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Hid my wife inside cupboard of hotel room during 1999 WC: Saqlain Mushtaq

Pakistan spin great Saqlain Mushtaq said that he had to once hide his wife in the cupboard of his hotel room after a sudden change in the team policy meant that all family members of the players had to be sent home during the 1999 World Cup. Saqlain said that …

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Ramiz Raja advises Azhar Ali to ‘focus on his own batting’ in England

Ramiz Raja thrashed Umar Akmal calling him an idiot, bats for passing of legislation against match fixing

Former Pakistan cricketer Ramiz Raja has suggested current Test captain Azhar Ali to focus on his own batting and lead from the front when they take on England in the much-anticipated series in August. Raja pointed towards Pakistan’s tour of Australia last year where Azhar could muster only 62 runs …

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Mohammad Hafeez among SIX Pakistan players who tested negative for COVID-19 – eligible to join side in England

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday informed that Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Rizwan, Shadab Khan and Wahab Riaz have tested negative for COVID-19 for the second time in three days and are now eligible to join the team in England. The players were retested on June …

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Pakistan bowlers can expose England’s ‘fragile’ top-order, feels Azhar Ali

Pakistan Test captain Azhar Ali believes that his side can outclass England at their own backyard in the upcoming three-match Test series if his bowlers manage to expose the ‘fragile’ England batting line-up, especially the top order. “Their top order has been quite fragile for a while since Alastair Cook …

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Inzamam slams PCB medical staff for ignoring ‘calls from players’

Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq slammed the Pakistan Cricket Board and its medical staff for their attitude towards looking after the players’ health. Nine of the 29-man squad that Pakistan have chosen for the tour of England in late July have tested positive for coronavirus alongwith one member of the support …

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Have asked for assurance regarding visas for World Cups in India: PCB CEO

PCB Chief Executive Wasim Khan has revealed that they have asked the ICC to get written assurance from the BCCI that the Pakistan team will not face any difficulty in getting visas to play in next year’s T20 World Cup and the 50-over World Cup scheduled to be held in …

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Hafeez says he is COVID-19 negative a day after PCB announces positive result

Pakistan batsman Mohammad Hafeez

Pakistan batsman Mohammad Hafeez has claimed that he has tested negative for coronavirus after undergoing a test in his personal capacity. On Tuesday, the Pakistan Cricket Board informed that Hafeez was one of ten Pakistan players in total who tested positive for COVID-19. Hafeez, however, conducted a private test for …

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SEVEN Pakistan players including Wahab Riaz, Haris Rauf & Haider Ali test positive for COVID-19

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirmed on Monday that three Pakistan internationals — Shadab Khan, Haris Rauf and Haider Ali — have tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of the tour of England. The players were tested on Sunday in Rawalpindi and were asymptomatic. Apart from these three cricketers, the Board …

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Shadab Khan, Haris Rauf and Haider Ali test positive for COVID-19

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirmed on Monday that three Pakistan internationals — Shadab Khan, Haris Rauf and Haider Ali — have tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of the tour of England. The players were tested on Sunday in Rawalpindi and were asymptomatic. Apart from these three cricketers, the Board …

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