Used the same ploy on Waqar Younis, Saleem Malik on how he got the best out of the Pakistan swing specialist

Saleem Malik said he used the same ploy on Waqar Younis

Saleem Malik: “I would use the same ploy on Waqar. This is what is called management. I used my brain to make sure they kept performing”

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Former Pakistan batsman Saleem Malik said he used to call Waqar Younis the best bowler in the world in order to ensure he kept taking wickets.

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Your reputation will suffer if you don’t get wickets, Saleem Malik on Pakistan bowler who he told was the world number one

Saleem Malik told Pakistan great Wasim Akram his reputation would suffer if he didn't take wickets

Saleem Malik: “I would tell him Waz, you are the world’s No. 1 bowler. If you get wickets or not, it won’t affect me because it’s your own reputation”

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Former Pakistan captain Saleem Malik recalled telling legendary left-arm seamer Wasim Akram that his reputation would suffer if he didn’t get wickets.

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Players too frightened to do anything, rapid Pakistan seamer says many likely suffering from mental pressure

Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Amir said players are too frightened to do anything and likely suffer from mental pressure

Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Amir: “Some players are too frightened to do anything about it or speak up about it because there are a lot of things which are outside the control of players”

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Pakistan left-arm pace bowler Mohammad Amir said there are likely many players who also suffer from mental pressure, but noted that they are too frightened to do anything.

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PCB’s decision may backfire, Abbas on putting Pakistan batsman under so much pressure

Zaheer Abbas said the PCB's decision to make Babar Azam Test captain may backfire

Zaheer Abbas: “After a long time Pakistan has got a batsman of Babar’s caliber and I don’t know why the PCB has put too much responsibility on him at this age as it may backfire”

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Legendary Pakistan batsman Zaheer Abbas has said that the Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) decision to appoint Babar Azam as Test captain may backfire.

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