Waqar Younis

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Ashok Dinda Former Pakistan pace bowler Waqar Younis feels that Bengal medium pacer Ashok Dinda has it in him to become a Test bowler ...
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Despite Mitchell Johnson’s resurgence, Waqar Younis still considers Dale Steyn to be the best fast bowler in the world Kolkata - Refusing to ...
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Waqar Younis (Extreme Left), Jagmohan Dalmiya, Muttiah Muralitharan and Sourav Ganguly (Extreme Right) launch Vision 2020 Kolkata, March 15 (IANS): ...
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Waqar Younis On Monday, the Cricket Association of Bengal announced that they have appointed legendary Pakistani fast bowler Waqar Younis along ...
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Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis – two of the finest exponents of reverse swing bowling Reverse swing is the art of making the older ball move in ...
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The Asia Cup has a history of disruptions but in the idea of its conception, it is perhaps flawless. The modern era of cricket owes a lot to the ...
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Almost all the franchisees have been smart in buying players in the auctions this time. They have gone in for squads that can fulfil their needs in ...
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Mitchell Johnson Mitchell Johnson has become the fourth fastest Australian to record 250 wickets in Test matches. The Australian pace bowler ...
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Australian cricketer Clarie Grimmett Australian leg spinner, Clarrie Grimmett, who is regarded the inventor of the ‘flipper’, holds the ...
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Wasim Akram of Pakistan Below is an unusual yet interesting stat of most number of wickets taken by a bowler by knocking the batsman’s stumps ...
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BIO: Waqar Younis Maitla is a former Pakistani right arm fast bowler in cricket and widely regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers of all time. As of 2012, he holds the record for the youngest Pakistani Test captain and the third youngest Test captain in history. His trademark move was his ability to reverse swing a cricket ball at high speed. Waqar began his cricket career in in 1987/88 Pakistan, playing for several First-class cricket clubs. He had played only six first class games when he got picked for the Pakistan camp. Waqar made his International cricket debut for Pakistan against India on 15 November 1989, in the same match that Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar also made his debut. His statistics are quite impressive. His profile has a number of records that he made as well. He took 373 Test wickets and 416 One Day International wickets during his career. Together with bowling partner Wasim Akram, he formed one of the world's most feared bowling attacks. Younis has the best strike rate for any bowler with over 350 Test wickets. Waqar was appointed as the coach of the Pakistan cricket team on 3 March 2010. He played 87 Tests and 262 One Day International(ODI) matches for Pakistan during his international cricket career from1989 to 2003.
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