Senseless to drop him, Abbas on Pakistan youngster seen as the next big thing

Zaheer Abbas said it was senseless to drop Haider Ali

Zaheer Abbas: “We had high expectations from Haider which is why it would have been better to give him a prolonged run rather the dropping him from the side”

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Iconic Pakistan batsman Zaheer Abbas questioned the decision to drop batsman Haider Ali for some matches during the T20 series against Zimbabwe.

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Mohammad Yousuf told me to focus on the basics, Pakistan batsman who has returned to form with a bang says

Pakistan batsman Abid Ali said Mohammad Yousuf told him to focus on the basics

Pakistan batsman Abid Ali: “Mohammad Yousuf, during training at the National High Performance Centre and camps, also gave me a lot of guidance and told me to focus on the basics”

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Pakistan opener Abid Ali revealed that legendary batsman Mohammad Yousuf advised him to focus on the basics.

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Nearly impossible for me to get in because of Rizwan, talented Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman says

Kamran Akmal said it is nearly impossible for him to get into the team because of Mohammad Rizwan

Kamran Akmal: “Playing in [the] Pakistan team as a wicketkeeper-batsman is nearly impossible as Rizwan has been outstanding”

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Veteran Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal said it is “nearly impossible” for him to get back into the national team because of how well Mohammad Rizwan is playing.

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Sometimes you just can’t score runs, Akhtar on Pakistan player who is trying his best

Shoaib Akhtar said sometimes players can't score runs after Babar Azam struggled in the Test series against Zimbabwe

Shoaib Akhtar: “Sometimes it happens that you can’t score runs but I’m sure Babar is trying his best. We expect a lot from him so we should try to stay positive”

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Legendary Pakistan pace bowler Shoaib Akhtar said captain Babar Azam is trying his best after he failed to impress in the recent Test series against Zimbabwe.

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He is still a young guy, Misbah on Pakistan player who has enjoyed a meteoric rise to the top of world cricket

Misbah-ul-Haq said Mohammad Rizwan is still a young guy

Misbah-ul-Haq: “The team has a lot of young players already. There is this slogan of giving young players a chance. Even Rizwan is comparatively young”

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Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq said wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan is still a young player in comparison to the rest of the guys in the national team.

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