Shoaib Naveed

Afridi — Losing his drift

To the casual eye, it may seem like Afridi is just 'sad' like Ronaldo. But there is a genuine problem that is affecting his performance. Published Sep 19, 2012 05:03pm

Exclusive: “I picked you to bowl fast”

Much has been said about Bolt’s admiration of Waqar Younis but it is a little-known fact that Younis himself was a sprinter to start off with. Published Aug 28, 2012 03:28pm

No problem with Test cricket

Why is every one trying to make us believe Test cricket is dying, when it’s actually blooming? Published Jun 25, 2012 11:11am

Re-scripting the chase

Pakistan’s performance against England in the first two one-day internationals (ODIs) in Abu Dhabi has given an... Published Feb 16, 2012 06:03pm

Pakistan's doosra

I must, humbly, admit that I was never a big fan of Abdur Rehman. Having grown up emulating the likes of Mushtaq... Published Jan 30, 2012 12:41pm

Demystifying the Saeed Ajmal anomaly

The English batsmen's failure to read Ajmal’s length more than anything else should be their biggest cause for... Published Jan 20, 2012 12:18pm

The perils of imitating Shane Warne

Richie Benaud, the celebrated leg spinner also known for his legendary one-liners in the commentary box, once said,... Published Dec 27, 2011 10:43am

Let the star shine

WACK! The ball met the middle of a swivelling blade and deposited itself beyond the empty stands on the mid-wicket... Published Dec 16, 2011 08:05am