New Zealand’s captain Tom Latham speaks during a press conference at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium in Rawalpindi. On the eve of their first one-day international (ODI) cricket match against Pakistan

APP32-260423 RAWALPINDI: April 26 - New Zealand's captain Tom Latham speaks during a press conference at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium in Rawalpindi. On the eve of their first one-day international (ODI) cricket match against Pakistan. APP/ADZ/MAF/ABB/MOS
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New Zealand’s captain Kane Williamson speaks during a press conference ahead of their one day international (ODI) cricket matches Series against Pakistan at the National Stadium.

APP34-080123 KARACHI: January 08 - New Zealand's captain Kane Williamson speaks during a press conference ahead of their one day international (ODI) cricket matches Series against Pakistan at the National Stadium. APP/AMH/IQJ/FHA
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New Zealand’s Cricket Team captain Tim Southee addressing pre-series press conference ahead of the first Test match at the National Stadium.

APP11-251222 KARACHI: December 25 - New Zealand's Cricket Team captain Tim Southee addressing pre-series press conference ahead of the first Test match at the National Stadium. APP/AMH/TZD/ABB
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Pakistan Cricket Team captain Babar Azam addressing pre-series press conference ahead of the first cricket Test match at the National Stadium.

APP10-251222 KARACHI: December 25 - Pakistan Cricket Team captain Babar Azam addressing pre-series press conference ahead of the first cricket Test match at the National Stadium. APP/AMH/TZD/ABB
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Pakistan Cricket Team captain Babar Azam and New Zealand’s captain Tim Southee posing for photograph after unveiling Test Series Trophy ahead of first Cricket Test match at the National Stadium.

APP09-251222 KARACHI: December 25 - Pakistan Cricket Team captain Babar Azam and New Zealand's captain Tim Southee posing for photograph after unveiling Test Series Trophy ahead of first Cricket Test match at the National Stadium. APP/AMH/TZD/ABB
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England’s Cricket Team captain Ben Stokes talking to media during a press conference after a training session ahead of their third Cricket Test Match against Pakistan at the National Stadium.

APP16-161222 KARACHI: December 16 - England's Cricket Team captain Ben Stokes talking to media during a press conference after a training session ahead of their third Cricket Test Match against Pakistan at the National Stadium. APP/AMH/ZID/ABB
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Ireland women cricket team captain Laura Delany and Pakistan women captain Bismah Maroof pose for a photo with ODI series trophy. in Provincl Capital.

APP64-021122 LAHORE: November 02 – Ireland women cricket team captain Laura Delany and Pakistan women captain Bismah Maroof pose for a photo with ODI series trophy. in Provincl Capital. APP/IRR/ /ABB/IQJ/SSH
APP64-021122 LAHORE: APP64-021122 LAHORE: November 02 – Ireland women cricket team captain Laura Delany and Pakistan women captain Bismah Maroof pose for a photo with ODI series trophy. APP/IRR/ /ABB/IQJ/SSH

Pakistan women cricket team captain Bismah Maroof posses with winning trophy along with Pakistan’s Sidra Ameen holding Player of Series Trophy after winning One-Day International (ODI) Series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka Women’s at the Southend Club DHA.

APP52-050622 KARACHI: June 05 - Pakistan women cricket team captain Bismah Maroof posses with winning trophy along with Pakistan's Sidra Ameen holding Player of Series Trophy after winning One-Day International (ODI) Series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka Women’s at the Southend Club DHA. APP Photo by Syed Abbas Mehdi
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Pakistan’s women cricket team Captain Bismah Maroof and Sri Lankan women cricket team Captain Chamari Athapaththu unveiling trophy of Pakistan-Sri Lanka women ODI series at the South end Club

APP73-310522 KARACHI: May 31 – Pakistan’s women cricket team Captain Bismah Maroof and Sri Lankan women cricket team Captain Chamari Athapaththu unveiling trophy of Pakistan-Sri Lanka women ODI series at the South end Club. APP
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Pak Army personnel paying tribute at the grave of martyred Muhammad Naeem. Captain Samiullah along with the relatives of the martyred soldier attends the funeral procession

APP47-280122 CHAMAN: January 28 - Pak Army personnel paying tribute at the grave of martyred Muhammad Naeem. Captain Samiullah along with the relatives of the martyred soldier attends the funeral procession. APP photo by Saeed Ali
APP47-280122 CHAMAN: APP48-280122 CHAMAN: January 28 - Pak Army personnel paying tribute at the grave of martyred Muhammad Naeem. Captain Samiullah paying tribute and condolences with the relatives of the martyred soldier Muhammad Naeem at the funeral procession. APP photo by Saeed Ali

FCNA Force Commander Gilgit-Baltistan Jawwad Ahmad Qazi meeting with captain of teams during the inauguration of Karakoram International University Sports Gala 2021

APP76-201021 GILGIT: October 20 - FCNA Force Commander Gilgit-Baltistan Jawwad Ahmad Qazi meeting with captain of teams during the inauguration of Karakoram International University Sports Gala 2021. APP Photo by Ashraf Hussain Nasiri
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Minister for Information and Planning & Development Gilgit-Baltistan Fate Ullah Khan giving away winning trophy to captain during prize distribution ceremony of Volleyball Tournament at Juglote

APP41-080321 GILGIT: March 08 - Minister for Information and Planning & Development Gilgit-Baltistan Fate Ullah Khan giving away winning trophy to captain during prize distribution ceremony of Volleyball Tournament at Juglote. APP Photo by Ashraf Hussain Nasiri

Secretary Hyderabad Gymkhana Sajid Bhutto giving away winner trophy to Karachi Club Team captain during cricket series 2021 played between Hyderabad Gymkhana and Karachi Club at Gymkhana

APP25-219221 HYDERABAD: February 21 – Secretary Hyderabad Gymkhana Sajid Bhutto giving away winner trophy to Karachi Club Team captain during cricket series 2021 played between Hyderabad Gymkhana and Karachi Club at Gymkhana. APP photo by Akram Ali

Pakistan’s cricket team captain Babar Azam (L) and South Africa’s cricket team captain Heinrich Klaasen pose for a picture with the T20 trophy during a ceremony at the Gaddafi Cricket Stadium

APP63-100221 LAHORE: February 10 – Pakistan's cricket team captain Babar Azam (L) and South Africa's cricket team captain Heinrich Klaasen pose for a picture with the T20 trophy during a ceremony at the Gaddafi Cricket Stadium. APP photo by Rana Imran
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Babar Azam – From ball picker to Test captain

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LAHORE, Jan 23 (APP): Babar Azam, one of the most prolific modern-day batsmen, will lead Pakistan for the first time in Test cricket when his team take on South Africa in the two-Test series, which begins on 26 January. South Africa last toured Pakistan in 2007 and during that series, Babar, who has now become… Continue reading Babar Azam – From ball picker to Test captain

Babar Azam is the Most Valuable Cricketer of the Year

By Sohail Ali LAHORE, Jan 01 (APP): Pakistan captain Babar Azam was named as the Most Valuable Cricketer of the Year following his stellar performances across all formats during the 2020 calendar year. In addition to the most prestigious award, the 26-year-old was also adjudged the White-ball Cricketer of the Year after averaging 110.5 and… Continue reading Babar Azam is the Most Valuable Cricketer of the Year

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