Tough for him to keep his spot, Moin says Pakistan big-hitter has to work really hard

Moin Khan said it will be tough for his son Azam Khan to keep his spot in the Pakistan team

Moin Khan on his son Azam Khan: “maintaining your place in the side is more difficult and he needs to work really hard in order to do that”

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Former Pakistan captain and wicketkeeper-batsman Moin Khan said it will be tough for his son Azam to keep hold of his spot in the national team.

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Handles pressure situations really well, Pakistan quick Mohammad Amir on top-quality player

Mohammad Amir said Virat Kohli handles pressure situations really well

Mohammad Amir: “Virat Kohli, I find it slightly tough because he handles pressure conditions really well”

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Pakistan quick Mohammad Amir has heaped praise on India captain Virat Kohli, saying he “handles pressure conditions really well”.

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Difficult to bowl to him, Pakistan seamer Mohammad Amir on Australia century machine with awkward technique

Mohammad Amir said it is difficult to bowl to Steve Smith because of his awkward technique

Mohammad Amir: “In recent days, I find it difficult to bowl to Steven Smith because of his awkward technique”

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Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir admitted that it is difficult to bowl to Australia batsman Steve Smith due to his awkward technique.

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Couldn’t figure out where to bowl to him, Pakistan quick Mohammad Amir on stylish England batsman

Mohammad Amir said he couldn't figure out where to bowl to Jonathan Trott

Mohammad Amir: “In Tests, it used to be Jonathan Trott as I couldn’t figure out where to bowl [to] him”

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Pakistan left-arm seamer Mohammad Amir has admitted that former England batsman Jonathan Trott was one of the most difficult batsmen he bowled to as he “couldn’t figure out where to bowl him”.

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Of course I still want to play ODIs and Tests, Pakistan player admits it will be tough with all the competition

Pakistan opener Sharjeel Khan said of course he still wants to play ODIs and Tests

Pakistan opener Sharjeel Khan: “The idea is to perform really well in T20Is and then step by step look to play in ODIs and Tests but the fact is that the competition is very tough for those formats”

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Pakistan batsman Sharjeel Khan said he still harbours hopes to play ODIs and Tests in the future, but will take it step by step.

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Always tough to face him because of his seam movement and accuracy, Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq on quality Sri Lanka bowler

Misbah-ul-Haq said it was always tough to face Dhammika Prasad because of his seam movement and accuracy

Misbah-ul-Haq: “It was always tough to face you because of your seam movement and accuracy, and your competitiveness”

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Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has praised Sri Lanka pace bowler Dhammika Prasad for his wonderful international career.

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Expecting Pakistan to come out fighting, South Africa seamer Kagiso Rabada ready for tough series

Kagiso Rabada said he expects Pakistan to come out fighting

Kagiso Rabada: “I’m expecting Pakistan to come out fighting. They’ve got some good players. It’s not going to be easy. It’s going to be a Test series we are going to have to earn the right to win. I’d love to go back home with a trophy in the bag”

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South Africa pace bowler Kagiso Rabada said he expects “Pakistan to come out fighting” in their upcoming series.

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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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It’s tough to score runs against him, Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali says about New Zealand seamer who can swing the ball both ways

Azhar Ali said it is tough to score runs against Kyle Jamieson

Azhar Ali: “Kyle is quite tall and bowling good lines and swinging the ball both ways. It was fun and also it was tough”

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Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali has heaped praise on New Zealand pace bowler Kyle Jamieson, saying it is tough to score runs against him.

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They are top quality bowlers, Pakistan legend Shahid Afridi on Australia duo wreaking havoc

Shahid Afridi said Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood are top quality bowlers

Shahid Afridi: “Brilliant display by Cummins and Hazlewood today, really enjoyed top-quality Test match fast bowling after [a] long time. Indian batting is still capable of fighting back but it will be now tougher without Kohli”

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Legendary Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has heaped praise on Australia pace bowlers Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood following their performance in the first Test against India.

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