He could help our struggling middle order, Mohammad Wasim says 32-year-old Pakistan batsman may be the answer

Pakistan chief selector Mohammad Wasim said Shan Masood could help the struggling middle order

Mohammad Wasim: “because of how Shan is performing and how we’re struggling in the middle order, there is a chance that he could fit there in the future. But we lack evidence to support this idea”

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Pakistan chief selector Mohammad Wasim is debating whether Shan Masood could be the answer to the national team’s middle order woes.

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They can make our middle order stronger, Babar Azam backs two Pakistan players to get the job done

Babar Azam said Haris Sohail and Saud Shakeel can make the middle order stronger

Babar Azam: “We are struggling a bit in the middle order but I’m hopeful that Haris Sohail and Saud Shakeel’s inclusion will help us in this regard”

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Pakistan captain Babar Azam has backed Haris Sohail and Saud Shakeel to make the ODI team’s middle order stronger.

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Mohammad Wasim may want me to bat at No. 5, Pakistan player who knows the middle order is a concern says

Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik said Mohammad Wasim may want him to bat at No. 5

Shoaib Malik: “I said to him that [the] Pakistan team is currently struggling to find a suitable batsman at number five and I am available to bat at that number, to which he agreed and said that they are also thinking along the same lines”

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Pakistan big-hitting all-rounder Shoaib Malik said chief selector Mohammad Wasim may want him to bat at number five.

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‘Players are struggling to make ends meet’, Pakistan cricketer wants departmental cricket back

Pakistan pace bowler Zia-ul-Haq wants departmental cricket to return as players are struggling to make ends meet

Pakistan pace bowler Zia-ul-Haq: “Having the departments in place as it used to be meant that players were able to survive financially and now that those departments are gone, these players are struggling to make ends meet”

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Pakistan left-arm seamer Zia-ul-Haq has called for the return of departmental cricket, saying that “players are struggling to make ends meet”.

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Two people backed me when I was struggling, Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik expresses gratitude

Shoaib Malik thanks Abdul Razzaq and Mohammad Rizwan for backing him when he was struggling

Shoaib Malik: “I want to thank my management, especially coach Abdul Razzaq and captain Mohammad Rizwan for backing me when I needed their backing the most as I was struggling”

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Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik thanked Khyber Pakhtunkhwa head coach Abdul Razzaq and captain Mohammad Rizwan for backing him when he was struggling.

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I’ve been struggling recently, but my prayers have been answered, Pakistan player with great potential says

Pakistan all-rounder Faheem Ashraf said he has been struggling recently, but his prayers have been answered

Pakistan all-rounder Faheem Ashraf (left): “My performance today is due to prayers, especially since I was struggling recently”

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Pakistan all-rounder Faheem Ashraf admitted that he has been struggling recently, but said his prayers have been answered after he starred in Central Punjab’s National T20 Cup win over Northern.

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