Former Pakistan rapid bowler Aqib Javed talked about the variation concerning India and Pakistan teams forward of the Asia Cup 2022.
India and Pakistan have been paired in the Team A of the continental function with one extra staff joining them by the Qualifiers phase. The India vs Pakistan large-octane clash is scheduled on August 28 at the Dubai Intercontinental Cricket Stadium.
It is the exact location in which Pakistan posted an emphatic 10-wicket gain versus their arch-rivals in the T20 Planet Cup final calendar year in October. Pakistan skipper Babar Azam (68*) and wicketkeeper Mohammad Rizwan (79*) nullified the Indian bowlers right after the dew came into participate in and chased down 152 with 13 balls to spare.
Hardik Pandya’s return to variety right after T20 World Cup 2021
Hardik Pandya was component of the staff that dropped to Pakistan in the T20 Globe Cup 2021. Hardik purely performed as a batter in that match as he was battling with health.
Hardik was out of motion for the Indian crew following their embarrassing exit from the group stage. Hardik returned to IPL 2022 as Gujarat Titans captain and encouraged them to their maiden title with sheer all-spherical functionality.
Hardik gained his India put back again by dint of IPL 2022 excellence. Due to the fact then he has been unstoppable within all spheres of the recreation. Apart from batting and bowling, Hardik has also proven his management credentials with a 2- win in Ireland and stood as India’s captain in the fifth T20I from the West Indies.
Pakistan does not have a Hardik Pandya like all-rounder: Aaqib Javed
Javed, who was component of Pakistan’s glorious 1992 Environment Cup-winning squad, termed Rohit Sharma and Fakhar Zaman as essential batters from each sides.
The 50-calendar year-aged also reckoned Hardik Pandya will make the difference in the marquee clash with Pakistan missing a authentic all-rounder in their ranks.
“The difference amongst the two groups lies in their batting. India’s batting is continue to much more expert. If a batter like Rohit Sharma clicks, he can solitary-handedly gain the match for India,” Javed told paktv.television set.
“Similarly with Fakhar Zaman. If he performs with management, he can acquire the match for Pakistan. But the middle-get line-up of India and Pakistan, which is the distinction. Also their all-rounder, that can make a big difference. Mainly because Pakistan does not have a Hardik Pandya like all-rounder,” he added.
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