Many Bangladeshis took the move as a political message ahead of the golden jubilee celebrations of the nation's independence. Bangladesh, helped by India, were liberated from Pakistan in 1971 after a bloody war.
Pakistan defeated India by 10 wickets in a Super 12 match, according to Saqlain, the sporting conduct of players on both sides sent a strong message of humanity.
The 44-year-old also promised Pakistan would play aggressive and positive cricket against New Zealand without the fear of defeat
The sudden changes coincide with the induction of former Test captain Ramiz Raja as the new Chairman of the board on September 13
Saqlain said the rule is discouraging budding spinners from taking up the art of off-spin bowling
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has reminded Saqlain Mushtaq that he is a board employee and can't post videos on Youtube
India vs Pakistan: Sachin Tendulkar's 136 in Chennai and Virender Sehwag's 309 in Multan are considered among the greatest in the history of the Test rivalry between two fierce rivals
A sudden change of policy meant that all family members of the Pakistan national cricket team had to be sent home during the 1999 World Cup
Saqlain Mushtaq was associated with the England cricket team as a spin consultant till World Cup last year, and helped both Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid take a measure of Virat Kohli
Spin legend Saqlain Mushtaq played international cricket between 1995 and 2004 and will be responsible for identifying, developing and preparing players for the Pakistan national team
Saqlain Mushtaq, who lives in UK, said he wanted to meet Rishi Kapoor and Irrfan Khan because they were good human beings
Calling to resume cricketing ties between India and Pakistan, Saqlain Mushtaq said if the neighbours play, "there is a possibility of relations improving"
While hailing Ravichandran Ashwin is the best Indian spinner currently, Pakistan legend Saqlain Mushtaq said Harbhajan Singh could have easily taken 700 Test wickets
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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