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KK vs IU: Shoaib Akhtar slams Sharjeel, not impressed with his inning

KK vs IU: Shoaib Akhtar slams Sharjeel, not impressed with his inning

KK vs IU: Shoaib Akhtar slams Sharjeel, not impressed with his inning

Pakistan’s former well-known pace bowler, Shoaib Akhtar has slammed Sharjeel Khan who explosively batted throughout KK vs IU PSL 6 encounter. Share added a magnificent partnership with Babar as 176 became the highest partnership in PSL history (at any wicket).

Shoaib is uninspired and says that he needs to focus on his fitness. He says that the batter wasted his career harming Pakistan Cricket in past and believes that being unfit will diminish players’ chance of getting selected.

KK vs IU: Shoaib Akhtar slams Sharjeel, not impressed with his inning

“Firstly, Sharjeel who harmed Pakistan cricket and himself made a strong comeback and he performed fantastically. However, I need one more thing from him that’s fitness. If you will not be serious about your fitness, your chances of getting selected in the team are less,” said Shoaib Akhtar.

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Akhtar further claimed that Pakistan’s opening woes can be solved if Kamran Akmal and Sharjeel Khan are selected for the destructive opening in the squad. He has advised the player to focus on his fitness.

“Take care of your fitness. Five years of great loss, and if Kamran Akmal and Sharjeel Khan would have been openers, the opening problem of Pakistan would have been solved. I expect better things from you and serve Pakistan to the best of your ability,” he added.

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The bowler claimed that the red hot squad could have even chased a target of over 210 successfully. Crediting Shadab Khan, he said that the youngster played showing his captaincy in each depart. Also, some key players have returned gifts to the management utilizing the investments.

“Shadab’s captaincy was brilliant and even if the target would have been 210, United would have chased that down as they were playing superbly. The investment was done on Hussain Talat, Faheem Ashraf and they played well. We need these all-rounders in the future,” he said.

The team needs finishers to win!

Shoaib Akhtar added that the guts in batting line-up with strengthened finishers will be triumphing their team. Loading Faheem, Talat, Asif, and Iftikhar, who stole the show with their terrific help with the bat, Akhtar added that the men showed what finishers and batters are.

As we have seen NSK is helpful for the fast bowlers and the team that bats first, mostly lose the game. The former player said that the fast bowlers picking up some wickets may be crucial to work out for achievement.

“The teams who will play with a deep batting lineup with good finishers are going to win the matches and this was shown by Iftikhar, Hussain Talat, and Asif Ali today. Faheem Ashraf also played a cameo. It will not work unless the fast bowlers take wickets,” he concluded.

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