Pakistan has announced the team for the Asia Cup 2022, many questions related to this tournament were asked to Babar Azam. To which he gave interesting answers.
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In the Asia Cup 2022, Pakistan has to play the first match against India. On August 28, both the teams are going to meet at the Dubai International Stadium. Before the Asia Cup, the Pakistani team has to go on a tour of the Netherlands. Pakistan captain before leaving on tour Babar Azam Had to ask if he looks old. After all, why did Babar Azam ask this? Actually Babar Azam asked this question in the press conference. A reporter questioned him on workload management, to which Babar gave an interesting answer.
Babar Azam asked – Have I become old?
Babar Azam was asked by a reporter that too much cricket is happening. Are you also thinking of relaxing in a format for workload management, then Babar Azam said, ‘It all depends on your fitness. We are working on fitness. There is no such fitness yet that we play only two formats. Do you think I am old? Do you think The load on us is increasing, so we are working more on fitness. As much as it works, we do training in the same way. We take care of everything.
Babar was asked a question on Shoaib Malik
Pakistan has not given Shoaib Malik a place in the team for the Asia Cup. Babar Azam was also asked a question on this issue. The journalist asked, ‘First Shoaib Malik was not selected in the team for the World Cup 2021 but then he was given a place in the end. Can this happen in the Asia Cup as well?’ To this Babar Azam replied, ‘We have selected the team after much discussion. Me, the coach and the selector have all taken this decision together. I think we don’t have time to change teams. We have picked the best team.
Asia Cup Pakistan squad for – Babar Azam, Shadab Khan, Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Afridi, Shahnawaz Dahani and Usman Qadir .