Not ruling out a comeback into the team for him, Wasim on Pakistan veteran who is a useful big-hitter and spinner

Mohammad Wasim said he is not ruling out a comeback for Shoaib Malik into the Pakistan team

Mohammad Wasim on Shoaib Malik: “I’m not ruling him out but at the moment, as I told him, it will be difficult to pick him for the number he is batting at”

Image courtesy of: ESPNcricinfo

Pakistan chief selector Mohammad Wasim has made it clear that he is not ruling out the prospect of veteran all-rounder Shoaib Malik returning to the national team for now.

Continue reading

Told him what he needs to do to get back into the Pakistan team, Wasim on handy big-hitting all-rounder

Mohammad Wasim said Shoaib Malik has been told what he needs to do to get back into the Pakistan team

Mohammad Wasim: “We have also told Shoaib Malik what he needs to do in order to come back into the side”

Image courtesy of: ESPNcricinfo

Pakistan chief selector Mohammad Wasim said veteran all-rounder Shoaib Malik has been told what he needs to do to regain his spot in the national team.

Continue reading

Thumbs up to them, Shoaib Malik on two Pakistan players who can have a big impact on any game

Shoaib Malik gave a thumbs up to Haider Ali, Wahab Riaz, Saqib Mahmood and Sherfane Rutherford

Shoaib Malik: “Thumbs up to all the boys especially youngsters Haider Ali, Saqib Mahmood, not to forget Sherfane Rutherford and experienced Wahab Riaz”

Image courtesy of: Pakistan Super League

Veteran Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik has given a thumbs up to big-hitting batsman Haider Ali and left-arm seamer Wahab Riaz.

Continue reading

Let the kid play, Babar Azam recalls how Pakistan veteran helped him overcome his nervousness

Babar Azam said Shoaib Malik helped him overcome his nervousness in a practice match by telling everyone let the kid play

Babar Azam: “When it was my turn to bat I was nervous. He walked to me, calmed me down and told everyone around: Let the kid play”

Image courtesy of: ESPNcricinfo

Pakistan captain Babar Azam recalled the time veteran all-rounder Shoaib Malik helped him overcome his nervousness.

Continue reading

They are fantastic players, Bopara on three Pakistan cricketers with a lot of talent

Ravi Bopara said Shoaib Malik, Wahab Riaz and Amad Butt are fantastic players

Ravi Bopara: “I like the team that we have got, some of the experienced players that we have here, they are fantastic players like Shoaib Malik, Wahab Riaz and Amad Butt”

Image courtesy of: Pakistan Cricket Board

Veteran England all-rounder Ravi Bopara has heaped praise on the Pakistan trio of Shoaib Malik, Wahab Riaz and Amad Butt, saying they are “fantastic players”.

Continue reading

Hope they live up to the high expectations, Pakistan seamer Wahab Riaz on six players

Wahab Riaz said he hopes Kamran Akmal, Shoaib Malik, Ravi Bopara, Sherfane Rutherford, David Miller and Imran Butt live up to the high expectations in PSL 6

Wahab Riaz: “We have high hopes from Kamran Akmal, Shoaib Malik and Ravi Bopara. We also have high expectations from David Miller, Rutherford and Imran Butt”

Image courtesy of: Pakistan Super League

Pakistan left-arm pace bowler Wahab Riaz is hoping that Kamran Akmal, Shoaib Malik, Ravi Bopara, David Miller, Sherfane Rutherford and Imran Butt live up to expectations in the Pakistan Super League (PSL).

Continue reading

He is the spine of the team, Afridi slams Pakistan for ignoring big-hitting veteran for South Africa series

Shahid Afridi said Shoaib Malik is the spine of the Pakistan team

Shahid Afridi: “Malik is the spine of the side. With a World Cup coming up, he should have been in the side”

Image courtesy of: Zimbio

Legendary Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has slammed the national selectors for ignoring veteran cricketer Shoaib Malik for the upcoming series against South Africa.

Continue reading

I am perfectly all right, Pakistan all-rounder says after crashing his car

Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik said he is perfectly all right after crashing his car

Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik: “I am perfectly all right everybody. It was just a happenstance accident and [the] Almighty has been extremely benevolent. Thank you to each one of you who’ve reached out. I am deeply grateful for all the love and care”

Image courtesy of: ESPNcricinfo

Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik has confirmed that he is “perfectly all right” after crashing his car.

Continue reading