Published: August 6, 2020 11:04:38 am
Former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja says prolific run-scorer Babar Azam has some technical flaws in his game which he needs to iron out to be counted as a nice. Babar scored 69 runs on the primary day of the primary Test in opposition to England and solid an unbeaten 96-run stand with Shan Masood (46 batting).
Ramiz famous that Babar was dealing with the ball with open shoulders which might forestall him from taking part in his drives. “When that is happening it means that your head position isn’t right. The head is not locked in with the shoulder. When you open yourself up in that manner, facing the outswinger becomes problematic. This means that your drives will stop connecting,” Ramiz stated on his Youtube channel.
Babar now has 4 tons of and three half centuries in his final eight Test innings. Ramiz, nonetheless, felt that the Babar struggled as a result of he was hesitant and nervous.
Ramiz praised the tall left-handed Shan Masoodand stated captain Azhar Ali was struggling due to his tendency to overthink in his capability as each a batsman and the chief of the facet.
“He is over-analysing all aspects whether it is batting or captaincy. He should be more relaxed. It is important to switch on and off for a captain. You have to be turned on when the action is happening but you have to take a bit of time out when the action stops. He puts too much pressure on himself.”
Pakistan’s Test captain fell cheaply, leaving Pakistan on 43 for 2 earlier than Shan and Babar steadied the innings.
Pakistan is taking part in a Test for the primary time since February whereas England have come into this collection recent from a 2-1 win over West Indies lately.
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