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‘Wasim must have said that, but…’: Azhar Mahmood denies rift between skipper Babar Azam and Shaheen Afridi | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Pakistan assistant coach Azhar Mahmood has refuted claims of a disagreement between captain Babar Azam and star fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi. Mahmood stated that the recent comments made by former captain Wasim Akram, suggesting that Babar and Shaheen are not on speaking terms, are false.Furthermore, Mahmood criticized those who believe that cricketers should not have a life beyond the sport and should remain isolated in their hotel rooms, dwelling on their close loss to India.Rumors often circulate that the Pakistan team is divided into two groups, with one faction led by Babar and the other under Shaheen's influence.T20 World Cup 2024: Points Table | Schedule"Wasim must have said that, but I don't know. I didn't see it. Shaheen and Babar are definitely talking, they are ...

‘Rizwan has no game awareness’ ‘Horrible’ ‘Pseudo-allrounders’ – Wasim Akram, Waqar Younis, Mudassar Nazar slam Pakistan team after India loss

After their bowlers restricted India to a below average total of 119, and they had six wickets in hand while chasing 40 runs from 35 balls even after their trusted anchor Mohammad Rizwan departed, Pakistan’s extraordinary collapse in the run chase drew the ire of some of the former cricketers. Much of the criticism has been directed at the faltering batting department as their hopes to advance through the group stages hang by a thread. Akram tears into batting Former captain Wasim Akram did not hold back in his assessment of Pakistan’s batting performance. “They have been playing cricket for 10 years, and I can’t teach them. Rizwan has no game awareness… Iftikhar Ahmed knows one shot on the leg side. He has been a part of the team for years but doesn’t know how to bat… I can’t go and te...

‘Mujhe do din neend nahi aayi…’: Usman Khan addresses Pakistan teammates in hilarious speech – Watch | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Pakistan cricketers are gearing up for their first match against the United States in the T20 World Cup that is scheduled to be played on Thursday.With Babar Azam as captain and Gary Kirsten as coach, the team looks to be in a relaxed frame of mind even though the build-up to the tournament wasn't exactly smooth as Pakistan lost a four-match T20I series against England 0-2.Nevertheless, unpredictable Pakistan cannot be underestimated as they can beat any team on their day.Usman Khan shared a video on his X handle where he is addressing his Pakistan teammates after a meal at a restaurant in the US. The video has Usman Khan addressing his teammates in his typical style who are laughing at the team bonding session.The video shows Babar Azam, Gary Kirsten, Shaheen Afridi, Haris R...