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Australia

Second innings resilience massive confidence booster for depleted Australia

"This will not only lift their morals for this tour, but it will also inject a lot of positivity in the dressing room ahead of the massive home season" Depleted, yet not defeated. Batting out almost 140 overs in the fourth...
Pakistan

Pakistan batted too slowly to force the issue

"Champion teams of Test cricket, be it Don Bradman’s Invincibles, Clive Lloyd’s Windies or the more recent Australian sides of the 1990s and 2000s always scored quickly, thus giving their bowlers enough time to bowl the opposition out twice" There...
Aaron Finch in action against Pakistan at Dubai, 1st test, 2018

Aaron Finch’s assured start in Test cricket is just what Australia needed

"The desperate move of playing him paid off, and with Khawaja in some fine form too, Australia can shift their focus to rectifying the rest of the batting order before India come calling" It was a desperate move. Deep in...
Mohammad Abbas

Slow and Steady: Mohammad Abbas becoming Pakistan’s go-to bowler in Tests

“He might not belong to the ‘fast and furious’ breed of Pakistani bowlers that the world is accustomed to. But he is surely becoming Pakistan’s go-to bowler in Tests with his ‘Slow and Steady’ approach” Pakistan put themselves in the...
Pakistan cricketer Bilal Asif celebrates after taking the wicket of Australian batsman Usman Khawaja

From almost giving up cricket to tormenting Australia – the journey of Bilal Asif

"The other players failed to offer any resistance and folded up for just 202, as Asif, with his extra bounce and sharp turns remained the secret weapon for a side who never fails to surprise" “The backbone of a surprise...
Haris Sohail of Pakistan celebrates after reaching his century

Pakistan grit it to to display the various facets of Test cricket in their...

"It was by no means an exciting day of cricket, but it was clever and smart, which are few of the traits needed to succeed in the format" Even as the Indian Test Team are trouncing their rudderless opponents West...
Sarfraz Ahmed

Onus on Sarfraz Ahmed to inject positivity in Pakistan camp

"As a captain, Sarfraz needs to play a proactive role in this journey" Following Pakistan’s Asia Cup debacle, skipper Sarfraz Ahmed had insisted the media not to press the panic button. Now, within a gap of 10 days, the on-field...
Pakistan

Pakistan would look to tide through the disappointment of Asia Cup against the Aussies

In the Middle East, a contest is all set to build-up and script enough drama..... Wearing an unsettled look, Pakistan will be gearing up to face their third Test match of the year against Australia, who are coming into the...
Tim Paine

Does the inexperienced Australia have enough firepower?

"They have the potential, but lack of experience could get the better of them" Talking about Test cricket, Australia are an intimidating side; their presence is daunting on the field. However, the same sensation has gone for a toss in...
Tim Paine

Australia step into Langer era with five newcomers in Test squad for UAE

Bold move by the Aussie selectors!  Australia have made some bold decisions in their Test squad announced for the tour of UAE with as many as five newcomers in the side. The likes of Glenn Maxwell and Peter Handscomb, two...

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