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Australia vs Pakistan: Azhar Ali feels young pacers Naseem Shah, Mohammad Musa will do well in future for visitors
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Australia vs Pakistan: Azhar Ali feels young pacers Naseem Shah, Mohammad Musa will do well in future for visitors

Pakistan will also take solace that the future has arrived in the form of Babar Azam, who came to Australia as the world’s top T20 batsman and departs as a proven test performer

Australia vs Pakistan: Visitors’ thrashing reveals gulf in class between pace batteries, Pakistan youngsters need to learn quickly from mistakes
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Australia vs Pakistan: Visitors’ thrashing reveals gulf in class between pace batteries, Pakistan youngsters need to learn quickly from mistakes

While the Pakistan bowlers toiled throughout the series, their counterparts defied Ali’s logic by taking wickets in clumps. In Brisbane, the Australian fast bowlers halted Pakistan’s bright beginning by taking five wickets in 73 balls to change the momentum of the innings, the match and the series. In Adelaide, the quicks once again decimated the visitor’s top order by restricting them to 6-89 in 32 overs.

Australia vs Pakistan: David Warner smashes maiden triple ton and records on Day 2, puts hosts in commanding position in second Test
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Australia vs Pakistan: David Warner smashes maiden triple ton and records on Day 2, puts hosts in commanding position in second Test

Paine’s decision to put the team above the individual on Saturday evening left Warner in second spot on Australia’s all-time list of biggest Test scorers, behind only Matt Hayden’s 380 against Zimbabwe in 2003.

Australia vs Pakistan: David Warner, Marnus Labuschagne frustrate visitors with 294-run stand on Day 1
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Australia vs Pakistan: David Warner, Marnus Labuschagne frustrate visitors with 294-run stand on Day 1

While Australia stuck with the same XI that won the series opener, Pakistan made three changes in a bid to end a losing streak in tests down under that dates back to 1995

Australia vs Pakistan: Visitors' rapid disintegration after positive start to first Test highlights unresolved batting issues
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Australia vs Pakistan: Visitors' rapid disintegration after positive start to first Test highlights unresolved batting issues

The entire hype heading into the match was about Pakistan’s young rapid pace battery, but for Pakistan to truly compete they needed to overcome the Australian bowling

Australia vs Pakistan: Marnus Labuschagne's maiden international century sets the tone for Aussies on Day 3 of first Test
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Australia vs Pakistan: Marnus Labuschagne's maiden international century sets the tone for Aussies on Day 3 of first Test

Marnus Labuschagne posted a career-high 185 and David Warner contributed 154 as the top three batsmen scored 436 of Australia’s 580 first-innings runs.

Australia vs Pakistan: 16-year-old schoolboy seamer Naseem Shah pitches up for unlikely Test debut at the Gabba
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Australia vs Pakistan: 16-year-old schoolboy seamer Naseem Shah pitches up for unlikely Test debut at the Gabba

Pakistan's Naseem Shah, 16, could eclipse former home captain Ian Craig as the youngest Test debutant on Australian soil. Craig took the field as a 17-year-old against South Africa in 1953.

Australia vs Pakistan: Pace ace Waqar Younis backs raw teenage pacers to shine in Test series
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Australia vs Pakistan: Pace ace Waqar Younis backs raw teenage pacers to shine in Test series

Following the retirement of Mohammad Amir and Wahab Riaz this year, Pakistan have brought 16-year-old Nasim Shah and 19-year-old pair Musa Khan and Shaheen Afridi to Australia, along with veteran seamer Imran Khan senior.

Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq says teen pacer Naseem Shah could be a 'surprise package' in Australia Tests
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Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq says teen pacer Naseem Shah could be a 'surprise package' in Australia Tests

Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq is eager to see what schoolboy paceman Naseem Shah can produce on Australia’s fast pitches despite concerns over the 16-year-old’s readiness for the rigours of Test cricket.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Jasprit Bumrah's accuracy, Lasith Malinga's heroics versus England among best bowling spells from league stage
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Jasprit Bumrah's accuracy, Lasith Malinga's heroics versus England among best bowling spells from league stage

Despite plenty of runs being scored by teams on flat surfaces in UK, there have been some standout bowling spells at the World Cup. A look at the top bowling efforts from the league stage.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Shaheen Afridi's performance is biggest positive from Pakistan's campaign, says Wasim Akram
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Shaheen Afridi's performance is biggest positive from Pakistan's campaign, says Wasim Akram

Former Pakistan fast bowler Wasim Akram has hailed left-arm bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi as a star for the future who can inspire youngsters in Pakistan

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

Pakistan vs Bangladesh, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Shaheen Shah Afridi revels in 'incredible' six-wicket haul
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Pakistan vs Bangladesh, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Shaheen Shah Afridi revels in 'incredible' six-wicket haul

Afridi became the youngest ever bowler at 19 years and 90 days to claim a five-wicket haul in the World Cup when his six for 35 helped Pakistan dismiss Bangladesh for 221 runs and notch up a 94-run win in their last outing.

Shaheen Afridi steals limelight with six-wicket haul as Pakistan sign off World Cup campaign with win over Bangladesh
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Shaheen Afridi steals limelight with six-wicket haul as Pakistan sign off World Cup campaign with win over Bangladesh

Here are the best photos from Pakistan's 94-run win over Bangladesh in match 43 of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 in London's Lord's Cricket Ground.

Pakistan vs Bangladesh, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Sarfaraz Ahmed says defeat against West Indies cost the team dearly
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Pakistan vs Bangladesh, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Sarfaraz Ahmed says defeat against West Indies cost the team dearly

The horrendous batting show against the West Indies, when they were all out for just 105, cost Pakistan dear in the World Cup lamented skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed after his side exited from the showpiece

Pakistan vs Bangladesh, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Pakistan ride on Shaheen Afridi's six-for to end campaign on high; lose semi-final race
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Pakistan vs Bangladesh, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Pakistan ride on Shaheen Afridi's six-for to end campaign on high; lose semi-final race

Teenager Shaheen Afridi took six wickets as Pakistan won the game easily to finish level on 11 points and games won (five) with fourth-placed New Zealand, leaving them outside the top four due to their inferior run-rate.

Euro T20 Slam to be held on 19 July; Chris Lynn, Imran Tahir among marquee players
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Euro T20 Slam to be held on 19 July; Chris Lynn, Imran Tahir among marquee players

As per the Euro T20 Slam league guidelines, each team will have to play at least six local players and a maximum of five overseas players in the playing eleven.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Calm and confident Imad Wasim carves own identity with match-winning knock against Afghanistan
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Calm and confident Imad Wasim carves own identity with match-winning knock against Afghanistan

Imad Wasim has his moment, his innings, the match he can point to, whether it's in dressing rooms throughout the world or when he’s arguing about his value in Pakistan.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Stats Review: Pakistan's Shaheen Afridi youngest to take four-for in a World Cup, Kane Williamson third-fastest to 6000 ODI runs
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Stats Review: Pakistan's Shaheen Afridi youngest to take four-for in a World Cup, Kane Williamson third-fastest to 6000 ODI runs

Wahab Riaz's late flourish down the order helped Pakistan sustain their winning momentum against Afghanistan while Australia convincingly beat New Zealand

Pakistan vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Sarfaraz Ahmed credits Imad Wasim for pulling off nervy win over Afghanistan
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Pakistan vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Sarfaraz Ahmed credits Imad Wasim for pulling off nervy win over Afghanistan

The Pakistan skipper also praised left-arm paceman Shaheen Afridi, who again returned a four-wicket haul