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Tag Archives: Waqar Younis

Hassan Ali can be good pacer of new ball: Waqar Younis

ISLAMABAD: Former cricket great Waqar Younis said that he believes right-arm pacer Hassan Ali can become a very good fast bowler of the new ball. “Keeping in view the sort of pace and action which he currently has, it seems to me that soon Hassan Ali will start bowling outswinger,” ...

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Umar Akmal makes serious allegations against Waqar Younis

LAHORE: Lashing out at Waqar Younis, Pakistan’s controversial middle order batsman Umar Akmal has said that the former coach forced him to do wicket-keeping in Test matches and on refusal was threatened to be thrown out of the team. “Talking about Pakistan cricket team, I accept that I refused to ...

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Waqar Younis terms spot-fixing as cancer in sports

LONDON: Former Pakistani cricketer, Waqar Younis, recently expressed his disappointment at the recent influx of unscrupulous activities in the Pakistan cricket circle. The Pakistan Super League (PSL) has been a breakthrough innovation for the country but the T20 league saw itself being plagued by the menace of spot fixing last ...

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From hunted to hunter: The meteoric rise of Hasan Ali

LAHORE: It was February 2016, and the Pakistan Super League was in its inaugural season. The Peshawar Zalmi had just lost a match, and an unknown cricketer by the name of Hasan Ali was sent to the post match press conference to answer questions. In a way, he was a ...

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Hassan, Imam bring series victory for Pakistan against Lanka

ABU DHABI: Debutant Imamul Haq scored a century and propelled Pakistan to a comfortable win against Sri Lanka in the third ODI at Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. A brilliant century by Imam, who scored 100 off 125 balls, set the stage for Pakistan to win the five-match ODI series 3-0. ...

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Waqar Younis joins Islamabad United

LAHORE: Former Pakistan captain and head coach Waqar Younis has joined the Islamabad United as bowling coach for the third edition of the Pakistan Super League to be held in 2018. The franchise owner announced this while Waqar was also given a role of director cricket for United. Regarding his ...

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PSL franchise Multan Sultans reunite Wasim, Waqar

Waqar Younis and Wasim Akram will be reunited at the PSL’s newest franchise Multan Sultans. Younis will be the franchise’s mentor and head coach, while Akram will take the role of cricket operations director after deciding to leave Islamabad United. The official signing of the agreement, ESPNcricinfo understands, is expected to take place ...

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Kamran blames Waqar for Pakistan cricket’s downfall

LONDON: Pakistan cricketer Kamran Akmal accused former national coach Waqar Younis of causing damage to Pakistan cricket. The wicketkeeper-batsman slammed Waqar for not being able to guide Pakistan to success during his two separate tenures as head coach in 2010-2011 and 2014-2016. Reiterating his point, Kamran said that in his ...

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Will become Wasim Akram, if given 2nd opportunity: Waqar

MELBOURNE: Former Pakistani fast bowler Waqar Younis stated that he will chose to be Wasim Akram, if given second opportunity. “90s” The Golden era of Pak🇵🇰🇵🇰Cricket..If I get another opportunity 2 choose who I want 2 be,,I’ll say @wasimakramlive #TrueLegend #Respect https://t.co/3J4HGDWzbV — waqar younis (@waqyounis99) July 22, 2017 In ...

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