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Babar Azam

In 2019, worked on my mistakes, understood Test cricket's nuances: Babar Azam

Azam said he wasn't quite living up to his own expectations in Test cricket for the last two years.

01 Jan 2020 1:28 PM

Pakistan's top-four batsmen score hundred for 2nd time in Test cricket history

Earlier in 2007, Indian top-four batsmen amassed century in a single inning of a Test against Sri Lanka.

22 Dec 2019 3:53 PM

'I want to get where Virat Kohli is today': Babar Azam

The 24-year-old is a self-confessed fan of Kohli spoke about his aspiration to emulate the world's No.1 Test and ODI batsman.

16 Dec 2019 7:00 PM

Not preparing better for Australian conditions cost Pakistan the series

The visitors crashed to an innings and 48 runs defeat in the second Test at Adelaide, following an innings and five-run loss in Brisbane.

02 Dec 2019 4:26 PM

We haven't seen the best of Babar Azam yet, says Ricky Ponting

25-year-old Azam played a knock of 157 against Australia A last week.

19 Nov 2019 4:43 PM


'Want to emulate Virat Kohli, Kane Williamson': Pakistan T20 skipper Babar Azam

The 25-year-old Azam had played 33 T20I games in which he scored 1290 runs with an impressive average of 49.61.

26 Oct 2019 1:45 PM

Newly-appointed Pakistani captain Babar Azam excietd for Australian challenge

Azam last week replaced Sarfaraz Ahmed, who was dumped as skipper and left out of the squad following the shocking 3-0 defeat by Sri Lanka.

25 Oct 2019 7:51 PM

Babar Azam breaks multiple records in second ODI vs Sri Lanka

Azam has recorded the milestone in his 71st innings in the 50-over format while Kohli had taken 82 innings to script the feat.

01 Oct 2019 12:33 PM

Pakistan start post World Cup campaign with 67-runs win in ODI vs Sri Lanka

Babar also became the fastest Pakistani batsman to complete 1,000 ODI runs in a calendar year in 19 matches.

01 Oct 2019 8:40 AM

Shoaib Akhtar feels PCB should make Haris Sohail or Babar Azam the team's captain

Skipper Sarfaraz was trolled and bashed heavily for Pakistan’s poor performance in the World Cup.

25 Jul 2019 3:34 PM


Pakistan's Babar Azam eyes summit of world batting, competes with Kohli

Pakistan's batting coach Grant Flower certainly believes Babar has the X-factor.

28 Jun 2019 5:02 PM

ICC CWC'19: Babar Azam becomes 2nd fastest to reach 3000 ODI runs

Pakistan rode on 24-year-old Babar Azam who scored an unbeaten 101 to guide his team to its third victory.

27 Jun 2019 6:25 PM

ICC CWC'19: Twitterati lauds Babar Azam for guiding Pakistan home

The win also kept Pakistan’s semi-final hopes alive. Pakistan who are currently ranked 6th, now have 7 points from 7 games.

27 Jun 2019 6:21 PM

ICC CWC'19: 'Ton against New Zealand is my best Knock': Babar Azam

Chasing a modest target of 238 in bowler-friendly conditions, Azam scored an unbeaten 101 off 127 balls to push Pakistan over the line.

27 Jun 2019 6:14 PM

ICC CWC'19: 'Belief is the key to winning games for Pakistan': Babar Azam

The 24-year-old hit a match-winning unbeaten 101 to anchor Pakistan's reply to New Zealand's score of 237 for six at Edgbaston.

27 Jun 2019 5:47 PM


ICC CWC'19: 'Babar Azam can emulate Virat Kohli': Grant Flower

Chasing a tricky target of 238, Pakistan were 110 for three at the halfway stage, but Babar stood tall with his 101-run knock.

27 Jun 2019 5:44 PM

Shoaib Akhtar tells Babar Azam to play like Kohli

Akhtar said while Azam has been scoring some crucial runs for Pakistan, he fails to go the full distance.

24 Jun 2019 1:36 PM

World Cup 2019: Turn and twist

Kuldeep says ball that breached Babar’s defence is one of his best deliveries.

18 Jun 2019 7:01 AM

ICC 2019 World Cup: Pakistan squad and player analysis

The arch-rivals of India were once a force to be reckoned with, but, now the standards of the Pakistan cricket have crumbled.

26 May 2019 8:15 PM

Pakistan's Babar Azam seeks to unravel his batting strengths at the World Cup

Babar Azam is the fastest batsman to reach 1,000 T20I runs, taking 26 innings to get there and dethroning Kohli in the process.

24 May 2019 10:01 AM