Karachi: Pakistan's chief selector and interim coach Mohsin Khan has asked middle-order batsman Umar Akmal to stop being selfish and work on playing big innings.
Akmal was dropped for the Test series against Sri Lanka in the UAE and advised to play in domestic cricket.
There is no doubt over his (Akmal's) potential or talent. But he has not done enough to remain in the team, Mohsin was quoted as saying in espncricinfo.
Basically we have given him a message. 'Go and play domestic cricket and learn to play big innings'. Learn to turn your thirties and forties into hundreds for the team. Stop being selfish.'...more
08:20 PM, Mar 10, 2008