Drove Shoaib Akhtar when I was a kid, Pakistan batting maestro says

Pakistan captain Babar Azam said he drove Shoaib Akhtar when he was a kid

Babar Azam on Shoaib Akhtar: “He told me ‘kid you have to defend the ball. I will bowl it up,’. After two or three deliveries, I drove him”

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Pakistan captain Babar Azam recalled how he drove pace demon Shoaib Akhtar in the nets when he was involved in an Under-15 camp.

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Wasim, Imran bowled more overs than him in the nets, Akhtar on Pakistan’s pace spearhead in all three formats

Shoaib Akhtar said Wasim Akram and Imran Khan used to bowl more overs in the nets than Shaheen Shah Afridi does in a match

Shoaib Akhtar: “Stop bringing workload concerns again and again with regards to Shaheen Afridi. Imran Khan and Wasim Akram used to bowl more overs than him in the nets alone”

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Iconic Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar revealed that Wasim Akram and Imran Khan used to bowl more overs in the nets than what Shaheen Shah Afridi bowls in a match.

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Felt my back would break in the searing heat, Pakistan speedster and swing specialist says

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif said he felt his back would break in the searing heat

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif: “When I had bowled for an hour to one batsman, the next one would be ready. It was searing heat and it felt as if my back was going to break”

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Pakistan seamer Mohammad Asif has revealed that during his first international tour with the national team, he felt his back would break as he was bowling for hours in the nets in the searing heat.

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Makes everything look too easy, Fakhar Zaman on Pakistan player who helped him in the nets and PSL games

Fakhar Zaman said Mohammad Hafeez makes everything look too easy

Fakhar Zaman on Mohammad Hafeez: “In [the] PSL, he helped me in the nets but also in actual games, when I was batting next to him. He made cricket [look] so easy”

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Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman said power-hitter Mohammad Hafeez makes everything look so easy.

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I plan my net sessions the night before, Pakistan batsman grabbing everyone’s attention says

Pakistan captain Babar Azam said he plans his net sessions the night before

Pakistan captain Babar Azam: “My planning for the nets session starts the night before. I plan the areas I need to work on”

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Pakistan captain Babar Azam has revealed that he plans his net sessions the night before so he has a clear idea of what he wants to work on.

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