Karachi, August 6
Former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja says prolific run-scorer Babar Azam has some technical flaws in his recreation which he must iron out to be counted as an important.
Babar scored 69 runs on the primary day of the primary Test towards England and solid an unbeaten 96-run stand with Shan Masood (46 batting).
Ramiz famous that Babar was going through the ball with open shoulders which might forestall him from enjoying 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 mentioned on his Youtube channel.
Babar now has 4 lots 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 Masood and mentioned 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 enjoying a Test for the primary time since February whereas England have come into this sequence contemporary from a 2-1 win over West Indies not too long ago. PTI