The Pakistan cricket group and the Indian cricket group suffered massive losses on Tuesday. The former misplaced a T20I to England whereas the latter misplaced to Australia. For each the heavyweights, the losses will enhance considerations a month forward of the T20 World Cup. The defeats left former Pakistan cricket group spinner Danish Kaneria disenchanted. Kaneria, who’s Pakistan’s highest wicket-taking spinner in Tests with 261 scalps, mentioned the groups want to tug up their socks.
“We are on the highway to the World Cup. The sort of efficiency that we have been anticipating from the 2 groups – India and Pakistan – after the Asia Cup is nowhere to be seen. One misplaced to England and the opposite misplaced to Australia. What are the 2 Asian powerhouses as much as? Time may be very quick and it is advisable to gear up,” Danish Kaneria said on his YouTube channel.
He then went on to analyses the 2 groups’ kits for the 2022 T20 World Cup. Pakistan unveiled their jersey on Monday and it’s being known as “Thunder jersey”.
“First, I’ve to speak in regards to the package of Pakistan. It looks like watermelon…there’s a recreation known as ‘fruit ninja’, there you chop fruits…it appears they’ve blended muskmelon and watermelon and made the shirts. It must be correct inexperienced, darkish inexperienced. Aisa matlab ki fruit ki dukaan pe khade hai (It appears we’re standing in a fruit store). The Indian group’s jersey can also be gentle color, it must be darkish colored. It brings a vibe. In uninteresting colors, you look uninteresting. Like how uninteresting Indian group regarded of their bowling,” he mentioned.
Pakistan on Thursday introduced its squad for the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup. The Babar Azam-led facet seems to be fairly much like the one which competed within the Asia Cup just lately. Shadab Khan has been named as Babar’s deputy whereas premier paceman Shaheen Shah Afridi has been named within the squad. Pakistan have an thrilling tempo bowling division with the likes of Naseem Shah, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Hasnain named alongside Afridi. Shahnawaz Dahani has been named within the reserves.
Fakhar Zaman, who had a quite poor Asia Cup, has been relegated to the reserves listing. Test opener Shan Masood has been named within the squad together with the likes of Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Rizwan, Asif Ali, Khushdil Shah and others.
Pakistan’s T20 World Cup squad: Babar Azam (c), Shadab Khan (vc), Asif Ali, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shan Masood, Usman Qadir
Reserves: Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Haris, Shahnawaz Dahani
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