Pakistan cricket team captain Babar Azam overlooked the presence of pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi in the T20 match against India on Sunday,
Team green, after a nail-biting match, lost to India by 5 wickets in its opening contest of Asia Cup 2022. Unfortunately, big name pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi is no more part of the T20 squad for Asia Cup 2022 due to an injury.
Afridi’s absence is a main setback for the facet as the pacer’s super overall performance helped Pakistan clinch a victory against India in the T20 world cup last year.
During the post-match presentation ceremony, captain Babar Azam additionally felt the absence of Shaheen Shah Afridi on the ground and said, “Naseem Shah’s overall performance was outstanding, even though we missed the presence of Shaheen Shah Afridi.”
Babar Azam in addition stated that Naseem’s overall performance made the remaining phase of the game difficult for the opposite side and interesting, however, “we had been 10 to 15 runs short.”