What happened in the cricket world today – June 10
Here is the quick wrap-up of the events that matter in the cricketing world.
Updated - Jun 10, 2021 7:36 pm
Here are the latest titbits of news that matter in the world of cricket today.
1. Bangladesh to tour Zimbabwe for lone Test, six-white ball games in three phases
The Bangladesh cricket team will tour Zimbabwe for an all-format series. The series will comprise of 1 Test, 3 ODIs, and 3 T20Is.
2. Babar Azam discloses what Shaheen Afridi told him after he got his wicket in the first half of PSL 2021
Pakistan batting sensation Babar Azam has revealed what left-arm seamer Shaheen Afridi told him after taking his wicket. Azam added that it is good to see Pakistan bowlers being aggressive.
3. ‘Fearless’ Dan Christian backed for Australia’s T20 World Cup finisher role
Sydney Sixers’ coach Greg Shipperd has opined that Dan Christian possesses a unique skill set and is a strong finisher as well.
4. Former Pakistan all-rounder Yasir Arafat picks combined India-Pakistan all-time T20 XI, MS Dhoni to lead
Pakistan cricketer Yasir Arafat has picked his combined India-Pakistan T20I XI. The team features five Indians and they are Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni, and Jasprit Bumrah.
5. The current Pakistan team needs a leader like MS Dhoni: Yasir Arafat
Yasir Arafat has showered praise on MS Dhoni and has stated that the Pakistan side needs a leader like Dhoni. Arafat further added that Dhoni knows the skill of man-management.
6. Bilateral series between India and Pakistan should resume, feels Inzamam-ul-Haq
Former Pakistan skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq feels that if bilateral series between India and Pakistan resume, it will lead to the betterment of the game.
7. ‘Rahul Bhai called me up’ – Ajinkya Rahane recalls Rahul Dravid’s valuable advice before India debut
Ajinkya Rahane has revealed the conversation that he had with the legendary Rahul Dravid before he made his debut for India.
8. My role is to take the backseat; I only turn up when Virat Kohli asks to me: Ajinkya Rahane
Indian Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane has revealed that his role is to keep the plans ready so that when skipper Virat Kohli asks him for suggestions, Rahane is ready with the answers.