I didn’t open with your dada ji, Pakistan batsman lashes out at fan

Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt told a fan that he didn't open with his Dada ji

Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt: “I didn’t open with your Dada ji for Pakistan. People elder than me are still playing in [the] Pak team. It’s about performance and fitness not about age”

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Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt has lashed out at a fan who said he was too old to be recalled to the national team.

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Viv Richards lashes out at Pakistan over dismal World Cup performance against West Indies

Viv Richards criticises Pakistan for their dismal performance in their seven-wicket loss to the West Indies in the World Cup cricket

Viv Richards: “They’re much better players than this, I’ve spent some time with them at the PSL (Pakistan Super League) and I’m disappointed with what I’m seeing from Pakistan today”

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Legendary West Indies batsman Sir Viv Richards criticised Pakistan for their abysmal performance in their World Cup opener against the men from the Caribbean.

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Cook lashes out at Warne over constant criticisms

"Something needs to be done because in [the] three years I've been England captain I have just, in my eyes, been criticised for a hell of a lot of that"

“Something needs to be done because in [the] three years I’ve been England captain I have just, in my eyes, been criticised for a hell of a lot of that”

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England captain Alastair Cook has lashed out at legendary Australia leg-spinner Shane Warne after his captaincy style was criticised time and time again.

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Flintoff lashes out at ECB for axing Pietersen

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“It’s not that we couldn’t bowl them out, not that we couldn’t score runs, not that we got outplayed, it’s Kevin Pietersen’s fault”

Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has lashed out at the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) for axing batsman Kevin Pietersen following the national team’s disastrous tour of Australia.

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Holding lashes out at Ponting over autobiography controversy

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“You’ve played cricket with some great guys, some not that great, but that doesn’t mean that you come out into the open and wash your laundry”

Legendary West Indies pace bowler Michael Holding has lashed out at former Australia captain Ricky Ponting over the controversial claims he made in his autobiography, At The Close Of Play, about his successor Michael Clarke not being fully committed to helping the baggy greens succeed during his days as the country’s vice-captain.

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‘I don’t think Shane Warne’s ever said a nice thing about an England touring team’, says Joe Root

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“I don’t know why he said that”

England batsman Joe Root has lashed out at former Australia spin king Shane Warne over the comments he made about captain Alastair Cook being “negative, boring [and] not very imaginative”, stating that “I don’t think Shane Warne’s ever said a nice thing about an England touring team”.

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