Abid Ali reveals his two cricket idols, but none of them played for Pakistan

Abid Ali reveals his cricket idols are Sachin Tendulkar and Mahela Jayawardene Pakistan cricket

Abid Ali: “Both Sachin Tendulkar and Mahela Jayawardene are models for young cricketers. I always try to follow these legends and by following their style and techniques, one can improve a lot”

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Pakistan batsman Abid Ali has revealed that his two cricket idols are iconic India batsman Sachin Tendulkar and legendary Sri Lanka batsman Mahela Jayawardene.

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Jayawardene reveals whether he thinks the Mumbai Indians can retain their IPL title

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Mahela Jayawardene: “We are defending champions but I do not see us as favourites, rather as equals to all the other teams this season”

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Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jayawardene has admitted that he doesn’t he his side as favourites going into this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL).

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Ponting: Coaching stint just a one-off

“As soon as you’re in a full time coaching role that’s 10 or 11 months of the year gone and I’m not quite ready for that”

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Ex-Australia captain Ricky Ponting has revealed that while he is excited to be an assistant coach for the national team’s upcoming Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka, he has no plans to take up coaching on a full-time basis. Continue reading

Masters Champions League 3rd Match: Bond, Jayawardene star as Strikers cruise past Super Kings

Bond finished with figures of 3-22 off his four overs

Bond finished with figures of 3-22 off his four overs

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Sagittarius Strikers pace bowler Shane Bond took three wickets and opening batsman Mahela Jayawardene hammered a brilliant 69 to lead their side to a 26-run win over the Virgo Super Kings.

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