They could hit me, but I knew I could get them out, Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Asif on two legendary batsmen from India and Australia

Mohammad Asif said Virender Sehwag and Adam Gilchrist could hit him but he knew he could get them out

Mohammad Asif: “I enjoyed the challenge that the likes of Virender Sehwag and Adam Gilchrist presented and whilst I knew that they had the ability to play incredible shots and could hit me around a bit, the fact was that I had that knowledge and self-belief that sooner or later I would get them out”

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Pakistan seamer Mohammad Asif said he knew he could get legendary India opener Virender Sehwag and iconic Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist out even though they “could hit me around a bit”.

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Got Babar Azam out with a good ball, 17-year-old Pakistan left-arm wrist-spinner says

Faisal Akram said he got Babar Azam out with a good ball

Faisal Akram: “I was bowling well at that time as well, so Babar bhai got a good ball and was dismissed. After that my confidence just skyrocketed”

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Pakistan left-arm wrist-spinner Faisal Akram said he got captain Babar Azam out with a “good ball”.

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He is the glue of the batting line-up, Faf du Plessis on Pakistan batsman at the top of his game

Faf du Plessis said Babar Azam is the glue of Pakistan's batting line-up

Faf du Plessis: “His injury has proven that if you take his runs out of the team, it becomes a team that you feel you can get on top of pretty easily”

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South Africa batsman Faf du Plessis believes Pakistan captain Babar Azam is the glue of his team’s batting line-up.

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Can’t just hit boundaries and get out, entertaining 20-year-old Pakistan big-hitter reflects on his game in brutal and honest way

Pakistan batsman Haider Ali made a brutally honest reflection of his game saying he can't hit two to three boundaries and get out

Pakistan batsman Haider Ali: “I need to give myself more time on the crease, as it’s not enough to just hit 2-3 boundaries in an over and then be dismissed on the next ball which only helps the bowler”

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Pakistan batsman Haider Ali has reflected on his game in a brutally honest way, saying he can’t “hit 2-3 boundaries in an over and then be dismissed on the next ball”.

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I got Babar Azam out four years ago, spinner admits he loves bowling to the Pakistan captain

Zahid Mahmood said he dismissed Babar Azam four years ago

Zahid Mahmood o Babar Azam: “I got the chance to bowl at Babar twice and I bowled really well against him. I even dismissed him four years ago in a Ramazan cricket tournament”

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Pakistan spinner Zahid Mahmood revealed that he got captain and star batsman Babar Azam out four years ago.

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Pakistan legend Shoaib Akhtar reveals the secret to dismissing Virat Kohli

Shoaib Akhtar reveals the secret to getting Virat Kohli out India Pakistan cricket

Shoaib Akhtar: “If I was bowling, I would go wider of the crease and pitch the ball up [to Kohli] and shape it away from him in order to make him drive. If that does not work, I will bowl him at 150 [kph] and he will get out”

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Legendary Pakistan pace bowler Shoaib Akhtar believes he knows the secret to dismissing India captain Virat Kohli.

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