Need To Give More Game Time To Test The Regulars
Pakistan were even more clinical against the hosts after winning the T20I Series by 2-1 margin against Zimbabwe.
Winning the first Test, Pakistan’s goal will be to finish their tour on a high. And for that they cannot afford to be too confident. They’ve shortlisted 13 players for the play and will finalized on the XI on the game day.
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— Kiran Ali (@_KiranAli_) May 12, 2021
“Our openers set the tone and the middle order took forward the momentum, especially Fawad Alam whose experience was very important for us in Tests,” Azam. Stated
“Hasan Ali was outstanding and Shaheen Afridi bowled well, in fact, our bowlers dominated the first Test” he added
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— Syed Tauqeer Ali Rizvi (@syydking) May 12, 2021
The Top Ranked Batsman
The top ranked batsman in ODIs and No 3 in T20Is, Babar Azam, has showed their improvement even in the longest format in the last couple of years and will be looking to create on that after a disappointing return in the first Test.
“I don’t focus much on the rankings. If you perform well, you’ll be ranked amongst the top cricketers, but if you don’t perform, you are likely to lose your place in the ICC player rankings,” Babar said.