Stop comparing him to Kohli, Razzaq says elite 26-year-old Pakistan player should instead by compared to Inzamam, Miandad, Yousuf and Anwar

Abdul Razzaq said don't compare Babar Azam to Virat Kohli

Abdul Razzaq: “Firstly, we should not say such a thing [compare Virat Kohli with Babar Azam]. You can’t compare Indian players with Pakistan players because Pakistan has more talent”

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Former Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq has said that people should stop comparing captain Babar Azam to India skipper Virat Kohli.

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Pakistan will find it tough to beat New Zealand, cricket legend says

Zaheer Abbas said Pakistan will find it tough to beat New Zealand

Zaheer Abbas: “Though Pakistan have a brilliant record of success against New Zealand, now the situation is different because the Black Caps are quite a strong bunch who can beat any team”

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Batting great Zaheer Abbas has admitted that Pakistan will find it tough to beat New Zealand.

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His average in all three formats is outstanding, Abbas says Pakistan player is going well

Zaheer Abbas said Babar Azam's average in all three formats of the game is outstanding

Zaheer Abbas: “Babar is going well with the bat as his performance in all the three formats are worth mentioning and he maintains good averages in all the formats which is not an easy job”

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Legendary Pakistan batsman Zaheer Abbas admitted that captain Babar Azam has an outstanding average in all three formats of the game.

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I hope he proves he has strong nerves, Abbas backs Pakistan player to overcome all the challenges he faces

Zaheer Abbas said he hopes Babar Azam proves he has strong nerves as he will need it for the challenges ahead

Zaheer Abbas: “I do hope he proves himself as a man of strong nerves and handles all the challenges ahead”

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Iconic Pakistan batsman Zaheer Abbas said he hopes captain Babar Azam proves he has strong nerves as he will need it to overcome the challenges ahead.

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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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Punishment was five laps of the ground, Pakistan batsman on edging the ball through the slips

Pakistan legend Zaheer Abbas said he would have had to run five laps of the ground as punishment if he were to edge the ball through the slips

Pakistan legend Zaheer Abbas: “Our respective coaches would have had some stern words and made us do 5 laps of the ground after the match was over”

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Iconic Pakistan batsman Zaheer Abbas has said that his coach would make him run five laps of the ground if he edged the ball through the slips.

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I have a lot of admiration for him, Zaheer Abbas on Pakistan player who is a shining star in international cricket

Zaheer Abbas said he has a lot of admiration for Pakistan captain Babar Azam

Zaheer Abbas: “I have a lot of admiration for the likes of Virat Kohli, Steve Smith and Babar Azam, players who have proven themselves in all three formats”

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Legendary Pakistan batsman Zaheer Abbas has said that he has a lot of admiration for captain Babar Azam.

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I learned a lot watching him bat, Pakistan icon Zaheer Abbas on West Indies great

Zaheer Abbas said he learned a lot watching West Indies great Rohan Kanhai bat

Zaheer Abbas: “I learnt a lot from watching Rohan Kanhai, he was a batsman who I used to love watching bat and someone who I could learn from”

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Pakistan batting icon Zaheer Abbas has said that he learned a lot by watching West Indies great Rohan Kanhai bat.

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He was the most difficult to face, Pakistan legend Zaheer Abbas admits one bowler gave him the most trouble

Zaheer Abbas said Australia spinner John Gleeson was the most difficult bowler he faced

Zaheer Abbas: “The one bowler who I could never work out and who I found very difficult to face was the Australian spinner John Gleeson”

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Legendary Pakistan batsman Zaheer Abbas has admitted that Australia spinner John Gleeson was the most difficult bowler he faced during his illustrious international career.

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