Hafeez advices players to play their natural game


Experienced all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez advised Pakistan team players to stay aggressive and play their natural game in the third and last T20I against Australia on Friday.

“They don’t need to execute something new. Whatever their strength is they should try to stick on that. In Australian condition, you need to play positive cricket which helps you achieve strong results,” he said while talking to the media in Lahore.

The right-handed batsman believes that youngsters will gain exposure from tough tour of Australia and they will come back with lot of learning experiences. “I think this tour is a golden chance for youngsters to learn. They should try to fulfill their role whenever they get a chance,” Hafeez said.

Talking about Iftikhar Ahmed’s mesmerizing performance in the second contest, Hafeez said that he is an amazing cricketer. “Iftikhar is a strong hitter of the ball. You can use him wherever you want. He knows how to deliver and has done often in domestic cricket,” he highlighted.

Hafeez also praised new T20I skipper Babar Azam for his consistent performance. “Babar is a match-winning player. His consistency makes him unbeatable. I pray for him to get more success,” he concluded.

It must be noted here that Australia is leading the three-match T20I series 1-0 against Pakistan. Both teams will face each other in the last contest on Friday at Perth.