness, your chances of getting selected in the team are less. Take care of your fitness”

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Legendary Pakistan pace bowler Shoaib Akhtar urged opening batsman Sharjeel Khan to get serious about his fitness.

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