About 8-9 players have already cemented their places in the T20 World Cup squad, Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq says

Misbah-ul-Haq said about 8-9 players have already cemented their places in the T20 World Cup squad

Misbah-ul-Haq: “About 8-9 players are set in their positions for the T20 World Cup and we know who their replacements will be as well”

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Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has revealed that about eight to nine players have cemented their spots in the T20 World Cup squad.

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Is there space for me in the top order, Pakistan player recalled to the team says

Pakistan batsman Sohaib Maqsood asked if there is space for him in the top order

Pakistan batsman Sohaib Maqsood: “Obviously, everyone dreams about playing for the national side but you also have to look at whether there is place for me in the top order [in the] Pakistan team”

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Pakistan batsman Sohaib Maqsood has asked whether there is a spot for him in the top order after he was recalled to the national team.

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The number 4, 5 or 6 spot could be his, Wasim tells Pakistan batsman to improve his strike-rate and show more commitment

Mohammad Wasim said the number four, five or six spot could be Haris Sohail's

Mohammad Wasim on Haris Sohail: “I spoke with him about his batting position and I told him that there could be a spot in the middle order available to him, maybe 4, 5 or 6”

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Pakistan chief selector Mohammad Wasim said batsman Haris Sohail could claim the number four, five or six spot as his own if he improves his strike-rate and shows more commitment.

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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”

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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.

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Mushtaq told me to keep bowling the same line and length, Pakistan player pumped up for South Africa series says

Pakistan spinner Sajid Khan said Saqlain Mushtaq told him to keep bowling the same line and length

Pakistan spinner Sajid Khan: “He told me to continue bowling the way I did in domestic cricket and maintain a good line and length. He also asked me to spot the batsman’s weakness and bowl accordingly”

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Pakistan rising star Sajid Khan has revealed that legendary spinner Saqlain Mushtaq told him to keep bowling the same line and length.

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What has Haris Rauf done to get into the Test squad, legendary Pakistan captain and chief selector says

Inzamam-ul-Haq asked what Haris Rauf has done to get into the Test squad

Inzamam-ul-Haq: “Haris Rauf is another example. He has played three first-class matches, only taking just seven wickets, and you have named him in the Test squad”

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Legendary Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq has asked what pace bowler Haris Rauf has done to earn a spot in the Test team.

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Cemented my spot, then out for 16 months, Pakistan player picked for South Africa series says

Pakistan seamer Hasan Ali said he cemented his place in the national team and was then out for 16 months

Pakistan seamer Hasan Ali: “It was a very difficult time for me. When you are a permanent member of a team and suddenly you are out of the game for 16 months it’s hard to take”

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Pakistan pace bowler Hasan Ali admitted that it was very tough to see himself going from cementing his spot in the national team to being out of action for 16 months.

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Found a pure wicketkeeper-batsman and Test all-rounder, Jalaluddin on Pakistan duo

Jalaluddin said make sure Mohammad Rizwan and Faheem Ashraf stay in the Pakistan team for the South Africa series

Jalaluddin: “In the end there was some outcome for Pakistan in the form of Rizwan as a pure wicketkeeper-batsman and Faheem as a Test all-rounder”

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Former Pakistan pace bowler Jalaluddin believes the national team have found a “pure wicketkeeper-batsman” in Mohammad Rizwan and a “Test all-rounder” in Faheem Ashraf.

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