Misbahul Haq defends Babar Azam against criticism on captaincy


LAHORE: Pakistan’s former skipper and batter Misbah-Ul-Haq has said that he was very disappointed over speculations around Babar Azam’s captainc. He added that the way Babar Azam was targeted was not right.

Speaking to the media here, the former head coach Misbah said that no matter who is the captain, a change should only be made after assessing things thoroughly. Misbah said that the decisions should not be taken just for the sake of putting pressure on others.

The former chief selector further said that Babar Azam’s comparison to star Indian batter Virat Kohli is unfair as the latter has played way more cricket than the former.

Misbah said that it is unfair to compare Virat Kohli with Babar Azam. Virat Kohli has played a lot of international cricket. Meanwhile, Babar Azam has just started his international career.

Misbah said that the two famous batters should be compared when both of them have played the same amount of cricket. “Virat Kohli’s achievements are unmatchable at the moment, he said.

Meanwhile, Pakistan cricket team’s fast bowler Shaheen Afridi also became a fashion designer after taking wickets.

Shaheen Afridi is designing the new kit of his franchise Lahore Qalandars for the 8th season of Pakistan Super League (PSL).

Atif Rana, the CEO of Lahore Qalandars announced in a video message on social media that Shaheen Afridi is our captain, he is also designing the new kit. will give’.

PSL 8 starts from February 13, Lahore Qalandars will defend the title.