Virender Sehwag
Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag. (Photograph by MONEY SHARMA/AFP/Getty Photographs)

Australia, hosts for the continuing T20 World Cup 2022, struggled for ends in current T20I video games towards England and India however stay favorites to dominate the match at dwelling. Australia will begin their World Cup marketing campaign towards New Zealand on October 22 at Sydney Cricket Floor whereas the much-anticipated India-Pakistan conflict will observe at Melbourne Cricket Floor on October 23.

Each India and Australia stay sturdy contenders to raise the trophy and former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag has predicted the each nations would be the finalists this yr Sehwag identified that will probably be very tough to beat Australia at dwelling but in addition mentioned that India have a bonus with a balanced group.

“The hosts are Australia and defeating them Down Underneath may be very tough. The opposite could be the Indian group who’re balanced and have expertise of enjoying in Australia,” Sehwags instructed Cricbuzz.

Virender Sehwag and Michael Vaughan backs Babar Azam to high the charts on the World Cup

Sehwag additionally backed Babar Azam and predicted him to be the main run-getter on the 2022 World Cup, forward of the likes of Indian star batters Suryakumar Yadav and KL Rahul. Pakistani skipper was the main run-getter on the 2021 World Cup in UAE with 303 runs from six innings and has been in glorious type forward of Pakistan’s opening conflict towards India.

“He has been extraordinary. Nice enjoyable to observe. There’s a sense of calmness each time Virat Kohli bats and also you get one thing related when watching Babar,” Sehwag mentioned.

The previous English captain Michael Vaughan additionally agreed with Sehwag’s selection and mentioned that Babar’s consistency and his mixture with Rizwan will assist his rating essentially the most runs in Australia.

“This yr’s T20 World Cup, I’m going with Babar Azam. Good participant, Pakistan’s opening batter. A terrific mixture with Rizwan on the high of the order. So constant, Babar Azam will rating essentially the most runs,” mentioned Vaughan.