What’s the point of what they do, Aaqib Javed explains why he’s upset with Pakistan captain Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan

Aaqib Javed said what's the point of Pakistan captain Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan scoring runs

Aaqib Javed: “But what’s the point of them scoring runs? You will only win those games where the target is in the 150 range”

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Former pace bowler Aaqib Javed has questioned the point of Pakistan captain Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan scoring runs in T20Is if the team can only chase down scores of around 150.

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Shoaib Malik is the best number four batsman, ex-fast bowler wants Pakistan to pick him right away

Aaqib Javed said Shoaib Malik is the best number four batsman Pakistan have for T20Is

Aaqib Javed: “Shoaib Malik is currently the best choice [for the] number four position”

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Former fast bowler Aaqib Javed has urged Pakistan to pick senior all-rounder Shoaib Malik right away as he believes the 40-year-old is the best option to bat at number four in T20Is.

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They worry about the middle order, Nasser Hussain on two Pakistan batsmen constantly being criticised for their low strike-rate

Nasser Hussain said Pakistan captain Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan worry about the middle order

Nasser Hussain: “Why does Rizwan and Babar just lower their strike-rate, it’s because they worry about their middle order”

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Former England captain Nasser Hussain said Pakistan skipper Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan have low strike-rates in T20Is since they worry about the middle order.

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Pick these three guys, Inzamam-ul-Haq sees trio playing huge role for Pakistan

Inzamam-ul-Haq said Pakistan should pick Shan Masood, Sharjeel Khan and Shoaib Malik

Inzamam-ul-Haq: “I think Shoaib Malik, Sharjeel Khan, and Shan Masood can play a great role for Pakistan given the current situation”

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Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq believes that opener Sharjeel Khan, top order batsman Shan Masood and veteran all-rounder Shoaib Malik should be picked regularly in T20Is.

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No. 3 spot perfect for him, Nasser Hussain on Pakistan batsman who can hammer the ball a long way

Nasser Hussain said the No. 3 spot is perfect for Pakistan batsman Fakhar Zaman

Nasser Hussain: “If Pakistan can get their middle order hitting going – Fakhar Zaman should help with that and I would bat him at No. 3”

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Former England captain Nasser Hussain said he would slot Pakistan attacking batsman Fakhar Zaman at number three in T20Is.

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They are the problem, Nasser Hussain on important players in the Pakistan team

Nasser Hussain said the middle order batsmen are the problem for Pakistan

Nasser Hussain: “Pakistan’s openers aren’t the problem. It’s the middle-order, they aren’t picking leg-spinners like Hasaranga in the Asia Cup and Adil Rashid… and that’s where the wheels are coming off”

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Former England captain Nasser Hussain said Pakistan’s middle order batsmen have been the team’s Achilles heel in T20Is as they have not performed consistently.

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He is the opener Pakistan need, Shahid Afridi on youngster with immense firepower showing clear intent

Shahid Afridi said Mohammad Haris is the opener Pakistan need

Shahid Afridi: “Babar Azam, we need firepower at the top with batters who are showing clear intent like Haris and Shadab. Please consider Haris opening with Rizwan and you one down followed by your next best hitter”

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Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi wants to see Mohammad Haris open the batting in T20Is.

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Keep opening the batting, Adam Gilchrist doesn’t want Pakistan player to demote himself

Adam Gilchrist has told Pakistan captain Babar Azam to keep opening the batting in T20Is

Adam Gilchrist: “Oh no, I think he [Babar] is an opening batter, his record is excellent. He’s having a challenging time but I think he’s a good enough player to come out on top, he is a wonderful player”

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Legendary Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist has urged Pakistan captain Babar Azam to keep opening the batting in T20Is.

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