PAK vs NZ T20: Shaheen Afridi hints at how the playing-11 will be in the first T20? Will Babar Azam open or not? know

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PAK vs NZ T20: Shaheen Afridi hints at how the playing-11 will be in the first T20?  Will Babar Azam open or not?  know

New Delhi. 5 T20 series will be played between Pakistan and New Zealand from January 12 (Friday). Pakistan’s new captain Shaheen Afridi revealed the team’s strategy in the press conference. Afridi said that the Pakistan team will try different combinations in the T20 series against New Zealand. Afridi also defended Babar Azam and revealed about his role.

Shaheen Afridi, speaking at the press conference, stressed the importance of deciding the ideal position for every player in the Pakistan team. They said, "There are some returning young players like Azam Khan, Aamir Jamal and Sahibzada Farhan and some new players like Hasibullah and Abbas Afridi. We are hopeful that these players will be given a chance in these five T20 and upcoming T20 series before the World Cup."

Babar-Rizwan best opening pair: Afridi
Afridi described Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan as the best opening pair of Pakistan. But, he made it clear that he will try to try different combinations in the 17 matches before the T20 World Cup.

‘Will try all combinations before T20 World Cup’
Afridi said, "Babar and Rizwan will always be the best opening pair for Pakistan. I think we have 17 matches before the World Cup, and we should try to try different combinations and find out which player fits which position and we will try to play them. There may be some changes, or perhaps not. But the effort will be to get the team combination ready before the England tour. Ahead of the four T20 matches against England ahead of the T20 World Cup, we should know our best playing XI."

This fast bowler made it clear that like bowling, he will keep his approach aggressive in captaincy also.


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