Salman Butt
Salman Butt (src: Twitter)

Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt went down closely on the selectors whereas answering a question on Pakistan’s T20 World Cup 2022 squad. One of many main points within the Pakistan batting line-up has been their struggling middle-order that has discovered it powerful to carry out constantly. The likes of Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Asif Ali have all failed constantly whereas their replacements Haider Ali and Mohammad Haris haven’t made a lot of an impression both.  

Extra to the woes, Pakistan misplaced their residence sequence towards England lately after they suffered a defeat within the closing of Asia Cup 2022 towards Sri Lanka. The performances within the ongoing New Zealand Tri-Sequence haven’t been very convincing, nonetheless, the Pakistan administration has backed the center order to return good.  

Salman does not appear impressed with the picks and reserves for the T20 World Cup 2022 and he gave a savage reply to a journalist.  

Salman Butt feels Mohammad Haris should not have been picked 

Butt feels that Mohammad Haris travelling as a second wicketkeeper-batter in reserves alongside Fakhar Zaman isn’t the most suitable choice and elaborated on the type of Haris in T20Is.  

“Your second wicketkeeper Mohammad Haris is in touring reserves. Fakhar Zaman can be in reserves, and he’s not in kind as nicely. Dahani can be in reserves. You picked Haris. He performed 5 to 6 matches in Nationwide T20… he does not also have a rating of 15. He dropped three catches in a single match,” Butt informed throughout a chat on Cric Bridge YouTube channel. 

The host of the chat sarcastically mentioned that the selectors are sleeping, and Butt’s savage reply to that has gone viral.

“A sleeping particular person can get up. Ye toh behosh hain (they’re unconscious),” Butt replied to the journalist. 

Pakistan squad for T20 World Cup 2022: Babar Azam (c), Shadab Khan (vc), Asif Ali, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shan Masood, Usman Qadir

Reserves: Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Haris, Shahnawaz Dahani