Difficult to be an opener, Pakistan batsman says he is enjoying it nonetheless

Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan said it is difficult being an opener but is enjoying it nonetheless

Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan: “It is difficult but I am enjoying this new role and alhamdulillah scoring runs as well”

Image courtesy of: ESPNcricinfo

Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan said it is difficult being an opener in T20 Internationals, but admitted that he is enjoying it nonetheless.

Continue reading

Difficult to bowl to him, Pakistan seamer Mohammad Amir on Australia century machine with awkward technique

Mohammad Amir said it is difficult to bowl to Steve Smith because of his awkward technique

Mohammad Amir: “In recent days, I find it difficult to bowl to Steven Smith because of his awkward technique”

Image courtesy of: Zimbio

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir admitted that it is difficult to bowl to Australia batsman Steve Smith due to his awkward technique.

Continue reading

Couldn’t figure out where to bowl to him, Pakistan quick Mohammad Amir on stylish England batsman

Mohammad Amir said he couldn't figure out where to bowl to Jonathan Trott

Mohammad Amir: “In Tests, it used to be Jonathan Trott as I couldn’t figure out where to bowl [to] him”

Image courtesy of: Zimbio

Pakistan left-arm seamer Mohammad Amir has admitted that former England batsman Jonathan Trott was one of the most difficult batsmen he bowled to as he “couldn’t figure out where to bowl him”.

Continue reading

Hit me all around the park, Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Amir on Australia player with brute strength

Mohammad Amir said Shane Watson used to hit him all around the park

Mohammad Amir: “Shane Watson used to be trouble me during the early part of my career in 2009. He was at his peak at that time. He used to hit me all around the park”

Image courtesy of: ESPNcricinfo

Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Amir has revealed that former Australia all-rounder Shane Watson used to “hit me all around the park”.

Continue reading

A world-class player who grinds a team down, Pakistan seamer Mohammad Abbas on batsman who is tough to get out

Mohammad Abbas said Kane Williamson is a world-class player that grinds a team down

Mohammad Abbas: “It’s very difficult to get his wicket. We had some plans against him but he’s a world-class player. He took his time and when he settled at the crease he got some runs”

Image courtesy of: ESPNcricinfo

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Abbas has called New Zealand captain Kane Williamson a “world-class player”.

Continue reading

Batsmen today would have no chance against them, Akhtar on two Pakistan reverse swing kings bowling at 100 mph

Shoaib Akhtar believes batsmen today would have no chance against Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis

Shoaib Akhtar: “You guys can’t even realise, how difficult it was to bat against the likes of Wasim [Akram] and Waqar [Younis] bowling at 100 mph and reverse swinging the ball”

Image courtesy of: Zimbio

Legendary Pakistan pace bowler Shoaib Akhtar believes batsmen today would have no chance of surviving at the crease if they were facing the iconic duo of Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis.

Continue reading

Developing a ball that will trouble batsmen, Pakistan bowler finding more ways to take wickets

Pakistan seamer Shaheen Shah Afridi said he is developing a ball that will trouble batsmen

Pakistan seamer Shaheen Shah Afridi: “They are many good bowlers who can bowl good slower ones but I’m trying to develop such a delivery which is difficult for the batsmen to read”

Image courtesy of: ESPNcricinfo

Pakistan left-arm seamer Shaheen Shah Afridi revealed that he is developing a ball that “is difficult for the batsmen to read”.

Continue reading

You had to use your brain bowling to him, Pakistan seamer Sohail Tanvir on batsman who gave bowlers a headache

Sohail Tanvir said you had to use your brain when bowling to AB de Villiers as he was a headache for bowlers

Sohail Tanvir: “If I have to choose one, AB was a batsman you had to think the most against while bowling”

Image courtesy of: Zimbio

Pakistan left-arm seamer Sohail Tanvir said he had to use his brain when bowling to legendary South Africa batsman AB de Villiers.

Continue reading

Very difficult to bowl to them, Sohail Tanvir picks players from India and Pakistan

Sohail Tanvir said it was very difficult to bowl to Virat Kohli and Babar Azam

Sohail Tanvir: “As far as red-ball cricket or playing in the powerplay is concerned I would say that it is very difficult to bowl to Babar Azam. I have bowled some against Virat Kohli in his early days”

Image courtesy of: Zimbio

Pakistan left-arm pace bowler Sohail Tanvir admitted that it is very tough to bowl to captain Babar Azam and India skipper Virat Kohli.

Continue reading

He’s Mr 360, Pakistan pacer Sohail Tanvir on batsman who would smack everyone all over the ground

Sohail Tanvir said AB de Villiers was Mr 360 and would smack you all over the ground

Sohail Tanvir: “He was Mr 360 and he would smack you all over the ground. You couldn’t make a strategy against him because he could play anywhere you bowled”

Image courtesy of: Zimbio

Pakistan left-arm seamer Sohail Tanvir said former South Africa batsman AB de Villiers is Mr 360 and was a very dangerous player.

Continue reading