Virat Kohli can improve his technique by looking at Babar Azam, says Aaqib Javed | Cricket News
LAHORE (Pakistan): Former Pakistan pacer Aaqib Javed on Sunday stated that India skipper Virat Kohli must glance to observe Babar Azam with a purpose to enhance his methodology.
Virat has performed 254 ODIs and 91 Exams in his profession to this point and he has a median of 59.07 within the 50-over layout. Whilst in Exams, he averages 52.37. Recently, the Indian skipper may be ranked as the #1 ODI batsman.
“Virat Kohli has a greater vary [of shots] as in comparison to Babar Azam however he additionally has one space of weak point. If the ball swings, he has a tendency to get trapped across the off-stump reminiscent of towards James Anderson in England,” Javed informed Cricket Pakistan.
“While you take a look at Babar, you do not see any susceptible spaces. Similar to, [Sachin] Tendulkar who additionally did not have any susceptible spaces. Babar is technically extra secure and sound but when he follows Kohli’s health regimen he’ll turn into an excellent higher participant. In the meantime, Kohli can enhance his methodology by means of having a look at Babar in order that he does not get trapped,” he added.
It’s been virtually 1.five years that Kohli has now not scored a world century, however of overdue, he has proven that impeccable magnificence and it additionally noticed him successful the Guy of the Collection award for his efficiency towards England within the five-match T20I collection.
Babar lately registered an ODI ton towards South Africa, and he surpassed Kohli and South Africa’s Hashim Amla because the fastest to notch up 13 centuries within the 50-over layout.
Babar is lately ranked on the quantity two spot within the ICC ODI batsmen ratings.