- Babar Azam says group will attempt to carry ahead successful momentum in Take a look at collection.
- Captain assured about group’s efficiency regardless of break from take a look at cricket.
- Babar Azam says he has all the time performed for the group and a mixture is made as per the scenario.
HARARE: Pakistan skipper Babar Azam on Wednesday referred to as on the pundits and analysts to cease claiming that “nothing” is in his management and warranted everybody that he decides all issues associated to the group administration himself.
“The impression that I have nothing in my hands should end now. Everyone can see on the field that I look after all the matters related to the team,” mentioned Azam whereas chatting with the media forward of Pakistan’s two-match take a look at collection towards Zimbabwe that begins from tomorrow. He lamented that in each press convention, questions are raised over his function.
The skipper mentioned that even the ultimate eleven is set by him after taking enter from the administration.
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“I am the captain and I know my role. Everyone has their own way of thinking and opinion,” mentioned the batsman.
When requested about veteran batsman Shoaib Malik’s request for a white-ball coach, Babar mentioned that it was the PCB’s job to look into the matter. He clarified that neither he nor some other participant has any issues with the present coaches of the group, including that they’re “happy” with Misbah and co.
Within the digital press convention, Azam mentioned that the group will attempt to carry ahead its successful momentum within the Take a look at collection. He added that Pakistan will come out with a successful mixture on the sphere and advised that modifications will probably be made, if wanted, within the taking part in eleven.
The captain admitted that Pakistan will probably be taking part in Take a look at cricket after a break in new situations however added that he’s “confident” that the group will carry out properly.
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“Pakistan’s test batting is strong, Fawad Alam and Azhar Ali are experienced batters,” mentioned Babar. He additionally mentioned that the 2 have advised that openers Abid Ali and Imran Butt ought to be backed of their roles.
Talking about his place, Azam mentioned that he has all the time performed for the group and a mixture is made as per the scenario, including that he even modified his place within the closing T20I for the group.
“I play according to the team’s situation and do not play selfishly. Everyone gives an opinion and I do not pay heed to that,” mentioned Babar in response to a query. He admitted that he does get pleased after breaking data however is all the time “focused” on the group.