The newly appointed ODI skipper i.e. Babar Azam seems to have upset senior former cricketers like Rashid Latif and Shoaib Akhtar even though Pakistan’s number one batsman is yet to lead the green shirts in an official game.
Rashid Latif & Shoaib Akhtar Blast Babar Azam For Showing A Lack Of Vision
Both Rashid Latif and Shoaib Akhtar blamed Babar Azam for showing a lack of vision during his press conference that took place only a few days back. While the Rawalpindi Express called for the skipper to tighten his communication skills; Rashid Latif wanted the 25 year old to be more clear with regard to his vision about the all important role.
Rashid Latif Blames The Limited Overs Skipper For Showing “Poor Mental Attitude”
Former captain, Rashid Latif while commenting on Babar’s press conference said, “Babar should have made a strong statement rather than just following the script given to him. You have already showcased that your mental attitude and approach is not up to the mark.”
Shoaib Akhtar Indirectly Criticizes The Support Staff!
Former speedster indirectly criticized the support staff that includes Misbah-ul-Haq and Waqar Younis when he said, “I wish him (Babar Azam) best of luck for the future but if he keeps on following people around him, right now, then he will end up where he started.”