Pakistan batting guide Matthew Hayden elaborated on the variations between Pakistan skipper, Babar Azam, and Indian captain, Virat Kohli. Hayden believes that Babar is lots much less animated when in comparison with the likes of Kohli.
Ahead of the essential semifinal between Pakistan and Australia, Hayden spoke about Babar and his batting model. He went on to say the variations between two very comparable but totally different batsmen in Kohli and Babar.
“Babar and his personality is, as you see is what you get. He is very consistent. He is very stable. He is not overly flamboyant. In fact, I would go as far as to say he is almost the opposite personality to someone like Virat Kohli, who is very animated, very passionate, and very boisterous on the field,” Hayden talked about.
“Babar has great control and temperament” – Matthew Hayden
Matthew Hayden additional analyzed that Babar has glorious management and said that his expertise, particularly the quickness with which he can learn the size of the ball is parallel to none.
“He has great control and a wonderful temperament. Just to give you an insight into that talent, his ability to be able to consistently be able to react to the ball is second to none from what I’ve seen. He picks up the line and the length of the ball quicker than the average cricketer that is going around. That is the mark of someone that is a very fine player,” Hayden added.
The two sides, India and Pakistan, have had contrasting campaigns within the T20 World Cup. While Babar’s males completed on prime of their group with 5 wins in 5 video games, Kohli and co. bowed out within the Super 12 stage having received simply three out of 4 video games.
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