Pakistan skipper Babar Azam was satisfied with the team’s performance successful the precocious concluded ODI bid against South Africa arsenic the Men-in-Green are present gearing up for T20I showdown against the Proteas.
Babar-led broadside clinched the three-match bid with the score of 2-1 successful Centurion connected Wednesday, wherever the visitors top-order erstwhile again played a cardinal role.
“I americium precise assured with the side,” said Babar while talking to the media. “I americium precise blessed with the show of the apical bid in difficult conditions similar South Africa. It gives america a batch of assurance heading into the T20Is.”
“It was the work of the top-order to instrumentality our innings deep, which we did. Throughout the series, our batsmen did well, especially Fakhar [Zaman] and Imam[-ul Haq], and we wanted to proceed our momentum. We wanted to decorativeness the innings disconnected and I was blessed to beryllium determination till the end.”
Fakhar Zaman finished the ODI bid arsenic apical runs getter with 302, portion skipper, who himself had a large tally with the bat, notched implicit 200 runs successful the 3 50-overs games.
Babar besides admitted that the middle-order struggled during the series, but backed them to execute good successful the upcoming matches.
“We cognize we are missing a liable subordinate successful middle-order and including Sarfaraz successful the broadside was aimed astatine that,” said Babar. “He [Sarfaraz] is our elder subordinate and helium knows however to transportation the crippled forward.”