Babar Azam, but even so being an influence hitter, has additionally confirmed his management credentials via serving to Pakistan reach some large ends up in the previous couple of years. Azam has been main the Asian facet throughout all codecs since 2020. And below his captaincy, the staff now not simplest reached the semi-finals of the T20 International Cup 2021, however accomplished few different bilateral triumphs as neatly.
Then again, even throughout the Pakistani cricket staff, it doesn’t appear to be everybody sees him because the no. 1 selection for captain, and tempo sensation Shaheen Shah Afridi is amongst them.
The frontline speedster, who was once lately named the captain of Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL) franchise Lahore Qalandars, picked Mohammad Rizwan when requested to fee the ‘absolute best captain’. The 21-year-old was once quizzed about this whilst addressing a press convention submit his elevation within the PSL. Shaheen mentioned he started his home profession with Rizwan, and due to this fact would rank him forward of Babar.
“I love Rizwan’s persona. I began taking part in home cricket with him from KPK’s facet and I’d fee him as the most productive,” he mentioned right through the media briefing. “Since Babar (Azam) has completed an out of this world activity with the nationwide staff, I can rank him 2nd,” he mentioned.
Even if, the present nationwide captain didn’t get Afridi’s vote with regards to captaincy, the quick bowler heaped praises and named him his favorite in addition to the No. 1 batter.
“Babar Azam is my favorite batter and he’s the number 1 as neatly. He has completed an out of this world activity as a captain for the nationwide staff and we’re attaining new heights below him,” the left-arm pacer reckoned.
In the meantime, the 2022 version of the PSL gets underway in Karachi on January 27. Lahore Qalandars’ season opener is towards protecting champions Multan Sultans on January 29.
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