Southampton: (Sports Desk) The decision to field Mohammad Rizwan for the first T20 match against England, the captain of the national team Babar Azam has decided the final XI, the first match of the series will be played in Manchester today. On the other hand, talking to reporters before the series, the Pakistan T20 captain expressed frustration over not scoring much in the Test series, saying, “I always try to play well. One of my goals is to score a century in T20.” And to be honest, my goal is to score a century in this series.
I am disappointed not to turn my start in the Test series into big scores but I will learn from these mistakes, I have analyzed them to improve in the next series.
Talking about Shadab Khan and Haider Ali, Babar Azam said that they could be selected to promote the batting order while they would definitely consider selecting Haider Ali for batting in the first position. He said, “Shadab showed great form with batting in Pakistan Super League (PSL). We will try to use the order according to the situation of the match.
Haider Ali is a great and excellent player, we have tried to include him in this group, he is playing well in the nets and is also performing well in practice matches. ”Babar Azam asked about wicket-keeping. But he did not give a clear answer as both the former captain and Mohammad Rizwan are his candidates. The T20 captain said: “Mohammad Rizwan and Sarfraz Ahmed are both talented wicket-keeper-batsmen. Rizwan is in great form while Sarfraz Ahmed has a lot of experience. Choosing between them will be a difficult decision for the management. But whoever gets better will play.