If they don’t score quick enough, Pakistan will struggle, Inzamam on top order pair

Inzamam-ul-Haq said if Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan don't score quickly, Pakistan will struggle during the T20 World Cup

Inzamam-ul-Haq: “If they don’t score at a good strike-rate, the team will find itself in a difficult situation”

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Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq said if current skipper Babar Azam and wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan don’t score quick enough, the national team will struggle.

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Playing well but strike-rate still a problem, Inzamam on two Pakistan run-scorers who can’t be stopped

Inzamam-ul-Haq said Pakistan captain Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan are playing well but their strike-rate is still a problem

Inzamam-ul-Haq: “Babar and Rizwan have played exceedingly well in the last couple of years but I still feel that they should increase their strike-rate”

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Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq said current skipper Babar Azam and wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan are playing very well, but their strike-rate still remains a problem.

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Has the potential to be an all-format player, Ali Khan Tareen on one of Pakistan’s most destructive batsmen

Ali Khan Tareen said Azam Khan has the potential to be an all-format player

Ali Khan Tareen on Azam Khan: “Has the potential to be an all-format player”

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Former Multan Sultans co-owner Ali Khan Tareen has heaped praise on wicketkeeper-batsman Azam Khan, saying he is “one of the most destructive [batsmen] out there” who has the potential to be an all-format player.

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Unfair to judge solely on strike-rate, Pakistan batsman hits out at the selectors

Pakistan batsman Usman Salahuddin said it is unfair to judge players solely on strike-rate

Pakistan batsman Usman Salahuddin: “We need to play according to [the] situation. If the situation requires you to bat slowly, then you need to do that. Strike-rate doesn’t matter much”

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Usman Salahuddin believes it is unfair for the national selectors to judge a player solely based on their strike-rate.

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Fulfilled what the selectors want, top-quality Pakistan middle order player says

Pakistan batsman Usman Salahuddin said he fulfilled what the selectors want

Pakistan batsman Usman Salahuddin: “So I have worked on it and my strike-rate this season was 50-plus, which is an improvement. I have fulfilled the requirement and will keep performing”

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Middle order batsman Usman Salahuddin said he has fulfilled the requirement the national selectors wanted from him.

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Selectors said my strike-rate is too low, Pakistan batsman averaging 47 in first-class cricket says

Pakistan batsman Usman Salahuddin revealed the selectors said his strike-rate is too low

Pakistan batsman Usman Salahuddin: “I had a chat with selectors and they told me that my strike-rate is low and I need to work on that”

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Middle order batsman Usman Salahuddin said the national selectors told him that his strike-rate is too low.

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He could win us two out of five games, Misbah on No. 5 or 6 Pakistan batsman who can score at a strike-rate of 150-160

Misbah-ul-Haq said Azam Khan could win Pakistan two out of five games

Misbah-ul-Haq: “Given that we need someone who can score at [a strike-rate] of 150-160, we have picked up Azam Khan”

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Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq said wicketkeeper-batsman Azam Khan could win us two out of five games batting at number five or six.

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Maintain strike-rates of 140 without taking unnecessary risks, Sohaib Maqsood on impressive Pakistan duo

Sohaib Maqsood said Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan maintain strike-rates of 140 without taking unnecessary risks

Sohaib Maqsood: “Unless your name is Babar Azam or Mohammad Rizwan, who can play at a strike-rate of 140 without taking any risks”

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Pakistan batsman Sohaib Maqsood said captain Babar Azam and wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan have the ability to maintain strike-rates of 140 without taking unnecessary risks.

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Easier to be consistent with strike-rate of 120, Pakistan powerhouse who can smash the ball a long way says

Pakistan batsman Sohaib Maqsood said it is easier to be consistent with a strike-rate of 120

Pakistan batsman Sohaib Maqsood: “If you are playing at a strike-rate of around 120, then it is easier to be more consistent and play risk-free shots”

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Pakistan batsman Sohaib Maqsood said it is easier to be consistent when scoring at a strike-rate of around 120 since a player doesn’t need to play any risky shots.

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