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Former South Africa captain Shaun Pollock criticises Quinton De Kock 'deception' over Fakhar Zaman run-out
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Former South Africa captain Shaun Pollock criticises Quinton De Kock 'deception' over Fakhar Zaman run-out

Speaking on air, Shaun Pollock said he believed the incident should have been sent to the third umpire for a ruling.

India vs England series 'trailer' for other teams to improve ahead of T20 World Cup, says Ramiz Raja
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India vs England series 'trailer' for other teams to improve ahead of T20 World Cup, says Ramiz Raja

Ramiz also felt that England had shell shocked the quality top order of the Indian team with their express pace.

India vs England: England better sub-continental travellers, scheduled their tours perfectly, says Ramiz Raja
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India vs England: England better sub-continental travellers, scheduled their tours perfectly, says Ramiz Raja

England are the last overseas team that have won a Test series in India back in 2012, under Alastair Cook's captaincy.

Pakistan vs Zimbabwe: Wahab Riaz gets warning for breaching COVID-19 regulations by using saliva on ball during first T20I
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Pakistan vs Zimbabwe: Wahab Riaz gets warning for breaching COVID-19 regulations by using saliva on ball during first T20I

The incident took place in the 11th over when Wahab started his over in the Zimbabwe innings and umpires Aleem Dar and Asia Yaqoob spotted the indiscretion and asked Wahab to leave the ball on the ground.

Babar Azam must learn to become match-winner like Virat Kohli, says former Pakistan batsman Ramiz Raja
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Babar Azam must learn to become match-winner like Virat Kohli, says former Pakistan batsman Ramiz Raja

Former Pakistan cricketer Ramiz Raja has said Babar Azam needs to learn how to become a match-winner from India captain Virat Kohli.

Sarfaraz Ahmed should retire from Tests and focus on white-ball cricket, feels former Pakistan skipper Ramiz Raja
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Sarfaraz Ahmed should retire from Tests and focus on white-ball cricket, feels former Pakistan skipper Ramiz Raja

Sarfaraz, a former captain, was seen performing the duties of 12th man in the series opener between England and Pakistan in Manchester.

Ramiz Raja says Pakistan need to give Fawad Alam a second chance to revive his Test career
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Ramiz Raja says Pakistan need to give Fawad Alam a second chance to revive his Test career

Ramiz said Alam, 34, had been waiting in the wings for long to have a second crack at Test cricket.

Ramiz Raja suggests jail-time as last resort to combat match-fixing, compares menace to COVID-19
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Ramiz Raja suggests jail-time as last resort to combat match-fixing, compares menace to COVID-19

Ramiz Raja said criminalising match-fixing can be a "useful deterrent" to fight the menace which, according to him, needs a concerted effort like the one currently on to contain the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pakistani batsmen scored for team, Indian batsmen played for themselves, says Inzamam-ul-Haq
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Pakistani batsmen scored for team, Indian batsmen played for themselves, says Inzamam-ul-Haq

Inzamam was speaking to Ramiz Raja on his Youtube channel, listing the major difference between the two teams during his playing days.

Cricket boards cannot survive if there is no activity for a long time, says Ramiz Raja
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Cricket boards cannot survive if there is no activity for a long time, says Ramiz Raja

Ramiz Raja said it would be a disaster if this lockdown continues for long.

PCB wants government to criminalise match-fixing, spot-fixing in cricket
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PCB wants government to criminalise match-fixing, spot-fixing in cricket

PCB chairman Ehsan Mani said at present they don't have the legal authority to call witnesses or check bank accounts and other details to deeply probe corruption cases.

More chances of snowfall in Lahore than bilateral series between India and Pakistan, says Sunil Gavaskar
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More chances of snowfall in Lahore than bilateral series between India and Pakistan, says Sunil Gavaskar

The legendary Sunil Gavaskar says it's possible that Lahore receives some snowfall but a bilateral series between India and Pakistan can not be played in present circumstances.

Former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja says country's tainted cricketers should open grocery stores
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Former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja says country's tainted cricketers should open grocery stores

Ramiz hit out at the Pakistan Cricket Board for reintegrating players such as Mohammad Amir, who has served prison time and a long ban from the game for involvement in spot-fixing

Shoaib Malik hits back at former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja on advise to retire
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Shoaib Malik hits back at former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja on advise to retire

Malik and Mohammad Hafeez apparently took offence to a recent interview where Ramiz advised the two senior Pakistan cricketers to retire gracefully from International cricket

Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik should retire, feels former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja
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Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik should retire, feels former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja

Both Hafeez and Malik were recalled to the Pakistan team for the T20 format in February after remaining on the sidelines since last year's World Cup in England

PCB says Sarfaraz Ahmed will remain in top central contract category, contrary to rumours of relegation
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PCB says Sarfaraz Ahmed will remain in top central contract category, contrary to rumours of relegation

Babar Azam, Pakistan's new T20 captain, and leg-spinner, Yasir Shah are the two other players alongside Sarfaraz Ahmed in category A of the contracts.

Ramiz Raja voices against implementing football-style managers in cricket, says captains must continue to call the shots
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Ramiz Raja voices against implementing football-style managers in cricket, says captains must continue to call the shots

Pakistan's cricketer-turned-commentator Ramiz Raja has advocated for captains to have a greater say in team matters and warned changing this situation would lead to disaster in cricket management.

Wasim Akram, Shoaib Akhtar, Waqar Younis 'surprised' by Mohammad Amir's Test retirement at 27
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Wasim Akram, Shoaib Akhtar, Waqar Younis 'surprised' by Mohammad Amir's Test retirement at 27

Mohammad Amir announced his retirement from the longest format on Friday having played 36 Tests in his chequered career that saw him being banned for spot-fixing.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Pakistan look to build for the future with young talent post debacle
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Pakistan look to build for the future with young talent post debacle

Post the World Cup exit, the Pakistan Cricket Board will be reviewing the performance of the team and its support staff while planning for the future

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Five otherwise average careers that hit their peak during marquee tournament
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Five otherwise average careers that hit their peak during marquee tournament

Here’s a look at some players who saved their best for the World Cup – a collection of cricketers who otherwise had a rather modest career but had the ability to raise their game during the World Cup.