Rayudu retires from ‘all forms and levels” of cricket after twice being snubbed for the World Cup

India batsman Ambati Rayudu retires from all forms and levels of cricket

Ambati Rayudu: “It has been a honour and privilege to have represented our country”

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India batsman Ambati Rayudu has announced his retirement from “all forms and levels” of cricket after he was twice snubbed for the ongoing World Cup.

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Is Haris angry that Pakistan snubbed him for three World Cup games?

Haris Sohail wasn't angry at being left out of Pakistan's team for three World Cup games prior to his 89 against South Africa World Cup cricket

Haris Sohail: “It was tough (not to be part of the team)…But no, I wasn’t frustrated”

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Pakistan batsman Haris Sohail has insisted that he was not angry about the fact that he didn’t feature in three of the national team’s World Cup matches before he stole the spotlight against South Africa on Sunday.

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Inzamam explains why Junaid was overlooked for ODI series against South Africa

Inzamam-ul-Haq Junaid Khan overlooked ODI series South Africa since he needs more time to recover from toe injury Pakistan cricket

Inzamam-ul-Haq: “We the selectors felt that as he is a fast bowler, we need to give him some time to recover”

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Pakistan chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq has revealed that left-arm seamer Junaid Khan was not selected for the upcoming ODI series against South Africa since the selectors felt that he needed more time to recover from a toe injury.

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Why is Akmal angry with Sarfraz and Arthur?

Kamran Akmal angry Sarfraz Ahmed Mickey Arthur constantly being snubbed Pakistan cricket

Kamran Akmal: “Perhaps the only time I will come under reckoning is courtesy of a miracle”

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Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal has blamed captain Sarfraz Ahmed and head coach Mickey Arthur for constantly overlooking him when it comes to picking players in the national team.

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Why is Salman Butt unhappy with the national selectors?

Salman Butt angry national selectors continuing to snub him Pakistan cricket

Salman Butt: “I have done my job. I have completed my rehab and served my punishment”

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Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt has admitted that he is growing increasingly frustrated with the national selectors as he continues to be overlooked for an international comeback.

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How did Alam respond after being overlooked for the tours of Ireland and England?

Fawad Alam disappointed snubbed Test team tour Ireland England determined work harder Pakistan cricket

Fawad Alam: “I’ll do what I know best. I’ll work hard, try my best, practice more, and play whatever domestic cricket comes my way”

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Pakistan all-rounder Fawad Alam has admitted that he doesn’t know why he keeps being snubbed when it comes to being selected for the national team.

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Arthur: No rift between me and Inzamam over fitness standards

“It was incredibly disappointing with Umar Akmal because he didn’t tour West Indies for the same reason”

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Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur has made it clear that he and chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq see eye to eye when it comes to the fitness standards of the national team.

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