Pakistan had didn’t qualify for the semi-final stage within the ICC World Cup 2019. Nevertheless, their star batsman Babar Azam stored going from power to power.
He turned the second-fastest batsman in ODI historical past to cross three,000 runs throughout the event.
In eight innings, 24-year-old Azam amassed 474 runs, which included a blistering 101 not out in a must-win match towards New Zealand.
The teenager by no means didn’t shock together with his constant performances below strain.
On being requested whose efficiency he felt was probably the most spectacular within the showpiece occasion, that is what the teenager needed to say –
“I actually take pleasure in watching Kane Williamson bat, other than when he’s scoring runs towards Pakistan.”
“What impressed me most about Williamson is the best way he paces his innings, the best way he performs his photographs so late, his calmness on the crease, his timing, the best way he handles strain and the best way he leads from the entrance and absorbs duty.”
“He’s only a implausible role-model for any batsman and he’s a batsman who I attempt to emulate,” he stated in an interview with PakPassion.
The precise-hander additionally revealed the key behind being a great batsman –
“Nevertheless, I feel it’s also possible to study quite a bit by watching the entire good batsmen round for the time being and I consider you may actually enhance as a batsman if you happen to take the very best elements from a mixture of fine batsmen.”
“If one takes and absorbs from a batsman how he copes in sure circumstances, how he handles strain, how he bats on bouncy tracks or turning tracks, what he’s doing to counteract bowlers on seaming pitches then that may undoubtedly enhance you as a participant and that’s precisely what I’m attempting to do,” he added.
Babar Azam has repeatedly been in comparison with Indian run-machine Virat Kohli. He had said earlier that he and Kohli are two several types of gamers and therefore, such comparisons will not be proper.
Apart from, the explosive batsman additionally clarified that captaincy was not on his thoughts. His solely focus as of now was to attain runs for Pakistan.
At present, the sensational in-form batsman is enjoying for Somerset within the Vitality T20 Blast. He has been the main run-scorer within the event thus far with 425 runs in eight innings at a mean of over 70.