Captain of the Pakistan Cricket Team Sarfraz Ahmed wants the players to perform their best in the Asia Cup 2018. Sarfraz said that he would like to win against the traditional rival Indian team in this event, just like when Pakistan team bested theirs in Champions Trophy.
Pakistan Cricket Bowling Coach Azhar Mahmood asked fast bowler Mohammad Amir "to do more" with the new ball.Azhar Mahmood has been trying to put a curtain over Amir’s poor performance and fitness issues using his 5 year absence from cricket and drop catches,
West Indian Batsman Chris Gayle has leveled Pakistan's aggressive batsman Shahid Afridi’s record of the most sixes in international cricket. During the third and final one-day match against Bangladesh in St. Kitts, Chris Gayle played an innings of 73 runs off 66 balls, while hitting the ball 5 times over the boundary line.