Pakistan skipper Babar Azam mentioned Tuesday the Inexperienced Shirts had been stuffed with confidence forward of their departure to India for the ICC Males’s World Cup, with a watch on the coveted trophy.
“As a crew, our morale could be very excessive, we now have confidence. We’ll attempt to play our greatest. I request all of you to hope for the crew,” the skipper mentioned throughout a pre-departure press convention in Lahore.
The crew heads to the 50-over event after their setback within the not too long ago concluded Asia Cup, the place they got here fourth and their ICC ODI rating fell to second, however the skipper believes the debacle helped the crew be taught.
“We couldn’t ship on top of things, however we realized from it. We simply do not level out our errors, however we additionally discuss learn how to enhance these sides,” the captain famous.
Babar mentioned the crew’s planning for the Asia Cup was totally different, and one other plan for the upcoming occasion could be totally different.
“The circumstances are totally different from Asia Cup. We’ll monitor the circumstances, and no matter is finest for Pakistan, we’ll go into the match with that planning,” the trendy batter famous.
The crew has been underneath criticism resulting from its lacklustre efficiency within the Asia Cup, with a number of pundits agreeing that the Inexperienced Shirts had been missing in middle-over bowling.
“I spoke to Shadab Khan and we gave confidence to one another. I and Shadab know that we aren’t bowling effectively within the center overs, however I belief my gamers greater than I belief myself,” he mentioned.