Preparing Imam-ul-Haq as a back-up wicketkeeper-batsman, Pakistan bowler reveals

Wahab Riaz revealed the Peshawar Zalmi are preparing Imam-ul-Haq as a back-up wicketkeeper-batsman

Wahab Riaz: “Kamran Akmal is our main wicketkeeper while we are preparing Imam-ul-Haq as [a] back-up in that role”

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Pakistan left-arm seamer Wahab Riaz has revealed that opening batsman Imam-ul-Haq will be the Peshawar Zalmi’s back-up wicketkeeper during the upcoming edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL).

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Du Plessis to miss Lord’s Test

“Faf’s wife gave birth to their first child last week, but the difficult nature of the delivery has delayed his return to the UK”

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South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has been ruled out of the first Test against England at Lord’s as he wants to stay with his wife following the “difficult” birth of their first child.

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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