Azhar Ali looks forward to support Pakistan’s new Test captain


Karachi: Former skipper Azhar Ali said he will guide the newly appointed Test captain Babar Azam where and when needed. 

Taking to Twitter, Azhar congratulated Babar for replacing him as Test skipper.

“Congratulations Babar for being appointed as test captain, all the best brother. I assure my full support to you. May Allah help you achieve many glorious victories for Pakistan Ameen,” he wrote on Twitter.

Meanwhile, former Pakistan’s head coach Mikey Arthur also congratulated the young batsman for becoming Test skipper. “Congratulations Babar, wishing you all the success as test captain of Pakistan, except of course against Sri Lanka,” he wrote.

Wicket-keeper batsman Mohammad Rizwan wished his skipper best of luck for future endeavors. “Congratulations to one of the finest, consistent & leading batsmen of the cricket world – Babar Azam. You truly deserved to be the captain of Pakistan in all three formats. May Pakistan continues to shine under your captaincy and we see our flag soaring high, Amen,” he said. 

Read: Babar Azam named Test captain