Pakistan cricket team captain Babar Azam welcomed the visit to South Africa and said that his injury has healed and he has started practice. Talking to media in Lahore, Babar Azam said that his injury has been cured, the regular practice has started and you will see me in the series against South Africa. He said that it is a good thing that the South African team is coming to Pakistan and after 12 years a big team has come, for which I and the whole team are excited to play.
"It's fun to play when big teams come and people have fun, but unfortunately spectators are not allowed and we will miss that," he said. It may be recalled that the South African team will arrive in Karachi on January 16, after which a series of two Test matches will be played between the two teams which will be part of the World Test Championship. The first Test of the series will be played at the National Stadium in Karachi from January 26 to 30, while the second Test of the series will be hosted by Rawalpindi from February 4 to 8.
After that, a series of three T20 matches between the two teams will be played on February 11, 13, and 14 at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. "Three weeks in New Zealand were difficult for me because the team needed me but I couldn't do anything, but I have learned a lot," the national team captain said.
"There is a positive mindset to play for South Africa. They were also positive in New Zealand. The performance was also good but two or three players could not do it and our job is to cooperate with them because they are good players, because of a series," he said. Tell them that you are not a good player whereas before that their performance has been good.
Regarding the changes in the team, he said that he would sit down with the chief selector, coach, and management and talk to them. He could not criticize anyone after a series or two for putting them out but for building a good team. You have to cooperate with the players. Agreeing with Misbah-ul-Haq's statement, Babar Azam said that it is difficult to do nothing for 15 days, stay away from cricket and not train then stay in the room, and obviously there is a difference in skill and fitness, its bad effects. Fall.
Asked about the return of Mohammad Aamir, he said that it depends on his performance, Mohammad Aamir was rested in a series due to his performance in international cricket, now we will talk to the selectors and do whatever is possible. Babar Azam said that he has confidence in his players and the bowlers also try to perform 100 percent. Shaheen Shah Afridi bowls at any number in international or domestic cricket, as well as other players, try.