Pakistan will pull out of 2023 World Cup, Ramiz Raja issues warning to India

Ramiz Raja said Pakistan will pull out of the 2023 World Cup if India withdraw from the 2023 Asia Cup

Ramiz Raja: “Who will watch the World Cup in India without Pakistan? We are very clear, if they don’t come to play [the] Asia Cup here, we won’t go there for [the] World Cup”

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Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ramiz Raja has warned India that if they withdraw from the 2023 Asia Cup, the men in green will pull out of the 2023 World Cup.

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They are the best pair, Ramiz Raja reveals who should open the batting for Pakistan

Ramiz Raja said Pakistan captain Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan are the best pair to open the batting

Ramiz Raja: “[The] pair of Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan is our best-ever pair”

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Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ramiz Raja firmly believes that captain Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan are the “best-ever pair” when it comes to opening the batting in T20 Internationals.

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We don’t have Lionel Messi on the bench, Ramiz Raja addresses Pakistan’s middle order problems

Ramiz Raja said Pakistan don't have Lionel Messi on the bench when talking about the middle order problems

Ramiz Raja: “We don’t have Lionel Messi sitting on our bench and it is not like we have selected really bad players. We have limited options”

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Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ramiz Raja admitted that there are “limited options” when it comes to solving the team’s middle order problems, adding that “we don’t have Lionel Messi sitting on our bench”.

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Happy to select him, Ramiz Raja insists he was never against Pakistan player’s inclusion in the 2022 T20 World Cup team

Ramiz Raja said he was happy to select Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik for the 2022 T20 World Cup

Ramiz Raja: “We did it in the last T20 World Cup (selecting Shoaib Malik). I don’t have any problem doing it again”

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Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ramiz Raja has insisted that he was never against selecting veteran all-rounder Shoaib Malik for the 2022 T20 World Cup.

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Bring a chairman from another country, Salman Butt takes a shot at Pakistan boss Ramiz Raja

Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt said Ramiz Raja should bring a chairman from another country to replace him at the PCB

Salman Butt on Ramiz Raja: “You have to bring drop-in pitches from [a] different country, soil from [a] different country, coaches and mentors from different countries. Bring a chairman from some other country too, no?”

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Former captain Salman Butt has said Ramiz Raja should “bring a chairman from some other country”.

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Everything is tested, Ramiz Raja tells dropped Pakistan player to do some self-reflection

Ramiz Raja told Pakistan batsman Ahmed Shehzad that everything is tested

Ramiz Raja: “I think he needs to introspect. When you are out of the team, your patience is tested, your temperament is tested, your hard work is tested”

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Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ramiz Raja told batsman Ahmed Shehzad that his patience, temperament and hard work will be put to the test since he is out of the national team.

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