Pak captain Babar Azam will play a big role When they take on India in their first clash Asia Cup 2022 Sunday (28 August). That last time Pakistan took on India at their best was in the T20 World Cup 2021 in Dubai. He was one of the main architects of India’s 10-wicket defeat to Pakistan in the mega event. Chasing a target of 152 with opening partner and wicketkeeper Mohammad Rizwan, he scored an unbeaten 68 off 52 balls, hitting 6 fours and 2 sixes respectively, scoring an unbeaten 79.
since Babur never looked back, He has been brilliant in 3 formats and let’s not forget that he also leads his side in all formats of the game. Babar is the only batsman in the world who is in the top 3 in batting rankings across all formats.
Speaking about Babar’s excellence and leadership, batting coach Mohammad Yousuf said that he is a world class player and has been performing in all formats.
“Babar Azam is a world-class player and his consistent performances in all three formats for the past three years are a solid proof of his flight. He plays well under pressure, the big guys are the ones who perform under pressure. For a captain, this is never the case. Doesn’t come easy. To focus on his skills. In fact, he is doing well in all three formats,” Yousuf said during a practice session at the ICC Academy in Dubai.
Big things are expected from Pakistan’s best batsman in the Asia Cup, which the country has won twice. Pakistan play India on Sunday and then Hong Kong on September 2 before the Super 4 stage begins. There is every possibility that India will take on Pakistan again on Sunday (September 4). And there is a strong possibility that the two sides will meet again in the competition at the summit clash on September 11.