Hurt to lose central contract, Pakistan player determined to get it back says

Pakistan spinner Imad Wasim said it hurt to lose his central contract

Pakistan spinner Imad Wasim: “Losing the central contract was disappointing but ups and downs, with or without reason, are part and parcel of life”

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Pakistan spinner Imad Wasim admitted that it hurt when he was removed from the list of centrally contracted players.

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Misbah and Waqar could lose their jobs, former Pakistan captain says

Moin Khan said Misbah-ul-Haq and Waqar Younis could lose their jobs

Moin Khan: “if they don’t, then naturally there is time for change be it Misbah-ul-Haq or Waqar Younis”

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Former Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman and captain Moin Khan believes head coach Misbah-ul-Haq and bowling coach Waqar Younis could lose their jobs if the national team fail to beat South Africa.

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Kiss your jobs goodbye, Akhtar tells team management if Pakistan lose to South Africa

Shoaib Akhtar said the team management can kiss their jobs goodbye if Pakistan lose to South Africa

Shoaib Akhtar: “This is a very important series for the management sitting in the dressing room. If results don’t go Pakistan’s way, they will surely be removed from their roles”

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Legendary Pakistan pace bowler Shoaib Akhtar has said that the team management “will surely be removed from their roles” if the national team fails to win their series against South Africa.

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We have to learn to win without him, Younis admits Pakistan relies too much on 26-year-old player

Younis Khan said Pakistan must learn to win without Babar Azam as they rely on him too much right now

Younis Khan: “The captain and most important player being unfit led to an unsuccessful series against New Zealand. If Babar Azam is not available, that does not mean we should lose”

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Pakistan batting coach Younis Khan has admitted that the national team relies too much on captain Babar Azam and must learn to win games without him.

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The main player in our batting line-up, Shadab praises 26-year-old Pakistan player in top form

Shadab Khan admitted that Babar Azam is the main player in Pakistan's batting line-up

Shadab Khan: “He [Babar Azam] is the main player in our batting unit but this is not an excuse for losing the series”

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Shadab Khan admitted that captain Babar Azam “is the main player in our batting unit”, but refused to use his absence as an excuse after Pakistan lost the T20 series against New Zealand.

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He needs to become a man of steel, Akhtar says Pakistan star will lose support if he doesn’t

Shoaib Akhtar said Babar Azam needs to become a man of steel

Shoaib Akhtar: “Babar Azam now needs to evolve as a captain, player and batsman so that everyone knows that he is a man of steel”

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Legendary Pakistan pace bowler Shoaib Akhtar has said captain Babar Azam has to become a “man of steel”.

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Change your mentality before you become history, Akhtar blasts embarrassing Pakistan team

Shoaib Akhtar has said the Pakistan team needs to change their mentality before they become history

Shoaib Akhtar: “Embarrassing. Losing to Zimbabwe is an issue. You lose some, you win some however you have to be progressive. We weren’t expressive. Change your mentality before you become history”

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Legendary Pakistan pace bowler Shoaib Akhtar has told the national team to change their mentality before they become history.

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We are lagging in these departments, Azam honestly admits Pakistan not good enough in three areas

Babar Azam said Pakistan are not good enough in three particular areas and must make significant improvements

Babar Azam: “We need to improve our fielding and catching. We need to work on our batting partnerships which didn’t happen today, especially in the top order which is what we needed”

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Pakistan limited overs captain Babar Azam has admitted that Pakistan are lagging behind in three particular areas.

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