Is there a personal grudge, Latif wonders why Pakistan duo have been treated as scapegoats

Rashid Latif said is there a personal grudge against Imad Wasim and Shan Masood, and said they have been treated like scapegoats

Rashid Latif: “Imad and Shan have been treated as scapegoats”

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Former Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Rashid Latif has questioned if there is a personal grudge after spin-bowling all-rounder Imad Wasim and opening batsman Shan Masood were ignored for the tour of South Africa and Zimbabwe.

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He was upset when I replaced him as captain, Rizwan on talented Pakistan batsman

Mohammad Rizwan said Shan Masood was upset when he replaced him as captain

Mohammad Rizwan: “Naturally Shan was upset about this decision for a couple of days but he has assured me that [he] will give his best for the side”

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Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan has revealed that opening batsman Shan Masood was upset when he replaced him as captain of the Multan Sultans.

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They need support, Younis on four Pakistan batsmen who have shown flashes of brilliance

Younis Khan said Abid Ali, Imran Butt, Shan Masood and Imam-ul-Haq need support

Younis Khan on Shan Masood, Imam-ul-Haq, Imran Butt and Abid Ali: “It’s important that our media should see how they can support players like these”

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Pakistan batting coach Younis Khan said the media should support Abid Ali, Imran Butt, Imam-ul-Haq and Shan Masood.

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Pick me because I’m the answer, 30-year-old Pakistan player thinks he can solve the problem with opening batsmen

Usman Salahuddin said pick him because he is the answer to the problem Pakistan has been having with opening batsmen

Usman Salahuddin: “I’ve given this some thought and I am ready to open in domestic cricket and for Pakistan if required”

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Pakistan batsman Usman Salahuddin believes he can be the answer to the national team’s problem with opening batsmen.

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Once a candidate for captain, now he’s dropped, Shahid Afridi on 31-year-old Pakistan player

Shahid Afridi said Shan Masood was once a candidate to become Test captain but has now been dropped

Shahid Afridi on Shan Masood: “One of the players who [was] dropped for the series against South Africa is one who was supposed to become captain”

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Iconic Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has noted that opening batsman Shan Masood was once a candidate to replace Azhar Ali as Test captain, but is now out of the national team.

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Too inconsistent, Wasim on Pakistan trio dropped for South Africa series

Mohammad Wasim said Shan Masood, Haris Sohail and Mohammad Abbas have been too inconsistent

Mohammad Wasim: “Haris Sohail, Mohammad Abbas and Shan Masood have been dropped due to inconsistent performances”

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Pakistan chief selector Mohammad Wasim said opener Shan Masood, batsman Haris Sohail and pace bowler Mohammad Abbas were dropped for the South Africa series “due to inconsistent performances”.

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Don’t drop them, Latif wants Pakistan duo retained for South Africa series

Rashid Latif said don't drop Shan Masood and Haris Sohail for the South Africa series

Rashid Latif: “I think Shan and Haris should be retained for upcoming South Africa series so that they can regain their form and confidence”

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Former Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Rashid Latif believes batsmen Shan Masood and Haris Sohail should be retained for the upcoming series against South Africa.

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Naseem, Masood, Zafar out, Hasan, Shakeel, Imam in for Pakistan’s series against South Africa, according to reports

Naseem Shah, Shan Masood and Zafar Gohar will be out for the South Africa series, while Hasan Ali, Saud Shakeel and Imam-ul-Haq will be in the team

Hasan Ali, Saud Shakeel and Imam-ul-Haq will reportedly replace Naseem Shah, Shan Masood and Zafar Gohar for the South Africa series

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Pace bowler Naseem Shah, opener Shan Masood and spin-bowling all-rounder Zafar Gohar are set to be dropped for the South Africa series, according to reports.

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