- Australian Take a look at cricketer Usman Khawaja is ready to dwell his dream of enjoying for a Pakistani franchise.
- The cricketer has been picked for Islamabad United’s substitute draft’ slot.
- On the age of 5, Khawaja’s household moved from Islamabad to Australia.
Australian Take a look at cricketer Usman Khawaja is ready to dwell his dream of enjoying for Pakistan, as he was picked by the Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL) franchise, Islamabad United as its “replacement draft”.
Khawaja is eagerly awaiting to play in Pakistan. The cricketer might be joined by fellow Australians James Faulkner, Callum Ferguson, and Joe Burns, who have been all chosen by the Lahore Qalandars.
The group he joins represents the town the place he was born. On the age of 5, Khawaja’s household moved from Islamabad to Australia.
Khawaja mentioned sadly, he by no means received a=the prospect to play for the Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL) due to home cricket. “This might be a little blessing in disguise to play over there. I’d love to go over there and play,” the cricketer instructed cricket.com.au.
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“I’ve played in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh but I’ve never played in Pakistan where I was born and it’s something I would love to do, to go home to where it all began for myself, my family,” he added.
“I would also like to go home where my family and I started, I feel good that cricket is coming back to Pakistan,” he mentioned.
Speaking in regards to the Indian Premier League (IPL), Khuwaja mentioned: “Personally, if the PSL had as much money as the IPL there’s no doubt all the international players would be going there,” he opined.
The Worldwide Cricket Council’s future excursions programme (FTP) has Australia scheduled for an away sequence in opposition to Pakistan in February and March of 2022, comprising two Checks, three ODIs and three T20Is, learn the publication.