Pakistan’s star batsman, Babar Azam made it clear during a question and answer session on Twitter on Sunday that he would prefer to be called as Babar Azam of Pakistan rather than Virat Kohli of his country.
During the #AskBabarAzam session, a fan asked him, “How will he feel if he is called Virat Kohli of Pakistan?”
The young batsman wasted very little time and replied that Virat Kohli is a great batsman and there is no comparison between the two. Moreover, he would like to be called as the Babar Azam of Pakistan.
— Babar Azam (@babarazam258) August 6, 2017
Azam stunned the world with his classy batting. He scored three consecutive centuries against West Indies.
He joined Viv Richards, Kevin Pietersen, Jonathan Trott and Quinton De Kock as the fastest to score 1,000 ODI runs, where he reached in 21 innings. He is the fastest Pakistani batsman to make 1,000 ODI runs.