Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar lashed out at Babar Azam for poor captaincy after the stunning defeat in opposition to Zimbabwe within the T20 World Cup 2022 Tremendous 12 stage. Chasing 131 to win, the boys in inexperienced misplaced wickets at common intervals on account of an impressed bowling effort from the Zimbabwe facet and ultimately fell brief by one run ultimately.
Skipper Babar was dismissed early once more for simply 4 runs off 9 deliveries and he’s but to fireplace in huge video games thus far because the Asia Cup 2022. The loss in opposition to Zimbabwe meant that Pakistan now not has their qualifying probabilities to the semi-finals in their very own palms and must depend upon the opposite crew’s outcomes.
You’ll be able to’t simply stroll right into a event and anticipate that the opposition will allow you to win: Shoaib Akhtar
Akhtar famous that he has all the time felt that the present Pakistan batting line-up will produce success however not on a constant foundation. He termed Babar’s management as ‘unhealthy’ and talked about how Mohammad Nawaz has struggled whereas bowling the ultimate overs. He additional claimed that Babar ought to bat at three and highlighted the key flaws within the sport together with Shaheen Shah’s health whereas questioning the model of cricket Pakistan had performed.
“I do not know why is it so exhausting for you guys to grasp. I’ve mentioned this earlier than, and I’m saying it once more that with our prime and middle-order, we will obtain huge success. We will not win constantly. Pakistan have a foul captain. Pakistan are out of the World Cup. Nawaz has bowled the final over within the three video games we now have misplaced,” Akhtar mentioned in a video uploaded on his YouTube channel.
“Babar ought to bat one down. Main flaw in Shaheen Shah Afridi’s health. Main flaw within the captaincy, and main flaws within the administration. We are going to again you however what model of cricket are you taking part in? You’ll be able to’t simply stroll right into a event and anticipate that the opposition will allow you to win,” he added.