Pak vs Eng: What does Shaheen Afridi has to say about Babar, Rizwan?
Star pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi, who’s at the moment in the UK for his rehabilitation, praised the opening duo Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan in a singular method after the 2 guided Pakistan to a 10-wicket victory in opposition to England.
A shocking unbeaten opening partnership between Babar and Rizwan noticed Pakistan pull off a exceptional run-chase to beat England by 10 wickets and degree their T20I sequence at 1-1.
Babar struck 110 from 66 balls, with opening associate Rizwan ending on 88 from 51 deliveries because the hosts chased down a goal of 200 with three balls to spare in Karachi.
Whereas congratulations poured in, Shaheen’s was essentially the most notable. The younger sensation took a jibe on the opening duo calling them “egocentric” for taking the match until the final over.
“I believe it’s time to eliminate Kaptaan [Babar Azam] and [Mohammad Rizwan]. Itne [Such] egocentric gamers,” he wrote on Twitter.
“Agar sahi se khelte to match 15 overs me end hojana chahye tha. Ye akhri over tak le gaye. [If they would have played properly the match would have ended in 15 overs. But they dragged it the last over]. Let’s make this a motion?”
Shaheen shared the image of Babar and Rizwan, saying that he’s “completely happy with this superb Pakistani crew”.
Babar and Rizwan have turn out to be the most profitable batting companions in T20Is, surpassing India’s Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan.
The Indian pair had scored 1,743 runs in complete 52 innings as batting companions, Pakistan’s Babar and Rizwan surpassed them within the thirty sixth inning as batting companions once they took Pakistan’s rating to 18 runs within the third over within the second T20I in opposition to England.
They’ve additionally turn out to be the first-ever batting pair in T20Is to amass 1,800 runs as batting companions.