Rashid Latif stated that Pakistan shall be excessive on confidence after beating India in final 12 months’s T20 World Cup match in Dubai.
Babar Azam and Virat Kohli. Courtesy: Reuters
- Latif lauded Pakistan for taking part in a optimistic model of cricket
- Latif stated that India and Pakistan would be the favourites within the Asia Cup 2022
- Latif performed 37 Checks and 166 ODIs for Pakistan
Former wicketkeeper Rashid Latif reckoned that Pakistan are a greater cricket group than India at present cut-off date. The veteran was of the opinion that the Males in Inexperienced have gamers, together with the likes of skipper Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan and Shaheen Shah Afridi, who’ve been rewarded with awards by the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC).
He lauded Crew India for taking part in good cricket, but in addition stated that no different group is taking part in pretty much as good as Pakistan of late in worldwide cricket.
“India is little question a great group, however there’s no instance of the best way Pakistan is at the moment taking part in cricket. Pakistan has gamers like Shaheen Shah Afridi, Babar Azam, and Mohammad Rizwan who’re at the moment named as the very best gamers by the ICC,” Latif was quoted as saying in Cricket Pakistan.
Latif, who performed 37 Checks and 166 ODIs for Pakistan from 1992 to 2003, stated that India and Pakistan will go into the upcoming Asia Cup because the agency favourites.
“Little doubt different groups are additionally aggressive however the principle competitors in Asia Cup 2022 could be between India and Pakistan,” he said.
Latif additionally stated that Pakistan could be excessive on morale and confidence after beating the Males in Blue by 10 wickets in final 12 months’s T20 World Cup match on the Dubai Worldwide Cricket Stadium.
“I’m eager for Pakistan to win Asia Cup 2022. The victory in opposition to India within the latest T20 World Cup 2021 has elevated hopes for Pakistan,” Latif added.
Again then, Rizwan and Babar made positive that they stitched collectively a 152-run stand for the opening wicket and took Pakistan to victory with 13 balls to spare.