Pakistan’s outgoing consultants, Matthew Hayden and Vernon Philander, picked their standout performers of the Pakistan staff within the ongoing T20 World Cup. They have been introduced into the facet as momentary consultants till the top of the match.
Babar Azam’s males crashed out of the match after struggling a 5-wicket loss to Australia on Thursday. It was their first defeat within the occasion however the one which put them out of competition for a spot within the finals.
Following the conclusion of the T20 World Cup, Philander and Hayden had a dialog the place they selected their finest gamers, and neither felt Shaheen Afridi deserved a point out.
“Haris (Rauf) is the one for me that stands out. Shaheen is of course a world-class performer. But, in terms of maturity, Haris is the one that stands out for me,” Philander mentioned.
Rizzi and Babar set the platform for each sport – Matthew Hayden
Matthew Hayden talked about that the openers, Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan, put up constant partnerships on the high of the order, none greater than the 153-run opening stand in opposition to India of their first match of the Super 12 stage.
“Our batters have been simply sensible on this match. In explicit, contained in the powerplay, Rizzi (Rizwan) and Babar, these two set the platform each sport. Powerplay tends to be the place you dominate T20 cricket. The steadiness of energy on the loss of life could be very key, particularly, I believe that seventeenth over from the batting sense, we’re fairly good there.
“Someone like Asif (Ali) coming and smashing. They have got some unexplored talent as well. Looking at Khusi (Khushdil Shah) and Haider (Ali), these guys have got serious talent and power,” Hayden mentioned.
Having defeated the in-form Pakistan staff, Australia now strikes on to play in opposition to New Zealand within the grand last on Sunday.