Babar Azam wanted them as the T20 openers, Mohammad Wasim on two Pakistan batsmen who can smack enormous sixes

Mohammad Wasim said Babar Azam wanted Sharjeel Khan and Fakhar Zaman as Pakistan's T20 openers

Mohammad Wasim: “We spoke about the Twenty20 openers and the captain wanted Fakhar Zaman and Sharjeel Khan and that’s who we gave him”

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Pakistan chief selector Mohammad Wasim said captain Babar Azam wanted Sharjeel Khan and Fakhar Zaman as the team’s T20 openers.

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Wanted one particular player in the Test squad, but national selectors ignored Pakistan captain Babar Azam

Yasir Shah was the one particular player Babar Azam wanted in the Test squad, but the selectors ignored him

Yasir Shah was the one particular player Babar Azam wanted in the Test squad, but the selectors ignored him

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Pakistan captain Babar Azam reportedly wanted spinner Yasir Shah to be included in the Test squad for the tour of South Africa and Zimbabwe, but his suggestion was ignored by the national selectors.

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Kohli: I completely respect Kumble as a cricketer

“What happens in the change room is something that’s very sacred and private to all of us”

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India captain Virat Kohli has said that he has nothing but respect for everything Anil Kumble achieved during his illustrious career, but he refused to dwell on why the 46-year-old stepped down as head coach on Tuesday.

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ICC cricket committee recommends numerous changes

The ICC’s cricket committee believe that teams should not lose a review if an lbw is shown to be umpire’s call

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After meeting in London on May 23 and 24, the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) cricket committee has recommended a plethora of changes to the rules and regulations of international cricket.

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Woakes ready to shine at Champions Trophy

“I feel fine going back to England and hopefully playing a key part for England this summer”

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Following a strong showing for the Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League (IPL), England all-rounder Chris Woakes is eager to maintain his momentum going into the Champions Trophy next month.

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