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Wasim Akram

IND vs PAK: Wasim Akram Says Suryakumar Yadav Can Be 'Gamechanger' For India in T20 World Cup

Oct 22, 2021 PTI

Wasim Akram feels that Suryakumar Yadav is a product of the robust Indian domestic structure that BCCI has built in the past decade.

Online Abuse Prevents Wasim Akram From Taking Pakistan National Team Assignments

Oct 06, 2021 PTI

The former Pakistan captain stated he can't stand misbehaviour from people and don't think he has the patience for that.

Wasim Akram Denies Reports That He Is Interested In Becoming PCB Chief, Congratulates Ramiz Raja

Akram, who is in Australia, tweeted that the PCB chairman's job was a specialised one and he was not up for it

Wasim Akram Was Also Interested In PCB Chairman's Post

Aug 30, 2021 PTI

According to the source at one time Akram's name was put forward as a top candidate to replace Ehsan Mani

I'm Inspired By Wasim Akram, Abdul Razzaq, Azhar Mahmood: Hasan Ali

Injuries kept Hasan Ali out of international cricket for nearly 18 months after the World Cup 2019

24 May, 2021

Pakistan Should Not Ignore Mohammad Amir, Says Wasim Akram


Mohammad Amir has not played for Pakistan since last year when he had a fall out with the Pakistan team head coach, Misbah-ul-Haq and bowling coach, Waqar Younis

29 March, 2021

What A Day That Was: Old Picture Of Wasim Akram Celebrating Holi In India Goes Viral

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A young Wasim Akram was part of the Pakistan cricket team which visited India in 1987 for five Tests and six ODIs

18 November, 2020

PSL 2020: Wasim Akram Dedicates Karachi Kings' Maiden Pakistan Super League Win To Late Dean Jones - VIDEO


Dean Jones had joined Karachi Kings as head coach ahead of PSL 2020 season and was present for the league matches in February-March before the COVID-19 pandemic postponed the T20 league

08 November, 2020

Wasim Akram Backs Babar Azam To Take Over Test Captaincy, Urges Him To Be Assertive


The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is expected to announce a new Test captain on November 11 to replace Azhar Ali ahead of New Zealand tour.

07 November, 2020

India vs Australia: Wasim Akram Predicts Close Contest But Says Aussies Favourites At Home


The Indian squad leaves for Australia immediately after the IPL ends in the UAE on November 10. India won the Test series 2-1 when they toured Australia in 2018

18 August, 2020

Pakistan Cricket Fraternity Salutes Former India Captain MS Dhoni For An Impactful Career


Pakistani stalwarts such as Inzamam-ul-Haq, Basit Ali, Wasim Akram, Waqar Younis Mudassar Nazar, Shahid Afridi and many others showed immense respect for MS Dhoni

17 August, 2020

ENG Vs PAK: England Owe Pakistan A Reciprocal Tour In 2022, Says Wasim Akram


England have not travelled to Pakistan since the 2005-06 season due to security concerns following the terrorist attack on the visiting Sri Lankan team in 2009

05 June, 2020

Quality Of Bowling Is Lot Better In PSL Than IPL, Says Wasim Akram Citing Foreign Cricketers


Legendary Pakistan fast bowler Wasim Akram has however said that the PSL is the second-best domestic T20 league in the world after IPL

13 May, 2020

Sachin Tendulkar Or Virat Kohli: Wasim Akram Has His Say

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Legendary Pakistan bowler Wasim Akram explained the difference between Indian batting greats Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli

07 May, 2020

People Still Use My Name To Promote Themselves: Wasim Akram Slams Former Pakistan Teammate


Wasim Akram said even he could say a lot of negative things about former Pakistan teammates but refrained from doing so

26 April, 2020

Playing Lot Of Cricket Affects Basics, But I Was Fully Prepared For IPL 2020: Kuldeep Yadav


Kuldeep Yadav said he didn't plan enough last time and having learned his lesson, the chinaman bowler was "100 percent sure of success" in IPL 2020 whose fate hangs in balance because of the COVID-19 pandemic

25 April, 2020

Gautam Gambhir, Wasim Akram Had Big Influence On At KKR: Kuldeep Yadav


Kuldeep Yadav said that Gautam Gambhir, who led KKR to two IPL titles in 2012 and 2014, gave him confidence by assuring him of a place in the team

25 April, 2020

Thought I Had Played My Last Game After Debut Against Pakistan: Sachin Tendulkar


In his first Test in 1989, Sachin Tendulkar was up against a Pakistan pace attack comprising Imran Khan, Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis

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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.

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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.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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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.

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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.

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