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T20 World Cup Final: ‘Shaheen Afridi’s injury put us off,’ says Pakistan skipper Babar after loss to England
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T20 World Cup Final: ‘Shaheen Afridi’s injury put us off,’ says Pakistan skipper Babar after loss to England

Shaheen Afridi seemingly injured his knee after picking up Harry Brook's catch in the 13th over. He returned and tried to bowl, but could not continue.

Pakistan vs England, T20 World Cup final: 'You can't bat this way in a final,' Harbhajan Singh slams Babar Azam
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Pakistan vs England, T20 World Cup final: 'You can't bat this way in a final,' Harbhajan Singh slams Babar Azam

Babar Azam scored a 32-ball 28 before getting out of a bad shot to England bowling hero Adil Rashid

T20 World Cup: 'Jo TV pe baithe hain,' Babar Azam hits back at critics after Pakistan reach final
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T20 World Cup: 'Jo TV pe baithe hain,' Babar Azam hits back at critics after Pakistan reach final

Pakistan captain Babar Azam also added that he doesn't mind criticism as long as it isn't personal.

T20 World Cup: Pakistan opening pair of Babar Azam-Mohammad Rizwan creates history with century stand vs NZ
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T20 World Cup: Pakistan opening pair of Babar Azam-Mohammad Rizwan creates history with century stand vs NZ

Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan put on a stand of 105 runs in 76 balls against New Zealand in the T20 World Cup semis match.

'We need firepower at the top': Shahid Afridi's advice to Babar Azam ahead of T20 World Cup semi-final
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'We need firepower at the top': Shahid Afridi's advice to Babar Azam ahead of T20 World Cup semi-final

Pakistan marched into the semi-final after defeating Bangladesh in their last group stage match

T20 World Cup: 'Cricket is a funny game', Babar Azam's message to Pakistan teammates after securing semi-final spot
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T20 World Cup: 'Cricket is a funny game', Babar Azam's message to Pakistan teammates after securing semi-final spot

Babar Azam also talked about the wicket the game was played on and mentioned that the pitch was not easy to bat on as it was a bit two-paced.

Imran Khan suffers bullet injury: Shoaib Akhtar, Babar Azam and other Pakistan cricketers condemn firing attack
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Imran Khan suffers bullet injury: Shoaib Akhtar, Babar Azam and other Pakistan cricketers condemn firing attack

Imran Khan was injured in a firing incident near his container during a long march he was carrying out to protest against the ruling coalition.

T20 World Cup: Pakistan captain Babar Azam says he and Rizwan were not up to the mark against South Africa
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T20 World Cup: Pakistan captain Babar Azam says he and Rizwan were not up to the mark against South Africa

Despite the win, Babar Azam was not happy with his and opener Mohammad Rizwan's form as both the batters failed to contribute in the must-win match.

T20 World Cup: ‘Ye spinner tha ki batsman tha’, Shahid Afridi reacts to Amit Mishra’s sarcastic tweet on Babar’s form
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T20 World Cup: ‘Ye spinner tha ki batsman tha’, Shahid Afridi reacts to Amit Mishra’s sarcastic tweet on Babar’s form

Amit Mishra made a tweet on Babar Azam’s form, similar to the tweet, the latter had made on Virat Kohli’s form.

T20 World Cup: Amit Mishra takes cheeky dig at Babar Azam’s poor form, says ‘this too shall pass’
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T20 World Cup: Amit Mishra takes cheeky dig at Babar Azam’s poor form, says ‘this too shall pass’

Pakistan captain Babar Azam flopped once again with the bat against Netherlands as he managed to score just four runs off five balls.

T20 World Cup: Captain Babar Azam critical of Pakistan's chase against Netherlands
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T20 World Cup: Captain Babar Azam critical of Pakistan's chase against Netherlands

Pakistan lost four wickets before completing the 92-run chase in 13.5 overs vs Netherlands in T20 World Cup.

Pakistan vs Netherlands T20 World Cup: Roelof van der Merwe runs out Babar Azam with stunning direct hit; watch video
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Pakistan vs Netherlands T20 World Cup: Roelof van der Merwe runs out Babar Azam with stunning direct hit; watch video

Babar Azam has scored just eight runs this T20 World Cup in three innings as Roelof van der Merwe's end the Pakistan captain's innings at four with a direct hit.

Virat Kohli vs Babar Azam: Waqar Younis, Shoaib Malik, Misbah-Ul Haq give their verdict after T20 World Cup show
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Virat Kohli vs Babar Azam: Waqar Younis, Shoaib Malik, Misbah-Ul Haq give their verdict after T20 World Cup show

Virat Kohli scored two half-centuries in as many innings during the T20 World Cup, urging Pakistan cricket legends to reassess their thoughts on Babar Azam vs Virat Kohli debate.

'Take Gaddafi's pitch to T20 World Cup if you can't play in Australia,' Wasim Akram vents out at Babar Azam
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'Take Gaddafi's pitch to T20 World Cup if you can't play in Australia,' Wasim Akram vents out at Babar Azam

Wasim Akram accuses Pakistan captain Babar Azam of poor planning leading to the T20 World Cup while adding they can't blame the pitches for the embarrassing defeat.

Pakistan vs Zimbabwe, T20 World Cup: Babar's one-handed blinder leaves teammates wide-eyed; watch video
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Pakistan vs Zimbabwe, T20 World Cup: Babar's one-handed blinder leaves teammates wide-eyed; watch video

Babar Azam pulled off a blinder while fielding at slip as Regis Chakabva was dismissed for a golden duck off Shadab Khan's bowling.

T20 World Cup: Babar Azam should quit as Pakistan captain if he keeps repeating the same mistakes, says Saleem Malik
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T20 World Cup: Babar Azam should quit as Pakistan captain if he keeps repeating the same mistakes, says Saleem Malik

Skipper Babar came under criticism after Pakistan suffered a narrow loss against arch-rivals India in their opening game of the T20 World Cup.

T20 World Cup: Mohammad Hafeez lashes out at Pakistan captain Babar Azam after India defeat
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T20 World Cup: Mohammad Hafeez lashes out at Pakistan captain Babar Azam after India defeat

Hafeez asserted that Azam has been taking some wrong decisions for three games in a row but his captaincy is like a "sacred cow" that can't be questioned.

T20 World Cup: Virat Kohli bats alongside Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan in the nets; watch video
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T20 World Cup: Virat Kohli bats alongside Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan in the nets; watch video

Kohli was seen batting right next to Babar and Rizwan in the nets at Gabba after Monday's round of T20 World Cup warm-up clashes.

T20 World Cup: Sunil Gavaskar meets Babar Azam, gives special gift and advice to Pakistan captain – Watch
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T20 World Cup: Sunil Gavaskar meets Babar Azam, gives special gift and advice to Pakistan captain – Watch

Pakistan cricket camp had held a private party where Babar met India batting legend Sunil Gavaskar.

Watch: Babar Azam’s 28th birthday celebrations attended by Rohit Sharma and other captains
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Watch: Babar Azam’s 28th birthday celebrations attended by Rohit Sharma and other captains

Babar Azam cut the cake with a hearty smile on his face and the other cricketers went on to sing “happy birthday” for him.