Saqlain Mushtaq

  • Saqlain Mushtaq says modern-day batsmen lack strategy against spin 31-03-2014 08:05 PM

    Mirpur: A lack of strategy in batting against spin has contributed to slow-bowling success at the World Twenty20, former Pakistan off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq said Monday. "The tactics are changing and the batsmen don't seem to have the kind of strategy they used to have to face spin bowling," said Saqlain,...
  • Saqlain's presence in West Indies camp makes Pakistan uneasy 29-03-2014 10:29 AM

    Karachi: The presence of former Pakistan spinner, Saqlain Mushtaq in the West Indies camp has made the Pakistan management and players uneasy ahead of a clash between the two teams in the World T20 which is expected to decide the semi-finals line up. Saqlain, 37, who took 208 Test and...
  • Saqlain could inspire West Indies spinners, says Miller 25-02-2014 11:05 AM

    Kingston: West Indies spinner Nikita Miller said the return of spin legend and coach Saqlain Mushtaq to the regional setup will help inspire their bowlers in the limited-overs series against England, starting Friday. The former Pakistan player was brought in to help West Indies' spinners after a clinic at the...
  • Saqlain advises Ajmal to take a break from cricket 08-01-2014 11:54 AM

    Karachi: Former Pakistan Test spinner Saqlain Mushtaq has advised Saeed Ajmal to take a break from the sport in order to extend his career. Saqlain said it was a big disappointment that Ajmal could not take a single wicket in the second innings of the Abu Dhabi Test against Sri...
  • Sachin's scalp in Chennai Test of 1999 my most prized wicket: Saqlain 09-11-2013 11:18 AM

    Karachi: Former Pakistan players Mohammad Yousuf and Saqlain Mushtaq on Saturday paid tributes to Sachin Tendulkar, saying that world cricket will be left with a big void after his retirement. "There is going to be a big void because I don't think we will ever see a champion batsman like...
  • Tendulkar's retirement a big loss to world cricket: Saqlain 30-10-2013 02:06 PM

    New Delhi: Former Pakistan spinner Saqlain Mushtaq on Wednesday said Sachin Tendulkar's retirement from Test cricket is a "big loss" to world cricket. "Sachin's retirement is a big loss to world cricket. He is not only an amazing player but a great human being as well. I have a lot...
  • Saqlain impressed by Windies spinner Shillingford 17-09-2013 02:05 PM

    Bridgetown: Former Pakistan spinner Saqlain Mushtaq has singled out West Indies offspinner Shane Shillingford as a player who has impressed him as he leads a bowling clinic in the Caribbean. Shillingford and several other male and female West Indian spinners have been attending the clinic at the Sagicor High Performance...
  • Saqlain Mushtaq impressed with West Indies spinners 09-09-2013 01:21 PM

    Bridgetown: Former Pakistan offspinner Saqlain Mushtaq said he was honoured to be invited to the Caribbean to train the current generation of West Indies spinners. Saqlain accepted an invitation from the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and has been sharing his wisdom and understanding with current and emerging spinners at...
  • Mushtaq to hold spin bowling clinic in Barbados 30-08-2013 03:32 PM

    St. John's: Former Pakistan offspinner Saqlain Mushtaq is to conduct a spin bowling clinic for current and emerging West Indies cricketers in Barbados next week. Mushtaq, now a spin bowling consultant, has been contracted by the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) to work with twelve men's spin bowlers from various...
  • Saqlain Mushtaq invited to work with West Indies spinners 29-08-2013 05:46 PM

    Former Pakistan offspinner Saqlain Mushtaq has agreed to working with West Indies spinners during a three-week training camp, beginning September 3. West Indies coach Ottis Gibson suggested Saqlain's name for the camp, which will be attended by players from senior, emerging and women's teams. "West Indian head coach Otis Gibson...