Inzamam mentions Pakistan World Cup squad as “three-dimensional”
Pakistan selector Inzamam-ul-Haq said on Thursday that they have picked a three-dimensional squad for the World Cup. He likewise expressed that it will give a wide scope of choices to the skipper during the tournament in England.
Currently the word “three-dimensional” is trending in the social media tremendously. The word first used by the BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad. He used the word on explaining why Vijay Shankar selected in the World Cup team instead of Ambati Rayadu. He mentioned Vijay Shankar as the three-dimensional as he’s much skillful in batting, bowling and fielding all. After that, Rayadu made a cryptic tweet to response the decision.
On Thursday, former Pakistan skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq again used this term to explain the World Cup squad of Pakistan.
“In England and Wales, conditions assume a critical role. In light of this, we have chosen a three-dimensional side, which gives the captain a wide scope of alternatives of whatever strategy he picks on a match day,” said Inzamam.
“We have encountered hitters, who are upheld up by bowlers with a lot of assortment and variety to exploit any kind of conditions.
“This is pretty much the side we have been playing since the ICC Champions Trophy 2017. I have total trust that this side has become further in understanding and stature since 2017. Bolstered by the flare, expertise, ability and slaughtering intuition, this side has the capacity and potential to meet people’s high expectations and produce solid performances,” he said.
“While picking the side, we’ve attempted to consider every contingency by evaluating our qualities just as dissecting every opponent, the match venues and the event format,” he added.
Pakistan announced their World Cup squad yesterday with the surprise omission of Mohammad Amir and Shan Masood. Mohammad Amir was the man of the match in the final of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 to seal the win for his team. Apart from these two surprises, they didn’t make much changes as they’ll surely want to replicate their Champions Trophy heroics which was also held in England.
Pakistan World Cup Squad:
Sarfaraz Ahmed (capt & wk) Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Abid Ali,Haris Sohail, Babar Azam,Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Hasnain, Shaheen Shah Afridi