The former captain says middle-order batsmen should not be dropped in the home series (Image: Express Web)
Karachi: Former national cricket team captain Shahid Afridi also spoke about dropping middle-order batsman Fuad Alam in the series against England.
Speaking to the media after the ceremony in Karachi, former captain Shahid Afridi said that Fawad Alam should not have been left out of the Pakistan squad for the upcoming home test series against England, Fawad gave an outstanding performance for Pakistan.
He said that it is a great success for Pakistan to play the World Cup final, but the national team has to learn from mistakes, we won the World Cup 92 the same way.
When asked about Shaheen Afridi’s injury, Shahid Afridi said that he had a new injury, and it will take two to three weeks to recover, and our bench must be strengthened.
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The ex-captain said that the Bangladesh U-19s coming to Pakistan and defeating them at home raises many questions, we need to strengthen the squad.
Talking about the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Qatar, Shahid Afridi said that there are very interesting upsets going on in the World Cup, my favorite team is Germany. Congratulations to Saudi Arabia for its victory over a team like Argentina.
Talking about the country’s politics, the former multidisciplinary founder said that if someone thinks they can run the country alone, it is not possible.