Shadab reveals what Pakistan must do to stop conceding so many runs

Shadab Khan admits Pakistan have to take wickets early on and in the middle overs in order to stop conceding so many runs cricket

Shadab Khan: “You have to take wickets with the new ball and strike in the middle overs as well. If you don’t do that, you can concede 150 runs in the last ten overs”

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Pakistan spinner Shadab Khan has admitted that the national team have to take wickets early on and in the middle overs in order to stop conceding so many runs.

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Here’s why Ponting thinks Kohli should stop being compared to Tendulkar

Ricky Ponting stop comparing Virat Kohli to Sachin Tendulkar India cricket

Ricky Ponting: “Everyone is saying exceptional things about Virat (Kohli) now but let’s see if he can dominate international cricket for about 10, 12 or 15 years”

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Ex-Australia captain Ricky Ponting feels that India skipper Virat Kohli shouldn’t be compared to iconic batsman Sachin Tendulkar since he still has a long way to go in his career.

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Hussey reveals how India can dismiss Zaman early on

Michael Hussey reveals how India can dismiss Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman early on Asia Cup cricket

Michael Hussey: “So plans for India against Fakhar (Zaman) is got to be nice, tight line and length, be very disinclined and try and maintain that pressure”

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Former Australia batsman Michael Hussey has admitted that India will have to remove Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman early on when the two arch-rivals clash in the Asia Cup on September 19.

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Shastri: We should have arrived in South Africa earlier

Ravi Shastri India South Africa arrive 10 days earlier cricket

Ravi Shastri: “In hindsight, I would say another 10 days of practice here would have made a difference”

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India head coach Ravi Shastri has admitted that his side should have come to South Africa 10 days earlier in order to adequately prepare for the three-Test series.

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